Tua vs. Barrett PPV July 17
Star Boxing’s July 17th ‘T-N-T’ event at the Tropicana Casino & Resort in Atlantic City, NJ between former world Heavyweight title challengers David Tua (51-3-1, 43 KOs) and Monte Barrett (34-9, 20 KOs) will be a pay-per-view event and distributed across North America by Integrated Sports Media on both cable and satellite pay-per-view. The price is expected to be $24.95.
37-year-old Tua from New Zealand, the #2 WBO contender and WBO Asia & Pacific Heavyweight champion, is aiming to get in position for a second world title opportunity; while Barrett, from Bayonne, NJ, iscoming off recent losses to David Haye, Odlanier Solis and Nikolay Valuev and is hoping to prolong his career for one, final world title chance, which would be his third title shot.
Both of these world class heavyweight boxers are currently training in the North Jersey/New York City area.