ATLANTIC CITY TO HOST FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS ON APRIL 19TH
Press Release: Tickets go on sale today (Tuesday, April 2nd) for the Friday, April 19, 2013, "Fortuna vs. Zamudio", a night of professional boxing being presented by Sampson Boxing at the Tropicana Casino & Resort in Atlantic City and live on ESPN2 Friday Night Fights. In the main event, the Dominican Republic's dynamic Javier "El Abejon" Fortuna (21-0, 15 KOs) will face Mexico's Miguel "Mikol" Zamudio (25-1-1, 13 KOs) in a WBA interim featherweight title clash. Also scheduled for televised battle are St. Thomas, Virgin Islands' John "Dah Rock" Jackson (15-1, 14 KOs) and St. Paul, Minnesota's undefeated "Sir" Cerresso Fort (16-0-1, 11 KOs), who will lock up in a six-round junior middleweight war. Completing the televised tripleheader will be Ghana's Emmanuel Lartei Lartey (14-0-1, 7 KOs) taking on the Dominican Republic's Jonathan Batista (13-0, 6 KOs) in a six/eight-round welterweight battle of undefeateds. After 5 pm today, tickets for "Fortuna vs. Zamudio" will be available at all Ticketmaster outlets, Ticketmaster.com, by calling 1-800-745-3000 or at the Tropicana box office on fight night.