The Babie Girl Productions card on Saturday, August 4 at the Renaissance Hotel in DC has been updated. There are four local pro debuts on this card and one for a boxer from nearby Newport News, VA and they all have matchups now.
Flyweight Tyrieshia "Baby Girl" Douglas of DC will be taking on the equally-debuting Ashley Langston of Wilson, NC. DC heavyweight Danny Kelly begins his pro career against Donnie Crawford of Winchester, VA (1-5-1, one KO). DC welterweight and former National Golden Gloves champion David "Day-Day" Grayton will take on Wilson, NC's Gregory Joyner (0-2) Also, Gregory Newby, a light heavyweight from DC, will battle Jadell Wells of Canton, OH (0-4).
In another pro debut, Newport News, VA heavyweight Jerry Forrest will take on Jeremiah Williams of Cincinnati, OH (1-8).
Also on the card, White Plains, MD lightweight Terron "The Kid" Grant (2-0, one KO) looks to stay undefeated when he takes on David Warren Huffman of Akron, OH (0-8) in a four-round contest. Huffman was in DC on March 10 and lost a four-round unanimous decision to Renaldo Gaines. In another female contest, DC heavyweight Kaelon Hollon (2-0) battles in a four-round rematch with Kasondra Hardnett of Philadelphia, PA (1-4). Hollon won the first bout by majority decision on the March 10 card at the Washington Convention Center.
The main event, we've been told, is firmed up but we are waiting for confirmation on the opponent for Capitol Heights, MD light heavyweight Henry "Sugar Poo" Buchanan. We do know that the opponent will not be Dhafir Smith. The co-feature will have two veteran heavyweights from North Carolina -- Donnell "The Real Touch of Sleep" Holmes of Ivanhoe (33-2-2, 29 KO's) matches up against Wilson's Maurice Winslow (3-16-1, three KO's).