"Fight Night Club" is stacked from top to bottom for tonight's show at L.A. LIVE's Club Nokia

by laliveinsider on Thu., Jun 24 at 12:01 PM


LOS ANGELES, June 24 - \"Fight Night Club\" continues to deliver top boxing action to the Los Angeles boxing fans with another action-packed show featuring unbeatens Frankie Gomez, Jessie Vargas and Jamie Kavanagh.

In the main event, East Los Angeles' highly-touted amateur star Frankie Gomez (3-0, 3 KO's) makes his fourth pro and second consecutive \"Fight Night Club\" appearance in a four round welterweight match against Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico's Jaime Orrantia (13-26-5, 4 KO's).

The co-main event will see Las Vegas' Jessie Vargas (10-0, 5 KO's) return to \"Fight Night Club\" to face 11-year pro Ernesto Zavala (21-4, 9 KO's) of Burbank, California in a six round welterweight bout.  Opening the televised portion of the card will be 140-pound Irish phenom Jamie Kavanagh (1-0, 1 KO) of Los Angeles against Fairfeild's Luis Sanchez (0-1) in a four rounder.

Also in action, 2008 U.S. Olympian and unbeaten former amateur star Gary Russell Jr. (9-0, 6 KO's) squares off against Las Vegas' Rodrigo Aranda (8-12-2, 2 KO's) in a six round featherweight bout.  Rounding out the night will be a bout featuring Lancaster junior middleweight Roberto Reyes (1-0, 1 KO), who battles fellow unbeaten Clint Coronel (3-0-1, 1 KO) of San Jose, California.

\"Fight Night Club\" is presented by Golden Boy Promotions and AEG and is sponsored by DeWalt Tools, McDonald's, Budweiser, Powerade and USTREAM.  The series will return to L.A. LIVE's Club Nokia on July 22, August 26, September 30, October 28 and November 18.  The fights will be broadcast on Fox Sports Net (FSN) and its regional sports network affiliates (check local listings) and streamed live online at ustream.com and RingTV.com at 8 p.m. PT/11 p.m. ET.  Doors open at 6:00 p.m. PT and the first bell rings at 7:00 p.m. PT.

Tickets, priced at $250 (VIP On-Stage Seats, which are limited to only ten per show and allow purchasers to sit ringside on Club Nokia's stage near VIP's attending the fight [De La Hoya, Mosley, etc.], receive an autographed boxing glove and provide buyers access to the Club Nokia VIP Room during the event, $100 (VIP Front Row Balcony Seats which grant buyers access to the Club Nokia VIP Room, $60 (VIP Balcony Seats which grant buyers access to the Club Nokia VIP Room during the event and $19.75 (General Admission: Floor Standing Room & Balcony Seats) are on sale now and may be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000 online at ticketmaster.com or through any Ticketmaster outlet or the STAPLES Center box office. Group tickets and full series tickets at a discounted rate are also available by calling 1-877-AEG TICKETS (1-877-234-8425).

\"Fight Night Club,\" is Golden Boy Promotions' and AEG's critically acclaimed live monthly boxing series, that presents boxing in a night club atmosphere, with a DJ, music, great food and a VIP room, as well as a unique setup where the ring is on Club Nokia's stage with standing room for fans in front of the ring, as well as reserved seating in the balcony. After the boxing action ends, fans are invited to stay to hear great music played by LA's hottest DJ's, dance and mingle with the fighters as the venue converts back into a night club.

For more information on these events, visit goldenboypromotions.com, on Twitter at twitter.com/GoldenBoyBoxing or on Facebook at facebook.com/GoldenBoyBoxing.


Ramiro Gonzalez/Monica Sears, Golden Boy Promotions: (213) 489-5631
Michael Roth, Club Nokia / AEG: (213) 742-7155
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