By Antonín Vavrda – POUTÁK: KARLOVY VARY – Tomas Bezvoda (4-1-0, 1 KOs) notched his second win over the Hunanyan boxing clan when he beat Tolja Hunanyan (7-2-0, 4 KOs) Saturday at the BOX LIVE card in Karlovy Vary, thus adding to his victory over Tolja’s younger brother David claimed at the national amateur championships in 2013. Also in action, Fabiana Bytyqi (9-0-0, 3 KOs) easily defended her WBC Youth female title, with her teammate … Read Article
A great boxing gala in Pilsen. Bytyqi, Sedláčková, Schwarz and… Pála!
PILSEN – Three Czech boxers will fight for their titles on March 5 at HM Arena in Pilsen. H Fabiana Bytyqi (6-0, 2 KO), Lucie Sedláčková (5-0-1, 2 KO) and Štěpán Horváth (15-5, 6 KO) will fight for European WBO titles in their division. But this is not all. The fans will have the opportunity to see eight fights. And one will be better … Read Article
MAGDEBURG – For the second time in his career, he’s on the brink of becoming the heavyweight champion of the world. The Italian-German fighter Francesco Pianeta (31-1-1, 17 KOs) may have wasted his first opportunity two years ago against the Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko, but now he has a whole different opponent to deal with – the Uzbek Ruslan Chagaev (33-1-2, 20 KOs), nicknamed “The White Tyson”. And he surely believes in his chances against the … Read Article
By Antonin Vavrda, editor in chief of Profiboxing.cz
Usti nad Labem – The Camp David Memorial of Milan Konecny was maybe headlined by Radek Linka (9-4) and Robert Rosenberg (6-1), who battled for the International Czech cruiserweight title, but it also showcased two talented Czech women from the newly formed SES Boxing Czech Republic team Fabiana Bytyqi (2-0) and Lucia Sedláčková (1-0)… Read Article
PRAGUE – He came to Czech Republic for two weeks, for two fights and to prepare for the last fight in his career. But forty-year-old Danny Williams (46-21) has another goal to achieve.
“I want a revenge with Tomáš Mrázek. I beat him once and I think it is possible to beat him again and to have a great fight,” says a nice bloke from Brixton who admires Jersey Joe Walcott, Joe Frazier, Muhammad Ali … Read Article
PRAGUE – Ten days ago, after being beaten by Peter Quillin, Lukáš Konečný ended his long professional career, and a week before, Štěpán Horváth had lost with Tolja Hunanyan. It is no surprise that the Czech boxing scene is looking for a new professional star. Will that be a 26-year-old Slovak Martin Parlagi (14-0)?… Read Article
Wearing a brand new glasses and with a big smile on his face – that’s how the Czech Republic’s most successful professional boxer Lukas Konecny (50-4-0, 23 KOs) approaches his American adventure (as well as his ultimate fight) against the local middleweight champion Peter Quillin (30-0-0, 22 KOs).
“Quillin’s still the big favorite, but I won’t give him anything for free. We’ve done some things in the camp, working on a specific strategy, so let’s … Read Article
Exactly one month before the “world title” match with Peter Quillin (30-0) in Washington, the best Czech professional boxer Lukáš Konečný met with journalists at a press conference in Prague which was gathered by his stable SES Boxing and Profiboxing.cz.
What was said there? The main thing was that this 35-year-old fighter from Ústí nad Labem said that the fight the undefeated American boxer with Cuban roots would be the last one in his career.… Read Article
Last November he experienced a bitter end of the closely watched fight with Dereck Chisora (20-4). A few months later, the best Czech heavyweight fighter Ondřej Pála (33-4) is going to face another rival from the British Islands, David Price (16-2), no matter that he competes for a German team with the Austrian Sauerland Event licence, David Price.
Approximately half the way through a seven-week-long training, the 29-year-old member of the Médea Boxing Team of … Read Article