On the heels of his first-ever boxing match, The Problem’s Cory Wharton is having fun with the second and presumably wanting in the direction of one other bout sooner or later.
Cory participated in Saturday night time’s Social Gloves 2 superstar boxing occasion, held at Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, California.
The multi-time Problem finalist took on Too Sizzling to Deal with’s Chase DeMoor, in a battle that had been build up for weeks.
Most not too long ago, it noticed the 2 rivals dealing with off at a press convention and photograph session, the place issues acquired bodily with the 2 opponents throwing some punches.
They lastly acquired to throw punches throughout the squared circle on Saturday night in a five-round exhibition match as a part of a multi-fight occasion.
Different fights included NFL stars Le’Veon Bell and Adrian Peterson battling it out and the principle occasion that includes social media stars Austin McBroom and AnEson Gib.
The 31-year-old actuality TV star took to his Instagram Story following his in-ring battle in opposition to Too Sizzling to Deal with’s Chase DeMoor to point out some like to his followers for his or her assist.
“First boxing match achieved. Full,” Cory mentioned, persevering with, “Thanks, guys. The expertise was loopy. Wooo! We did that. We did that final night time, and I simply wish to say thanks guys for everybody who got here out and confirmed love.”
“I’m excited, man. I’m positively gonna drop to 190, and we gonna make our strikes from there. I’ma preserve this brief and easy. Respect y’all,” he mentioned.
Cory had been coaching for a number of weeks for the large struggle and sharing numerous clips on his Instagram web page as he ready. He additionally performed in a celebrity football game on the Los Angeles Rams coaching camp this previous summer time.
The Problem star beforehand talked about he was stepping away from The Challenge after showing in Spies, Lies & Allies. To date, it seems it was at the least for one season. MTV’s thirty eighth season of the present not too long ago wrapped filming a number of weeks in the past and primarily based on on-line spoilers, Cory was not amongst the featured forged members.
Social Gloves 2 featured KOs, no winner in Cory’s struggle
As Monsters and Critics reported, Saturday night’s fight featuring Cory vs. Chase was solely an exhibition match that lasted 5 rounds. Each rivals went the space, however there was no official rating stored.
With that, there was no official winner and each guys confirmed good sportsmanship after the struggle. Commentators and different personalities on-screen in the course of the reside stream gave their takes on the struggle and principally recommended they felt Cory regarded just like the winner over the 5 rounds.
In different motion, followers noticed former NFL working backs sq. off in a boxing match. Of their exhibition struggle, Bell knocked out Peterson, which may’ve been one of many spotlight moments of the night time.
Nevertheless, the principle occasion additionally delivered. A pair of social media stars had been in motion, with Gib taking up McBroom. In response to MMA Fighting’s report, Gib delivered a knockout within the fourth spherical to win his match on the superstar boxing occasion.
It’s unknown what Cory is perhaps planning for his subsequent struggle, however there are different stars from The Problem who’ve additionally fought in celebrity boxing matches. Amongst them are his castmates, Fessy Shafaat, Josh Martinez, and Kaycee Clark, all of whom appeared with Cory on Spies, Lies & Allies.
The Problem Season 38 is TBA for MTV.