The iconic New York Daily News Golden Gloves returns to Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway for the third consecutive year on Wednesday, April 3rd! There will be four championship bouts and six semi-finals contested in the 2013 rendition of the fabled amateur boxing tournament.
The oldest and most esteemed amateur event in the U.S.A., celebrating its 86th anniversary this season, has produced generations of legendary boxers including Sugar Ray Robinson, Emile Griffith, Floyd Patterson, Riddick Bowe, Gerry Cooney, Mark Breland, Jose Torres, and Zab Judah.
Doors open at 6:15p and first bell is at 7:30p. General admission tickets are $25. Policemen, Firemen, senior citizens, students and children under 14 are $15 (with proper ID). Tickets will be sold on a first-served basis only at the door on fight night. For more information visit www.nydailynews.com/GoldenGloves or call Empire City at 914-968-4200.