NEW YORK (January 11, 2020) – Tonight, Split-T Management’s undefeated heavyweight prospect Sonny Conto will look to remain perfect when he takes on Curtis Head in a four round bout at the Etess Arena in the Hard Rock Hotel Casino in Atlantic City.
Conto will look to start his 2nd professional year and carry the momentum of excellent rookie campaign that saw Conto go 5-0 with four big knockouts.
The 23 year-old native of Philadelphia will be making his debut in the famed boardwalk fight town, as he fought four-times in his hometown and once in Las Vegas.
Conto is coming off a 1st round stoppage over Steve Lyons on October 18th in Philadelphia.
Head of Inkster, Michigan, has a record of 5-4 with three knockouts.
Head has a victory over previously undefeated Armonte Summers and is coming off a decision loss to undefeated Hasim Rahman Jr. (7-0) on June 22nd.
Conto weighed 218 lbs. at Friday’s weigh-in. Head checked in at 271.6.
The fight will be streamed live on ESPN+ beginning at 6:30 PM ET.
Conto is promoted by Top Rank.