BOXING | Card Announced for Real Deal Sports & Entertainment Event

06/22/2017 03:53 PM

Evander Holyfield’s Real Deal Sports & Entertainment’s inaugural boxing event takes place inside Louisville’s Freedom Hall on Saturday night.

The event, which is branded, “Evander’s Tribute to Ali,” is part of the “I Am Ali” festival.

There will be ten professional bouts on Saturday night, preceded by two amateur bouts.

The professional bouts are:

4 Rounds, Heavyweight – Joseph Benjamin White vs. Abel Penna Falls

6 Rounds, Light Heavyweight – Curtis Hill, Jr. vs. Eric Moon

6 Rounds, Welterweight – JaNelson Bocachica vs. Leonardo Carrizales

6 Rounds, Middleweight – Devaun Lee vs. Robelle Rogers

8 Rounds, Heavyweight – Jean Pierre Augustin vs. Alfredo Trevino

4 Rounds, Junior Lightweight – Carlos Dixon vs. Deangelo Huggins

8 Rounds, WBC USNBC Silver Welterweight Championship – Peter Dobson vs. Jeremy Nichols

8 Rounds, Featherweight – Toka Kahn Clary vs. Angel Luna

8 Rounds, Middleweight – Steven Martinez vs. Anthony Lenk

10 Rounds, WBC Continental Americas Heavyweight Championship – Derric Rossy vs. Carlos Negron

Doors open Saturday at 6 p.m. ET with the first bout slated for 7 p.m. ET.

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

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