Alantez Fox will take on Nick Brinson in an eight-round super middleweight clash in the headlined bout this Saturday night at The Entertainment and Sports Arena in Washington, DC.
The card will be the 2nd pro fight card promoted by Tricky Promotions in association with DCFIGHTNIGHT.
Fox of Upper Marlboro, Maryland has a record of 24-1-1 with 11 knockouts.
The 27 year-old Fox is a nine-year veteran who has wins over Zain Shah (5-1), Patrick Day (9-0-1), Patrick Valenzuela Jr. (17-3), Ronald Montes (17-3), Ronald McNeil (10-2).
Fox lost to two-division and current WBO Middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade. In his last bout, Fox won an eight-round unanimous decision over former world title challenger Elvin Ayala on September 22nd in Bowie, Maryland.
Brinson of Geneva, New York has a record of 19-4-2 with nine knockouts.
The 31 year-old Brinson is an eleven year-pro who has faced quality opposition.
Brinson has wins over Markus Williams (2-0 & 10-2) & Jorge Melendez (26-2-1)
Brinson has won two in a row, and is coming off a 6th round stoppage over Jaime Barboza on June 9th in Verona, New York.
In the 10-round co-feature, Tiara Brown (7-0) of Washington, D.C will take on Angel Gladney (10-14-1, 5 KOs) of South Carolina.
Brown was recently named Washington, D.C. Police Officer of the year.
Brown, who has been a fixture in the beltway area, has built up a great reputation, and is coming off a 4th round stoppage over Dahiana Santana on December 8th in Bowie, Maryland.
Gladney, 31 years-old, is a 10 year-pro who has wins over Kalen Robney (1-0), and her last bout when she won a six round decision over Rolanda Andrews on March 30th in Colombia, South Carolina.
Both Fox and Brown are promoted by DiBella Entertainment.
Gladney has fought for a world title on four occasions.
In an eight-round bout, Patrick Harris (15-0, 8 KOs) takes on Anthony Woods (10-23, 3 KOs) of Nassau, Bahamas in a junior lightweight bout.
In six-round bouts:
Popular crusierweight Sam Crossed (8-0, 5 KOs) of Greenbelt, Maryland takes on Larry Pryor (10-20, 5 KOs) of Frederick, Maryland.
Jordan White (7-1, 6 KOs) of Washington, DC takes on Christian Esquivel (30-17-1, 23 KOs) of Temoya, Mexico in a featherweight contest.
Renaldo Gaines (9-2, 3 KOs) of District Heights, Maryland takes on an opponent to be announced in a junior light fight.
In four-round bouts:
George Harris (2-0, 2 KOs) of Silver Spring, Maryland fights Antwwaun Taylor (4-10, 1 KO) of Cincinnati, OH in a heavyweight fight.
Tauren Venable of Washington, DC will make his pro debut against Jonathan Conde (0-2) of Miami in a junior welterweight fight.
Malik Jackson (2-0, 2 KOs) of Washington, DC will take on an opponent to be named in a junior featherweight contest.
Lightweight Thomas Mattice and heavyweight Roney Hines scored wins on Saturday night at The Agora in Cleveland.
Mattice of Cleveland won a six-round unanimous decision over Angel Sarinana in a six-round bout.
Mattice won by shutout scores of 60-54 on all cards, and raised his record to 14-1-1.
Hines, also of Cleveland, was taken the distance for the 1st time in his career. The 2018 National Golden Gloves champion, Hines won a four-round unanimous decision over previously undefeated David Infante.
Hines won by scores of 40-36 on all cards.
Hines is now 6-0 and will be back in action on June 21st in Sloan, Iowa.
MTK Global is elated to confirm huge-hitting Kazakh cruiserweight Ali Baloyev (8-0, 7 KOs) has signed with MTK Kazakhstan.
The Las Vegas-based prospect has stopped all but one of his professional opponents since turning professional in early 2017 and joins compatriots such as Sultan Zaurbek and Abilkhaiyr Shegaliyev on #TeamMTKGlobal.
Baloyev said: “I’m proud and enthusiastic about signing for the world’s leading boxing management company and confident they’ll help me achieve my goals.
“Kazakh boxing is set for a golden era and MTK Kazakhstan is already a huge force with fighters such as Zaurbek, Shegaliyev, Viktor Kotochigov, Nurtas Azhbenov and Zhankosh Turarov on the books.
“I have a simple goal and it’s to be world champion. This deal brings that dream closer and I can’t wait to get started with my new management team.”