DELVIN RODRIGUEZ BOOKS A MAY 11TH RETURN
Press Release: Star Boxing returns to Connecticut's Mohegan Sun Arena on Thursday, May 11th with a main event featuring in-state favorite Delvin Rodriguez (28-8-4, 16 KOs) against New York's perennial spoiler Courtney Pennington (10-4-1 5 KOs) in a ten-round junior middleweight match-up. Pennington earned this opportunity with back-to-back upset over Boyd Melson (15-2) and Khiary Gray Pitts (14-2). Rodriguez's last fight came in July when he defeated Shawn Cameron (10-1) via ten-round decision. The all-action Rodriguez has fought many elite fighters in his career including Miguel Cotto, Erislandy Lara and Austin Trout.
This will be Rodriguez's eighth appearance at the Mohegan Sun Arena.
Promoter Joe DeGuardia said, "Once again Delvin steps into the ring at the Mohegan Sun against a very dangerous opponent who is coming off two huge upset wins and looks to make Delvin the third. This will be a terrific fight as was Delvin's last fight here against Shawn Cameron. I look forward to this fight and seeng who comes out on top come May 11th".
Tickets are on sale now at the Mohegan Sun Box Office and through Ticketmaster.