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Mchunu vs. Wilson

Mchunu-Wilson Weigh-in Weights and Photos

Thabiso Mchunu
Photo Credits: Daryl Bughman/Main Events

 

Garrett Wilson
Photo Credits: Daryl Bughman/Main Events
Thabiso “The Rock” Mchunu
Garrett “The Ultimate Warrior” Wilson
Johannesburg, SA Philadelphia, PA
16-1, 11 KO’s 13-7-1, 7 KO’s
Weight: 199  Trunks: Red/SLV/BLK Weight: 193 Trunks: Black
Dargan-Perez
Photo Credits: Daryl Bughman/Main Events

 

Karl “Dynamite” Dargan Angino “The Nightmare” Perez
Philadelphia, PA Santo Domingo, DR
16-0, 8 KO’s 16-5, 14 KO’s
Weight: 134  Trunks: BLK/Gold Weight: 134  Trunks: Blue/WHT

 

Barrera-Watkins
Photo Credits: Daryl Bughman/Main Events
Sullivan Barrera Eric Watkins
Miami, FL Harris, NY
12-0, 7 KO’s 10-7-1, 5 KO’s
Weight: 173 Trunks: BLU/Red/WHT Weight: 175 Trunks:  Black

 

 

Perez-Mauras
Photo Credits: Daryl Bughman/Main Events

 

Joseph “Chip” Perez Agustine Mauras*
East Hartford, CT Lawrence, MA
10-3-1, 3 KO’s 6-0-2, 3 KO’s
Weight: 132 Trunks: BLK/SLV Weight: 134 Trunks: Red/WHT

 

 

Everett-Wilson
Photo Credits: Daryl Bughman/Main Events

 

Anthony Everett David Wilson
Dorchester, MA New Haven, CT
0-1 3-0
Weight: 153  Trunks: BLK/Grey Weight: 158  Trunks: Black

 

 

Apostol-White
Photo Credits: Daryl Bughman/Main Events
Piotr Apostol Tyrell White
Atlantic City, NJ Queens, NY
Pro Debut 0-1
Weight: 133 Trunks: WHT/Black Weight: 136 Trunks: BLK/Grey

 

 

Foster-Jackson
Photo Credits: Daryl Bughman/Main Events

 

Charles Foster Robert Jackson
New Haven, CT Hampton, VA
5-0, 2 KO’s 0-1
Weight: 174  Trunks: OR/BLK/WHT Weight: 182  Trunks: BLK/Grey

 

*Note: Mauras has three hours to lose two pounds.

 

About September 20:

The Sep. 20th special afternoon edition of NBC Fight Night will take place at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT and will feature a ten-round cruiserweight match-up between Thabiso “The Rock” Mchunu and Garrett “The Ultimate Warrior” Wilson for the NABF Cruiserweight Title and a ten-round lightweight match-up between Karl “Dynamite” Dargan and Angino “The Nightmare” Perez for the Junior NABF Lightweight Title. The undercard bouts are subject to change. Tickets are $100, $75 and $40 and are available through Foxwoods.com and Ticketmaster.com. The card is presented by Main Events, Peltz Boxing and Showpony Promotions. The special NBC Fight Night broadcast will begin live at 3:00 PM ET/12:00 PM PT.

Mchunu-Wilson Final Press Conference Quotes

Kathy Duva

– Welcome everyone to the beautiful Foxwoods Resort Casino. This is going to be our fourth show on broadcast NBC. We are very proud to bring boxing back to network television. This card is going to bring a lot of excitement to the Saturday afternoon line-up. We plan on making boxing fans out of casual fans with this card. Continue reading

Special Afternoon Edition of Fight Night on Broadcast NBC

Mashantucket, CT: NBC Sports Group’s Fight Night presents its first afternoon broadcast of the year on NBC this Saturday, September 20th, at 3 p.m. ET. The fourth afternoon network boxing broadcast since the Fight Night series premiered in 2012, the show will feature a pair of spectacular bouts with four of the sport’s hottest prospects. Continue reading

Tickets On Sale Now for Mchunu-Wilson 9/20 at Foxwoods

Tickets are on sale now for the NABF Cruiserweight Title fight between Thabiso “The Rock” Mchunu (16-1, 11 KOs) and Garrett “The Ultimate Warrior” Wilson (13-7-1, 7 KOs) September 20, 2014 at Foxwoods Resort Casino. The fight will be broadcast as the main event on a special afternoon edition of NBC Fight Night at 3:00 PM ET/12:00 PM PT. Tickets are on sale now through Foxwoods.com and will go on sale Friday through Ticketmaster.com. Ticket prices are $100, $75 and $40. Doors open at 12:00 PM.

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Stevens – Majewski, Mchunu – Wilson Begin NBCSN Fight 2014 With a Bang

stevens22 The popular nationally televised live boxing series, Fight Night, begins the new year with a bang on Friday, January 24th with an explosive double header from Resorts International Hotel Casino in Atlantic City. Topping the card, which will be telecast on NBC Sports Network Fight Night beginning at 10PM ET, is a 10-round middleweight contest between hard-hitting contender Curtis Stevens, 25-4, 18 KOs, and the iron-jawed Patrick Majewski, 21-2, 13 KOs.

“Showtime” Stevens, Brooklyn, NY, is coming off a gallant challenge of 160-pound champ Gennady Golovkin, and is eager to battle his way back to another title try. Stevens is known for his devastating punching power, and has scored quickies against seasoned Saul Roman, warrior Elvin Ayala, then-undefeated Piotr Wilczewski and many others. This time out, Stevens will learn if his fists can crack the granite in Majewski’s chin. Continue reading