HARRAHS PHILADELPHIA HOSTS 12-BOUT CARD SATURDAY
Press Release: On Saturday night, January 26th, Harrahs Philadelphia will host a mammoth twelve-bout card to celebrate the two year anniversary of Joey Eye Boxing Promotions & David Feldmanís partnership with the casino. This will be the tenth show that the duo has put on in Harrahs Philadelphia. In the six round main event, Victor Vasquez (15-7-1) will make his sixth appearance at Harrahs when he takes on Esteban Rodriguez (6-4-1) of Lebanon, PA in a lightweight bout. In the six-round junior middleweight co-feature, DeCarlo Perez (8-2-1) of Atlantic City will fight Dante Moore (8-0-2) of Cleveland.
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Other bouts: In a six-round junior welterweight affair, Julio DeJesus (6-3-3) of Chester, PA battles Ramon Ellis (4-7-2) of Philadelphia... Light heavyweight Amir Shabazz (2-0) of Philadelphia will rematch Abdellah Smith (2-4) of Queens, NY in a four round er... Female junior welterweight bout Althea Saunders (3-0-1) of Atlantic City will fight debuting Laura Incarnato of Philadelphia over four rounds... Welterweight Tyrone Crawley Jr. (2-0) of Philadelphia boxes Benjamin Burgos (1-2) of Mount Pocono, PA in a four-round bout... In a four-round heavyweight bout, John Mercurio (5-0) of Philadelphia takes on Lonnie Kornegay (1-7-2) of Baltimore... In another four-round heavyweight bout, Mark Rideout (2-0) takes on Aaron Bratton (0-1) of Baltimore... At junior middleweight, Gilbert Alex Sanchez (2-1) of Camden, NJ battles Greg Jackson (2-0) of Philadelphia over four rounds... Jovontae Starks (5-0) of Minneapolis faces Chad McKinney (1-0) in a 154-pound four rounder... In a rematch, Alex Barbosa (4-1) of Philadelphia will try to make it two straight over Arthur Parker (1-8, 1 KO) of Lancaster, PA... Rounding out the card will be debuting Sam Teah of Philadelphia taking on an opponent to be named in a four-round lightweight bout.