This Friday night, five fighters who fight under the D and D Management banner will be in action at Harrahs Chester where Joey Eye Boxing Promotions and David Feldman will present a championship night of boxing.
Naim Nelson, Jesse Hart, Todd Unthank-May, Emanuel Taylor and Mark Rideout will put their talents on display under the watchful eye of managers Doc Nowicki and Dave Price.
Nelson (7-0, 1 KO) takes on Victor Vasquez (15-6-1, 7 KO’s) in the ten round main event which will be for the Pennsylvania State Lightweight championship in a bout scheduled for ten rounds.
U.S. Olympic Trials winner Jesse Hart (2-0, 2 KO’s) takes on Lekan Byfield (2-1-1) in a four round Super Middleweight bout.
Unthank-May (4-0, 2 KO’s) will step up the competition when he battles Teneal Goyco (4-3-1, 2 KO’s) in a scheduled four round Light Heavyweight bout.
Taylor (14-1, 10 KO’s) will take part in a six round Jr. Welterweight bout when he takes on battle tested veteran Humberto Toledo (41-8-2, 25 KO’s)
Rideout (1-0) will battle Lonnie Kornegay (1-6-2) in a four round Heavyweight affair.
Alfred “Doc” Nowicki a successful businessman born and raised in Philadelphia has always had a love for the sport of boxing. Doc says “I love boxing and I love helping people so managing boxers allows me to be involved with both”. Doc began managing fighters over 15 years ago and has been associated with several top contenders. In 2005 Doc was introduced to Welterweight contender Mike Jones and Bantamweight Teon Kennedy. Doc carefully managed their careers allowing both fighters to fight for world championships in June of 2012. While both fighters fell short of reaching their goals, they are currently in position to earn larger paydays and to compete once again at the highest level of boxing.
Dave “Pastor Dave” Price has been an entrepreneur for the past 22 years and a Senior Pastor the last 3 years. At the age of 8 he watched the movie Rocky and has been hooked on boxing ever since. He had a brief amateur and professional career but really blossomed when teaching others. As a coach of a local gym in Philadelphia he traveled to several national tournaments, meeting talented boxers in need of representation. Dave has been involved with managing boxers for over 3 years and says “I have always loved the sport of boxing and I am so glad that I am able to help others reach their full potential”.
The rest of the card will feature, Julio DeJesus (5-3-2, 3 KO’s) of Chester, PA taking on Gabriel Diaz (1-1-1) of Philadelphia in a four round Jr. Welterweight bout.
Alex Barbosa (3-0, 1 KO) of Philadelphia battles Arthur Parker (1-7, 1 KO) of Lancaster, PA in a four round Bantamweight bout.
Dan Grafton (1-0, 1 KO) will box debuting Aaron Braxton of Maryland in a four round Heavyweight bout
Edson Soto and Josue Ël Guerrero”Rivera will square off in a four round Welterweight bout featuring pro debuters.
Wahib Raheem (3-0, 1 KO) of Philadelphia will take on an opponent to be named in a four round Lightweight bout.
The entire show will be streamed LIVE on www.gfl.tv beginning at 7:30 pm eastern
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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 http://www.webtix.net/