Kelly Pavlik and Lenord Pierre On Nov 2nd: Versus Fight Night Tune-Up Reminder
STAMFORD, CT (November 1, 2006) – Undefeated middleweight Kelly Pavlik headlines the next edition of VERSUS Fight Night, in conjunction with Top Rank Boxing, on Thursday, November 2 at 7 p.m. ET. Pavlik will take on Lenord Pierre in the 12-round main event in Pavlik’s hometown of Youngstown, Ohio. Pavlik headlined the first-ever Fight Night card in July when he stopped veteran Bronco McKart on a sixth-round TKO. The bout, originating from the Chevrolet Centre in Youngstown, will be for the WBO, NABO and IBA super middleweight titles. He is the current NABF champion.
Article posted on 01.11.2006
Immediately following Fight Night, VERSUS will provide live coverage of the PBR World Finals at 9 p.m. ET from the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. The event pairs the top 45 bull riders in the world with the rankest bulls on the planet, with the winning bull rider taking home one million dollars.
As an added bonus, Fight Night viewers will be able to score the bouts from home through the VERSUS website at VERSUS.com. These viewer scores will be posted throughout the telecast.
The undercard will feature an eight-round super welterweight rematch between Houston’s Ahmed “Hollywood” Kaddour (19-2-1, 9 KOs) and Jesus Valverde (21-12-1, 16 KOs) of Mazaltan, Sinora, Mexico. The pair fought to an eight-round draw at the Orleans Hotel & Casino on September 14.
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