Brandon “The Cannon” Adams, San Diego’s entry in the ESPN Friday Night Fights eight man Middleweight Tournament – Boxcino 2014 was interviewed Monday, February 24 at the Horseshoe Casino located at 777 Casino Center Drive in Hammond, Indiana by Banner Promotions head of Public Relations Marc Abrams. They spoke of his chances in the upcoming tournament which begins Friday in Hammond, Indiana. The soft spoken Adams, who says he’s as ready as ever, will be facing Daniel Edouard of Haiti in this single elimination – eight man tournament.
Interview with Brandon Adams (12-0-0, with 8 KOs) a 24 year-old fighter from Watts, Los Angeles, CA but promoted locally by San Diego’s Bobby De Philippis
Interview with (Adam’s opponent) Daniel “the Haitian Sensation” Edouard (23-4-2, with 14 KOs) a 33 year-old orthodox fighter from West Palm Beach, Florida by way of Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Interview with Willie “The Mongoose” Monroe Jr. a 27 year-old southpaw from Ithaca, New York (15-1-0, with 6 KOs)
Interview with (Monroe’s opponent) Donatas “Bondas” Bondorovas a 34 year-old orthodox fighter from Chicago, Illinois by way of Kaunas, Lithuania (18-4-1, with 6 KOs).
Interview with 6’1” Sena “the Dark Horse” Agbeko from Tennessee by way of Ghana (15-0, with 15 KOs)
Interview with (Agbeko’s opponent) 5’9” Raymond “Ray Lino” Gatica from Austin, Texas (13-2-0, 8 KOs)
Note well: their interview with Vitalii Kopylenko (22-0-0) from Kiev, Ukraine, most likely the favorite in this tournament, is scheduled for later today.
Interview with (Kopylenko’s opponent) Cerresso Fort from Saint Paul, Minnesota (17-2-1, 11 KOs)