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Lyell returns July 31st!


IBF#12, WBC#19 middleweight contender Billy Lyell (19-7, 3 KOs) returns to the ring on Friday July 31st at the Appalachian Power Park in Charleston, West Virginia. Coming off his biggest career win against previously undefeated John Duddy (26-1, 17 KOs), Lyell will headline the outdoor card in the eight round main event against an opponent to be named. Promoted by Simons’ Promotions and beginning at 7pm, the undercard will feature a six round clash between local welterweight prospect Joey Myers (12-1-1, 4 KOs) and veteran Dezi Ford (24-25, 9 KOs). In addition, local heavy Jason Pettaway (2-0), a former amateur standout, faces Joseph Rabotte (3-6) in a four rounder. Tickets can be obtained by contacting Simons’ Promotions at (304) 290-0291.

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