Skoglund: I want to reign for 10 years

Swedish sensation Erik Skoglund (19-0, 10 KOs) follows a path he laid out as a boy. On April 12th he defends his EU Light Heavyweight Title at the Blue Water Dokken in Esbjerg, Denmark.

“It’s no fun at all. It’s just eating, training, sleeping. No family. No friends. It’s pretty tough, but it makes me better and sharper, so it’s definitely worth it.”

So says 22-year-old Erik Skoglund after a three week tough training camp in German Güstrow ahead of his fight with former Italian champion Danilo D’Agata (12-1-1, 3 KOs).

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Jürgen Brähmer Interview: “History will not repeat itself”

Enzo Maccarinelli, Jürgen Brähmer - Boxing Interviews

Juergen Braehmer (42-2, 31 KOs) will make the first defense of his WBA World Light Heavyweight Title against Enzo Maccarinelli (38-6, 30 KOs) on April 5 in Rostock, Germany.

The reigning champion returns to Rostock for the first time since an ill-fated challenge for the WBA crown in 2008. With this defeat still fresh in his mind, Braehmer is adamant that history will not repeat itself when he faces Maccarinelli.

Q: Mr. Braehmer, what comes to your mind when you think of boxing in Rostock?

JB: That you should only step into the ring when you are fit to fight.

Q: Is this answer related to your missed world title opportunity in 2008?

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Enzo Maccarinelli: I want this title more than anything in my career

Enzo Maccarinelli, Juergen Braehmer - Boxing Interviews

Enzo Maccarinelli (38-6, 30 KOs) travels to Rostock, Germany to challenge Juergen Braehmer (42-2, 31 KOs) for the WBA World Light Heavyweight Championship on April 5.

Maccarinelli, the former WBO Cruiserweight Champion, knows what it takes to become a world champion and makes no secret of his desire to take the title from Braehmer in front of the German’s home fans.

Q: What do you think of your opponent Juergen Braehmer?

EM: I really respect him. He was a top quality amateur, who beat Ricky Hatton twice I believe. He is a very tough, hard man who has been around almost as long as me.

Q: How have you been preparing for this fight?

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Nielsen claims the WBC Silver Middleweight World Title with a devastating knockout win over Jeter in Copenhagen

Patrick Nielsen (22-0, 11 KOs) took another step closer to becoming world champion with a devastating knockout victory over Tony Jeter (16-4-1, 11 KOs) to claim the WBC Silver Middleweight World Championship at the Albertslund MusikTeatret in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Fighting in his hometown, the-22 year-old dropped Jeter twice in the opening round before backing the American up against the ropes in the second and unloading a barrage of punches to send him down for the count.

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Tony Jeter Q&A : ”A defeat will chase Nielsen for the rest of his life’

The Maryland boxer Tony Jeter (16-3-1, 11 K0s) is ready to shock the Danes when he faces Patrick Nielsen for the WBC Silver Middleweight World Championship on February 15th at the Albertslund MusikTeatret in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Q: What kind of a boxer are we going to see?

TJ: The Danes will have a determined and charismatic fighter to watch. I´m in phenomenal shape. In PHE-NO-ME-NAL form. So Nielsen better be in good shape too. People will be shocked to see that I have an engine that can go on and on and on …

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