QUEENS, NY TO HOST MAY 4TH SHOW
Press Release: On Saturday night May 4th, boxing returns to theResorts World Casino in Queens, New York. Among the scheduled bouts, Frank Galarza will take part in a junior middleweight bout against Jason Thompson and light heavyweight Joe Smith Jr. and Hamid Abdul-Mateen square off against each other. Undefeated super bantamweight Juan Dominguez will see action against an opponent to be named later.
Galarza of Brooklyn, NY has a record of 9-0-1 with 5 KOs. In September 2012, Galarza was involved in war with fellow undefeated Alantez Fox. The bout was an eight-round draw. In his most recent bout, Galarza scored a second round knockout over Guillermo Ibarra on March 9th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
Thompson of Brooklyn, NY has a record of 5-6-2 with 4 KOs. In Thompsonís most recent fight at the Barclays Center on October 20, 2012, Thompson fought to a six round draw, dropping Boyd Melson in the first round. All three judges scored the fight 56-56.
Smith, from Shirley, Long Island, NY has a record of 11-1 with all of his wins coming early. Smith won his first six by knockout, all within the first two rounds before being stopped by Eddie Caminero. Since then, Smith has taken out all five opponents which includes a third-round stoppage over Yasin Rashid on September 22nd, 2012.
Mateen of Brooklyn, NY has a record of 3-3-2 and has faced some solid opposition. Mateen has a win over Ahmed Mickens (1-0-1) and a draw with Alexander Mancera (8-4) with his only defeats coming to undefeated fighters Stivens Bujaj (2-0), Lavarn Harvell (7-0) and highly regarded Travis Peterkin (4-0) on October 24, 2012 in New York City.
Dominguez of Brooklyn, NY has a record of 13-0 with 9 knockouts and is coming off a second round stoppage over Geyci Lorenzo in his hometown of Santiago de los Caballeros in the Dominican Republic in February. Dominguez previously captured the New York State bantamweight title with an eight-round unanimous decision over Arturo Santiago on June 24, 2011.