MGM Promotions and Top Promotions are once again co-promoting a show at Villa Park in Birmingham on the 12th September. “Brawlers” will be showcasing some of the best talent including MGM ?s Anthony Fitzgerald and for the first time under MGM, Craig O ?Brien.
Fitzgerald is getting ready his next fight, following on from his victory on 4th July in Dublin. “I ?m looking forward to be fighting back in Birmingham,” he said “I ?m training alongside Craig O ?Brien and sparring him. I ?m looking forward to getting a good win and then getting a big fight next”. Fitzgerald is looking to fight in MGM Promotions next show in November.
Craig O ?Brien will be making his debut for MGM on the 12th September, it will be his 3rd professional fight since February and he is looking to make it 3:0. “I ?m training hard and really looking forward to getting out there,” he said “I want another win and show everyone what I can do. Training with Anthony is great, we are both getting into great shape”.
In other MGM news, Matthew Macklin is delighted to confirm that his former rival and now friend Darren Barker will also be supporting him on the 28th August at “Lights out at the Plaza” in Marbella.
Barker will be bringing plenty of experience to the evening, although now retired he is a former holder of the IBF World middleweight title and the British and European middleweight titles. He is a former holder of the Commonwealth title and as an amateur he won gold at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester.
MGM Marbella look forward to welcoming him.