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Bragging Rights on the line in Brooklyn August 22

New York City’s newest boxing series returns to the Fight Factory Arena on Thursday night, August 22nd as Dmitry Salita’s Star of David Promotions presents “Bragging Rights.” The show is stacked with local talent and crosstown rivalries. “We want to bring an old school feel to our shows”, said Salita. “This is a grassroots series the way boxing used to be back in the day where fighters from all the different Burroughs of New York City would fight each other. Those types of neighborhood rivalries always bring an extra excitement to the show and we have a card that is just that”

Scheduled to appear In the main event will be Rajiv Bhattacharya (9-0, 6 KOs) vs. TBA in an eight round bout that will be for the New York State Welterweight title. Rajiv is the latest product of Brooklyn’s Starett City Boxing Gym.

In a six round Cruiserweight bout, Brooklyn cruiserweight Miron Kadirov (3-2, 2 KO’s) will fight Armin Markonovic (6-2, 3 KO’s) of Queens, NY. Both are looking to climb up contender status and put on an impressive performance for New York City Fans.

Scheduled to appear will be Dinmukhamed Niyazov (3-0, 2 KO’s) of Staten Island will see action in a six round Jr. Welterweight.

Fan favorite Angel Garcia (5-2, 2 KO’s) of Brooklyn will see action in a six sound Super Featherweight bout.

In a four round Super Featherweight bout, Glenford Nickey (2-0, 1 KO) of Brooklyn battles Joshua Nieves (2-2, 2 KO’s) of Bronx, New York

In a four round Middleweight bout, Peter Reyes (2-0, 1 KO) of New York will tussle with Juan Zapata (2-6-1, 1 KO) of Bronx, NY

Also jumping into the ring will be four-time Detroit Golden Gloves champion and Kronk boxing gym product Anthony Barnes (1-0, 1 KO) who’s looking to extend his undefeated streak in his New York City debut when he takes on Bakari (0-3) of Bridgeport, CT in a four round Light Heavyweight bout

In a four round Middleweight bout, Orin George (3-0, 2 KO’s) of Guyana takes on veteran Borngod Washington (3-15, 1 KO) of Queens, New York.

It will be Brooklyn against the Bronx as pro debuter’s Mack Budd takes on Jovan Sosa in a Welterweight bout

The Bragging Rights show will also feature a special musical performance by upcoming pop Sensation Describe who will look to entertain fight fans with a vibrant, energy-driven and rhythmic vibe through his pulsating and inspiring music.

David Diamante, known as “The Voice of the Nets” will serve as the fight announcer. Fight Fans will have a chance to enjoy an exciting night of boxing see contenders of today and champions of tomorrow in the exciting Brooklyn Brawl Bragging Rights, to take place Thursday August 22nd

Tickets are priced at VIP $100, Ringside $75 and General Seating $45

For more information and tickets call 646 -401-5657 or visit or

Fight Factory Arena is located at 24 Cobek court, Brooklyn, New York 11235

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