McCourry on May 20 boxing card


Pasadena super middleweight "Irish" Carson McCourry is among the fighters scheduled to appear at Round One Promotions' dinner/boxing show on Wednesday, May 20, at Michael's 8th Avenue.

McCourry will meet Richard Duke of Virginia in a four-round bout.

In other fights, Cecil Sims of Baltimore will meet Keith King of Virginia in a six-round light heavyweight battle. Welterweight George Greenhow of Washington will face Chris Lucas of Rockville in another six-rounder.

Junior middleweight Gerard Jordon of Loch Raven will meet Mike Duncan of Washington in a four-rounder, and "Punching" Pete Purdy of New Jersey will square off against Elvis Deloach of Virginia in a four-round light heavyweight bout.

In the main event, middleweight Gerry Walker of Loch Raven will appear in a six-rounder against an undetermined opponent.

Matchmaker Josh Hall said popular Glen Burnie junior welterweight Chuck Sturm (22-3-1), who hasn't fought since November 1990 because of an eye injury, may make his comeback on the June 25 card at Michael's.

For information on the upcoming show, call 760-2699. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with the fights beginning around 8:15.

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