ARES Promotions presents Fight Night XI: The Battle at Saratoga on Friday, July 26 at 7 p.m. at Saratoga City Center in Saratoga Springs, NY. The seven bout professional boxing card features exciting local talent and international stars. The main event features WBA Fedecentro Super Featherweight champion Marcos “El Tigre” Jimenez against experienced and tough Mexican Jose Hernandez. Jimenez is from the Dominican Republic, but fights and trains out of Puerto Rico. “We expect Jimenez to come out swinging against the tough Hernandez,” said Adam Neary, president of ARES. “We signed him because we love his come forward let it all hang out style,” he added.
In the co-feature, local female standout Jaci Trivilino faces former WIBA Lindsay Garbatt from Ontario, Canada. Both female warriors have similar styles and both look to press the action. “July 26th will have its own fireworks when these two action-oriented women collide,” said Brian Cody, VP at ARES. “Instead of a ring, we might as well have a phone booth for this fight – neither one these fighters is giving ground,” he added. The card features other local talent in Matt Leddick, Joe Gbolo and Nick Castaldi.
The doors open at 6 p.m. and the first bout starts at 7 p.m. For information and tickets please contact 518.527.2331 or visit www.aresboxing.com.