Grant To Fight Golota on Nov. 20
Sep. 02, 1999
TOTOWA, N.J. (AP) - Heavyweight contenders Michael Grant and Andrew Golota will meet in a 10-round heavyweight bout Nov. 20 in the Trump Taj Mahal at Atlantic City, N.J.
The fight, announced Thursday by promoter Main Events, will be televised by HBO.
Grant is 30-0 with 21 knockouts. The 6-foot-7, 256-pounder knocked down Lou Savarese twice in the final round in his last fight in June to win a 10-round decision.
Golota's record is 34-3 with 28 knockouts. In his last bout in June, he stopped Quinn Navarrre in the sixth round fighting for just the second time in his homeland of Poland.