SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. (Dec. 19, 2014) — Goossen Promotions closes out the 2014 boxing year in style this Saturday night, Dec. 20 with LITTLE CREEK BRAWL VI, an action packed 10-bout card headed by four outstanding televised fights from the Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, Wash and telecast on a SHOWTIME BOXING: Special Edition.
The last month has been a busy time for the Sherman Oaks, Calif. based company with three events crossing the West Coast. On Nov. 20, Goossen Promotions returned to their home of numerous Los Angeles based fight cards with “LIVE AT THE LODGE”, a terrific evening at the Sportsmen’s Lodge in Studio City.
Last Thursday night, Dec. 11 a packed house at the Pechanga Casino in Temecula, California was entertained by a long list of former world champions seeing action including AUSTIN TROUT, RICO RAMOS, ANTONIO TARVER and SERGIO MORA along with a host of top prospects including MARCUS BROWNE, DOMINIC BREAZEALE, GERALD WASHINGTON, TERRELL GAUSHA, AHMED ELBIALI and VATCH MARTIROSYAN.
“A very busy 30-days indeed but this is a tremendous period for Goossen Promotions and truly bodes well for 2015, “said TOM BROWN. “Boxing fans can also expect to see many of their favorites in action in the first quarter of the New Year.”
Headlining this Saturday night’s card, hard hitting JESUS ‘El Jinete’ CUELLAR,
(25-1, 19KOs) of Buenos Aires, Argentina will defend his World Boxing Association (‘WBA’) Interim Featherweight Championship against RUBEN TAMAYO (23-4-4, 15KOs) of Ciudad Obregon, Mexico in a scheduled 12-rounder.
Co-featured will be hotly tipped Philadelphia prospect JULIAN ‘J Rock’ WILLIAMS
(17-0-1, 10KOs) facing JAMAR FREEMAN (13-3-2, 7KOs) for the World Boxing Council (‘WBC’) Continental Americas Championship.
Just added to the TV-portion of the card, former world title challenger, ‘MR.’ GARY RUSSELL JR. (24-1-0, 14KOs), of Washington, D.C. squares off against Chula Vista, California native CHRISTOPHER ‘S.D. Kid’ MARTIN (28-4-3, 9KOs).
Opening the telecast is an outstanding 10-round super middleweight clash between JULIUS ‘The Chef’ JACKSON (18-0-0, 14KOs) of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, and once-beaten JONATHAN NELSON (20-1-0, of Little Rock, Arkansas.
The late-addition to the 2014 boxing calendar – and the fourth and final of back-to-back SHOWTIME boxing telecasts on consecutive weekends – will air live on SHOWTIME EXTREME at 9 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast.
Advance tickets priced at $100, $50 and $30 are on sale through the Little Creek Casino Resort through their website, https://www.little-creek.com/ or by calling 1-800-667-7711. The Little Creek Casino Resort is located at 91 W. State Route 108 in Shelton, Washington 98584. Doors will open on the night of the event at 6:00 p.m. PT.
Editor’s Note: SHOWTIME EXTREME is a multiplex channel that is available in 99 percent of households that subscribe to SHOWTIME.
Topping the off-TV portion of LITTLE CREEK BRAWL VI is a 10-round junior welterweight battle between world ranked contender ANTHONY PETERSON (34-1-0, 22KO’s), of Washington D.C. and former world title challenger HECTOR VELASQUEZ (56-24-3, 38KO’s), of Tijuana, Mexico.
Welterweight prospects will also see action as FABIAN ‘TNT’ MAIDANA (3-0-0, 2KO’s). younger brother of former world champion MARCOS MAIDANA, squares off with DUSTIN CAPLINGER (2-6-0, 1KO), of Chillicothe, Ohio in a scheduled four rounder.
In an eight round middleweight battle, fast rising Detroit prospect TONY HARRISON (18-0-0, 15KO’s), will battle veteran TYRONE ‘Young Gun’ BRUNSON (22-3-1, 21KO’s) of Philadelphia, PA.
Also seeing action in a super middleweight 10-rounder, Washington D.C.’s DOMINIC WADE (16-0-0, 11KO’s) will risk his undefeated record against upset minded EDDIE HUNTER (10-11-2, 3KO’s) of Seattle, WA.
Heavyweights will also be in action as undefeated Cuban prospect YASMANY ‘El Tiburon’ CONSUEGRA (15-0-0, 13KO’s), faces veteran BYRON POLLEY (26-17-1,
12KO’s), of St. Joseph, Missouri in a six round tilt.
Rounding out the ten bout card in a six round junior lightweight battle undefeated Mexican prospect MIGUEL FLORES (13-0-0, 7KO’s) squares off against veteran JOSE TAPITA ARAIZA (34-9-1, 25KO’s) of Michoacán, Mexico.
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