Fans and local media gathered today at the Comanche Nation Fitness Center to witness “Comanche Boy” George Tahdooahnippah’s final training preparation for his IBA Contiental Americas Middleweight clash with tough veteran, Thomas Brown (15-4-1) of South Carolina. Tahdooahnippah is eager to get back in the ring since suffering his first loss of his 31-1-1 professional boxing career.
“I am honored to be fighting back at home. A lot was learned since my last fight and I want to show my people that I am back and I will prevail with victory,” said Tahdooahnippah.
Schedule of Fight Week Events:
Weigh-In–Thursday October 3rd
The official weigh-in for the event will be at 6pm Thursday, October 3rd at the Comanche Nation Casino in Lawton, OK. For directions or more information call 580-354-2000.
Fight — Friday October 4th
Tahdooahnippah will battle Brown in a ten round main event for the IBA Continental Americas Middleweight Title, during “Punch Out,” an evening of boxing promoted by Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing at the Comanche Nation Casino.
Advance tickets priced at $20 for General Admission ($25 at the door) can be purchased through Ticket-E-Split www.ticket-e-split.com or through the Comanche Nation Casino, phone (580) 354-2000.
VIP tables are available for purchase at $2500 per table. Each table includes ten seats with free food, beer, soda, water, $100 free play, and a gift bag per seat.
The Comanche Nation Casino is located at 402 SE Interstate Drive in Lawton, Oklahoma; 73501.Doors on the evening of the event will open at 6:00p.m. with the first bell at 7:00 p.m. Guests must be 18 years or older to attend.
For more information on the Comanche Nation Casino, please visit their website at www.comanchenationcasinos.com