By Rick Scharmberg
Ryan Belasco (11-2-2, 3 KOs), of New Castle, Delaware will fight in his first main event on Friday, July 24, when he faces West Virginia’s Dean White (14-10-1, 7 KOs) in an eight round junior welterweight bout at Dover Downs Hotel and Casino. At stake will be the WBF USA belt. Belasco is unbeaten in his last seven bouts. In the co-feature, rising star “Mighty” Mike Tiberi (9-1, 4 KOs) will face an opponent to be determined. The promoter of “Delaware’s Young Guns” is Capital City Promotions.
Also scheduled to appear in separate bouts are junior middleweight Clarence “Sonny Bono” Taylor, junior welter Mike Denby, Philadelphia’s Taneal Goyco, junior welterweight Oscar Vasquez, Anthony Caputo, and Dover, DE’s Bernard “Road Dog” Miller. A female bout featuring junior lightweight Liz Sherman is also scheduled.
Tickets are priced at $30 thru $75 and can be purchased by calling 302-420-6161 or 1-800-711-5882. There will be a discount for members of the military presenting their military ID cards.
Doors open at 6:30 with the first bout going on at 7:30.