Photos: Vergil Ortiz, Michael McKinson – Face To Face at Final Presser

Photos: Vergil Ortiz, Michael McKinson – Face To Face at Final Presser

Golden Boy’s knockout sensation and the pleasure of Grand Prairie, Texas, Vergil Ortiz, Jr. (18-0, 18 KOs), and absolute best 10 ranked, undefeated welterweight contender Michael “The Problem” McKinson (22-0, 2 KOs) of Portsmouth, Great Britain hosted a press conference to talk about their upcoming combat on Saturday, August 6 at Dickies Area in Citadel Value, Texas that can flow into are living global, totally on DAZN.

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At the press conference, it used to be as soon as offered that their 12-round combat can be an eliminator combat for the WBA Welterweight World Championship belt in addition to for Ortiz’s WBO World Welterweight Establish.

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Plenty of of the card’s combatants moreover participated inside the press conference at the side of newly crowned WBC, WBA, and Ring Magazine Flyweight World Champion Marlen Esparza (12-1, 1 KOs), and her vital opponent, the WBA flyweight global championship challenger of Maracay, Venezuela Eva Guzman (19-1, 11 KOs).

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Moreover in attendance, local fan-favorite Maurice “Mighty Mo” Hooker (27-2-3, 18 KOs) exchanged some energetic words with Philadelphia’s Blair “The Flair” Cobbs (15-1-1, 10 KOs). Indio, CA’s Bektemir Melikuziev (9-1, 7 KOs) used to be as soon as onsite at the side of his opponent Sladan Janjanin (32-10, 24 KOs) and combatants featured on the undercard moreover took to the extent to speak about their upcoming bouts, at the side of: Floyd Schofield (10-0, 8 KOs), Alex Martin (17-4, 6 KOs), Carlos Nava (8-0, 5 KOs), and Figo Ramirez (1-0).

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