By Per-Ake Persson
OPI 2000 won the rights to stage EBU middleweight champ Maksim Bursak´s mandatory defence of the title against Domenico Spada at today´s purse bids in Rome. OPI 2000 bid 42,317,00 EUR while K 2 Ukraine finished second with a bid for 41,146,00 EUR. Date and site is to be announced.
Bursak is 28-1-1 and won the EBU title early 2013. Spada is 28-4 and have been near the top in Europe for some time now but always lost the make or break fights.
Heavyweight Francesco Pianeta, 28-1-1, returns to action December 6 at the Brandenburg Hall in Frankfurt / Oder and take on Robert Teuber, 8-0, with the International German title at stake - the BDB version that is.
In supporting bouts on this SES promotion is WBO and WBFed female middleweight champ Christina Hammer who defends the title against Mexican Carmen Garcia and WBO, WIBF and WBFed superlight female ruler Ramona Kuehne who takes an opponent to be announced.
Tuffing Sport tries to revive professional boxing in Stockholm (Sweden) and stage a clubshow at well known dance hall / night club Gota Kallare December 14. Female jr middle Mikaela Lauren headline a five fight bill against an opponent to be announced. Peter Semo, Akilles Adnan, Benjamin Kalinovic and Redouane Kaye make up the rest of the bill.
By Per-Ake Persson
Nov 11, Zwevezele, BEL:
8x2: Delfine Persoons, 61,9, Bel TKO 3 Eva Halasi, 62,7, Ser
8x3: Hedi Slimane, 60,5, Bel TKO 7 Hadi Melloul, 58,5, Bel
6x3: Yves Ingabu, 89,5, Bel TKO 3 Atila Makula, 89,2, Hun
Nov 10, Le Puy en Velay, FRA:
m: Haroulyon Babayan, Fra D 6 Mehdi Madani, Fra
Nov 9, Kiev, UKR, Sports Palace, K 2 Ukraine
lh: Vyacheslav Uzelkov, Ukr TKO 6 Jaidon Codington, US
IBO Int´l lightheavy title. Codrington floored in the sixth and it was stopped when Codrington got back on his feet.
c: Oleksandr Usyk, Ukr TKO 5 Felipe Romero, Mex
Romero was down in the third and fifth.
sm: Aslambek Idigov, Rus W4-U Andrey Danichkin, Ukr
40-36 twice and 39-37.
w: Khasan Baysangurov, Ukr W4-M Mykhailo Andriets, debut
40-36, 39-38 and 38-38.
jw: Agali Alyshev, Ukr TKO 2 Anton Rusak, Blr / Konstantyn Novosedlyuk,
jw: Artiom Savenko, W4-U Alexey Kozlov,
40-37, 40-36 twice.
Nov 9, Elk, POL:
m: Maciej Sulecki, Pol W10-U Lukasz Wawrzyczek, Pol
vacant Polish middleweight title, scored 99-91, 98-92 and 99-93.
jw: Michal Syrowatka, Pol W6-U Franck Petitjean, Fra
60-54 twice and 58-56.
?: Norbert Dabrowski, Pol TKO 2 (0.45) Midnia Nozadze, Geo
Dabrowski was hurt late in the first and took a standing eight count. Nozadze retired with a claimed injured hand early round 2.
Hakob Karapetyan, W4-U Denis Makar, Blr
40-36 on all cards.
Michal Cieslak, Pol W4-U Mathe Monnier,
40-36 on all cards.
Rafal Kaczor, W4-U Artiom Pavinich,
40-36 on all cards.
Nov 9, Geneve, SWI:
Mohamed Belkacem, 79,4, Swi W8-U Gabriel Lecrosnier, 81,2, Fra
79-73 twice and 80-71.
Ornella Domini, 66,5, Swi W 10 Sabrina Guiliani, 64,5, Bel
EBU featherweight title
Cedric Kassongo, 64,0, Swi W 6 Mladen Zivkov, 63,8, Ser
Fadil Pasalic, 75,0, B & H W 4 Bojan Zarkov, 74,2, Ser
Pasa Malagic, 60,5, B & H W 6 Gabriela Busha, 59,0, Ser
Nov 9, Niort, FRA, Salle Omnisports
1/1 CLL, m: Davy Armand, Fra W 8 Jonathan Bertonnier, Fra
Amrane Ramdane, Fra W 4 Jerome Hirigoyen, Fra
Nov 9, Papetee, Tahiti, FRA: Salle Fautaua Aitamai Babo
sm: Cedric Bellais, Fra KO 1 Fouad Nasri, Fra
Nov 9, Marne, FRA:
jm: Michel Soro, Fra W10-U Jean Michel Hamilcaro, Fra
French 154 lb title, scored 97-93 twice and 98-92.
