RJJ BOXING ON UFC FIGHT PASS®
Inaugural RJJ Boxing & Silver Legacy event
Co-promoted with Joey Gilbert Promotions
Event streaming live and exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS
WHAT: RJJ Boxing on UFC FIGHT PASS professional boxing
MAIN EVENT – SUPER LIGHTWEIGHTS (8)*
Kendo “Tremendo” Castasneda (16-0, 7 KOs), San Antonio, TX
Stan “The Man” Martyniouk (20-2, 6 KOs), Belmont, CA by way of Estonia
CO-FEATURE – BANTAMWEIGHTS (8)*
Oscar “Chapito” Vazquez (15-2, 3 KOs), Reno, NV
Gilberto Mendoza (15-7-2, 7 KOs), Modesto, CA by way of Mexico
Ricardo Lucio (2-0,2 KOs), Reno, NV
Mobley Villegas (2-0, 2 KOs), Amarillo, TX
FEMALE FEATHERWEIGHTS (6)*
Rosalinda Rodriguez (10-2, 2 KOs), Miami, FL
Myrka Aguayo (2-1), Tijuana, Mexico
Peter Cortez (1-1), Reno, NV
Daquan Mays (3-0, 1 KO), Las Vegas, NV
Kenny Davis, Jr. (0-2-1), Reno, NV
Phillip Schwartz (0-2), Stockton, CA
(all fights & fighters subject to change)
*denotes streaming live on UFC FIGHT PASS
WHERE: Silver Legacy Resort Casino, Reno, NV
WHEN: Friday, October 25, 2019
CO-PROMOTERS: RJJ Boxing Promotions & Joey Gilbert Promotions in association with Silver Legacy Resort Casino at THE ROW
LIVE STREAM: Exclusively on UFC FIGHT PASS, the world’s leading digital subscription service for combat sports, starting at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT, from inside Grande Exposition Hall at Silver Legacy.
BROADCASTERS: Sean Wheelock (blow-by-blow), and James “Smitty” Smith (color commentator)
RING ANNOUNCER: Thomas Treiber
TICKETS: $25, $45 and $65 and can be purchased at the Silver Legacy Box Office, Ticketmaster.com or by calling 775-325-7401 or 1-800-MUST-SEE.
Other: Doors open at 5 p.m. PT, first bout 5:45 p.m. PT, and UFC FIGHT PASS starts at 7 p.m. PT / 10 p.m. ET
Twitter: @RoyjonesJRfa, @RoyJonesJrOfficial, @UFCFightPass, @JoeyPromotions, @SilverLegacy
Instagram: @RoyJonesJRboxing, @RoyJonesJrOfficial, @artofmusiclv, @rivalboxinggear, @JoeyPromotions, @SilverLegacyReno
Facebook: /RJJBoxing, /JoeyPromotions /SilverLegacyResortCasino
Full Court PRESS: Bob Trieger, (978) 590-0470, email@example.com
Roy Jones Jr. Boxing Promotions: Lisa Veltre, (702) 522-1636, firstname.lastname@example.org
UFC: Stephanie Gorman, (702) 222-0854, email@example.comABOUT ROY JONES JR, BOXING PROMOTIONS: Co-founded in 2013 by 10-time world champion Roy Jones, Jr. and Keith Veltre, Roy Jones, Jr. (RJJ) Boxing Promotions is on its way to reinventing boxing. RJJ has already made a huge impact in the boxing community in a few short years. Creating exhilarating content for CBS Sports, Showtime, ESPN, beIN Sports and UFC FIGHT PASS in some of the finest venues across the country, RJJ has proven it is conquering the sweet science of the sport.
Based in the fight capital of the world, Las Vegas, NV, Roy Jones Jr. Boxing Promotions is climbing to the top at a fast pace, adding young talent to its growing stable: former multiple world bantamweight champion Joseph “King Kong” Agbeko (36-5, 26 KOs), 2-time world junior bantamweight title challenger “Mighty” Aston Palicte (25-3-1, 21 KOs), undefeated Irish middleweight prospect Connor “The Kid” Coyle, former world-ranked junior middleweights John “The Phenom” Vera (18-1, 11 KOs), WBA #14-rated junior welterweight Kendo “Tremendo” Castaneda (16-0, 7 KOs), junior lightweight Randy Moreno (12-2, 10 KOs), WBO #8-rated bantamweights Max “The Baby Faced Assassin” Ornelas (13-0-1, 5 KOs), undefeated featherweight prospects Ray “Valentino” Ximenez (18-2, 4 KOs), Edward Vazquez (6-0, 0 KOs), undefeated super middleweight prospect Juan “Just Business” Barajas (10-0, 7 KOs), and former WBC” Youth heavyweight champion Alexander “The Great” Flores (17-2, 15 KOs).
ABOUT JOEY GILBERT PROMOTIONS: Joey Gilbert Promotions was founded by CEO, and former prizefighter, Joey Gilbert in 2008 promoting both Boxing and Mixed Martial Arts. Joey Gilbert Promotions provides high-quality entertainment in and for combat sports and has developed strong partnerships with Roy Jones Jr., WFC: World Fighting Championships, Eldorado Resorts and other powerful gaming corporations across the United States.
ABOUT SILVER LEGACY: Silver Legacy Resort Casino at THE ROW is a 1,600 room premier destination, located in the heart ofReno and boasting the perfect amenities for any getaway: spacious guest rooms and spa suites, over 50 headlining entertainers a year, award-winning restaurants including Ruth’s Chris Steak House and LA’s famous Canter’s Delicatessen, The Spa at Silver Legacy, northern Nevada’s newest luxury wellness retreat, Topgolf Swing Suite, Poker Room and Laugh Factory Comedy Club, the #1 comedy club in the country. For more information, visit SilverLegacy.com or follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
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