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Ward vs. Bika tonight

OAKLAND, Calif. (Nov. 27, 2010) - World Boxing Association (WBA) super middleweight champion Andre "S.O.G." Ward and world contender Sakio "The Scorpion" Bika met with local Bay Area fight fans and media members throughout the week to discuss their anticipated world title fight taking place later this evening.

It will be the second consecutive defense of his world title for the local fighter Ward (22-0, 13 KOs), who will have his hands full against Bika (28-4-2, 19 KOs) of Sydney, Australia, via Douala, Cameroon tonight, Saturday, Nov. 27, live on SHOWTIME (live at 9 p.m. ET/PT).

In the first fight of the split-site doubleheader, "King" Arthur Abraham will meet Carl "The Cobra" Froch in the final Group Stage 3 bout of tournament for the vacant WBC super middleweight world title. The world title match will be televised on same-day-delay from the Hartwall Areena in Helsinki, Finland.

The Oracle Arena in Oakland will be the site of the World Championship night of boxing which will begin at 4 p.m. featuring undefeated Jr. middleweight and 2008 US Olympian Javier Molina (4-0, 4 KOs), Sacramento's undefeated lightweight Stan Martyniouk (10-0, 1KO), Houston's power-punching Cornelius White (15-0, 14 KOs), plus four other bouts with the main event featuring Oakland's finest starting at approximately 7 p.m.

Tickets are priced at $150, $75 and $35 are on sale now at the Oracle Box Office or visit www.coliseum.com or www.ticketmaster.com.

Goossen Tutor Promotions and TNT Boxing are promoting this night of World Championship boxing, with the championship bout in association with Golden Boy Promotions, the promoter for Bika. This event is promoted by Corona.

Article posted on 27.11.2010



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