TwitterFacebook

Nevada Boxing HOF to Announce Its Class of 2018

Press Release

The article that you're about to read is an official announcement issued to Ring News 24 to publish as a press release.

KO Boxing Forum

Michelle Corrales-Lewis, the CEO of the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame, will unveil the Class of 2018 Next Thursday, February 15 at Rhythm & Riffs at Mandalay Bay. The announcement will be made immediately following the Danny Garcia – Brandon Rios press conference, which begins at 1 p.m. PT.

The 14-member class includes some of the greatest fighters in the history of the game. Several inductees will be on hand and available for interviews. They will be introduced by Hall of Fame broadcaster Al Bernstein.

Bernstein, who will be ringside on Saturday, Feb. 17, for Showtime to call the Garcia-Rios fight, is a member of the International Boxing Hall of Fame as well as an inaugural member of the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame.

See Also

“This is our sixth class and as far as I’m concerned, I think it is one of our best,” Corrales-Lewis said. “These are names the fans know and love and I’m excited we are able to honor their careers and their many achievements in the sport by inducting them into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame.”

The members of the Class of 2018 will be inducted in a star-studded gala on Saturday, August 18 at Caesars Palace. Tickets to the induction gala, priced from $95 to $500, will go on sale at www.nvbhof.com Next Thursday! February 15.

The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame is an IRS 501 (c)3 charity and all donations are tax deductible. The Hall’s charitable contributions over the five years since its formation have helped boxers in need and boxing-related charities. Donations are welcome.

The Hall was founded in 2013 by noted boxing broadcaster Rich Marotta.

Read more articles about:

FITE – BOXING TV FIXTURES

TOP STORIES

Keith Thurman admits he suffered depression following Manny Pacquiao loss

Keith Thurman admits he suffered depression following Manny Pacquiao loss

Former WBA welterweight champion Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman 29-1 (22) has reflected on his first professional loss to Manny Pacquiao 61-7-2 (39), revealing he suffered depression and blew up in weight following the fight. In July last year Thurman f…

Kell Brook tipped to take on Terence Crawford on November…

Kell Brook tipped to take on Terence Crawford on November 14

Former IBF welterweight champion Kell ‘Special K’ Brook 39-2 (27) looks to be in the box seat to challenge WBO 147-pound champion Terence ‘Bud’ Crawford 36-0 (27) in November. The 34-year-old from Sheffield, Yorkshire lost his IBF strap to Errol S…

Jaron 'Boots' Ennis gunning for his 16th straight knockout on…

Jaron 'Boots' Ennis gunning for his 16th straight knockout on Saturday night

Fast-rising welterweight contender Jaron ‘Boots’ Ennis 25-0 (23) won’t se satisfied with anything less than a knockout when he faces Juan Carlos Abreu 23-5-1 (21) in a scheduled 10-round bout at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville Connecticut on Sat…

Tugstsogt Nyambayar promises knockout, Cobia Breedy says that won't be…

Tugstsogt Nyambayar promises knockout, Cobia Breedy says that won't be happening

Featherweight contender Tugstsogt ‘King Tug’ Nyambayar 11-1 (9) has vowed not no make the same mistakes against Cobia ‘Soldier’ Breedy 15-0 (5) as he did against WBC 126-pound champion Gary Russell Jr 31-1 (18). The 28-year-old Mongolian, who figh…

Terrell Gausha ready to claim world title shot with victory…

Terrell Gausha ready to claim world title shot with victory over Erickson Lubin

Junior middleweight Terrell Gausha 21-1-1 (10) says he is in the best shape of his life ahead of his WBC world title eliminator against Erickson ‘The Hammer’ Lubin 22-1 (16) at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut on Saturday night. T…

Erickson Lubin vows to knockout Terrell Gausha, land another title…

Erickson Lubin vows to knockout Terrell Gausha, land another title shot

Junior middleweight contender Erickson ‘The Hammer’ Lubin 22-1 (16) has promised to go for the knockout when he meets Terrell Gausha 21-1-1 (10) at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut on Saturday night. “I had a tremendous training c…

Welcome

Welcome to Ringnews24; read the latest boxing news from around the world.

The site is run by boxing fans James Tonks and Lee Daley.

If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free toEmail Us

Write for Ringnews24

KO BOXING FORUM

CONNECT WITH US