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Heavyweight Champion Evander Holyfield Brings Stacked Boxing Card from Real Deal Sports and Entertainment to Queens

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(Queens, NY) – Four-time heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield and Real Deal Sports, partnering with Resorts World Casino New York City, will head to the capital of boxing to host yet another loaded boxing card in New York on Saturday, November 18th in the Central Park event space.

Featuring the best boxing prospects the Tri-State area has to offer, doors on the night of the event will open at 6:00 p.m. with the first bell at 7:00 p.m.

Headlining an eight round junior lightweight clash, local fan favorite Bryant ‘Pee Wee’ Cruz (17-2, 8 KO’s), of Port Chester, NY battles Angel ‘El Gato’ Luna (11-3-1, 6 KO’s) of the Dominican Republic. Co-featured on the card, undefeated Duke “The Baby Faced Terminator’ Micah, of Accra, Ghana makes his highly anticipated American debut against Jose ‘EL Torito’ Santos Gonzalez, of Guadalajara, Mexico in a 10-round bantamweight clash.

For the first time ever on their card at Resorts World, Real Deal Sports will showcase two of the top female boxers in the business, Alicia ‘The Empress’ Napoleon and Hungary’s Nikolett Papp. The undercard also features fast rising 20-year-old super middleweight prospect Edgar Berlanga of New York City, Enrique Gallegos of Medford, Oregon, and native New Yorkers Cesar ‘The Rainman’ Francis and Maxito Saivil.

Finally,  featured on the card in separate bouts will be top junior middleweight prospect Justin ‘The Brooklyn Torch’ Biggs, welterweight contender Fredrick ‘General Okunka’ Lawson of Chicago, IL, heavyweight Iegor Plevako of Kharkov, Ukraine, and pro debuting welterweight Poindexter Knight Jr.

Tickets can be purchased online at The event is open to media.

WHAT:        Real Deal Sports and Entertainment’s Boxing Championship

WHEN:       Saturday, November 18th, 2017

                   Doors open at 6:00 p.m., First bell at 7:00 p.m.
                   Central Park Event Space

WHERE:     Resorts World Casino New York City

                    Central Park Space

                    110-00 Rockaway Blvd.

                    Jamaica, NY 11420


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