For many, the sport of Boxing is truly a 24/7 three hundred and sixty-five day a year pastime and, despite the Thanksgiving holiday and the official start of the holiday season, Boxing marches on even in the midst of the ongoing COVID-19 epidemic. This year’s Thanksgiving weekend schedule will begin with two separate cards taking place in France as well as here in the United States. The official weights and legal broadcast information for both events are as follows,
H Arena, Nantes, France – ESPN+
Main Event: Heavyweight – 10 Rds.
Tony Yoka 239 1/4lbs. vs. Christian Hammer
Heavyweight – 6 Rds.
Victor Faust 237lbs. vs. Kamil Sokolowski 234 3/4lbs.
Welterweight – 6Rds.
Volkan Gokcek 143 1/2lbs. vs. Aboubeker Bechelaghem 144 1/2lbs.
*Also scheduled to take place/Weights unavailable as of this writing.
Women’s French Jr. Lightweight championship – 8 Rds.
Victoire Piteau vs. Emilie Beaugeard* (*Pro debut for Beaugeard.)
Women’s Lightweight – 6 Rds.
Estelle Mossely vs. Emma Gongora
Yoka vs. Hammer takes place on Friday, November 27th at the H Arena in Nantes, France. The card can be seen on digital subscription sports streaming network ESPN+ in the United States beginning at 2:55 PM ET/11:55AM PT. ESPN+ is available through the ESPN app on mobile, and connected streaming devices/platforms/Smart TVs.
For more information about ESPN+ including schedules, list of compatible streaming devices/platforms/Smart TVs, and to subscribe please visit: https://plus.espn.com/
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Hollywood, FL – DAZN
Main Event: Super-Middleweight – 10 Rds.
Daniel Jacobs 167 3/4lbs. vs. Gabe Rosado 168lbs.
Welterweight – 10 Rds.
Julius Indongo 146 1/2lbs. vs. Daniyar Yeleussinov 146 3/4lbs.
Middleweight – 6 Rds.
Nikita Ababiy 162 1/2lbs. vs. Brandon Maddox 162lbs.
Lightweight – 10 Rds.
Mason Menard 134 3/4lbs. vs. 134lbs.
Heavyweight – 8 Rds.
Sahret Delgado 291lbs. vs. Mahammadrasul Majidov 232 3/4lbs.
Jacobs vs. Rosado takes place on Friday, November 27th at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, FL. The card can be seen on digital subscription sports streaming network DAZN in the United States and several international countries beginning at 8PM ET/5PM PT (U.S. Time)
For more information about DAZN including schedules, list of compatible streaming devices, platforms, Smart TVs, availability around the world, and to subscribe please visit: www.DAZN.com. Check your local listings internationally if DAZN is unavailable in your area.
We will have coverage of both these cards as well as other events taking place in the sport of Boxing during Thanksgiving weekend. We wish all of our readers a very happy and safe Thanksgiving. Stay tuned.
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