LeVeon Bell Of NFL Fame To Field Former UFC Notable Uriah Corridor On Jake Paul-Anderson Silva Undercard

Posted on 10/06/2022

By: Sean Crose

Right here we go once more. One other notable athlete from one other sport is making the bounce to boxing. This form of factor has occurred earlier than, in fact – simply search for Ed “Too Tall” Jones or Mark Gastineau. Nonetheless, skilled athletes making an attempt their hand at skilled boxing seems to be all the fad these days. What’s extra, it may be a profitable profession transfer for former standouts from different sports activities. And whereas fights between those that come from backgrounds aside from boxing can certainly be fascinating – like when stated people take the game critically, as Jake Paul and Anderson Silva do – the circus side of novelty bouts can irk critical followers. But the identical can’t be stated of informal followers or curiosity seekers.

Therefore, LeVeon Bell of Nationwide Soccer League fame is ready to sq. off towards former UFC notable Uriah Corridor on the undercard of the Paul-Silva pay per view occasion on October twenty ninth. The scheduled 4 spherical cruiserweight affair will signify the skilled boxing debut of every man. Bell final noticed motion on the sector again in 2021. The 30 yr previous has performed with the New York Jets, Kansas Metropolis Chiefs, Baltimore Ravens, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

As for Corridor, the 38 yr previous fight sport vet retired from the world of Blended Martial Arts earlier this yr. Throughout his profession, Corridor fought below the Bellator banner earlier than transferring on to beat the UFC’s The Final Fighter program with 4 straight victories. Subsequently combating below the UFC banner, Corridor went on to defeat the likes of Chris Wideman and Silva himself. Clearly it is going to be Corridor who enters the ring on the twenty ninth with the higher proportion of fight sport expertise below his belt. He may even have some spectacular energy in his arsenal, as 13 of his 17 combined martial arts victories have been by knockout.

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