Victor Vasquez in action on September 14th
PLUS undefeated Wahid Raheem, John Mercurio, Todd Unthank-May, Dan Grafton, Mark Rideout, U.S Olympic Team member Jesse Hart as well as local favorites Tony Ferrante and Joey Tiberi
CHESTER, PA (August 2, 2012)—On Friday night September 14th, a night of professional boxing returns to Harrahs in Chester, PA with a star studded lineup promoted by Joey Eye Boxing and David Feldman.
In the main event, exciting Lightweight Victor Vasquez will see action in a ten round bout against an opponent to be named.
Vasquez of Philadelphia has a record of 15-6-1 with seven knockouts.
Vasquez of Philadelphia has built up one of the biggest fan bases in Philadelphia due to his exciting style which always has him in the fight of the night whenever he steps into the ring.
In his last bout, Vasquez scored a six round unanimous decision over Paul Fernandez in a rematch that took place on May 4th at Harrahs in Chester
Vasquez was impressive in disposing of Gustavo Dailey (4-11) in round four to headline ROUND 3 at Harrahs in Chester on June 3rd, 2011
Vasquez waged a terrific back and forth war with Osnel Charles before dropping a six round majority decision as part as ROUND 1 at Harrah’s in Chester.
He holds victories over undefeated Thomas McCuiston (1-0); Tyric Robinson (9-4-1) as well as an exciting six round split decision over Bryne Green (5-3) on October 8th in Philadelphia.
Vasquez opponent will be named shortly.
In a six round co-feature, Tony Ferrante of Philadelphia (12-4, 7 KO’s) will take part in a six round Cruiserweight bout.
In a six round Jr. Welterweight bout, Julio Dejesus (5-3-2, 3 KO’s) of Chester, PA will take on an opponent to be named.
In a six round Welterweight bout, Emanuel Taylor (14-1, 10 KO’s) of Edgewood Arsenel, Maryland takes on an opponent to be named.
Scheduled to appear in four round bouts are Lightweight Joey Tiberi (7-1, 5 KO’s) of Newark, DE; Lightweight Wahid Raheem (3-0,1 KO) of Philadelphia; Heavyweight John Mecurio (5-0, 4 KO’s) of Philadelphia; Light Heavyweight Todd Unthank-May (3-0, 2 KO’s) of Philadelphia; 2012 U.S. Olympic team member Super Middleweight Jesse Hart (2-0, 2 KO’s) of Philadelphia; Heavyweight Dan Grafton (1-0, 1 KO); Heavyweight Mark Rideout (1-0) of Philadelphia and Pro debuting Bantamweight Mario Carosella of Philadelphia.
Tickets are now on sale for $100 (VIP); $65 (Ringside) and $45 (General Admission) and can be purchased at the Harrahs Chester Gift Shop; By calling Joey Eye (267-304-9399); David Feldman (610-291-0806); 800-480-8020 or on www.webtix.net
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