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Mike Oliver back in action Friday

Veteran Mike Oliver (25-5, 8 KOs) has been tabbed at the opponent for Eric “Outlaw” (17-2, 9 KOs) this Friday night at Harrahs Philadelphia in a battle for the NABA US featherweight title. The show is promoted by Joey Eye Boxing Promotions.

In the eight round co-feature, Julio DeJesus (8-3-3, 4 KOs) takes on Hassan Young (3-1-1, 1 KO) in a jr. welterweight bout.

In a four round welterweight bout, Anthony Prescott (1-2-1, 1 KO) battles debuting Carlos Moore.

Richard Irizarry makes his pro debut against Joshua Arocho (3-7-3, 2 KOs) in a four round featherweight bout.

Undefeated lightweight Tyrone Crawley Jr. (4-0) of Philadelphia takes on an opponent to be named.

In a four round lightweight bout, Josue Rivera (1-2, 1 KO) takes on Jesus Barbosa (4-3-1, 3 KOs).

Tickets are now on sale for $85 (VIP); $70 (Ringside) and $50 (General Admission) and can be purchased at the Harrahs Philadelphia Gift Shop; By calling Joey Eye (267-304-9399); David Feldman (610-291-0806); 800-480-8020 or on

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