In part two of Travelin’ Man Lee Groves’ trusty RingTV.com Vegas journal, Lee’s return was jam-packed with work, an unbelievable mattress and flight attendants with a sense of humor – we think.
RingTV.com’s resident Travelin’ Man, Lee Groves returns to America’s Playground to count punches for a ShoBox card and as usual, there are many new faces to meet and experiences to share.
Errol Spence Jr. and Dominic Wade will be in with solid opponents on Friday when the two unbeaten prospects co-headline a ShoBox card in Las Vegas, Nev. Spence faces battle-tested Ronald Cruz. Wade faces Nick Brinson, who is on a 10-bout win streak.
In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we learn that Shawn Porter vs. Kell Brook is signed and sealed for a date and site to be determined.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings us news on a June 27 ‘ShoBox’ tripleheader and more.
Late substitute and local favorite Nick Brinson scored one knockdown and survived technical knockdown himself en route to scoring an upset 10-round unanimous decision over Jorge Melendez in a ShoBox: The New Generationmain event in Verona, N.Y., on Friday.
Denver-based junior welterweight Mike Alvarado, who gained revenge over Brandon Rios with a unanimous decision victory in March, could return in October for a hometown fight on HBO.