Eddie Corridor and Hafthor Bjornsson will conflict within the ‘the heaviest boxing match in historical past’ subsequent September.
The 2 strongmen are long-time rivals and have competed in World’s Strongest Man competitions prior to now.
Corridor gained the 2017 World’s Strongest Man as Bjornsson accused the Brit of dishonest in the course of the Viking Press.
Nevertheless, video proof uploaded to Corridor’s YouTube channel appeared to dismiss the Icelander’s claims.
Now, the pair will come to blows inside a boxing ring in Las Vegas.
Corridor stated: “I’m coaching for this combat like I skilled to be the strongest man on the planet, no stone unturned and anybody in my approach is getting milled down.
“With the expertise MTK World [the official boxing advisers to organisers Core Sports] brings to the desk, this occasion might be even higher than it was going to be.
“As for the combat itself, I’ve zero doubt in my thoughts that cry child Thor is getting folded in half and despatched packing again to Iceland.”
Bjornsson, who’s well-known for enjoying ‘The Mountain’ in Sport of Thrones, added: “I’m very excited with MTK World’s involvement as that is one thing I’ve been taking very severely and I need others to understand how critical this combat might be.
“I’ve been extraordinarily centered and devoted in my coaching as at all times and I’m trying ahead to getting in that ring.”
A combat between the pair has lengthy been rumoured and there’s now official affirmation the bout will happen in September 2021.