Sullivan Barrera To Face Paul Parker Saturday, April 15
Uncasville, CT: Sullivan Barrera (18-1, 13 KOs), the exciting Miami-based light heavyweight from Cuba, will return to HBO Latino Boxing on Saturday, April 15 at Mohegan Sun's Uncas Ballroom against Toledo, OH native Paul "Pay Per View" Parker (8-1, 4 KOs). Barrera will look to build on his thrilling knockout victory on HBO Latino® Boxing in Decemberover previously unbeaten prospect Vyacheslav Shabranskyy, while the prospect Parker looks to make a statement in the biggest challenge of his career to date. The HBO Latino Boxing telecast begins at (live ET/tape-delayed PT).
Barrera, 35, of
Parker, 32, has had an impressive career thus far since his professional debut in 2012. His only loss was a third-round TKO against Shabranskyy in June of 2015. He rebounded in early 2016 with an eight-round split decision victory over Lionell "Lonnie B" Thompson.
In the televised co-feature, Russian slugger Arif "The Predator" Magomedov (18-1, 11
Espadas, 26, is from
The event is part of the "Mohegan Sun's Rising Stars Boxing Series" presented by Mohegan Sun and Main Events. The exciting joint-venture, which features boxing prospect from