The official weigh in was held today for tomorrow night’s “SUPERBOX LIVE: High Stakes” pro boxing card, featuring the first world title fight in Kansas boxing history, to air live from Kansas Star Arena on Super Channel in Canada, pay-per-view in the United States, and live-streamed worldwide on Fite.tv.
Main Event – Vacant IBA Flyweight World Championship (12 rounds) – PPV
Nico Hernandez (4-0, 3 KOs), Wichita, KS 112 lbs.
Szilveszter Kanalas (14-7, 9 KOs), Pecs, Hungary 110.8 lbs.
Co-Feature – Heavyweight (8 rounds) – PPV
Andrey Afonin (5-0, 2 KOs), Kursky, Russia 225.4 lbs.
Pedro Rodriguez (23-4, 19 KOs), Miami, FL by way of Cuba 245.8 lbs.
Heavyweights (8 rounds) – PPV
Oleksandr Teslenko (12-0, 10 KOs), Toronto, Canada by way of Ukraine 216.8 lbs.
Terrance Marba (9-5, 7 KOs), Saint Petersburg, FL 214.4 lbs.
Featherweights (8 rounds) — PPV
Victor Morales, Jr. (8-0, 4 KOs), Vancouver, WA 125.8 lbs.
David Berna (15-3, 14 KOs), Budapest, Hungary 127 lbs.
Junior Welterweights (4 rounds)
Jeff Sturm (2-0, 1 KO), Wichita, KS 139.8 lbs.
Archie Weah (2-10), Norcross, GA by way of Liberia 142 lbs.
Cruiserweights (4 rounds)
Chris Harris (2-2-2, 2 KOs), Kansas City, KS 184.6 lbs.
Leroy Jones (2-3, 2 KOs), Saint Louis, MO 183.6 lbs.
(All fights & fighters are subject to change)
WHAT: “SUPERBOX LIVE: KO Night Boxing / High Stakes”
WHEN: Saturday, May 19, 2018
WHERE: Kansas Star Arena
PROMOTER: KO Night Boxing LLC
TELEVISION:Super Channel’s new live boxing series, SUPERBOX LIVE, in association with KO Night Boxing LLC, will air live exclusively in Canada on Super Channel.
Integrated Sports Media will distribute “SUPERBOX LIVE: High Stakes” in the United States on cable, satellite and digital pay-per-view via iN Demand, Vubiquity, DIRECTV, DISH and live-streamed worldwide on FITE.TV app and website (excluding Canada) for a suggested retail price of only $19.95.
BROADCASTERS: Sean Wheelock & Corey Erdman
RING ANNOUNCER: David Diamante
DOORS OPEN: 6:00 p.m. CT
FIRST BOUT: 7:00 p.m. CT
FIRST TV BOUT: 9:00 p.m. ET / 6:00 p.m. PT
TICKETS: Tickets are priced at $120.00 (VIP), $80.00, $50.00 and $30.00 (prices do not include service fees) and available to purchase online at www.ticketmaster.com, Kansas Star Casino and .. Tickets are priced at $120.00 (VIP), $80.00, $50.00 and $30.00 (prices do not include service fees) and available to purchase online at www.ticketmaster.com, Kansas Star Casino and US Logo, Inc. (520 N. West St., Wichita / 316.264.1321).
OTHER: To watch “SUPERBOX LIVE: High Stakes” live in Canada, showcasing undefeated Canadian heavyweight Teslenko, in addition to more exciting boxing to come in 2018, fight fans can contact their local cable provider to subscribe to Super Channel and all that it offers, including premium series, movies and much more, for as low as $9.95 per month.
Venum (www.venum.com) has been named the official gloves and apparel of SUPERBOX LIVE.