BIG TIME VEGAS BOXING IN ALEXANDRIA, LOUISIANA
THE BEST OF THE BEST
ARE COMING TO THE RAPIDES PARISH COLISEUM
JULY 18, 2017
Alexandria is the ninth-largest city in the state of Louisiana and is the parish seat of Rapides Parish, Louisiana. It lies on the south bank of the Red River in almost the exact geographic center of the state. It is the principal city of the Alexandria metropolitan area (population 153,922) which encompasses all of Rapides and Grant parishes.
ABOUT THE EVENT
Be ready for fireworks like you have never seen before…in a show that will be seen by millions…… FS1 (Fox Sports 1), in conjunction with Keeppunching Entertainment, Warriors Boxing Promotions, and the PBC (Premier Boxing Championships) along with FOX SPORTS 1 are proud to be in your city…your Parish….your state. Boxing history is being made.
One heavyweight, TRIPLE J (Justin “Jawbreaker” Jones) who is undefeated in 22 professional bouts is only one showcase. TRIPLE J played football in Louisiana and was a star athlete going on to college ball. An injury sidelined him from continuing and he moved into boxing. The rest is history as he is preparing for a championship fight soon.
The second undercard fight that will be SHOWCASED is the former HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION OF THE WORLD, Charles Martin, who lost his title last year to the great ANTHONY JOSHUA in front of 75,000+ fans in a multi-million dollar fight. Martin has a record of 24 wins with only 1 loss with 22 of those wins coming by knockout. This 6’5” giant is on the comeback trail to become a heavyweight champion again and plans to leave a mark in Alexandria, Louisiana.
Interviews and communication can be made by calling Kerry Daigle at 337.288.8510. Tickets are going on sale at the end of this week. Be part of history in Louisiana and be seen on national television watching a star studded boxing show while supporting your community. Keep Punching!