Teofimo Lopez vs George Kambosos Jr. for all four lightweight titles has been scheduled for October 4 at the MSG Theatres in New York, USA, as a Triller pay-per-view. This is the third time the matchup has an official date on board, while it was previously scheduled for June 5 and later June 19.
But unified lightweight champion Lopez’s Covid-positive reports post-ponded the bout, as it will now happen on a Monday night. Putting his WBC (franchise), WBO, IBF, WBA (super)belts at stake, ‘Take Over’ Lopez will face an undefeated ‘Ferocious’ Kambosos Jr. Australian boxer Kambosos Jr. is 19-0 as a professional. Hence, he has 3+ fight experience over Teofimo Lopez, who is 16-0.
All these factors cite a 50-50 clash under certain parameters. While Lopez continues to be the favorite for many, Kambosos Jr. can rightly shake the odds. Reporter Mike Coppinger took to social media and revealed the official ticket prices for the event. The tickets will go for sale in the next few hours at $56, $81, $106, $206, $306. Meanwhile, the PPV price has reportedly been set at $49.
Tickets for Teofimo Lopez-George Kambosos at New York’s Hulu Theater at MSG go on sale tomorrow at noon ET, priced at at $306, $206, $106, $81 and $56. The lightweight championship fight is Oct. 4, a Monday
— Mike Coppinger (@MikeCoppinger) September 14, 2021
Following a sensational win over Vasyl Lomachenko in 2020, Teofimo Lopez’s first title defense saw him split ways with Top Rank Promotions. This added some more drama into the already heated bout. Moreover, two official derailments have had several fans desperately demand the matchup. Thus, Lopez Jr’s return to action can be massive at the Box Office.
The mega-clash between Lomachenko and Lopez earned a record-breaking PPV buy from ESPN. Although George Kambosos Jr. falls short before Lomachenko’s stardom, the Australian pugilist can still rope in some pretty big numbers. That said, the upcoming fight is way bigger than PPV numbers and finances.
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Teofimo Lopez vs George Kambosos Jr.
While Teofimo Lopez could breakthrough stardom and taste gold in his 16th pro appearance, Kambosos Jr, is yet to attain that. ‘Ferocious’ has been on an impeccable rise in his lightweight journey, but has been overlooked by several people. So, the nearing clash can be his key to fame. On beating Lopez, he will grab hold of the four lightweight world titles. But it will be an extremely demanding task.
Teofimo Lopez has showcased progression with every bygone fight. Besides, he is still fresh from a win against ‘Loma’, one of the greatest to ever lace the gloves. So, he can continue touting himself as the superior boxer. But relying on certain advantages under the physical parameters, George Kambosos Jr. can stand toe-to-toe with the champion.
Who do you think will have the last laugh?
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