On August 28 King's Promotions in association with Keystone Boxing will present a action packed professional boxing card at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center located at 801 Mount Vernon Pl. NW, Washington, District of Columbia. This card will feature some of the best talent in the United States.
For the main event of this card it will be a ten round lightweight bout between Jonathan "La Cobra" Maicelo 21-2, (12 KO's) of North Bergen, NJ taking on Brandon "Untouchable" Bennett 19-1, (8 KO's) of Cincinnati, OH.
Bennett has the most recent win of the two fighters. He had a third round stoppage over Rondale Hubbert back on May 29 his next scheduled opponent Maicelo is trying to bounce back from his 12 round unanimous decision loss to Darleys Perez for the WBA
lightweight title on January 9.
The undercard will also will include 2008 US Olympian Raynell Williams 8-0, (4 KO's) of Cleveland, OH, who will be in a six-round encounter against Jose Miguel Castro 5-5, (3 KO's) of Carolina, Puerto Rico. Also 2012 Olympian Jamel "Semper Fi" Herring 12-0, (7 KO's) taking on Ariel Vasquez (12-8-2, 8 KO's) of Managua, Nicaragua, Robert Easter 14-0, (11 KO's) will take on Osumanu Akaba 32-8-1, (25 KO's) of Accra, Ghana in a Lightweight eight round bout, and Detroit, MI heavyweight Leo Hall 6-0, (6 KO's) will be in a six round bout against Edgar Perez 6-15, (3 KO's) of Carolina, Puerto Rico.
Also for the DMV boxing fans there will be six Beltway Boxers on the card.
In a ten round bout Landover, MD super middleweight "The Real Deal" Phil Jackson Benson 15-2, (14 KO's) returns to action against Jinner Guerrero 8-5, (4 KO's) of Sucumbios, Ecuador.
Demond "D Best At It" Nicholson of Laurel, MD will be in an eight round middleweight bout against Antonio Baker 8-12,(4KO's) of Fayetteville, NC.
David "Day-Day" Grayton of Washington, D.C. will try to remain undefeated when he faces Jose Valderrama 4-10, (3 KO's) of Arecibo, Puerto Rico in an eight round welterweight contest.
Washington, D.C. welterweight Kareem "Reemo" Martin will be in a six round contest against Anthony Prescott 5-6-2, (2 KO's) of Cherry Hill, NJ. This will be Martin's second six round contest.
Hyattsville, MD super lightweight Patrick Harris 6-0, (4KO's) will also be on the card taking on Irving Hernandez 3-12-1, (1 KO) of of Aguas Buenas, Puerto Rico.
The newest talent to the Washington, D.C. area, Shynggyskhan Tazhibay 1-0, (1 KO) of Karaganda, Kazakhstan will be featured in a 4-round bout against Coleman Phillips (pro debut) of Davnille, VA.
For more info and to purchase tickets go to www.beltwayboxing.com.