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Dejan Zavec can’t wait for his next ring walk-in

It’s been an exciting year for Dejan Zavec (aka Jan Zaveck) so far, but the reigning WBF superwelterweight world champion and the former IBF welterweight world champion believes the best is yet to come. After defeating Sasha Yengoyan (now 32-2-1) in epic brave-heart bout in full packed arena in Maribor in April, Zavec has new doors opened for him. Continue reading

Dejan Zavec: USA, here I come!

There are only ten days left until the bell rings for the start of the bout that Dejan Zavec wanted ever since he lost his IBF welterweight world champion belt against Andre Berto in Biloxi in 2011. Zavec says that he is well prepared for his next challenger – the young American prospect Keith Thurman (24), who he will fight on March 9th in Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York. A few days before leaving for the USA, Mr. Simpatikus gave this interview for his official website Continue reading

News: Dejan Zavec Returns; Amasheh, Djendji Clash For WBF Title

Ljubljana, October 24th – The year 2012 was not really Dejan Zavec’s best year. After he outboxed Bethuel Uushona in March in his own country and won the WBO Inter Continental welterweight title, the former IBF welterweight World Champion’s (2009-2011) path back to the top was halted by injuries and planned bout in O2 World Arena in Berlin at the end of August was cancelled. But he is all better now – his elbow surgery in September was successful – and is awaiting new, exciting challenges. Continue reading