UK start time, live stream, undercard and how to watch the show shock tonight ahead of Evander Holyfield vs Vitor Belfort
Anderson Silva and Tito Ortiz will face off tonight ahead of Evander Holyfield against Vitor Belfort in a huge show night.
Triller Fight Club is set to feature a huge roster of names including boxing and MMA legends.
Silva and Ortiz will face off in a 195-pound fight, which will be the latter’s lowest ever for a fight.
Former UFC middleweight champion Silva holds the record for longest title reign as “The Spider” claims a plethora of wins in the Octagon.
Meanwhile, Ortiz is a UFC Hall of Fame member and the former UFC light heavyweight champion.
Now they will change their code and compete in the boxing ring.
Silva v Ortiz: Date and how to watch
This fight will take place on Saturday September 11.
The fight was supposed to take place at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, but has now moved to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Florida.
British fans can look forward to Silva v Ortiz at 2 a.m. on Sunday morning with Holyfield’s main event against Belfort scheduled for 3 a.m.
The FITE.TV streaming service will broadcast the event. A PPV live stream on FITE.TV costs $ 13.99, or around £ 10.
Silva vs. Ortiz: Undercard
Subject to change
Silva vs. Ortiz: What was said?
Anderson Silva: “I was training and the company offered me this fight with Tito. I found it interesting and we will fight.
“I’m really happy with this fight: it has a lot of relevance in sport, in MMA.
“In boxing it’s something completely different, but it’s a new normal, right? This opportunity for legends to compete against each other will be cool. Inside [the ring], everything is possible.
“He doesn’t have a favorite until the end of the fight. I think I will be able to put on a great show and bring joy to everyone.
Tito Ortiz: “I will cut my leg if necessary to gain weight. I will do it.
“It really shows that I’m focused. It shows that Anderson respects my power.
“I’m excited because I respect him as a fighter. But I lost respect for him as a man for not fighting me at 200 pounds.
“I’ve never done 195 pounds in my entire 24-year career,” I’m going to try like hell to do it. I’m going to get there.”