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Wednesday Press Conference Quotes in Conjunction with Friday’s Spring Fling Boxing Event at the Legendary Blue Horizon

by on Apr.01, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

PHILADELPHIA , PA, March 31, 2010 — Wednesday morning at The Legendary Blue Horizon, some of the principals involved with Friday night’s big “Spring Fling” boxing even were on hand to talk about their bouts.

In the main event, USBA Jr. Middleweight champion, Derek “Pooh” Ennis will take on tough Jose Gonzalez in a non-title bout.   In the co-feature, it will be Ennis’ brother, Farah Ennis risking his undefeated record when he takes on Frankie Santos in a Super Middleweight bout scheduled for eight rounds.

The card is promoted by Blue Horizon Boxing Promotions LLC

Derek “Pooh” Ennis (20-2-1, 13 KO’s—USBA Jr. Middleweight champion)–
“I am ready to fight.  I was supposed to defend my title but things fell through”
“All I know he is 6 feet tall and Friday night we will get it on”

Mike Fingerman  (Fingerman Promotions—Promoter of Derek & Farah Ennis)
“I am proud to have Derek and Farah on the same card”
“We will definitely defend the title next”
“This is the first time the at the Ennis brothers will appear on the same card in Philadelphia”

Farah Ennis (12-0, 6 KO’s—Super Middleweight)
“I came from a fighting family and I am going to put on a show”

Moz Gonzalez (Co-Manager of Derek and Farah Ennis)
“When you have a team that we have, it’s worth giving 110%”
“Both of these boys will be world champions”

Luis Esquilin (1-2-1, Featherweight)
“My Nickname is Smurf.  I trained real hard to be somebody and stay out of trouble”

Billy Briscoe (Trainer for Luis Esqulin)
“This is my first time being Luis head trainer.  I worked cuts and was 2nd for his previous fights and I have seen great improvement from Luis”

Clement Bethea (1-0, Jr. Welterweight)
“I am thankful for the opportunity to fight again”

Vernoca L. Michael (Promoter for Blue Horizon Boxing Promotions LLC)
“Cards like this is what the Blue Horizon is a bout.”
“The venue gives these fighters an opportunity to showcase their skills”

Ticket prices for this great night of boxing are $200 for Queen Seating, $125 for Presidential Seats, $65 for VIP Seating, $55 for Ringside Seating and $45 for General Admission Seating. Tickets can be purchased by calling 215-763-0500 or through PayPal by clicking Doors open at 6:30 PM / First Bout begins at 7:30 P.M.

The Legendary Blue Horizon™

1314 North Broad Street in Philadelphia, PA

The entire fight card can be seen LIVE!! On beginning at 7:30 pm for just $6.99 by clicking

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