HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Watch Evander Holyfield exercise in entrance of the media forward of his boxing bout in opposition to Vitor Belfort.
The former heavyweight boxing champion laced up and hit pads at Wednesday’s open exercises on the Heavyweight Factory in South Florida.
Holyfield takes on Belfort in an expert heavyweight boxing bout in the primary occasion of Triller Fight Club Legends II on Saturday, Sept. 11 on the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
The 58-year-old stepped in as a late substitute, filling in for Oscar De La Hoya who examined constructive for COVID-19 and was compelled to drag out of the battle in opposition to Belfort. The battle was initially scheduled to happen in Los Angeles, however it was moved to Florida after De La Hoya examined constructive for COVID-19 and was changed by Holyfield.
This is the primary time Holyfield will compete in 10 years. The final time he fought was in 2011 when he defeated Brian Nielsen by way of TKO.
Watch Holyfield’s open exercise within the video above.