Vitor Belfort to fight the real Tarzann aka Mike Holston on June 19 Triller Show
The real-life brawl between MMA star Vitor Belfort and the real Tarzann will continue on June 19 as an Undercard at the Triller Fight Club event at LoanDepot Park in Miami
Fight for space on an already-wrapped multi-title boxing card
MIAMI (June 4, 2021) —- A verbal and punching brawl at a gym in Boca Raton, Fla. That broke out between the famous ranger and social media personality The Real Tarzann aka Mike Holston and the super fighter UFC Vitor Belfort – and has gone viral on Instagram and Triller – will continue in the boxing ring, it was announced today by Triller. Triller offered the pair to settle their dispute as an undercard ahead of the undisputed World Lightweight Championship bout Teofimo Lopez vs George Kambosos at the upcoming Triller Fight Club event on June 19 at LoanDepot in Miami.
Brazilian MMA fighter Vitor Belfort is known to battle fans as “The Phenom” for his explosive punching power which helped him win the UFC Light Heavyweight Championship title and tie for third place for the highest number of finishes in UFC history.
His fights were part of two of the biggest-selling UFC Pay-Per-View events of all time in a successful career that includes fights in the UFC’s heavy, light and middleweight divisions, including fighting for the Strikeforce, Pride and Affliction promotions and winning the Cage Rage Championship.
Floridian Mike Holston, aka The Real Tarzann, is a former zookeeper turned ‘whisperer’ of wild animals and protector of animals who has become a social media phenomenon with millions of followers thanks to his posts showing his interactions often daring with wild and exotic animals. Holston posted photos of him with everything from giraffes, lions and chimpanzees to crocodiles, poisonous frogs, snakes, giant squids and other wildlife. Real Tarzann, as his fans call him, are known for their almost superhuman strength and have trained in MMA and boxing.
Social media coverage of their altercation caught the attention of Triller Fight Club partner Snoop Dogg, who quickly reached out in an attempt to remove the grudge from the streets and step into the ring.
“Vitor is one of the greatest fighters of all time in the world, and whatever happened between him and The Real Tarzann in the gym, their argument belongs in the ring Triller Fight Club with gloves on. We can’t wait. to see who wins, ”said Ryan Kavanaugh, co-owner of parent company Triller Fight Club, TrillerNet.
Triller Fight Club will be the first-ever boxing event held at LoanDepot Park, home of the Miami Marlins, and will be set up in an intimate and unique setting with seats fully open for the first time since COVID. The event offers something for everyone: boxing purists, music lovers, adults and children. Prices will range from $ 50 to $ 3,000 and will include options ranging from VIP ringside seating to traditional seating in the upper and lower bowls of the stadium, as well as seating near the two entertainment stages on either side of the ring, positioned on the pitcher’s mound. For tickets and information, visit www.TrillerFightClub.com.
López, 23 (16-0, 12 KOs) is the current undisputed lightweight world champion, having held the IBF title since 2019 and the WBA, WBO, WBC and Ring magazine titles since his victory over Vasiliy Lomachenko in 2020. López is rated as one of the best, if not the best, active boxers, pound for pound, by ESPN and Boxing Writers Association of America, and The Ring. He is also ranked the world’s best active lightweight by BoxRec, ESPN and the TBRB. DAZN said, “Lopez is the champion, there’s no slowing down, he’s as exciting to watch as anyone in boxing.” Australian Kambosos has held the IBF Pan Pacific lightweight title since 2017. Kambosos (19-0, 10 KOs) became the IBF’s mandatory challenger after defeating Lee Selby by split decision in October.
The in-person and PPV extravaganza kicks off at 3:30 p.m. EDT with undercard fights before a full concert starting at 6:00 p.m. with Meek Mill, Myke Towers, Snoop Dogg and Lunay – and more to be announced, performing ahead of the most fights. exciting and thrill-packed with the year, a four-hour boxing extravaganza starting at 8:00 p.m. that will also provide some in-between fight entertainment once the fight card begins. There will also be a surprise performance by an unreleased and unreleased duo.
FITE, the world’s first sports and entertainment PPV streaming platform recently acquired by TrillerNet, will manage global pay-per-view streaming distribution online for the June 19 event, and through mobile apps and Smart TV FITE, game controllers and all major OTTs. as well as the TrillerFightClub.com feed.
The PPV is now available for purchase for $ 49.99 (US and Canada). Fans outside of North America can check the FITE link at https://www.fite.tv/watch/teofimo-lopez-vs-george-kambosos/2p97b/ for international prices.
In addition to being a co-owner, Snoop also provides strategic advice to the Triller Fight Club, helping to select fighters and musical numbers for breathtaking events. An entertainment expert who has successfully maneuvered through a range of projects in a variety of different fields, Snoop secured his spot as a fan favorite at Triller’s first sporting event, Tyson vs. Jones.