The two boxers contesting the main events on “Smithy Brings the Big Fights 4” this Friday night at Rumours International in Toowoomba have arrived in Toowoomba this morning. Jorge Gomez Perez hailing from Paraguay is set to take on current WBF middleweight world champ and WBO number 8 Les “Lock N Load” Sherrington while Argentinean Jose Saez will square off with Philippine star Jack “the Assassin” Asis.
Both fighters look in great condition and will rest today before taking part in a busy fight week schedule which will include:
Open training session Tuesday 4th June at 1pm at Smithy’s Gym (open to the media/public)
Press conference Wednesday 5th June at 1pm at Hotel Norville (open to the media/public)
Media weigh in Thursday 6th June at 1pm at Hotel Norville (open to the media/public)
Official weigh in Thursday 6th June at 6pm at Hotel Norville (open to the media/public)
Smithy Brings the Big Fights 4 Friday 7th June Doors open 6pm first fight 7pm at Rumours International.
Not only will this card feature world class professional boxing, but Toowoomba’s own local rugby league players will also take to the ring In two separate ‘tag team’ fights with Souths Tigers against Valleys Roosters and Pittsworth Danes taking on the Toowoomba Clydesdales. Each club has nominated two players to don the gloves next Friday night carrying with them, the pride of their club and their own reputation.
While there is a noble cause underlying these events with each club raising money for charity, there will be no charity inside the ring with players beginning their own war of words on Facebook.
“These two fights could well become the fights of the night” said promoter Brendon Smith.
“Each player has their reputation at stake and I’m sure we can expect fireworks when they step into the ring.”
The fights will take place on “Smithy Brings the big Fights 4” which will be headlined by current WBF world Middleweight champion and WBO world number 8 Les “Lock N Load” Sherrington when he takes on Paraguay champion Jorge Gomez Perez. The undercard will also feature the exciting international matchup between Philippine star Jack “The Assassin” Asis against Argentina’s Jose Saez. Crowd pleaser Will Young will take on James Kinsela. In a battle of the locals Josh Webb will square off with Graham Blay and another adopted local originally from England Darren Askew will take on current Qld champ Mark Ramirez. Undefeated rising star Kris George will also take on Dean Cambridge.
Tickets to “Smithy Brings the Big fights 4” will remain the same as the previous events that is $45 for general and $75 for ringside.
For more information or photo opportunities please call Brendon Smith on 0418800878.