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Vitor Belfort vs. Chad Dawson booked Triad Combat 2 Card in early 2022 – MMA Sports

Vitor Belfort Returning to action in early 2022, when a confrontation with multi-division boxing champion Chad Dawson is scheduled for Triller Combat 2 promoted by the Triller Fight Club.

Triller officials confirmed the news to MMA Fighting on Wednesday. The match between Belfort and Dawson will be held with a £ 200 cruiserweight limit and the card will be played in February, but the exact date has not yet been determined.

Belfort looks for his second win in the ring after doing a quick job with former heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield in an exhibition match under the banner of the Triller Fight Club in September.

Belfort initially planned to play against Oscar de La Hoya on the card, but the “Golden Boy” was infected with COVID-19 and could not intervene on behalf of Holyfield. The fight took less than two minutes to the opening round after Belfort punched Holyfield to stop TKO.

Belfort will now compete under the hybrid rules set in the Triad Combat. This allows for more clinch and dirty boxing within the triangular ring.

As for Dawson, we will be fighting for the first time in more than two years since the last match was played in October 2019. At the height of his career, Dawson was considered one of the top boxers in the sport after his legendary victory, with names such as Bernard Hopkins and Antonio Tarver.

He eventually lost to Andre Ward and Adonis Stevenson in a row, losing activity in just seven games since 2014.

Dawson collides with Belfort on a Triad Combat 2 card scheduled for early 2022, Join a card with Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior Dos Santos Against Kubrat Pulev.

– MMA Sports

Vitor Belfort vs. Chad Dawson booked Triad Combat 2 Card in early 2022

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