Rocky Juarez facing Rene Alvarado on Memorial Day card in Houston
- Updated: May 8, 2014
This Memorial Day Golden Boy Promotions is hosting a fight card from El Paso, Texas and will showcase members of the military on the nights’ undercard.
The military friendly event will take place at the Fort Bliss Stout Training Center and the ‘Golden Boy Live!’ show will be free to men and women of the armed forces, as well as military families.
In the main event, Houston, Texas native Rocky Juarez is set to face Rene Alvarado for the WBC Silver featherweight strap.
2006 National Golden Gloves champion and Junior Olympics Bronze medalist, 24-year-old KeAndre Gibson, Ryan “Cowboy” Karl and Wilbert Mitchell, all Texas natives, will be featured on the nights’ card, with Karl and Mitchell fighting each other.
‘Golden Boy Live!’ will start at 5 PM PT.