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Photos: Errol Spence, Carlos Ocampo - Go Face To Face in Texas

Welterweight world champion Errol Spence Jr. received a champions' welcome in his hometown Wednesday at Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters at a press conference to discuss his homecoming defense Saturday, June 16 live on SHOWTIME against unbeaten Carlos Ocampo at Ford Center at The Star in Frisco in an event presented by Premier Boxing Champions.

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Spence and Ocampo were welcomed with personalized Dallas Cowboys jerseys and an appearance from Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders at The Star as Spence prepares to make his first hometown world title defense. He last fought in Dallas in November 2015 but will now have a chance to excite his hometown fans in the first boxing event to take place inside Ford Center.

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Tickets for the event, which is promoted by TGB Promotions in association with Man Down Promotions, go on sale Friday, May 4 at 10 a.m. CT and can be purchased at www.SeatGeek.com

STEPHEN JONES, Chief Operating Officer of the Dallas Cowboys
 
"These are two really special young men on this stage and this is the kind of event that we had in mind when we opened The Star. To be able to have great athletes like these as part of unique events at The Star is something we're very excited about.
 
"We like to create versatility for this venue and we want to bring all types of sporting events here. This doesn't happen without the city of Frisco and the Frisco independent school district. We're also honored to partner with TGB Promotions and Premier Boxing Champions for this groundbreaking announcement.
 
"It's known how energetic the sport of boxing is, but to be able to host Errol Spence Jr. and have him represent our city will be an unforgettable experience for all. Carlos Ocampo is a quality opponent who is also unbeaten. I admire both of you men and I look forward to watching you on June 16."

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by 7not8 on 05-07-2018

[QUOTE=Nomadic;18743786]That's real talk![/QUOTE] I appreciate it man. The man still has to make a living and he can't do that waiting on the top guys in his division to fight him.

Comment by Nomadic on 05-06-2018

[QUOTE=7not8;18731294][B]I feel like he's earned his worth when he went to the UK and snatched the belt from its rightful owner in Kell. I also don't feel like he has to move up or that he deserves criticism because no…

Comment by Dean_Razorback on 05-02-2018

[QUOTE=Thai Larryxxxxx;18730664]People werent saying GGG should move up? :rofl::rofl::rofl: Ok sure.[/QUOTE] spence is going through exactly what GGG went through but extrangely nobody is asking him to move up for example and also are justifying mandatories bouts (like this one)…

Comment by 5000boxing on 05-02-2018

Spence will make this fool put stool on his stool. Lmao

Comment by 7not8 on 05-02-2018

[QUOTE=lizard_man;18731072]Hold on. You think beating danny Jacobs chef is some kind of accomplishment? :rofl:[/QUOTE] Says the man with Victor Ortiz as his Avatar :sad6:

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