Brandon Robinson takes on Christopher Brooker in explosive co-feature
Plus undefeated Marcus Bates & Shamsuddeen Justice
Local favorite Omar Douglas & Kyrone Davis in action
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Philadelphia, PA (October 20, 2017) – Exciting Tyrone Brunson will headline a stacked night of boxing when he takes on Manny Woods in the ten-round junior middleweight main event on Friday, December 1 at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia.
Brunson of Philadelphia has a record of 25-6-2 with 22 knockouts.
The 32 year-old began his career in 2005 with 19 consecutive 1st round knockouts.
Brunson has wins over Jasmes Morrow (8-1-2), Brandon Quarles (18-3-2) and his last bout when he came off the deck twice to score a stunning 5th round stoppage over former two-time world champion Kermit Cintron (39-5-3) in 5 rounds at the 2300 Arena on June 24th.
The fight is a Fight of the Year candidate.
Woods of Saint Petersburg, Florida has a record of 16-6-1 with six knockouts.
The 30 year-old Woods is an eight-year professional, who has a win over contender Wilky Campfort (1-0), Sheldon Moore (3-0) & Elias Espadas (9-2).
In his last bout, Woods stopped Danny Pastrana in two rounds in a bout that took place on July 28th in Kissimmee, Florida.
In the exciting co-feature, hard punching super middleweight’s Brandon Robinson and Christopher Brooker will square off in a bout for the UBF Jr. Regional title that is scheduled for eight-rounds.
Robinson of Upper Darby, Pa. has a record of 7-1 with knockouts.
Robinson after dropping his pro debut to former National Golden Gloves champion Mike Hilton, Robinson has won seven in a row and most have come via explosive knockout, which includes a devastating 1st round stoppage over previously undefeated Brandon Clark. In his last bout, Robinson took out George Sheppard in four rounds on September 29th at the 2300 Arena.
Brooker of Philadelphia has a record of 12-4 with five knockouts.
The 26 year Brooker turned professional in 2015, and has very impressive victories over Leo Hall (8-0), John Magda (11-0), Antowyan Aikens (10-1-1), Gabriel Pham (6-0), former world title challenger Elvin Ayala (28-7-1). Brooker is looking to get back in the win column as he is coming off a stoppage defeat at the hands of undefeated Ahmed Elbiali on July 18th.
A stacked undercard is being lined up with some of the best fighters in the area in action.
Omar Douglas (17-2, 12 KOs) of Wilmington, Delaware will take on an opponent to be named in a lightweight bout.
Kyrone Davis ((12-1, 5 KOs) of Wilmington, Delaware will take on an opponent to be named in a middleweight bout.
Joe Hanks (21-2, 14 KOs) of Newark, NJ will take on Ronald Baca (9-3-2, 3 KOs) of Gallup, Mexico in a heavyweight bout.
Marcus Bates (7-0-1, 6 KOs) of Washington, DC will take on an opponent to be named in a bantamweight bout.
Romuel Cruz of Philadelphia will make his pro debut in a bantamweight bout against an opponent to be named.
Rasheed Johnson (2-1, 1 KO) of Philadelphia will fight Kashon Hutchinson (3-3-1, 2 KOs) of Reading, PA in a welterweight fight.
Shamsuddeen Jutsice (1-0) of Philadelphia will fight Latorie Woodberry (1-5-1) of Roanoke, VA in a junior welterweight bout.
Christopher Burgos of Philadelphia will make his pro debut against Gerardo Tiburcio (1-0, 1 KO) of Coatesville, PA in a lightweight bout.
Tickets for this great night of boxing can be purchased at www.2300arena.com for $100, $75 and $50