WHAT: Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort, New York’s newest and closest integrated casino resort to Manhattan, in collaboration with Star Boxing, presents the Catskills Clash II, on SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14th in the RW Epicenter. Media is invited to a press conference on THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 12th to discuss the eagerly anticipated Catskills Clash II showdown.
CARLOS TAKAM (36-5-1 28KO’s) – Heavyweight Title Contender
“ACTION” ANTHONY LAUREANO (11-0 4KO’s)- ABO Super Lightweight Champ
RICHIE “POPEYE THE SAILOR MAN” RIVERA (12-0 10KO’s) – ABO Cruiserweight Champ
BOUBACAR SYLLA (10-0 7KO’s) – Undefeated Welterweight
BRYANT “HITMAN” COSTELLO (0-1) – Liberty, New York Super Welterweight
JOE DEGUARDIA, President and CEO of Star Boxing
WHEN: Thursday, September 12, 2019; 1:00PM
WHERE: Highlands Room, Located up the escalator, across from the Players Club
Resorts World Catskills, 888 Resorts World Drive, Monticello, N.Y. 12701
WHY: “CATSKILLS CLASH II” is promoted by Joe DeGuardia’s Star Boxing, on a thrilling night of fights from Resorts World Catskills, featuring elite heavyweight action in the main event as heavyweight title contender CARLOS TAKAM (France, 36-5-1 28KO’s) takes on heavy-handed heavyweight, CRAIG LEWIS (Detroit, MI 14-3-1 8KO’s). Also featured is New England, top undefeated prospects, “ACTION” ANTHONY LAUREANO (E. Hartford, CT 11-0 4KO’s), defending his ABO America’s Super Lightweight title against BRIAN “SWEET” JONES (Clarksville, TX 15-10 9KO’s), who is coming off a massive upset KO over undefeated prospect Julian Sosa. Co-featured is RICHIE “POPEYE THE SAILOR MAN” RIVERA (Hartford, CT 12-0 10KO’s) who will be defending his ABO Cruiserweight title against ISRAEL “BUMAYE” DUFFUS (19-5 16KO’s). On the undercard, dangerous underdog and ABO Champion, DENNIS OKOTH (Silver Springs MD, 4-2-1 2KO’s) will face his third consecutive undefeated fighter in BOUBACAR SYLLA (Cincinnati, OH 10-0 7KO’s).
Tickets are still available, CLICK HERE
CATSKILLS CLASH II – September 14: Promo
WATCH LIVE ON FITE.TV:
FITE, the world leader in the digital distribution of combat sports will stream the event live on the www.FITE.TV website, FITE mobile apps for iOS, Android, and the FITE channels of Amazon Fire, Android, Apple TV, and Roku on a PPV basis. The FITE PPV will stream all “Catskills Clash II,” bouts and be available for just $14.99. Check availability in your area by going to the FITE.tv website.
ABOUT RESORTS WORLD CATSKILLS
Located in the heart of New York’s Catskill region, Resorts World Catskills Casino Resortoffers guests unmatched experiences in excitement, entertainment, and luxury. The integrated casino resort includes an 18-story all-suite hotel, and a casino featuring 100,000 square feet of gaming action including 150 live Las-Vegas style table games, 1,600 state-of-the art slot machines, a poker room, private gaming salons and a 100 seat sportsbook lounge. The casino resort also offers more than 10 varied bar and restaurant experiences, which includes an Italian steakhouse created by celebrity chef Scott Conant, and year-round live entertainment at the 2,500-seat RW Epicenter, casino bars and lounges. The luxurious hotel located within Resorts World Catskills is comprised of 332 suites, the Crystal Life Spa, two indoor pools, and two fitness centers. The integrated casino resort also includes additional stay and play destinations on its campus, including The Alder, an adjacent 101-room lifestyle hotel featuring the first Topgolf Swing Suites in New York State, and Dos Gatos, a cantina-style Mexican eatery and the recently opened Kartrite Resort and Indoor Waterpark, and will be expanded to include a Rees Jones redesigned golf course.
ABOUT STAR BOXING ®:
For a quarter century, Star Boxing keeps on swinging! Star Boxing has consistently delivered boxing events of the highest caliber and attracts loyal fans from all corners of the globe. From the Antonio Tarver – Roy Jones trilogy to the meteoric rise of Chris Algieri and Joe Smith Jr. through the Rockin’ Fights Paramount Series, Star Boxing continues to work with and develop world rated contenders and red-hot prospects into future world champions. Star Boxing is revered worldwide throughout the industry for its credibility, integrity, and exciting fights.
For more information on Star Boxing, visit official website: www.StarBoxing.com
Tony Palmieri, (718) 823-2000
Public Relations & Operations
Talya Regan, 845-428-7200, EXT. 1646
Resorts World Catskills Casino Resort
Public Relations Manager