*Reading, PA (January 8, 2018)*- Rising super middleweight prospect,
Brandon Robinson will take on 18-fight veteran Juan Zapata in a six-round
bout as part of Evander Holyfield’s Real Deal Showcase 1 on Friday, January
26th at The SugarHouse Casino.
Robinson is promoted by King’s Promotions.
“I want to thank Marshall Kauffman of King’s Promotions for grooming me to
be a world champion, and allowing me to be on this card,” said Robinson.
“Zapata is a solid fighter, who likes to be aggressive. I am just looking
to stay high and tight in our defense, and stay sharp, and it should be a
Robinson of Upper Darby, Pennsylvania has a record of 8-1 with six
knockouts, with those eight wins coming in a row.
The 29-year-old is coming off the biggest win of his career as he won an
eight-round unanimous decision over respected Christopher Brooker on December
1st at The 2300 Arena in Philadelphia.
Robinson also has a first-round knockout over previously undefeated Brandon
Clark (2-0) on September 8th, 2017. Robinson completed a perfect 2017, by
registering all eight of his wins during last calendar year.
In Zapata, Robinson is taking on a 12-year veteran who has faced eight
undefeated opponents. The 33-year-old Zapata is a native of Bronx, New
York by way of Honduras.
Zapata is looking for his 2nd consecutive win, as he is coming off a 2nd
round stoppage over Freddy Oporta on September 30th in Honduras.
Said Marshall Kauffman of King’s Promotions, “This is a nice opportunity
for Brandon. He is fighting a tough guy who has fought great competition.
With a win, Brandon will be back on one of our cards this spring.”
Tickets for ‘Real Deal Showcase Series I’, priced at $125, $75 and $50
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