The Infinity Stars Hotel in Penyi, Volta region will be the venue to host 2 great Lightweight boxers on December 26, 2017, Boxing Day.
Saviour Gad, also known as Volta Tyson, faces Daniel Timothy from Accra in a non title bout at 7pm.
Saviour, a native from Adina, has a record of 5 fights, 3 wins, 2 draws, while Timothy from Accra, holds a similar record. Daniel Timothy who is a TMT boxer becomes a tough opponent for the Volta Mike Tyson.
The two boxers who are currently stepping up with their training have also started doing the talking already ahead of the history making bout.
Penyi, in the Ketu North district, although not known for boxing have been longing for the sport that brought the nations its first silverware.
The people of the Volta Region can’t wait to witness the special night as the challengers for the day are expected to make the night a wonderful, exciting and memorable one. It is going to be a night that will remain in the minds of the people of Volta and beyond, even those outside the country as well.
Chief Executive Officer of Infinity Stars Hotel, John Kwakuvi Hounlessodji, in an interview with TalksenseSports explains why he decided to promote this bout.
“What motivated me most is because of the enthusiasm of the young man. The way he approached me for a promotion, and the way and manner he spoke showed he can do something for himself to achieve a goal, especially for Ghana as a country. These are what really pushed me to get involved in this and promote this young man called Gad.”
The man who is popularly known as Infinity, in confirming the bout also says he wants to promote Saviour to the World, for title bouts.
“Actually I have not watched him fighting physically but I have watched some of his videos and the punches I saw him giving his opponents was so great. That also added to my motivation, believing that he will do great. The bout will be live at the Infinity Stars Hotel at Penyi in the Ketu North district at 7pm, 26th December, 2017. There are undercards and the opponent for Saviour Gad is Daniel Timothy.”
There will also be 3 undercards on the night, with one surprise being a female category bout between Trudy and Young Girl. There will be more Accra versus Volta, where The Rock faces Oko and Bibi goes punch for punch with Korle.
Brimah Bukom Banku Kamoko, Ghana’s Mayweather, among other dignitaries (Dep. Youth & Sports Minister, Ketu North DCE, Chief of Dzodze,) will also be present to thrill lovers of boxing to laughter.
Music won’t be left out on the night, as surprise Artists are also expected.
Tickets for the bout are already out and it ranges from GH₵20.00 and GH₵50.00 for VIP. One can get tickets at nearest radio stations in the Volta region, or call 0202483571.
Infinity Stars Hotel is the main Sponsor of the bout with support from AP, Infisable and IDesign Inc.