Tropicana Casino will be hosting a heavyweight battle between two of the most experienced boxers in the game today. David Tua will be taking on Monte Barrett on 17 july 2010. Tua’s record is very impressive to say the least he (51- 3-1, 43 KO’s). he has been unbeaten for the last 14 fights and will be very hard to defeat again in the near future. he is taking on the former World Championship challenger Barrett who is making a comeback after the injury he suffered in last December 2009.
Tua vs Barrett Result Fights ends in a Draw
DAVID TUA vs MONTE BARRETT
Match Result: Ends in a Draw
Summary:That was a controversial ending as Monte Barrett looked to have won that fight with the 12th round knockdown. A fitting end for ‘Two Gunz’ Barrett’s career as he will retire after this fight. Tua pulls off the great escape coming away with a lucky draw.
12 FINAL ROUND Tua comes out swinging but loses a point for throwing Barrett to the canvas. That could prove costly in the final wash up. TUA IS KNOCKED DOWN! Monte Barrett knocks him down with a right and starts celebrating throwing his gloves in the air. Tua looks spent, done he has nothing more to give. This is the first time Tua has been knocked down in his career