TKO BOXING PRESENTS “A WARRIORS HOMECOMING”
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19TH IN HARTFORD, CT.
Tickets are now on sale for “A WARRIORS HOMECOMING” an outstanding evening of world class professional boxing set for Saturday, September 19th at Nomads Adventure Quest in South Windsor, CT.
Starting at $45, tickets can be purchased in advance by calling 860-290-1177 or 860-508-6431.
“A WARRIORS HOMECOMING” is presented by Chet Koerner’s TKO BOXING Promotions, originators of the nationally acclaimed “HOMETOWN HEROES TO WORLD CHAMPIONS” boxing series.
Said Koerner, “We’re very proud to bring a world class boxing event to the terrific boxing fans in the New England area. This is TKO BOXING’s first event in Hartford and we’re looking forward to this being the first of many outstanding events we promote in the area.”
“A WARRIORS HOMECOMING” is headlined by the return of the Fighting Pride of Hartford, Connecticut, undefeated featherweight Matt “THE SHARP SHOOTER” Remillard,
The 23 year old Remillard, 18-0-0 with ten knockouts, returns home following two outstanding road victories this year.
On July 10th, the Manchester born Remillard brutally stopped Tyler Ziolkowski in the first round at the Reno Events Center in Reno, Nevada. Prior to that, he stopped former world title challenger Jesus Perez in the third round in Baltimore, Maryland on April 2nd.
Remillard’s last New England bout was a six round decision over former world champion Mauricio Pastrana on November 13, 2008 in Providence, Rhode Island.
Co-headlining “A WARRIORS HOMECOMING” is the New England debut of sensational junior lightweight prospect Kermit “BAZOOKA” Gonzalez of St. Petersburg, Florida.
The 23 year old Gonzalez, .6-0-2 (3KO’s), has quickly built a name for himself in the boxing world with outstanding, action packed performances in both his native Florida and Nevada.
Rounding out “A WARRIORS HOMECOMING” is a trio of young local newcomers making their pro debuts including heavyweight heavyweight Steve “VOODOO” Kerner, junior middleweight Kelly Luchs and junior lightweight Joseph “CHIP” Perez, all of whom will appear in four round bouts.
Further details on “A WARRIORS HOMECOMING” will be announced shortly.
Nomads Adventure Quest is located at 100 Bidwell Road in South Windsor; CT. Doors on the evening of the event will open at 6pm with the first bell at 7:30pm.
ABOUT TKO BOXING PROMOTIONS
Formed in early 2008, Chet Koerner’s Las Vegas based TKO BOXING Promotions, originator of the “HOMETOWN HEROES TO WORLD CHAMPIONS” national boxing series, stable includes; heavyweight Lenroy Thomas, cruiserweight Andres Taylor, super middleweights Joey Gilbert, Dennis Hasson and Fedor Chudinov, middleweights Peter Manfredo Jr., Elvin Ayala, Albert Onolunose, James Countryman and Dmitry Chudinov, junior middleweights Bastie Samir and Anthony Thompson, welterweights Juan Buendia and Raul Tovar, junior welterweights Cortez Bey, Francisco Contreras and Hastings Bwayla, lightweights Rolando Reyes, Mickey Bey Jr., and Terence Crawford, featherweights Matt Remillard, Carney Bowman, Delvin Placencia, Rafael Lora and Maxwell Awaku, super bantamweights Rafael Valenzuela and Carlos Reyes.
Further information on TKO Boxing Promotions can be viewed at website, www.tkoboxingpromotions.com