LaManna-Perez this Saturday in New Jersey
Ariel Shnerer / November 8, 2012 - 2:11pm
Undefeated junior middleweight prospect Thomas LaManna (9-0) returns to action this Saturday night at the New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, N.J. when he takes on Erick Hernandez Perez (2-2-1).
Full press release below:
MILLVILLE, NJ—THIS SATURDAY NIGHT at the New Jersey Motorsports Park, undefeated Jr. Middleweight Thomas "Cornflake"LaManna will hope to celebrate his 21st birthday with a win over Erick Hernandez Perez in a scheduled six round bout in the main event of a big night of professional boxing.
LaManna is 9-0 with five knockouts is coming off a six round split decision victory over tough Yolexcy Leiva on August 18th in Atlantic City.
"Perez is a tough fighter and I have seen him", said LaManna
"He has just come off a draw with an eighteen fight veteran so I know he is coming to win but I have been training every day and even have gotten some great advice from Bernard Hopkins when I was sparring his nephew Demetrious. I also want to thank my sparring partners Julian Williams, Jesse Hart & Ismael Garcia. I have extra motivation fighting in front of my hometown fans and I expect fireworks"
"I want to thank Brad Scott and Carolyn Watson of the New Jersey Motorsports Park for giving this event an opportunity"
Perez of Cancun, Mexico has a record of 2-2-1 with two knockouts and is coming off a four round draw with Daniel Garcia (10-7-1) on September 29th.
Jon Bolden (5-5, 5 KO's) of New York, NY takes on Dennis Benson (1-4, 1 KO) of Norfolk, VA in a four round Heavyweight bout
In a four round Light Heavyweight bout, Amir Shabazz (1-0) of Philadelphia, PA will box Abdellah Smith (1-3, 1 KO) of Queens, NY
Gilbert Alex Sanchez (1-1, 1 KO) of Camden, NJ will fight Nasser Abdel Malik (1-0, 1 KO) in a four round Light Heavyweight bout
Antoine Douglas (1-0, 1 KO) of Burke, VA fights pro debuting Carlos Lopez of New York in a four round Middleweight bout.
Moses Molina (1-1, 1 KO) of Bridgeton, NJ will fight Joshua Nieves (0-2) of New York in a four round Super Featherweight bout.
Tickets for this exciting evening of boxing on November 10th are priced at $125 (VIP which includes a meet and greet with former world champions Steve Cunningham & Ray Mercer); $75 and $50 and can be bought by calling (856) 327-8000 & (856) 899-7273
For more information and media credentials, contact Marc Abrams at 856-287-7611 or firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com.
To follow Thomas "Cornflake" Lamanna on twitter: @cornflakeboxing
About New Jersey Motorsports Park
Sitting on more than 500 acres in Millville, N.J., New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) is nestled snugly in a beautifully forested region surrounded by scenic rivers and the nearby Delaware Bay. NJMP is conveniently located near Philadelphia, the Jersey Shore, New York and Baltimore, offering diverse and dynamic motorsports attractions. The park includes two world-class road courses, Thunderbolt and Lightning, a motorsports country club membership program known as the "Drivers Club," the Finish Line Pub restaurant, and F1 New Jersey, one of the top karting facilities in the U.S. For more information, visit www.NJMP.com or call (856) 327-8000. GPS Address: 8000 Dividing Creek Road, Millville, NJ 08332.