AIR DATE: Jul 12 2022 15:55UTC
EPISODE: Episode 7
Pierce O’Leary | Knuckle Up with Mike and Cedric
Mike and Cedric discuss Pierce “Big Bang” O’Leary, a Pro Boxer out of Dublin, Ireland.
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[, Music, ], hello, talking fight fans, thanks for tuning in to today’s episode of knuckle up featuring myself, mike orr and my man center ben do what we do best and that’s prospects.
Young hungry, undefeated undiscovered prospects for you to watch for the next 10 years.
In this game, man so make sure you follow these people that i’m talking about trust me you’re, not gon na be disappointed, and especially especially with today’s today’s prospect, we’re talking about fellow irishman, pierce o’neary.
Let me just uh.
Let me just tell you a little bit about this 22 year old.
His nickname is the is big bang and uh he’s 9-0 right now, with five kos in the super lightweight division he’s ranked two out of ten in ireland, 143 out of 2084 in the world uh.
This is this is great guys.
He is fighting this weekend coming against robin zamora uh, scheduled for eight rounds, cooper box arena queen elizabeth olympic park, hackney acme wick.
This is gon na, be a good one.
He’S coming off a first round ko against nathan, augustine uh and augustine was ko’d by a left hook.
04 15 was the date uh cedric.
I know you’ve been watching these highlights.
Let’S talk about it if you’re oh center sets gone for the moment guys.
So, as he’s gone, i will just get into it.
Get into it a little bit here with this kid man um, you know a nine-time national boxing champion.
Uh pierce o’leary has an impressive track record hailing from dublin’s inner city.
Uh he’s already been boxing, for you know, 12 to 15 years man, it’s his passion, everything revolves around it.
He loves it.
He says uh, it’s the training, the hard work, the diet, that’s what uh he likes about it.
Man is the discipline o’leary still boxes at his local club in dublin, docklands uh.
You know he trains three times a day, including an intense session with his coach at every club evening.
So the kid is no uh.
You know he knows about hard work.
He knows exactly what he’s doing here, man and uh.
Honestly, i can’t wait to talk about this kid.
Someone cedric welcome back brother, welcome back, i’m just letting the kid the kitties know out there about the kitty to watch.
Yes, uh, let’s break them down.
Let’S, let’s talk about this, this kid, the big bang, yeah yeah.
He he definitely fights like like that, nickname my nickname, because um i’m, you know watching his highlights.
It’S not just highlights.
You know certain first parts of a fight um.
A lot of these are early parts of the second round and he’s coming at you.
Like he’s trying to finish you off right away – and i see, as i see him – switching um yeah very skilled boxer – i’m not sure if you touched if you know anything about his amateur career, but he looks like and when i say he’s coming at you he’s Not just a street fighter coming at you, like he’s doing it.
In the events of my mind, i don’t see him getting hit that much and he’s putting a lot of press opponents.
Yeah um honestly uh pierce o’leary has signed a promotional agreement to fight under the queensbury uh uh banner and be managed by francis warren uh.
The 22 year old will make his queen’s uh his queensbury bow on july 16th at cooper box um.
You know headlined by hamza shiraz and uh.
Francisco uh emmanuel torres uh will where he will contest the vacant.
Wbcu super light title, which is the title.
We talked about yesterday’s prospect, just walking away from so pierce o’leary.
Currently 9-0 was a professional with five ko’s to his name.
Uh, you know, he’s quickly becoming a genuine contender in his division and has thrilled fans with his bludgeoning power and improving ring craft honestly known as big bang.
O’Leary is a nine-time national champion in his native ireland and uh on turning pro.
He moved his training base to bromley to work with respected coach allen smith, alongside the likes of sam, knows dennis mccain and henry turner uh.
So you know what guys be be on the lookout for this kid to make a big statement coming this weekend against his opponent.
I can’t wait to see this one uh anything else.
You want to add on pierce o’leary yeah.
What um, where i know i know, he’s on the undercard, but at what point? Which undercard is you know uh, which oh, which part of the undercard? Okay? Okay, i understand what you’re saying um honestly he’s uh he’s scheduled to fight uh above uh massoud, abdullah and uh, just under ryan, garner and uh.
So you know, i believe, he’s gon na be on the televised portion of this man, because honestly, we’ve got on the televised portion.
We’Re gon na have uh lennox, clark and heffron, for you know a couple of titles there and then we’re going to have nick ball.
Uh fighting nathaniel, kakaloko and then hamza shiraz, fighting torres dennis mccann is fighting beach and those are all all uh gon na be title, title, shots or sorry title matches and then uh he’s scheduled uh.
Two two fights under that.
So definitely we’re gon na be seeing him on uh on the main card man.
That’S that’s he’ll, be on the undercard of the main card, so guys you won’t have to search for this one.
You will be able to see him.
Listen! The kid is the knockout winner of last year, um over on that side of the pond, with a brilliant, brilliant left uh on the back foot that just slumped slumped.
His opponent slumped him out.
Man put in the bed honestly brilliant shot.
This kid big things man coming for him, so be on the lookout for him.
Uh david chase up boys go see him for tuna this weekend.
Yes, yes, the zone broadcast.
Thank you, david chase, for reminding us about that wicked fight.
Coming up guys, garcia for tuna.
This weekend remember: garcia, wins, yes, carl! Yes, welcome! Carl welcome to the show cedric anything you want to say before we get out of here today and go do some work, so these guys don’t have to yeah yeah.
I definitely see a um scout coming from uh, mr o’leary uh this guy, especially, is.
He goes to the bottom.
He’S a combination, puncher yeah.
I’M thank you for putting me on to this guy.
I’M really good.
I’M gon na make sure definitely definitely one to watch guys.
You heard it here, man mike alright for cedric ben in the dead doing what we do best man and that’s letting you guys know the prospects to be watching right now.
So guys put him on your radar pierce o’leary, fighting for the wbc youth title this weekend coming or sorry on his way on his way to fighting.
For this title.
Sorry, my correction, but yes be on the lookout for this man.
This kid uh.
Definitely big! Bang! Lots of power winner last year of a knockout of the year award, so definitely one to watch guys so uh real, quick on just the just we’re gon na make our predictions done on garcia, but um.
I don’t want people to overlook fortuna.
Yet you know he’s he’s been in the game for a long six years.
Old right now is a lot of experience um he does.
He does get touched up better, so uh uh, i understand garcia, you know – is the favorite, but oh the fight going to be at 1, 30.
But we’ll answer that tomorrow.
That’S your question for the chat yeah.
Definitely definitely we will answer that uh.
What broadcast is o’leary on um? That fight will be on um united kingdom bt sports uh on the lennox clark mark hefferon uh card, so be on the lookout for that also hamza shiraz and emmanuel torres is on the same card dennis mccann james beach jr on the same card.
So definitely a great card to be watching man, frank warren, queensberry, promotions, matchmaker, steve furness.
You know what it is man, it’s going to be a great event, so definitely be on the lookout for that guys for this weekend, coming uh scrapbook boxing.
How are you brother nice to see you thanks for coming in and joining us today on the show? Yes, uh guys we’re gon na uh we’re gon na get out of here now, so we can uh get some more work done some more research to find some more prospects for you guys to watch around the world shout out to all the people who dropped comments.
Today, thank you for all the love and support man.
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