JOSEPH DIAZ, JR. & JASON QUIGLEY ATTEND A SPECIAL SCREENING OF THE WEINSTEIN COMPANY’S “HANDS OF STONE”
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LOS ANGELES (Aug. 16, 2016) – Undefeated top contenders, NABF Featherweight Champion Joseph “Jojo” Diaz, Jr. and middleweight rising star, Jason “El Animal” Quigley, who are set to fight on the undercard of Canelo vs. Smith on September 17, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, attendend a special screening of The Weinstein Company’s HANDS OF STONE Hosted At The Grove In Los Angeles on August 15, 2016.
HANDS OF STONE, the true story of boxing legend Roberto Duran. Starring EDGAR RAMIREZ, ROBERT DE NIRO and USHER RAYMOND. In theaters Aug 26. Rated R.
Synopsis: HANDS OF STONE follows the life of Roberto Duran (Edgar Ramirez), the Panamanian fighter who made his professional debut in 1968 as a 16 year-old and retired in 2002 at the age of 50. In June 1980, he defeated Sugar Ray Leonard (Usher Raymond) to capture the WBC welterweight title, but shocked the boxing world by returning to his corner in their November rematch, famously saying the words “no mas (no more.)