March 29, 2022
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by Don Povia

Jordan “Ironman” Mitchell – Tony “Kryptonite” Lopez Heavyweight Championship Match Added to BYB X: Biloxi Brawl Bare Knuckle Boxing at Mississippi Coast Coliseum

For Immediate Release: March 29, 2022

Biloxi, MS – BYB Extreme Bare Knuckle Fighting Series announced today the addition of a second title fight to May 28’s BYB X: Biloxi Brawl at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum. In addition to local fighter Monica Medina challenging Paty Jaurez for the BYB Women’s Lightweight title, BYB President Mike Vazquez and Matchmaker Mel Valenzuela announced that Jordan “Ironman” Mitchell will face Tony “Kryptonite” Lopez in a featured bout for the BYB Heavyweight Championship. Mitchell is 2-0 in the Trigon with a pair of first round knockouts. Lopez, a combat sport veteran and journeyman, is fresh off a dominating performance against Josh Burns at BYB 9 this past month in Tampa.

In addition to the championship fights, Lorawnt-T Nelson will take on the UK’s hard-hitting Ricardo Franco in a continuation of BYB and BKB’s talent exchange, and southpaw Spencer Ruggeri takes on undefeated pro and bare knuckle boxer Mark Irwin. Six additional bouts will be announced soon to round out the 10-fight card.

The Trigon was designed to promote confrontation in the center of the ring, leaving the results in the hands of the fighters and not the judges. Being the smallest ring with the tightest corners, the patented design has resulted in the highest KO/TKO rate in combat sports with over 90%.

Originating in South Florida with backyard legend Dada 5000, BYB has put together the top competition in the growing sport of bare knuckle as well as a support team consisting of some of the biggest and most respected names in combat sports, including Nelson Sweglar – Executive Producer WWF/WrestleMania; Al Bernstein – SHOWTIME Boxing; Mike Goldberg – UFC / Bellator; Paulie Malignaggi – 2x World Champion & SHOWTIME Boxing; Claudia Trejos – ESPN, DAZN; Benny Ricardo – CBS Sports; and Dave Ryan – ESPN.

Tickets for BYB X: Biloxi Brawl are now on sale through Ticketmaster and can also be purchased at BYB X will be broadcast live on YouTube at BYBExtreme.


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