FALLON — The city of Fallon and Let’s Get It On Promotions announced Tuesday the fourth annual Rural Rumble Fallon Fights 2011 on Aug. 27 at the Churchill County Fairgrounds.
Headlining the card is Derek Hinkey (8-2, 7 KOs) of McDermitt, Nev. Hinkey will be making his return to the ring after a prolonged layoff due to a hand injury. Hinkey will take on the experienced and tough Anthony “Powerhouse” Bartinelli (20-14-2,13 KOs) of Phoenix, Ariz., in a six-round middleweight bout.
In a light-heavyweight matchup, Reno’s Carlos Gaytan (2-0-1, 2 KOs) will be facing San Jose, Calif.’s Anthony Johnson (4-0, 1 KO).
In a separate bout, highly regarded amateur Carlos Vasquez of Reno will be making his pro debut against Vincente Medellin (1-0) of Los Angeles.
In a local boxing matchup, cruiserweights Carey “Bubba” Dupree (0-1) of Reno and Jack “The Motor” Montgomery (0-1) of Winnemucca will face off.
Tickets are available by calling 423-4556. Advance tickets cost $10 for children (ages 6 to 17) and $12 for adults or $12 for children and $15 for adults at gate. Ringside tables cost $50 and VIP tables cost $500. All bouts subject to change.