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ESPN ‘Friday Night Fights’ Little Creek Brawl IV Public Weigh-Ins This Thursday Afternoon

by on Jan.21, 2014, under Boxing News


SHERMAN OAKS, CA — ESPN Friday Night Fights will hit the Pacific Northwest this week as Goossen Tutor Promotions brings a full card of world-class professional boxing to the Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, Washington.

Boxing fans from the Seattle-Tacoma area are welcome to join the local media as all fighters on the card will take part in the Official Public Weigh-In this Thursday, JANUARY 23 at 2:00 p.m. PT in the Squi Atl Room on the first floor of the Little Creek Casino Resort. (continue reading…)

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Javier Molina Fractures Hand; Now, Thomas Williams vs. Cornelius White is Main Event for ‘ESPN Friday Night Fights’ on Jan. 24!

by on Jan.09, 2014, under Boxing News

Williams vs White

SHERMAN OAKS, CA, January 9, 2014 — Highly regarded welterweight prospect Javier Molina suffered a fractured right hand in sparring on Wednesday afternoon and has withdrawn from his ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra™ showdown on JANUARY 24 with former world champion Kendall Holt it was announced today by Dan Goossen, President of Goossen Tutor Promotions.

The new main event for the ESPN Friday Night Fights/”Little Creek Brawl IV” event at the Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, Washington, will be a ten round NABO Light Heavyweight Championship clash between top undefeated prospect Thomas Williams Jr. of Fort Washington, Maryland and Houston based world-contender Cornelius White. (continue reading…)

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Andre Ward Earns a Lopsided Decision in Rough Fight with Sakio Bika

by on Nov.30, 2010, under Boxing News, Guest Columnists

ward1Andre Ward looking supremely confident in his ring walk.

Photos and report by Christopher Morgan at ringside

OAKLAND, CA, November 28, 2010 — Once again boxing fans and experts were quick to point out the strength’s of Andre Wards challenger, “Sakio is has a long reach, great power and is tough as nails”, or a similar quote could be read on boxing forums across the internet.   This seems to be the pattern now for Ward fights, after completely dominating Edison Miranda, Mikkel Kessler and Alan Green, he will still be questioned and doubted before his next big fight.

Sakio ‘The Scorpion’ Bika, (28-4-2, 19 KO’s) of Sydney, Australia by way of Cameroon, Africa entered the ring first as the challenger to some warm reggae tunes, bopping to the rhythm with a smile and calm demeanor, when a guy is all smiles entering a big fight you have to think he’s either crazy, dangerous or both.  With Andre Ward the house fighter, Bika was loudly booed with chants of, “This is America” and “you’re gonna get knocked out!!” (continue reading…)

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