On the 2nd June 8 of the finest fighters in Australia will assemble for 1 night in Wollongong to showcase their talents in support of 4 year old Amber Fawell, whose plight has touched the hearts of Illawarra and the community at large.
Heading the card is world top-10 ranked middleweight Daniel “The Real Deal” Geale defending his IBF Pan-Pacific title against Australian Contender finalist Kariz Kariuki.
In the main support junior middleweight “Deadly” Robert Medley steps up in an attempt to claim International honors and a belt over 12 rounds against Fernando Pereyra.
Expect war when Wollongong’s own, former world title contender “Bulli Blaster” Shannon Taylor answers a challenge from brash Victorian, Ben Costello who declared he is coming north to finish an old man’s career.
Featherweight Billy Dib continues his pursuit of WBA featherweight champion Chris John when he takes on hard punching Mexican Carlos Yanez for the vacant IBF Pan-Pacific title.
Australian Contender winner Garth Wood battles former Queensland super middleweight champion William Hadlow on the road to his bout with Mundine later this year.
Last but not least the long awaited grudge rematch between Contender opponents Nader Hamdan and Junior Talipeau.
Also featuring Peter Mitrevski vs Tim Kanovski.
$5.00 from every ticket will be donated to the Fawell family’s goal of $50,000, required for their daughters only hope of surgery on an inoperable brain tumor.
Tickets to this event can be purchased through Ticketek. For further ticket enquiries contact 13 28 49 or visit ticketek.com.au.
If you would like to make a donation to support Amber’s cause then you can find details on Facebook.