FIGHT TO EXPECT THIS WEEK: THE SECOND WEEK OF MAY
Hey Fighters, we will give you a roundup of all the bouts available this week that might interest you to enjoy your weekend full of high-action bouts!
Money Mayweather Returns
Yes, you heard that right. Floyd Mayweather, the boxing legend and arguably the greatest of all time, will return to box an exhibition fight on top of a freakin' helipad on top of the Burj Al Arab Hotel in Dubai. yes, A HELIPAD
The fight will be 8 rounds of boxing, and it should be enjoyable to watch Floyd get back at it in the ring, having fun against his old sparring partner. The card will also feature MMA legend Anderson Silva facing fellow Brazilian MMA veteran Bruno Machado and also Badou Jack taking on Hany Atiyo in a cruiserweight bout.
The event is dub as "Showcase in the skies" and "The world's first NFT Pay-per-view," whatever that means...we await more information about that. The fight will be aired on FITE TV on Sunday at 1.30 AM WIB.
Prediction: Floyd Mayweather Dominates & Not Taking It Seriously In The Exhibition, Ends In Decision RD.8
The Anticipated Rematch
This Sunday, a super welterweight rematch will go down at 9:00 AM WIB on Showtime PPV. The last fight between Jermell Charlo and Carlos Castano ended in a draw that left fans begging for a definitive ending between two well-rounded boxers in the super welterweight division.
This contest is for the undisputed super welterweight championship of the world, with the WBC, WBA, IBF & WBO belts on the line. That's why this fight is long-awaited by many boxing fans around the globe.
Jermell Charlo last fought 9 months and 24 days ago, while Castano's last outing was 9 months and 24 days ago. Charlo's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 4 months, and 19 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 46 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.2 rounds on average. Castano's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 2 months, and 1 day, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months. In those fights, he fought 53 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 10.6 rounds on average. Quoted from Box.live
Charlo will be the more experienced fighter, while Castano comes into this fight with an unblemished record and is ready to take up the W to increase his list of accomplishments and become an elite fighter in the division.
Prediction: Jermell Charlo By Split Decision
The Former Polish Champion Returns To Action!!
The UFC returns to the Fight Night format to bring you exciting fights weekly; this week, the former light heavyweight champion returns to action. Jan Blachowicz will fight for the first time after suffering a first-round submission lost against Glover Texeira, ultimately losing his light heavyweight strap.
His opponent, Alexander Rakic, has been touted as a dangerous opponent for the former champion, Rakic has been waiting for the opportunity to fight for the title, and Jan is on his way to achieving that; Rakic has earned consecutive unanimous decision wins over the likes of Anthony Smith and Thiago Santos and carries a 14-2 overall record into his second primary event assignment this weekend.
Prediction : Jan Blachowicz Wins By TKO RD.4
There you go, Fighters! Our prediction for the upcoming fight for this week. Remember to consistently train and purchase all of your training needs here at Hawkeye Fightwear.