Media Advisory - Mandatory I.B.F. Title fight to feature Canada's own Molitor vs. Beltran Jr. of Mexico



    Rumble @ Rama IV press conference to feature both title fighters

    MNJIKANING (RAMA), ON, March 25 /CNW/ - Orion Sports Management and
Casino Rama are pleased to present the Rumble at Rama IV, in which the
undefeated champion "The Canadian Kid" Steve Molitor will make the second
mandatory defense of his I.B.F. World Junior Featherweight Title against his
toughest challenger to date, Fernando Beltran Jr. of Mexico.
    On Thursday, April 3rd the media are invited to join defending I.B.F.
Junior Featherweight Champion "The Canadian Kid" Steve Molitor along with
"Team Molitor", the I.B.F. No. 1 ranked contender Fernando Beltran Jr. and
Orion Sports Management at a press conference to announce this exciting live
boxing event. Also attending the event will be the fighting Irishman Martin
Lindsay the I.B.F. World Featherweight Youth champion, who won his last match
during the Rumble III in a staggering knockout at 1:45 of the first round. The
previously undisclosed and highly anticipated undercard match-ups will be
confirmed at this time.
    To ensure proper access the media should RSVP to: Jenna Hunter (705)
329-5179, email: hunterj@casinorama.com. For media wishing to cover the Rumble
at Rama IV, a Media Accreditation form is required. Please indicate your wish
to cover the match via email and the form will be sent to you electronically.

    
    EVENT:       Announcement of the Rumble at Rama IV featuring I.B.F. World
                 Junior Featherweight Title Match, I.B.F. World Featherweight
                 Youth Title fight and the highly anticipated undercard
                 bouts.

    WHO:         "The Canadian Kid" Steve Molitor and "Team Molitor"
                 featuring James Jardine & Chris Johnson
                 Fernando "Wary" Beltran Jr and Fernando Beltran Sr.
                 (Trainer)
                 Martin Lindsay "The Irish Macman", I.B.F. World
                 Featherweight Youth Champion
                 Allan Tremblay, President & CEO, Orion Sports Management
                 Jeff Craik, Vice President of Casino Rama

    DATE:        Thursday, April 3rd

    TIME:        1:30 pm - Media registration
                 2:00 pm - Press conference begins
                 2:30 pm - Media interviews and light refreshments

    LOCATION:    Monarch's, Lobby Level
                 Delta Chelsea Hotel, 33 Gerrard Street West

                 Parking will be offered to the Media at a special discounted
                 rate from the underground facility off Gerrard Street.
                 Please obtain a coupon at the Media Reception Desk when
                 checking in.

    Media are invited to obtain one-on-one interviews with all of the
    attendees after the press conference, time permitting.

    ABOUT:       Orion Sports Management is an Ontario based Promotional
                 company that was incorporated in 1999. From a launch event
                 at The Air Canada Centre ("The Night Of The Hurricane") they
                 have successfully staged a series of televised events in the
                 Niagara region featuring "Baby Joe" Mesi, Razor Ruddock,
                 Egerton Marcus, Chad Brisson, and the new IBF World Junior
                 Featherweight Champion, Steve Molitor. Headed up by former
                 Canadian Airline executive, Allan Tremblay, they are back
                 on the Ontario boxing scene after a 3 year absence due to an
                 illness to Tremblay. "Rumble At Rama" is part of a series of
                 events planned for Southern Ontario and Western, N.Y. to
                 stimulate the industry and pick up where they left off.

                 Operating 24-hours a day, seven days a week since July 31,
                 1996, Casino Rama is Ontario's only First Nation's
                 commercial casino. The Casino offers a complete
                 entertainment experience with over 2,500 slot machines, more
                 than 110 gaming tables, nine unique restaurants; a world-
                 class 5,000 seat Entertainment Centre and a 300-room all-
                 suite, full-service hotel, featuring spa and health club
                 facilities. Casino Rama is operated by Penn National Gaming,
                 Inc.
    





For further information:

For further information: Jenna Hunter, Media Relations Manager, Casino
Rama, Administrative Building, 5899 Rama Road, Rama, ON, L0K 1T0, (705)
329-5179 direct, (705) 323-0092 cell

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