What time is Michael Conlan’s fight? Ringwalks, TV Channel and Live Stream from Conlan vs Ionut Baluta
Irishman Michael Conlan, who competed in the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Olympics, will have a world title fight in his sights if he manages to overtake Ionut Baluta on the lower card of the weight championship contest. fly Moruti Mthalane vs Sunny Edwards IBF.
The 29-year-old, undefeated as a professional so far, faces Romanian Baluta over 10 rounds as a super-bantamweight in a fight that could solidify him as being ready for the weight class champions, an exclusive club that currently includes undefeated contenders such as Luis Nery, Stephen Fulton Jr. and Murodjon Akhmadaliev.
Its promoter Bob Arum recently admitted that he sees a challenge for Conlan’s title to sell New York’s Madison Square Garden in the second half of 2021, when restrictions on the COVID-19 pandemic are mostly expected to be lifted.
“Mick will fight around the beginning of May, then the plan will be to move for the world title,” Arum said, as reported. The Belfast Telegraph. “We could put this in Madison Square Garden and he would fill it up.”
“I am very encouraged to see that the pandemic will be alleviated in the United States, as we now believe that by the end of May there will be enough vaccines to immunize the entire population.” So by June we will be able to start hosting events at full capacity. . “
If that plan comes to fruition, a horde of Irish fight fans are expected to cross the Atlantic for the big night. However, overtaking Baluta is as essential a part of the plan as being able to sell tickets inside at this point.
Here’s everything you need to know about the entire fight map, including Conlan vs. Baluta and Mthalane vs. Edwards.
When is Conlan vs Baluta? Start date, time
- Dated : Friday April 30
- Time : 7:00 p.m. BST / 2:00 p.m. ET
- Main event (approximately) : 10:30 p.m. BST / 5:30 p.m. ET
Coverage of the fight card begins at 7:00 p.m. local time in London, or 2:00 p.m. on the US East Coast. Sidewalks for the main event are scheduled for around 10:30 p.m. local time, meaning chief support from Conlan and Baluta is likely around 9:30 p.m. BST / 4:30 p.m. ET.
As always with boxing, however, the exact start of competitions will depend on the length of those that precede them.
Which channel / stream is Conlan vs Baluta?
- UK : BT Sport 1
- WE: ESPN +
BT Sport will broadcast the map live in the UK, which includes their TV channel as well as on-the-go via their app. In the US, ESPN + will show the fight.
Where’s the Conlan vs. Baluta fight?
The card takes place at London’s iconic combat sports venue, York Hall, in Bethnal Green, east London. The site will be fully up to date on the latest COVID-19 protocol.
Michael Conlan recording and biography
- Nationality : Irish
- Dated of birth : November 19, 1991
- Height : 5’8 “
- Reach : 69 “
- Total fights : 14
- Record : 14-0, 8 KOs
Ionut Baluta’s recording and bio
- Nationality : Romanian
- Dated of birth : December 19, 1993
- Height : 5’10 1/2 “
- Reach : 73 “
- Total fights : 16
- Record : 14-2, 3 KO
Full April 30 card
- Moruti Mthalane (c) vs Sunny Edwards IBF Flyweight Championship
- Michael Conlan vs. Ionut Baluta, super-rooster
- Super welterweight Troy Williamson vs. Kieran Smith
- Ryan Garner vs. Paul Holt, super featherweight
- Joshua Frankham vs. Naheem Ali, super welterweight