What Time Is The Shakur Stevenson Battle On Friday On ESPN?

What Time Is The Shakur Stevenson Battle On Friday On ESPN?

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September 22, 2022   l  

Stevenson-Conceição will air Friday (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT) LIVE on ESPN, ESPN Deportes & ESPN+ fron Prudential Center – Undercard Streams Reside and Only on ESPN+ at 6:00 p.m. ET/ 3:00 p.m. PT. 

Shakur Stevenson is two days transparent of the ultimate homecoming. The WBC/WBO/Ring Magazine junior lightweight king will defend his belts Friday night time in opposition to Robson Conceição (17-1, 8 KOs) at Prudential Center. Stevenson, a 2016 Olympic silver medalist, is a Newark native who is fighting at area as a global champion for the principle time.

Previous to Stevenson and Conceição took the mic, the Mayor’s Place of job of the The town of Newark offered Stevenson (18-0, 9 KOs) with a proclamation mentioning September 21, 2022, as Shakur Stevenson Day throughout the the town. That was once as soon as followed up by the use of explicit plaque from Quitman Aspect street Faculty students, Stevenson attended Quitman Aspect street for elementary college, and the development sits lower than a mile from Prudential Center.

Inside the eight-round lightweight co-feature, U.S. Olympic silver medalist Keyshawn Davis (5-0, 4 KOs) steps up in school in opposition to Omar Tienda (25-5, 18 KOs).

At Wednesday’s press conference, that’s what the combatants had to say.

Shakur Stevenson

“In truth, I’m merely able to battle. I’m not in reality focused on the energy. I don’t care about all that. I’m in reality interested by putting in place the art work on Friday night. I’m merely able to battle at the end of the day. All I can consider is fighting and performing. That’s the whole thing that’s on my ideas.”

“He’s a very good fighter. Then again I think he out of place in opposition to Valdez. For individuals who left it throughout the judges’ hands, then you definately out of place. I fought Valdez, and I beat the s*** out of him. I don’t have any excuses. He’s talking about having COVID or something forward of his ultimate battle. All I concentrate are excuses. I’m able to battle. Tell him to not have any excuses on Friday night. I’m able to triumph over him up.”

“I not at all move away it throughout the hands of the judges. I am going in there and take the whole thing that I would really like.”

Robson Conceição

“It was once as soon as very touching for me to be welcomed by the use of my community proper right here. Positive, I take into account that Shakur is an area, alternatively I moreover actually really feel right kind at area proper right here.”

“I’m very motivated. I’ve professional all my life for this 2nd. The sector was once as soon as in a position to see that I was upper than Oscar Valdez. I will be able to need to have won. So, he’s not in reality protective two titles on account of one must were mine. I’m a champion with no crown, and I’m able for Friday night.”

“Shakur is somebody that I in reality acknowledge. He’s an ideal athlete. I can tell that he’s more youthful, virtually definitely overly excited and speaks just a bit quite a lot of. This coming Friday, there will very best be one champ, and that champ is me.”

Bob Arum

That’s what it’s all about. Shakur and Robson had their first professional fights with Highest Rank. Now, they’re fighting for a global identify on the massive degree with millions of people looking at on television and all over the field. You spotted in the past a lot of these more youthful men who are fighting on the undercard. They’re going to briefly take their place on a few of these levels, fighting on main events. This is how boxing must be. On account of this I’m nevertheless around doing it at the age of 90.”

Keyshawn Davis

“Keyshawn is going to be Keyshawn and he’s going to have amusing in there. The ability that Shakur and I have is atypical. We every get to show our ability once more to once more. Very similar to I discussed ultimate time in Las Vegas when I fought alongside him, the enthusiasts are going to be the winners at the end of the night. And that’s certainly what came about. We’re certainly taking a look forward to simply giving the enthusiasts what they were given right here out and paid for.”

“Is he my toughest opponent however? I don’t know. I’m going to wait and notice. I’m hoping that it’s an ideal battle for me so that I can keep learning and growing. I’m more than in a position for this battle every mentally and physically.”

Omar Tienda

“I’m happy to be throughout the co-feature of an match of his caliber. I’m excited and happy with the intention to come proper right here and do my procedure. What are we able to raise that may be different? Well, obviously experience, exhausting art work and gear. We will moreover raise massive surprises for the entire night.”

“You all know why I have ‘The Heroe’ as my nickname. I worked 13 years in emergency rescue, doing different types of rescues internationally. Not very best in 2008, alternatively in 2010, 2014 and the general one in 2016. They’ve been a very powerful rescues during which lives are at risk, where everyone knows that we wish to move in there and art work and where we don’t know if we’ll be returning to see our families.”

“So, for me, this is about working, enjoyment and happiness. We’ve come to score the disappointed and the name of ‘The Heroe’ will ring in every single place once more.”

Bruce Carrington

“Being on Highest Rank boxing is the best switch that I’ve ever made. I’m happy to be a part of this team. The sky is the limit, and I’m able to continue proving myself. I merely wish to step into the ring and blow their own horns my ability so that everybody can see what I’m ready to doing. Highest Rank is the place to be for you with the intention to blow their own horns that.”

Jahi Tucker

“I merely wish to thank God for the risk to be proper right here. This is a testament to the entire exhausting art work we’ve completed, and this Friday we’re going to show the entire exhausting art work. This means the field to me.”

Friday, September 23

ESPN, ESPN Deportes and ESPN+ (10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT)

Shakur Stevenson vs. Robson Conceição, 12 rounds, Stevenson’s WBC/WBO/Ring Magazine Junior Lightweight World Titles

Keyshawn Davis vs. Omar Tienda, 8 rounds, lightweight

ESPN+ (6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT)

Andy Vences vs. Henry Lebron, 8 rounds, junior lightweight

Bruce Carrington vs. Jose Argel, 6 rounds, featherweight

Pablo Valdez vs. Noe Alejandro Lopez, 6 rounds, welterweight

Jahi Tucker vs. Jose Luis Sanchez, 8 rounds, welterweight

Orlando Gonzalez vs. Misael Lopez, 8 rounds, featherweight

Floyd Diaz vs. Juan Hernandez Martinez, 6 rounds, junior featherweight

Antoine Cobb vs. Jaylan Phillips, 4 rounds, welterweight

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