Bethlehem Boxer's Title Defense Scheduled at Sands
WBC Continental Americas champion Ronald Cruz of Bethlehem will defend his title on September 21 against Antwun Smith at Sands Event Center.
A Bethlehem boxer who currently holds the WBC Continental Americas welterweight title will defend that championship in a bout at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on September 21, The Express-Times reported.
Ronald Cruz won his championship belt at the Sands on June 1 in a 12-round decision over Pernice Brewer. He will defend the title against Antwun Smith in another scheduled 12-round main event for Friday Night Fights at the Sands.
Cruz is undefeated at 17-0. This will be the third time he has fought professionally in his home town.