If you find yourself wondering from time to time where Andrei Arlovski disappeared to following his knockout destruction at the hands of Fedor Emelianenko in early 2009, rest assured that you are not alone.
It now looks like “The Pitbull” will be making his return to the ring in February, although it won’t be of the mixed martial arts variety, as Andrei has agreed to take on veteran pugilist Fres Oquendo in a boxing exhibition this month
Arlovski’s camp recently confirmed the high profile smoker which has been set for February 27 from the Fontainebleau Miami Beach hotel in Florida at a charity event titled “The Blacks Anual Galla“.
All of the proceeds from the event will got to The Consequences Charity, a nonprofit organization that strives to deter adolescent criminal behavior through community support and intervention programs.
Arlovski is currently coming off of consecutive defeats in MMA at the hands of Brett Rogers and Fedor Emelianenko, while Oquendo is a twelve-year boxing veteran with a current record of 31-5.