Ray Leonard Jr vs Marvin Hagler Jr announced. Press conference set for Thursday, July 7th at Chima Brazilian Steakhouse in Philadelphia – Plus referee Richard Steele to be in attendance.
Atlantic City, NJ (May 13, 2015) – On Thursday night, July 7, Celebrity Boxing will host a press conference to formally announce a fight 30 years in the making as Ray Leonard Jr. will take on Marvin Hagler Jr., thirty years and two days after their fathers met in a classic bout in Las Vegas.
Who: Ray Leonard Jr., Marvin Hagler Jr., Richard Steele, Damon Feldman
What: Press Conference and kick-off party to announce Ray Leonard Jr vs Marvin Hagler Jr fight that will take place on April 8th, 2017.
When: Thursday, July 7th at 8 PM ET
Where: Chima Brazilian Steakhouse
1901 John F. Kennedy Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Tickets to the party are on sale at superfanworld.com and webtix.net for $30, which will includes drink hors d’oevres.
Media must RSVP for accreditation for this event.
April 8, 2017, Damon Feldman, and former Heavyweight champion of the world, Larry Holmes will present a special night that will feature a bout 30 years in the making. Marvin Hagler Jr. and Ray Leonard Jr. will square off in a battle for legacy in a contest that will come exactly 30 years after the Father’s squared off in a memorable fight. The third man in the ring will be the same referee that officiated Leonard Sr’s win over Hagler Sr. That being Richard Steele.
The event will distributed worldwide live on Pay-Per-View.
For more information, contact: Damon Feldman 484-318-6133.
Press release from Marc Abrams