Dover, DE, February 19, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Tickets are still available for the Feb. 24 Friday Night Fights series at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino. To purchase tickets online by Wednesday, Feb. 22, visit www.doverdowns.com/entertainment. Otherwise, available tickets may be purchased now through VIP Services at 800-711-5882 or at will call on Feb. 24 between 4-9 p.m. Doors will open at 6 p.m. The first bout will begin at 7 p.m.
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.
“Mighty” Mike Tiberi of Smyrna, Del., will fight for the WBF Intercontinental Super Middleweight Championship Title. This is Tiberi’s first title shot. His opponent is to be named.
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.
Crowd favorite, light welterweight “Rockin” Ryan Belasco (16-5-3, 3 KOs) of Wilmington, Del., and lightweight Omar “Super O” Douglas (3-0, 2 KOs) of Wilmington, Del., are still waiting for opponents to be named.
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.