By Per-Ake Persson
French promotional company EuroProm headed by Gerard Teysseron bid a staggering 62 000 Euro for the right to stage EBU bantam champ Karim Guerfi, 20-3, vs mandatory challenger Kazak Zhanat Zhakiyanov, 21-1. Guerfi won the title with an upset win over Stephane Jamoye after previously losing two attempts to win the French bantam crown and also losing a world title fight at flyweight against Juan Carlos Reveco. Hatton Promotions, Zhakiyanov’s promoter, bid 25 696 Euro - a more normal sum considering the title and weight division involved. When and where will be announced within shortly.
Valery Yanchy, 22-3-2, and Andrea Sarritzu, 34-6-5, will again clash for the vacant EBU flyweight title February 14 in Milan with OPI 2000 as promoter. Both men have by now a long history with this title winning, losing and drawing a number of fights. The fought to a split draw in October also in Italy.
By Per-Ake Persson
Dec 15, Orne, FRA:
4x3, l: Maxime Roussel, Fra TKO 2 Jonathan Outin, Fra
Dec 14, Stockholm, SWE, Göta Källare, est 200, Tuffing Sports (Stefan Fernström/Vido Ratkovic)
Club Fights II, held in a classic night spot, a little like a renovated version of Blue Horizon
6x2: Mikaela Lauren, 68,4, Stockholm TKO 2 (1.37) Rita Kennessey, ?, Hun
Kennessey totally inept, unwilling and outclassed and it was allowed it to go on for much too long. Kennessey took a standing eight count before it was stopped.
4x3: Benjamin Kalinovic, 70,9, Västerås TKO 2 (1.07) Sergej Malcev, 69,7, Riga, Lat
Malcev went down rather easily in the first, again in the second and when he slipped and fell a third time the towel came in. Kalinovic looked sharp though working in short, effective bursts of punches.
Akilles Adnan, 70,9, Stockholm W4-U Artem Karsev, 68,2, Lat
40-36, 39-37 twice.
Adnan was too eager and lacked timing while Karsev was careful and green but opened up in the last to win the round.
Redouane Kaya, 61,8, Örebro/? W4-U Ryan Peleguer, 62,1, Valencia, Spain
40-36 on all cards. Peleguer brave but limited against a fast, slick but lightpunching opponent.
Peter Semo, ?, Uga/Stockholm W4-M Sergejs Moroshek, 66,4, Lat
Moroshek had big advantages in reach, height and weight and seemed outbox the shorter Semo, Only in the last did the Ugandan get Moroshek under any kind of pressure. 39-38 (Stenberg), 39-37 (OO) and 38-38 (HS)
Karzen Salimi, 64,4, Stockholm, debut W4-U Darwin Artamaint, ?, Spa, debut
40-36 on all cards in a fight where Salimi forced the action against a smaller and somewhat chunky opponent.
Dec 14, Neubrandenburg, GER, Jahnsportforum, est 5000, Sauerland Event, FvA
Jürgen Brähmer, 78,7, Ger W12-U Marcus Oliveira, 79,0, US
Brähmer won the vacant WBA regular title on scores of 115-112, 117-110 and 117-110. Oliveira was down after what looked like a low blow in the 10th and took a count and was stunned in the fifth but staged a strong finish. Brähmer entered the ring first after Don King intervened and wanted the highest ranked boxer to enter the ring second - and that was Oliveira and this caused a long delay which upset the fans.
Jack Culcay, 69,8, Ger W12-U Dieudonne Belinga, 69,4, Fra
Culcay, now trained by Gary Logan, retained the WBA I/C title on scores of 116-111 twice and 118-109. Belinga was down in the fifth.
12x3: Kubrat Pulev, 115,1, Bul TKO 5 (not out) Joey Abell, 112,7, US
Pulev retained the IBF Int´l title vs Abell, who was a sub for Sherman Williams (same week as fight). Pulev was off balance when caught by a left from the Minnesota southpaw and went down early in the fourth but floored Abell three times in the round with bodyshots and "Ice" retired in his
Enrico Kölling, 81,0, Ger W8-U Tomas Adamek, 80,5, Cze
77-75 twice and 80-73.
Dominik Britsch, 72,4, Ger W8- Soufiene Ouerghi, ?, Tun/Fra
Ouerghi came in as a late sub for Jose Yebes and floored Britsch, now trained by his father Jürgen, twice in the first. Britsch did better in the later rounds and won a "2-1" decision which can mean both split or majority decision. According to Eric Armit’s weekly report the scoring was 76-74,
76-75 and 74-74 - so rather "2-0-1" than "zwei zu ein".
