Championship boxing returns to The HALL at Live! inside Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland as rising super featherweight Jordan “Short Dog” White takes on Derrick Murray for the WBC USNBC and NABF Super Featherweight Titles on Saturday night, August 6th.
The can’t-miss card is promoted by Jeter Promotions. Jeter Promotions is back at Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland for the 8th time.
White of Washington, DC has a record of 13-1 with 10 knockouts. The 24 year-old White has been a professional for seven years. He won the WBC Intercontinental Youth title with seventh round stoppage over Ronaldo Solis (7-0-1).
He followed that up with a sixth round stoppage over Miseal Lopez (11-0). In his last bout, White won the WBC USNBC Title with a split decision over Brandon Valdes (14-2) on February 19th at Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland. This will be his third consecutive and fourth overall appearance at Live! Casino & Hotel Maryland.
Murray of Saint Louis, Missouri is 16-5-1 with five knockouts. The 34 year-old Murray is an 11 year-professional who has wins over Cesar Alan Valezuela Zatarain (3-0-1) and Angel Flores (8-0). Murray is coming off a unanimous decision win over Tyrome Jones on June 11th in Saint Louis.
In the exciting 10-round co-feature, Demond Nicholson will take on Christopher Brooker in a super middleweight fight.
Nicholson of Laurel, Maryland, is 25-4-1 with 21 knockouts. The 29 year-old is a nine year veteran who has had his hand raised over German Perez (11-1-3), Joshua Okine (28-5-1), Isaac Rodrigies (25-2) and his last bout when he stopped Gabriel Phan (15-2) in five rounds on February 19th at Live! Casino Maryland.
Brooker of Philadelphia has a record of 16-11 with six knockouts. The 31 year-old Brooker is a seven year professional who has big wins over Leo Hall (8-0), John Magda (11-0), Antowyan Aikens (11-1), Gabriel Pham (6-0), former world title challenger (28-7-1), Lanell Bellows (18-2-2). Brooker is coming off an eight-round unanimous decision over DeAndre Ware on June 4th in Toledo, Ohio.
In six-round bouts:
Nick Kisner (22-6-1, 6 KOs) of Baltimore takes on an opponent to be named in a cruiserweight bout.
Brandon Chambers (7-0-1, 4 KOs) of Gwynn Oak, Maryland takes on TayShawn Autry (4-9, 4 KOs) of Brooklyn, New York in a super bantamweight fight.
Mansaborie Conde (5-0, 4 KOs) of Laurel, Maryland fights Dewayne Williams (3-4-1, 3 KOs) of Philadelphia in a middleweight fight.
In four-round Bouts:
Joseph Veazey (7-0, 4 KOs) of Baltimore, Maryland takes on Tyrone Crawley Jr. a welterweight bout.
Jaqeem Hutcherson (5-1) of Capitol Heights, Maryland takes on Printice Canada (3-5-1, 2 KOs) of Saint Louis, Missouri in a super bantamweight contest.
Victor Williams (3-0, 3 KOs) of Washington, DC fights an opponent to be named in a welterweight fight.
Jerome Feathersrone (2-0) of Westminster, Maryland takes on Jahdon Irvin (1-1-1) of St. Claire, Pennsylvania in a super welterweight bout.
Ahmad Jones (2-0, 2 KOs) of Baltimore, Maryland takes on takes on pro debuting Kani Burnside of Ironton, Ohio in a junior welterweight fight
Vince Mosca of Nottingham, Maryland will make his pro debut against Keynan Williams (1-2) of Winchester, Virginia in a light heavyweight bout.
Tickets for this great night of boxing are priced at $65-$150 and can be purchased at AXS.COM