Aaron Williams Makes CES Debut This Wednesday
Undefeated cruiserweight prospect Aaron Williams (12-0-1, 9 KO’s) will make his Classic Entertainment and Sports debut this Wednesday on ESPN 2’s “Wednesday Night Fights” at the Foxwoods Casino in Mashantucket, Ct. Williams, fighting out of Las Vegas, NV, will meet Deleon Tinsley (7-1-1) of Orlando, FL in a six rounder. The Williams/Deleon fight will serve as the chief support for Peter Manfredo vs. David Banks..
Article posted on 18.06.2007
“I’m feeling great and looking forward to my first fight as a CES fighter”, Williams said after a recent workout at the Top Rank Gym.
“My conditioning coach (Axel Murillo) has been trying to kill me. He’s helped me get stronger and he’s got me in great shape.”
The 21 year old prodigy had over 100 amateur bouts, winning 9-national titles As an amateur, Williams was a protégé’ of Hall of Fame trainer Emanuel Steward.
Williams turned pro at 18. He is trained by former WBA Light Heavyweight Champion, Eddie Mustafa Muhammad.
“We’re looking forward to Wednesday night,” said Williams’ co-manager, Albert Falcon. Jimmy Burchfield and Foxwoods have put together a great card.”
Williams’ co manager, Patrick Doljanin, echoed Falcon’s comments. “Jimmy Burchfield runs a first class company and we’re proud to be a part of CES. His track record speaks for itself and we know he will guide Aaron to a world championship.”
Tickets, priced at $55.00, $110.00, $160.00, are on sale by contacting CES (1.401.724.2253/www.cesboxing.com) or Foxwoods 1.800.200.2882/www.foxwoods.com). $2.00 from each sold ticket will go to the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Research Foundation.
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