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“PANDEMONIUM AT THE PALLADIUM 2” Press Conference Quotes and Pictures

(L-R) – Kendrick Ball, Jr., Khiary Gray, Denzel Whitley, Kenny Larson, Jimmy Williams and Keno Luna

(Pictures by Emily Harney/Fightography)

WORCESTER, Mass. (December 6, 2023) – Granite Chin Promotions (GCP) hosted a press conference today at Mackao Restaurant in Worcester (MA) to promote Saturday evening’s “Pandemonium at The Palladium 2” card at the famed Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts.

All of the action will be streamed live on GCP has partnered with Project New Hope, a Worcester-based charity that supports veterans and their families.

“This is a great card to end the year,” GCP president Chris Traietti said opening the press conference. “We’re back at the Palladium for the second of many shows to come. We plan to make the Palladium our second home.”

Tickets are on sale and available for purchase online at Limited tickets may be available to buy at the Palladium Box Office on fight night.

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. ET.

Fighters’ quotes and pictures below:

Denzel “Double Impact” Whitley (12-0, 7 KOs), Holyoke, MA: “I want to thank Granite Chin for putting on this show with me headlining. There’s a lot of great talent fighting here. I’m glad me and Kenny are fighting. We were supposed to fight before but didn’t happen until now. I’m in top shape and ready to go.”

Kenny “Lionheart” Larson (7-0-1, 5 KOs), Salem, MA: “I’m glad Denzel and I are fighting. I know it’s going to be exciting. Anybody who has watched me fight knows what I bring into the ring. And I’m happy to be fighting one of the best around.”

Kendrick “Peppa” Ball, Jr. (21-1-3, 12 KOs), Worcester, MA: “I’m excited to be fighting on this card with Keno and Khiary. It’s a good card with a lot of talented fighters. It’s been a tough month for me, so I just want to get in there, win and then celebrate. Don’t blink!”

Khiary “Too Sharp” Gray (17-6, 13 KOs), Worcester, MA: “I want to thank Jimmy for taking this fight. This fight has been brewing and it’s finally happening. We’re going to put on a show. I want it to be the Fight of the Night. Don’t miss it!”

Jimmy “The Quiet Storm” Williams (18-13-2, 6 KOs): “This is going to be a great fight. Me and Khiary are now really meeting. I know Khiary is coming to fight. I’m coming to beat him.”

Keno Luna (pro debut), Worcester, MA: “I’m excited to be fighting on this card in my pro debut. Saturday night I’ll be ready to go.”


Twitter: @Granite_Chin



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