Frank Sánchez | Knuckle Up with Mike Orr | Talkin Fight
EPISODE: Episode 87
Today Mike profiles Frank Sánchez Faure, a Cuban professional boxer who has held the NABO heavyweight title since 2019 and the WBC Continental Americas heavyweight title since 2020.
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[, Music, ], hello, boxing fans around the world.
Thank you for joining us once again here on talk and fight for another episode of knuckle up featuring mike or thor, and today we’ve got a cuban fighter, frank sanchez, yeah man yeah, do you know what i profiled this guy uh on my show and yeah he’s Been doing big things ever since he is january 1st coming up on this card that we talked about yesterday for all you people out there that don’t know who frank sanchez is um sanchez made his professional debut on the 22nd of september 2017, scoring a first round Technical knockout victory against justin burton at the mel, odd recreation center in louisiana, after winning his first six fights all by stoppage.
He faced lamont capers on fourth of may 2018.
Capers received a point deduction in the first round for excessive holding before the contest before the contest was halted in the second round after capers was shoved through the ropes and out of the ring with capers not able to continue the bout was scored.
A no contest uh following six more wins for my stoppage sanchez, face victor bisbell for the vacant, wbo nabo heavyweight title on 31st august 2019 at the minneapolis armory in minneapolis minnesota sanchez defeated bismal with a fourth round corner retirement after bismal’s corner enforced referee ruiz.
That biswell was unwilling to continue before the start of the fifth round um after fa and jagbot pulled out of the boat with jack millway.
Due to a back injury, sustained during training sanchez was brought in as a late replacement.
That boat took place on the 26th of october um at sand.
Santander arena in pennsylvania sanchez won a shout out unanimous decision to capture the vacant.
Wbo enable title for a second time, with all three judges scoring about 190.
, so guys this guy.
I’Ve already told you about him: he’s a big man here, frank, the cuban flash sanchez, only 29.
This orthodox fighter stands 6’4 with a 78 inch reach.
He now resides in miami florida.
He is ranked 15th out of 1197 heavyweights in the world and he is ranked number one out of five in cuba, so guys he’s fighting 19-0 13 ko’s man, 65 knockout rate.
He is fighting christian hammer who is right now sitting with a record of 26 and eight, and this is scheduled for 10 rounds on this event, man and guys it’s going to be amazing.
It’S a great fight and it all happens at 8pm eastern time on new year’s day.
So don’t don’t miss out on this event.
Oh, i won’t.
I will definitely be watching this fight.
Graham, i know i know you’re uh you’re definitely gon na be watching this uh.
You know he is an amateur standout too and uh.
You know at this 19 19 and over 13 knockouts.
He now trains in san diego, with eddie renoso and uh.
This 29 year old just stayed busy to his rise on the you know up to the top of these heavyweight rankings, guys, you know scoring three victories in 2020 and he has, you know, earned unanimous decisions over joey, dewick, um, sorry tongue, tied there, dawichko uh and Had stopped brian howard and julius fernandez sanchez most recently scored a career best win in october, dropping previously unbeaten fa jogba, who is one of the runners-up for knockout of the year uh on his way to that unanimous decision victory so guys.
We know who you got to know this guy and if you don’t, you will know him uh, graham, you know he, dr he he he beat our man back uh.
You know back this year, so guys definitely frank sanchez.
This guy wrecked with big heavyweight contender man.
We get to see him in action january for not gon na want to miss that man and he’s on the card check it out.
I know i will be and uh make sure that you guys tune in tomorrow for a wonderful episode of female friday.
Uh be the last one of the year and um also our last friday night panel of the year.
Uh should be a great event tomorrow, i’m looking so forward to that for new year’s eve and uh.
You know we’ll we’ll bring in the new year’s early with you guys as you come and watch us.
It’S gon na be great and don’t forget of the year on sunday our knuckle up, knockout of the year award will be presented and we will pick our winner.
So guys you’re not going to want to miss that make sure you tune in for that 4 p.
Eastern standard time, you heard it here like you’re coming to you live on thursday from the knuckle of studios.
We’Ll see you tomorrow for female friday.
Until then, man thanks mike