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Photos Now Up from Findley-Walker, McGee-Dierdorff

by on Mar.02, 2010, under Boxing News

Walker (left) attacks Findley on the ropes.

Walker (left) attacks Findley on the ropes.

HAMMOND, IN — It was a night to remember.  Fists flew with little regard for undefeated records.  Heads rolled. 

Check out the photos from last Friday’s fights at the Hammond Civic Center:

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Findley Grinds Out Rugged Decision Over Walker at Hammond Civic Center

by on Feb.27, 2010, under Boxing News

Photos and report  by Juan C. Ayllon at ringside

Referee Kurt Spivey raises the fist of a victorious Derrick Findley.

Referee Kurt Spivey raises the fist of a victorious Derrick Findley.

HAMMOND, IN – It was a furious night of boxing at the Hammond Civic Center, where some 2,000-plus screaming fans got their monies worth. 

An appreciative Indiana Boxing Commissioner Jake Hall said that the promoter, One in a Million Boxing, no doubt shelled out a hefty sum to ensure a quality show top to bottom, but judging from the size of the crowd, his investment had paid-off. (continue reading…)

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VIP and Ringside Seats Sold Out for ‘Fight Night 2010′

by on Feb.23, 2010, under Press Releases

event_main_img3MERRILLVILLE, IN, February 23, 2010 – The most anticipated fight night in Northwest Indiana has gained the interest of regional fans as ALL of the VIP and RINGSIDE seats for the event are completely SOLD OUT! Leaving only General Admission seating for the remaining fans for this fantastic night of boxing and at only $30.00 a seat it is a steal for the World Class Boxing that is returning to the Historic Hammond Civic Center on Friday, February 26th.

In the Main Event, Michael “Midnight Stalker” Walker (19-2) and Derrick “Superman” Findley (14-3) will square off for a IN.B.A. Middleweight Title Showdown. Angel Hernandez (14-3) is set for an IN.B.A. Title Showdown against Angel Manfredy conqueror Courtney Burton (21-6), WBC International Champion “Merciless” Mary McGee (17-0)  faces off against WBC International Lightweight Champion Brooke “No Mercy” Dierdorff (5-4-1), a heated matchup of two undefeated Middleweights Josh Crouch (5-0) vs. Foster Nkodo (4-0), also scheduled to fight are Darnell Wilson (8-1) vs. Orphius Waite (5-0), Ed Ochoa (9-0) vs. Dezi Ford (24-27), and Heavyweight David Martin III (1-0) vs. James Porter (5-13). (continue reading…)

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Last Minute Changes, More Exciting Matchups for ‘Fight Night 2010′

by on Feb.17, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

event_main_img2MERRILLVILLE, IN, February 17, 2010 – Training injuries have hit two of the fighters for “Fight Night 2010.” Shay Mobley had incurred an injury this last week during training for his upcoming bout with Darnell Wilson removing Mobley from the bout. When I asked about the fight, Mobley stated, “I was really looking forward to getting back in the ring this year, but I will continue to keep my head up and recover and get ready for the next event.” Due to Mobley’s injury, undefeated Middleweight Orphius Waite (5-0, 3KO’s) will take Mobley’s place against Wilson (8-1, 6KO’s).

Waite, who is coming off an ankle injury that removed him from the One In A Million Boxing Nov. 13th Fight Card, jumped at the opportunity to fight, “I stay in the gym ready to fight for just this kind of situation, if I guy falls out I am ready to go on a day’s notice if I need to. Wilson is going to be a very tough opponent, but that’s what I am here to do is to prove that I am the best and beating Wilson who is (8-1) is a great sign I am on my way.” (continue reading…)

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Two Chances to Win Hot Seats TONIGHT for ‘Fight Night 2010′ on February 26

by on Feb.11, 2010, under Press Releases

event_main_img1MERRILLVILLE, IN, February 11, 2010 – Tonight fight fans will have their first TWO opportunities to win the VIP Hot Seats for “Fight Night 2010″. Fight fans can first head to BW3′s in Valparaiso at 212 E. Lincoln Way at 7:00pm for their first chance to win. After our first lucky winner walks away with their set of tickets a second lucky winner will have a chance to win at Buddy & Pals in Crown Point at 1206 E. Summit St. at 10:00pm.Head to one or both of these fantastic events Sponsored by Miller Lite and One In A Million Boxing, so enjoy a refreshing Miller Lite or MDG, bring a camera and get your photos taken with the Miller girls, and finally get ready to put your boxing gloves on for a chance to win tickets to the hottest fight card in the region.

Fight fans will have an opportunity to face each other in head to head Nintendo Wii boxing competition in a single elimination tournament where the winner of the tournament will win the Ultimate Fight Experience. The winner of each of the five events will be awarded two V.I.P. Table hot seats for themselves and a guest and will get to watch the fight front row and receive a FREE LARGE PIZZA and TWO PITCHERS of Miller Lite Beer courtesy of One In A Million Boxing. Contestants must be at least 21 years old to participate in these events. (continue reading…)

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