Triller recently announced that it has reached an agreement public transaction with Seachange (Nasdaq: SEAC)
The Heavyweight Fight of the Year is expected to fill an 80,000-seat arena;
Plaza de Toros and sets 2022 PPV records
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LOS ANGELES, April 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Follow-up to their Just released a massive calendar of extraordinary events in 2022, Triller Fight Club announced a mega-heavyweight clash between the former unified heavyweight world champion Andy “The Destroyer” Ruiz Jr.(34-2, 22 KOs), of Imperial, CA and the highest rated, undefeated contender Tyrone ‘King of the Ring’ Sponge(14-0, 13 KOs) from Paramaribo, Suriname ready for Saturday July 16 and emanating from history Bullfighting Square in Mexico City, Mexico.
The ten-round main event will feature a terrific boxing card broadcast on Pay per view. The entire show will be produced by Nigel Lythgoe, award-winning producer of “So You Think You Can Dance” and “American Idol” who brought his captivating new look of combat sports to Triller Fight Club events as a creative partner, visionary and executive producer. Advance ticket information for the live event will be forthcoming.
“Triller Fight Club is dedicated to providing a regular slate of content with something for everyone. surrounding it with a festival that is sure to appeal to all ages, combat sports fans or not,” said Nigel Lythgoe.
Ruiz, 32, shocked the sports world when he became Mexico’s first heavyweight world champion on June 1, 2019, with a remarkable seventh-round knockout of the undefeated and unified world champion. Antoine Joshua at Madison Square Garden. Most recently, Ruiz claimed victory in dominant fashion with a 12-round unanimous decision over the former world title challenger. Chris Arreola on May 1, 2021, in Carson, California.
Popular fan favorite Ruiz is guided by perennial Coach of the Year, Eddy Reynosowho counts boxing Pound for Pound Fighter #1 SauI ‘Canelo Alvarez and world champion Oscar Valdez among his stable in San Diego, CA.
A world champion kickboxer with a host of international accolades, Spong, who is currently training in South Florida, returns to the squared circle after a second-round knockout of Jeyson Minda in Merida, Mexico. Eleven of his thirteen knockouts have come in the first two rounds of his fourteen wins. He is the holder of the WBC Latino Heavyweight and WBO Latino Heavyweight titles.
“Triller and Fight Club like to be pioneers. We have high expectations for this event. He takes on the world’s best heavyweights in boxing and MMA in a battle to determine who is the best. Surrounding it with a Trillerfest where top musicians, Verzuz, sporting events and celebrities will bring this historic fight to a close,” said David Tetreaultpresident of the Triller Fight Club.
Inaugurated in 1946, the Plaza de Toros is the largest bullring in the world. In 2004, it hosted the third fight between Mexican legend Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and former world champion Frankie Randall.
A full schedule of events and additional fights for this world-class night of boxing will be announced shortly.
Launched less than two years ago, Triller Fight Club has already sold over 3,000,000 pay-per-views in the past year, making it one of the best-selling combat sports/entertainment platforms around. . TrillerVerz’s widely acclaimed monthly series, including world-class pro boxing and Verzuz Music Battles, has consistently been at the top of watched shows with an average of over 6,000,000 views.
Triller has entered into a definitive merger agreement with SeaChange International, Inc. (NASDAQ: SEAC)in connection with a transaction that would result in the combined company being named Triller Verz Corp.and its common stock will be listed on the Nasdaq, subject to satisfaction of the conditions listed in the S4, which was filed by SeaChange (NASD: SEAC).
This Triller Fight Club PPV event will air in North America on all mainstream PPV television platforms including cable, satellite and telco PPV television providers including Xfinity, Spectrum, Contour, Fios and Optimum (States United States), among others, as well as major operators in Canada. It will also be offered at commercial outlets through Joe Hand Promotions and globally via digital streaming to all major outlets.
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