Edward Donovan [4(1)-0] plans to steal the present in Belfast on Saturday night time.
‘The Dominator’ is needs to placed on a efficiency for the TG4 cameras on the Europa Resort.
The youthful brother of Prime Rank starlet Paddy Donovan has been constructing away the highlight since turning over in March of final yr. Regardless of being a European underage medal winner and an especially revered prospect inside Irish struggle circles, he hasn’t fairly acquired the fanfare some argue he deserves.
The 22-year-old is able to change that tomorrow when he seems on the undercard of Eric Donovan [no relation] and Khalil El Hadri’s EBU EU tremendous featherweight title struggle reside on terrestrial television.
The Limerick welter predicts the sort of TV displaying that may put his title on struggle followers lips.
“It’s an ideal platform to struggle on and I’m very grateful for the chance. Come Saturday night time I’m going to place in a world-class efficiency. I’m going there to steal the present,” Donovan instructed Irish-boxing.com.
As soon as within the limelight, the OLOL graduate and former underage standout needs to stay there – and he believes one of the best ways to do this is by having huge fights.
The Munster man, who says he finds it exhausting to seek out keen opponents, is keen to struggle any within the welter or mild middleweight divisions as soon as his Irish debut is out of the best way.
“I need to be a family title. I’m keen to struggle anyone,” he provides earlier than making any anybody, anyplace, anytime and even any title declaration.
“I’ve been sparring the very best, I’ve been beating the very best since I’m 16 years outdated. I’ve sparred with Irish elite fighters, and English and UK elite fighters. I’m keen to struggle anybody at welter or tremendous welter. I need to struggle for titles, any titles I can step in and struggle for. I’ll struggle any date, I’m all the time prepared.”
Saturday’s alternative got here round at late discover after numerous fights fell by means of on the terrestrial television card. Dovanan factors out the actual fact he lives the life allowed him to step in.
“I’m a full-time athlete, I’m all the time coaching exhausting and I’m all the time there or there about with my weight.On this struggle if the opponent was welter or tremendous welter it didn’t matter. I’m making 147lb straightforward.”