FORMER WORLD CHAMPION, MIKE ALVARADO HEADLINES BOMB FACTORY FIGHT CLUB SATURDAY, JUNE 25 TH IN DEEP ELLUM, DOWNTOWN DALLAS5.31.16
Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum’s TOP RANK BOXING returns to Deep Ellum on Saturday, June 25th . After an exciting series opening event last January, The BOMB FACTORY FIGHT CLUB is back in downtown Dallas, in the heart of the Deep Ellum. The Bomb Factory, located at 2713 Canton St, Dallas, TX. Scheduled as the featured attraction is former World Jr. Lightweight Champion, MIKE ALVARADO (35-4…Denver, CO). Alvarado will battle former United States Jr. Welterweight Champion, JOSH TORRES (15-4- 2…Albuquerque, NM) in an 8-round Welterweight Main Event.
The nationally televised event will begin at 7:30 pm, with public doors opening at 6:30 pm. Seven bouts are scheduled for card that features many of Top Ranks top fighters and rising stars. All bouts are Tickets GO ON SALE Friday, May 20 th . Prices are $28, $43, $63 and $103. Listed price includes service fees. Tickets are available online at thebombfactory.com and the Bomb Factory box office.
Headlining the undercard will be 2-time Russian Olympian and now middleweight contender, MATT KOROBOV (25-1, Russia) and undefeated Jr. Lightweight prospect ERIC DE LEON (12-0…Detroit, MI). Korobov will be taking on former top-ten world contender, BRIAN VERA (23-10…Fort Worth) in an 8-round Super Middleweight feature bout. De Leon, who is originally from Dallas, will be fighting an 8-round Jr. Lightweight bout against an opponent to be named.
Several top young prospects are slated for action as well. Former 3-time United States Amateur Champion, JOEY ALDAY (Odessa, TX) will be making his pro debut in a 4 round Welterweight contest.
Houston’s ARTURO MARQUEZ (2-0), the son of former U.S. Olympian and world champion, Raul Marquez, is scheduled for 4-rounds in the Welterweight division. Alday and Marquez’ opponents, as well as the remainder of the card, are to be announced.
- Josh Torres (15-4-2, 7 KOs) (8 Rounds – Welterweight) Vs. Mike Alvarado (35-4, 24 KOs)
- Eric De Leon (12-0, 6 KOs) (8 Rounds – Super Featherweight) Vs. TBA
- Matt Korobov (25-1, 13 KOs) (10 Rounds – Middleweight) Vs. Bryan Vera (23-10, 14 KOs)
- Arturo Marquez (1-0, 0 KOs) (4 Rounds – Super Welterweight) Vs. TBA
- Jesse Garcia (3-0, 3 KOs) (4 Rounds – Super Lightweight) Vs. Gabriel Gutierrez (3-2, 2 KOs)
- Joey Alday, Jr. (1-0, 0 KOs) (4 Rounds – Super Welterweight) Vs. TBA
- Alejandro Arnold (Pro Debut) (4 Rounds – Featherweight) Vs. TBA
- Alexis del Bosque (11-2, 8 KOs) (6 Rounds – Lightweight) Vs. TBA
- Amon Rashidi (2-0, 1 KOs) (4 Rounds – Welterweight) Vs. TBA