Dexter Marques sings his contract for the September 28 flyweight clash against Colombian Jose Antonio Jimenez at Durban Park. DURBAN Park will be transformed into a battle ground on September 28, when Guyana Boxing Board of Control host ‘Not in My House’ – a pro/am card that will see six bouts, headlined by Dexter ‘De Kid’ Marques.
The fighters, including Marques, inked their contracts yesterday at the headquarters of the GBBC on Avenue of the Republic, with the boxers all expressing excitement to showcase and let loose their fistic fury in Durban Park.
Marques, a flyweight whose is yet to step into the ring since his unanimous decision win over Dionis Martinez on January 20, 2018, will put his 17 wins and two losses record on the line against Colombian Jose Antonio Jimenez in a 10-round encounter.
The James Moore and James Walcott six-round light heavyweight clash will serve as the main undercard, while the other bouts will see Edmond ‘Wonder Boy’ DeClou squaring off with Kwesi Jones (catchweight), and Joel Williamson battling Keeve Allicock in a four-round super lightweight clash.
Welterweight, Anson Green is expected to come up against Raymond Wilburg of the USA (four rounds) and debutant, Pearline Lochan and Sharon Warde (four rounds) against each other.
The boxers on the amateur segment is yet to be finalised.
Admission for the event which will include a concert with surprise artists, is set at $2000. Bell time is 19:00hrs.
LINK ORIGINAL: Guyana Chronicle