TORONTO, Aug. 20 /CNW/ - The much buzzed about boxing card WCP 1, hosted
by Wild Card Promotion, www.wildcardpromotion.com,
will be coming to The Fairmont Royal York Hotel on September 4th,
2010. Wild Wing Restaurants, www.bestchickenwings.com,
has signed on to be the lead sponsor of this boxing match, headlined by
Canadian Heavyweight Champion Neven Pajkic, which will be nationally
broadcast on TSN*.
The evening's scheduled match-ups* include:
Neven "No Surrender" Pajkic 13-0 (5 KO's) vs. Raphael "The Silencer"
Butler 35-8 (28 KO's)
Artem "The Russian Tank" Lipanov 1-0 (1 KO) vs. Taffo Asongwed 0-4-1
Milos "The Wild Wing Warrior" Pantelic Pro Debut vs. Pasteur
"Tshibangu" Mbuyi 2-1 (1 KO)
Felix "El Destino" Mercedes 5-0 (3 KO's) vs. Sergio Aparicio 13 - 3 -
1 (6 KO's)
The upscale, red carpet evening will be held in the Canadian Room and
has three ticket packages to choose from. A limited amount of VIP
Ringside Seats are available, which include complimentary wet bar and
hors d'oeuvres. Table Seating offers an extravagant 3 course dinner as
well as complimentary wet bar. Standing Room tickets also include the
complimentary wet bar.
Aside from boxing, the night promises to entertain with a "Ms Wild Wing
2010" bikini competition. Seven girls will compete for the title, each
representing a Wild Wing flavour, such as "Blue Eyed Blonde" and "Sweet
Cheeks". The contest boasts up to $5,000 in prizes.
In attendance will be special guest George Chuvalo, the previous
esteemed Canadian heavyweight boxing champion who withstood 93
professional boxing fights without being knocked down. A look-a-like
contest is being held on his behalf, providing the winner with a meet
and greet with George himself, and complimentary tickets to the event
that are approximately $800 in value.
Sponsorships and tickets to the boxing card are still available, but the
excitement behind this event means they are going fast. A portion of the
proceeds from ticket sales will be going to the Cabbagetown Boxing Club
to promote amateur boxers.
There will be a press conference regarding the Wild Card event at 1pm in
the Toronto Room at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel. Attendees will
include Neven Pajkic, George Chuvalo and introducing Milos Pantelic.
Media passes will also be distributed at this press conference for the
boxing event, which is scheduled for September 4th in the
Canadian Room at the Fairmont Royal York.
*Please note all bouts and TV rights subject to change
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