26.10.05 – The spotlight shifts back to the heavyweights this week on the New England Ringside Radio Network as Shannon Briggs (43-4-1, 37 KOs) and former IBF & WBA champion Michael Moorer join NER’s corner Thursday night. Ted Bodenrader, George Kimball, Rick Brutti and Joe Bills host Thursday night’s two-hour (6-8 PM/ET) New England Ringside Boxing Radio Show.. In addition to talking about the present state of the heavyweight division, Briggs will discuss his November 4th match versus Saul Montana (44-13) in New York City, while Moorer gets into his new duties as a trainer.
The New England Ringside Radio Network (NERRN) broadcasts five nights a week live in the Boston market, as well as in the Merrimack Valley and southern New Hampshire, on WCAP 980AM in Lowell and throughout New England on 1320 The Drive in Providence, WXTC 990 AM in Hartford, and WWZN 1510 The Zone in Boston. All NERRN shows may be heard live via the Internet at www.newenglandringside.com, as well as to every household with a television set in Connecticut on Channel 3 (SAP feed) WTIC, the Fox affiliate in Hartford. New England Ringside Promotions, a division of New England Ringside, is promoting “Expressway Jam 2,” November 19 at the Freeport (IBEW) Hall in Dorchester (MA). Roy “House of” Payne and John “House of Rain” Rainwater fight for the Massachusetts vacant cruiserweight title in the eight-round main event. Tickets are priced at $50.00 (ringside) and $30.00 (general admission).
Tickets may be ordered by going to www.ticketweb.com, calling NER (781.932.1190) and will be on sale at the doors the night of the show. Doors open at 6 pm., first fight at 7:30. NER Radio Network 1510AM The Zone in BostonSaturday 7-8 PM(weekly highlights show) WCAP 980-AM in Lowell1320 The Drive in ProvidenceWXTC 990 AM in Hartford*Monday 6-7 PMTuesday 6-7 PMWednesday 6-7 PMThursday 6-8 PMFriday 6-7 PM Call in number: 978.458.9123 *available to every household with a television set in Connecticut through an SAP feed on WTIC, the Fox affiliate in Hartford All of the New England Ringside radio shows can be heard live on www.newenglandringside.com
New England Ringside also hosts a popular web site, publishes a monthly magazine, promotes pro boxing shows, and owns Fightography (sells classic boxing pictures – www.fightography.photoreflect.com). For more information about New England Ringside call 781.932.1190 or go on line to www.newenglandringside.com.