Klitschko vs. Chisora Undercard Announced
K2 Promotions announced the official undercard for the December 11 Heavyweight Championship between Wladimir Klitschko and Dereck Chisora at SAP ARENA Mannheim (Germany).
Article posted on 08.12.2010
The co-feature will be a double intercontinental title fight between Ola Afolabi, 15-2 from hailing from London vs Lubos Suda, 22-4, the EBU EU champion from Czech Republic. The bout between these two top rated boxers will be for both the International Boxing Federation (IBF) and WBO Intercontinental Cruiserweight titles.
Afolabi is the newest boxer with K2 Promotions and Tom Loeffler, managing director, sees great potential in him. "Ola was in the training camp with Wladimir and sparred many rounds with him. Now that he is working with world class trainer Fritz Sdunek, Ola's future is wide open", said Loeffler.
Two boxers from the world famous Kronk Gym will be featured on the show. Andy Lee, the outstanding middleweight from Ireland, and Domonique Dolton, the undefeated Jr Middleweight rising star, who is causing a lot of buzz in boxing circles. Both Lee and Dolton also sparred with Wladimir Klitschko under the tutelage of Hall of Fame trainer Emanuel Steward.
Undefeated Gabor Veto, the popular Hungarian Lightweight boxer will fight against former World Champion Alfred Kotey from Ghana.
The full fight card is attached.
The fight will be shown live and exclusively on RTL in Germany. In the US, it will be aired on Saturday, Dec.11, 5:00 p.m. ET on ESPN3.com and reaired the next day, Sunday, Dec. 12 at 2:30 p.m. ET on ESPN. Sky Sports will carry the fight live on pay per view in the UK.
previous article: The Best Prospect of Colombian Boxing Lands for his US Debut
next article: Adamek vs. Maddalone Presser Quotes