Hollywood, FL, July 13, 2015 (Newswire.com) - ‘Heavyweights Collide!’ is the theme for the World Heavyweight Champions - Saturday Fight Night at Hard Rock Live, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Hollywood. Confirmed for the event are World Heavyweight Champions Wladimir Klitschko, Evander Holyfield, Riddick Bowe, Michael Moorer, Ray Mercer, Tony Tucker, Michael Bentt, Pinklon Thomas, Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks and more confirming daily!
Also confirmed is Shannon ‘The Cannon’ Briggs, 2006 World Boxing Organization Heavyweight World Champion, 2014 NABA title winner, and current world record holder for 38 first round knockouts. Briggs will enter the ring to further his quest to defeat a third world heavyweight champion—Briggs previously defeated George Foreman and Siarhei Liakhovich.
Kris Lawrence, event promoter and owner of Hollywood, Florida’s The Heavyweight Factory said, “This represents a dream I have for professional boxing. More World Heavyweight Champions together in one place than ever before. And one of them, Shannon Briggs-- already a former two-time Heavyweight Champion of the World—chasing his own dream of defeating yet another World Heavyweight Champion!”
The event is scheduled for Saturday, September 5, 2015, at Hard Rock Live, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Hollywood. Tickets are on sale now at myhrl.com, ticketmaster.com, or at 800-745-3000.