GBP on ESPN2 Friday Night Line Up – Golden Boy Promotions is in Las Vegas this Friday night as they return to the MGM Grand Garden Arena for the latest ESPN2 boxing card.
Former world champion Yuriorkis Gamboa (26-1) is slotted in the main event as he takes on veteran Robinson Castellanos (23-12) over 10 rounds. For Gamboa, a Cuban national who won an Olympic Gold Medal in 2004, he is looking to get himself back into relevancy at 35 years old. The lone loss of his career came against Terence Crawford for the WBO world title at 135 pounds back in June of 2014 and he has fought just three times since. Castellanos is a high level journeyman who last fought in March of 2016 when he lost to Oscar Escandon.
Check out more details in this latest TBC segment.
GBP on ESPN2 Friday Night Line Up
Several GBP fighters are awaiting final opponents as we head into fight week, and the under card is expected to include bouts of 4, 6, 8 and 10 rounds to round out the live event.
Friday, May 5th, 2017 – MGM Grand Garden, Las Vegas, Nevada
(Card Subject To Change):
135 LBS 10 RDS: Yuriorkis Gamboa vs Robinson Castellanos
126 LBS 10 RDS: Abraham Lopez vs Jesus M Rojas
160 LBS 10 RDS: Yamaguchi Falcao vs Morgan Fitch
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Cuban standout Yuriorkis Gamboa headlines this Friday’s GBP on ESPN2 card.