CORNWALL, Ontario - Cornwall's Tony Luis will be live on television and in top shape for a tough boxing match in Memphis, Tenn. tonight.
Luis will fight rising star Ivan Redkach on the Showtime Network in the U.S.
Luis brings with him a record of 17-1 (seven knockouts) and is considered the World Boxing Association's 12th-ranked contender.
He'll be in tough against Redkach, a Ukrainian who now fights out of Los Angeles. He's ranked number 11 by the WBA and hasn't lost yet in 15 fights while knocking out 13 of his opponents.
Six of his knockouts came in the first round.
Since dropping his only fight last year, an eighth-round TKO, Luis has won back-to-back decisions after going to the judge's score cards.
Tonight's fight is available to Canadian subscribers of the Super Channel package.