Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 11/17/14
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On Saturday, February 23, world championship boxing returns to the Motor City when Golden Boy Promotions and Mayweather Promotions present an evening of world championship action at The Masonic Temple Theatre which will feature Three-Time and Two-Division World Champion Devon Alexander "The Great" defending his IBF Welterweight World Championship against British star and number one rated IBF welterweight contender Kell Brook in a fight that will be televised live on SHOWTIME. The fight has been set for quite some time, but right here you can find all of the presser notes, photos and quotes, as the final site and venue have just been determined. The co-main event will see Detroit's own Cornelius "K9" Bundrage defending his IBF Junior Middleweight World Championship against Las Vegas' Ishe "Sugar Shay" Smith. Also featured will be an all-Michigan battle as unbeaten Detroit prospect J'Leon Love takes on former World Champion Bronco McKart of Monroe in a 10-round middleweight bout wh...
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