Boxing

(June 20, 2019) — A pair of MTK Global Fight Nights featuring many of Europe’s top up-and-comers will be featured this weekend on ESPN+, the leading multi-sport streaming service.

On Friday, from the historic Ulster Hall in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Steven “The Quiet Man” Ward will face off against Liam Conroy in a 10-rounder for the vacant WBO European light heavyweight title. The following day, from Emirates Arena in Glasgow, Scotland, 22-year-old sensation Lee McGregor will make the first defense of his Commonwealth bantamweight title against Scott Allan in a 12-round showdown.

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Muling itataya ni 8 division champion Manny Pacquiao ang kanyang lakas kontra Keith Thurman para sa WBC welterweight crown sa Hulyo 20 sa MGM Grand sa Las Vegas. Ang salpukan ay nakabalandra sa Fox Sports Pay-Per-View card.

Lumapag kamakalawa si Pacquiao kasama ang Team Pacquiao sa Los Angeles, kung saan nasa training mode ang Pambansang Kamao para sa nalalapit na bakbakan nila ni Pacquiao kay Thurman.

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Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller hasn’t been contacted by lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury’s co-promoters at Top Rank or Frank Warren about a fight between the two of them. There were rumors last weekend that the unbeaten Miller (23-0-1, 20 KOs) was in the running for Fury’s next fight following his second round knockout win over Tom Schwarz in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Tyson Fury needs to step it up and start fighting world class opposition again if he wants to help make the rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder into the mega-fight that his promoter Bob Arum is hoping it’ll be in 2020. It’s going to take more than Fury continually calling himself the “lineal heavyweight champion”, and fighting fodder opposition like Tom Schwarz to turn his rematch with the unbeaten Wilder (41-0-1, 40 KOs) into the blockbuster that it could be.

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Nangangamba ang dating promoter ni Manny Pacquiao na si Bob Arum ng Top Rank ang posibleng dadanas ng brain damage kung patuloy siyang sasabak sa ibabaw ng ring sa kabila ng kanyang edad.

Si Pacquiao (61-7-3, 39 KOs) ay may nakatakdang matinding laban sa susunod na buwan kontra WBA Super World welterweight champion Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman(29-0, 22 KOs) sa July 20 sa FOX Sports Pay-Pay-Per-View sa MGM Grand sa Las Vegas, Nevada.

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LAS VEGAS (June 17, 2019) — Top Rank and MTK Global are proud to announce a collaboration between the companies designed to bring world-class boxing and the sport’s most dynamic fighters to territories around the globe.

The collaboration will further the global reach of MTK Global and Top Rank, as the companies develop blue-chip talent, stage events featuring championship fighters and top prospects, and market the sport worldwide.

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