Adams, who’d spoken of her imagine fighting in Vegas and just how eventually she desired to headline here, was relishing the step facing an opponent with much greater experience.
Adams spoke earlier within the week of the inability to believe her fortune once the call came two days ago that they have been asked to battle around the first clash from the mid-day. But, at 2pm Vegas local time, Adams showed up at her dressing room in the T-Mobile Arena simply to find out the bout was off.
“This only occur in boxing and there is nothing that you can do about this. I only discovered after i reached the dressing room. It is so disappointing because I used to be focusing on something totally new I needed to exhibit within this fight. The only real reason I am still smiling happens because Marlen just won. There’s a card in Leeds on October 28 so I am wishing I jump on that now.”
It’s understood that Vlajk, with a record of 11 victories, six defeats, might have unsuccessful a bloodstream test.
It had been Adams’ third professional fight and American debut after turning pro within the wake of winning consecutive Olympic gold medals at flyweight.
“I am just gutted,” described Adams, who stated the only consolation was watching partner Marlen Esparza maintaining her unbeaten three-fight record, her American partner replacing the Leeds fighter because the first around the card.
A crestfallen, but still smiling, Nicola Adams endured an enormous blow in Vegas when her 37-year-old Hungarian opponent, Alexandra Vlajk, was withdrawn in the eleventh hour through the Nevada Condition Sports Commission using their bout around the undercard from the massive middleweight showdown between Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin.