Friday Night Fights have had some amazing boxing matches this summer but last night’s fight between Zhang Zhilei and Curtis Lee Tate wasn’t one of them.
Zhang is a former Olympic bronze medalist who was making his professional debut and Lee Tate was is a club fighter. Automatically I’m thinking mismatch but what happened after the bell rang can only be described as comical...
Tonight at the Churchill County Fairgrounds in Fallon, Nevada, ESPN Friday Night Fights takes place in the great outdoors. Find the full weigh-in results for the card right here, which is headlined by Willie Nelson.
10 ROUNDS - JUNIOR MIDDLEWEIGHTS (TV MAIN EVENT)
Willie Nelson vs. Luis Grajeda
Cleveland, OH Chihuahua, Mexico
22-1-1, 13 KO's 17-2-2, 13KO's
154 lbs. 154.8 lbs.
On August 8 in Fallon, NV, that week's edition of ESPN Friday Night Fights is headlined by junior middleweight contender Willie Nelson (22-1-1, 13KO's) taking on the hard-hitting and dangerous Mexican Luis Grajeda (17-2-2, 13KO's) in the 10-round main event.
In the co-feature, fast-rising 18-year-old phenom Norbert Nemesapati (14-0, 13KO's) will be looking make a splash in his US...