The Fistic Mystic has cofirmed with multiple sources that negotiations for a Shobox event at Grand Casino in Hinckley, Minnesota are in progress. The planned date is August 6th.
To date the fighters slated to appear on this John Beninati-matched boxing card are Chris Avalos (16-0 with 13 kayos), Lateef Kayode (12-0 with 11 kayos), and Michael Anderson (6-0-1 with 4 kayos). Local matchmaker Cory Rapacz suggests that the card may also include a measure of local talent.
Stay tuned for further developments, including an official confirmation.