Monday, November 7, 2011
Posted by Frank Murgia, talent network, inc.
PITTSBURGH - Boxing is back in the Burgh this November 23rd, Wednesday night the day before Thanksgiving at Stage AE on the North Shore. ROY JONES JR. will be on the card in a SPECIAL ATTRACTION 3-Round Exhibition. The main event featured world ranked Pittsburgh native Monty Meza-Clay plus Andres "Taylor Made" Taylor, 'Boilermaker" Bill Hutchinson and more.
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8-Time World Champion Roy Jones Jr. Exhibition & Meza-Clay vs. Bobo Highlights "Thanksgiving Feast of Fists" Wed. Nov. 23rd @ Stage AE in Pittsburgh.
Roy Jones Jr. in association with TNT Promotions presents "Thanksgiving Feast of Fists" on Wednesday Night November 23rd @ Stage AE on Pittsburgh's North Shore. Planned for the evening's Special Attraction showcases living legend Roy Jones Jr. in an Exhibition Bout as the future Hall of Famer prepares for his Pay Per View title bout showdown next month in Atlanta.
In the Main Event, World Ranked Monty Meza-Clay (31W-3L) faces contender Leon Bobo (18W-8L-1D) of St. Louis, MO. Pittsburgh's Meza-Clay needs a victory over Bobo to secure a major championship opportunity in early 2012. The upset minded Bobo has faced the toughest the division has to offer & plans to pull the plug on Meza-Clay's title hopes.
In the Co-Feature, WBF Cruiserweight Champion Andres "Taylor Made" Taylor (19W-1L-2D) locks horns with UT Cruiserweight Champion Gary "Pit Bull" Gomez (19W-12L-2D). Taylor takes a step up in class in Gomez, a veteran of many national television appearances versus the likes of former division king Tomasz Adamek & other top contenders.
A full card of action including local & national attractions is in store including Billy "The Boilermaker" Hutchinson fresh off of his knockout victory @ Rivers Casino in August, the return of Morgan "Big Chief" Fitch, celebrity appearances, & the latest music.
The night before Thanksgiving is one the biggest nights of the year & to experience professional prizefighting within the electric atmosphere of Stage AE's state-of-the-art entertainment complex is second to none.
Tickets are Gold Ringside $100, Silver Reserved $65 & General Admission $35 & can be purchased @ Ticketmaster outlets. (Buy Online Ticketmaster Link)
A limited number of Exclusive Platinum Ringside VIP Tables & Box Seats are available while supplies last by calling 724-840-0249.
Doors open at 7:00 PM, 1st bell at 8:00 PM.
Bouts subject to change.