Tony Thompson vowed to “methodically” dismantle Malik Scott at The Venue at UCF in Orlando, Florida, on Friday, but it was Scott who owned the ring most of the night in the meeting of veteran American heavyweights.
While expressing mutual respect, Tony Thompson and Malik Scott promise all-out brawl in heavyweight showdown
Tony Thompson calls Malik Scott the world’s “most talented heavyweight.” Scott returns the respect volley by claiming Thompson is the division’s “most avoided” fighter.
Coming off a career-saving win, heavyweight Malik Scott aims to keep his momentum going against Tony Thompson
In September 2012, Malik Scott was 35-0 and gaining steam in the heavyweight division. Four fights and 18 months later, he was 36-2-1 and facing a career crossroads.
Tony Thompson doesn’t mince words concerning the abuse his aging 6-foot-5 body has taken after 45 bouts and nearly 16 years in the heavyweight division.