Rodney King Wins Celebrity Boxing Match, Full Details

Matt Boone

September 12, 2009

King Wins!

(Essington, PA) – Rodney King, the man known throughout the world for pleading with a nation, “Can’t we all get along?” was the winner in a unanimous decision in 3 rounds defeating former Pennsylvania PD officer, Simon Aouad headlining Celebrity Boxing 11 presented by the Celebrity Boxing Federation at the Philadelphia Airport Ramada, Friday September 11th.

The fans were clearly behind Rodney as he fought tooth and nail with Simon and at the end Rodney was the victor.

Rodney had this to say after the fight, "This is a new chapter in my life, I am sober, fit and now a winner."

King was the victim of police brutality, committed by Los Angeles police officers, and the L.A. Riots which followed brought him national attention.

Last seen on VH1’s “Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew” and “Sober Living”, Rodney has been busy dedicating his life to sobriety and becoming a better father to his kids.

Rodney King is interested in fighting all over the world if you are interested in having him appear in your area email

Also on the card, Former Michael Jackson Bodyguard, "Bodyguard to the Stars" Scott Cummings won his match in a first round TKO over Mike Tate.

"One down and Canseco you are next my brother", said Cummings.

You can see the complete fight card at

NEXT Celebrity Boxing Event: Hagler – Leonard…More Details and announcements coming soon…for Celebrity Boxing 12


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