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ESPN Boxing – Tribute To Dan Goossen – Taking the Ring Dec. 11

2014 Night of Champions
AUSTIN TROUT, CHRIS ARREOLA AND ANTONIO TARVER IN FEATURED BOUTS
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2014

– OSCAR ESCANDON VS TYSON CAVE IN WBA SUPER BANTAMWEIGHT WORLD TITLE FIGHT –
– SERGIO MORA, RICO RAMOS, EDWIN RODRIGUEZ MARCUS BROWN AND AHMED ELBIALI IN UNDERCARD BOUTS –

Sherman Oaks, Calif. — (October 30, 2014) — Goossen Promotions returns to Pechanga Resort & Casino on Thursday, December 11th with “NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS” a three-hour ESPN Boxing Special televised LIVE on ESPN 2, ESPN Deportes and WatchESPN beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT.

Advance tickets starting at $55.00 can be purchased through the Pechanga Resort and Casino website (www.Pechanga.com) or by calling 1-877-711-2946. Doors on the night of the event open at 4:00 p.m. with the first bell at 5:00 p.m.

“We wanted to do something special in honor of Dan Goossen and we thought of no better way than to put on a great night of boxing just like he had done for so many years on ESPN,” said Brian Kweder, ESPN senior director of programming and acquisitions. “Dan’s contributions to the sport of boxing are well documented, but he was also a joy to work with and to be around. I’m hopeful that he has a ringside seat wherever he may be for these fights.”

A lifelong resident of Southern California and popular fight promoter for more than three decades, Goossen passed away at the age of 64 on September 28.  Read More

Full Fight Card Announced for Aug. 22 Friday Night Fights

Official Bout Sheet Trout_Dawson

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Austin Trout

 

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Daniel Dawson

 TEMECULA, Calif. – (August 20, 2014) – The entire fight card for the August 22 ESPN Friday Night Fights from Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, Calif. has just been announced. Along with the main event featuring former world champion AUSTIN “No Doubt” TROUT versus two-time world title challenger DANIEL “The Rock” DAWSON, 13 other exciting bouts round out the card on this ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra™. The event will be televised live on ESPN2, ESPN Deportes and WatchESPN beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. The event is promoted by Goosen Promotions.

Tickets are $50, $60 and $70 and can be purchased through the Pechanga Resort and Casino website, www.Pechanga.com, by calling 1-877-711-2946 or for purchase at the door. Doors on the night of the event will open at 4:30 p.m. with the first bell at 6:00 p.m.

The undercard features heavyweight, light heavyweight, welterweight, junior welterweight, middleweight, junior middleweight, lightweight and featherweight bouts. Fighters from the Inland Empire, Orange County, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Mexico, East Coast and one from as far away as Egypt make up the 13 fight undercard. Click here to view the current bout sheet.

 

 

ESPN Friday Night Fights Aug. 22nd at Pechanga!

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Daniel Dawson

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Austin Trout

Sherman Oaks, Calif. (July 31, 2014) Former world champion AUSTIN “No Doubt” TROUT returns to battle against two-time world title challenger DANIEL “The Rock” DAWSON in the main event on ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona Extra™ from the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California on Friday, August 22nd it was announced today by Dan Goossen.

The Trout-Dawson fight will be televised live on ESPN2, ESPN Deportes and WatchESPN beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. The event is promoted by Goossen Promotions. Advance tickets starting at $50 can be purchased through the Pechanga Resort and Casino website, www.Pechanga.com or by calling 1-877-711-2946. Doors on the night of the event will open at 4:30 p.m. with the first bell at 6:00 p.m. Read More