TRAD TKO head honcho Johnny Eames announces the latest offering from the TRAD TKO Events team, in association with Junction 17 Cars and Vic’s Gym – FAST & FURIOUS – a Night of Championship Boxing at the Cresset in Peterborough on Saturday 8th March 2014.
Heading up the bill is the British Masters Gold Light Middleweight Championship bout, between TRAD TKO’s very own Freddie Turner and Bolton’s Chris ‘Twinny’ Jenkinson.
Turner, who is unbeaten in nine, goes straight back into Championship action, following his being crowned Southern Area Champion back in October, after a close victory over longtime champ Nathan Graham.
Jenkinson also comes into this fight a reigning Champ, having secured the International Masters Silver Light Middleweight title, by way of a sensational eighth round KO of Lyndon Newman back in July last year.
Another unbeaten TRAD TKO favourite, Joel ‘El Toro’ McIntyre also gets his second taste of Championship action, having secured the International Masters Silver Light Heavyweight title, with a virtual shutout victory (100-92 points margin) over local rival Danny Couzens, back in November.
On March 8th McIntyre faces a yet to be named opponent for the International Masters Light Heavyweight crown.
Unbeaten local teen star Tommy ‘Da Gun’ Martin finally gets his wish and steps up to a six rounder, against a yet to be named opponent.
Tommy’s record stands at six fights, six wins, two by stoppage, including a sensational first round stoppage of Waqas Ahmed on his last outing in November last year.
Former amateur star Paul Upton get’s the third pro outing of his fledgling career, against a yet to be named opponent.
Upton wowed the York Hall crowd on both his outings to date, on way to securing shutout points victories over Dee Mitchell in July and Duane Green in October.
Chatteris, Cambs’ unbeaten Featherweight, Jordan Gill, makes his first outing on a TRAD TKO show, against a yet to be named opponent.
Gill comes into the fight on the back of a sensational thirty six second first round knockout of Aaron Flinn back in October.
Last but not least sees former Royal Marine and Amateur star Ricky Rose making his professional debut.
Tickets, priced £30 (Standard Seated) and £50 (Ringside) are available from the TKO Box Office, Tel: 07960 850645 or book on line at www.tkoboxoffice.com
Alternatively tickets can be purchased in person at the TRAD TKO Boxing Gym in Canning Town, Junction 17 Cars in Peterborough or from any of the boxers taking part.