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"FIGHT NIGHT AT THE FAIR" NEWS CONFERENCE PHOTOS
NYS Fair director Dan O'Hara announces pro boxing show on Sept. 2ndNYS Assemblyman Bill Magee shares his enthusiasm as the fair announces pro boxing as an additional event in this year's entertainment lineup.Christy Martin address the media after announcing she will be one of the headliners at "Fight Night at the Fair."(left to right) Assemblyman Magee, CES president Jimmy Burchfield, Martin, fair director O'Hara, Canastota Mayor Todd Rouse and Hall director Ed Brophy join together in promoting the up-coming live boxing card on Sept. 2nd.Jimmy Burchfield and Christy Martin pose by her famous Sports Illustrated coverPromoter Burchfield and headliner Martin join Canastota Mayor Todd Rouse and Hall director Ed Brophy.
Burchfield, Martin and Hall director Ed Brophy hold some of the Hall's collection of historic programsMartin and Burchfield pose by the famous MSG ring that Martin boxed in twice.Martin poses with members of Fritz's Polka Band who entertained community residents with the sounds of polka. Christy and Jim together by the MSG boxing ring.
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Following the news conference, Christy Martin and Classic Entertainment and Sports president Jimmy Burchfield toured the
Hall of Fame and enjoyed its many exhibits on boxing's storied history. Martin also attended the weekly concert held at the
Hall of Fame's event pavilion on Thursday evening.
Undefeated junior welterweight Chris Algieri (8-0, 4 KOs) of Greenlawn, NY recently toured the Hall of Fame and was surprised to meet boxing legend Christy Martin. Algieri, who has fought on cards promoted by Lou DiBella and Bob Duffy, enjoyed his unexpected visit with the "Coal Miner's Daughter" and wished her well on her upcoming bout in Syracuse on Sept. 2nd.
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Christy Martin takes a picture with undefeated pro Chris Algieri.
After attending the news conference announcing the Sept. 2nd "Fight Night at The Fair," Christy Martin and her husband Jim
spent a few days in "Boxing's Hometown." Just 10 miles north of the Hall of Fame, the Martins enjoyed Sylvan Beach, a
summer resort hot spot. 
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The Martins enjoy the sights at Sylvan Beach, NY.