Prospect Jr. Middleweight, John Jackson (16-1) will face a crafty Tony Hirsch (14-5-2), in the main event at the Mark C Marin Center in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. It all happens Saturday, Aug. 17 at 8:00 p.m. EST, and will be viewed worldwide on GoFightLive TV.
Also, on the card will be John's brother, Julius. Both Julius and John are the son's of the Legendary Julius Jackson, considered to be one of the most powerful pound-for-pound punchers in the history of boxing.
When John Jackson steps into the ring, he will be facing a tough Tony Hirsch, who is on current two fight winning streak. Hirsch wants to redeem himself and show the world how tough a fighter he is after suffering losses to Demetrius Andrade and Shawn Estrada.
For John Jackson, who has won his last three bouts, and had a solid win over previously unbeaten Cerresso Fort. His goal is his dream, to follow in the shadow of his father.