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Knockout Kings II heads to SA
SAN ANTONIO -- Knockout Kings II, featuring former two-time welterweight World Champion Andre Berto facing tough Mexican veteran contender Jesus Soto Karass in a 12-round main event for the vacant NABF Welterweight Championship, takes place Saturday, July 27, at the AT&T Center in San Antonio.
The event is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and Leija & Battah Promotions, and is sponsored by Corona and AT&T. In the 12-round co-featured attractions, Weslaco’s undefeated rising star Omar Figueroa Jr. squares off against Tokyo’s Nihito Arakawa for the vacant WBC Interim Lightweight World Championship. In addition, undefeated power-puncher Diego Chaves faces fellow unbeaten knockout artist Keith Thurman for Chaves’ WBA Interim Welterweight World Championship. The tripleheader will be broadcast live on SHOWTIME at 8 p.m.
Tickets are priced from $10 to $200, plus applicable taxes, fees and service charges. Tickets are on sale now at the AT&T box office. They are also available online at www.ticketmaster.com.
For more information, call Leija & Battah Promotions at 210-979-3302 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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