Filipino promotional outfit ALA Promotions have announced that they are set to return to Dubai for a summer extravaganza under their "Pinoy Pride" banner with the show expected to grow their successful brand and build on the success of last years Dubai show, which was "Pinoy Pride 27".
At the moment the full details of the show haven't been released but there has enough made public to get excited about.
Firstly the show is scheduled for June 12th and will be held at the Dubai World Trade Centre, like the first event. Though it has been booked for a bigger hall than last years show which was apparently sold out with many fans being turned away at the door.
Secondly some of the fighters on the show have been named. These have been Super Bantamweight hopeful Albert Pagara (23-0, 16), his older brother Jason Pagara (35-2, 22), himself a world ranked Light Welterweight, and the highly touted teenager Mark Magsayo (10-0, 8). At the moment however none of the fighters have had their opponents named, sadly though it does seem likely they will be in showcase bouts ahead of possible bigger bouts at home later in the year.
From what we understand if this event is as successful as last year's then ALA will be coming back to Dubai in the near future as they look to extend the Pinoy Pride brand which has been a highlight for Filipino fans in recent years.
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