Premium Tickets Available for Friday Night Fights May 18 at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino

Dover, DE, April 29, 2012 --( The Friday Night Fights series Championship event on May 18 in the Rollins Center arena has tickets still available for purchase. Tickets are on sale at $40 - $200 and may be purchased by calling VIP Services at 800-711-5882 or visiting

Franklin “Yah Yah” Lawrence, 14(9)-2-2, of Indianapolis, Ind., will fight “Merciless” Mike Mollo, 20(12)-3-1 of Oak Lawn, Ill., for the NABA Heavyweight Title in the night’s main event.

Former USBA junior welterweight Mike “No Joke” Stewart, 48(25)-7-3, of New Castle, Del. Stewart, a world title challenger and HBO Contender star, will defend his welterweight title in a co-feature bout. Stewart remains undefeated since 2007 and has not lost a fight at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino since 2001.

The undercard is set with NABF Female Super Featherweight Title holder, “Queen” Ronica Jeffery, with a record of 9-0, Bronx, N.Y. fighting Jackie Trivilino, 8(1)-4-2 of Plattsburgh, NY.

Light welterweight “Rockin” Ryan Belasco, 16(3)-5-3 is slated to fight Tyrell “Da Show Shocka” Samuel, 14(6)-4-1, of Baltimore, Md.

Also on the undercard is crowd favorite super middleweight “Mighty” Mike Tiberi, 19(7)-1, of Townsend, Del., who won his first belt, the WBF Intercontinental Championship Title, at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino on February 24.

Former amateur star and always a crowd pleaser, super featherweight Omar “Super O” Douglas, 4(3)-0, of Wilmington, Del., fights for the fourth time at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino. Undefeated light heavyweight Anthony “Caputo” Smith, 13(10)-0, of Kennett Square, Pa., is still waiting for a worthy opponent.

The first bout will begin at 7:30 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Will call will be open from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. Visit for updates. Event, times and card are subject to change or cancellation without notice. For media credentials and interview or photo requests, please contact Lisa Butler at

About Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
Owned by Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: DDE), Dover Downs Hotel & Casino® is a premier gaming and entertainment resort destination in the Mid-Atlantic region. Gaming operations consist of approximately 2,500 slots and a full complement of table games including poker. The AAA-rated Four Diamond hotel is Delaware’s largest with 500 luxurious rooms/suites and amenities including a full-service spa/salon, concert hall and 35,000 sq. ft. of multi-use event space. Live, world-class harness racing is featured November through April, and horse racing is simulcast year-round. Professional football parlay betting is accepted during the season. Additional property amenities include multiple restaurants from fine dining to casual fare, bars/lounges and retail shops. For more information, please visit
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