By Per-Ake Persson
Club Sportif Nouzonville Ardennes from France were the sole bidders at yesterdays purse bids for EU lightheavy champ Medhi Amar’s mandatory defence against Welsh Challenger Enzo Maccarinelli. CSNA bid 12.550,00 Euro and plan to stage the fight March 19 in Charleville.
Maccarinelli (41-7) beat Roy Jones, Jr, in a fight made at cruiser last weekend and haven’t made 175 since fighting Juergen Braehmer in April of 2014.
Former WBO cruiser champ Marco Huck is in training for his fight against IBO ruler Ola Afolabi February 27 in Halle / Westfalen with Konny Mittermeier as his new coach. Mittermeier was himself a good pro in the late 80’s and have since trained a number of good boxers.
Spanish flyweight Xavier Urpi, 34, have decided to hang up the gloves due to injuries and to concentrate on his familylife, writes espabox. Urpi, 12-2-1, held during his career the Spanish and EU titles and beat the likes of Silvio Olteanu and Ivan Pozo. He lost the EU belt in his last fight to French star Vincent Legrand.
WBO European heavyweight champion Michael Wallisch (15-0) headline SES and Pollex Box Promotion’s promotion at the Maritim Hotel in Berlin and take on Pole Marci Rekowski (17-2). In September Rekowski was two seconds away from winning over Nagy Aguilera but was stopped in the final round. He has since bounced back with a win over Bartosz Szwarczynski.
EURO RESULTS By Per-AkePersson Feb 19, Tambov, RUS: K Popov 6x3: Anton Mezhuev, 59,1, Rus TKO 4 (2.11) Sarkis Grigoryan, 57,8, Rus Grigoryan suspended four weeks. ...
EURO NEWS By Per-Ake Persson The WBO eliminator at supermiddleweight between former WBA lightheavy contender Robin Krasniqi (46-4) and former WBO champ Arthur Abraham (45-5) will go ahead April 22 at the Congress C...
EURO RESULTS By Per-Ake Persson Feb 12, Krasnodar, RUS, LTD SKV Boxing Elnur Samedov, 62,3, Rus W6-U Taras Kovalenko, 61,8, Rus 60-54 on all cards. Arseny Nury, 61...
EURO NEWS By Per-Ake Persson It's official: today (February 14) SES and Z! Promotions revealed the plans for their big event March 18 at the Arena in Leipzig alhough some of the news have been known for some time. ...
EURO RESULTS By Per-Ake Persson Feb 5, Volgograd, RUS: Evgeny Romanov, 98,2, Rus W6-U Yury Bykhtsov, 96,3, Blr/Rus 58-56, 58-57 and 59-55. Feb 5, Kre...
EURO NEWS By Per-Ake Persson Simo Rantalainen, a well known and controversial journalist, TV host, boxing promoter and a lot more in Finland, have written a book about Tarmo Uusivirta. Uusivirta is one of the best ...
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EURO RESULTS By Per-Ake Persson Jan 28, Voronezh, RUS: Victory Tim Boxing Promotion Vazir Tamoyan, 69,1, Rus W4-U Roman Klemeshov, 69,4, Rus 40-36 on all cards. ...