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International Fight Night Shaping Up for a Sensational Night of Professional Boxing on Saturday, September 21st, 2013 at the Resorts World Casino New York City

by on Sep.07, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

WBA-Fedelatin’s “Super Bantamweight” and New York State “Light Middleweight” Championship Titles on the Line

QUEENS, NY, September 5, 2013 — On Saturday, September 21st, 2013, “International Fight Night” returns to the Resorts World Casino New York City in Queens, New York as New Legend Boxing, Old World Boxing and W.O.N. Promotions present another memorable night of professional boxing. Since bringing professional boxing to Resorts World Casino New York City in September 2012, this will be the trio of promoters’ fifth “International Fight Night” held at the casino and their tenth “International Fight Night” in the New York City area. The event dubbed “International Fight Night” will truly be, “International”, as professional boxers from the United States, Ireland, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, Sri Lanka, Ecuador, Brazil, Guyana & Aruba all compete in an action packed 10 bout card.

MAIN EVENT:

In the main event, Leon Moore will take on Rafael Vazquez for the WBA FEDELATIN’s Super Bantamweight Championship scheduled for ten round (continue reading…)

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Two New York State Titles on the Line Saturday, September 21 at the Resorts World Casino, New York City

by on Aug.15, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Leon Moore takes on Rafael Vazquez for the NYS Super Bantamweight title while Frank Galarza and Rich Neves do battle for the Jr. Middleweight crown. Additional bouts featuring current UBF World Champion Amanda Serrano and Staten Island’s own Gary “Kid” Stark Jr.

QUEENS, NY, August 14, 2013 — On Saturday night September 21st, one of the biggest nights of boxing comes to the beautiful Resorts World Casino New York City, located in Queens, New York as two New York State title bouts will be contested on a ten bout card promoted by New Legend Boxing, Old World Boxing and W.O.N. Promotions. In the Main Event, scheduled for eight rounds, Leon Moore will take on Rafael Vazquez for the vacant Super Bantamweight title while it will be a battle of undefeated fighters when Frank Galarza and Rich Neves do battle for the vacant Jr. Middleweight crown in the Co-Main Event.

Leon Moore who hails from Georgetown, Guyana has a glossy record of 30-2 with 24 knockouts is eyeing an eventual shot for a world title. Moore has won various regional titles such as the Guyanese Bantamweight title and the WBC Caribbean Bantamweight title. He also captured the NABA Bantamweight title with a decision over former world champion Mauricio Pastrana and the PABA Super Bantamweight title with a decision over Marangin Marbun in Singapore. Moore has won 12 straight bouts which includes a 2nd round stoppage over Earl Trotmann on July 5th in Guyana.
Rafael Vazquez of Linwood, Queens has a record of 8-1 with six knockouts. The thirty-five year old won his first eight bouts before being on the wrong end of a six round split decision to Jhovany Collado on September 22, 2012 at the Resorts World Casino. (continue reading…)

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