Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Boxing

Diaz-Masvidal boxing match delayed — Report

The boxing match between former UFC fighters Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal is to take place a little later than originally expected. The two rivals, who competed in the UFC’s first-ever ‘BMF’ title bout back in November 2019, had been expected to rematch under boxing rules on June 1 at the Kia Forum in Inglewood

Diaz-Masvidal boxing match delayed — Report

The boxing match between former UFC fighters Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal is to happen somewhat later than initially anticipated.

The 2 rivals, who competed within the UFC’s first-ever ‘BMF’ title bout again in November 2019, had been anticipated to rematch beneath boxing guidelines on June 1 on the Kia Discussion board in Inglewood, California. Nevertheless, per experiences by Fight Mag and Boxing Scene, the occasion will now happen 5 weeks in a while July 6 in a brand new venue: the Honda Heart in Anaheim, California.

The rationale for the postponement is reportedly resulting from UFC 302, headlined by Islam Makhachev and Dustin Poirier, going down on the unique June 1 date. Moreover, Dmitry Bivol defends his WBA gentle heavyweight title on the identical date in opposition to Malik Zinad (who changed the injured Artur Beterbiev) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on what’s to be a busy weekend of top-level fight sports activities.

Each Masvidal and Diaz have engaged in a multi-city press tour to advertise the preliminary June 1 date for his or her contest in Las Vegas, New York, Miami and Los Angeles.

Of their unique assembly again at UFC 244, Masvidal defeated Diaz through TKO resulting from a health care provider stoppage after he opened up a extreme minimize on Diaz’s brow following a excessive kick.

Diaz made his skilled boxing debut final August the place he was defeated by Jake Paul by unanimous judges’ choice. Masvidal has a single skilled boxing match on his report; a 2005 majority choice victory over Joseph Benjamin, and can be competing in his first sanctioned boxing match in nearly 20 years when he faces Diaz later this summer time.

Read More

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

NFL

Opinion | Is America Getting Interest Rates Wrong? https://www.nytimes.com/2024/06/11/opinion/interest-rates.html U.S. World Business Arts Lifestyle Opinion Audio Games Cooking Wirecutter The Athletic Advertisement SKIP ADVERTISEMENT...

NBA

The UConn Huskies will have coach Dan Hurley back with the program for the foreseeable future. On Monday, Hurley turned down interest from the...

NBA

Doric Sam June 10, 2024 Andy Lyons/Getty Images Xander Schauffele had the pleasure of walking the green with Michael Jordan, but he became one...

NFL

Dustin Poirier is conflicted as he tries to come to a definitive decision about his fighting future. Poirier (30-8 MMA, 22-7 UFC) made it...

NFL

(RTTNews) - Indian shares may open a tad lower on Wednesday as investors react to mixed global cues and await industrial production and retail...

AEW

Graham GSM Matthews @@WrestleRant Featured Columnist IV June 9, 2024 10 WWE and AEW Stars Who Need to Swap Promotions in 2024 0 of...

WWE

WWE is not falling short of keeping fans entertained this year. Apart from its regular PLEs, the company also partnered up with Fanatics Events...

Sports

For the second straight week, Brad Keselowski found himself one spot away from the winner's circle. Keselowski has only led two laps in back-to-back...

AEW

AEW Dynamite Results: Winners, Live Grades, Reaction and Highlights From April 17 0 of 6 Dynamite. AEW Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of...

WWE

Erik Beaston May 13, 2024 WWE Raw Results: Winners, Live Grades, Reaction and Highlights from May 13 0 of 11 Credit: WWE.com The march...

WWE

Please enable JS and disable any ad blocker

WWE

With UFC and WWE now operating under the same umbrella as TKO Group Holdings, it’s impossible to avoid questions about the two organizations promoting...

WWE

Cody Rhodes ended Roman Reigns' historic WWE title reign at WrestleMania 40. (Credit: WWE/Getty ... [+] Images) Getty Images WWE is going international once...

Advertisement