IBF No. 1 Contender Fanlong Meng (17-0, 10 KOs) and former two-time world champion Jean Pascal (35-6-1, 20 KOs) hosted their final press conference today ahead of their 10-round light heavyweight clash. (photos by Harry Castiblanco)
The fight takes place Friday, May 20 and will be streamed live globally on ProBox TV from the company's Events Center in Plant City, Florida.
The fighters were joined by ProBox TV co-founders Roy Jones Jr., Juan Manuel Marquez, Antonio Tarver and Paulie Malignaggi. They were also joined by the participants of the Last Chance Tournament.
The eight fights to be featured in the tournament are as follows:
Zhiming Wang (11-3, 3 KOs) of Wuhan, China will face Joseph Fernandez (12-1, 4 KOs) of St. Petersburg, Florida.
Kendo Castaneda (17-5, 8 KOs) of San Antonio, Texas will take on Sonny Frederickson (21-5, 14 KOs) of Toledo, Ohio.
Michael Dutchover (15-2, 10 KOs) of Midland, Texas will battle against Clarence Booth (21-4, 13 KOs) of St. Petersburg, Florida.
Antonio “Tono” Moran (26-5-1, 19 KOs) of Mexico City, Mexico will fight Jeffrey Torres (10-1, 6 KOs) of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.