Philippines, 19 Jul 2018
  Home >> News

 
Search Boxer:
First Name
Last Name


BOXERS                         

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

FIGHT SCHEDULES        

FIGHT RESULTS            

NEWS                            

HOUSE NEWS                

FORUM                          

FIGHT GALLERIES        

TRAINERS                     

MANAGERS                    

PROMOTERS                  

BOXING GYMS               

RING CARD GIRLS        




 



Dong Secuya
Web Editor

Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
Contributing Editor

Homer D. Sayson
NBA Section Editor




Ronnie Nathanielsz

Rich Mazon

Eddie Alinea

Epifanio M. Almeda

Anthony Andales

Jason Aniel

Hesiquio Balderas

Sid Bañez

Brett Bonetti

Marlon Bernardino

Winchell Campos

Socrates Celestial

T. Chin-Te

Carlos Costa

Christopher Cruz

Rob Cruz

Jonathan Davis

Dr. Ed de la Vega

Lito delos Reyes

Gianluca (Rio) Di Caro

Edwin G. Espejo

Dennis U. Eroa

Ron Galarpe

Joaquin Henson

Oliver Iglesias

Dionis Jacobe

Ted Lerner

Salven Lagumbay

Reylan Loberternos

Mike Angel Lopez

Salvador Lopez

Joan Secuya-Medida

Ryan Medida

Rico Navarro

Rod Mijares

Manny Pacquiao

Gerry Peñalosa

Greg R. Penilla, M.D.

Gov. Manny Piñol

Dr. Allan Recto

Hermie Rivera

Emmanuel T. Rivera

Virgi T. Romano

Nicholai R. Roska

Maloney L. Samaco

Sev Sarmenta

Reynaldo Seno

Myron Sta. Ana

Atty. Danrex Joseph V. Tapdasan

Recah Trinidad

Reni M. Valenzuela

Mark F. Villanueva




 
News  


Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame teams up with Evander Holyfield, Real Deal Sports & Entertainment and Boardwalk Hall for Live Pro Boxing during 2018 induction weekend

PhilBoxing.com


Atlantic City, N.J. - March 21, 2018 - The Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame (ACBHOF) teams up with 4-time Heavyweight World Champion and 2018 ACBHOF Honoree, Evander "Real Deal" Holyfield and his company Real Deal Sports & Entertainment, in association with Mis Downing Promotions, for a Fight Night affair at the historic Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall in Adrian Phillips Theater for a Live Pro Boxing event that will take place on Saturday, June 2nd, from 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM.

According to Ray McCline, President of ACBHOF "This newly formed relationship with 4-time World Heavyweight Champion Evander Holyfield and his promotion company "Real Deal Sports & Entertainment" will have groundbreaking influence in effecting elevated exposure to the Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame 2nd Annual Induction Weekend."


"Spectra Venue Management is excited to see this Boxing event here at Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall. We appreciate the efforts of the Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame who got us together with the folks from Real Deal Sports and Entertainment. Everyone expressed a desire to try to grow something that could start inside Adrian Phillips Theater and grow into an Arena sized event down the road. Our partners at the CRDA are supportive and encourage our efforts to work with new promoters and cultivate opportunities for bringing new events and people to Atlantic City. There is a rich history of Boxing here which is celebrated by the Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame, and this is a great opportunity to rebuild on some of that history during their induction weekend." - Jim Wynkoop General Manager Jim Whelan Boardwalk Hall and Spectra Venue Management

During the 2nd Annual Induction Weekend, the multi-tiered event is slated to be unparalleled and reflective of the rich boxing history in Atlantic City. The ACBHOF is looking to celebrate the magnificent careers of legends in boxing throughout the induction weekend. Rodrick L. Green Vice President of Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame said, "The partnership is a "win-win" for the City of Atlantic City, Boardwalk Hall, Real Deal Sports & Entertainment and Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame and for tourism in the southern New Jersey region."

