TrillerVerz 5: Kovalev vs Pulev + Cypress Hill vs Onyx airs live from The Forum in Inglewood, CA on Saturday May 14, which makes it Sunday May 15 in the UK and Australia. The event titled “Lineage of Greatness” features a series of boxing bouts and an Iconic VERZUZ battle pitting hip-hop legends.
In the main event former unified light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (34-4-1, 29 KO) goes up against unbeaten Tervel Pulev (16-0, 13 KO) in a ten-rounder at cruiserweight. The co-main event is a ten-round heavyweight battle between Kubrat Pulev (28-2, 14 KO) and Jerry Forrest (26-4-2, 20 KO).
Also on the card Emiliano Vargas makes his pro boxing debut in a four-round lightweight bout against Mark Salgado (1-1, 1 KO). As well, son of boxing legend Evander Holyfield, Evan Holyfield (9-0, 6 KO) faces Jurmain McDonald (6-5, 2 KO) in a six-rounder at super welterweight. In addition, Fernando Vargas Jr (5-0, 5 KO) meets fellow unbeaten Terrance Jarmon (3-0, 1 KO) in a six-rounder at super welterweight and Amado Vargas (3-0, 2 KO) squares off against Anel Dudo (1-3, 1 KO) in a four-rounder at super featherweight.
How to watch TrillerVerz 5: Kovalev vs Pulev, Cypress Hill vs Onyx
Date: Saturday, May 14
Time: 9 pm ET / 6 pm PT
UK & Australia
Date: Sunday, May 15
Time: 2 am BST / 11 am AEST
Date and time vary by location
TrillerVerz 5 results
- Sergey Kovalev def. Tervel Pulev by unanimous decision (98-92, 98-92, 97-93)
- Kubrat Pulev def. Jerry Forrest by unanimous decision
- Emiliano Vargas def. Mark Salgado by TKO (R1 at 2:09)
- Jurmain McDonald def. Evan Holyfield by TKO (R2)
- Fernando Vargas Jr def. Terrance Jarmon by KO (R1 at 2:25)
- Amado Vargas def. Anel Dudo by unanimous decision
TrillerVerz 5 fight card
Get TrillerVerz 5 full fight card below.
- Sergey Kovalev vs. Tervel Pulev, 10 rounds, cruiserweight
- Kubrat Pulev vs. Jerry Forrest, 10 rounds, heavyweight
- Emiliano Vargas vs. Mark Salgado, 4 rounds, super welterweight
- Evan Holyfield vs. Jurmain McDonald, 6 rounds, super welterweight
- Fernando Vargas Jr vs. Terrance Jarmon, 4 rounds, super welterweight
- Amado Vargas vs. Anel Dudo, 4 rounds, featherweight
- Cypress Hill vs. Onyx – ultimate East coast vs West coast hip-hop showdown