WBC International silver Super Bantamweight champion, Fatiou Fassinou returns into the ring this Saturday, January 3 2015 against Michael Barnor in an international 10-rounder in Accra.
28 year old Beninois, Fassinou (22-3-1, 10 KOs) will be making a first defence of the title he won via a majority decision victory over Felix Williams back on June 28 at the Aborigines Beach Resort in Keta in the Volta Region of Ghana against the highly fancied Barnor of Ghana in the headline bout of Landmark Promotions bill.
On the co-main event scheduled for Unity Park, Trantra Hill, Achimota, Accra, Ghana’s highly popular Ayitey Powers will slug it out Anicet Amuzu, also of Benin for the West Africa Boxing Union (WABU) Heavyweight title.
Also featuring is former WBA Pan-Africa Light Heavyweight champion, Emmanuel Danso AKA Kwahu Tyson in an international 10-rounder against a yet to be confirmed opponent.
There is also a Welterweight contest between Benjamin Ashley and Joseph Lamptey, a Super Middleweight contest featuring Habib Ahmed versus Flash Issaka Ebole, Michael Dodoo against Martin Ahiadekey in a Lightweight contest.
In all, a total of 12 fights are scheduled on the Landmark Promotions and Management first promotion of the new year sanctioned, approved and to be supervised by the Ghana Boxing Authority.