Vitor Belfort criticized Tyron Woodley and Ben Askren for venturing into boxing, saying he thinks “they’re the worst illustration of MMA.”
Belfort was presupposed to make his return to boxing this weekend towards YouTuber “The Real Tarzann” however all the Triller Combat Membership boxing occasion was pushed again to later this summer season after headliner Teofimo Lopez examined optimistic for COVID-19. For Belfort, it was disappointing to listen to the information that the struggle was pushed again, however he’s wanting ahead to stepping again into the boxing ring and exhibiting everybody that MMA fighters can really field, as a result of so far as Belfort is anxious, what we’ve seen up to now hasn’t been fairly.
Talking to the media forward of the now-canceled occasion, Belfort was requested what he thinks about MMA fighters resembling Askren and Woodley making the transfer to boxing for high-profile fights. So far as Belfort is anxious, he hasn’t been impressed in any respect with what Woodley and Askren have proven in boxing, and Belfort believes they’re “the worst illustration of MMA,” whereas additional indicating he thinks his daughter can outbox the likes of Woodley and Askren since she has been engaged on her boxing abilities for therefore lengthy.
“I simply assume they’re the worst illustration of MMA. These guys that you simply simply talked about, I can struggle all of them in a single night time. I’ll put them out. They can not even survive two rounds with me, these MMA athletes which are representing us in boxing,” Belfort stated (through MMAFighting.com).
“My daughter — have you ever seen my daughter punch? My daughter Victoria can put these guys out. As a result of they don’t know find out how to field. My children have boxed since they have been children.”
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