Bob arum have a contingency plan ready if finally Triller cannot carry out combat between Teofimo Lopez Y George Kambosos by the light belts of the WBA, FIB Y OMB, next August 14.
“If finally the winner of the first offer cannot make the fight, the fight goes to the second highest bidder, which in this case is Matchroom
“, Commented Arum to BoxingScene.com. “They have no obligation to organize it and could hand it over to the next ones, who in this case would be us.”
Triller won the auction to make the match for just over $ 6 million, while Matchroom came second with just over 3.5 million and finally Top rank it was third with 2.31 million.
A couple of weeks ago, a lawyer from Teofimo Lopez He asked for an answer on the offer about the figure he would get if he won.
The team sent the FIB a petition to reschedule the bout for the end of September or declare that Triller he cannot finally organize the fight and fulfill the agreement.
“The FIB could decide in favor of Triller And they could reschedule the fight in September for the United States“, He said. “A lot can happen, but as a promoter of TeoAfter signing a new contract, we are obliged to do the fight if others cannot comply ”.
If in the end the FIB decide what Triller can not comply, Theophimus Y Kambosos The bag of 1,203,600 they deposited after winning the auction will be divided into 65-35 and later they will be distributed from the offer of Matchroom or Top rank in the same proportion. The final decision will be known next week.