8x3: Tyron Zeuge, 76,2, Ger TKO 5 Alessio Furlan, 75,8, Ita
Dec 14, Barcelona, SPA, Olympic Sports Palace Vall d´Hebron, Gallego Prada
Promociones / Ko Verdun
m: Hassan N´Dam N´Jikam, Fra W10-U Anthony Fitzgerald, Ire
N´Dam, now managed by Gary Hyde, returns and outscored Fitzgerald, who was down in the fourth.
sw: Isaac Real, Spa TKO 7 Ivan "Dinky" Sanchez, Spa
Spanish superwelter title
f: Juli Giner, Spa TKO 6 Paco Urena, Spa
Giner retained the Spanish featherweight title
sl: Alexandre Lepelley, Fra W 8 Sandor Martin, Spa, Spa
sw: Javier Garcia Roche, Spa W 8 Adriano Nicchi, Ita
6x3, sm: Guzman Castillo, Cub/Valencia TKO 1 Julio Acosta,
6x3, sf: Iain Weaver, W dq 1 Edilson Rio,
Dec 14, Maliano, SPA: Pabellon Pedro Velarde, est 1000, Daniel Rasilla, Sr
w: Ceferino Rodriguez / Ferino V, Spa W12-U Daniel Rasilla, Jr, Spa
V retained the EU title on scores of 118-109, 117-109 and 117-111.
sm: Ivan Salcines, Spa W 6 Marcos Rodriguez, Spa
Dec 14, Bovary, UKR, Ice Palace, K 2 Ukraine
sl: Felix Lora, D R / Spa W12-S Sergey Fedchenko, Ukr
Lora won the WBO Euro title on scores of 114-113 and 114-112 with a third vote 119-112 for Fedchenko. Lora was down in the second and was a late sub for Nacho Mendoza.
sl: Mishiko Beselia, Ukr W6-U Andrey Stolyarchuk, Blr
59-54 twice and 60-54. Stolyarchuk was down in the sixth.
h: Vladimir Tereshkin, Rus W8-U Alexey Mazikin, Ukr
Mazikin was down once in the third and twice in the fourth after bodyshots.
It was scored 77-73 twice and 77-72 for Tereshkin who faded in the later rounds.
w: Victor Plotnikov, Ukr TKO 1 (2.02) Valery Brazhnik, Ukr
Plotnikov comes out smokin´ and didn´t stop until it was stopped.
m: Max Bursak, Geo/Ukr W8-U Gari Abajjan, Geo
80-72 on all cards.
h: Olexander Usyk, Ukr TKO 4 (2.11) Epifanio Mendoza, Col
Dec 14, Gabala, AZE, Olympic Center, Yashar Millnitz, bdF
h: Timo Hoffmann, Ger v Steffen Kretschmann, Ger
off when Hoffmann pulled out with illness - I didn’t even know it was on
w: Matthias Pelk, Ger TKO 8 (1.20) Fariz Mamedov, Aze
WBO Euro and IBF East/West titles.
c: Roman Golovashchenko, Ukr W12-M Yakup Saglam, Tur/Ger
119-107, 118-112 and 115-115. Title?
12x3, lh: Miguel Velozo, Cze W 6 Rashad Karimov,
6x3, m: Vusal Aliyev, W6-U Armand Cullhaj,
4x3, h: Elchin Ahmadov, W4-U Janis Ginters,
Dec 14, Helsinki, FIN, Ringside Gym, P 3 Boxing / Stonehand Promotions
m: Nikita Dubunin - never announced
Dubinin´s comeback off due to a shoulder injury
6x3, lh: Arne Ernstsen, Nor W 4 (40-36) Andrejs Pokumeiko, Lat
Announced for six, but then became a four rounder.
4x3, sw: Ken-Tore Halland, Nor TKO 2 Grigorijs Dunecs, Lat
Dec 14, Pamel-Roosdal, BEL:
6x3: Bilal Laggoune, 92,0, Bel KO 1 Josip Jalusic, 88,3, Cro
Ismail Abdoul, 90,9, Bel W 6 Drazen Ordulj, 91,5, Cro
6x3: Ryad Merhy, 86,9, Bel KO 3 Tony Visic, 92,2, Cro
6x2: Elfi Philips, 62,4, Bel W 6 Antonella Begonija, 61,6, Cro
Dec 14, Ceyrat, FRA:
6x3, sl: Morgan N´Dong Zue, Fra KO 1 Mickael Lacombe, Fra
Dec 14, Aulnay sous Bois, FRA, Salle Pierre Sochy
l: Myriam Dellal, Fra W10-U Anita Torti,
vacant WBC Int´l lightweight title
f: Mohamed Bouleghcha, Fra D 6 Sofiane Bellahcene, Fra
w: Bruno Marcellin, Fra W6-U James Alves, Fra
sm: Medhi Bouadla, Fra W6-U Attila Tibor Nagy,
w: Denis Farias, Fra D 6 Lyes Chaibi, Fra
w: Karim Menasria, Fra W 6 Rudy Sibilo, Fra
Dec 14, Nouzonville, FRA:
lh: Hakim Chioui, Fra W6-U Mile Nikolic, Ser
Chioui back after serious traffic accident.
sw; Sebastien Madani, Fra W 6 Stanislav Sakic, B & H
w: Gino Romeo, Fra TKO 1 Sasa Janjic, Ser
lh: Jessy Luxembourger, Fra, debut W 4 Robert Halas, Ser
Dec 14, Verviers, BEL;
Michel Recloux, 80,6, Bel W6-M Gabriel Lecrosnier, 82,4, Fra
58-57 twice and 58-58.
