Former UFC Star Will Be Next Challenge for Undefeated Tinker in Boxing Ring

Windham, NH [November 2, 2020] – Boston Boxing Promotions has announced that New York City’s undefeated light heavyweight Matthew Tinker (4-0, 4 KO’s) will take on Boston resident Leandro Silva (2-3, 2 KO’s) in a six-round bout on Wednesday, November 25, 2020. The bout will take place at the Castleton Banquet and Conference Center in Windham, New Hampshire as part of the third-annual Thanksgiving Eve Boxing Spectacular.

Tinker is 2-0, 2 KO’s in 2020 with impressive technical knockout wins on the last two Boston Boxing Promotions events which were held in empty arena locations and live streamed across the internet. Originally from Scarborough, Yorkshire, United Kingdom, Tinker is a former amateur standout with a career spanning several different countries. He was a national finalist in the Irish National Championships and a New York City Golden Gloves finalist.

“I’m happy that I’ve been able to stay sharp during this pandemic, and I’m looking forward to putting in some rounds and putting forth a good performance on Thanksgiving Eve,” said Tinker.

Leandro Silva is also a well-traveled combat sports veteran. Originally from Brazil, Silva sports a record of 24-8 in mixed-martial-arts competition, including seven fights in the UFC where he was 3-3 with one no-contest. Silva has competed the world over from Germany to India to the Czech Republic, fighting at the highest level in numerous combat sports. He holds a black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Rocian Gracie of the world-famous Gracie martial arts family.

The Thanksgiving Eve Boxing Spectacular III takes place on Wednesday, November 25, 2020, at the Castleton Banquet & Conference Center in Windham, NH. A very limited number of tickets are on sale due to the COVID-19 pandemic. All seats are $60 and must be purchased in groups of four, five, or six. There will be no standing room for the event. Social-distancing and mask-wearing in accordance with CDC rules and New Hampshire state law will be enforced except while eating and drinking. Tickets can be purchased now at

Boston Boxing Promotions was founded in 2013 and is dedicated to the resurgence of professional boxing at the regional level, particularly in the New England area. Since that time, it has presented professional boxing events in places like Boston, Cape Cod, New Hampshire and New Bedford. To learn more about the promotion, you can follow them on Twitter @BostonProBoxing, join the promotion’s official Facebook page “Boston Boxing Promotions,” and visit the promotion’s website