| Demetrius Andrade and Freddy Hernandez
BRONX, NY (JANUARY,24, 2013) The final press conference for this Friday night’sShoBox: The New Generation
double-header was held Wednesday afternoon at The Inn at Fox Hollow in Woodbury, New York. Among the fighters in attendance for the large gathering of media were Demetrius “Boo Boo”
Andrade, Freddy “EL Riel” Hernandez, Ray “Tito” Serrano, Cletus “The Hebrew Hammer” Seldin and Alan Gotay along with promoters Joe DeGuardia of Star Boxing and Banner Promotions’ Artie Pellulo.
Andrade vs. Hernandez, a 10-round bout for the vacant WBO Inter-Continental Junior Middleweight Title will take place Friday, January 25 at The Paramount in Huntington, New York. In a matchup of once-beaten junior welterweights in the televised 10-round co-feature, Raymond Serrano of Philadelphia meets Emmanuel Taylor of Edgewood, Md. The off-TV undercard will feature numerous Long Island prospects including Cletus Seldin, Raul Nuncio and Alan Gotay.
The event will be broadcast on ShoBox: The New Generation this Friday, Jan. 25, live on SHOWTIME® (10 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the West Coast). Promoted by Star Boxing® and Banner Promotions.
Chris DeBlasio, Showtime Networks Inc., (212) 708-1633
Annie Van Tornhout, Showtime Networks Inc., (212) 708-1663
Nicole Chayet, Showtime Networks Inc., (212) 708-7319
John Beyrooty, Brener Zwikel & Assoc./SHOWTIME, (562) 233-7477
Matt Donovan, Brener Zwikel & Assoc./SHOWTIME, (818) 462-5613
Bernie Bahrmasel, Star Boxing/Double B Publicity, (718) 823-2000/(773) 592-2986
ABOUT THE FOX HOLLOW
Nestled upon 8 private acres of Long Island’s north shore is the Fox Hollow which features a state of the art event venue, fine dining restaurant and an all-suite luxury boutique hotel. Owned & operated by the Scotto Brothers, their Above & Beyond philosophy in providing each & every guest with superior services and amenities is paramount. Visit the Fox Hollow online at www.TheFoxHollow.com & www.TheInnAtFoxHollow.com
ABOUT STAR BOXING:
Star Boxing Inc. is celebrating its 20th Anniversary in 2012. Star Boxing has worked to produce some of the most exciting and memorable boxing events in recent history. Star has continued to work with and develop a number of very exciting world champions, world rated contenders and young prospects. Star has consistently brought credibility, integrity, and exciting fights to the boxing industry. For more information on Star Boxing, visit their official website at www.StarBoxing.com and follow them on Twitter @ Star Boxing and Facebook at Star Boxing.
ABOUT THE PARAMOUNT:
Opened September 30, 2011 this 1,555 capacity live entertainment venue located in downtown Huntington, Long Island, features concerts, boxing, comedy, community and other special events. Booked by Live Nation, the Paramount has hosted over 150 events in its first year of operation and quickly established itself as the premier music venue on Long Island. Some recent acts to take the stage include Pitbull, Taking Back Sunday, The Pixies,