Euro Boxing Roundup
28.07.05 - By Per-Åke Persson: Hamburg-based Spotlight Boxing have four dates booked during the fall but only one of them in Germany. They begin Sep 20 in Prague, continue Oct 25 in Vienna, Nov 15 in Gottingen and are back on Solden, Austria December 13. The shows goes out on EuroSport..
Article posted on 27.07.2005
Spaniard Juan Carlos Melero Diaz and Italian veteran Stefano Zoff will fight for the vacant EBU 135 lb title. Site and date is to be determined. Both Mat Zegan and Yuri Romanov, who were the previous co-challengers are concentrating on other oppurtunities.
Willie Limond have vacated the EU 130 lb title and is now the official challenger for EBU champ Alex Arthur thus setting up a pretty big fight for Scotland.
Hungarian 126 lb champ Andres Meszaros might sign with Felix-Promotion.
Former EBU 130 lb champ Boris Sinitsin is undecided on the future after losing the title to Alex Arthur this past weekend.
Danish welter Thomas Damgaard is training under Poul Duville for his upcoming EBU titlefight against champ Oktay Urkal September 3 in Berlin.
Russian heavy Nikolai Valuev will have a small role in a film named "Cameo". No, he wonīt play Frankensteinīs Monster.
Troja Boxing Group promotes in Berlin November 25. Itīs a show sanctioned by the GBA and features the comeback of two young prospects, Thomas Lesnik and Kevin Wieding, both at one signed to Universum. Both guys are now campaigning at jr middle. Headlining are two obscure guys gunning for the vacant GBA / EBF titles.
German jr welter champ Mirk Wolf returned after layoff in Bangkok yesterday (July 27) and knocked out one Amir Ranjah in the second round.
NYC-based Swedish middle Manjie Conteh have his next fight booked for September 15 in Huntington, NY.
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