Rashad Evans is coming back from retirement, according to his manager Ali Abdelaziz.
According to an ESPN tweet on Friday, Evans (19-8-1), 41, may throw his hat into the Triller boxing ring, targeting YouTube boxing sensation Logan Paul or former P4P great Roy Jones Jr.
Rashad Evans (@SugaRashadEvans) is coming out of retirement, per his manager Ali Abdelaziz (@AliAbdelaziz00). Discussions are already underway for his return. Not surprising, considering the climate of combat sports right now. Targeted opponents include Logan Paul and Roy Jones.
— Brett Okamoto (@bokamotoESPN) June 19, 2021
Evans has not officially commented on his comeback.
“Suga’s” last fight was at UFC 255 in June 2018, when he was finished by Anthony Smith. Approximately a year later, he was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame.