The former UFC light heavyweight monarch finished off the former multi-time boxing heavyweight champion in the first round in Hollywood, Florida
Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, Vitor Belfort, he had no mercy on the veteran Evander holyfield and the knocked out after beating it down in the first round of his stellar combat of Triller Fight Club PPV signed to eight rounds at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida.
Belfort overwhelmed Holyfield with his punches from the start of the fight, sending him to the mat before forcing the referee to step in to stop the fight.
Originally, Belfort I was programmed to face Oscar de la hoya, but the fight was called off due to the COVID-19 positive from the ‘Golden Boy’ and instead faced Holyfield, 14 years older.
The age difference was too much for Holyfield, who had no weapons to defend against effective combinations of Belfort to the face.
At the end of the fight, Belfort He challenged Jake Paul to fight him and offered a $ 30 million purse to accept the match.
This was the first fight for Holyfield (44-10-2, 29 KOs), 58 years old, since defeating Brian Nielsen by TKO in the 10th round in May 2011.
Belfort He retired from mixed martial arts after losing in May 2018 by knockout to Lyoto Machida in two rounds.
In the co-feature fight, between former UFC champions, Anderson Silva also finished in the first round a Tito Ortiz.