Don King Adds 3 Classics to Pay Per View Card
Hall of Fame boxing promoter Don King is adding three all-time classics from his library to the pay-per-view set for Friday, Jan. 29th at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, FL. While the boxing card will not be open to a live audience, King will present two world title fights--one for the WBA Heavyweight Championship and the other for the WBA cruiserweight championship plus three other classic fights of the past on Don King TV live streamed worldwide for $19.95 (www.donking.com).
The three classics that boxing fans can enjoy will include the 1994 WBC Super Lightweight title fight between Julio Cesar Chavez and Frankie Randall; the 1999 WBC and IBF World Welterweight title fight between Oscar De la Hoya and Felix “Tito” Trinidad and the final classic will come from 1982 for the WBC World Heavyweight title between Larry Holmes and Gerry Cooney.
Three classics to go with three fights with the main event featuring the WBA World Heavyweight Champion Mahmoud Charr (31-4, 17 KOs) from Germany via Syria taking on the number one contender in Trevor Bryan (20-0, 14 KOs) from Fort Lauderdale, FL via New York.
Prior to the main event, Beibut Shumenov, the WBA World Cruiserweight Champion (18-2, 12 KOs) from Las Vegas, NV via Kazakhstan, will defend his world title against Raphael Murphy (14-1, 11 KOs) from Harlington, TX in a 12-round bout.
A special heavyweight attraction will feature Bermane Stiverne (25-4-1, 21 KOs) from Las Vegas, NV via Canada, the former WBC Heavyweight Champion.
Boxing fans can visit www.donking.com to sign up for the pay-per-view priced at $19.95.