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Donovan George Stops Maxell Taylor, Wins Vacant USBA Crown!

by on Apr.02, 2011, under Boxing News

By Juan C. Ayllon
Photos by Belle

Donovan George celebrates his win as referee Genaro Rodriguez intervenes.

Donovan George celebrates his win as referee Genaro Rodriguez intervenes.

CHICAGO, April 1, 2011 – Several thousand at the UIC Pavilion erupted in cheers when hometown boxer, Donovan “Da Bomb” George, was introduced by tuxedoed ring announcer Thomas Treiber.  Thirty minutes later, the fight throng roared as a new champion was born.   

Across the ring stood Maxell “The General” Taylor, a rugged, ebony hued fighter with an elongated, triangular beard and a long suffering expression of a hardened man aged beyond his years, who wasn’t impressed by some young upstart slugger.  At 166.5 lbs. and a record of 15-2-1 and 6 knockouts, he’d never failed to go the distance. 

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Weights from Chicago

by on Apr.01, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

8 Count Productions Windy City Fight Night 16, April 1
UIC Pavilion, Chicago, IL
Doors 7pm, First Bell 8pm

Maxell Taylor--Donovan George, Photo Courtesy Tom Barnes, Tomba-Images

Maxell Taylor--Donovan George, Photo Courtesy Tom Barnes, Tomba-Images

Donovan George, 168 vs. Maxell Taylor, 166.5
12 Rounds, Vacant USBA Title
Sergey Kovalev, 174 vs. Julius Fogle, 173
Genaro Mendez, 134 vs. Javier Loya, 134
Joe Linenfelser, 154 vs. Jeremy Marts, 152
Luis Santiago, 148 vs. William Bokhart, 146.5
Jeremias Correa, 128, vs. Anthony Linenfelser, 129
Ramon Valenzuela, 160 vs. William Chouloute, 161.

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Donovan George Headlines Windy City Fight Night 16 this Friday Night at the UIC Pavilion

by on Mar.28, 2011, under Boxing News, Press Releases

040111poster1CHICAGO, IL, March 28, 2011 — World ranked super middleweight Donovan ‘Da Bomb’ George returns to action in his hometown of Chicago, Illinois this Friday night, April 1st, against Baltimore’s Maxell ‘The General’ Taylor at the UIC Pavilion.

The George/Taylor twelve round clash for the vacant USBA Title, headlines WINDY CITY FIGHT NIGHT 16, a sensational seven bout card presented by Dominic Pesoli’s 8 Count Productions, HOME OF THE BEST IN CHICAGO BOXING. (continue reading…)

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Victor Barragan Steps in to Face World Ranked and Undefeated Cruiserweight Ran Nakash on July 14th at The Arena in Philadelphia

by on Jul.07, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

2008 Olympic Gold Medal winner Felix Diaz to battle Emanuel Augustus in Co-Feature

PHILADELPHIA, PA, July 7, 2010 — Tough nosed cruiserweight spoiler, Victor Barragan will now be the opponent for world ranked and undefeated Cruiserweight Ran Nakash on Wednesday night July 14th at The Arena in South Philadelphia.

The original opponent, former WBA Light Heavyweight champion Lou Del Valle was supposed to come to Philadelphia to get his medical examinations last week but never stepped on his plane from Florida where he had been training. (continue reading…)

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“The Contender” Veteran Deon Elam Added to “Fight Night Club” Lineup on April 22

by on Apr.21, 2010, under Boxing News, Press Releases

Unbeaten Khabir Suleymanov Also in Action at Club Nokia in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, April 21 – Highly regarded Los Angeles prospects Deon Elam and Khabir Suleymanov will defend their home turf at L.A. LIVE’s Club Nokia on Thursday, April 22, as they take on Andre Hemphill and Benji Garcia, respectively, in featured six round bouts on the latest edition of the boxing’s hardest-hitting monthly series, “Fight Night Club”.

In the main event, super middleweight standout Enrique Ornelas of La Habra, California will face off against Cary, North Carolina’s Julius Fogle in a bout scheduled for eight rounds. (continue reading…)

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