By Per-Ake Persson
Italian supermiddle Mouhamed Ali Ndiaye, 22-1, was left without a fight when George Groves, 17-0, decided to leave Frank Warren for Matchroom, Ndiaye vs Groves was set for March 16 in London on a now postponed show and was for the vacant EBU title.
Ndiyae will now however fight Frenchman Christopher Rebrasse, 20-2-2, and the current EU champ, with date and site to be announced by promoter OPI 2000.
Mouhamed Ali Ndiaye vs Christopher Rebrasse
P 3 Boxing show in Finland staged a successful show in Espoo this past weekend and lightweight Edis Tatli won the WBA I/C title with convincing victory over dangerous puncher Felix Lora.
On the undercard Niko Jokinen, 20-0, beat Guzman Castillo and is now down to middleweight after previously campaigning at 168.
P 3 Boxing´s heavyweight Jarno Rosberg was not on the bill and will be sparring with Wladimir Klitschko as he prepares for the defence of his titles against Francisco Pianeta.
French website netboxe.com writes that national middle champ Karim Achour will be the opponent for former WBO interim and EBU jr middle titlist Lukas Konecny, 48-4, on the undercard to Abraham vs Stieglitz March 23 in Magdeburg.
Archour vs Konecny will be for the vacant WBO Euro title. The fight marks Konecny´s debut at middleweight.
March 3, Helmond, NTH:
4x3, sm: Nieky Holzken, Nth, debut KO 2 Anatolij Baron, Nth
March 2, Vittoria, ITA:
jm: Gaetano Guttŗ, Ita W 6 Carmelo Terranova, Ita
jw: Francesco Invernizio, Ita W 6 Nandor Seres, Hun
March 2, Potsdam, GER, MBS-Arena, SES, bdb / gba
Ramona KŁhne, 58,6, Ger W10-U Halanna Dos Santos, 56,3, Bra
KŁhne retained the WBO, WIBF and WBFed female 130 lb titles on scores of 100-90 twice and 99-91.
Dominic BŲsel, 78,9, Ger W10-U Harut Sahakyan, 77,9, Ger
BŲsel won the vacant WBO Youth lightheavy title on scores of 100-90 twice and 99-91.
4x3: Moritz Stahl, 76,2, Ger TKO 1 (2.45) Rastislav Kovac, 77,9, Slo
6x3: Felix Lamm, 63,5, Ger KO 2 (2,22) Nico SchrŲder, ?, Ger
Dario Bredicean, 75,7, US/Ger, debut W4-U Vladimir Fecko, ?, Cze
SES` Florida find Bredicean turns pro with a 40-36 win on all cards against Fecko.
Stefan SchrŲder, 69,6, Stralsund, Ger W10-S Mathias Zemski, 69,2, Dessau, Ger
SchrŲder won the vacant GBA version of the German title on scores of 95-92 and 97-92 with a third vote to Zemski at 95-92.
4x2: Nicole Wesner, 61,2, Ger TKO 1 (0.21) Helga Petukov, 59,5,
m: Ronny Mittag, ?, Ger W6-U Rabie Ben Lakhbar Inoubli, 77,2, Ger
60-44 on all cards - yes 44.
March 2, Mazingarbe, FRA:
CNE, l: Pierre Masse, Fra W 4 Dame Seck, Fra
March 2, Plerin, FRA:
Thomas Hamidi, Fra W 4 Hoai Hang Pham,
Gaetan Lestic, Fra W 4 Jerome Hirigoyen, Fra
March 2, Pezenas, FRA:
CNE, sm: Mickael Diallo, Fra KO 2 Karim Kadous, Fra
CNE, jm: Mathias Collados, Fra W 4 Sabri Ben Boubaker, Fra
March 2, Edmonton, CAN:
c: Steve Franjic, Can W8-U Gabriel Lecrosnier, Fra
80-72 twice and 79-73.
jw: Alexandre Lepelley, Fra W8-S Steve Claggett, Can
77-75 twice and 75-77.
March 1, Villerupt, Meurthe et Moselle, FRA:
Antoine Boya, 89,05, Fra Angelo Lavanga, 89,3, Fra
1/2 TF, jw: Bibi Ondua, 62,85, Fra W5-U Renald Garrido, 63,45, Fra
4x3: Tamaz Avdiev, 67,0, Fra Marco De Paolis, 69,0, Ita
4x3: Alexandre Vivares, 72,3, Fra Alessio Domarin, 72,5, Ita
6x2: Sandy Coget, 50,9, Fra Audrey Tacconi, 53,1, Fra
March 1, Brisbane, AUS:
l: Brett William Smith, Aus TKO 4 Yoann Portallier, Fra
March 1, Clermont Ferrand, FRA,
1/2 TF, w: Samir Machrouh, Fra W 5 Fouad El Massoudi, Fra
w: Kamal Mohamed, Fra W 6 Jaba Shalutashvili,
6x3, b: Anthony Settoul, Fra TKO 2 Levan Garibashvili, Geo
jm: Jean Michel Hamilcaro, Fra W 6 Zoran Didanovic, Ser
4x3, jw: Morgan Ndong Zue, Fra KO 1 Hocine Quantil, Fra, debut
jl: Mehdi Ameur, Fra W 4 Julien Chaput, Fra
6x2, jw: Farida El Hadratti, Fra W 6 Suzana Radanovic, Ser
March 1, Mont Saint Martin, FRA:
6x3: Abdelkader Benzinia, 79,15, Fra W 6 Yohan Carteret, 79,1, Fra
March 1, Czestochowa, POL:
m: Lukasz Wawrzyczek, Pol W8-U Pavol Garaj, Slo
March 1, Hospitalet de Llobregat, SPA: Gallego Prada / Rafa Martin
jm: Ivan Sanchez, Spa TKO 5 Javier Garcia Roche, Spa
Sanchez was down twice in the second but came back to rock Roche in the fifth forcing a controversial stoppage and retained the national title.
f: Juli Giner, Spa KO 2 Franklin Teran, Spa
jw: Santos Martin, Spa KO 2 Juan Zapata, Spa
jw: Toni Delgado, Spa W 4 Jose Antonio Elizabeth, Nic
jm: Isaac Real, Spa W6-S Lyes Chaibi, Fra
Sep 23, Saintes, FRA:
1/4 CLL, m: Jonathan Bertonnier, Fra W 6 Matiouze Royer, Fra
m: Yann Proust, W 4 Jerome Claudeon, Fra
Feb 22, Gijon, SPA, Palacio de los Deportes, Maravilla Box
10x3, l: Emiliano Casal, Spa TKO 7 Alejandro Rodriguez Pereira, Spa
Casal retained the Spanish lightweight title with a one-sided beating of Rodriguez.
w: Aitor Nieto, Spa W 6 Michael Oyono, Spa
f: Geisler Iglesias, Spa W 4 Javier Diaz, debut
Feb 14, Fiumicino, ITA:
m: Daniel Moruzzi, Ita W 6 Ronny McField, Nic
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