Atlantic City, New Jersey – On Saturday night, March 25th, Kristian Prenga will take on Former World Title Challenger Santander Silgado for a WBA Regional Title as well as The NBA Continental Heavyweight titles. This fight will headline a big night of boxing at Boardwalk Hall
Rising Star Promotions is in charge of promoting the fight card.
Prenga, from Mirdite, Albania, has a record of 12-1, all of which came via knockout. The 32-year-old has knocked out Jaime Barajas (2-0-2) with tremendous power, and his most recent fight was on November 12, 2022 in Atlantic City, when he drilled Alvin Davie in two rounds.
With 26 knockouts, Silgado of Belle Glade, Florida, has a 32-14 record. Lawrence Chapman (19-4-2-), Cesar Dario Heredia (5-1-1), Rodolfo De Dominicis (21-3-1), and Williams Otando were all defeated by the 37-year-old. Denis Lebedev was Silgado’s opponent for the WBA Cruiserweight title.
Salim Larbi, who is from Rahway, New Jersey via France and has a record of 22-11-3 with 8 knockouts, will fight Anthony Prescott, who is from Cherry Hill, New Jersey and has a record of 9-8-3 with 2 knockouts.
Unbeaten flyweight Anthony Johns (5-0, 4 KOs) of Newark, New Jersey will face an unidentified opponent in a six-round contest.
In six-round bouts, as well:
In a super welterweight matchup, Queens, New York’s Isaah Flaherty (5-0, 3KOs) takes on Philadelphia, Pennsylvania’s Dewayne Williams (3-6-1, 3KOs).
In a welterweight fight, Philadelphia’s Tahmir Smalls (9-0, 6 KOs) takes on an unidentified opponent.
In four-round Bouts:
In a featherweight fight, Joseph Adorno Del Valle (0-0-1) of Vega Alta, Puerto Rico takes on Malik Nelson (3-0, 3 knockouts). Nelson is from Perth Amboy, New Jersey.
Piscataway’s Gabriel Greene (1-0, 1KO). In a fight at super featherweight, Joshua Maldonado Garcia (1-3), of Vega Alta, Puerto Rico, is boxed by New Jersey.
Francisco Rodriguez, a professional debuting super featherweight from Pleasantville, New Jersey, and super welterweight Justin Figueroa, both of Atlantic City (3-0, 3 KOs); Bryce Davis, a junior welterweight from New Rochelle, New York (4-0, 3 KOs); Philadelphia heavyweight Derek Starling is 5-1 with 4 knockouts.