Francesco Patera, 61,8, Bel W 4 Angelo Turco, 62,7, Bel
Elmach Ismailov, 75,0, Bel W 4 Honoré Tubane, 76,3, Bel
4x2: Djemilla Gontaruk, 60,0, Bel W 4 Wendy Gervois, 57,4, Fra
Dec 14, Essen, BEL
Albert Kraus, 72,1, Nth/Bel KO 3 Vladimir Tazic, 72,3, Slo
Dec 14, Walcz, POL:
12x3, c: Krzystof Glowacki, Pol TKO 9 Varol Vekiloglu, Ger
Vekiloglu was a late sub for Serdar Sahin, WBO I/C title
l: Damian Wrzesinski, Pol W4-U Anton Bekish, Blr
4x3, sw: Lukasz Janik, Pol KO 3 Aliaksandr Abramenka, Blr
4x3, lh: Marek Matyja, Pol KO 1 Marko Angermann, Ger
sm: Michal Ludwiczak, Pol W4-U Siarhei Krapshyla, Blr
sl: Konrad Dabrowski, Pol W4-U Marcin Finer,
4x3, h; Wlodzimierz Letr, Pol KO 1 Ihar Karaveau, Blr
Dec 14, Principado de Asturias, SPA, br
w: Alejandro Suarez, debut W 4 Diego Jair Ramirez, Spa
Dec 14, Coudekerque, FRA:
c: Mathieu Bauderlique, Fra W 6 Youssef Doumbia, Fra
Dec 14, Valdoie, FRA:
10x3, c: David Radeff, Fra TKO 2 Rihards Bigis, Lat
Dec 14, Saint Peray, FRA:
sm: Jeremy Greuillet, Fra D 4 Raski Ben Miloud, Fra
Dec 13, Aalst, BEL; Zaal Forum, Patrick van de Meerssche
8x3: Yves Ngabu, 88,1, Bel TKO 1 Victor Scalia, 90,9, Hun
Ahmed El Hamwi, 63,3, Bel W10-U Tarik Madni, 63,3, Bel
Belgian superlightweight title, 100-86, 99-89 and 98-91, Madni took a standing eight in the tenth.
8x3: Jean-Pierre Bauwens, 61,8, Bel TKO 1 Sandor Horvath, 62,5, Hun
10x2: Delfine Persoon, 60,4, Bel TKO 10 1.40) Lucia Morelli, 60,2, Ita/Ger
WIBF, WBFed and WIBA titles. Morelli was floored in the sixth and ninth and Persoon had a point deducted after that as she hit Morelli, on he floor. Ref Daniel Van De Wiele stopped it in the tenth to save Morelli from further punishment. Persoon was ahead 89-79 on all cards at the end.
Dec 14, Royan, FRA,
6x3, m: Josselin Molas, Fra TKO 3 Ladislav Nemeth, Slo
jm: Mickael Weus, Fra W 4 Miroslav Mrlina, Slo
4x2, f: Ericka Rosseau, Fra W 4 Claudia Ferenci, Slo
Dec 13, Vendome, FRA, Salle Ampere
h: Marouan Larouiche, Fra W6-M Julien Guibaud Ribaud, Fra
4x3, m: Omar Zahraoui, Fra TKO 2 Tony Clement, Fra
Dec 13, Rezzato, ITA:
Maurizio Lovaglio, 85,7, Ita TKO 10 (1.02) Leonardo Damian Bruzzese, 88,7, Ita
Lovaglio won the Italian cruiser title from defending champion Bruzzese.
8x3: Samuele Esposito, 64,5, Ita TKO 8 (0,40) Petar Zivkovic, 64,1, Ser
Salvatore Erittu, 90,1, Ita KO 2 Karoly Rizsak, 85,9, Hun
Giammario Grassellini, 68,8, Ita D 6 Gaetano Gutta, 69,2, Ita
Carmine Tommasone, 59,5, Ita W 6 Zoltan Horvath, 59,5, Hun
Dec 13, Adeje, SPA:
sf: Sandro "Dinamita" Dominguez, Spa TKO 1 Daniel Bueno, Spa
Dec 13, Madrid, SPA, Gimnasio del Rayo Vallecano, Tundra Promociones
w: Alberto Simon, Fra W4-U Jair Cortes, Ecu/Spa
Cortes came in on short notice for Oleg Lukanyuk.
Dec 13, Fontenay-sous-Bois, FRA:
w: Massi Tachour, Fra W 4 Mihail Orlov, Fra -- or Norsedine Adad.
Dec 13, Chelyabinsk, RUS:
c: Murat Gassiev, Rus W10-U Ivica Bacurin, Cro
WBC Youth cruiser title
Dec 10, Loiret, FRA:
lh: Michel Mothmora, Fra W 6 Laurent Ferra, Fra
w: Maxime Beaussire, Fra W 6 Kobe Vanderkhove, Bel
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