VALLEY FORGE, PA TO HOST MARCH SHOW
Press Release: On Friday March 15th [not March 16th as the press release originally stated], Kings Boxing Promotions brings a show to Pennsylvania's Valley Forge Casino Resort. In the main event, lightweight Naim “The Dream” Nelson will take on Georgi Kevlishvilli.
Nelson, 22 years old of Philadelphia has a record of 9-0 with 1 KO. Kevlishvilli, 31 years old of Philadelphia via the Republic of Georgia has a record of 12-4 with 3 KOs. Nelson, the Pennsylvania lightweight champion, scored an eight-round unanimous decision over Osnel Charles on December 28th.
Kevlishvilli turned pro in 2004 and won his first eleven fights in Europe at featherweight. In his most recent bout, Kevlishvilli dropped a split decision to Frankie Trader (8-1) on October 10, 2012.
Also on the card: in a six-round cruiserweight rematch, Elvin Sanchez (5-2-1, 4 KO’s) of Paterson, NJ will take on Jeremy Stauffer (7-2-2, 6 KO’s) of Reading, Pa. Sanchez and Stauffer fought to a four round draw on November 10, 2012... In a four-round junior welterweight bout, Tim Witherspoon Jr. (8-3-1) takes on Kywayne Hill (1-10) in a rematch of Philadelphians. Witherspoon scored a six round unanimous decision over Hill on January 28, 2011.
Tickets can be purchased at:
440 Elm Street
Reading, PA 19601