Euro Boxing Roundup: Dzuman Defends GBU Jr. Middleweight title Against Alaggio On Oct 19th
12.10.06 - By Per Ake Persson: German heavy Luan Krasnigi returns December 2 in Berlin on a Universum show at the Estrel Convention Center. The former EBU champ and current WBO #2 was scheduled to fight in Stuttgart in September but pulled out after a managerial dispute. An agreement have since been reached.
WBO jr middle titleholde Sergey Dzindziruk defends against Russian Alisultan Nadirbegov October 21 in Halle/Saale. Headlining is WBC Int´l supermiddle ruler Mario Veit taking on Denis Inkin.
Spanish-based supermiddle Mukadi Manda is off the Kessler vs Beyer bill where he was to have fought Lolenga Mock. According to Mukadi himself he was never on and says he´s never been contacted by any agent about this fight. Who Mock will fight isn´t announced yet but a substitute have apparently been found. "I don´t care who I fight, I´m ready for anyone" says Mock.
Russian cruiser Valery Brudov, who´s signed to AMI in France, is featured on the undercard to Mkrtchian vs Gogiya tonight (Oct 12) at the Konti Kasino in St Petersburg.
EU bantam champ David Guerault defends against John Bikai on Saturday in Dombasle. Supermiddle Jackson Chanet have been added to the undercard. Chanet will also appear October 27 in Calais on the undercard to Hamza Izza´s defence of the WBF welter title against Fabrice Colombel and according to netboxe.com Jackson could fight the winner of Mkrtchian vs Gogiya December 2 on AMI´s big show in Bercy.
Middles Zviadi Purtshkhavanidze and Dmitry Pirog clash for the Russian title October 25 in Moscow on a show promoted by Pushka. Pushka involves the now retired highclass supermiddle Andrei Shkalikov.
Roman Dzuman defends the GBU jr middle October 19 in Lvov, Ukraine, against Argentinian Juan Manuel Alaggio. Yuri Zolotov takes on tough Latvian Jurijs Boreiko in another fight at 154.