On Monday, April 13th, at 7:15PM CT, TMB Entertainment will host a public workout for current USNBC WBC and Texas State Welterweight Champion Benjamin “Da Blaxican” Whitaker (8-1, 2 KOs).
The personal workout is slated to take place at “Team Morones Boxing Club”, located at 2108 Quintana Road, giving the local media a final opportunity to see the 147 pound titlist up in action before he heads to Arlington, Texas, to fight unbeaten KO artist Skender Halili (8-0, 8 KOs) from Kosovo on Top Rank’s April 18th fight card.
The scheduled eight round minor title fight will be featured on Top Rank, Inc’s live preliminary online coverage of “Crawford vs. Dulorme” this Saturday night from the College Park Center at the University of Texas at Arlington.
The talented, Alamo City based prizefighter has been working hard at the Team Morones Boxing Club, preparing with head trainer Rick Morones Jr. and sparring with Super Welterweight contender James Kirkland.
Morones expects to see the best version of his fighter on Saturday night during the special Top Rank showcase.
“I believe in my fighter,” claims the young, talented boxing coach. “Benjamin is more than ready for this opportunity on the big stage. He wants to prove that he deserves to be considered among the best at 147 pounds. A win this Saturday night is a necessary step towards getting the recognition he deserves.”
To see what the current title holder has in store for his opponent on April 18th, come out to “Team Morones Boxing Club” located at 2108 Quintana Rd., at 7:15PM CT, on Monday, April 13th for an exclusive peak at “Da Blaxican” Benjamin Whitaker!!
For more information concerning the media workout, please contact TMB publicist Joseph Herron at 210-589-9831, or TMB President Rick Morones Jr. at 210-560-8181.
“Crawford vs. Dulorme” will take place Saturday, April 18, at College Park Center located on the campus of the University of Texas at Arlington. The WBO World Championship fight will be televised as part of a split site double-header live on HBO Boxing After Dark, beginning at 8:45 p.m. CT.
Promoted by Top Rank, Inc., in association with Gary Shaw Productions, Foreman Boys Promotions and Tecate, tickets to the special event are priced at $200, $100, $60, $40 and $25, plus applicable fees. Tickets can be purchased at College Park Center Box Office, online at www.utatickets.com, www.utacollegepark.com, or by phone at 817-272-9595.
Preliminary bouts will be featured live on TopRank.TV | Watch the greatest fighters in the world live online