A huge crowd of Las Vegas fight fans and local media were in attendance on Wednesday, May 20 for the final press conference for “Knockout Night at the D” held at the Third Street Stage on Fremont Street Experience between the D Las Vegas Casino Hotel and the Four Queens (Pictured: Richard Commey, Derek Stevens and Bahodir “Baha” Mamadjonov – Photo credit: the D Las Vegas).
Among the participants were Derek Stevens, CEO and Co-Owner of the D Las Vegas, main event fighters Richard Commey and Bahodir “Baha” Mamadjonov, undefeated light heavyweight and TV commentator Mike Lee, five-time world champion Zab Judah and undercard fighters, Jesus “El Huracan” Gutierrez and Keith Barr.
Headlining Knockout Night at the D is a 10-round lightweight world title clash between hard-hitting and undefeated Richard Commey, 21-0-0 (19 KO’s) of Accra, Ghana and highly skilled southpaw Bahodir “Baha” Mamadjonov, 17-1-0 (11 KO’s) of Houston. The bout will be contested for the vacant International Boxing Federation Inter-Continental Lightweight Title.
In the action-packed, eight-round lightweight co-main event, undefeated Las Vegas fan favorite, Jesus “El Huracan” Gutierrez, 13-0-0 (4 KO’s) will face off against Angel Hernandez, 9-4-0 (5 KO’s)of McAllen, Texas.
Five additional bouts will take place starting at 7:30 p.m. PT with doors opening at 6:30 p.m. PT.
Advance tickets for “Knockout Night at the D”, a seven bout evening of world class professional boxing priced at $59, $39 and $26.50 are available through the D Las Vegas box office (phone 702-388-2111) and Ticketmaster. A limited number of VIP seats are also available for $199.
Presented by Square Ring Promotions and Championship Title Boxing, “Knockout Night at the D” will be telecast on CBS Sports Network (1:30 a.m. ET/10:30 p.m. PT, re-air on May 23, 10:00 p.m. ET/ 7:00 p.m. PT).
The DLVEC is located in the beautifully renovated Downtown Las Vegas area at 200 S 3rd Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101. For further information, visit its website at www.dlvec.com.
For more information on Championship Title Boxing, visit its website at ChampionshipTitleBoxing.com.