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Donovan George Calls Out Jesse Hart, Sends Fruit Basket During Victory Party

“Enjoy the fruits of your labor…but I want to get you in the ring” was the message delivered via an Edible Arrangement bouquet to Jesse “Hard Work” Hart’s victory party on Thursday in Philadelphia. The sender? Donovan “The Bomb” George, who is itching to fight the newly crowned WBO NABO, USBA and NABF Junior Super Middleweight Champion.

The card read, in its entirety, “Congrats on your victory. Enjoy the fruits of your labor. When you’re done with this, I want to get you in the ring so I can beat your ass. Have a great day. -Donovan George.”

In an Instagram video posted by user @maleek_jackson, Hart munched on a piece of pineapple, and issued his response. “Donovan George, I’m enjoying this fruit just like I enjoyed whooping that ass….we all enjoying this fruit. We aren’t worried about nothing. When you’re ready, you know where to find me.”

Statement from Bobby Hitz/Hitz Boxing on rumors of Donovan George pulling of his fight with Jean Pascal

“We highly dispute any reports that Donovan George pulled out of this fight. It’s true that he juts had twins, but as of late this afternoon, on our end, we are still a go. We were still negotiating the final details with Interbox. Since Bute pulled out of his fight, there’s been a lot of confusion as to how to elevate this fight to the main event. A lot of people were muddying the waters on how to make this thing happen, but at the end of the day Pierre Duc, his team and I put this fight back together.

We have flight arrangements, and we are scheduled to arrive in Montreal on the 30th of November, and we intend on fulfilling that. These reports have been manufactured to try to add confusion to his training camp, but I can guarantee you this: Pascal better get ready, because Donovan’s coming to knock him out.”

Saturday At 2:30PM!! B96 Public Workouts For George, Jimenez, Scalise

Chicago, IL, (June 13, 2014) Saturday afternoon, June 14th starting at 2:30 p.m. CT the B96 Summer Bash/Pre-Bash Party at TOYOTA PARK will come alive with the sounds of “Chicago’s Finest Professional Boxers” displaying their talents in a Public Workout ahead of this summer’s “Boxing at the Park” at U.S. Cellular Field, Home of the Chicago White Sox on Saturday, August 23.

Entering the ring at the B96 Summer Bash/Pre-Bash Party will be Windy City fan favorites, DONOVAN “Da BOMB” GEORGE, “Hollywood” MIKE JIMENEZ, FRANKIE “Time Bomb” SCALISE, FIDEL “Feroz” NAVARETTE and SERGIO MONTES DE OCA. Continue reading

Tickets on sale Saturday! George vs. Davis, August 23, U.S. Cellular Field

Chicago, IL, (June 12, 2014) Chicago’s most popular boxer, DONOVAN “Da Bomb” GEORGE will face top contender DYAH “Ali” DAVIS of Coconut Creek, Florida for the vacant International Boxing Organization Super Middleweight World Title on Saturday, August 23rd at ISFA’S “Boxing at the Park” at U.S. Cellular Field, Home of the Chicago White Sox, it was announced today. Continue reading

Donovan “Don Da Bomb” George to get shot at IBO Super Middleweight title May 17

Chicago boxing sensation Donovan “Don Da Bomb” George (25-4-2, 22 KOs) will get a shot at the vacant International Boxing Organization (IBO) Super Middleweight title on Saturday, May 17, when he travels to Colombia to fight Alexander Brand (22-1, 18 KOs) of Bogota, Columbia. George returned to the ring with a sixth round TKO of Troy Lowry (28-14, 17 KOs) on April 18, of this year. Continue reading

Donovan George Back In Action On June 20

Chicago’s most popular professional boxer, DONOVAN “Da Bomb” GEORGE will return to action on FRIDAY, JUNE 20 headlining the next installment of the acclaimed “FIGHT NIGHT” series in the Windy City’s Premier Boxing Venue, HORSESHOE CASINO in Hammond, Indiana. Continue reading

The Pugilist KOrner: Steve Smoger, Peter Quillin, Shawn Porter, Donovan George, Bryant Jennings, and Steve Lovett

Tonight at 9PM EST/6PM PST, “JEK III Productions” presents a special two-hour, six guest edition of “The Pugilist KOrner”!!

The exclusive presentation will feature veteran referee Steve Smoger, WBO Middleweight Champion “Kid Chocolate” Peter Quillin, IBF Welterweight Champion Shawn Porter, perennial Super Middleweight contender Don “Da Bomb“ George, Heavyweight contender Bryant “Bye Bye“ Jennings, and Light Heavyweight prospect Steve Lovett.

Pugilist KOrner listener line: 718-506-1506 Continue reading