After a profitable boxing debut final month, NFL and UFC veteran Greg Hardy is stepping contained in the squared ring as soon as once more. “The Prince of Battle” will exchange former UFC champion Vitor Belfort in opposition to Hasim Rahman Jr. this weekend in Texas.
Misfits Boxing, a promotion owned by influencer KSI, made the announcement through social media.
The 45-year-old Belfort, who final noticed motion in September when he KOd boxing legend, Evander Holyfield, in an exhibition match, was pressured out of the occasion attributable to nonetheless undisclosed causes.
From his finish, Rahman launched this response to his new opponent through Twitter.
As for Hardy, who scored a second-round knockout win over fellow debuting boxer Mike Prepare dinner, is just wanting ahead to this new alternative.
“I’m excited, man, that is my likelihood to point out that I belong within the boxing world,” Hardy advised TMZ Sports activities (H/T MMA Mania). “I do know a lot in regards to the Rahman identify as boxers, and I do know he was making ready for Vitor, however I’m positively assured and ready to point out folks I can field.”
Misfits Boxing 3 might be broadcast stay through DAZN. It takes place at Moody Theater in Austin.