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Results From Isle of Capri!

Posted in 2014, Boxing News on November 3, 2014 by Champ

Shannon Briggs KO’d (2:59 of RD1) Richard Carmack
Carmack was down 3 times in the round.

Joey Bryant KO’d (1:30 of RD1) Richard Dinkins
Dinkins was down 2 times in the round.
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Fights at the Fitz Results!

Posted in 2013 on October 26, 2014 by Champ

By Tracy Morin at ringside

On October 25, 2014, Prize Fight Promotions hosted its latest installment of Fights at the Fitz in Tunica, Mississippi. With the crowd buzzing, amped up by the guest appearance of former heavyweight champion James “Buster” Douglas at ringside, the evening offered a six-card bout that showcased young undefeateds, cagey veterans and a fair dose of drama.
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“Fights at the Fitz” returns this Saturday!

Posted in 2013 on October 24, 2014 by Champ

Buster Douglas at ringside to Meet & Greet fans!

Brian Young of Prize Fight Promotions and the fan favorite series “Fights at the Fitz” returns this Saturday to Fitzgerald’s Casino in Tunica, Mississippi with a main event featuring undefeated middleweight Tyler Howard (4-0, 2 KOs) battling Steve Victor (5-2).

This show marks the 10th Anniversary of the “Fights at the Fitz” events, making Continue reading

Buster Douglas at The Fitz Sat Night!

Posted in 2013 on October 23, 2014 by Champ

This Saturday night October 25th marks the 10th Anniversary of the boxing series Fights at the Fitz, making it the longest running casino boxing series in the sports history. In honor of the Anniversary, in attendance will be former Undisputed Heavyweight CHAMPION JAMES “BUSTER” DOUGLAS of Columbus,OH. Douglas was the first man to defeat Mike Tyson on February 11th, 1990 via 10th Round KO to capture the WBA, WBC, and IBF Heavyweight Titles in Tokyo, Japan.


Posted in 2013 on October 14, 2014 by Champ

V3Fights will make its fourth trip to Music City on November 22 at Marathon Music Works.

The main event will feature the top two heavyweights around when Robert Neal and Tony Johnson go Continue reading

Taylor Defeats Soliman, Dirrell Bests Brinson: Full Report

Posted in 2013 on October 10, 2014 by Champ

By Tracy Morin at ringside
Mentally, Jermain Taylor (33-4-1, 20 KOs) had to fight his share of demons coming in to the ring in Biloxi, Mississippi, on October 8. The struggles were well-publicized: Brain bleeding after his 2009 loss to Abraham. A two-plus year layoff. And many saying he didn’t deserve a world title shot considering his recent in-ring opposition and outside-the-ring legal battles.
But halfway through his fight with Sam Soliman (44-12, 18 KOs), it was his opponent fighting the uphill battle. Soliman has become accustomed to adversity in his own career: This is a fighter Continue reading

Bryant Making His Return After Layoff!

Posted in 2013 on September 29, 2014 by Champ

Memphis native Jr. Middleweight fighter Bobby Bryant will be making his return to the boxing ring November 1 , 2014. After a two year layoff, due to a out of the ring injury,
Bryant will headline the debut of Jamie Houston’s Summit Fighting Promotions show at the Isle of Capri Casino in Lula, MS.
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