Bill Haney gets Australian travel visa

Lightweight winner boxer Devin Haney is “beside himself in joy,” ahead of his undisputed title struggle Sunday against Australian boxer George Kambosos.

But his jubilation is about much more than the bout.

The Australian authorities granted Haney’s father, Monthly bill, a momentary visa allowing him to function in his son’s corner for Sunday’s combat in Melbourne, Australia. 

The elder Haney had in the beginning been denied a vacation visa because of to a conviction and 40-thirty day period U.S. prison stay 30 years in the past. Bill was indicted a few a long time in the past for his involvement in a cocaine conspiracy scenario. Above the previous two months, he and battle promoters worked  feverishly to get the visa denial lifted.

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Battle promoter Lou DiBella informed United states Now Sporting activities+ that after Australia’s new Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and the Labor Social gathering won the election on May possibly 23, the beforehand unbending govt journey stance eased.