WBO President Talks Zou Shiming – WBO President “Paco” Valcarcel spoke at Top Rank’s Thursday press conference regarding the three world title fights under the Saturday’s Pacquaio-Vargas main event.
The WBO World flyweight title will be on the line as China’s Zou Shiming (8-1) takes on Thailand’s Prasitsak Phaprom (39-1-2) for the vacant belt this Saturday night, November 5th at the Thomas and Mack Center
Zou Shiming is fighting under a great deal of scrutiny in his home country as he seeks to become China’s first ever world boxing champion. The business potential around Shiming has already been noticed by many of boxing’s luminaries. Shiming’s first bid to win an IBF world title ended in failure and it is the WBO that has stepped up to sanction this match that is being viewed as a piece of boxing history.
WBO President Talks Zou Shiming
Our Boxing Channel cameraman Marcelino Castillo captured the full press conference, and this latest report shows Valcarcel speaking about Zou Shiming. With all the attention Shiming is receiving, Valcarcel’s words were translated into Chinese for what is assumed to be a vast audience in the boxer’s home country.
Check out The Boxing Channel’s “Zou Shiming Poised For Championship Glory” for the complete press conference oriented around Shiming where the boxer speaks. Also taking turns at the mic are Steve Wynn, Bob Arum and Freddie Roach.
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