TWO EXPLOSIVE UNDERCARD BOUTS ADDED TO TKO 25!
(MONTREAL, CANADA) April 25th 2006 – Groupe TKO is pleased to announce that two more explosive fights have been added to the undercard of TKO 25: CONFRONTATION on May 5th, 2006 from the Pierre-Charbonneau in lovely Montreal, Quebec. The main card is set to begin at 8pm, but the following two preliminary fights will kick-off the festivities at 7pm.
Representing Toronto BJJ, LAUTARO TUCAS (0-0-0) will make his professional debut against Team Tompkins’ CHRIS CLEMENTS (0-1-0). When asked what he felt his greatest strength was, Tucas responded by saying, “my pain threshold”. Teammates from the highly regarded Toronto BJJ training academy agree, stating that “the kid never taps!” Accepting this fight with only two weeks notice, Tucas promises non-stop action and all out excitement. Clements is not concerned as he intends on exceeding Tucas’ pain threshold with his hands of fury! Clements is an exciting prospect from Team Tompkins, the home of such superstars as Mark Hominick, Sam Stout and Chris Horodecki. Clements has waited a long time and is very excited to be finally making his TKO debut. This fight promises to start the night off with a bang!
Also in preliminary action, Thunder Bay’s BRETT PEARSON (0-0-0) will square off against SEBASTIEN GAUTHIER (0-0-0) from Chicoutimi, Quebec. Gauthier is a standout judo practitioner with impressive boxing skills. Pearson prefers to strike but he’s unafraid of fighting on the ground. Both fighters are looking to make a splash in their professional debuts.
The fight card for TKO 25: CONFRONTATION is now set and ready to detonate. There are 11 fantastic match-ups in total for the fans in attendance to enjoy! Highlighting the night is Mark Hominick, ranked as the second best featherweight fighter in the world, against Hatsu Hioki, ranked seventh. This fight is perhaps the most meaningful fight ever held on Canadian soil and it should be one for the ages! In the co-main event, two of Canada’s best strikers will do battle in what might be the fight of the year. Chris Horodecki, the Sydney Crosby of MMA, will clash against talented striker, Mike Bell of Edmonton, Alberta.
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