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Claressa Shields vs. Mery Rancier - Undercard Coming Together

The undercard has been announced for promoter Dmitriy Salita blockbuster "Detroit Brawl" on Friday, June 16, 2017, at the Masonic Temple in Detroit and it features an impressive mix of local and international prospects in high-stakes match-ups.
 
Thus far, five exciting bouts are scheduled in support of the eight-round main event featuring two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa "T-Rex" Shields (2-0, 1 KO) of Flint, Michigan, taking on Mery Rancier (7-8-3, 5 KOs) of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, for the WBC Silver Super Middleweight Championship and the 10-round co-main event between undefeated Detroit cruiserweight Demetrius Banks (9-0, 4 KOs) and Detroit via Russia's Alexey Zubov (14-1, 9 KOs).
 
Tickets for "Detroit Brawl" are priced at VIP $200, Box Seats $100, Floor Seating $100 & $55, and balcony seating $40, and are available at all Ticketmaster outlets and Ticketmaster.com.

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In the night's main supporting bout, undefeated welterweight pulverizer Bakhtiyar Eyubov (12-0, 10 KOs) of Aktjubinsk, Kazakhstan, will look to stay busy waiting for his next high-profile step, as he attempts to inflict his crowd-pleasing style on always-tough Cesar Soriano (27-35-1, 16 KOs) Iztacalco, Mexico, over six rounds.
 
In another of the chief supporting bouts, Detroit's rising talent and "Great Lakes King" Ja'Rico O'Quinn (6-0, 5 KOs) returns to action in a six-round bantamweight brawl against David Martino (2-2, 2 KOs) of San Felipe, Mexico.
 
Also scheduled is an all-action six-round super welterweight battle between Antonio Urista (7-2, 2 KOs) of Lansing, Michigan, and highly decorated former amateur star Serdar Hudayberdiyev (3-0, 2 KOs) of Turkmenabat, Turkey.
 
Opening the night will be a six-round super lightweight tilt between Staten Island, New York via Kazakhstan's Dimash Niyazov (10-0-3, 4 KOs) and Grand Rapids, Michigan, veteran Ramon Guevara (10-24-2, 6 KOs); as well as a four-round welterweight bout between undefeated Jacob Bonas (2-0-1, 1 KO) of Bellville, Michigan, and Clinton Township, Michigan's Tony Brooks (1-1).
 
"This is an exciting show from top to bottom," said promoter Dmitriy Salita. "Every fight has been chosen for its excitement level. I am proud to be presenting it to the boxing savvy fans of Detroit, America's comeback city and home for world-class boxing."
 
More fights, opponents and rounds will be announced shortly. On fight night, doors open at 7:00 pm and the fights begin at 8:00 pm.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Shadoww702 on 05-31-2017

[QUOTE=Sup;17723159]Has she apologized yet for condoning Dirrell's uncle sucker punching that dude? That was really ghetto and trashy of her.[/QUOTE] No. She just deleted text. A bunch of ppl called her out and she started popping off at the mouth.…

Comment by Sup on 05-31-2017

Has she apologized yet for condoning Dirrell's uncle sucker punching that dude? That was really ghetto and trashy of her.

Comment by Ce1ska on 05-31-2017

So let me get this straight, she's​ fighting for a title vs someone who is 7-8-3 and coming off a loss? Lol

Comment by Shadoww702 on 05-31-2017

[QUOTE=Blackclouds;17721737]I'll be watching and paying attention. She has potential in dominating to the chagrin of the usual haters.[/QUOTE] If hating someone that gives props for SUCKER punching A guy who just fought and then Sneaking out of the arena like…

Comment by stevepeeve on 05-31-2017

[QUOTE=T.M.T;17720878]so far her fights does good business. i'll watch to replace you[/QUOTE] No one watches Shields fight but the drug dealers the welfare crowd the crack mammies and the car jacking hood crowd. Clean cut decent well bred folks watch…

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