Report- Tim Tszyu Will Now Headline March Gausha Bout
With the Undisputed Jr. Middleweight title struggle within the U.S. he was purported to be on the undercard of now on maintain, Australian unbeaten star Tim Tszyu will nonetheless come to the states and now headline in a March card the next week.
At the very least that’s the report of a reasonably dependable social media poster called “ranger rollins” who tweeted about Tszyu with particulars on re-scheduling his bout with U.S. journeyman fighter Terrell Gausha,
SOURCES: Tim Tszyu will make his American debut in the principle occasion of a March twenty sixth version of Showtime Championship Boxing towards veteran contender Terrell Gausha. Bout was initially scheduled for the week prior because the co-main occasion to the Charlo vs Castaño rematch.
— Deuce (@rangerrollins) February 28, 2022
As we have written, Tszyu, 20-0, 15 KOs, has been in a holding pattern for 2 weeks on whether or not he would nonetheless struggle within the U.S. for the primary time or not? This, after WBO champ Brian Castano put his Undisputed title rematch bout with WBC/WBA/IBF champ, Jermell Charlo, on maintain. Castano is citing a biceps harm to delay their bout that was to have been March nineteenth in L.A.
Castano says can be higher with out surgical procedure and that, if Charlo would wait, they might struggle in late April or Could. Nonetheless, that’s an actual threat, particularly if Castano finally ends up ready till mid March after which nonetheless has to have surgical procedure, anyway.
Tszyu-Gausha was to have been the co-feature for Charlo-Castano, with the WBO’s #1 contender being promised a shot on the winner for later within the yr.
Tszyu, is the 27 yr outdated son of Corridor of Famer Kosta Tszyu, has been on the “fast-track” to a world title shot by wiping out competitors in Australia during the last two years. The newest of these got here in November, when he defeated Japan’s Takeshi Inoue in a convincing 12 spherical efficiency held in Tszyu’s hometown of Sydney.
He additionally had stopped former Welterweight champ Jeff Horn and former title challenger at 154 lb., Dennis Hogan in latest bouts, as nicely.
The report on social media additionally has validity, as Showtime and Premier Boxing Champions wish to salvage Tszyu’s bout and not less than yet one more struggle that might have been on the undercard that had been scheduled for the week prior of March nineteenth. Boxingscene.com’s Keith Idec tweeted later Monday night that he’s realized that Minneapolis’ Armory area would be the website on March twenty sixth.