Oquendo vs. Herring Live Stream, Saturday, 05 Sept 2020. Jamel Herring should battle Tuesday night as a component of a vibe decent card bested by two fighters who had tried positive for the coronavirus. This battle was initially planned for July 2 however was at first deferred when Herring was pulled from the card for a positive test.
Boxing Fight Info
|Main Event||Oquendo vs Herring|
|Date||Saturday, 05 Sept 2020|
|Time||9 pm ET|
|Location||Las Vegas, Nevada, USA|
|Venue||The Bubble, MGM Grand|
|Live Stream||ESPN+, DAZN|
While in Omaha before coming to Las Vegas for the July 14 battle, Herring tried negative for COVID-19, and in this way entered “the air pocket” at the MGM Grand Conference Center on Sunday night. Herring said he experienced his testing at around 9:30 pm on Sunday and got updates on the positive test Monday morning. Oquendo vs Herring
“This outcome is finished amazement,” Herring said. “I was completely organized to make my 2nd title defiance tomorrow evening.”
Herring will guard his WBO junior lightweight title against Oquendo on September 5, Top Rank director Bob Arum reported Wednesday. The 12-round session will happen at the MGM Grand Conference Center in Las Vegas, Nevada and will air live on an ESPN stage.
Boxing Fight Card
Herring (21-2, 10 KO) first tried positive for COVID-19 a little more than seven days before the underlying July second date, provoking Top Rank to push the retaliate until the fourteenth and let the comparably postponed conflict between Jose Pedraza and Mikkel LesPierre have its spot. He was only hours from the weigh-ins on July thirteenth when he by and by tried positive, leaving Mikaela Mayer to feature against Helen Joseph. Oquendo vs Herring.
Jonathan Oquendo vs. Jamel Herring
It was one more coronavirus-caused disillusionment for Herring, the 130-pound champion. The previous Marine was initially expected to have a major cash battle against Northern Ireland’s Carl Frampton before the infection hit, at that point sidelined when he became ill while preparing in Omaha, Nebraska.