James Toney wants to be the first man to welcome Kimbo Slice to boxing

Heavyweight boxing champion, James Toney has targeted a new MMA fighter, this time in the boxing ring, he’s returned to the boxing world telling Gary Shaw that he’s more than willing to welcome Kimbo Slice to the ring.

Toney, speaking via FightHype.com, said:

“Wake yo ass up. I heard Gary Shaw was talking shit about me. Tell Gary Shaw I’m down to fight Danny Green or welcome Kimbo to boxing.”

“It would have been like taking candy from a baby for me to fight him [Kimbo Slice] with 4 ounce gloves on. But now, since his promoter wants to talk shit about me, I will gladly welcome him into boxing. I fought a MMA legend in my first MMA bout, so now he can fight a legend in his first pro boxing bout. Furthermore, he is advising Danny Green and I’ve always wanted to see what he can do without the headgear on because I damn near killed him with it on.”

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