ORTIZ JR. VS. HOOKER PREVIEW, PRESS CONFERENCE & WEIGH-IN | REAL COMBAT MEDIA


ORTIZ JR. VS. HOOKER PREVIEW, PRESS CONFERENCE & WEIGH-IN

Fort Price, TX (March nineteenth, 2021)– An enormous-time welterweight conflict headlines Saturday night time on DAZN. Vergil Ortiz Jr. has been asking for a troublesome take a look at. He will get his want on Saturday night time as he takes on former junior welterweight champion Maurice Hooker from the Dickies Enviornment in Fort Price, Texas, dwell on DAZN in 200 nations worldwide.

The 22-year-old Ortiz has been like a buzzsaw in 16 fights, profitable all of them by way of knockout. Not solely does he get what he desired, he will get to do it 32 miles away from his hometown of Dallas.

“I’m very completely happy to be combating in entrance of my buddies, household, and followers again at house once more,” Ortiz mentioned in a press launch. “Dickies Enviornment is an ideal sized venue, and it appears to be like like it will likely be capable of maintain a considerable variety of followers, so everyone wants to come back out and assist all of the fighters. I’m actually hyped for this struggle.”

Hooker is transferring so far being a full-fledged welterweight after competing at a catchweight bout in his final bout, a first-round TKO over Uriel Perez in December 2019. “Mighty Mo” didn’t desire a tune-up and wished a giant identify and he will get it in Ortiz.

“I’m excited to be combating so near house the place my household, buddies, and hometown followers can come out and assist my return to the ring,” Hooker mentioned. With Vergil and I each being from the Dallas space, this can be a struggle that needed to occur within the DFW Metroplex. We’re going to placed on one hell of a present for all of our hometown followers on March 20 at Dickies Enviornment.”

Right here’s the knowledge on find out how to watch Vergil Ortiz Jr. vs. Maurice Hooker.

The Vergil Ortiz Jr. vs. Maurice Hooker struggle card takes place on Saturday, March 20 and kicks off at 9:00 p.m. ET. Ortiz and Hooker are anticipated to m

They make their ringwalks at round 11pm ET, pending on the result of the undercard fights.


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