The former USA President Donald Trump and his son Donald Trump Jr will be joining the commentary for the Triller boxing event headlined by the Evander Holyfield vs Vitor Belfort boxing match. The news was revealed by the Triller promotions to the ESPN Broadcast. Donald Trump and his son will be attending join the commentary team at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. The USA’s 45th president has always shown his interest in combat sports. Whether it be the boxing events, the UFC fights, or WWE, he has always been attending these vents and expressed his love for it publically.
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“I love great fighters and great fights,” Donald Trump Sr. said. “I look forward to seeing both this Saturday night and sharing my thoughts ringside. You won’t want to miss this special event.”
Donald Trump and his son will be commentating the entire four-fight telecast that also includes Anderson Silva-Tito Ortiz and David Haye-Joe Fournier, according to Triller. This won’t be Trump’s first time to host a combat sports event as he has hosted many boxing matches in the 1980s and ’90s at his casinos in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Triller promotion has been including celebrity commentators for their recent events. The world-famous rapper and singer Snoop Dogg was a part of November’s Mike Tyson-Roy Jones Jr. telecast and also the April fight between Jake Paul and Ben Askren. Pete Davidson, too, was a part of April’s telecast. Also, Jim Lampley will call the main telecast alongside former champion Shawn Porter. Viewers will have the option to purchase either the main telecast or the Trump “gamecast” for $49.99.
The event is going to be headlined by the boxing match between Evander Holyfield vs. Vitor Belfort. Vitor was first scheduled to fight with Oscar De la Hoya. But Oscar tested positive for Covid and was pulled off the card and was replaced by Evander. The fight will be interesting to see as it’s a fight between a former elite world champion boxer and a former UFC champion. Also in the co-main event, Former UFC fighters are set to collide in the boxing ring as Tito Ortiz will be boxing Anderson Silva.
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