Here's an update on the Saturday, June 23 RBA Promotions card "Bulldog Brawl II" at the Fort Myer/Henderson Hall Joint Military Base in Arlington, VA.
The main event opponent for undefeated Fairfax, VA junior welterweight Todd "White Lightning" Wilson has changed. Wilson (13-0, four KO's) will face veteran John Willoughby of Atlanta, GA (3-12, two KO's) in a bout scheduled for eight rounds. Willoughby replaces Winston Mathis who couldn't participate.
We've also learned that Stevensville, MD junior middleweight Tony "Mo Better" Jeter will not be on the card. Promoters couldn't find an opponent for him.
As of now, the rest of the card stands as previously announced. Haymarket, VA welterweight Juan "The Savior" Rodriguez will take on Christian Steele of Staunton, VA in a four-round contest. Upper Marlboro, MD heavyweight Duane Mobley (2-0, one KO) will take on the debuting Mark Shipp of DC.
The card is also slated to include the pro debut of Richmond, VA super middleweight Immanuel Aleem, who will face Jess Noriega of San Diego, CA (0-2). Also, we've learned that DC cruiser Richard McCombs (1-3, one KO) will face Fairfax, VA cruiser Fernando Alvarez (1-0, one KO). Manassas, VA super middleweight Orazio "The Razor" Robinson and undefeated Alexandria, VA middleweight Brandon Quarles are also slated to be on the card.
There is slated to be a weigh-in/press conference at the Charles Houston Recreation Center on Friday, June 22 at 3 PM. The center is located at 905 Wythe Street in Alexandria, VA. The event is open to the public.