Photos/Weights: Ishe Smith vs. Ryan Davis, More
LAS VEGAS - The weights are in for tomorrow night's Golden Boy/Mayweather Promotions card from the Hard Frock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. In the 10 round super welterweight main event, former World Champion Ishe "Sugar Shay" Smith faces tough Illinois contender Ryan "Dangerous" Davis. Smith weighed 154 and Davis was 153.4. Photos by Jen Carpenter/Hoganphotos.
Also in action on FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes will be rising lightweight star Mickey "The Spirit" Bey who will meet hard-hitting Mexican veteran Alan "Explosivo" Herrera in a 10-round matchup. Bey was 133-pounds and Herrera was 135.
And in the televised opener, Argentina's Jesus Cuellar squares off with former World Champion Rico Ramos in a 12-round bout for Cuellar's WBA Interim Featherweight World Title. Cuellar was 125-pounds and Ramos was 125.2
Three-time United States Olympian Rau'shee Warren (10-0, 3 KOs) has been dazzling in his professional career, using speed, technique and ring savvy to leave his opponents unable to mount any offense against him. After five consecutive shutout wins, the 27-year-old bantamweight will engage in his first 10-round bout on May 2 when he faces Durango, Mexico's Martin Alvarado (7-2, 6 KOs), a hard-hitting competitor eager to score the upset win. Warren was 118-pounds and his opponent was 118.
Owner of four first-round knockouts, Robert Easter Jr. (9-0, 8 KOs) showed off his ability to go the distance in his last fight on January 25 when he shut out veteran contender Daniel Attah over eight rounds. The 23-year-old will return to Las Vegas on May 2 in an eight-round lightweight bout against Carlos Cardenas (20-7-1 13 KOs)of Barinas, Venezuela. Easter was 135.5 and Cardenas was 136.
In an eight-round lightweight matchup, Warren's 2012 Olympic teammate Jamel Herring (7-0, 4 KOs) returns to action for his second bout of 2014 when he meets Peten, Guatemala native Rogelio Cazarez (6-1, 3 KOs). The 28-year-old Herring is coming off of back-to-back victories over Lance Williams and Antonio Sanchez and he expects to add another win to his record against the 23-year-old Cazarez, who is riding a four-fight winning streak. Herring was 134.5 and his opponent was 136.5
Rounding out this stellar card will be two four-round bouts will be Cleveland lightweight Raynell Williams (3-0, 3 KOs) faces Joshua Arocho (3-8-4, 2 KOs) of Vineland, New Jersey and Cincinnati welterweight Javonte Clark (1-0, 1 KO) takes on Mexicali's Miguel Rico (2-5-1). Williams was 131 and his opponent was 130. Clark was 148 and so was his opponent.
Smith vs. Davis, a 10-round super welterweight bout, is presented by Mayweather Promotions and Golden Boy Promotions and is sponsored by Corona, O'Reilly Auto Parts and GoldenRam. The Joint doors will open at 3:00 p.m. and the first fight begins at 3:15 p.m. The FOX Sports 1 and FOX Deportes broadcast airs live at 10:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. PT.
Tickets, priced at $95, $65, $35 and $25, not including applicable service charges and taxes, are on sale now and available for purchase by visiting The Joint box office, calling 800.745.3000 or online at www.ticketmaster.com.
Mickey Bey will be a champion very soon. He's got skill!!!Post a Comment/View More User Comments (1)