By Per-Ake Persson
Former IBO jr middleweight champion Attila Kovacs, 33-4 and 7-0 since beginning a comeback with Felix Racz as promoter, will headline Ferobox Event promotion September 20 in Szentes (Hungary).
Kovacs will take on Frenchman Dieudonne Belinga (12-4-1) for the vacant WBO Euro title. Belinga gave current WBA I/C and EBU champ Jack Culcay a tough fight in Germany recent and vows to have learnt from the mistakes made that night.
The show will be televised in Hungary by MTVA 1 and feature superbantam Zsolt Bedak WBO # 4), supermiddle Balasz Kelemen WBO # 8) and former Olympian Imre Szello in supporting bouts.
Mikaela Lauren (22-3) take on Aleksandra Madziak Lopes (10-2-2) for the vacant WBC female superwelter title November 8 in Vasteras.
The show is sanctioned by the Swedish pro commission, Lauren vs Lopes is approved by the WBC and the only obstacle that remains is getting permission from the Martial Arts Delegation to do the fight over ten two-minute rounds.
According to the rules 12 minutes remains the max distance for professional boxing in Sweden.
French lightheavy Nadjib Mohammedi (35-3) is in Berlin and spent last week sparring with EU champ Erik Skoglund, who defends the title in Copenhagen on Saturday against Stefano Abatangelo.
This week Mohammedi is sparring with WBO supermiddleweight ruler Arthur Abraham, who is in training for the defence against Paul Smith September 27.
Nadjib will next fight on the undercard to Hopkins vs Kovalev November 8 and is the mandatory challenger for the IBF title.
By Per-Ake Persson
Sep 7, San Sadurni de Noya, SPA:
6x3, fly; Xavier Urpi, Spa TKO 4 Vasile Sandu, Rom, debut
Sando, a good amateur made his prodebut vs Urpi.
Sep 6, Tammerfors, FIN, Pyynikin Palloiluahlli, Petri Sarkajšrvi / P 3 Boxing
8x3: Jarno Rosberg, 90,3, Fin KO 6 (0.31) Gezim Tahiri, 89,2, Aus
Overhand left ends this all southpaw clash. Sudden finish, Rosberg winning.
6x3: Niklas Ršsšnen, 81,9, Fin KO 3 (1.40) Haris Causevic, 78,9, Aus
Southpaw left to the ribs ends matter. Causevic down for a full minute.
Ville Piispanen, 66,6, Fin W6-U Filip Radzek, 67,9, Pol
60-54 on all cards. Radzek in trouble in round five.
4x3: Nordeen Toure, 65,4, Fin TKO 1 (1.15) Arturs Surikovs, 65,9, Lat
4x3: Lassi Seppelš, 60,8, Fin, debut KO 1 (2.06) Aleksejs Potjomkins, 58,9, Lat
Sep 6, Wismar, GER, Markthalle, PSP Boxen, BDB
l; Nicole Wesner, Ger W10-U Kremena Petkova, Bul
WIBF I/C title
6x3, c: Yavuz Keles, TKO 3 Samir Barakovic,
6x3, lh; Frank BlŁmle, TKO 2 Todor Ilic,
6x3, lh: Nils Schmidt, KO 4 Slobodan Culum,
4x3, h: David Wilken, debut TKO 1 Nedeljko Cvorovic,
Sep 6, Bad Segeberg, GER, gba
sw: Michel Trabant, Ger W 12 Patryk Litkiewicz, Pol
Trabant won the vacant EPBA superwelter title.
Sep 5, Magdeburg, GER, SES Gym, SES, bdb
h: Michael Wallish, Ger W 8 (80-72) Edgars Kalnars, Lat
Sep 5, Loznica, SER, (br BK Suncana Reka / Stjepan Herzeg Boxklub, inspector Mirko Skoko
sw: Predrag Kovacevic, W12-U Achilles Szabo,
Kovacevic retained the WBU Ger superwelter title on scores of 120-108 twice and 119-109.
10x2, l: Hasna Tukic, TKO 4 Manuela Zulj,
WBU Euro female lightweight title
8x3, w: Adnan Zilic, TKO 1 Edin Hajric,
6x3, lh: Emil Markic, TKO 2 Janos Olah,
6x3, lh: Dejan Kmeta, TKO 3 Elmin Handanagic,
6x2, sf: Irma Baljagic Adler, TKO 2 Radana Knezevic,
Aug 31, Pescara, ITA:
lh: Giovanni Rossoni, Ita W 6 Attila Szatmari, Hun
July 19, Viadana, ITA:
w-m: Massimo Avosani, Ita W 6 Altin Dedej, Alb/Ita
May 17, Pescara, ITA:
lh: Giovanni Rossoni, Ita W 6 Martin Barretta, Ita
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