The September 11 fight between Oscar de la hoya Y Vitor Belfort in the Staples Center Los Angeles has gone from being an exhibition to an official fight, according to Mike coppinger from ESPN.
According to his sources, the fight of From the pot Y Belfort it will be eight rounds of two minutes, at 180 pounds and is already preliminarily approved by the California commission.
So will count toward their records.
“(Oscar) is the one who said ‘I’m in the best shape of my life, f- – – this exhibition BS’ I’m going for real. ‘ None of this ballroom dancing boxing has had to endure. Both of them are in incredible shape, ”Kavanaugh said.
– Mike Coppinger (@MikeCoppinger) July 21, 2021
“(Oscar) is the one who said ‘I’m in the best shape of my life, to hell with this exhibition, I’m really going’. None of this boxing ballroom dancing that the sport had to endure. They are both in incredible shape, “he said. Ryan kavanaugh from Triller to Coppinger.
Belfort, 44, is an MMA fighter and his last time in the Octagon of UFC
It was in May 2018 losing by knockout to Lyoto machida. He was 26-14-1 in his career and was the UFC light heavyweight champion.
For its part, From the pot fought for the last time in December 2008, falling to the Filipino Manny Pacquiao.
“I don’t know what I got into, he’s a big guy. We’ll see, I have a good chin so I have to work my body, I have to use my speed and then be alert and jab. I have a good game plan for him, so we’ll see, “he said. From the pot to Fight Hype.
Óscar de la Hoya works his speed and reflexes for Belfort
Golden boy He has shown on his social networks how his progress is going looking to be one hundred percent. On this occasion, he showed that he works on his speed of movements and blows, in addition to honing his reflexes.
Everything to arrive in perfect condition for his return to the ring on September 11 in Los Angeles at 48 years old.