2016 Olympic Bronze Medalist
Saturday night, June 17, 2017 * Hartman Arena * Wichita, Kansas
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
“KO Night Boxing: Rapid Fire”
Airing live on CBS Sports Network this
Saturday night from Hartman Arena in Kansas
(L-R) — Jose Rodriguez, promoter John Andersen and 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Nico Hernandez (photo by Mike Garrow / KO Night Boxing)
“KO NIGHT BOXING: RAPID FIRE”
WICHITA, Kansas (June 16, 2017) – All fighters made weight today at Mort’s Cigar Bar in Wichita for tomorrow night’s “KO Night Boxing: Rapid Fire,” airing on CBS Sports Network live from Hartman Arena in Park City, Kansas.
“KO Night Boxing: Rapid Fire” is a presentation of KO Night Boxing LLC. TITLE Boxing is the official apparel and gloves partner for Knockout Night Boxing.
MAIN EVENT – FLYWEIGHTS (6)
Nico Hernandez (1-0, 1 KO), Wichita, KS 112 lbs.
Jose Rodriguez (2-0, 2 KOs), Markesan, 112 ½ WI lbs.
CO-FEATURE – JUNIOR MIDDLEWEIGHTS (6)
Noel Esqueda (7-3-2, 5 KOs), Wichita, KS 152 lbs.
Limberth Ponce (12-3, 9 KOs), Quad Cities, IL 155 lbs.
Eric Vargas (2-0, 1 KO), Garden City, KS 125 lbs.
Humberto Tellez (pro debut), Winfield, KS 125 lbs.
SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHTS (4)
Eddie Chavez (pro debut), Wichita, KS 164 lbs.
Luis Fernando Juanez Jasso (pro debut), Garden City, KS 162 lbs.
Brian Clements (pro debut), Topeka, KS 144 ½ lbs.
Bryant Montalvo (1-9, 1 KO), Garden City, KS 148 Lbs.
LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHTS (4)
Juan Hollingsworth (1-0, 1 KO), Winfield, KS 173 lbs.
Matt Dixon (pro debut), Tulsa, OK. 174 ½ lbs.
WHAT: “KO Night Boxing: Rapid Fire”
WHEN: Saturday, June 17, 2017
WHERE: Hartman Arena
PROMOTER: KO Night Boxing LLC
TELEVISION: Live on CBS Sports Network
BROADCASTERS: Sean Wheelock & Joey Varner
DOORS OPEN: 6:00 p.m. CT
FIRST BOUT: 7:00 p.m. CT
FIRST TV BOUT: 9:00 p.m. CT
TICKETS: Tickets are on sale at the Hartman Arena box office and
http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/060052A193761C74. Prices are $175.00
(VIP ringside package ticket which includes a limited-edition event T-shirt and
a ticket to the official after-party with a meet-and-greet opportunity), $150.00
(floor seat which includes a limited-edition event T-shirt), $75.00, $35.00 and
This is an all-ages show.
OTHER: TITLE Boxing is the official apparel and gloves partner for Knockout
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About Hartman Arena
Hartman Arena, with a total seating capacity of 6,750, is the home to great live entertainment, indoor sports and community events, and is managed by VenuWorks, America’s emerging leader in venue management.
VenuWorks is a leader in venue management, providing customized solutions for multi-purpose sports, entertainment and recreation facilities, theatres and conference and convention centers throughout the country, offering full service management services including operations, event booking and marketing. VenuWorks is headquartered in Ames, IA and was founded in 1996. For more information, please visit www.venuworks.com.