Bryan Boussis, Fra W 6 Kevin Haudiquet, Fra
8x2: l: Prisca Vicot, Fra W8-M Cindy Bonhiver, Fra
76-72, 78-72 and 76-76. French female lightweight title
Howard Cospolite, Fra W6-S Georges Beaupais, Fra
Bryan Boussis, Fra W 4 Kevin Haudiquet, Fra
Idaas Redjdal, Fra W 4 Yanice Gauzelin,
Nov 9, Reims, FRA:
Anne-Sophie Da Costa, Fra W10-M Yesenia Martinez, Mex
WBFed 97-93 twice and 95-95.
Idass Redjal, Fra W 6 Yacine Gauzelin, Fra
1/1 TF, w: Howard Cospolite, Fra W 6 Georges Beaupais, Fra
Nov 9, Namur, BEL:
6x3: Ali Baghouz, 105,0, Bel KO 3 Alexandru Manea, Rom
Benjamin Smoes, 55,2, Bel W 4 Cosmin Paun, 56,6, Rom
Pasquale Boriello, 59,7, Bel W 4 Cristian Nicolae, Rom
Bogdan Galaev, 67,7, Bel W 4 Gheorghe Satran, 67,9, Rom
4x3: Angelo Turco, 62,6, Bel TKO 4 Vlad Mihai, 61,0, Rom
Nov 9, Zaragoza, SPA, Fronton "Pepe Graces", Maravilla Box & Gimnasio Kyobox
Eloy Iglesias, Spa D 6 Jair Cortes, Ven/Spa
Nov 9, Jaen, SPA
sm: Raul Buendia, Spa D 8 Juan Martinez "El Payo", Spa
Nov 9, Pamplona, SPA:
Ruben Diaz, Spa TKO 1 Diego Jair Ramirez, Spa
Ramirez was a late sub for Carlos Caicedo,
Nov 8, Douai, FRA: Salle Theo Bouton, Douai BC / Robert Pantigny
Mohamed Merah, Fra W10-U Paata Aduashvili, Geo
UBO Int´l title, 100-90 twice and 99-91.
Farid Chebabha, Fra W 6 Maurucy Gojko, Pol
6x3: Medhi Mouhib, KO 4 Sylwester Walczak, Pol
Nov 8, Kalmar, SWE, Sportcenter, est 1100, Armand Boxing Promotion / Brandsofsports (Armand Krajnc / Nicklas Andersson)
4x3: Rastgar Ismaeeli, 80,4, Swe W4-S Robert Halas, 77,6, Ser
38-37 twice for Ismaeeli, who was down in the second and 39-37 for Halas, who was too passive after the knockdown and blew it by just waiting. Ismaeeli was passive too after the knockdown but at least came forward and that won the fight for him.
4x3: Adrian Granat, 104,9, MalmŲ, Swe, debut TKO 2 (2.00) Patryk Kowoll, 97,7, Pol
Granat wore down his flabby opponent with a steady body attack and Kowoll went down after a left hook to the liver. As he got up his cornerman waved with the towel and it was stopped.
4x3: Suro Ismailov, 63,5, Swe W4-U Arek Malek, 69,5, Pol
40-37 twice and 40-36. Malek came to survive and did that in good fashion while Ismailov showed good handspeed and variety in his boxing.
4x2: Johanna Rydberg, 51,5, Swe, debut W4-U Nevenka Mikulic, 51,2, Cro
40-36, 39-38, and 39-37. Good fight between two Muay Thai stars.
4x3: Kristoffer Storm, 79,8, Den TKO 2 (1.23) Jesic Zeljan, 76,5, Cro,
Zeljan was hurt by a right and took a s8ce moments later, was hurt some in the second and it was stopped.
4x3: Sven Fornling, 75,8, MalmŲ, Swe TKO 1 (2,23) Jova Puskas, 79,2, Cro
prodebut for both, Fornling bulldozed Puskas and the towel came in. Puskas said to have had 40-50 amateur fights but you could have fooled me.
4x3: Robert Talarek, 73,4, Pol TKO 2 (2,.21) Omid Zohrabi, 75,9, Cro license, debut
Nov 8, Villanova di Guidomia, ITA:
Manuel Lancia, 60,6, Ita W10-U Gianluca Ceglia, 60,4, Ita
Lancia retained the Italian lightweight title on scores of 97-93, 97-94 and 96-94.
Valerio Ranaldi, 74,2, Ita TKO 2 Manuel Grimieri, 75,2, Ita
Andrea Pesce. 72,3, Ita W dq 6 Giuseppe Rauseo, 69,9, Ita
Nov 8, Kuopio, FIN, Kylpylšhotell Rauhalathi, Steel Ring
Tuomo Eronen, 58,4, Fin W 6 (59-55) Andrei George Moldovenau, 58,6,
Jarmo Malinen, 79,0, Fin, debut W 4 (39-37) Ionut Strachinaru, 79,3, debut
4x3: Henri Kekalainen, 73,8, Fin, debut TKO 1 (1.16) Andrejs Volincuks, ?
Nov 2, Montalto di Castro, ITA:
l: Emiliano Marsili, Ita KO 3 David Kis, Hun
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