Dover, DE, February 12, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- The boxing card for the Feb. 24 Friday Night Fights series at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino has been updated. The first bout will begin one-half hour earlier, now at 7 p.m. Doors now will open at 6 p.m. and will call will be open from 4 to 9 p.m.
Toris “The Bull” Brewer (14-4, 6 KOs) of S.C. has been named opponent for “Mighty” Mike Tiberi of Smyrna, Del., for the WBF Intercontinental Super Middleweight Championship Title. This will be Tiberi’s first title shot.
NABF Female Super Featherweight Title holder, “Queen” Ronica Jeffery (8-0, 1 KO) of Bronx, N.Y., will go against Evette Collazo (4-3, 2 KOs) of Chicago, Ill.
Undefeated light heavyweight “The Bull” Anthony “Caputo” Smith (12-0, 10 KOs) of Kennett Square, Pa., is pitted against Adam “The Atom Bomb” Collins (10-5, 7 KOs) of Ironton, Ohio.
Lightweight Omar “Super O” Douglas (3-0, 2 KOs) of Wilmington, Del., will fight Vernon Alston (4-2, 2 KOs) of Durham, N.C.
“Rockin” Ryan Belasco (16-5-3, 3 KOs) of Wilmington, Del., is still waiting for an opponent to be signed. Lamont Singletary and John Bowman, both of Dover, Del., are no longer featured on this card.
The night’s tripleheader title event headlines super featherweights Juan Carlos “Miniburgos” Burgos (28-1, 19 KOs) and Cristobal “Lacandón” Cruz (39-12-3, 23 KOs) for the WBC Silver Super Featherweight Championship Title in a 10-round bout.
Edgar “El Chamaco” Santana (26-3, 17 KOs) and Manny “Manos” Perez (16-7, 4 KOs) will battle for Santana’s NABA Junior Welterweight Championship Title.
Tickets are $40 - $200 and may be purchased now by calling VIP Services at 800-711-5882 or visiting doverdowns.com/entertainment. Event, times and card are subject to change or cancellation without notice.
About Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
Owned by Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: DDE), Dover Downs Hotel & Casino® is a premier gaming and entertainment resort destination in the Mid-Atlantic region. Gaming operations consist of approximately 2,500 slots and a full complement of table games including poker. The AAA-rated Four Diamond hotel is Delaware’s largest with 500 luxurious rooms/suites and amenities including a full-service spa/salon, concert hall and 35,000 sq. ft. of multi-use event space. Live, world-class harness racing is featured November through April, and horse racing is simulcast year-round. Professional football parlay betting is accepted during the season. Additional property amenities include multiple restaurants from fine dining to casual fare, bars/lounges and retail shops. For more information, please visit www.doverdowns.com.