Lightweight Chann Thonson, number 13 by the World Boxing Association (WBA), set a record unbeaten streak in the tenth round in the main event of the December 2 ninth fight card. The event will take place at the Georgia International Convention Center and will be broadcast on ESPN KO.
“Night of Champions” will be presented by Boswell Promotions in association with Tuto Zabala/All Star Boxing Inc.
“December 2, it’s really an international event with boxers from all over the world,” said Cedric Boswell, a former heavyweight boxer turned promoter. “We are excited to bring these talented men to Atlanta, many for the first time. On this list are two who are currently in the top fifteen of professional boxing. Please join ESPN and Boswell in this promotion. a wonderful night.”
This international card will include boxers from Mexico, Venezuela, Brazil, Nicaragua, Quebec and Ontario Canada, and three fighters from Atlanta.
Four Atlantans on the card – Roddricus Livsey, Darin Austin Jahmeer Edwards and Saundre Simmons
Thonson (12-0, 9 KOs) from Brossard, Quebec, Canada is on a three-fight KO streak that has vaulted him to the #13 ranking of lightweights by the WBA. He made his professional debut in 2016 and his last win was on October 15th.
Chann is a boxer/puncher who moves and makes opponents think. Chann’s upcoming opponent, Aclio “Biro” Mequita (21-9, 19 KOs), from Guaruja, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Aelio, a former Brazilian featherweight champion, made his debut in 2014 and won his first 16 fights. Aelio also won the Intercontinental Championship on June 29, 2019.
In a ten-round heavyweight bout, Jair “Kaizer” Valtierra (16-2, 8KOs) from Leon, Guanajuato, México, will fight Esneiker Correa (15-2-1, 13 KOs) from Los Teques, Venezuela.
Jair won the WBC Latino title on February 26, 2021 and had one defense. Jair is a tough, loud man and will try to use his will to overpower his opponent. Esneiker made his professional debut in 2017 and all but three of his fights were in his home country.
Gerardo “El Cascabel” Zapata (14-0, 5 KOs) from Masaya, Nicaragua is ranked #9 by the World Boxing Organization. He will put his undefeated record on the line in the junior bout.
Oswaldo “Gitano” Garcia (15-0-1, 11 KOs) from Cancun, México, is a regular Mexican fighter coming to the fight. But he can also box if he needs to. Oswaldo is the current American West Bantam Boxing Champion who won on December 18, 2021 and has won one defense since. Oswaldo will be in an eight-round bantamweight fight.
Trevor Thonson (6-0, 6 KOs) from Toronto, Ontario, Canada is the twin brother of veteran Chann. Trevor made his debut on January 7th of this year and his six fights have lasted, in a row, 2, 2, 1, 2, 1, and 3 rounds. Trevor is known as a forward who can really hit. Trevor will fight in an eight-round heavyweight bout.
Roddricus Livsey (11-1-1, 8 KOs) from Atlanta, GA, is a flashy guy who tries to be tough. He doesn’t have one punch power but will combine his punches to break his opponent with precision. Rodd will compete in an eight round Welterweight bout.
Darin Austin (8-0, 7 KOs) from Atlanta, will fight in a six-round heavyweight bout. Darin is an oppressor. He came out looking for a big punch, and at the same time he gave up and went in for the punch. Not a trait often seen from a southpaw boxer. Darin will be in a six-round heavyweight fight.
Jahmeer Edwards (1-0, 1 KO) from Atlanta, won his professional game on February 26th with his first strikeout. Jahmeer will fight in a 4 round welterweight fight.
Saundre Simmons is making his professional debut after a professional career. He is tall and skilled in boxing and has great footwork. He is a boxer. He was the biggest fan in the United States at lightweight.