Edwin "La Bomba" Rodriguez (27-1, 18 KOs) will take on undefeated Michael Seals (19-0, 14 KOs) Friday, Nov. 13 on Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on SpikeTV. The event will take place @ MGM Resorts International, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Televised coverage will begin at 9 p.m. ET/PT. This is a light heavyweight bout scheduled for 10 rounds of boxing.
Rodriguez, is coming into the fight as the winner of his last three bouts. In his last fight he defeated Craig Baker in May by a third round TKO. His only lost is to WBA Super World super middleweight title holder Andre Ward in 2013. He is an accomplished amateur who won a 2006 National Golden Gloves gold medal and a 2005 U.S. National Championship gold medal.
Michael Seals is currently undefeated sporting a 74% knockout ratio. In his last 11 fights he has 10 knockouts the last fight went to the cards against Carlos Reyes. Seals won by a 6 round UD and has never gone past 6 rounds.Seals, played college football at the University of Alabama A&M before getting his start in boxing and turning pro in 2008 when he defeated Ousman McClain by a 2nd RD TKO.
Tickets for the event, which is promoted by DiBella Entertainment, are priced at $62.95, $48.95, $34.95 and $20.95, plus tax and service charges. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at the Beau Rivage Theatre box office, www.ticketmaster.com or by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.