By Per-Ake Persson
Big time boxing have pretty much left Hamburg since Universum folded a few years ago but there’s plenty of smaller events and October 2 Kentikian Promotes, headed by WBA female flyweight champ Susi Kentikian, stage their inaugaral show headlined by Kentikian herself. No opponent has been announced yet. The undercard features cruiser Senad Gashi (9-0), lightweight Magomed Jangubaev (7-0-1) and Alicia Melina Kummer (7-0).
On October 3 promoter Holger Petersen returns to the Braamkamp Sporthall with middleweight Raul Bejaran (18-2) and lightheavy Abel Gevor (10-0) headlining.
The heavyweight clash between Adrian Granat (7-0) and Konstantin Airich (29-14-2) will go ahead already on Friday (August 28) in Galati (Romania) on the undercard to Christian Hammer vs Sherman “Tank” Williams. This fight was first set for a show in Gifhorn September 15 and then moved a couple of times more but was finally set for the Galati show after Granat’s opponent Liviu Ungureanu pulled out.
Former IBF superbantam champ Kiko Martinez (32-6) returns November 14 in Las Palmas and co-headline a show along with Ceferino Rodriguez a/k/a Ferino V (19-1).
Martinez suffered a bad loss to Scott Quigg last time but is still looking to make it back to the big fights while Rodriguez could be heading for the US soon as he is promoted over there by Sampson Boxing.
There will be three title fights on top of the bill on SES' show in Belantis bei Leipzig September 19. Lightheavy Dominic Boesel (19-0) defends the WBO I/C title against an opponent to be announced. Felix Lamm (10-1) and Philipp Schuster (22-2-1) fight for the Int’l German welter title and middleweights Dominic von Chrzanowski (18-0-1) and Jan Meiser (9-0) clash for the vacant German Crown.
The highlight on the Dutch boxing scene is the annual Ben Bril Memorial at the Theatre Carre in Amsterdam and again welterweight Rafik Harutjunjan (9-0) headlines and defends the WBFed title against Kelvin Dotel (9-1). Harutjunjan won the title in the very same venue a year ago and have been inactive since.
Also on the bill is supermiddle Gevorg Khatchikian (21-1).
WBO # 4 and WBA # 10 superbantam Zsolt Bedak (24-1) headlines Felix-Promotion’s first show of the new season September 17 in Szentes (Hungary) in a scheduled ten-rounder against an opponent to be announced.
Also on the bill are reigning Hungarian champs such cruiser Imre Szello (7-0), featherweight Robert Laki (9-0-1), lightheavy Richard Baranyi (12-1) as well as lightheavy Balasz Kelemen (24-1).
EURO RESULTSBy Per-Ake Persson
Aug 23, Yalta, Crimea, RUS or UKR, Rixos Mriya Resort Hotel, V Khryunov
lh: Felix Valera, D R W12-S Stanislav Kashtanov, Ukr/Rus
WBA interim lightheavy title. 115-113 and 116-112 for Valera and 117-111 for Kashtanov.
sm: Dilmurod Satybaldiev, W12-S Dmitry Sukhotsky,
WBA Continental title, 116-112 and 120-108 for Satybaldiev and 115-113 for Sukhotsky.
sm: Dmitry Chudinov, W8-U Geard Ajetovic,
4x3: Magomed Madiev, KO 1 (1.40) Artem Merzlikin,
Ramal Amanov, W dq 3 Ranses Payano,
6x3: Nikolay Buzolin, TKO 4,ret Ilya Reutski,
Aug 22, Miedzyzdroje, POL; Amfiteatre, Babilon Promotion / Knockout Promotions
m: Kamil Szeremeta, Pol W10-U Arthur Hermann, Ger
99-93, 97-93 and 99-91.
8x3, c: Michal Cieslak, Pol KO 1 Jarno Rosberg, Fin
Cieslak floored Rosberg with a left hook to the body and while the Finn got up he was a sitting duck for the followup attack and was counted out two minutes into the first.
f: Piotr Gudel, Pol D8-S Marc Vidal, Spa
77-76 Gudel, 76-76 and 76-75 Vidal.
sm: Tomasz Gargula, Pol W6-U Sebastian Skrzypczynski, Pol
58-55, 59-54 an 60-53.
sw: Artiom Karpec, Pol W6-U Lukasz Janik, Pol
60-54 on all cards.
sl: Jacek Wylezol, Pol W6-U Tomasz Krol, Pol
4x3, m: Mykola Vovk, Pol TKO 1 Andrzej Andrasik, Pol
Aug 22, Grozny, RUS:
8x3: Mairis Briedis, 97.0, Lat KO 5 (2.35) Manuel Charr, 111,1, Ger
The punch itself was a nothing much right upercut followed by a left hook but it landed right on the button as Charr rumbled forward and he fell flat on and landed on the lowest rope out of this World.
6x3: Apti Urstarkhanov, 77,3, Rus TKO 5,ret Sergej Beloshapkin, 78,, Rus
Beloshapkin was down in the fourth and retired in the fifth.
Aug 22, Voronzeh, RUS:
c: Andrey Knyazev, Rus W10-U Ilya Rolgeyzer, Rus
100-81, 100-84 and 100-86. Rolgeyzer was down twice in the second and once in the seventh.
8x3: Manvel Sargsyan, 63,1, Arm/Rus TKO 4 (2.15) Ruben Movsesian, 63,5, Geo
Movsesian was down in the second.
Sergey Sarapov, 72,6, Rus W4-U David Nikolaev, 72,0, Rus
40-36 twice and 39-37.
Andrey Chentsov, 69,8, Rus W4-U Dmitry Lavrinenko, 69,0, Rus
40-36 on all cards.
Aug 21, Gironde, FRA:
8x3, sf: Dame Seck, Fra KO 8 Mounir Chaib, Fra
w: Yannick Dehez, Fra W 6 Sasa Janjic,
6x3, m: Francis Tchoffo, Fra TKO 3 Srecko Janjic,
c: Maxime Verrons, Fra W 4 Bwana Tshilenge, Fra
sw: Younes El Filal, Fra W 4 David Alonso Pereira,
Aug 19, Budapest, HUN, Gentlemen Fight House, ProfiBox Promotion,
l-fly: Joszef Ajtai, Hun W10-U Robert Kanales, Hun
vacant Hungarian l-fly title, 97-93 twice and 97-92.
Aug 18, Acquaro, ITA:
sf: Benoit Manno, Ita W 6 Luigi Mantegna, Ita
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