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Hank Lundy Misses Weight; Fight With Petro...

Glax0r's Photo Glax0r 15 Jan 2015

Weights from Verona, NY
Lundy misses weight; fight with Petrov OFF!!

For Immediate Release

Willie Monroe Jr. 160 - Bryan Vera 160
(NABA & NABO Middleweight championship)
Petr Petrov 133 1/2 - Hank Lundy 139
*** Fight off due to Lundy being 4 lbs. overweight
Greg Jackson 145 1/2 - Cornelius Whitlock 145
Brandon Adams 160 - Lekan Byfield 158
Vitor Jones De Oliveira 132 - Michael Doyle 126
Taras Shelestyuk 148 - Antonio Chaves Fernandez 146
Borngod Washington 172 - Cameron Allen 172

New ESPN 2 Bout Order:

Opening Bout: Jackson vs Whitlock
Co-Feature: Adams vs Byfield
Main Event: Monroe Jr. vs Vera

Promoter:  Banner Promotions

Venue: Turning Stone Resort Casino:
1st Bell:  7 PM ET
ESPN 2 Start Time:  9 PM ET

Pictures and Video to follow

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Host of the January 16th bouts, the Oneida Indian Nation's Turning Stone Resort Casino continues to distinguish itself as a premier destination for professional sporting events, including nationally-televised boxing matches and PGA-level golf. The January 16th fight will mark Turning Stone's 13th nationally televised boxing event in less than two years, helping establish the resort as a mecca for knockout televised fights. Boxing legends Mike Tyson and Floyd Mayweather Jr. have promoted televised fight cards at the resort within the last year and Turning Stone has hosted televised boxing events on ESPN, Showtime, HBO, and NBC in the last two years. Located in Upstate New York, the four-season resort offers world-class entertainment and gaming, prestigious restaurants, luxury spa facilities, and award-winning accommodations.Tickets for the January 16th ESPN Friday Night Fights at Turning Stone are on sale now at the Turning Stone box office, in person or by calling 315.361.7469, or online at Ticketmaster. Tickets are $60 for ringside seats, $35, $25, and are subject to additional fees. Doors open at 6:00 p.m., with the first bout scheduled for 7:00 p.m. The live ESPN telecast starts at 9pm.

Professional media requesting credentials for the January 16 fight must contact Kelly Abdo, Turning Stone Public Relations Manager at 315.366.9291 or kelly.abdo@turningstone.com.

About Turning Stone Resort CasinoA premier four-season, destination resort in Upstate New York, the Oneida Indian Nation's Turning Stone Resort Casino is conveniently located about 30 miles east of Syracuse at NYS Thruway exit 33. Turning Stone was named "Most Excellent Golf Resort" in 2010 by Condé Nast Johansens. The Academy of Country Music named Turning Stone "Casino of the Year" in 2009. The resort offers world-class gaming, golf, entertainment, accommodations and spa facilities, and has earned AAA Four Diamond ratings for The Lodge, The Tower Hotel, and Wildflowers restaurant. For more information and reservations, call (315) 361-7711 or (800) 771-7711. Visit the web site at www.TurningStone.com..

jermaine's Photo jermaine 15 Jan 2015

WTF!? Lundy

boxalettice 's Photo boxalettice 15 Jan 2015

lundy is a waste of talent this guy should have been a champion by now really though.