Droves of people flocked to the lobby inside the MGM Grand on Tuesday and waited patiently for undefeated heavyweight boxers Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder to arrive.
Detontay Wilder and Tyson Fury are set to make their grand arrivals Tuesday afternoon at MGM Grand, igniting four days of festivities before their rematch at MGM Grand Garden.
The WBC heavyweight champion earned a controversial draw against the lineal champion in 2018. The rematch is Saturday at the MGM Grand Garden.
In a Q&A with the RJ, George Foreman discussed his boxing career, the landscape of the heavyweight division and the Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury rematch in Las Vegas.
Inoue (19-0, 16 knockouts) will make his American debut and defend his unified bantamweight titles on April 25 in Las Vegas against WBO champion Johnriel Casimero.
Jimmy Vaccaro fielded media requests from all over the world after being the only Las Vegas bookmaker to post odds on James “Buster” Douglas’ shocking victory.
IBF super middleweight champion and Las Vegas resident Caleb Plant will defend his title against Vincent Feigenbutz on Feb. 15 in Nashville, Tennessee.
Nicolas is trying one last time to qualify for the games in Tokyo, where he hopes to become the first Haitian boxer to earn an Olympic medal.
Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury, who will fight Feb. 22 at the MGM Grand Garden for Wilder’s heavyweight title, appeared at a news conference Saturday in Los Angeles.
The Irishman, who returns to action Saturday at UFC 246 at T-Mobile Arena, said he “would love to be the first combatant to fight in that arena.”