Boxer Mandeep Jangra indicators up with Professional Field Promotions, to make his debut in Florida
‘I’m trying ahead to combating on 1 Could in Tampa, Florida, in what shall be a top-quality night time of leisure. I’m all about bringing leisure to the entire sporting worlds,’ Jangra mentioned.
New Delhi: Glasgow Commonwealth Video games silver-medallist Mandeep Jangra has signed up with Florida-based Professional Field Promotions and shall be making his debut on 1 Could in opposition to a yet-to-be-decided opponent in Tampa, Florida.
The 27-year-old, who can be a silver medallist from the 2013 Asian Championships, was presupposed to combat on 19 March in a brilliant welterweight (69kg) bout however that has been postpone for now as he’ll proceed to coach for his debut in Could.
“I’m delighted to have signed with Professional Field Promotions and Garry Jonas. Garry has guided world champions akin to Juan Carlos Payano and Argenis Mendez, so I’m very excited to comply with of their path and change into a world champion for the folks of India,” Jangra mentioned in a launch.
“I grew up watching Mike Tyson, and Garry was a long-term enterprise associate of Mike Tyson, so it’s a dream to work with somebody who did nice issues with one among my heroes Mike Tyson.
“I’m trying ahead to combating on 1 Could in Tampa, Florida, in what shall be a top-quality night time of leisure. I’m all about bringing leisure to the entire sporting worlds.”
The South Asian Video games gold-medallist was final seen in motion within the Indian Boxing League’s 2019 version.
“I used to be resulting from combat this week in Tampa, nevertheless, my promoter thought it was higher for me to proceed to coach arduous and field on an even bigger present that shall be accessible to viewers in India. So the staff determined that was one of the best resolution proper now,” Jangra mentioned.
“I’m already moving into one of the best form of my profession with my coaches Marc Farrait and Asa Beard and I imagine that is the staff that has the proper international expertise that may flip me into star, like Amir Khan.”
Jangra, who was mentored by 2010 CWG gold-medallist Akhil Kumar early in his profession, has been troubled by accidents. He underwent surgical procedure on his left hand in 2016, a setback that got here whereas his profession was on the upswing.
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