BROADWAY BOXING AIRINGS WITH DMITRIY SALITA IN MAIN EVENT AND SECHEW POWELL FEATURE BEGIN ON SPORTSNET NY THIS SUNDAY; “IRON HORSE” READYING FOR NEXT RING WAR SATURDAY AUGUST 5th AT MSG IN “NOW OR NEVER” CO-FEATURE; STUBHUB OFFERS EXCLUSIVE VIP BOXING EXPERIENCE FOR HBO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING
New York, July 28— The ring action will be as hot as the temperature in New York these days – sizzling – when DiBella Entertainment’s undefeated Dmitriy “Star of David” Salita headlines against Shad Howard on the latest (July 20th) edition of Broadway Boxing from the Grand Ballroom at Manhattan Center in New York City. The first broadcast will air on SportsNet New York this Sunday, July 30 at 8:00 PM. Here is the full schedule of air dates:
7/30/06 – 8 PM SportsNet New York
7/30/06 – 8 PM CT Comcast SN Chicago
8/2/06 – 7 PM Comcast SportsNet Southeast
8/3/06 – 12:30 PM Comcast SportsNet Southeast
8/5/06 – 11 PM SportsNet New York
8/12/06 – 2 PM Comcast Local – Detroit
8/16/06 – 9 PM Comcast Local – Detroit
8/16/06 – 8 PM PT Comcast SportsNet West
8/18/06 – 4 PM PT Comcast SportsNet West
8/21/06 – 3 PM PT Comcast SportsNet West
8/26/06 – 11:30 PM PT Comcast SportsNet West
Sechew “Iron Horse” Powell in Broadway Boxing Feature, Discussing Upcoming Aug. 5 Fight at MSG
The program will air a feature on Brooklyn’s undefeated Sechew “Iron Horse” Powell (20-0, 12 KO’s), who will be making his HBO debut against former World Champion and #1 world rated Kassim “The Dream” Ouma (24-2-1, 15 KO’s) next Saturday night, August 5, from the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York City. It is a highly anticipated junior middleweight affair featuring two of the most highly regarded fighters in the weight class. Both fighters are no strangers to the glitter of the international television stage, and look to make their presence felt in the junior middleweight division with a victory at the Mecca of Boxing. Powell has illustrated the knockout ability, ring savvy and determination to be a bona fide contender in his class. Ouma has defeated the likes of Kofi Jantuah, Marco Antonio Rubio, Verno Phillips and Carlos Bojorquez during an impressive ring career.
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All proceeds from the “Now or Never” Meet and Greet Experience will be donated to the Leavander Fund. The Leavander Fund was established in September of 2005 by DiBella Entertainment and the family of Leavander Johnson in order to support the essential needs and education of Leavander’s four children following his untimely death as a result of injuries sustained in his September 17, 2005 world title defense.