Boston Boxing Hero Danny O’Connor, (30-3, 11 KOs), will make his long-awaited return to the ring in an excellent welterweight conflict in opposition to Luis ‘Vicious’ Garcia, (13-1-1, 9 KOs), of Richmond, CA on the Eve of St. Patrick’s Day, Thursday, March 16 on the Agganis Enviornment on the campus of Boston College.
Introduced in affiliation with Murphys Boxing, the scheduled eight-rounder is featured on the heralded Hollywood Struggle Nights – Boston: Walsh vs. Ruiz occasion introduced by Tom Loeffler’s 360 Promotions and broadcast dwell globally on UFC FIGHT PASS (10:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. PT).
“I’m excited to come back again and combat in Boston, the place I’ve fought so many instances earlier than,” mentioned O’Connor. “I’m trying ahead to being again within the ring and placing on a present for my hometown followers.”
Said Ken Casey from Murphys Boxing, “We’re pleased to proceed to assist Danny in his profession. It is a nice alternative for him to combat on an incredible present on the Agganis Enviornment.”
Stated Tom Loeffler, “We’re excited to announce the addition of Danny O’Connor to the March sixteenth present at Agganis Enviornment. Danny has headlined many reveals in Boston and he can be in a featured bout on UFC Struggle Move. His return will draw a wealth of followers and it’s nice to be working along with Ken Casey of Murphys Boxing to current this combat.”
One in every of Boston’s hottest and thrilling fighters and a staple of St. Patrick’s Day boxing occasions, O’Connor can be hitting the ring following a five-year absence punctuated by 4 dominant, consecutive victories.
At the moment working as a firefighter in Denver, CO, O’Connor’s extremely anticipated return to Boston remembers his immense reputation with sports activities followers promoting out venues together with the TD Backyard for his memorable fights.
In his final outing on St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, 2018, the hard-hitting southpaw received a ten-round unanimous determination over Steve Claggett in entrance of an enormous crowd of supporters on the Home of Blues in Boston.
Luis Garcia heads into the St. Patrick’s Day occasion combat in opposition to O’Connor using a six-fight successful streak, the final 4 victories coming by knockout.
Hollywood Struggle Nights – Boston: Walsh vs. Ruiz is headlined by a ten-round junior welterweight battle between Quick-Rising Irish Star ‘King’ Callum Walsh, (5-0, 4 KOs), of Cork, Eire and Spain’s Leonardo Di Stefano Ruiz, (10-1, 9 KOs). Walsh is guided by Boston legend and Corridor of Fame coach Freddie Roach.