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Lexington Legends to Host Barstool Sports Rough N' Rowdy 5

August 1, 2018 - South Atlantic League (SAL) - Lexington Legends News Release

WHITAKER BANK BALLPARK (Lexington, KY) - In partnership with Barstool Sports, the Lexington Legends are thrilled to announce they will be hosting the popular Rough N' Rowdy Brawl at Whitaker Bank Ballpark on Friday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will go on sale Sunday, August 5 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at

"Rough N' Rowdy 5 will take place on Friday, October 5 at Whitaker Bank Ballpark in Lexington, Kentucky a.k.a. the Horse Racing Capital of the World. More than 30 Bluegrass beatdowns? You don't want to miss this Thoroughbred showdown! Fans can pre-order RnR5 Pay-Per-View starting August 5 to lock in our early bird discount. We will be streaming live worldwide and commercial-free!" said Chris Smith, founder of Rough N' Rowdy.

Rough N' Rowdy pits amateur fighters against each other, with signups open to the public. People signing up for the street boxing contest will fight three one-minute rounds wearing 16-ounce gloves and headgear. Ring girls and fighters can sign up online at

"We are so pumped to be the first outdoor and first Minor League Baseball stadium to host Rough N Rowdy. This event will bring people from all over the country to Whitaker Bank Ballpark for a night full of fun and entertainment!" said Legends President/CEO Andy Shea.

Ticket options start as low as $24 for Field General Admission. Fans can have a front row seat to the action with VIP Ringside seats for $100. Seating bowl tickets for the Upper Level will be $29 and the Lower Level price is $34. For information on a suite for the night, please contact Colin Dodd at (859) 422-7841.

Whitaker Bank Ballpark has played host to such events as TNA Wrestling, Amatuer MMA, among many others. Tickets for the event go on sale Sunday, August 5 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at or at the Box Office at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.

The Legends, a Class A affiliate of the Kansas City Royals and member of the South Atlantic League, play all home games at Whitaker Bank Ballpark in Lexington, Kentucky. For ticket information, call (859) 422-7867 or visit

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