TOWN Residential Teams with Roc Nation Sports to Present the Premiere of Throne Boxing
The evening of live boxing and star-studded entertainment will be nationally televised on Fox Sports 1 on January 9, 2015 from The Theater at Madison Square Garden
TOWN Residential, New York’s leading luxury real estate services firm, has partnered with Roc Nation Sports to present the debut throne boxing event on January 9 from The Theater at Madison Square Garden. Fox Sports 1 will broadcast the event live beginning at 10:00pm ET/7:00pm PST.
The main event of the evening will feature undefeated Dusty “The Beltway Boriqua” Hernandez-Harrison (24-0, 13 KO’s), of Washington, D.C., facing Tommy “The Razor” Rainone (22-5-1, 4 KO’s) of Plainview, New York in a ten-round bout for the vacant WBC Continental Americas Welterweight Championship.
The co-featured bout pits 2008 Bahamian Olympian Tureano Johnson (16-1, 11 KO’s) against Colombia’s Alex Theran (17-1, 10 KO’s) in a ten-round for the vacant WBC Silver Middleweight and the vacant WBA International Middleweight Championships.
The evening will feature a performance from Roc Nation’s Fabolous, continuous music from hit producer DJ Mustard and the event will be hosted by Roc Nation multi-media personality and “Voice of New York” Angie Martinez. Celebrities and VIPs will be seated in the TOWN Residential Luxury Ring-Side Rows along with a crowd of boxing and music fans.
Fabolous, who graced the December cover of Vibe magazine, has two platinum albums (2001’s Ghetto Fabolous and 2003’s Street Dreams) and two Gold (2004’s Real Talk and 2007’s From Nothin’ to Somethin’) to his long list of credits. Brooklyn born and bred, Fabolous was among the first east coast rappers influenced by Southern hip hop sounds. The Brooklyn Native recently released his young OG project
With a signature sound, DJ Mustard has constructed a registry of hits for chart-toppers including Tyga, 2 Chainz, Young Jeezy, Kid Ink; and collaborated with Jennifer Lopez, T-Pain, Trey Songz, and more.
Angie Martinez is recognized as one of the most influential personalities in popular culture and multi-media. Martinez’s nearly 20 years of on-air hosting experience has led her to become the media trailblazer she is today: multimedia host, spokeswoman, actress, recording artist, author and philanthropist.
Legendary ring announcer Michael Buffer is scheduled to kick off the main event with his hallmark “Let’s get ready to rumble!”
Celebrities and VIP’s will be invited to mingle and enjoy the evening from the TOWN Residential Lounge.
$1 from each ticket sold will be donated to the Muhammad Ali Center, an interactive multicultural center that promotes respect, hope, and understanding while inspiring children and adults alike to be as great as they can be.
Roc Nation Sports management division, a sub-division of Roc Nation in partnership with CAA Sports, focuses on elevating athletes’ careers on a global scale both on and off the field. Roc Nation Sports conceptualizes and executes marketing and endorsement deals, community outreach, charitable tie-ins, media relations and brand strategy. Roc Nation Sports’ roster includes premier athletes such as Robinson Cano, Skylar Diggins, Kevin Durant, Geno Smith, Dez Bryant, Victor Cruz, Ndamukong Suh, CC Sabathia, Hakeem Nicks, Rusney Castillo, James Young, and Yoenis Cespedes.
About TOWN Residential: TOWN is a top-ranked, fully integrated Manhattan real estate services firm created through the partnership of Founder and Owner Andrew Heiberger and Founder and CEO Joseph Sitt, specializing in luxury residential sales and leasing and the marketing, sales and leasing of new developments. An integral part of the New York real estate landscape, TOWN has a team that exceeds 640 licensed professionals and staff in the newly opened corporate headquarters at 25 West 39th Street and ten neighborhood offices: TOWN Greenwich Village, at 530 LaGuardia Place; TOWN SoHo, an 1886 landmarked corner storefront at 337 West Broadway; TOWN 79th Street, a corner storefront at 239 East 79th Street on the Upper East Side; TOWN West Village, a trophy office at 446 West 14thStreet; TOWN Astor Place, a block-storefront space overlooking historic Astor Place in the Gwathmey Siegel-designed Sculpture for Living at 26 Astor Place; TOWN Fifth Avenue, located in the prestigious Crown Building at 730 Fifth Avenue at 57thStreet; TOWN Flatiron, located at 110 Fifth Avenue and 16th Street; TOWN Greenwich Street, nestled in the heart of the Financial District at 88 Greenwich Street; and TOWN Gramercy Park at historic 33 Irving Place. For more information about these offices and TOWN Residential, visit