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“You Have a World Title Fight”: Fans Disappointed After Regis Prograis’ Skateboard Training Clip Goes Viral Ahead of the Devin Haney Fight

Published 11/21/2023, 7:10 AM EST

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In a highly anticipated super-lightweight clash set to unfold at the Chase Center in San Francisco on Saturday, December 9, Devin Haney and Regis Prograis are gearing up for a blockbuster showdown, which will be broadcast live on DAZN PPV. Haney seeks to become a two-weight world champion after conquering the lightweight division. On the other hand, Prograis eyes another successful defense after his victory against Danielito Zorrilla.

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Now Regis Prograis has taken an unconventional route in his training regimen – a balance board as Prograis gracefully balances the digital arena erupts with reactions. But here’s the twist you didn’t see coming. As the virtual banter unfolds, one question looms large: can mastering balance on a board help him conquer Haney in the ring?

Regis Prograis Leaves Fans Bewildered


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Amid the lively exchange of opinions, spectators express skepticism of the point of the balance board. Was the video just for fun or are there bigger plans afoot?

 The skepticism and playful ribbing continue, with one fan humorously suggesting this.


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In the midst of the banter, this skeptic points out a valid detail.

Furthermore, the precision in this forecast adds intensity to the virtual dialogue. Its as if the fan has already glimpsed into the future of the title showdown. 

Undoubtedly, Prograis’ choice to train on a balance board not only sparks a wave of reactions but also ignites a collective imagination within the online boxing community. This fan warns ‘Rougarou’ to be careful, citing that he has a “World Title fight.”

The simplicity of a balance board becomes a canvas for fans to paint their predictions, critiques, and playful comparisons. In this digital arena, where every comment is a punch thrown in the ring of social media, Prograis’ unconventional training choice becomes a catalyst for a lively exchange of perspectives. Undoubtedly, fans are waiting with bated breath for these two superstars to enter the boxing ring.

Thrilling Showdown Begins: Haney vs. Prograis

Haney expresses his excitement about fighting in his hometown, emphasizing the electric energy he anticipates at Chase Center. The 24-year-old is confident despite moving up in weight, asserting that he will dominate Prograis and make a statement in the welterweight division. Prograis, in turn, is determined to prove his superiority in the 140lbs category, dismissing Haney’s success at 135lbs. With a bold prediction, he vows not only to beat Haney but to inflict damage, claiming it will be a one-sided contest.



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Both trainers, Bill Haney and Bobby Benton emphasize the seriousness of the matchup. Bill anticipates a sharp and strong Devin at 140 lbs., highlighting the level of competition and the winner-takes-all nature of the fight. Benton expresses confidence in Prograis, asserting that he will showcase his skills and boxing IQ against Haney.
As the countdown to the title fight ticks away, one can’t help but wonder. Will the balance board training be the secret weapon that propels Prograis to victory? Or will the skeptics be proven right, with Devin Haney emerging as the victor?


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Simona Pereira


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