Photos: Crawford, Gamboa Ready For Fireworks in Omaha
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Omaha,Nebraska --- (L-R) WBO Lightweight champion Terence Crawford of Omaha and Olympic gold medalist Yuriorkis Gamboa of Cuba weigh in (Crawford 134.8 lbs, Gamboa 134.4 lbs ) Friday for their upcoming world title fight, Saturday, June 28 at the Centurylink Center in Omaha. Both fighters share identical undefeated records of 23-0.
This HBO Boxing After Dark televised fight will be the first world championship fight Omaha has hosted in 42 years.
Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with SMS Promotions, PS4 and Tecate, tickets to Crawford vs. Gamboa start at just $27, with remaining tiers priced at $52 and $102, and are available at the CenturyLink Center Omaha box office and all Ticketmaster outlets. --- Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank...
#1 WBO ranked undefeated (23-0) Middleweight Matt Korobov of Russia and world-ranked undefeated (22-0) Middleweight Jose Uzcatequi of Mexico weigh in (both fighters 160 lbs ) Friday for their upcoming WBO International title fight
Undefeated welterweight (23-0) Mikael Zewski and Prince Doku Jr. weigh in (Zewski 146.8 lbs, Doku 146.2 lbs )
[QUOTE=JmH Reborn;14703392]Hopefully Gambia gives us a few good rounds. He's here for the check, then getting ktfo. Crawford tko8[/QUOTE] Damn - almost on the money - so close. I knew I should have bet on this. JmH knows boxingComment by Cubanborn87 on 06-28-2014
[QUOTE=CubanGuyNYC;14705428]The Cincinnati Reds just signed Raisel Iglesias based on the recommendation of the same scouts that pegged Aroldis Chapman. I hope they're right again.[/QUOTE] He has 2 good pitches with a filthy 86 mph 2 seam fastballComment by CubanGuyNYC on 06-28-2014
[QUOTE=Cubanborn87;14705410]It was the director of scouting too lol[/QUOTE] The Cincinnati Reds just signed Raisel Iglesias based on the recommendation of the same scouts that pegged Aroldis Chapman. I hope they're right again.Comment by Cubanborn87 on 06-28-2014
[QUOTE=CubanGuyNYC;14704736]lol Some Yankee scout told Cashman Abreu was an "average" prospect. I imagine he's out of a job right about now. lol Chicago's always been good to Cubans, so I don't begrudge the acquisition. But, man, if Jose had come…Comment by CubanGuyNYC on 06-28-2014
[QUOTE=harwri008;14704830]I'm not sure who will win this one. I like more of what I see from Gamboa but his career has been stagnant lately. Crawford does have skills but I'm curious to see how he'll react to a Gamboa's offense.…Post a Comment/View More User Comments (80)