Vitor Belfort asks Dana White to let him fight James Toney in Boxing (updated)Posted on September 6, 2010, 06:58 AM by Anton Gurevich
Well, now it looks like the Top UFC Middleweight contender Vitor "The Phenom" Belfort switched his interest on no other than the IBA Heavyweight Champion James "Lights Out" Toney. Belfort addressed the UFC President Dana White through his Twitter, asking him to allow the fight against James Toney. Belfort is currently 19-8 in his MMA career, and is expected to square off against the "Thunder" Yushin Okami at UFC 122 in Germany.
Speaking via FightHype.com, James Toney stated he would be more than happy to square off agianst Belfort under Boxing rules:
“Tell Vitor Belfort let’s make it happen. I like that because he ain’t no scared little bitch. He wants to come to my world and I’m more than willing to welcome him into my world.”