BOX ON THE DOCKS
On Friday 28th March 2008 “Peninsula,” entertainment venue will be
presenting an international event including Lance Gostelow who will
challenge Indonesian boxing champion Tia Kosawara in a 12 x 3 minute
rounds for the vacant WBO Oriental Light Welterweight Title. Kosawara is
accompanied by trainer “Pino Bahari.’
Koswara comes from the training camp including Daniel Bahari who is
flying out in April to contest another world title in Germany. Koswara
has the opportunity if he wins this bout of being ranked in the top
fifteen in the world.
The contest will also be for Gostelow’s current IBF Australasian title
The event is to be held at the Peninsula Venue Central Pier Docklands
Melbourne. Included in the nights entertainment for tables of ten only
is a two course meal presented by an executive chef. Included with the
meal are a choice of local beer wine and soft drink for the entire
The undercard is expected to be exciting with another five bouts
including a six round bout with Samuel Colomban vs Indonesian Hero
Kitili. Colomban is the current WBO junior welterweight title holder.
Pat Rullo another promising Australian boxer will be challenging another
boxer from the Pino Bahari stable, Andre Silooy in a six round junior
The cost of the gold class ringside tables is $2500 for a table of 10
people. Out of $2500 the promoters have agreed to pay $500 to the
“Challenge,’ Support network.
Also available are silver class ringside tables is $2000 for tables of
10 people. Also available are $1500 ringside tables. Any additional
donations will be gratefully accepted by “Challenge Cancer Support
The Challenge Support Network provides services including “Ronald
McDonald.’ House supporting familes and children to 18 years old with
cancer. This has been a worthy cause of which promoter Brian Amatruda
has been a “life member,” for over 10 years.
Brian Amatruda T (61 3) 9537 3233 F(61 3)9537 3722