This Friday night LIVE from the Dover Downs, GFL.tv brings you another installment of "Friday Night Fights" LIVE, from start to finish, anywhere around the WORLD!
In the main event, the highly touted prospect "The New" Ray Robinson (16-2) returns to the ring for the 1st time in 2014 when he faces undefeated prospect Aslanbek Kozaev (25-0) over the course of 12 rounds.
Robinson has been on a 5 fight winning streak since dropping back to back decisions to now IBF Welterweight Champion Shaw Porter and still undefeated prospect Brad Solomon in two closely contested bouts. In his last outing Robinson was able to batter normally durable Ray Narh (26-2), who went on to go the distance with future title challenger Jessie Vargas over 12 rounds.
Robinson hasn't had an easy time being able to entice other fighters to step in the ring with him. He will have to win impressively against the undefeated Kozaev if he wants to continue to open doors for his career and place himself into a mandatory shot. Robinson has never had it easy and that trend will continue on friday night when he faces Kozaev.
Kozaev, is not well known in the US boxing circles but he brandishes a perfect record of (25-0-1). The Russian born fighter has the chance to make a name for himself in front of the WORLD when he faces Robinson LIVE on GFL.tv. In 26 fights this is sure to be Kozaev's toughest test to date and he will need to be impressive when he faces Robinson in order to open more doors for himself.
A win for either man will inch them closer to a coveted world title shot so expect both men give 110% when they step into the ring at the Dover Downs LIVE around the world on GFL.tv!
In the co-main event, two rugged veterans will step in the ring to wage war in the Super Featherweight division. Cornelius Lock (21-6-2) will look to get a notch in the win column in front of his hometown fans when he faces veteran spoiler rogers Mtagwa (27-15-2) over the course of 8 rounds.
Lock, is coming off of a close & controversial draw when he faces Mike Oliver in Oliver's hometown of CT this past November. Before the draw, Lock was riding a two fight winning streak since losing back to back contests against former Champion Daniel Ponce De Leon & current & undefeated champion Mikey Garcia. If Lock is able to capture a "W" this Friday over the rugged spoiler, he could land himself a World Title shot or drastically shoot up the rankings.
Despite a not so great looking record, Rogers Mtagwa has been known to put on nothing but tough performances when he steps through the ropes.. In his last run Mtagwa lost 3 bids to win the World Championship. He dropped a very controversial decision to the then undefeated WBO Champ Juan Manuel Lopez, he was stopped in the 2nd by the WBA champion at the time and still undefeated Cuban phenom Yuriorkis Gamboa. He final bid at the world title came in 2011, when he was stopped by the WBC champion Jhonny Gonzalez in 2 rounds.
Since the Gonzalez lose, Mtagwa has taken some much needed time off and will look to make another title run when he faces Lock. Both men have a lot on the line when the square off in this "Crossroads" bout LIVE around the World on GFL.tv on Friday night!
Also on the the card, the very highly touted amateur standout Milton Santiago (1-0) will step in the ring for the 2nd time in his pro career when he faces Christian Daniels (0-2). The 17 year old Santiago will be looking to expand his rabid fanbase with an exciting highlight reel KO of Daniels. Fans around the WORLD watching LIVE on GFL.tv, are encouraged not to blink because you could miss a spectacular KO!
Rounding up the card will be Joey Tiberi (11-1) taking on Charles Jones (3-13) in a 4 round bout, David Murray (1-0) vs Earl Platt (3-1) in a 4 round Cruiserweight showdown, Kamarah Pasely (6-6-1) & fellow Cruiserweight Travis Reeves (3-2) will also square off over 4 rounds, and middleweight Kyrone Davis will be making