Former middleweight champion Kelly Pavlik is hosting an amateur boxing card this Friday at The Embassy on Youngstown - Poland Road.

The event billed as "Ohio vs Michigan" expects to feature 12 bouts including six local fighters. The show features a half dozen nationally ranked amateur fighters according to Pavlik, and is scheduled the night before the Ohio State - Michigan football game.

The show begins at 7:00pm with doors opening at 6:00 pm.

General admission tickets are $25.00 & VIP tables are available for $500.00