Errol Spence Jr. Gets a New Date For His Title Fight Against Danny Garcia

Published 10/09/2020, 12:15 PM EDT


The welterweight title fight between Errol Spence Jr. and Danny Garcia has met with yet another obstacle, as it has been postponed from November 21 to December 5.

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The fight will take now place amid fans at the AT&T stadium, the home ground of the Dallas Cowboys. While the reason for the date shift is still unknown, no further changes are expected in the contest. While boxing already has so many upcoming blockbusters on the line, Errol Spence vs Garcia is one of its prime fights.

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This will be Errol Spence’s first match since a horrific car accident last year. Thus, there is a lot at stake for him. People want to see whether he is still in the best shape of his life and capable of sporting the world titles. That said, ‘The Truth’ is ready to prove his worth against Garcia inside the ring.

Errol Spence Jr. feels great about fighting in Dallas

Errol Spence Jr. (26-0) has 21 knocks under his name in the professional boxing. Thus, he will be the favorite against Garcia. However, he cannot afford to demean his opponent under any circumstances.

In a recent press release (DAZN), ‘The Truth’ opened up about his upcoming fight. He said, “Having my comeback fight be in front of my hometown fans at AT&T Stadium is added motivation and a dream come true,”

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He added, “It means even more because I’m going up against a great champion in Danny Garcia. I know people are looking out to see if I’ve lost a step or won’t be at my best, but I’m 100% focused, and everything is on point in training camp. I just can’t wait to go out there on December. 5 and put on a show.”

The fight will definitely be an interesting one. While Errol is a threat inside the ring, ‘Swift’ Garcia has got all the reasons to put an upset. It is the best man on the night, and anyone can walk away with the win. Thus, fight fans cannot afford to miss out on this thriller.

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Raj Sarkar

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A senior boxing writer at EssentiallySports, Raj Sarkar is a mass media graduate who is currently pursuing his master’s degree in broadcast journalism. In addition to his current role, he has worked with the MMA team at EssentiallySports and has interviewed prominent fighters such as Ritu Phogat and 'The Red King' Rory MacDonald. He combined his bachelor's degree with his adoration for combat sports and has a combined 2000 plus bylines in MMA and boxing over the last two years.

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