May 29, 2012 -
The Tropicana will present a boxing card Friday, June 1, as part of Atlantic City’s first-ever Multi-Cultural Heritage Festival.
The main event of the “Summer Super Brawl” features Dennis “The Assassin” Hasson (13-0-0/5 KOs) versus George “The Rooster” Armenta (14-8-0/11 KOs) in a 10-round super middleweight.
A Philadelphia fighter will be boxing in the eight-round co-main event, super bantamweight “Pretty Boy” Coy Evans (10-1-1/2 KOs). And opponent for Evans hasn’t been named yet.
The undercard features 5-foot-10, 235-pound heavyweight Joey “The Polish Thunder” Dawejko (6-0-1/2 KOs. There will be a women’s fight. And two South Jersey boxers, Atlantic City super middleweight Antwyan Aikens (4-0-0/1 KO) and Millville’s featherweight Joshua Reyes (1-0-0/0 KOs) are also scheduled to climb between the ropes.
Doors open at 7 p.m., with the first bout slated for 8 p.m. Tickets are priced at $40, $55, $65 and $100 and can be purchased at the Tropicana Box Office, by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or Dee Lee Promotions, LLC. at 856-692-1206.