Heather Hardy is again, as Boxing Insider presents “New Beginnings” at Sony Corridor in NYC

Posted on 09/12/2022

Boxing Insider is diving into the promotional waters, and they’re doing it in model at Sony Corridor in Occasions Sq..

On this venue, smack dab in the course of the Broadway theater district, NYC-area fighters will take middle stage on Thursday night time, October 13. 

Boxing Insider’s “New Beginnings” captures the spirit of the “membership present” which has lengthy been the lifeblood of the game. It options native favorites with roots in the neighborhood, together with worldwide stars who’ve transplanted themselves into the Higher New York space. 

A former world champion and three different world-ranked rivals might be current and accounted for within the ring. 

A lot of the eye will encompass Brooklyn-born Heather Hardy (22-2, 4 KO’s), who brings “The Warmth” again after 17 months of inactivity, as she mounts one other run at a world championship. Hardy was the World Boxing Group Feminine world featherweight champion till she misplaced a choice (which was additionally contested for the World Boxing Council interim featherweight title) to Amanda Serrano, who was final seen lighting up Madison Sq. Backyard in an epic struggle in opposition to Katie Taylor.

Hardy, ranked #12 within the light-weight division by the Girls’s Worldwide Boxing Affiliation, is not going to have a cakewalk in her return. In an eight-round light-weight encounter, she’ll be opposed by unbeaten Chelsey Anderson (6-0, 2 KO’s), who comes throughout the nation from Yorba Linda, CA and brings her #13 WBC world rating along with her. 

In a co-feature, Ivan Golub, a local of the Ukraine who at present resides in Brooklyn, will put his USBA welterweight title on the road.

Followers at Sony Corridor will even get an opportunity to see Andy Dominguez (7-0, 5 KO’s) of the Bronx, a dynamic flyweight who at present holds the World Boxing Affiliation Fedecentro title, which he places on the road. At 24 years of age, he’s already 14th on this planet within the WBA rankings.   

The unpredictable Nadim Salloum (10-1, 3 KO’s), the primary professional fighter born and raised in Lebanon, might be seen in a six-round tremendous middleweight bout. Salloum, who now lives in Brooklyn, has a big and vocal following amongst his countrymen within the New York Metropolis space. 

One other mild heavyweight on the cardboard is Orville Crooks (3-0, 2 KO’s), certainly one of finest amateurs New York has produced in recent times. Crooks, who hails from the Bedford-Stuyvesant space of Brooklyn, is each a U.S. Newbie champion and a Nationwide Golden Gloves champion. For him, the sky is really the restrict. 

“I’m humbled and honored,” says Larry Goldberg, CEO of Boxing Insider. “I’m attending to stay each boxing fan’s dream by selling a present in New York. We’re working laborious and we’re going to make it occur.”

“it’s my pleasure to be working with Larry on this, his first enterprise into selling,” says current Corridor of Fame inductee Lou DiBella of DiBella Leisure, who holds promotional rights to Hardy and Golub.  “And particularly because it’s at an historic venue like Sony Corridor. It’ll be an ideal night time.” 

Doorways will open at 6 PM, with the primary bout slated for 7:30. Tickets for the October 13 occasion are at present on sale at TicketMaster shops. Sony Corridor is positioned at 235 W forty sixth Avenue in Manhattan. 

Keep in contact by visiting www.boxinginsider.com for extra struggle updates and streaming info.

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