Golden Boy Promotions won the auction of the fight between Brian Castaño Y Patrick Teixeira, for the super welterweight title of the OMB.
“Please be advised that Golden Boy Boxing won the bid for Teixeira/BrownHe tweeted Paco Valcárcel, president of the World Boxing Organization. “WBO, world super welterweight championship, with a total offer of $ 427,000.”
While, Valcárcel confirmed date and place of the event, in addition to tagging DAZN already TGB Promotions in the same post.
“The date of the fight is February 6, 2021, in Fantasy Springs, Indio, California,” said the highest authority in his account of Twitter.
Please be advised that @GoldenBoyBoxing Promotions won the Purse Bid for Teixeira / Castaño @WorldBoxingOrg Jr. Middleweight Championship Contest, bidding a total of $ 427,000. The bout date is February 6, 2021, @ Fantasy Springs, Indio, California. @DAZNBoxing @TGBpromotions #WBO
– Paco Valcárcel, Esq. (@PacoValcarcel) November 12, 2020
The setbacks for the fight between Castaño and Teixeira
It would not be incorrect to say that the pandemic complicated the confrontation between The Boxi and its Brazilian counterpart, but it would imply inaccuracies.
Clearly, the Argentine boxer had to overcome obstacles to enforce his position as a mandatory challenger to the belt of the OMB, since he defeated Wale Omotoso.
The truth is that the globalization of the coronavirus helped Teixeira delay your unavoidable defense, mainly, by living in Brazil. And, he could not enter the United States due to sanitary restrictions.
Various paths to regulatory solution
Based on the mess unleashed by the breaches in the face of this lawsuit, there were several options to unleash the problem.
As a first measure, Golden boy he was at risk of losing the organizing rights to the evening in a potential second auction. For his part, the chance of an interim opening for the forced baron faced by the Brazilian boxer was being considered, something with which the OMB never agreed.