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Tony Thompson Ready, Will Entertain All Serious Offers

(Washington, D.C.)—Tony “The Tiger” Thompson (38-3, 26KO’s) fresh off his thrilling fifth round TKO victory over David Price (15-2, 13KO’s) is now looking to move forward with his career with a renewed sense of vigor. The heavyweight southpaw is now a free agent without a promoter and entertaining all serious offers at this time. Thompson has also turned the reigns of management over to his wife Sydnee Thompson, who will now serve as the fighter’s full time manager/adviser.

“I wanted to take this opportunity to let people know that I am ready, available and willing to listen to all serious offers at this time,” said Thompson. “Beating Price in his own hometown twice decisively in a span of 6 months should show the world that at 41 I still have a lot left in my tank.”

After a loss to Wladimir Klitschko in 2012 and two back to back wins over Price in 2013, Thompson thought that the time was right to make a change in his career by adding his wife as manager/adviser.

“My wife has always played a prominent role in the shaping of my career. She has been a part of every business decision I’ve made when it comes to my boxing career,” said Thompson. “So now instead of doing it from behind the scenes she is going to be out front earning her part of the money. She’s not only my boss at home but now she is my boss at work.”

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Hayehammer on 07-10-2013

You can make great great fights with chisora because of his unique style! But he has his hands full with malik scott who can make this an ugly fight for him!

Comment by ukboxingfan1981 on 07-10-2013

[QUOTE=The Weebler II;13545968]He's kind of known on the UK boxing scene now, if Chisora wins I wouldn't be surprised to see him fight Thompson, ditto for Fury.[/QUOTE] This. Would be nice to see thompson get some channel 5 coverage and…

Comment by ddangerous on 07-10-2013

Make that money, Tony. :fing02:

Comment by Freedom. on 07-10-2013

[QUOTE=The Weebler II;13545968]He's kind of known on the UK boxing scene now, if Chisora wins I wouldn't be surprised to see him fight Thompson, ditto for Fury.[/QUOTE]Yes, that's definitly possible. Chisora is one of the few heavyweights who doesn't avoid…

Comment by andrewa1 on 07-10-2013

[QUOTE=Hayehammer;13545175]I would like to see arreola vs thompson![/QUOTE] Agree, that's the fight I was imagining and hoping for. Doubt it will happen, but one can hope.

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