Star Boxing Inks George "Comanche Boy" Tahdooahnippah; Sukhotsky-White, Mundine-McKart on Saturday
NEW YORK: (July 11, 2012) Star Boxing has signed undefeated middleweight contender George "Comanche Boy" Tahdooahnippah to an exclusive promotional contract, it was announced today by Joe DeGuardia, its President. "We're very excited to bring George aboard to Star Boxing's extensive team of world class fighters. He's an undefeated middleweight who fits into the mix very well of highly ranked contenders in the division" said DeGuardia of Tahdooahnippah who sports a record of 30-0-1 (22KO's)..
Article posted on 10.07.2012
A proud Native American Indian and member of the Comanche Nation, Tahdooahnippah is based in Lawton, Oklahoma with his wife and four children.
Known for his heavy hands and fan friendly style, Tahdooahnippah celebrates each of his fight appearances and victories with the pounding of the Native American drums, the breathtaking display of Native American Fancy War Dancers and the hip hop sounds of his Native American rappers.
"I'm very excited to work with Joe DeGuardia and the team at Star Boxing to take my career to a higher level. I'm ready to take the next step to fight the best at 160 and look forward to returning to action in the very near future."
Last July 16th, Tahdooahnippah won the WBC Continental Americas Middleweight Title with an impressive first round knockout of Jimmy Holmes at the Comanche Nation Casino in his hometown of Lawton, Oklahoma.
In 2012, Tahdooahnippah has had two fights thus far; a first round knockout of Tyrel Brown on February 25th and a six round decision win over Rahman Yusubov on April 26th.
Details of Tahdooahnippah's debut under the Star Boxing banner will be announced shortly.
Sukhotsky vs. Cornelius White, Anthony Mundine vs. McKart on Saturday
WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE PPV
Anthony Mundine vs. Bronco McKart
IBF North American Middleweight Championship
Dmitry Sukhotsky vs. Cornelius White
IBF International Light Heavyweight Championship
Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, NV ● Saturday, July 14, 2012
Live on WealthTV Pay Per View - 9 PM/ET 6 PM/PT
"WHEN WORLDS COLLIDE" PPV
FINAL PRE-FIGHT PRESS CONFERENCE ALERT
WHAT: "When Worlds Collide PPV" Final Pre-Fight Press Conference
WHO ANTHONY "The Man" MUNDINE BRONCO "Superman' McKART
Three-Time World Champion Two-Time World Champion
Sydney, Australia Monroe, Michigan
43-4, 25 KOs 54-9-1, 32 KOs
DMIITRYSUKHOTSKY CORNELIUS "Da Beast" WHITE
WBO #3, WBA #5, IBF #12 WBC #11
Barnaul, Russia Houston, TX
18-1, 13 KOs 19-1, 16 KOs
WHEN: Thursday, July 12, 2012 - 4:00 PM / PT
WHERE: Palms Casino Resort
4321 West Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV
WHY: To promote this Saturday's (July 14) pay-per-view event, "When Worlds Collide," presented by Millennium Events, Inc., in association with WealthTV PPV, live from Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas.
Hall of Fame boxer Larry Holmes, one of the greatest heavyweight champions of all-time, will be a special guest at the press conference. He will be calling the action ringside on the WealthTV PPV broadcast along with blow-by-blow announcer Mike Mittman and color analyst Marc Abrams.
The Battle of Whitehall!
Whitehall, NY – Whitehall, New York is the birthplace of the United States Navy. It’s also the home of the new Whitehall Athletic Club, which now resides in what was the Whitehall Armory building located at 62 Poultney Street. On August 24, the Whitehall Athletic Club proudly presents “The Battle of Whitehall”, professional boxing at its finest!
The main event will feature a Female World Title match-up between pound-for-pound female Champion, Chevelle “Fists of Steel” Hallback against one of the toughest female fighters on the planet, Victoria Cisneros. These two warriors of the ring will fight it out for the WIBA Interim World Jr. Welterweight Title.
Hallback is a former World Champion who has fought the best competition the sport has to offer and is regarded as a top pound for pound female fighter. Victoria Cisneros has fought all the top World Champions, former World Champions and the number one ranked female fighters available and she fought most of them TWICE!
These two premier female fighters will headline the first of many cards that will come to both local fight fans in the Lake George Region of Upstate New York at the Whitehall Athletic Club facility and the countless others throughout the World via TV and Webcast broadcasts.
The August 24th card will be available on www.WhiteHallAthleticClub.com, LDLTV and UStream.tv for FREE. Calling the action live from ringside will be the host of the Talkin Boxing With Billy C TV & Radio Program, Bill Calogero.
The promoter and president of the Whitehall Athletic Club, Greg Gross said, “We wanted to give the members of our club top entertainment as part of their membership and pro boxing was one of my priorities. We decided to put on a World Title fight as part of the first boxing card to show all potential Whitehall Athletic Club members and boxing fans, both locally and around the world, that we are serious about the club and the quality of all our events. I think the Hallback-Cisneros match-up is proof of that.”
The rest of the card will be announced soon. For all press and media information, please contact [email protected] For all other information, including tickets, sponsorships and club membership options, please visit www.WhitehallAthleticClub.com or call (518) 832 3662.
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