Saturday, June 11 | 6PM
World Championship Boxing returns to the Theater at Madison Square Garden on Saturday, June 11th on the eve of the annual Puerto Rican Day Parade! In the main event, three-time world champion ROMAN “ROCKY” MARTINEZ (29-2-3, 17 KOs) and WBO featherweight world champion VASYL LOMACHENKO (5-1, 3 KOs) face-off for the WBO junior lightweight world championship.
In the co-feature, undefeated lightweight sensation, the Pride of Puerto Rico, FELIX “EL DIAMANTE” VERDEJO (21-0, 14 KOs) returns to “The Mecca of Boxing” as he continues his quest for a world title.
Plus, don’t miss the U.S. debut of Chinese icon ZOU SHIMING (7-1, 2 KOs). Trained by Hall of Famer Freddie Roach, Zou is one of the most popular athletes in China after winning gold medals in the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympic Games. Photo credits: Top Rank