No one really knows if promising heavyweight prospect Taishan Dong has a glass jaw, but good luck trying to reach it.
The 6-foot-11, 285-pound Chinese boxer will have his second professional fight Thursday at Fantasy Springs as part of a Golden Boy Live card. Joseph Diaz is the headliner, but Taishan could be the big attraction.
During one physical check-up, Taishan was asked the typical question about ever having a concussion or being knocked out, he gave an atypical answer.
“He said he’s never been hit in the head,” said George Gallegos, Taishan’s manager. “It’s kind of funny, but it makes sense.”
This is what he’s done so far: