Photos: Vazquez-Shafikov, Shiming Final Macau Presser
Macau, China --- "RING OF GOLD" --- Two-time Olympic gold medalist Zou Shiming(ctr) poses with (L-R) 2012 Olympic gold medalist Ryota Murata, IBF Lightweight champion Miguel Angel Vazquez, undefeated Denis Shafikov and 2012 Olympic gold medalist Egor Mekhontsev during the final press conference Thursday at The Venetian Macao Resort for their upcoming feature fights on Saturday, February 22 from the Cotai Arena at The Venetian Macao Resort in Macau,China. Photos by Chris Farina.
Shiming will risk his undefeated (3-0) record in an eight-round flyweight main event bout against the young seasoned Yokthong Kokietgym of Thailand. Vazquez of Mexico defends his title against Shafikov of Russia. Murata of Japan takes on Atthaporn Jaritram of Thailand and Mekhontsev of Russia battles Carlos Nascimento of Brazil.
Promoted by Top Rank®, in association with Tecate, "Ring of Gold - Shiming vs. Kokietgym" will be televised Saturday, Feb. 22, beginning at 5:00 p.m. ET/PT on HBO.
Let's go Shiming!!! **** Vazquez though, disgraceful runner.Comment by Corelone on 02-21-2014
[QUOTE=dan_cov;14252737]Can't wait to see Egor back in action he is one scary prospect.[/QUOTE] He's 29 years old with only one pro fight. Scary? Maybe. But prospect? He's almost ready to retire.Comment by Pain~Lucy on 02-20-2014
top rank trying to gather olympic medalist wow and those TR girls are smoking hot!Comment by dan_cov on 02-20-2014
Can't wait to see Egor back in action he is one scary prospect.Comment by ThePunchingBag on 02-20-2014
Zou from the look of his last fight seems to be transitioning into a more aggressive pro style fighter. I'll be interested to see how well he continues that trend.Post a Comment/View More User Comments (5)