COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. Tickets for USA Boxing's USA vs. Ireland Northeastern Boxing Tour's second stop in Springfield, Mass. go on sale tomorrow, Friday, February 9 at 10:00 am EST. Being held at the MassMutual Center on Thursday, March 15, the night will be filled with excitement as an anticipated 10 bouts of boxing between the two powerhouse nations headline the evening, as well as Springfield's hometown AC/DC tribute band BACK IN BLACK kicking off the show and continuing to perform throughout the night.
"The MassMutual Center at MGM Springfield is thrilled to host Team USA and Team Ireland," stated MassMutual Center Executive Talia Spera. "Boxing has a rich history in this region and we are excited to provide these types of premier sports entertainment offerings to our City."
Tickets range in price from $35.00 for Upper Bowl seating to $100.00 for a limited premium seat at a ringside table. Seats in the Lower Bowl section of the MassMutual Center can be purchased for $50. Tickets can be purchased online here. Groups of 10 or more can enjoy select savings by calling Richard DeCusati at 413-271-3259.
The three-city boxing tour kicks off at Boston's Royale Entertainment Complex on March 12 and comes to a close on March 21 at the Manchester Downtown Hotel in Manchester, N.H. Anticipated Team USA boxers throughout the tour include 2017 Elite World Championship bronze medalist Troy Isley (Alexandria, Va.) and 2017 Elite World Championship team members Delante Johnson (Cleveland, Ohio) and Quinton Randall (Humble, Texas). Virginia Fuchs (Kemah, Texas), who won four international gold medals in 2017, headlines the American women's delegation. A full roster for both teams will be released in the coming weeks.