We are excited by this new technology.
Atlanta (PRWEB) August 19, 2008
The Holiday Inn Select, downtown Atlanta Georgia, hosts the showdown between Anthony Greenidge and Louis Turner for the NABC Middleweight title Saturday August 30th. Doors open at 7pm and the card starts at 8pm. The international live Internet broadcast starts at 9pm. All times Eastern.
New York's Anthony "Ice" Greenidge has been training at the world famous Renee's Dynamic Sports Center in Orlando, Florida for his title bout. Chicago's Louis Turner is promoted by the legendary Don King.
The main event is supported by five under card bouts featuring former Olympic Trials finalist "Busy Bee" Brad Solomon and a women's match pitting "The Truth" Charmaine Carrington in a battle with Florida's Kimberly Harris.
The event is promoted by KO KINGS BOXING. World class trainer, Floyd Mayweather Sr., and 4 time world champion, Vernon Forrest, will be in attendance providing analyst commentary for the show.
Multicast, the Leading Internet Video Platform, has been contracted to broadcast the event live online. "We are excited by this new technology." "This will allow all of our boxing fans worldwide to see and participate in this championship event." said Adrian L. Patrick, CEO of KO KINGS BOXING. To purchase tickets online or to watch the fight live on the internet go to http://www.kokings.net or call (404) 219-1789.
About KO KINGS BOXING: KO KINGS BOXING http://www.kokings.net is a world wide premier boxing promotion company based out of Atlanta, Georgia. The parent company for KO KINGS is Gladiator X Promotions, LLC. KO KINGS has promoted over 12 exciting boxing shows in the Southeastern United States. Although professional boxing is a classic sport, the vision for KO KINGS is utilize the internet to globalize its brand so that the fighters and sponsors will reap the benefits of having world wide exposure every fight. The next logical step for boxing is to create winning partnerships world wide by investing in young fighters and up and coming promotion companies. This will allow the classic sport of boxing the opportunity to benefit from new blood, new ideas, and new partnership and marketing opportunities. KO KINGS will lead the charge in a new era for professional boxing.
About Multicast Media Technologies: Multicast Media Technologies http://multicastmedia.com is an expert in the delivery of live and on-demand video content over the Internet. Multicast offers a comprehensive publishing system designed to manage, monetize and measure targeted Internet TV channels and streaming video libraries. Leveraging battle-tested applications, tools and strategies developed over the last decade, Multicast enables leading brands and content owners to realize the full potential of their media assets. Delivering over 3,500 live Internet broadcasts each month and servicing nearly 1,000 customers around the world, Multicast has uniquely defined itself as an industry leader in the delivery of online video.
About the NABC: The North American Boxing Council http://nabc.net is a professional sanctioning body with its office in Indianapolis, Indiana. NABC boxing championship bouts have been televised on HBO Boxing, ESPN and FOX Sports. Boxers who have fought for the NABC belt include Evander Holyfield, Félix Trinidad, Larry Donald, Ricardo Mayorga, Stevie Johnston, Joshua Clottey, and Damian Fuller. Promoters who have held NABC contests include Don King, Gary Shaw, Fred Berns, Octavius James and Lou Duva. NABC MMA title matches have been televised on the HDNet cable channel and pay per view.