The Sandman is taking up Boxing!
Former 5-time ECW World Heavyweight Champion and 30-year veteran of the professional wrestling game The Sandman is venturing into a new sport as he is set to be a part of a Celebrity Boxing show on March 2nd. The event is entitled 'Celebrity Boxing 67 - The Showdown' and will take place at the 'Showboat' Atlantic City Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Sandman is set to clash with the 55-13-1 Tim Witherspoon who turned 61-years old in December. The Facebook event page that is set up for the show has the following details listed about the forthcoming show and notes that it is to raise awareness for lung cancer.
Celebrity Boxing returns to its new home in Atlantic City New Jersey, with a stacked card featuring some Great personalities on the East Coast and horse for the first time in forty years for world heavyweight boxing champion takes on former WWE pro wrestling champion we will be raising awareness for lung cancer...
The last time that Sandman was in action in any ring was this past December at Ring Of Honor's 'Final Battle' pay-per-view when he made his return to the company to assist Flip Gordon in defeating Bully Ray and to read more about that, head over to Fightful's published article on the topic.