The Undisputed Junior middleweight World Championship is on the line Saturday night in San Antonio Texas when Jermell Charlo takes on at Brian Castano in a scheduled 12-rounder. And, we are ready to talk all about it on the latest edition of a “Big Fight Weekend” podcast.
Host TJ Rives is back with his guests to break it all down in the “Lone Star State.” Marquis Johns, senior writer bigfightweekend.com is back aboard along with special guest Abe Gonzalez of NewYorkFights.com, as they both provide Insight analysis and even predictions on what will happen as the WBC, WBA and IBF 154-pound Champion Charlo get set to take on the WBO World titleholder Castillo.
Will the Houston native Charlo be able to join the likes of Oscar De La Hoya, Floyd Mayweather, Thomas “Hitman” Hearns, Sugar Ray Leonard Roberto Duran and others who have been kings of the Junior Middleweight division? Charlo is a -300 favorite to be able to get it done Saturday night at the AT&T Arena downtown with the fight to be televised buy Showtime premium cable in the U.S.
Or can the +250 Underdog from Argentina Castano pull the upset and ascend to greatness, himself?
The guys also have the latest on the postponement of the WBC Heavyweight championship fight between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder .That was supposed to happen next week, but now will not be happening until October.
What’s going on in particular with Fury, who tested positive for Covid-19, but has been seen out and in town in Las Vegas earlier this week. This, despite him supposedly having to be in quarantine because of the seriousness of the virus? TJ finds out from his guests whether they think that this is only a minor problem with delaying three more months? Or, could it be they sign of bigger trouble the Fury may not want to fight Wilder, again, at all?
Hear it all on the latest edition of our show and make sure to subscribe / review the “Big Fight Weekend” podcast on Apple podcasts, Spotify, Google podcasts etc!!