Sampson Boxing, Paco Boxing
Announce Postponement Of April 24 Event In Las Vegas
Sampson Boxing and Paco Boxing regretfully announce the
postponement of their boxing event, originally scheduled for
Friday, April 24, 2020 at the Cannery Casino & Hotel in Las
“Fight Night at the Cannery” was to have featured
Argentina’s Alberto “Beto” Palmetta (13-1, 9 KOs) taking on
Tijuana, Mexico’s Jorge Alberto “El Chihuas” Brito (13-1, 8
KOs) in the 10-round welterweight main event, as well as
Colombia’s Yeis “El Tigre” Solano (15-0, 10 KOs) facing
Dominican Republic’s also undefeated Starling “El Poli”
Castillo (11-0, 8 KOs) in the 10-round super lightweight
co-main and Montevideo, Uruguay power puncher Amilcar “Pety”
Vidal (11-0, 10 KOs) against unbeaten Texan Donald Reed
(8-0-1, 5 KOs) in the 10-round middleweight opener.
“Although I am disappointed in this postponement, I am proud
to see the boxing community’s responding to the virus in
such a unified and responsible way,” said Sampson Lewkowicz.
“To the Boxing Hall of Fame and all my fellow promoters who
have had to postpone or cancel their events in the name of
fighter safety, I salute and look forward to many more
unforgettable nights of boxing when this is all over.”
Lewkowicz says he will announce a new date when conditions
are once again favorable to live events.