World boxing champions and Malta's finest boxers were set to meet in the ring at
the Dixon's Pain Academy's Golden Gloves Fight Night on 25 April.

The long-awaited Golden Gloves Fight Night, organised by Dixon's Pain Academy in association with Privé Events, brought to the Maltese public the finest and most spectacular boxing matchesto-date at the MFCC in Ta' Qali.

The evening of the 25th April 2014 featured an array of semi-professional and professional World Championship boxing, including an intriguing fight card with some explosive match-ups, such asthe fight between Super Scott Dixon and Philip Kotey, and the eagerly anticipated rematch between Billy 'The Hitman' Corito and Taras Varava.

The night also featured Malta's very own golden boy, Franco 'el Tornado' Fenech, who fought against England's Ashvin Diolle, as well as an action-packed undercard which includes some of the best Maltese talent, namely Jake 'The Snake' Camilleri, Duncan Calleja, 'Nur il-Fire', Michael 'The Hurricane' Carter, Jamie Caruana, Clayton Vella and Keith Azzopardi.

Super Scott Dixon was defending his WBU Super Middleweight Championship of the World title against the Number One challenger, Ghana's Philip Kotey, who comes to Malta with a record of 29 fights, out of which he has 27 wins and 22 knockouts.

The night is being organised and marketed by Privé Events Management, "Our aim as Privé Events is to give boxing fansa different kind of experience and to raise the bar for boxing events in Malta. This is why, for the first time for a boxing event of this calibre, we have teamed up with the MFCC team and Catermax."

Tickets for the Golden Gloves Fight Night can be purchased from Dixon's Pain Academy in St Julian's, Ryan's Pub, Living Well Hilton Malta, online from, or by calling one of the three ticket hotlines: 79470126, 99242515 or 99821428. Golden Gloves Fight Night will take place at the MFCC, Ta' Qali on the 25th April 2014 with doors opening at 7.30pm.