AIR DATE: Oct 10 2022 16:11UTC
EPISODE: Episode 6
Michael Angeletti | Knuckle Up with Mike and Cedric | Talkin Fight
Mike and Cedric discuss Michael Angeletti as a Pro Boxer out of New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
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Foreign [ Music ], thanks for tuning in to today’s episode of knuckle up with yours, truly Mike Orr and yes, Happy Thanksgiving to all the Canadians out there watching around Canada thanks for tuning in on this wonderful turkey day, and we got a good one for you Today and we’re talking about a fighter that you are going to be able to watch this coming weekend and he is fighting on the Wilder helanius card and yes be on the lookout for Michael angeletti.
Yes, this little guy guys little guys, and when I mean little I mean Bantam, so we’re looking at the 120s.
He is 6-0 right now with five Knockouts in that Phantom division he’s only 26 years old.
Five, eight, with a 68 inch reach uh, originally born in new New Orleans Louisiana and now resides in uh Spring Texas.
So now guys he is going to be fighting this upcoming weekend against Jeremy or dorno, who is 7-0, and this one is taking place guys at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn.
Yes, and this again, I told you is on the Wilder helanius card, along with Caleb plant Anthony Darrell Gary Antonio Russell Emmanuel Rodriguez, Frank Sanchez, Carlos newgren.
This is a big card guys.
This is a.
This is a pretty stacked up card.
To be honest, uh, you will be able to see that on USA Fox pay-per-view, so make sure you mark this date out guys.
That’S Saturday, the 15th of October, you will get to see Michael angeletti, former Team, USA uh Prospect um.
You know he was inside the ring USC boxing National tournaments.
You know 2018 Elite national championships.
He took him first.
He was second in the 2017 Elite national championships.
First in the western Elite, qualifier uh International results.
He was third in the uh Phelps Stam tournament in Warsaw, Poland, uh back in 2018.
So the kid is a very highly decorated: amateur, no sludge.
When it comes into that ring um – and you know he scored a sensational first round stoppage of an over matched Rafael Morale on the undercard of the fagora lipiness at Seminole, Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood Florida and that came knockout came abruptly at 2, 28.
Uh this was him and shooting up this 122 pound rankings uh.
You know he originally hails from Louisiana.
Now lives in Springs, Texas, 2016, U.
S national champion, and you know – and he hopes to be fighting for a world title within a year and a half guys uh.
He has sparred the likes of Shakur Stevens and has gone 10 to 12 rounds with 130 pound unified champ.
Additionally, he has done a lot of sparring with legendary Cuban former Cuban former world champion and two time: gold, medalist, Guillermo or rodano uh.
The preparation with those Legends combined with his early success has assured him.
He is ready to move up in class and challenge for World titles.
However, when he does move up, he plans on moving down in way to 118.
um, so guys be on the link up for this kid in these uh in in this smaller weights, man uh – you know it was, you know approximately over approximately about a year and A half ago he you know he was the number one seed at the Olympic trials in Lake Charles uh.
You know he lost in the first round, shocker to Anthony uh old Scott uh osuga of the uh Maywood boxing gym in Maywood California uh.
When the division went to hell, so you know after the Olympics he decided to turn pro he’s now.
Uh he’s now 6-0 guys with five Knockouts.
You know born and raised in New Orleans uh.
You know he had trouble making friends uh when his family first relocated to the Houston area in 2005, follow following Hurricane Katrina uh, but by his account he was uh.
You know a bad kid, but he didn’t get into some trouble.
He did get into some trouble at school and found himself getting into fights just because that was until he found an outlet that would become his passion and so much more uh.
One day when he was 12 uh everything changed uh.
He graduated when he graduated from Oak Ridge High School in 2014 uh.
You know he was dropped off at Legend legend Sports Complex in The Woodlands for an AAU basketball practice, but instead of hitting the hardwood that day, he was lured into the sport of boxing without any previous notion about participating in such activity.
Uh, you know he got dropped off at his gym to go and practice.
He ends up walking into a boxing gym and look fast forward.
We’Re now talking what eight years later and this kid right now is sitting as an undefeated Pro in the paid ranks about to fight on a huge card uh this Saturday, so guys definitely be on the lookout for this kid man.
You heard it here.
It’S your man Mike said you know, Happy Thanksgiving to everybody who tuned in around Canada to all the people who’s tuned in around the world.
Watch him this weekend.
Make sure you put that down on your list of fights to watch Michael angeletti, taking on his opponent.
This Saturday, on the Wilder hellenius card, guys, you won’t be upset when you watch this kid fight.
You heard it here, Michael say: knuckle up, we’ll see you tomorrow same time, foreign