By Per-Ake Persson
EBU middleweight champ Maksim Bursak, 27-1-1, defends the title against Brit Nick Blackwell, 13-2, September 21 in Kharkiv with K 2 Ukraine as promoters. It´s a voluntary defence by Bursak (pictured).
On the undercard heavyweight Vladimir Tereshkin, 16-0-1, take on American journeyman Jason Gavern, 21-15-4.
Also on the bill is lightheavy Vyacheslav Uzelkov, 28-3, and welter Valery Brazhnik, 29-0-1.
EU heavyweight champ Richard Towers defends the title as previously reported in October against Frenchman Johan Duhaupas and the promoter have now set date and site. The fight will go ahead on the 24th in Abbeville.
The fight for the vacant EU welter title between Stefano Castellucci and Ceferino Rodriguez was to go ahead at latest in July but have been postponed time and time again and Team Rodriguez have urged the EBU title to call for new purse bids. The EBU have now set September 16 at noon for purse bids.
Aug 31, Purmerend, NTH, Wellness Profi-Center, Michel van Halderen / Rene Prins
jw: Barry Groenteman, W 6 Patryk Wolke,
4x3, w: Rafik Harutjunjan, TKO 2 Hamze Masemani,
4x3, m: Rocky Grandjean, TKO 2 Suleyman Dag,
An amateur team from Ireland took on a Dutch team on the undercard.
Aug 31, Krasnogorsk, RUS:
lh: Valery Brudov, Rus W8-U Jevegenijs Andrejevs, the veteran, Lat
60-54 on all cards.
Aug 31, Basel, SWI:
10x3: Erkan Teper, 110,0, Ger TKO 1 (2.47) Michael Sprott, 113,0, UK
This fight took place on a Youth Culture Festival. After a slow start Teper floored Sprott with a right. Sprott was hurt bad enough for it stopped right there but was given another chance and was caught again, went down and as he got up it was stopped. The Swiss Federation recommends 28 days suspension for Sprott
Arnold Gjergjaj vs Markus Tomala
Off as Gjergjaj had injured his shoulder. Both he and Sprott were coming from Tyson Fury´s camp.
Aug 30, Bern, SWI:
Nicole Boss, 60,6, Swi KO 1 Alexandra GŲgŲg, Hun
Boss ends matters with a bodyshot.
Isaac Dagboe, 56,0, Gha KO 3 Csaba Toth, 57,1, Hun
The Swiss Federation recommends 28 days suspension for Toth.
Aug 30, Blagoveshchenskaya, RUS:
jw: Aik Shakhnazaryan, Rus W10-U Shavkat Madaminov,
100-89 on all cards.
8x3, w: David Avanesyan, TKO 6 (not out) Fariz Karimov,
m: Felix Amoev, W6-U Fedor Mushtranov,
jw: Egor Bakulin, debut W6-U Parviz Muraliev,
c: Ruslan Faifer, debut W4-U Roman Mirzoev,
4x3, c: Bahruz Kazimov, NC 1 Sevak Bagdasaryan,
l: Aliyor Nuraliev, debut W4-U Yuri Bashmanov, debut
Aug 30, Loredo, SPA:
sw: Sergio Garcia, W 6 Santos Medrano,
Aug 30, Zaragoza, SPA:
4x3, Jonathan Castano, Spa, debut TKO 2 Hamza El Yattoui,
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