Triller has officially announced the card for the mandatory fight between Teofimo Lopez (16-0, 12 KOs) and George Kambosos (19-0, 10 KOs), which takes place on October 4 in the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden and live on Pay-Per-View (8:00 p.m. ET / 5:00 p.m. PT) with a FREEVIEW starting at 7:00 p.m. ET / 4:00 p.m. PT.
Presented in association with DiBella Entertainment, advance tickets priced at $306, $206, $106, $81 and $56, will go on-sale Tomorrow, Wednesday, September 15 at 12:00 p.m. ET through MSG.com. The event will be broadcast live on Pay-Per-View priced at $49.99 available globally through FITE.TV and on traditional cable/satellite via iNDemand.
Their fight was originally scheduled for June 19, 2021 prior to Lopez testing positive for Covid-19.
On October 17, Lopez defeated unified (WBA, WBO, WBC Franchise) lightweight world champion Vasiliy Lomachenko in Las Vegas.
Truly feeling at home, Lopez has fought six previous times at Madison Square Garden including his IBF world title knockout victory over Richard Commey on December 14, 2019.
The 28-year-old Kambosos earned his mandatory challenger status by traveling to London on October 31, 2020 and defeated hometown favorite Lee Selby over twelve rounds.
Headlining the undercard, Daniel Gonzalez (20-2-1, 7 KOs), of Woodhaven, NY clashes with Brooklyn’s Petros Ananyan, (15-2-2, 7 KOs), in a scheduled 10-round junior welterweight bout.
Undefeated junior middleweight prospects hit the ring in a scheduled eight-rounder as Jose Roman (11-0, 5 KOs), of Bayamon, Puerto Rico faces Cesar Francis (8-0, 6 KOs), of Brooklyn, NY.
Fighting in the junior welterweight division, Will Madera (16-1-3, 9 KOs), of Albany, NY battles Jamshidbek Najmitdinov (17-1, 14 KOs), of Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Popular local favorites also featured separately on the undercard include prospects Joe Ward (4-1, 2 KOs), in a six-round light heavyweight bout in addition to Frederic Julian (12-0, 10 KOs), also in a scheduled six-round light heavyweight fight. Rounding out the card, newcomer Harley Mederos (1-0, 1 KO), of Brooklyn, NY will see action in a four-round lightweight clash. Further details on these three fights will be announced shortly.