Hey all you boxing fans out there, its the opening season of Daily News – Golden Gloves Boxing Championship. “Friday Night at the Fights” begins in the heart of Brooklyn on February, 4th, 2011 at the Cultural Performing Arts Center (CPAC). CPAC is located at 1020 East 48th Street (corner of Farragut Rd.), Brooklyn, NY 11203. First fight begins at 7pm.
Golden Gloves boxing tournaments have been a stepping stone to professional boxing careers for many amateur boxers. Former National Golden Gloves champions include Muhammad Ali, Sugar Ray Leonard, Evander Holyfield, Mike Tyson, Roy Jones Jr, Oscar De La Hoya and Floyd Mayweather Jr, just to name a few. Intercity, Regional and National Golden Gloves Tournaments give boxing fans a chance to see some of the best young amateur boxers in the United States go toe to toe. There will be at least five featured fights for the night in each elimination tournament.
Tickets are on sale for $40.00 per person.