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Undefeated WBO featherweight world champion Shakur Stevenson, Felix Caraballo and Top Rank chairman Bob Arum will preview Stevenson's super featherweight debut against Puerto Rican contender Caraballo on an international media conference call before big-time boxing's return to North America, Tuesday, June 9 from the MGM Grand Conference Center Grand Ballroom in Las Vegas.
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LAS VEGAS -TranscriptEvan Korn (Media Relations Director, Top Rank): First off, I want to thank all the media for hopping on this call as we bring back world-class boxing on Top Rank on ESPN. We kick things off Tuesday, June 9, from the MGM Grand Conference Center Grand Ballroom with one of the sport’s most dynamic young stars, WBO featherweight world champion Shakur Stevenson, who is testing the waters in a 10-round super featherweight bout against Puerto Rican contender Felix “La Sombra” Caraballo.The June 9 and June 11 events —June 11 being headlined by Jessie Magdaleno vs. Yenifel Vicente — will be televised by ESPN and ESPN Deportes starting at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.

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Ibinunyag ni dating  world heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs na umano'y nagkasundo silang sumagupa ni  'Iron' Mike Tyson sa ibabaw ng lona at hindi si  Evander Holyfield na unang napabalita– para sa isang  exhibition match na posibleng idaos sa Statue of Liberty. 
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