Michael Spinks, also known as “Jinx”, is an American former professional boxer who has competed in light heavyweight and heavyweight divisions. Spinks has held world championships in two weight classes, the undisputed light heavyweight title and the lineal heavyweight title. During his amateur career, Spinks won the Golden Gloves Light Middleweight Championship, earned a silver medal in the National AAU Championships Competition, was a National Golden Gloves Middleweight Champion, and earned gold in the Olympic Games for the middleweight division. From there, Spinks turned professional after his first win over Eddie Benson whom he knocked out in one round. During his professional career, Spinks competed in a total of 32 fights, won 31 of them, won 21 by KO, and lost 1. Some of his most notable professional fights were against opponents such as Dwight Muhammad Qawi, Eddie Mustafa Muhammad, Mike Tyson, Larry Holmes, Marvin Johnson and Eddie Davis. Spinks has since been inducted into both the International Boxing Hall of Fame and the World Boxing Hall of Fame. He has also been featured in BoxRec and International Boxing Research Organization as one of the top 10 greatest heavyweights of all time..
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Michael Spinks's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Michael Spinks for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Michael Spinks, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Michael Spinks. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Michael Spinks booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Michael Spinks for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Michael Spinks booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Michael Spinks charge for an event. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Michael Spinks for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Michael Spinks agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Michael Spinks, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Michael Spinks booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Michael Spinks, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
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