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Hollywood Palladium to put on Austin Trout-Joey Hernandez fight

Hollywood Palladium to put on Austin Trout-Joey Hernandez fight

Boxing and Hollywood have been linked for a long time, not only in film, but in the memorable bouts staged in the city.

The relationship will be rekindled Tuesday night at the Hollywood Palladium, when former super-welterweight world champion Austin Trout meets Joey Hernandez.

The Premier Boxing Champions card is the company's first broadcast on Fox Sports 1, which plans to televise three Tuesday night fights per month.

The Palladium, a concert venue with a seating capacity of 1,950 for boxing, will be part of the national rotation of FS-1 shows, a Premier Boxing Champions spokesman said.

Former Times publisher Norman Chandler funded the construction of the...

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