By Boxing Bob Newman
Christy Martin Promotions (CMP) returns to the Avanti Palms Resort in Orlando, Florida on Friday, June 11 with an 11 bout present. Headlining will probably be energy punching Nigerian heavyweight Raphael Akpejiori, 10-0, 10 KOs towards 30-fight veteran Brandon Spencer out of Atlanta, GA. This will probably be Akpejiori’s sixth bout in his adopted dwelling state of Florida, having fought in West Virginia, Rhode Island twice and Colombia twice.
The co-main occasion will see Orlando’s Derrick Jackson (2-0, 1 KO) sq. off towards Fayetteville, NC’s Bryant Costello at tremendous welter. The favored native fighter, Jackson may have robust assist within the crowd on this evening.
The opposite co-feature will see CMP featherweight fighter Victorino Gonzalez, a local of Pawleys Island, SC, taking up Marcello Williams over six scheduled rounds. Gonzalez, contemporary off his Could fifteenth win over 50-fight veteran Julio Buitrago in Myrtle Seashore, will probably be trying to make it 7-0 towards the Brazilian Williams. This will probably be Gonzalez’ fourth begin in 2021.
Additionally scheduled for six, Philadelphia-born and bred tremendous center Christopher Brooker will tackle Elie Augustama, Miami, by means of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Brooker has been in with prime tremendous center and light-weight heavies within the likes of Michael Seals, Ahmed Elbiali, Ronald Gavril (for the NABF title) and Ronald Ellis. Brooker’s signature win got here towards fomer IBF world title challenger Elvin Ayala in 2016.
A number of undefeated prospects will compete over 4 scheduled rounds:
Orlando’s Armani Almestica (2-0, 2 KOs) takes on 22-fight veteran Weusi Johnson at light-weight.
Crescent Metropolis, Florida’s Benigno Aguilar (4-0, 3 KOs) goes towards Mexican Brandon Sandoval at light-weight.
Former Golden Boy fighter Nicholas Sullivan (2-0, 1 KO) battles Gabriel Chacon, San Diego by means of Caracas, Venezuela at light-weight.
Fellow undefeated lightweights Elvis Cardenas and Brandon Idrogo, (each 1-0, 1 KO), will face opponents TBA.
Ahron Wilson turns professional towards Matt Gaver in a brilliant light-weight four-rounder.
Former newbie standout tremendous middleweight Jose Luis Rodriguez Hernandez of Puerto Rico will make his professional debut towards TBA.