CHESTER, PA (MAY 7, 2014)–Veteran’s Dhafir Smith and Brian Donahue will square off in the new featured bout this Friday at Harrahs Philadelphia.
The original main event, Anthony Caputo Smith taking on Pedro Martinez was scratched due to a weight discrepancy.
The show is promoted by Joey Eye Boxing promotions and XFE.
Smith of West Philadelphia has a record 26-24-7 with 4 knockouts has faced almost many of the major fighters between 168 and 175 pounds.
The 31-year old has wins over Tomasz Nowak (8-2-1); Henry Mayes (5-0); Brandon Mitchem (25-4-1); Jonathan Reid (34-6); John Johnson (12-1); Former world champion Jeff Lacy (25-3); Quinton Rankin (4-1) and Tony Ferrante (12-3).
Donahue of Philadelphia has a record of 2-8-2.
The Cruiserweight bout is scheduled for six rounds.
In four round bouts:
Anthony Prescott (3-3-1, 1 KO) of Cherry Hill, NJ will fight Danny Lugo (2-7, 1 KO) of Harrisburg, PA in a Jr. Middleweight bout.
In a Featherweight bout, Roberto Irizarry (1-0-1) of New Jersey will take on Benjamin Burgos (1-6-1) of Mount Pocono, PA.
Heavyweight Patrick O’Çonnor (2-0) will rematch Aaron Bratton (1-2) of Baltimore, MD.
Undefeated Featherweight Antonio DuBose (4-0, 2 KO’s) of Philadelphia will fight William Harris (0-2) of Darby, PA
Bouts subject to change
Tickets are now on sale for $100 (VIP); $75 (Ringside) and $50 (General Admission) and can be purchased at the Harrahs Philadelphia Gift Shop; By calling Joey Eye (267-304-9399); David Feldman (610-291-0806); 800-480-8020 or on www.webtix.net