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In the eight-round co-main event, popular women’s junior lightweight contender SHELLY “Shelito’s Way” VINCENT (20-1, 1 KO), of Providence, RI, battles hard-punching CALIXTA SILGADO (15-8-3, 10 KOs), of Tolu, Colombia. Fighting at Foxwoods Resort Casino for the ninth time, Vincent will be looking for her third straight victory following her only loss to rival Heather Hardy in August 2016. Silgado will provide one of the toughest tests of Vincent’s career, having fought a number of top female fighters, including both world champion sisters Amanda and Cindy Serrano in 2016.
Previously announced on the undercard, all-action 19-year-old “Marvelous” MYKQUAN WILLIAMS (8-0, 4 KOs), of East Hartford, CT, makes his eighth appearance at Foxwoods Resort Casino challenging SOMNER MARTIN (7-5, 4 KOs), of Martinsville, VA, in a scheduled six-round clash. Williams is trained by Connecticut Boxing Hall of Famer Paul Cichon and managed by the renowned Jackie Kallen.
In a sensational eight-round super middleweight battle, undefeated Toronto, Canada-native STEVE ROLLS (16-0, 9 KOs) clashes with ANDRIK “Loco” SARALEGUI (19-4, 15 KOs), of San Diego, CA. Rolls is coming off his career-best victory, an eight-round decision versus Demond Nicholson on June 9 in Verona, NY, in a bout televised by SHOWTIME. Before turning pro in 2011, Rolls had a very successful amateur career, competing on both the 2009 and 2010 Canadian National boxing teams, finishing with an 83-14 record overall. Saralegui, originally from Tijuana, Mexico, has fought numerous world champions and contenders, including Ricardo Mayorga, Jesse Hart and Paul Mendez.
Hard-hitting welterweight prospect KHIRY “TNT” TODD (5-0, 5 KOs), of Lynn, MA, will face off against EVINCII DIXON, of Lancaster, PA, in a scheduled four-rounder. Among his knockout victims, the 26-year-old Todd most recently stopped Nicolas Malick Sarouna in the third round on June 3, at Foxwoods Resort Casino.
In an eight-round lightweight tilt, AIDAR SHARIBAYEV (6-0, 5 KOs), originally from Kazakhstan now fighting out of Miami, FL, will face fellow Miami resident CARLOS PADILLA-MEZA (16-6-1, 10 KOs). The fast-moving Sharibayev will be making his third start of 2017, all in the United States, as he seeks the toughest competition. Originally from Barranquilla, Columbia, the heavy-handed Padilla-Meza should provide a true test for Sharibayev.
Rounding out the stellar card, HURSHIDBEK NORMATOV (3-0, 1 KO), originally from Uzbekistan now residing in Brooklyn, NY, will compete in a six-round middleweight clash against Toronto, Canada’s Bruce Lutchmedial (2-3, 2 KOs).