Over the past few years Baz Rehman has been quietly in the background of a good few boxing events in the Capital, with the East London based entrepreneur investing in various promotions, including some of the early Johnny Eames TRAD TKO Events promoted shows.
Promoter Shyam Batra announced earlier today that Boxing Evolution TV are to broadcast former IBF and WBO Inter-Continental Champion and WBO World title challenger Mark Prince’s latest Championship challenge, when he takes on former Czech Republic Light Heavyweight Champion Jiri Svacina, for the MBC International Cruiserweight title on his SSE Promoted CALL OF DUTY event at York Hall on Saturday, 2nd August 2014.
Two time Inter-Continental Champion (IBF & WBO) and former WBO Light Heavyweight World Title Challenger Mark Prince’s opponent, for his much anticipated return to the Championship battleground, when he challenges for the vacant MBC International Cruiserweight title at York Hall in London on August 2nd, was today named as the Czech Republic’s former Light Heavyweight Champion Jiri Svacina.
George Hillyard Inks Promotional Deal With Shyam Batra – First Outing Under SSE Promotions Banner August 2nd.
Just a few months after returning to the ring, following a four year sabbatical, George ‘Hit Hard’ Hillyard signs promotional deal with SSE Promotions head honcho Shyam Batra.
Rising Light Welterweight star Tommy ‘Da Gun’ Martin has been signed by Eddie Hearn and is set to make his debut under the Matchroom Sport banner on the Sky Sports broadcast Mega event, at Liverpool’s Echo Arena, headed up by the WBO International Cruiserweight title clash between Tony Bellew and Julio Cesar Dos Santos on July 12th.
Luton based American boxer Manny Muhammad received a standing ovation from fellow pros at the TRAD TKO Boxing Gym in Canning Town yesterday, when he arrived for a training session ahead of his upcoming July 5th fight.
Former American Basketball Star Returns To York Hall in London, The Scene Of His Sensational Debut Victory Over Undefeated Opponent In March
Back in March former Pro Basketballer Manny Muhammad made the highly successful transition from hoop to ring, when he secured a points victory, over Lithuania’s Vaidas Balciauskas, on his debut at York Hall in London.
Johnny Eames and the TRAD TKO Events crew, in association with Junction 17 Cars, present their latest offering FAST & FURIOUS 2 – CAPITAL PUNISHMENT, which will take place at the Troxy in Limehouse, London on Saturday 14th June.
– Plus Exciting Undercard and Froch-Groves II Live Screening
All the talk recently has been about the sold out Carl Froch and George Groves rematch, but there will be another equally exciting and intriguing rematch in London on the very same night, Saturday May 31st, at the York Hall in Bethnal Green, London, when George ‘Hit Hard’ Hillyard seeks redemption against Kirill Psonko.
Just over a week ago Charlie Edwards was crowned National Flyweight Champion, following three sensation performances at the England National Championships (formerly ABAs) in Liverpool.
Charlie secured the 52kg Championship with a superb victory over fellow Team GB Boxing squad member, Jack Bateson, in the final.