Nelson vs. Kevlishvilli & Yorgey vs. Kennedy this Friday, March 15th
VALLEY FORGE, PA (March 14, 2013)—TOMORROW NIGHT!!! The first professional boxing card at the Valley Forge Casino resort will take place that will feature undefeated Lightweight Naim Nelson and Jr. Middleweight Harry Joe Yorgey in the co-featured bouts.
The show promoted by Kings Boxing Promotions will have a little something for everyone on this special night of boxing.
Nelson of Philadelphia is the currant Pennsylvania Lightweight champion will take on Georgi Kevlishvilli in an eight round bout.
Yorgey will look to get back in the win column when he takes on Julius Kennedy in an eight round bout.
Nelson (9-0, 1 KO) will look to stay perfect when he takes on battle tested Kevlishvilli (12-4, 3 KO’s)
Yorgey of Bridgeport, PA will look to reestablish himself as a top flight Jr. Middleweight contender after a disappointing defeat on Showtime to Jermell Charlo and he will take on Julius Kennedy (7-3-1, 3 KO’s) of Windsor Hill, Maryland.
In a six round Lightweight bout, Esteban Rodriguez (6-5-1, 1 KO) of Lebanon, PA will fight underrated Tevin Farmer (8-4-1, 1 KO) of Philadelphia
In a six round Welterweight bout, Jerome Rodriguez (2-0-1, 1 KO) of Allentown, PA squares off with hard punching Rafael Montalvo (2-2, 2 KO) of Pottsville, PA
In a four round Jr. Welterweight affair, Sammy Quinones (1-1, 1 KO) of Pottsville, PA fights Korey Sloane (2-5) of Philadelphia
Travis Thompson (4-9-1, 3 KO’s) of Pottstown, PA will battle Joshua Arocho (3-6-2, 2 KO) of Vineland, NJ in a four round Lightweight bout.
Opening up the night will be a four round Jr. Lightweight bout that will see the pro debut of Sultahn Staton Philadelphia and Kenneth Brown (0-1) of Philadelphia
Tickets for this historic evening cost $125 (VIP); $75 (Ringside); $45 (General Admission) and can be purchased at the following locations:
440 Elm Street
Reading, PA 19601
Valley Forge Casino Resort
1160 1st Ave.
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Empire Surplus Home Center
2741 Bernville, RD
Leesport, PA 19533