MAYSONET JR. ADDED TO APRIL 5TH TELECAST
Press Release: Puerto Rico's Jorge Maysonet Jr. (11-0, 10 KOs) will take on 26 year-old southpaw Gabriel Tolmajyan (13-2-1, 3 KOs) in the co-feature of ESPN2's Friday Night Fights on April 5th. The main event matches Marvin Quintero (25-4, 21 KOs) vs. Ammeth Diaz (31-11, 22 KOs) in an IBF lightweight elimination bout scheduled for twelve rounds. The show will take place at the Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez, California. Maysonet comes from a boxing family and grew up watching his father/trainer Jorge Maysonet Sr., a former Olympian who compiled a 22-11 pro mark, including a loss to Simon Brown for the IBF 147-pound title in 1989. His father has trained him since he was a child.