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Pryor tops Philly card

Super middleweight Aaron Pryor Jr. (13-2, 10 KOs) will headline a rare Sunday afternoon boxing card on June 13 at the Hyatt Regency along the Philadelphia waterfront. The son of ring legend Aaron “The Hawk” Pryor will face an opponent to be named later in a scheduled eight rounder. In the co-feature, veteran jr. middleweight Ossie Duran (24-8-2, 9 KOs) will see action in an eight round bout against battle tested Jerome Ellis (12-11-1, 10 KOs). The card is promoted by Joey Eye Boxing.

Other bouts:

Undefeated cruiserweight Julio Cesar Matthews (9-0, 5 KO’s) of Reading, PA will take on Philadelphia banger, Garrett Wilson (7-4, 2 KO’s) in a six round bout.

Popular Jr. Welterweight, Elad Shmouel (22-2, 11 KO’s) of Tel Aviv, Israel will fight in a scheduled six round bout.

Undefeated Light Heavyweight, Jason Escalera (8-0, 7 KO’s) will be involved in a bout scheduled for four rounds.

Undefeated Cruiserweight, Patrick Farrell (5-0, 3 KO’s) will take on opponent to be named later in a four round bout.

In a four round Super Featherweight bout, Ryan Carson (2-0, 1 KO) will take part in a four round fight.

In a four round Heavyweight bout, Andres Gustaffson (4-0, 2 KO’s) of Norrkoping, Sweden will take on an opponent to be named in a four round bout.

Rounding out the card will be the immensely popular Elizabeth Sherman (2-0, 1KO) of Raritan, NJ taking part in a ladies four round bout.

Tickets for this great day of Boxing are priced at $45, $75 and $100 and can be purchased by calling Joey Eye Boxing at 267-304-9399 or Center Stage Tickets at 1 800 – 677-8499

1st bell is at 2pm eastern

The Hyatt Regency is located at 201 South Columbus Blvd

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