Christian Carto Returns On Aug. 3
Showboat Hotel In Atlantic City
Wildly popular bantamweight Christian Carto returns to
action in a six-round bout on Saturday, August 3rd at The
brand new Carousel Room inside the Showboat Hotel in
The card, which is promoted by Rising Star Promotions, marks
the 2nd card over a 14-day period at The Showboat. The show
will come on the heels of the July 20th card, which will be
headlined by world-ranked junior middleweight, Thomas
Carto of Philadelphia has a record of 17-1 with 11
knockouts. Carto, who graduated from nearby St. Augustine
Prep, will be making his much anticipated return after his
last outing on February 8th in Philadelphia
The 22 year-old Carto won his 1st 17 bouts, which was
highlighted by victories over Alonso Melendez (14-1) and
James Smith (12-1).
In a co-feature bout, Yurik Mamedov will be in action in a
eight-round welterweight bout.
Mamedov of Brooklyn via Russia, has a record 11-1 with three
The 28 year-old Mamedov is making his 2nd start of 2019, and
is coming off a six-round unanimous decision over Jordan
Rosario on March 23rd at The Showboat.
Also seeing action in an eight-round co-feature will be
super middleweight contender, Derrick Webster.
Webster (28-2, 14 KOs) of Glassboro, New Jersey, will be
making his 6th appearance in Atlantic City.
The 10 year-professional has quality wins over Obodai Sai
(23-1), Thomas Awimbono (25-5-1), Frankie Filippone
(25-5-1), and Francisco Cordero (38-9)
Appearing in six-round bouts will be
Nahir Albright (7-1, 2 KOs) Sicklerville, NJ in a
Juan Rodriguez (13-7, 5 KOs) of Union City, NJ fights
Anthony Prescott (8-8-3, 2 KOs) of Cherry Hill, NJ in a
Dan Murray (4-2) of Lanoka Harbor, NJ in a junior
In four-round bouts:
Nafear Charles (1-0) of Philadelphia in a lightweight bout.
Daiyaan Butt (3-0, 1 KO) of Philadelphia in a junior
Ry'Shine Collins (2-0, 2 KOs) of Philadelphia in a
Marcos Lugo (0-2) of Milville, NJ in a lightweight
All opponents will be announced shortly.