BoxNation to Air Friday Night’s ShoBox: The New Generation Telecast from Kansas Star Casino
UK’s Popular 24/7 Boxing Channel Picks up Uzbek Crusher Shoh Ergashev vs American Slickster Mykal Fox and Bantamweight Championship Battle Between Texan Jesse Angel Hernandez and the UK’s Thomas Patrick Ward
Friday night’s ShoBox: The New Generation telecast will also be shown live in the UK and Ireland on the BoxNation boxing channel (3 am UK time).
Emanating from the Kansas Star Casino in Mulvane, Kansas, the event will feature a 10-round super lightweight showdown between undefeated prospects Shoh Ergashev (15-0, 14 KOs) of Uzbekistan and Maryland’s Mykal Fox (19-0, 5 KOs) and a 10-round super bantamweight battle for the WBA-NABA Championship between Fort Worth’s rugged Jesse Angel Hernandez (12-1, 7 KOs) and Britain’s Thomas Patrick Ward (25-0, 4 KOs).
The US-based commentary team will consist of Barry Tompkins calling the action from ringside with Steve Farhood and former world champion Raul Marquez serving as expert analysts.
BoxNation – The Channel of Champions – is a 24-hour dedicated boxing subscription television channel, available in the United Kingdom and Ireland on TalkTalk Plus TV: Channel 415, Sky: Channel 427, Virgin Media: Channel 546 and BT: Channel 415. For more information on BoxNation, visit their website HERE.
Event promoter Dmitriy Salita of Salita Promotions says the addition of BoxNation is a welcome bonus for his fighters on the card, Ergashev and Hernandez.
“BoxNation picking up the event will allow Shoh and Jesse to also display their talents to European fight fans and increase their worldwide profiles. They are both in against top-level opponents who will seriously test them. I’m happy BoxNation decided to pick up this terrific event. It’s a great opportunity for all the fighters on the telecast to become bigger stars around the world.”
Weights from Kansas Star Casino
in Wichita, Kansas
Shohjahon Ergashev 142 lbs. vs. Mykal Fox 142 lbs.
Jesse Angel Hernandez 121 lbs. vs. Thomas Patrick Ward 121.8 lbs.
WBA-NABA Super Bantamweight Championship
Nico Hernandez 112 lbs. vs. Victor Trejo Garcia 110.6 lbs.
Elena Savelyeva 112.4 lbs. vs. Tatiana Williams 116 lbs.
Bakhtiyar Eyubov 142.6 lbs. vs. Jose Luis Rodriguez 138 lbs.
Apti Davtaev 254 lbs. vs. Richard Carmack NA
Izim Izbaki 237 lbs. vs. Matt Foster NA
Venue: Kansas Star Casino, Wichita, KS
TV: SHOWTIME (10:00 pm ET)
Live Stream: UFC Fight Pass (7:30 pm ET)
Promoter: Salita Promotions
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