Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Suleymanov, Quevedo Tops "Battle of The Rising Stars"

By Francisco Salazar

Professional boxing returns to the San Gabriel Valley on Friday night with a seven-fight card at the Quiet Cannon in Montebello, CA.

Headlining the "Battle of the Rising Stars" card is a six round bout between super bantamweights Khabir Suleymanov and Daniel Quevedo.

The Russian-born Suleymanov (16-4, 6 KOs) lost an eight round unanimous decision to Roman Morales on March 7 in Pala, Calif. Suleymanov was dropped five times by the unbeaten Morales, but was able to make it until the final bell.

Quevedo (13-15-2, 8 KOs) is winless in his last five bouts after winning three fights in a row.

In a six round junior welterweight bout, Sergey Lipinets (2-0, 1 KO) of Kazakhstan fights Rynell Griffin (7-21-2, 2 KOs).

Five four-round bouts will round out the card.

Tickets start at $50 and could be purchased at the door or by calling (323) 816-6200 or (323) 781-4871. Doors open at 6:30PM, with first bell scheduled at 7:30PM.

The Quiet Cannon in located at 901 Via San Clemente, just off of Garfield Avenue and south of Interstate 60.

Francisco A. Salazar has written for Boxingscene.com since September of 2012 and has covered boxing in Southern California and abroad since 2000. He also covers boxing for the Ventura County (CA) Star newspaper, RingTV, and Knockout Nation. He can be reached by email at [email protected] or on Twitter at FSalazarBoxing     

Tags:
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Post a Comment - View More User Comments (0)
Top Headlines Mundine: If Horn Says No - Then I Want Saunders, Canelo, GGG Errol Spence vs. Lamont Peterson - Calm Before The Storm Fury: Me and Joshua is Four Round Fight - Either I Go or He Goes! Parker Regrets Making Steroid Comments About Anthony Joshua Big Fights, Big Finales, Better Judging Top Wish List For 2018 Jamel Herring Signs With Top Rank, Will Fight on Crawford-Horn Luis Ortiz Vows Pain: I'll Tear The Skin Off Deontay Wilder's Body! Estrada: People Think Sor Rungvisai Will KO Me - It Won't Happen! Creed 2 Update: Actor Cast To Play Ivan Drago's Son in Film Mayorga Emotional: Time To Hang Up The Gloves, Say Goodbye Rapper Common is Producing a New Boxing Documentary Tyson Fury: If I'm Honest - I Fancy Parker To Beat Joshua Wilder: No Doubt I'll KO Ortiz, Joshua-Parker Will Be a Long Fight Katie Taylor Dublin Return Off, Being Pushed To Daniel Jacobs Bill Frank Warren: Fans Lost Interest in Amir Khan, He'll Face a Stiff Euro News: Murat-Demchenko, Havnaa-Tahiri, Formella-Frank Briggs: I'll KO Tyson Fury, Breaks All His Fingers To End His Tweets Wilder: I'll Make an Example of Luis Ortiz, He's My Guinea Pig! Frank Warren Confirms Tete is Out, 2/10 Show Moves Forward Sean Dodd vs. Tommy Coyle Set, April 21 In Liverpool Weekend Review: Shields, Amir Khan, Ergashev, Spence, More Hearn: Let's Be Honest, Who Has Hit Parker's 'Granite Chin?' Parker's Promoter: Joshua Mentally Weak, Dropped Many Times Luis Ortiz: Forget The Marijuana, Now Wilder Has a Real Problem! Parker: I Don't Care If I Win or Lose; Someone Gets Knocked Out Amir Khan Unsure if Crawford Will Carry Up His Power To 147 Mundine: Horn Does Not Have Much Talent, But He Works Hard Joshua: Parker Has No Ring Generalship - I'll Smash His Body! Fes Batista Back in Training With Roy Jones, Plans Ring Return Promoter Will Advise Parker To Avoid Steroid Claims on Joshua Zolani Tete Suffers Injury, Narvaez Clash Pushed Back To April Shields Helps Create Opportunities for Women and Men in Boxing Parker: If I'm The King of Pies, Then Joshua is The King of Steroids! Fighter Claims Severe Beating From Coach Over "Dive" Claims Chocolatito Warns Estrada: Do Not Stand in Front of Sor Rungvisai Jessie Vargas Feels He Has a Good Shot To Land Keith Thurman Amir Khan Aims To Clean Out 147: I Want All of The Belts! Miguel Berchelt Return - Mijares in Doubt, 3 Names in Running WBO, Crawford To Honor Career of Miguel Cotto on January 23 Joseph Parker: The Lighter I Am, The Better I Will Be With Joshua
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement