All Star Boxing Returns To So. Cal
By William Trillo
After a two year hiatus due to the pandemic, promoter Ed
Holmes is bringing back his long time "Battle Of The
Rising Stars" promotion to the Los Angeles area tonight,
April 2nd, at The Commerce Casino. The local fights were
a staple in So Cal for 20 years before it was hit with
the shutdown. Now back and ready to go Holmes promises a
full night of action packed boxing in what is expected
to be a full house.
Not to be missed is the hot lightweight prospect Armand
Manuelian (2-0, 2 KO's). Manuelian will take a a
seasoned 19 fight veteran in Mario Aguirre. Trained by
Shadeed Suluki, Manuelian is a fighter you might want to
keep an eye on.
Tickets for the show can still be purchased by calling
323-816-6200. Doors open at 5pm with the first fight set
to take place at 6;30pm.