Jay Z Rapper hosts first boxing match as a boxing promoter

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Celebrities were on hand to witness as Jay Z hosted
his first match as a boxing promoter on Friday night in
New York.
American rapper Jay Z is official now a boxing
promoter.
The rapper yesterday, Friday, January 9 hosted his first
match as a boxing promoter at the Madison Square
Garden in New York.
The rapper was also joined by a slew of his celebrity
friends like Rihanna , actor Jake Gyllenhall and rapper,
Fabolous who had a mid-show performance.
Hours prior to his first match as host, Jay Z signed
super middleweight world champion Andre Ward to his
Roc Nation Sports stable.

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The boxer was excited to sign with the legendary
rapper, taking to his Twitter account to announce the
new deal. “ It’s official! Happy to be part of the Roc
Nation family ,” Andre Ward tweeted.
Jay Z’s wife, Beyonce , was not present as her husband
hosted his first boxing match between Hernandez-
Harrison and Tommy Rainone.
Welterweight Hernandez-Harrison won the duel to
protect his undefeated record.

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