“Rumble on the Rock” Press Conference
‘Grand Hotel Excelsior’ Malta – July 2
The occasion will be the official launch of “Rumble on the Rock” an international boxing night which will be held in Malta, on the 17th of August and will have no less than a WBF world super middleweight title and a WBF light heavyweight intercontinental title topping the bill.
Robin Reid will be taking on William Gare for the super middle title and Tony Dodson’s opponent for the light heavyweight title is to be announced shortly.
Also on the undercard: Maltese professional boxers, Edwin Micallef and Clayton Vella will be taking part against professional boxers from the UK.
Robin Reid, hails from the UK has a record of 50 bouts of which has won 42 (29 by KO) lost 7 (2 by KO) and had 1 draw. He last fought on the 28th of January 2012 against Daniel Cadman whom he defeated by TKO. The full details of Reid’s boxing carrier can be viewed on BoxRec.com
William Gare, hails from South Africa, has a record of 42 bouts he has won 27 (5 by KO) lost 15 and no draws. The full details of William’s boxing carrier can be viewed on BoxRec.com
Local Boxing History will also be made on the 17th August when Clayton Vella becomes the first Maltese ever to box professionally on a boxing license issued in Malta. Although many of Maltese origin living outside of the Islands have boxed professionally and even achieved world fame, such as Charlie “Champagne” Magri and Jef Fenech, no one has ever entered the pro boxing ring on a Maltese license. Vella will be taking on a TBA opponent.
Joining Vella, on the undercard will be Daniel Micallef who fights on a UK license. Micallef has a record of 9 bouts, he has won 4 (1 by KO) and lost 5, with no draws. The full details of Micallef’s boxing carrier can be viewed on BoxRec.com
Present for the conference will be WBF President; Howard Goldberg from South Africa and WBF European Coordinator: Olaf Schroeder (Germany).
Rumble On The Rock is being promoted by Attard & Harding Promotions
Sanctioned by the (Malta Boxing Commission) MBC.