On the heels of his first-ever boxing match, The Problem’s Cory Wharton is having fun with the second and probably trying in the direction of one other bout sooner or later.
Cory participated in Saturday evening’s Social Gloves 2 celeb boxing occasion, held at Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, California.
The multi-time Problem finalist took on Too Scorching to Deal with’s Chase DeMoor, in a battle that had been increase for weeks.
Most just lately, it noticed the 2 opponents going through off at a press convention and picture 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 primary 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 Scorching to Deal with’s Chase DeMoor to point out some like to his followers for his or her help.
“First boxing match achieved. Full,” Cory mentioned, persevering with, “Thanks, guys. The expertise was loopy. Wooo! We did that. We did that final evening, and I simply need to say thanks guys for everybody who got here out and confirmed love.”
“I’m excited, man. I’m undoubtedly gonna drop to 190, and we gonna make our strikes from there. I’ma hold this brief and easy. Recognize y’all,” he mentioned.
Cory had been coaching for a number of weeks for the massive struggle and sharing varied 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 season.
The Problem star beforehand talked about he was stepping away from The Challenge after showing in Spies, Lies & Allies. To this point, it seems it was no less than for one season. MTV’s thirty eighth season of the present just lately wrapped filming a number of weeks in the past and based mostly 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 opponents 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 throughout the dwell stream gave their takes on the struggle and largely advised they felt Cory regarded just like the winner over the 5 rounds.
In different motion, followers noticed former NFL operating 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 evening.
Nevertheless, the primary occasion additionally delivered. A pair of social media stars had been in motion, with Gib taking over McBroom. In accordance with MMA Fighting’s report, Gib delivered a knockout within the fourth spherical to win his match on the celeb boxing occasion.
It’s unknown what Cory could be 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.