By Sam DiTusa
Former world champion Stevie Forbes (33-7, 9 KOs) will fight the 10 round main event on the inaugural boxing show at the Spirit Mountain Casino & Resort on March 6th. The casino is nestled in Central Oregon between Salem and the Pacific Coast, and has been the premier resort in Oregon for several years. Forbes’ opponent will be Jason Davis (11-2-1, 4 KOs) from nearby Vancouver, Washington.
Also scheduled in six-rounders are Portland light heavy Robert Brue,(6-0) vs Tacoma’s Roger Cantrell (13-1-1, 7 KOs), as well as welterweight Dashon Johnson vs Steve Marquez.
The undercard is headed by light heavy Sam Haynes (5-2) vs Kevin Hand (2-0), as well as three additional four-rounders at the featherweight limit featuring pro debaters from the Pacific Northwest.
Tickets can be purchased at the casino’s Coyote Club or by calling 1-800-585-3737.