KICKBOXING MANIA - THE TENTH YEAR
KICKmas BOX III helped celebrate the 10th year of the Billy Murray's Kickboxing Mania series.
This was the biggest fight night at the Ulster Hall since Barry McGuigan had the gloves on and when Billy Murray took his first world title in 1989 against the brilliant American, Richard Hill.
Belfastâ€™s Gary Hamilton clashed with Franceâ€™s Mohammad Samir for the WKN light-welterweight kickboxing title at the famous fight venue, where boxing legend Marvelous Marvin Hagler was at ringside!
Supported by the Belfast City Council and sponsored by Hilton hotel, Belfast, KICKmas BOX III staged on December 19 2005. The event was screened live by UTV for Eurosport LIVE â€“ the whole world tuned in to see if the Ulster chef Hamilton could finally put an end to Samirâ€™s world dominance.
Belfast now the epicentre of European & world Kickboxing had Fighters from: Thailand, France, Germany, Poland, Switzerland, Portugal, Italy, England, Scotland, and Ireland North & South