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Dawejko opponent named

On Friday, September 19, Heavyweight Joey Dawejko take on Yohan Banks in the featured 8-round bout at Harrahs Philadelphia. The show is promoted by Joey Eye Boxing Promotions, XFE and Peltz Boxing Promotions.

Banks of Redwood City, California has a record of 7-8-3 with 5 knockouts. He has wins over undefeated former Miami Hurricane standout Qudtrine Hill (1-0) & Skyler Anderson (16-1-1). Banks is riding 2 fight knockout streak with big wins over Bomani Parker and his last bout when he stopped Tim Puller (20-6) in four rounds on September 21, 2013 in Shelton, Washington.

Dawejko of Philadelphia has a record of 11-4-2 with 4 knockouts and is on a three fight winning streak.

In an 8-round co-feature, rising Super Featherweight Tevin Farmer will see action against an opponent to be named. Farmer of Philadelphia has a record of 16-4-1 with 3 knockouts and has won nine fights in a row.

In 6-round bouts:

Undefeated Lightweight Anthony Burgin (7-0, 1 KO) will be in action against an opponent to be named.

Fred Jenkins Jr. (8-1, 3 KO’s) will take on an opponent to be named in a Super Middleweight bout.

Gerald Smith (3-1, 1 KO) of Philadelphia, PA will battle David Gonzales (5-0, 1 KO) of Philadelphia in a Jr. Welterweight fight.

In 4-round Bouts:

Nathaniel Rivas (4-0, 1 KO) of Berlin, NJ will take on an opponent to be named in a Welterweight battle.

Johnson Jajoute (1-0) of Philadelphia will box Adrian Wilson (0-1) of Vineland, NJ in a Jr. Middleweight bout.

Jesus Barbosa (4-4-1, 3 KO’s) of Allentown, PA will square off with Anthony Abbruzzese (2-0, 1 KO) of Pennsylvania.

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