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Welliver, ranked No. 6 in world, fighting tonight at Capitol Plaza

Welliver, ranked No. 6 in world, fighting tonight at Capitol Plaza

November 26th, 2011 in News

It took some time, but Chauncy Welliver is taking boxing seriously. And boxing is taking him seriously as well.

Welliver, the sixth-ranked heavyweight in the world by the WBO, will fight tonight in a card at the Capitol Plaza Hotel in Jefferson City.

"If people like boxing, they're going to love my style," Welliver said.

The Welliver-Brown bout is one of seven professional fights scheduled for tonight put together by local promoter Derrick Spicer.

Action begins at 6:30 p.m. Tickets will be available all day today at the hotel.