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Bonsante To Fight November 17th

15.10.06 - By Jim Amato: According to the latest boxing news, Tony Bonsante of "The Contender" fame will meet veteran Troy Lowry at the Minneapolis Target Center on November 17th. Fringe contender Matt Vanda, who holds a win over former champion Yury Boy Campas, is scheduled to fight a yet to be determined opponent in the co-feature. It is rumored the if both Bonsante and Vanda win, the long awaited showdown between them may finally take place in January of 2007.

Bonsante has a 27-8-3 record with 16 knockouts. His biggest win was a 2003 eleventh round stoppage of Tony Ayala Jr. He has lost five of his last seven fights. Lowry is 27-6 with 16 KO's. He won 24 of his first 25 fights. In 2001, he lost a ten rounder to Hector "Macho" Camacho Sr.. He dropped a decision to Vanda in 2005. In his last fight, he lost a lopsided decision to unbeaten Yuri Foreman. Vanda has a 36-2 record with 21 inside the distance wins.

Article posted on 16.10.2006



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