SPADAFORA STEPPING UP COMPETITION LEVEL THIS WEEKEND
Press Release: On Saturday December 1, 2012 at the Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort in Chester, WV ex-IBF lightweight champion Paul “The Pittsburgh Kid” Spadafora (46-0-1 with 19 KOs) faces former Olympian Solomon Egberime (22-3-1 with 11 KOs). [After a career plagued by inactivity in recent years] Spadafora defeated Humberto Toledo in his last bout in August. Egberime defeated Joel Dela Cruz in his last bout in July. Both fighters need the victory if they hope to compete on the world stage again.
The evening also features a rematch of an entertaining back-and-forth battle in July between Monty Meza-Clay (33-3 with 21 KOs) and Emmanuel “El Carnicero” Lucero (26-12-1 with 14 KOs).
Also on the card, Youngstown, OH’s Jake “The Bull” Giuriceo (16-1-1 with 3 KOs) faces Peter Oluoch (11-6-2 with 6 KOs).
Other bouts scheduled include: Billy “Hutch” Hutchinson (4-1-2) in a tri-state grudge match vs. Jose “The Puerto Rican Prince” Caraballo (5-4); “Big Chief” Morgan Fitch (7-0) matched against Cameron Allen (4-11). Allen is coming off of a second-round TKO of 14-2 Jimmy Lubash.
The event is presented by Roy Jones Jr. in association with TNT Promotions. For tickets, call 1-800-804-0468 Ext: 8297 or go online to www.Etix.com.
For the worldwide audience, the event can be enjoyed via your 24/Seven Combat Connection www.GFL.tv for $12.95.