UNBEATENS TO MEET IN NEXT WEEK'S ESPN2 CO-FEATURE
Press Release: Next Friday, July 19th, ESPN2's Friday Night Fights returns to Rockingham Park in New Hampshire, with a ten-round main event featuring junior welterweight contender Ajose Olusegun (31-1, 14 KOs) taking on "Hammerin'" Hank Lundy (22-3-1, 11 KOs), a lightweight moving up to 140 pounds. In the co-feature bout, Ryan "The Polish Prince" Kielczweski (16-0, 3KO's) and Miguel "Mikito" Soto (11-0, 11KO's) put their unblemished records on the line in an eight-round super featherweight showdown.
The rest of the card features a bevy of regional boxers including heavyweight Alexis Santos (9-0, 8 KOs) from Lawrence, MA taking on his toughest opponent to date, Newark, New Jersey's Marlon Hayes (23-11, 11KO's). The bout is scheduled for six rounds.
The three additional heavyweight bouts scheduled for the card, are highlighted by St. Louis, Missouri's Charles Martin (8-0-1, 7 KOs) putting his undefeated record on the line against Aaron Kinch (5-1-1, 1 KO) and Jonathan Hamm (7-1, 5 KOs) squaring off against fellow once beaten Daniel Martz (8-1, 6 KOs). Both bouts are scheduled for six rounds.
Four more all New England match-ups will make for an electric atmosphere at the historic park. Chris Gilbert (8-0) who resides in Windsor, VT squares off against fellow New Englander Luis Viramontes (3-2-1) from nearby Brockton, MA. The bout is scheduled for 6 rounds in the junior middleweight division.
Portland, Maine's Russell Lamour (3-0) is set to also see action on the card when he takes on Worcester's Ralph Johnson (0-2) in a six-round middleweight match-up.
Making his much anticipated pro-debut on the card is former New England Golden Gloves Champion Gerald Brockton from Brockton, MA taking on Springfield's 20-fight veteran Noel Garcia. The bout is scheduled for four rounds in the junior middleweight division.
Rounding out the card will be undefeated heavyweight Julian Pollard (2-0) from Bridgewater, taking on an opponent TBA. The bout is scheduled for four rounds.
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