We’re gearing up for the final pre-fight press conference for Devin Haney vs. Yuriorkis Gamboa.
This Saturday night, November 7, Haney will defend the WBC Lightweight Championship against Gamboa. The title fight will headline a Matchroom Boxing USA card inside the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. This will be the second time Haney puts his WBC gold on the line.
Gamboa is looking for at least one last major world title run. Next month, Gamboa will be 39 years old and he’ll be looking to defy the odds. Haney is a -2000 betting favorite according to BetMGM.
As for Haney, he wants to use Gamboa as a stepping stone to bigger fights. Haney is undefeated thus far with a record of 24-0. He is hoping to fight the likes of Teofimo Lopez in the future. DAZN also has a lot riding on Haney as the higher-ups at the sports streaming platform feel he is a star of the future.
The press conference will get underway today at 1 p.m. ET. You can catch the live stream above.