Eric "Butterbean" Esch To Face Baden Oui This Friday
15.11.05 - By Tony Nobbs: Eric "Butterbean" Esch will face Gold Coast based Baden Oui in a four round heavyweight bout at Carrara Stadium this Friday night, it was announced yesterday. At a lunch time press conference in Surfers Paradise, Esch, who arrived here last Thursday, stated that he and his scheduled opponent for Friday, Bob Mirovic, had negotiated to fight on the Coast in February.. In his most recent outing, Oui fought for the Queensland State heavyweight title over eight rounds on September 23. As an amateur he represented Australia at an international meet against Ireland in Sydney in 2003 defeating his opponent on points. He has never been dropped.
Article posted on 16.11.2005
In the main support to Esch-Oui, local hope Les Sherrington fights North Queenland danger man Arama Tabuai for the vacant Australian super middleweight title. Other Gold Coasters on the seven bout card include WBF Asia Pacific middleweight title holder Sonni Michael Angelo and come backing former Australian jnr middleweight champion Gavin Topp.
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