By Per-Ake Persson
French heavyweight Johann Duhaupas (32-2) has pulled out of the scheduled fight for the vacant EU title October 10 in Barcelona against Hungarian Zsolt Bogdan (10-0) and thus miss out on a 5000 Euro payday.
It´s however reported “everywhere” that Johann got a bigger fish in sight for a few dollars more. Jokes aside, Duhaupas might next fight Deeontay Wilder for the WBC title.
As for Bogdan he will fight the highest available challenger.
SES promotes a show at the “AbenteuerReich” (AdventureKingdom) Belantis close to Leipzig. Headlining is lightheavy Dominic Boesel (19-0) in a defence of the WBO I/C title against an opponent to be announced.
In the co-feature Felix Lamm (10-1) will defend the German (BDB version) welterweight title against Philipp Schuster (22-2-1).
The main fights are televised live by MDR as part of their “Boxen im Osten” program.
Heavyweights Werner Kreiskott (21-19-2) and Zoltan Csala (9-3-0) go at it September 19 in Velbert ( Germany) with the interim version of the WBU (german version) title at stake on a show promoted by Kreiskott.
As for the real WBU champ, Mark De Mori, he will go for the WBC EurAsia Crown sometime in October.
Finnish supermiddle Niklas Rasanen (10-0) headlines at home in Kotka October 3 in a scheduled ten rounder against an opponent to be announced.
In the co-feature Pauli Klemetti (4-0) and Timo Laine (10-5) clash for the vacant Finnish middleweight title.
Ilias Archegui (5-0-1) take on Henri Kekalainen (7-1) with the vacant WBC Youth middleweight title at stake September 26 in Rebecq (Belgium) September 26).
In the co-feature cruiser Ryad Merhy (16-0) square off against Hungarian Tamas Lodi (16-5-2).
By Per-Ake Persson
Aug 16, Mercatino Conca, ITA:
Francesco Basile 76,3, Ita W 8 Florian Oanea, 76,0, Rom
Alessandro Angelini, 68,1, Ita KO 3 Andrei Ciubotaru, 68,1, Rom
Mattiasestino Gemini, 61,2, Ita TKO 2 Cristian Spataru, 61,2, Rom
Aug 15, Adeje, SPA;
sf: Sandro Dominguez, Spa TKO 7 (not out) Antonio Rodriguez, Spa
vacant Spanish superfeather title. Rodriguez didn´t come out for the seventh beaten and cut.
l: Artem Haroyan, Spa W 6 Felix Lora, Spa
6x3, sm: Cheik Doum, Spa TKO 4 Jose Manuel Diaz Clavero, Spa
Aug 15, Krasnodar, RUS:
10x3: Vyacheslav Glazkov, 101,1, Rus KO 4 (1.33) Kertson Manswell, 121,55, US
10x3: Aik Shakhnazaryan, 64,15, Rus TKO 4 (2.45) Hamza Sempewo, 61,55, Uga
Sempewo was down in the third and was retired in the fourth.
Aleksandr Sushchits, 75,8, Blr/Rus W8-U Yuri Bykhovtsev, 88,0, Blr/Rus
79-73 twice and 77-75.
Aleksey Zubov, 89,5, Rus W6-U Igor Pililpenko, 92,7, Ukr
60-53 twice and 59-54. Pilipenko was down in the third.
Nikita Biryukov, 66,5, Blr/Rus D8-S Evgeny Klimov, 66,1, Rus
77-75, 76-76 and 75-77.
Dzmitry Miliusha, 66,1, Blr/Rus W6-U Roman Ivanov, 63,5, Rus
Kirill Samodurov, 75,85, Blr/Rus W4-S Ruslan Khamikoev, 74,6, Rus
Dmitry Khasiev, 60,65, Rus W4-U Evgeny Oleynik, 60,5, Blr/Rus
39-36 twice and 39-37. Oleynik was down in the second.
Aug 9, Riga, LAT;
Rigas Ring, Golden Glory (Rolands Mikalauskas) / GENS (Vitalis Maslennikovs), lit
8x3: Jevgenijs Romanovs, 96,1, Lat TKO 1 (1.46) Deniss Rovnjagins, 92,4, Lat
Rovnjagins was floored three times. Baltic Boxing Team Latvian title (??)
4x3: Sergejs Logins, 63,0, Lat TKO 1 (1.39) Olegs Asejevs, 65,3, Lat
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