This event takes place on Saturday, June 17, 2023, starting at 10:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Pacific Time. The main event begins at around 12:45 a.m., and it will be carried out on Showtime. The event features a fight between Tim Tszyu and Carlos Ocampo, and it will be held at the Gold Coast Convention Center in Queensland, Australia. The bout features a 12-round super welterweight championship.
Tim Tszyu is an Australian professional boxer who has been fighting professionally for six years now. He became the interim WBO Super Welterweight titleholder after defeating Tony Harrison in March. He is expected to fight for the undisputed title later this year against Jermell Charlo of Louisiana. Tszyu won’t be officially recognized as a world champion until he beats Carlos Ocampo.
According to Tszyu, his father was able to beat several Mexican fighters during his professional career. He noted that he would like to follow in the footsteps of Julio Cesar Chavez by defeating the best Mexican boxer in history.
Ocampo, who is regarded as the top ranked Latino boxer in the super welterweight division, traveled to Australia to fight for the title against Tszyu. Tszyu noted that he will be fighting on June 17 in order to prove that he is the best boxer in the world. The 27-year-old Ocampo has been in the professional boxing league for over 10 years. He recently defeated Mauricio Gutierrez Castor. In 36 professional fights, he has only lost two.
Tim Tszyu Record And Bio :
- Nationality: Australian
- Date of birth: November 2, 1994
- Height: 5′ 8.5″
- Reach: 72″
- Total fights: 22
- Record: 22-0 (16 KOs)
Carlos Ocampo Record And Bio :
- Nationality: Mexican
- Date of birth: November 9, 1995
- Height: 5′ 10.5″
- Reach: 73″
- Total fights: 37
- Record: 35-2 (23 KOs)
Tim Tszyu vs. Carlos Ocampo Full Fight Card :
- Tim Tszyu vs. Carlos Ocampo; Light middleweight
- Sam Goodman vs. Ra’eese Aleem; Super bantamweight
- Justin Frost vs. Hassan Hamdan; Super lightweight
- Hasely Hepi vs. Troy Pilcher; Heavyweight
- Vegas Larfield vs. Jhunrille Castino; Super bantamweight
- Rocky Ogeden vs. Mark Schleibs; Catchweight (126lbs)
- Liam Talivaa vs. Isaac Liki; Heavyweight