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Blue Horizon Final Press Conference quotes

Philadelphia (February 6th, 2008)-Quotes from Wednesday’s final press conference at The Legendary Blue Horizon for Friday night’s show that will feature Lenny DeVictoria taking on Derrick Moon; Gee Cullmer battling John Michael Terry and Ran Nakash squaring off with Ray Ruiz. There will be four other bouts plus a ceremony honoring Randall “Tex” Cobb..

DeVictoria is coming off his fight of the year with Elad Shmouel that took place last December 7th at The Legendary Blue Horizon


Vernoca L. Michael (Promoter)

“DeVictoria and Shmouel was an exciting fight. People talk about it being one of the best fights of the year and that’s something that Lenny can be proud of.”


Don Elbaum (matchmaker)

“DeVictoria and Shmouel was one great fight.

“Terry & Cullmer should be a war.”

“This looks to be another action packed card.”

“Ran Nakash is a 200 lb. piece of steel.”

“Ruiz is one double-tough guy.”

“DeVictoria reminds me a lot of (former world champion) Freddie Pendleton.”


Ran Nakash (10-0, 6 KO’s ; cruiserweight from Haifa, Israel)

“I am very excited about this fight on Friday night.”


Ran Taal (manager for Nakash and Shmouel)

“I am very happy to see DeVictoria”

“Hopefully everything will turn out the best for everyone”


Lenny DeVictoria (10-10, 3 KO’s ; Jr. Welterweight from Philadelphia)

“I am taking boxing seriously now”

“I trained very hard and good things came out of it and I continued that for this fight.”

Ticket prices for this great night of boxing are $200 for Queen Seating, $125 for Presidential seats, $65 for VIP, $55 for Ringside, and $45 for General Admission and can be purchased by calling The Legendary Blue Horizon at 1-215-763-0500 or by logging on to comcasttix.com. Doors open at 6:30 PM / 1st bout begins at 7:30 PM

The Legendary Blue Horizon is located at 1314 North Broad Street in Philadelphia, PA

For more information, log on to www.legendarybluehorizon.com

Article posted on 07.02.2008



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