New York State welterweight champion Daniel Sostre (8-3, 3 KOs) returns to the ring tonight to defend his crown against Tommy Rainone (12-2, 4 KOs) at the Plattduetsche Park Restaurant in Franklin Square, NY. “I am proud to have a New York State title showcased in the main event of my show,” commented promoter Bob Duffy of Ring Promotions. “Some of the best young fighters in the New York City area are trading leather tonight.” Also in action are Dominican heavyweight Nagy Aguilera (11-1, 7 KOs), popular Irish jr. middleweight James Moore (16-2, 10 KOs), undefeated Brooklyn heavyweight Will Rosinsky (6-0 6 KOs), undefeated New York welterweight Chris Algieri (5-0, 3 KOs), plus heavyweight Kasim Howard (7-0, 4 KOs) risks his undefeated record.
Below are the official weights of tonight’s participants:
Daniel Sostre 146 vs. Tom Rainone 147
(For the New York State welterweight title)
Nagy Aguilera 230 vs. Jermell Barnes 227
James Moore 156.6 vs. Joseph DeLasantos 155.6
Kasim Howard 216.25 vs. Masur Ali 203.25
Will Rosinsky 176 vs. Andre Hemphill 174
Chris Algieri 143.5 vs. Eric Rodriquez 142
Marcus Bianconi 160.5 vs. Emanuel Brugan 158.25
John Philip Jackson 163.25 vs. Luis Hodge 164
Doors open at 6:30 pm and first bout is at 7:30 pm. For ticket info, call the Plattduetsche Park Restaurant at 516-354-3131. The Plattduetsche Park Restaurant is conveniently located at 1132 Hempstead Turnpike, just 1/2 mile east of Belmont Racetrack.