ARIAS WAS THE BRONX TALE AT THE GARDEN THEATER
Heavyweight rising star George “The Gentleman” Arias (4-0, 3 KO’s) didn’t waist any time from the opening bell going right after Eric Cason from Devenport, IA. He just never got into the fight Arias closing the show in round two sending Cason down with a series of hard punches finishing him off at 1:34 of round two by TKO victory.
NICHOLAS “AXE MAN” WALTERS AND
FELIX “EL DIAMANTE” VERDEJO HEADLINE
PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADE CARD AT THE GARDEN!
Saturday, June 13, at The Theater at Madison Square Garden
Televised Live on HBO® NEW YORK – Undefeated World Boxing Association (WBA) featherweight world champion NICHOLAS “Axe Man” WALTERS of Jamaica, and the boxing gem of Puerto Rico, undefeated No. 3 world-rated lightweight contender FELIX “El Diamante” VERDEJO will headline, in separate bouts, a world championship card in New York during Puerto Rican Day Parade weekend. With 34 knockout victories between them, fireworks are all but assured for this event which will take place Saturday, June 13, in The Theater at Madison Square Garden. Both will be facing undefeated opponents. Walters, who is in the third year of his championship reign, will defend his world title against Top-10 contender MIGUEL “The Scorpion” MARRIAGA of Colombia. Verdejo, in his live HBO debut, will make the first defense of his newly-won World Boxing Organization (WBO) Latino lightweight title against IVAN “Bam Bam” NAJERA, of San Antonio, TX. Both fights will be televised live on @HBOBoxing After Dark, beginning at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. @trboxing @ToddDuboef @Bradleyajacobs @FrankStea @Boxeolarevista @BobArum @CarlMoretti @JasonMTang
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