John Wayne Parr Vs. Vuysilie Colossa Announced for Capital Punishment 4
By Mike LNg
John Wayne Parr has made it publicly known that this will be his last year of competition and that he will retire. The first bout Parr will be a part of is his match with Greece’s Mike Zambidis on the Payback Time 3 event. And already a second event has been announced for Parr.
Scheduled for July 30th, 2011 John Wayne Parr vs. Vuyisile “Cheetah” Colossa will be the main event for Capital Punishment 4 In Canberra, Australia. Parr is among Australia’s most decorated Thaiboxers ever as well as having competed in Japanese promotion K-1 MAX in the promotions pinnacle of competition level.
Vuylise Colossa of South Africa has also been very busy internationally and has notably fought Thailand’s Yodsanklai 4-times, defeating him once. Colossa now lives in Hong Kong, China where he has been active competing in Muay Thai, MMA and Wu Li Feng events. Colossa’s last Muay Thai competition was against Yodsanklai in the December 5th, 2010 King’s Cup tournament as part of the King’s Birthday Celebration in Thailand.
Co-headlining the event will be Big Ben Edwards who is scheduled to take on a yet to be announced European fighter, who like Edwards is a veteran of K-1 competition.
Also on the card Canberra upcoming young fighters Josh Tonna takes on one of John Wayne Parr’s Boonchu Gyms fighters in a Thai boxing bout.
There is expected to be announced 12 fights of Muay Thai, Kickboxing and MMA to complete the card.
Sat 30 Jul – Royal Theatre Canberra
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