The World Boxing Organization demanded of Golden boy the date and place for the fight between Brian Castaño Y Patrick Teixeira.
“There is no doubt that the participants of the OMB, Teixeira Y Brown, are subject to the regulations of the world championship contests, “he said. Luis Batista Salas, president of WBO Championship Committee, through a resolution.
“It is an indisputable fact that Golden boy, official promoter of the fight, must ensure for the same a date, a place, and a channel for the transmission, “he continued. Batista Salas. “Also, as the manager of the middleweight champion jr. of the OMB TeixeiraThey are solely responsible for organizing, coordinating, and producing everything in the United States, the jurisdiction where the combat will take place ”.
“To date, these guarantees have not been met. There are no certainties as to when visa issues will be resolved from Teixeira, and will be allowed to comply with the mandates of the mandatory junior middleweight championship contest. against Brown“, Sentenced the president.
Pandemic and boxing
“We are aware of the circumstances related to the Covid-19 pandemic and its implications,” he said. Luis Batista Salas.
“There is no controversy regarding the involuntary cancellation of the appointment for the visa of Teixeira at the US embassy in Brazil, as demonstrated by the Committee. However, the current state and circumstances are unsustainable. Therefore, this committee must take affirmative action, and remedy with a fair and reasonable resolution, through which the rights and interests of all relevant parties are protected ”.
The obstacles for Castaño
The Argentinian Brian Castaño won the place of unavoidable challenger, after beating Wale Omotoso on the cards.
As the US government prohibited Brazilian residents from entering the country, Patrick Teixeira continues in San Pablo.
The combat, as explained by several authorities of the Organization, must take place in the United States.
From this, there are two positions. In the first, you run direct risk Golden boy, because the organizational rights of the show could be auctioned again.
As a second option, a 154-pound world crown interim could be opened, something with which the OMB never agreed.