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Andrzej Fonfara Training with Danny Green in Australia

by on Nov.12, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Fonfara (L) and Danny Green, photo courtesy of Team Fonfara

Fonfara (L) and Danny Green, photo courtesy of Team Fonfara

CHICAGO, IL, November 10, 2011 — Popular Chicago based light heavyweight contender Andrzej ‘The Polish Prince” Fonfara is training with former two-time world champion and current world title challenger Danny ‘The Green Machine” Green in Perth, Australia.

The 24 year old Fonfara is headed for a ten round light heavyweight showdown with Phil ‘The Drill” Williams on Saturday, December 16th as in the main event of the stellar Windy City Fight Night 20 professional boxing card at the UIC Pavilion presented by 8 Count Productions.

Green is preparing to challenge WBC Cruiserweight Champion Krzysztof Wlodarczyk on November 30th in Mt. Claremont, Western Australia.

Said Dominic Pesoli, President of 8 Count Productions, ‘This is a great opportunity for Andrzej. To train alongside a world champion as he prepares for a major fight is a true learning experience for Andrzej that will only help him as he ascends towards his own world title opportunities in the future.”

Advance tickets for Windy City Fight Night 20 priced at $76, $51, $36 and $31 can be purchased through Ticketmaster (www.ticketmaster.com), the UIC Pavilion Boxing Office (312-413-5740) or the 8 Count Productions Office (312-226-5800).  Doors on the evening of the event will open at 7pm with the first bell at 8pm.

Doors open at the UIC Pavilion at 7pm with the first bell at 8pm. The UIC Pavilion is located at 525 S. Racine, just one block south of the Eisenhower Expressway. For further information, please visit their website at www.uicpavilion.com. The UIC Pavilion is now serving alcohol at all boxing events.

Fighters currently under the 8 Count Productions banner include; world ranked super middleweight contender Donovan George, light heavyweight contender Andrzej Fonfara, junior welterweight prospects Ivan Popoca and Adrian Granados along with welterweights Achour Esho and Jaime Herrera. 

For more information on 8 Count Productions please visit their new website, www.8countproductions.com. Follow them on Twitter at 8_Count and Facebook at “8 Count Productions”.

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