WATCH: Mick Conlan debut press conference in full

It all got very real today for Mick Conlan.

The Belfast bantamweight was at Madison Square Garden’s Chase Square in the Big Apple to formally announce his debut card at the venue on Friday March 17th.

Conlan was accompanied by manager Matthew Macklin, Top Rank president Todd DuBoef, and MSG executive vice president of marquee events and operations Joel Fisher.

The Belfast super bantamweight will now return to Carson, California to resume camp with Manny Robles at ‘The Rock Gym’ ahead of the fight against Tim Ibarra in two months time.

Watch the Mick Conlan debut press conference in full below:

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