Rising Unbeaten Super Bantamweight Darren “The Gift” Cunningham III will fight for the NABF Junior title as the co-main event. Former Pro Boxer to make debut as fight promoter.
Decatur, GA. August 3, 2021. Bey Bros Promotions and Jay Cooper Entertainment present “Showdown in A-Town” Fight Night on Saturday, August 14th at the Cosmopolitan Premier Lounge 4525 Glenwood Rd. Decatur, GA 30032. This is the debut professional boxing event of Bey Bros Promotions who’s owned by former pro boxer, Cortez Bey. This exciting evening of professional boxing is headlined by two rising stars:
Undefeated middleweight, Lorenzo “Truck” Simpson of Baltimore, MD (9-0, 5 KOs) as the main event and St. Louis’ native, Darren “The Gift” Cunningham III, undefeated super bantamweight, (13-0, 7 KOs) will fight for his first title under the National American Boxing Federation (NABF), a federation within the World Boxing Council (WBC). In addition to these two heavy hitting bouts, Atlanta’s own middleweight, Quatavious Cash (13-2-0) returns to the ring and Atlanta’s, Najee Lopez, cruiserweight contender, will make his pro debut.
Promoter, Cortez Bey, gave us a little insight into the night, which promises lots of fireworks. “We’ve got some great fighters from around the country, some Atlanta hometown favorites, and some top talent coming from out of town to definitely put on a show,” he said,” we want the audience to witness, firsthand, the next household name, the next world champion, the next Pay-Per-View star.” Co-Promoter, Jay Cooper of Jay Cooper Entertainment, said, “The fight fans are in for a treat. We have a few special guests attending. This will be great entertainment for the city.”
Tickets are still available for purchase at https://www.freshtix.com/events/showdown-in-a-town. Doors open at 5 PM; first bout begins at 6:00 PM. For more information on Showdown in A-Town, visit www.beybropromotions.com or Twitter @elogroupllc.