Tag: Donovan George
‘At 160 lbs. I Can’t Be Beat!’
CHICAGO, IL, February 12, 2013 — Heavy-handed slugger Don “Da Bomb” George (24-3-1, 21 KOs) made his debut at middleweight a quick one on Friday, February 1, as he demolished Springfield, Missouri’s James Cook in less than a round at the UIC Pavilion in George’s hometown of Chicago.
The normally durable Cook had gone five rounds with world-class middleweight Andy Lee in his previous fight, but one body shot from George was enough to force him to call it a night. (continue reading…)
CARLOS MOLINA VS. CORY SPINKS
ARTUR SZPILKA VS. MIKE MOLLO
ANTWONE SMITH VS. JOSE LUIS CASTILLO
PLUS DONOVAN GEORGE, MIKE JIMENEZ AND JIMMY MURPHY
CHICAGO — ESPN Friday Night Fights will return to the UIC Pavilion on FEBRUARY 1, 2013 headlined by an IBF Junior Middleweight Title Eliminator between Chicago fan favorite and perennial contender “King” Carlos Molina and two division and five-time world champion Cory “The Next Generation” Spinks.
Just eight days ahead of his biggest fight, world-ranked super middleweight Donovan “Da Bomb” George (22-2-1, 19 KOs) took to the mound for their ceremonial first pitch before the start of a Cubs game against the Cincinnati Reds at Wrigley Field.
A lifelong Cubs fan, George threw a perfect strike to huge cheers from the over 30,000 in attendance. (continue reading…)
On Friday, August 17, at the Buffalo Run Casino in Miami, Oklahoma, Warriors Boxing, Group Yvon Michel and Tony Holden Productions will proudly present a blockbuster night of boxing that will also serve as the ESPN Friday Night Fights season finale for 2012 at 10 PM Eastern on ESPN2, ESPN Deportes and ESPN3.
In Canada, the event will be presented on PPV at Canal Indigo and Bell TV with the telecast starting at 9:00 PM/ET, featuring highlights of Adonis Stevenson’s last few fights, until picking up the ESPN telecast at 10:00 PM/ET. (continue reading…)