Sherman Oaks, CA (April 14) – This past Friday, 2012 Mexican Olympian, welterweight Oscar Molina improved his record to (4-0, 3 KO’s) when he went to battle and defeated Spokane, Washington’s Daryl Gardner in a 1st round knockout at Skookum Creek Event Center on ESPN “Friday Night Fights.”
Said Molina, “I’m happy with my ESPN debut and getting the knockout! It felt good! I didn’t know much about Daryl Gardner besides his record so that adds to the excitement. My team and I are happy with the quick KO because it’s back to the gym on Monday to prepare for April 27!”
Full steam ahead, Molina is now scheduled to fight on the undercard of the 12-round WBC World Championship Heavyweight Elimination featuring Riverside’s
Chris “The Nightmare” Arreola (35-2, 30 KOs) the WBC #1 world contender versus the heavy-hitting WBC #2 world contender, Bermane “B. Ware” Stiverne (22-1-1, 20 KOs). The winner is guaranteed to fight for the WBC Heavyweight World Championship in his next bout.
Doors open at Citizens Business Bank Arena at 2:30 p.m for this special HBO “Boxing Before Dark” event. The first bout starts at 3:00 p.m. with the scheduled 12-round bout between Arreola-Stiverne to begin at 5:30 p.m.
Tickets starting at $25 are on sale online at AXS.com or call AXS at 888-929-7849 or at Goossen Tutor by calling 818-817-8001.