Professional boxing has returned to an almost empty MGM Grand Conference Center—Grand Ballroom in Las Vegas, to host the main fight of the evening featuring the american Shakur Stevenson against the puerto rican Felix Caraballo.
The 22 years old Stevenson, and WBO featherweight world champion, knocked out Felix “La Sombra” Caraballo in the sixth round of a scheduled 10-rounder fight with just a small crowd of people in the audience. Since the corona virus outbreak that professional boxing events were stopped but they came back now to Las Vegas for the first time.
“”Everything about this fight week was different. After my last fight was cancelled, I was happy to showcase my skills for all of the boxing fans,” Stevenson said afterwards to BBC sports.
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