Madison Square Garden along with Hulu Theater has been the home to some of the best boxing fights out there. Top Rank Boxing is set to add their fighters names amongst those of Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, Sugar Ray Robinson and more as they present a main event featuring Vasiliy Lomachenko taking on undefeated Jamaine Ortiz.
Lomachenko and Ortiz are no strangers to each other, as the two combatants were once sparring partners, now they will be boxing in a 12-round lightweight main event Saturday evening at Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden. In addition to being able to etch their name in the history books of boxing, the winner of the fight is hoping to meet the undisputed champion Devin “The Dream” Haney.
In addition to that the folks at Top Rank Boxing will feature Cuban two-time Olympic gold medalist Robeisy Ramirez taking on Jose Matias Romero. There will be a ton of prospects in action at Hulu Theatre all looking to make their name heard round the world of boxing. Fans will have a chance to see the likes of Nico Ali Walsh (6-0, 5 KOs) along with a quartet of U.S. Olympians from the Tokyo Games: silver medalists Duke Ragan (7-0, 1 KO) and Richard Torrez Jr. (3-0, 3 KOs), Tiger Johnson (5-0, 4 KOs), and Troy Isley (7-0, 4 KOs) all in action.
Walsh, is the grandson of Muhammad Ali, has never been to New York City, a place where his grandfather had some of his biggest battles. Thus far Nico has been able to carve out his own path in boxing, currently holds a 6-0 record to go along with five knockouts.
1495 Sports is proud to bring the following video from the Press Conference held on Thursday by Top Rank Boxing:
VIDEO: Robeisy Ramirez vs Jose Matias Romero is set to take place this Saturday. The duo is just a part of what will be an action packed night of boxing in Hulu Theater at MSG for Top Rank Boxing:
Also fans are encouraged to check out the following video as Vasiliy Lomachenko and Jamaine Ortiz pose in front of the media:
Boxing fans are also encouraged to check out the following photo gallery from the Press Conference with photos taken by Stacy Podelski:
For more information on Top Rank Boxing fans are encouraged to click on the link seen here: