World-Class Professional Boxing will be returning to Pittsburgh’s Rivers Casino on Saturday, July 14 in “Rivers Rumble 3.” Former IBA World Super Featherweight Title Champion, Monty Meza-Clay, will go toe-to-toe with current title contender, Emmanuel “The Butcher” Lucero, in the Rivers Casino Amphitheater, presented by eight-time world champion Roy Jones Jr., in association with TNT Promotions. The event will feature a night of professional boxing by the river with a full card of action-packed bouts.
Pittsburgh’s own Meza-Clay (32W-3L-21KO), is the highest ranked and most popular professional fighter in the tri-state area. Lucero (26W-10L-14KO), of Mexico City, is best known for his IBF World Title clash with current boxing Pound-For-Pound King Manny “Pac Man” Pacquiao and his victory over former Champion Rogers Mtagwa.
Also included on the fight card for Rivers Rumble 3 is Super Middleweight Morgan “Big Chief” Fitch, Light Heavyweight Jaque “Lights Out” Lutz, Welterweight Billy “The Boilermaker” Hutchinson, Junior Middleweight Sammy Vasquez Jr., Middleweight Lennox “2 Sharpe” Allen and Cruiserweight Josh “The Handsome Hitman” Himes.
Tickets are now available for the Rivers Rumble 3 and can be purchased at www.ticketalternative.com or in the Rivers Casino Gift Shop. Ticket prices are: $100 for Gold Ringside seating, $60 for Silver Reserved seating and $35 for General Admission. For VIP seating, please call 724-840-0249. Gates open at 6:30pm, and the first bell rings at approximately 7:30pm. All ages are welcome to attend the event; guests must be 21 years or older to enter the casino and its parking garage.
Rivers Casino will also be holding a weigh-in party with all the boxers present for stand offs and interviews on Friday, July 13 at 7:00pm in the Wheelhouse Bar and Grill.