All participants for Star Boxing’s, “Knock Out Cancer” show tomorrow night at the Hunts Point Produce Market weighed-in today. The show, being presented by Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing at the Hunts Point Produce Market to benefit the American Cancer Society, is headlined by Star Boxing’s undefeated heavyweight contender, Joe “The Future” Hanks taking on “The Contenders” Alfredo Escalera Jr. for the IBA Heavyweight Championship. Hanks tipped the scales at lbs. while Escalera weighed-in at lbs. In the co-feature bout of the evening, Alicia Ashley takes on Christina Ruiz for the vacant WBC Female Super Bantamweight Championship of the World. Ashley weighed-in at lbs, with Ruiz weighing in at lbs. Below is the complete bout sheet for Thursday night’s show.
IBA Heavyweight Championship
Joe Hanks – 239 lbs.
Alfredo Escalera Jr. – 225 lbs.
WBC Female Super Bantamweight Championship
Alicia Ashley – 120 1/2 lbs.
Christina Ruiz – 121 1/4 lbs.
Issouf Kinda – 140 lbs.
Bryan Abraham – 140 lbs.
Bruno Bouhi – 172 lbs.
Borngod Washington – 174 lbs.
THE LIVINGSTONE JOSEPH VS. TREYSEAN WIGGINS BOUT WAS SCRATCHED AFTER JOSEPH CAME IN OVERWEIGHT
*** ALL BOUTS SUBJECT TO CHANGE***
“Knock Out Cancer” will take place Saturday, July 23 at the Hunt Point Produce Market, which is located at 772 Edgewater Road, Bronx, NY 10474. Tickets to this special event are priced at $50, $75 and $100 and can be purchased by calling Star Boxing at (718) 823-2000 or visiting www.starboxing.com. Tickets may also be purchased at the Hunts Point Market the night of the event. For information regarding sponsorship packages call Yilda Guerrero with the American Cancer Society at (718) 547-5064, etc. 2101. Doors open at 6:00PM with the first bout scheduled for 7:15PM.