Joel Diaz Jr. Returns December 20th in Queens


New York, NY (11/06/13) – On December 20, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson’s SMS Promotions will host a special Friday night of boxing at the beautiful Resorts World Casino NYC in Jamaica, Queens.  Titled “Big Apple Boxing,” it is 50 Cent’s second card held at the recently built casino.


The main event will feature undefeated super feather weight contender Joel Diaz Jr. (13-0, 11KO) in a 10 round WBC Youth title bout against Wanzell Ellison from Newark, NJ (9-0, 5KO).


The card also highlights undefeated and upcoming prospects including Super bantamweight Thomas Snow (15-1, 10KO) and SMS promoted fighters light middleweight Emmanuelle De Jesus (8-0, 5KO), light welterweight Luis Olivares (6-0, 4KO), light welterweight Donte Strayhorn (3-1),  and light weight Ryan Martin (1-0, 1KO).


Opponents for the above fighters will be announced soon.


 “The first Big Apple Boxing event at Resorts was so successful we had to come back and do it again,” stated 50 Cent.  “It’s going to be a great night in Queens, NY.”


The December 20 card marks the second solo promoted event by SMS Promotions. New York fight fans are in for an exciting Friday night!


Doors open at 6pm and the first bout is scheduled for 7pm.


All fights and fighters are subject to change.


Tickets for the event go on sale today and are priced at $350.00, $125.00, $85.00 and $35.00.  The $350.00 ticket holders will also receive a pair of autographed SMS Street by 50 Cent on ear headphones.


Tickets are available for purchase by calling Resorts World Casino NYC at (718) 215-2828 or by visiting:


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