Expressway Jam 2 Nov. 19 in Boston
WOBURN, Mass. (November 10, 2005) - "Expressway Jam 2," presented by New England Ringside Promotions, will be headlined by an eight-round main event between rival Worcester fighters, Roy "House of" Payne (19-12-4, 6 KOs) and John "House of Rain" Rainwater (10-11-3, 3 KOs), for the vacant Massachusetts State Cruiserweight Championship, November 19 at Freeport Hall (IBEW) in Dorchester, Massachusetts..
Article posted on 10.11.2005
Former World Junior Olympic champion Marvin "Too Much" Cordova, Jr. (5-0, 4 KOs), of Colorado Springs, is matched against veteran Connecticut junior welterweight Shakha Moore (9-10-3, 1 KO) in the six-round co-feature.
In supporting four-round bouts, Brooklyn featherweight Roberto Benitez (2-0, 1 KO), a member of the 2004 U.S. Olympic Boxing Team, faces Nick Sheehan (1-2, 1 KO), of Akron (OH); five-time Irish amateur champion James Clancy (4-0, 1 KO), now fighting out of Dorchester, battles New York City heavyweight Anthony Ottah (1-4-1); Lowell light heavyweight Joey McCreedy (1-0, 1 KO) meets Goody Petronelli-trained Huston Crayton (0-2), of Brockton. Lowell junior welterweight Sean Eklund (0-2) - trained by his uncle "Irish" Micky Ward -- battles Carlos Felipe Reyes (0-4), from North Carolina; Irish middleweight Joe "Sugar" Rea (4-0, 3 KOs), fighting out of South Boston, squares off against Michael Rayner (0-3), of North Carolina. All fighters and bouts are subject to change.
Tickets are priced at $50.00 (ringside) and $30.00 (general admission). Tickets may be ordered by going to www.ticketweb.com or calling NER (781.932.1190), and will be on sale at the doors the night of the show. Doors open at 6 pm., first bout at 7:30 pm. New England Ringside Promotions is a division of New England Ringside whose boxing interests also include a monthly magazine, six weekly radio shows, a popular web site (www.newenglandringside.com), and Fightography (sells classic boxing pictures - www.fightography.photoreflect.com). For more information about New England Ringside Promotions, New England Ringside or advertising/sponsorship inquires visit its web site or call 781.932.1190.
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