DeGale vs. Bozic
WBC Silver super middleweight champion James DeGale (16-1, 11 KO’s) bludgeoned challenger Stjepan Bozic (26-7, 17 KO’s) to a four round stoppage tonight at the Glow, Bluewater, Greenhithe, Kent, United Kingdom. DeGale was hitting Bozic nearly at will with shots in the 4th round.
Bozic wisely chose not come out for the 5th. I think he could have continued on for another three or four rounds until DeGale stopped him outright, but he was just taking shots and he wasn’t being competitive. He did the smart thing by choosing not to continue after the 4th.
DeGale landed some nice uppercuts and was throwing shots from every angle from the 1st round. Bozic showed a lot of heart in taking the punches and throwing some nice shots back. DeGale was hit a lot in the fight despite winning so easily. It just looked like he was more focused on putting on an entertaining fight rather than thinking about defense. Continue reading
James DeGale made a successful first defence of his WBC Silver super middleweight title in Kent tonight against Stjepan Bozic. The English super middleweight improves to 16-1.
‘Chunky’ was entering the ring for the third time in only 6 months. The 2008 Olympic Gold medallist claimed the vacant title via a unaminous 12 round decision against the tough Colombian Fulgencio Zuniga back in December.
DeGale was guilty of losing focus that night, allowing his veteran opponent enjoy periods of success as the Englishman loitered unnecessarily on the ropes.
In his most recent outing the London native travelled to Canada where he comprehensively demolished Sebastien Demers in 2 aggressive rounds. Continue reading
James Degale to defend WBC Silver super middleweight title against Stjepan Bozic on June 8th live on Wealth TV
SAN DIEGO, CA (May 29, 2013)—On Saturday afternoon June 8th, Wealth TV is proud to be airing the WBC Silver Super Middleweight clash between 2008 Olympic Gold Medal Winner James “Chunky” DeGale and former world title challenger Stjepan Bozic in a bout scheduled for twelve rounds.The fight card can also be seen on www.wealthtv.com
DeGale of London has a professional record 15-1 with ten knockouts and in addition to being the WBC Silver Champion, DeGale is also the current European Super Middleweight champion. Continue reading