Press Release

Broadway Boxing in QUEENS Friday


New York, NY (5/30/16) – On Friday, June 3, Broadway Boxing returns to the beautiful Resorts World Casino New York City in Queens, NY, featuring former world champions Richar Abril (19-3-1, 8KO’s) and Yuri Foreman (33-2, 9KO’s) headlining in separate bouts. With 70,000 square feet of event space Resorts’ World’s Central Park frequently features up-and-coming musical artists, trade shows and matches with acts from around the world.


The exciting 10-bout card is presented by DiBella Entertainment and New Legend Boxing and sponsored by Nissan of Queens. Abril is set to take on the always-tough, former world title challenger and now resurgent contender Jerry Belmontes (21-8, 6KO’s) in a 10-round super lightweight showdown, while Foreman squares off against Jason Davis in an eight-round junior middleweight matchup.

· Richar Abril (19-3-1, 8KO’s) VS. Jerry Belmontes (21-8, 6KO’s)
· Yuri Foreman (33-2, 9KO’s) VS. Jason Davis
· Mike Lee (16-0, 10KO’s)
· Steve Rolls (13-0, 7KO’s)
· Joseph Williams (8-0 6KO’s)
· Alicia Napoleon (5-0, 4KO’s)
· Marquis Moore (1-0, 1KO)
· Julian Sosa (4-0-1, 2KO’s)
· George Arias (5-0, 3KO’s)
· James Wilkins

WHAT: Broadway Boxing
WHERE: Central Park Event Space
Resorts World Casino New York City
110-00 Rockaway Blvd
Jamaica, New York 11420
WHEN: Friday, June 3, 2016

Doors open at 6 p.m. with the first bout scheduled for 7 p.m.

Tickets are priced at $125 ringside, $75 reserved seating and $50 general admission. Tickets may be purchased by calling DiBella Entertainment at (212) 947-2577. Tickets may also be purchased at the door on the night of the fight. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the first bout scheduled for 7 p.m.



About Michael Woods

Editor/publisher Michael Woods became addicted to boxing in 1990, when Buster Douglas shocked the world with his demolition of the fearsome Mike Tyson. The Brooklyn-based journalist Woods has covered the sport since then, for ESPN The Magazine,, ESPN New York, RING, and he was editor of from 2007-2015. Woods is also an accomplished blow by blow and color man, having done work for Top Rank, DiBella Entertainment, EPIX, and numerous other organizations.

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