Final Preparations for Fights at the Fitz
Tunica, MS – Fight week has fell upon Tunica, MS as all fighters have come in to town for an unprecedented night of boxing a The Fitz Casino. Prize Fight Boxing has assembled what many boxing pundits believe to be the best group of young talent in the United States today and these young athletes will compete under one roof on Saturday, September 25th. The last time Gary Russell Jr. and Deontay Wilder fought on the same card was in 2008. The location was Beijing, China as both boxers represented the United States in the Olympics. Wilder won the Bronze Medal as a heavyweight. On Saturday night they will grace the same card again as undefeated professionals. Wilder 11-0 (11 KO’s) will put his undefeated record on the line against fellow undefeated prospect Shannon Caudle 9-0 (8 KO’s). Russell 11-0 (8 KO’s) will face his toughest test to date in Willie Villanueva 9-2 (2 KO’s). Joining the Olympians on the card will be 2004 US Olympic team member Eric Hunter 14-1 (7 KO’s) against the always tough Andre Wilson 11-4 (7 KO’s) and hot middleweight prospect Dominic Wade 8-0 (6 KO’s) against Albuquerque’s Freddie Montoya. All in all there will be 5 action packed bouts on the card that will have the crowd standing throughout. Limited tickets remain for this show and are available at all Ticketmaster outlets. Doors open at 7 PM and the first fight will begin promptly.