Originally posted on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 8/27/13
Hall of Fame ring announcer Michael Buffer will call Ricky Burns and Raymundo Beltran to the ring when the pair clash for Burns’ WBO World lightweight crown on September 7 at the SECC in Glasgow. The American legend will be whipping up the crowd as Burns steps into the ring in his eighth world title bout and the fourth defense of his belt, and Buffer is excited to be heading to Scotland as the Coatbridge ace tackles the Mexican. Credit: Lawrence Lustig “When Eddie Hearn reached out to me for this event, I jumped at the chance,” said Buffer. “I was originally booked in Los Angeles for JC Chavez's fight which was cancelled and postponed. Eddie asked if I was now free to come to Glasgow for ‘Rickster's’ title defense I couldn’t say no – Ricky has unbelievable fans!” Buffer wanted some qualified and knowledgeable information on the challenger, ‘Sugar’ Beltran, so he called Hall of Fame matchmaker Bruce Trampler at Top Rank, Inc. – and was told Glasgow can expect a great night. “I contacted
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