Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 7/23/14
Two of the top up-and-coming American-based heavyweights - both from the Goossen Tutor stable - will appear in a non-televised undercard bout of the Andre Ward vs. Chad Dawson fight on Saturday, September 8, at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif. Thirty-one year-old Philadelphian Malik Scott (34-0, 11 KOs) will put his undefeated record on the line against once-beaten Bowie Tupou (26-1, 16 KOs), 30, of Los Angeles, in a bout where the winner stands to move up in the world heavyweight rankings. "It's very unusual to match fighters, especially heavyweights, with a combined 60 victories and only one loss against one another when it's not for the world championship or televised on a major network," offered Dan Goossen, promoter of both fighters.  "Our goal was simple though, have compelling bouts underneath more compelling bouts." After posting 32 straight wins to start his pro career, Scott sustained a biceps injury.  The arduous recovery - along with reevaluating his car...
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