If the opening event of this year is any indication of what’s to come, 2011 is sure to bring exciting and competitive match ups that will have fans buzzing throughout. ESPN will kick off its season from COX pavilion in Las Vegas on Friday, January 7th with a live transmission of a junior welterweight showdown between two hot prospects Mauricio Herrera and Ruslan Provodnikov.
Born in Odessa, Ukraine in 1962, Igor Frank,
resides in Burbank, California with his family. He is a current member of the Board of Directors of the World Boxing Hall of Fame. Igor Frank is a boxing writer for the Burbank Times, 411mania.com, pound4pound.com and other boxing publications and internet websites.