Comanche Boy to Fight on HBO PPV Undercard in Las Vegas
Saturday, July 23, 2016 ‘Comanche Boy’ George Tahdooahnippah (34-2-3, 24 Kos) will make his Las Vegas debut at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV on the Terence Crawford – Viktor Postol HBO PPV undercard. Comanche Boy will be fighting 2012 Olympic gold medalist Ryota Muruta (10-0, 7 Kos) of Tokyo, Japan in a 10 round Middleweight bout. It will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET / 6:00 p.m. PT.
Tahdooahnippah said, “I want to thank my promoter, Joe DeGuardia of Star Boxing for bringing me this fight. I have long awaited to fight in Las Vegas. But this is far from a vacation. I am fighting a dangerous opponent with power and an Olympic Gold Medalists. His Promoter, Top Rank has big plans for him. I am coming to shake up those plans and make Comanche Boy a house hold name!”
Joe DeGuardia, President of Star Boxing said, “I am looking forward to seeing George “Comanche Boy” on July 23rd in Las Vegas vs the Olympic Gold Medalist Murata. George has the heart of a true warrior and I expect his warrior pride will force Murata into deep waters!”
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