GFL PRESENTS “REAL FIGHTS” ON THE COMCAST NETWORK & COMCAST SPORTSNET BOXING IS BACK FROM DOVER DOWNS HOTEL & CASINO AS “FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS” TAKES CENTER STAGE

February 21, 2013 by
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GFL PRESENTS “REAL FIGHTS” ON THE COMCAST NETWORK & COMCAST SPORTSNET

BOXING IS BACK FROM DOVER DOWNS HOTEL & CASINO AS “FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS” TAKES CENTER STAGE

ON COMCAST TCN AND CSN SPORTSNET BEGINNING FEBRUARY 25

New York, NY (February 21, 2013) – This weekend GFL and Comcast continue their weekly combat sports series, REAL FIGHTS, with top ranked boxing, as Dover Downs Hotel & Casino showcases another soon to be talked about boxing extravaganza with Friday Night Fights - From Dover Downsfeaturing a full slate of hotly contested matchups inside the ring anchored by a main event with the enigmatic Amir “Hardcore” Mansour (16-0) who takes on grizzled vet Dominique “Diamond” Alexander (23-15-1).  This will be Mansour’s first fight since being released from prison in July 2012.  Mansour had a bright future winning the NABO Heavyweight Title before he went away to serve time and now that he gets a second chance, every boxing fan and boxer in the heavyweight division is watching this bout intently to see if Mansour is still the blue chip prospect the experts pegged him as or if the time away from the ring is too much to overcome.

In the co-main event, Franklin “Yah Yah” Lawrence (18-2-2) takes on Mark “Oak Tree” Brown (15-4) in another solid bit of matchmaking.  Lawrence is in an unenviable position in the heavyweight division as he is feared by many and avoided by most.  Brown steps up to the challenge and if he is able to pull off the upset victory here, it could skyrocket his career to bigger paydays.  This is a must win for both fighters with a lot to prove and a lot to lose. 

Air times are listed below:

The Comcast Network (TCN) (Philly): Monday, February 25 at 7:00pm EST

The Comcast Network (TCN) (Mid-Atlantic): Wednesday, February 27 at 11:00pm EST

TCN Replay (all zones):  Friday, March 1 at 8:00pm EST

TCN Replay (Mid-Atlantic):  Saturday, March 2 at 12:00pm EST

CSN Philadelphia: Friday, March 1 at 7:00pm EST

CSN Mid-Atlantic (Washington DC & Baltimore):  Sunday, March 3 at 11:00pm EST

CSN Northwest:  Saturday, March 23 at 11:30pm PST

CSN Northwest Replays:  Monday, March 25, at 1:30am PST & Monday, April 1 at 12:00am PST

CSN regions in other major markets including; CSN Bay Area, CSN New England and CSN Chicago will also be airing Friday Night Fights - From Dover Downsin the weeks and months to come.

To stay connected with GFL and this unique fight series, visit these TCN & CSN online locations for up-to-the-date programming info.

 

The Comcast Network http://www.csnphilly.com/page/tcn

CSN Philadelphia http://www.csnphilly.com/ontv/listings

CSN Washington http://www.csnwashington.com/ontv

CSN Baltimorehttp://www.csnbaltimore.com/ontv

CSN Northwest http://www.csnnw.com/ontv

CSN Bay Area http://www.csnbayarea.com/ontv

CSN New England http://www.csnne.com/pages/oncsn

CSN Chicago http://www.csnchicago.com/ontv

Upcoming Events on Comcast
2/25: Friday Night Fights – From Dover Downs (boxing)
3/4: CFFC XX :  Heckman VS Martinez (MMA)
3/11:  Cage Wars XX (MMA)
3/18: All or Nothing in Brick City Part II (boxing)
3/25: The War at the Forge
4/1: CFFC XXII (MMA)
4/8: Cage Wars XXI (MMA)

This weekend’s live programming on GFL.tv available on iPPV:

2/22(Friday)       – Cage Wars XX (MMA)

2/22(Friday)       – Take-on Productions Muay Thai XIX (Muay Thai)

2/23(Saturday)  – Peltz Boxing at Bally’s (Boxing)

2/23(Saturday)  – Impact Zone Wrestling  (Wrestling)

 

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