By: Sean Cross
Immediately after Adrien Broner pulled out of Saturday’s struggle with Omar Figueroa, Serge Lipinets, who was scheduled to struggle on the undercard, has been picked to get Broner’s put. “The previous globe winner @unionsamurai” Observe time box He tweeted: “He went to war @OmarFigueroaJr WBC 140-lb title eliminator this Saturday 8/20 at @ShowtimeBoxing Afterwards @AdrienBroner He declared that he withdrew from the fight due to particular issues. Although the news of Broner’s psychological difficulties is really serious and sobering, the Lipinets are grateful for the opportunity to show up in the key celebration of this weekend’s Showtime-on-air card.
“This is why you must adore the sport of boxing (sic),” Lipinets, 16-2-1, tweeted. “There’s constantly an prospect and I’ve only been specified a single. Get all set. Fans would not be let down. No fights from the ring or within, he explained. And so, as expected, Lipinets is now 28- 2-1 Figueroa will combat in a scheduled 12 rounds.
“We’ve been in camp for three months, preparing for whoever they set in entrance of me,” Lipinets explained. “We properly trained with a different opponent. There have been a several various fellas who explained they wished to fight me. So, we’ve been planning and making ready for all forms of designs. And now we’ve got this wonderful news that I’m going to struggle Figueroa this Saturday.
Figueroa is keen to compete versus his new opponent. “I’ll choose all the irritation and anger in camp with the modify of opponent and carry it to the ring on Saturday and be extra than completely ready to occur out victorious,” he stated.