Boxing champs to visit dealership

Boxers Evander Holyfield and Frans Botha will make an appearance Monday at Findlay Toyota in the Valley Automall.

Four-time world heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield is looking to reclaim his title. Before their scheduled April 10 fight, Holyfield and Botha, the World Boxing Federation heavyweight-title holder, will make separate appearances at Findlay Toyota.

Fans will have an opportunity to see the famed fighters in a light training session. Fans will be allowed to take photos and possibly get autographs. Holyfield is scheduled to arrive at noon, while Botha will be appearing at 3 p.m.

Rich Abajian, general manager of Findlay Toyota, said, "We jumped at the opportunity to host this event. We're all huge sports fans and Las Vegas is known as the boxing capital of the world."

Abajian also mentioned that the dealership will be giving fight tickets to customers who purchase cars on the day of the event.

Findlay Toyota sells new and used vehicles at 7733 Eastgate Road in the Valley Automall. The dealership can be reached at 566-2000 or by visiting


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