It was announced by press release that The Sandman will face former two-time heavyweight boxing champion Tim Witherspoon in a five-round match for the inaugural World Xtreme Entertainment title. The bout will include former Philadelphia Eagles defensive tackle Hollis Thomas acting as a celebrity referee for the bout.
The event is being promoted by Damon Feldman, best known for his involvement in celebrity boxing events. A press conference for the show is being held on Thursday in Philadelphia; the press release noted that “Hollywood actors and athletes” are involved with the company and that the WXE show will include a “tag-team boxing match” and an “Xtreme Battling Babes title match.”
The following is the official press release for The Sandman vs. Tim Witherspoon “World Xtreme Entertainment” match:
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World Xtreme Entertainment Proudly Announces the Next Trend Setting Genre!
What:Hardcore stars of Pro Wrestling along with former Boxing Champions, MMA Fighters, Xtreme Sexy Battling Babes, and other combat sports combine for an evening unlike any other you have ever witnessed.
We invite you to the kickoff Press Conference (Thursday January 23 at 7:30 P.M. at Chickie and Petes 1526 packer ave in South Philadelphia) to be the first to learn about all the action and upcoming premiere show that will be taped for worldwide television and social media distribution.
Signed to Step in the Main Event, former ECW legend Sandman will go against two-time World Heavyweight Boxing champion Tim Witherspoon. They will battle it out in a 5-round-brawl with the winner crowned the very first Heavyweight champion of (World Xtreme Entertainment). To insure that no cheating ensues, Promoter Damon Feldman has retained the services of former Philadelphia Eagles’ Defensive Tackle Hollis Thomas as the special “enforcer referee.”
Feldman, a former Boxer and promoter of many high-profile Celebrity Boxing shows, will announce the date and venue of the first event at the Press Conference. Also the undercard matches will be revealed. I have several Hollywood Actors and Athletes on board to sign with this company this is novelty Boxing with great intense entertainment Im creating a Soap Opera in the Ring said Damon Feldman
“For the first time in history I have a ground-breaking fight,” Feldman said. “This is the first time anyone has promoted a tag team rules boxing match and it will be the semi-final match on our spectacular show! Believe me, no one has ever seen anything like this before! We’ll also have to title match for the Xtreme Battling Babes title, and six-other-blockbuster Matches!”
*** The Casting Call- We will be looking for female Models,Dancers, Professional Wrestlers Entertainers and Anyone who ever wanted and Dreamed of Stepping in the Ring this is your chance ** No Experience needed we will train you
When: Thursday January 23 at 7:30 P.M.
Where: Chickie and Petes 1526 Packer Ave South Philadelphia