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Boxing’s Back in Fresno!

One World Boxing Promotions is back at it again with the third installment of The Central Valley Showdown Series!

The Central Valley Showdown – Volume III, will take place on Friday, August 23rd, 2013 in the Regency Room at the International Catering Company located at 4277 N. West Avenue in Fresno.   Come watch the Valley’s most talented boxers display their skills as they fight for greatness!

Dale Morris, promoter of One World Boxing, promises another night of excitement featuring Valley Fighter’s Jose Leon, Michael Islas, Mark Anthony Hernandez, Joe Louie Lopez and more!

In a night of of exciting boxing, local fan favorite Jose Leon Jr. of Visalia (4-1-1, 3 KO’s) will be facing an opponent who is yet to be determined in a Welterweight Bout.  And Michael Islas of Madera (1-1) will be facing Natividad Serrano of Yakima, Washington (4-3-1), also in the Welterweight Division. 

Mark Anthony Hernandez, a decorated amateur, will be making his pro debut in his hometown against Manuel Alejandro Reyes (0-1) from Los Angeles. Also making their professional debut in his hometown is Joe Louie Lopez, another accomplished amateur who will be taking on Omar Barefield (0-4) of Los Angeles.  Both fighters are extremely excited about making their debuts in their hometown, and are looking to put on excellent performances.

The card will also feature former Golden Gloves Champion Jennifer Tate from Modesto who will also be making her professional debut, and Anthony “Lights Out” Smith (1-1) of Fresno will be making his hometown debut against Christian Silva (1-3) of Sun Valley.  Additional bouts will be added to the card as well.

“All of the fighters are ready to give The Valley another night of action packed boxing!” said Morris. 

Doors open at 6:30pm and the first bout will begin at 7:30pm.  General Admission tickets are $30 and Ringside Tickets are $50 at the door.  Pre sale ticket prices before August 23rd are $20 for General Admission and $40 for Ringside Seating.  For tickets visit or call 559-301-3113.

Weigh-In’s will be on Thursday August 22nd, 2013 at 5:00pm at International Catering, 4277 N. West Avenue, Fresno, CA. 

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