Stacked card accompanies Cruz v Luna clash in Queens on Nov 18

Ringside 01/11/2017

Evander Holyfield’s The Real Deal Boxing presents a stacked card of world class professional boxing with their return to New York City for “Real Deal Championship Boxing IV”, Saturday, November 18 at Resorts World Casino NYC in Queens, New York, it was announced today.

Advance tickets priced at $125, $75 and $50 are Now On Sale and can be purchased at www.therealdealboxing.com.
Resorts World Casino is located at 110-00 Rockaway Blvd., Jamaica NY 11420. Doors on the night of the event will open at 6:00 p.m. with the first bell at 7:00 p.m.

Headlining in a eight round junior lightweight clash, local fan favorite BRYANT ‘Pee Wee’ CRUZ, (17-2, 8 KO’s), of Port Chester, NY battles ANGEL ‘El Gato’ LUNA, (11-3-1, 6 KO’s), of the Dominican Republic.

Co-featured on the card, undefeated DUKE “The Baby Faced Terminator’ MICAH, (20-0, 18 KO’s), of Accra, Ghana makes his highly anticipated American debut against JOSE ‘EL Torito’ SANTOS-GONZALEZ, (23-4, 13 KO’s), of Guadalajara, MX in a 10-round bantamweight clash.

The 27-year-old Cruz looks to return to the win column following a loss to Ryan Martin on March 18, 2017 in New York City. Prior to that Cruz had only been defeated once in his five-year professional career.

Also 27-years-old, Luna is looking to bounce back into the win column following his decision loss to Toka Kahn Clary on June 24, 2017 in Louisville, Kentucky.

Holder of the WBC International Bantamweight Title, the 26-year-old Micah is coming off his career best victory, a dominant eighth round stoppage of Jonathan Aguilar on March 11, 2017, in Accra, Ghana.

In addition to thrilling crowds in the boxing rich country of Ghana, Micah has impressed fans in the United Kingdom on three occasions with his array of world class skills and heavy hands.

The battle tested Santos-Gonzalez seeks to stay in the win column following his knockout victory over Jose Hernandez on April 21, 2017.
The action packed undercard will feature three six round clashes.

Fast rising 20-year-old super middleweight prospect EDGAR BERLANGA, (5-0, 5 KO’s), of New York City, faces off against ENRIQUE GALLEGOS, (7-5-1, 2 KO’s), of Medford, Oregon.

Berlanga returns to Resorts World Casino NYC following his stunning first round knockout of then undefeated Saadiq Muhammad on September 9.

In the welterweight division, fast rising prospect CESAR ‘The Rainman’ FRANCIS, (2-0, 1 KO), of Brooklyn, NY, faces fellow New Yorker, MAXITO SAIVIL, (4-1-1, 2 KO’s), over six rounds.

Also fighting on the last Real Deal Boxing card at the Resorts World Casino on September 9, Francis scored a first round knockout of Eduardo Rodriguez.

ALICIA ‘The Empress’ NAPOLEON, (7-1, 5 KO’s), of Lindenhurst, NY will battle Hungary’s NIKOLETT PAPP, (4-1, 2 KO’s) in a scheduled six round bout.

Napoleon seeks a return to the win column after suffering the first loss of her career to Tori Nelson on December 10, 2016. Papp will also look to start another winning streak after losing her first bout to Joanna Ekedahl on June 9, 2017 in Bergen, Norway.

Also featured on the card in separate bouts will be top junior middleweight prospect JUSTIN ‘The Brooklyn Torch’ BIGGS, (1-0, 1 KO), welterweight contender FREDRICK ‘General Okunka’ LAWSON, (25-1, 20 KO’s), of Chicago, IL, heavyweight IEGOR PLEVAKO, (4-0, 3 KO’s), of Kharkov, Ukraine and pro debuting welterweight POINDEXTER KNIGHT JR.

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