Arlington, VA lightweight "The Mongolian Mongoose" Bayan Jargal now has an opponent for Thursday night's Fight Night battle. The opponent will be the former IBF Featherweight champion and DC's own Eric "Mighty Mouse" Aiken. The bout will be an eight-round contest for the "Fight For Children" title at the Washington Hilton Hotel and Towers in DC.
Aiken (16-9-1, 12 KO's) last fought on May 5 and was stopped in the first round by former world champion Rafael Marquez in Tijuana, Mexico. Jargal (16-3-3, 10 KO's) just fought on October 13 and won a six-round majority decision over Luis Rodriguez in Westbury, NY.