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Shakur Stevenson set to display his skills

Local man Shakur Stevenson aims to impress his hometown fans
Shakur Stevenson
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PRECOCIOUS portsider Shakur Stevenson, 11-0 (6), makes his maiden pro appearance in his hometown of Newark, New Jersey, this Saturday (July 13). Opposing the 2016 Olympic silver medal-winner at the Prudential Center is Mexican Alberto Guevara, 27-4 (12).

The El Cajon, California resident was brought in as a late replacement for Franklin Manzanilla, who himself had come in to replace Hairon Socarras beforehand.

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