The three-day event will kick-off with an Opening Bell VIP Meet & Greet Reception, then segue into the highly coveted Fight Fan Experience and conclude with the 2nd Annual Induction Ceremony. More details on Induction Weekend and the schedule of events can be found by visiting www.acbhof.com

"An exciting boxing event will be an intricate part of this year's Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame Induction ceremony. Aside from being one of this year's inductees, the great champion Evander "Real Deal" Holyfield, will be promoting his first boxing event in the State of New Jersey with his company Real Deal Sports & Entertainment on June 2nd, at the Boardwalk Hall. It is our hope that this event will be just one of many that this outstanding champion will present in our state as we continue our quest to revive the sport of boxing in our great state and specifically in Atlantic City," Commissioner Larry Hazzard, NJ Athletic Control Board said in a statement.

Hotel packages can be purchased by visiting www.claridge.com. Promo code "ACBHOF" can be used for a room discount.

"I'm honored to be promoting my first card in Atlantic City on Saturday, June 2nd. My second professional fight was in Atlantic City and it was the location where I made the first defense of my world heavyweight title against 'Big" George Foreman in 1991," said Evander Holyfield. "Having great memories throughout my career of Atlantic City, I'm very inspired for The Real Deal Boxing to promote a true fan-friendly event on June 2, 2018 as well as working with the Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame featuring many of the top prospects in boxing fighting in competitive and entertaining bouts."


Click here to view a list of other articles written by .


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • T’was the hardest training camp we had – Pacquiao
    By Eddie Alinea, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • Floyd Mayweather Bros Down with Tekashi69, I'm a Big Fan!!
    By , Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • Thomas Mattice Camp Notes
    By , Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • ‘Big shot’ awaits Manny
    By Joaquin Henson, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • LU BIN -- THE CASE OF A BOXER PUSHED TOO EARLY
    By Ed de la Vega, DDS, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • LAST CALL FOR REGISTRATION FOR THE FIRST TOUGH MUDDER IN THE PHILIPPINES SET ON JULY 21-22, 2018
    By , Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • The Past Week in Action 17 July 2018
    By Eric Armit, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • Uniting nations through boxing
    By Joaquin Henson, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • Filipino Lee Vann Corteza Wins Japan Open; pockets JP¥ 1,200,000 for the victory
    By Marlon Bernardino, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • What a marvelous mismatch!
    By Recah Trinidad, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • PACQUIAO'S CORNER GAMBIT
    By Tonton Alcos-Antogop, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • Sleepless nights for Elordes
    By Joaquin Henson, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • Anthony Joshua Says Wilder Fight Will Happen, Even If I Lose to Povetkin
    By , Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • Undefeated and world ranked Junior Lightweight Erick De Leon shows heart in winning unanimous decision over Adrian Young in New Orleans
    By , Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • KlowdTV to Air Live & Exclusively Usyk v. Gassiev THIS SATURDAY in the United States
    By , Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • WBC WORLD CHAMPION DAVID BENAVIDEZ & FORMER WBA WORLD CHAMPION JOSÉ BENAVIDEZ CONFIRMED FOR FOURTH ANNUAL BOX FAN EXPO
    By , Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • ‘Big shot’ awaits Manny
    By Joaquin Henson, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • SPORTS ROUNDUP 12: PACQUIAO CHALLENGES MAYWEATHER TO A REMATCH
    By Maloney L. Samaco, Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • Kenneth Sims Jr. Camp Notes
    By , Wed, 18 Jul 2018
  • PINOY WORLD TITLE FIGHTS SCORECARD: 3-0 SO FAR THIS MONTH (PHOTOS)
    By Dong Secuya, Tue, 17 Jul 2018
  • HERO'S WELCOME FOR SEN. PACQUIAO
    By , Tue, 17 Jul 2018
  • TEPORA GETS WARM CEBU WELCOME AFTER TITLE WIN IN MALAYSIA
    By Balt Ducay Chavez, Tue, 17 Jul 2018
  • SPORTS ROUNDUP 11: WHO'S NEXT FOR PACQUIAO - HORN, CRAWFORD OR LOMACHENKO?
    By Maloney L. Samaco, Tue, 17 Jul 2018
  • PACQUIAO WOULD NOT BE ABLE TO SPIT HIS MOUTHGUARD EVEN IF HE WANTED TO
    By Ed de la Vega, DDS, Tue, 17 Jul 2018


  •  




     
    PhilBoxing.com has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to feedback@philboxing.com


    PRIVATE POLICY | LEGAL DISCLAIMER
    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2018 philboxing.com.