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“Summer Slugfest” Live Boxing

Big Six Entertainment presents, “Summer Slugfest” a pro-am boxing event on June 21st at the Irish Cultural Centre in Canton, MA

CANTON, MA (June 9, 2014) – On Saturday June 21st, Big Six Entertainment will host the 3rd out of their 6 scheduled events in MA in 2014. Tickets are $40 for general admission and $60 for ringside. Tickets can be purchased now by calling 617-312-5059. The amateurs start at 5:00pm and the pros start at 6:30pm.

The main event features a heavyweight slugfest between Steve Vukosa 8-0, 4 KO’s vs. Arthur “Armenian Assassin” Saribekian 23-5-1, 18 KO’s. Vukosa returns to the ring after a decade hiatus, as he looks to reestablish himself as New England’s top heavyweight contender. Saribekian is a hard hitting veteran that will be looking for another KO victory.

Big Six Entertainment’s CEO and president Artie DePinho said, “We are looking to build on our current success and provide fight fans with another entertaining night under the tent.”

Summer Slugfest showcases top prospect Rashidi Ellis 7-0, 5 KO’s, fan favorite Chris Traietti 16-2, 12 KO’s, and the always exciting Joseph “Chip Perez 10-3, 3 KO’s all in separate bouts against opponents TBA.

The undercard is also stacked with competitive bouts:

Donnie Palmer 5-0-1, 5 KO’s vs. Yohan Banks 7-8-3, 5 KO’s

Freddy Sanchez 1-0, 1 KO vs. Rafael Francis 0-0

Julian Pollard 3-0, 3 KO’s vs. Solomon Maye 1-2, 1 KO

Gabriel Duluc 9-1, 1 KO vs. Bryan Abraham 6-19-2, 6 KO’s

Greg Vendetti 4-2-1, 2 KO’s vs. Jesus Cintron 1-6-2

Mical Weisberg 3-1, 2 KO’s vs. Rameil Shelton 0-5

Travis Demko 1-0 vs. Paulo Souza 0-2

Jelame Garcia 1-0, 1 KO vs. Sergio Cabrera 0-2

The amateur portion of the event is headlined by Gary Balletto Jr. Some of New England’s most promising amateurs will also be featured including Ray Olivera Jr., Kendrick Ball Jr., and Keean Mosses. The full fight card will be announced soon.

Big Six Entertainments 2014 Schedule:

June 21st at The Irish Cultural Center

July 26th at Club Royale Boston

September 13th at The Irish Cultural Center

November 22nd at Club Royale Boston