"Quest For 50"
WORCESTER, Mass. (June 13, 2019) - The official weigh in was held today at Grille 57 for tomorrow night's "Quest For 50" card, presented by Shearns Boxing Promotions and Rivera Promotions Entertainment, at The Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts.
Three-time, two-division World Champion "El Gallo" Jose Antonio Rivera will fight in his 50th and final professional boxing event tomorrow night in his hometown of Worcester.
(L-R) - Jose Antonio Rivera, promoter Chuck Shearns and Travis Scott
MAIN EVENT - MIDDLEWEIGHTS (8)
"El Gallo" Jose Antonio Rivera (42-6-1, 25 KOs), Worcester, MA 159.6 lbs.
Travis "Sweet Feet" Scott (19-5, 5 KOs), Baton Rouge, LA 159 lbs.
CO-FEATURE - SUPER MIDDLEWEIGHTS (6)
Kendrick "Peppa" Ball, Jr. (12-1-2, 8 KOs), Worcester, MA 168.8 lbs.
Juan Celin Zapata (6-14-2, 4 KOs), Bronx, NY by way of Honduras 169.4 lbs.
Owen Minor (1-0, 1 KO), Worcester, MA 235 lbs.
Joseph Raposo (pro debut), Medford, MA 202 lbs..
VACANT NEW ENGLAND JUNIOR WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP (6)
Sydney "Keelo" Maccow (6-8, 3 KOs), Brooklyn, NY by way of Netherlands Antilles 144.8 lbs.
Anthony Everett (1-7, 1 KO), Lawrence, MA 145 lbs.
"The Special One" Sharrad Collier (1-0-1, 1 KO), Hartford, CT 148.8 lbs.
Bruno Dias (0-7), Woburn, MA lbs.
Elijah Peixoto (pro debut), East Providence, RI 141 lbs.
Carlos Galindo (1-10), Woburn, MA by way of Peru 127.6 lbs.
JUNIOR LIGHTWEIGHTS (4)
Philip Davis (1-1-1), Worcester, MA 129,.2 lbs.
Henry Garcia (0-2-1), New Bedford, MA 145.2 lbs.
TICKETS: Tickets, priced at $70.00 (ringside), $55.00 (mezzanine) and $40.00 (general admission), are available to purchase at www.ThePalladium.net and The Palladium box office.
SPONSORS: Lundgren Honda, Championsofhealth.usana.com, Raindrop Liquor, Michelob Ultra, Bay State Savings Bank, Vocero Hispano, Massachusetts Pirates, Office Mac, Chieftain Liquors, realtor Pamela LaPorte, Atty. Maria M. Rivera-Cotto, and Grille 57.
OTHER: Doors open at 6 p.m. ET, first bout 7 p.m. ET.
A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Worcester Boys' and Girls' Club
(Pictures by Emily Harney / Shearns Boxing Promotions & Rivera Promotions Entertainment)