Legendary promoter Don King has accepted the invitation from the Kiwanis Club of Little Havana to showcase three fighters at their Art in the Park event being held from 7 p.m. to midnight tonight in Ponce Circle Park at 2800 Ponce De Leon Blvd. near Miami in Coral Gables, Fla. A special ring is being set up at the event for the boxers to display their skills. The three fighters King is bringing to Art in the Park tonight will all be appearing at his world championship boxing card being staged at AmericanAirlines Arena on Friday, Dec. 17.
Cuban 2004 Olympic gold medalist and now undefeated World Boxing Council No. 2-ranked professional heavyweight Odlanier “La Sombra” Solis (16-0, 12 KOs) will be in the ring at 9 p.m.
Tallahassee’s own undefeated International Boxing Federation light heavyweight champion Tavoris “Thunder” Cloud (21-0, 18 KOs) will be in the ring at 8 p.m.
Undefeated lightweight contender Angelo “La Cobra” Santana (9-0, 6 KOs), from Cuba now living in Miami, will be working out in the ring at 8:30 p.m.