Here are the weights from Kolding, Denmark ahead of tomorrow´s Nordic Fight Night.
EU Light Heavyweight Title:
Erik Skoglund: 78,8 kg
Lolenga Mock: 77,3 kg
All the Swedish fighters made weight ahead of Saturday night’s Nordic Fight Night at the Tre-For Arena in Kolding including Erik Skoglund who faces Danish veteran Lolenga Mock for the EU Light Heavyweight Title.
Oscar Ahlin: 79,2 kg
Serhiy Demchenko: 78,2 kg
Anthony Yigit: 63,1 kg
Tony Pace: 63,5 kg Continue reading
Two days ahead of the Nordic Fight Night at TRE-FOR Arena, Torben Keller and Erik Skoglund took time out of their schedule to catch up with the children at Kolding Sygehus. The two unbeaten fighters signed autographs and handed out small boxing gloves. “It was very rewarding to have a chat with the kids. Even though some of them were in pain or sick, they were smiling and had a good time,” Torben Keller said. “After a few minutes, they really opened up and told us about their lives and also showed interest in our sport. It was inspiring to hear how they fight their worries. I just fight for myself – my sporting success – but they fight for so much more. It´s good to be reminded of that sometimes.” Continue reading
Press conference quotes: Youth vs. experience as Skoglund faces Mock for EU Light Heavyweight Title on Oct 19
When Team Sauerland´s up-and-coming talent Erik Skoglund (17-0, 9 KOs) fights Danish veteran Lolenga Mock (31-13-1, 12 KOs) at the Nordic Fight Night in Kolding on October 19, there will be more at stake than just the European Union Light Heavyweight Title. It will also be a battle of rivalling teams, with Mock being represented by Hall of Fame Promoter Mogens Palle, who was present at today´s press conference at TRE-FOR Arena. “It´s always special to make a fight with Mogens,” Nisse Sauerland said. “It adds some spice to the fight, but clearly the focus should not be on the promoters but on the fighters in the ring. Skoglund versus Mock is an exciting match-up, a classic youth-versus-experience battle, and we´re very confident that Erik will beat Lolenga to become the new EU Champion.”
Skoglund, who trains in Germany, is looking forward to his biggest challenge to date. “It will be my toughest fight ever. I think Lolenga had his pro debut two weeks before I was born. I saw his last fight, it was very good, so I will prepared for 12 tough rounds against him. I have what it takes to beat him.” Continue reading
Team Sauerland is delighted to announce that the Nordic Fight Night will hit Kolding on October 19. Koldinghallerne will host the European Union Light Heavyweight Title fight between undefeated Erik Skoglund (17-0, 9 KOs) and Danish veteran Lolenga Mock (31-13-1, 12 KOs) as well as the all-Danish duel between Kim Poulsen (22-1, 6 KOs) and Puriya Haidari (6-0, 3 KOs). “We are thrilled to finally come to Kolding,” promoter Nisse Sauerland said. “The Nordic Fight Night features the very best of Danish, Swedish and Norwegian boxing and we will put together and exciting card at Koldinghallerne.” Continue reading