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EVERLAST SIGNS DEAL WITH FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPION LEO SANTA CRUZ

SANTA CRUZ CURRENTLY HOLDS THE 126-POUND WORLD TITLE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

New York, NY – June 8th, 2018 – Everlast Worldwide, the world’s leading manufacturer, marketer and licensor of boxing, MMA and fitness equipment, has signed featherweight boxing champion Leo Santa Cruz to a 2 year deal.

Santa Cruz has earned world titles in three weight classes and is currently the #1 ranked featherweight boxer in the world.

“Leo is inarguably one of the most talented guys in the sport,” said Chris Zoller, Director of Marketing & Product Development for Everlast. “We’ve worked with him for years and developed a great relationship. We’re so pleased to officially sign him to the team.”

The Mexican-American California native known for his speed and pinpoint accuracy, will defend his title in a rematch fight against Abner Mares on June 9th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Action begins on Showtime at 10 pm EST.

For the latest news on Leo Santa Cruz and your favorite #TeamEverlast fighters, head to: www.everlast.com/teameverlast.

 

About Everlast Worldwide Inc.

The preeminent brand in boxing since 1910, Everlast is the world’s leading manufacturer, marketer and licensor of boxing, MMA and fitness equipment. From legendary champions Jack Dempsey and Sugar Ray Robinson to current superstars Benson Henderson and Deontay Wilder, Everlast is the brand of choice for generations of world champion professional athletes. Built on a brand heritage of strength, dedication, individuality and authenticity, Everlast is a necessary part of the lives of countless champions. Based in Manhattan, Everlast’s products are sold across more than 75 countries and 6 continents. For more information, visit www.everlast.com.

For More Information Contact:

Kristen Richardson
Kristen.Richardson@everlast.com     

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