Former UFC Champion Vitor Belfort Stops 58-Year-Old Evander Holyfield In Boxing Bout

Former UFC Champion Vitor Belfort needed just one round to stop 58-year-old Evander Holyfield in a boxing bout on Saturday night, landing a combination of shots to earn a first-round stoppage win. The bout headlined a Triller "Fight Night" card, which took place at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, USA. … Continue reading Former UFC Champion Vitor Belfort Stops 58-Year-Old Evander Holyfield In Boxing Bout

Oscar De La Hoya Contracts COVID-19, Could Possibly Be Replaced By Evander Holyfield In Boxing Bout Against Vitor Belfort

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Vitor Belfort is now expected to face Evander Holyfield instead of Oscar De La Hoya on a September 11th boxing event, per TMZ. De La Hoya withdrew from his return bout after being hospitalized with COVID-19. The former boxing champion released a statement about the change, noting that he still … Continue reading Oscar De La Hoya Contracts COVID-19, Could Possibly Be Replaced By Evander Holyfield In Boxing Bout Against Vitor Belfort

Vitor Belfort To Face Oscar De La Hoya In Pro Boxing Bout on September 11th

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion and MMA veteran Vitor Belfort is set to face former boxing prizefighter Oscar De La Hoya in a pro boxing bout on September 11th, per a report from Mike Coppinger of ESPN. The fight is being aimed to take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, USA. The … Continue reading Vitor Belfort To Face Oscar De La Hoya In Pro Boxing Bout on September 11th

Flashback Friday: Pride 14: Clash of the Titans

Continuing their 2001 schedule, Pride FC returned with "Clash of the Titans." The show featured a headlining bout which saw Kazuyuki Fujita fight pro wrestler making his MMA Yoshihiro Takayama. The card did not feature the promotion's major star Kazushi Sakuraba, as he lost to Wanderlei Silva on the show before. From the Yokohama Arena … Continue reading Flashback Friday: Pride 14: Clash of the Titans

Flashback Friday: Pride 14: Clash of the Titans Play-by-Play

Quick Results: Bout 1: Antonio Schembri def. Johil de Oliveira via Submission, Armbar (RD 1, 7:17) Bout 2: Daijiro Matsui def. Pele via Decision, Unanimous Bout 3: Chuck Liddell def. Guy Mezger via KO, Punch (RD 2, 0:21) Bout 4: Gary Goodridge def. Valentijn Overeem via Submission, Knee Strikes (RD 1, 2:39) Bout 5: Vitor … Continue reading Flashback Friday: Pride 14: Clash of the Titans Play-by-Play

Flashback Friday: Pride 13: Collision Course

The year is 2001, and Pride FC is back for another year of events. Starting their six-event year was "Collision Course." The event was the promotion's second appearance at the recently built Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, and featured some of the big names in the promotion. The English broadcast featured commentary from Steven … Continue reading Flashback Friday: Pride 13: Collision Course

Flashback Friday: Pride 13: Collision Course Play-by-Play

Kicking off their 2001 schedule, Pride FC returned to Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan for the second time, this time presenting Pride 13: Collision Course. The event included lots of the big names in the promotion at the time. Of all of them, the most important one was still clearly Kazushi Sakuraba, who was … Continue reading Flashback Friday: Pride 13: Collision Course Play-by-Play

Flashback Friday: Pride 10: Return of the Warriors

After Pride FC held a smaller event called “New Blood,” the promotion returned for another large venue event titled “Return of the Warriors.” The card saw the return of the promotion’s biggest start at the time, Kazushi Sakuraba. In his last appearance, Sakuraba fought an impressive 90-minute battle against Royce Gracie. He gets paired against … Continue reading Flashback Friday: Pride 10: Return of the Warriors

Flashback Friday: Pride 9: New Blood Full Coverage

After Pride FC finished their first grand prix, they returned to a non-tournament event: Pride FC 9. “New Blood” took place from the Rainbow Hall in Nagoya, Japan. The card saw the return of Igor Vovchanchyn, Gary Goodridge, Akira Shoji, and more. Also, the card saw debuts from soon-to-be UFC fighters Vitor Belfort and Gilbert … Continue reading Flashback Friday: Pride 9: New Blood Full Coverage