Ceylan’s EU title fight with Sanchez postponed due to illness

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Dennis Ceylan has been forced to postpone his EU Featherweight title fight with Jesus Sanchez on November 24 at the Ceres Arena in Aarhus due to illness.

The 29 year-old has been suffering with influenza and unable to train adequately for his upcoming revenge mission against the current Spanish Champion, who defeated Ceylan via knockout at the Struer Energi Park in March.… read full article “Ceylan’s EU title fight with Sanchez postponed due to illness”

Ceylan returns on August 25 in Struer: “I have not given up!”

Dennis Ceylan (18-2-2, 8 KOs) makes his comeback on August 25 at the Struer Energi Park in Denmark, and following back-to-back defeats the former European Featherweight Champion knows this could be his last chance.

“I’m looking forward to showing that I’m back,” says Ceylan, who fights on the undercard of Dina Thorslund’s WBO Female World title clash with Yessica Munoz.… read full article “Ceylan returns on August 25 in Struer: “I have not given up!””

Josh Warrington takes on Dennis Ceylan on Oct.21

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Glynn Evans had a fascinating chat with Dennis Ceylan who meets Leeds hero Josh Warrington in a IBF featherweight title final eliminator at the First Direct Arena on October 21, where the winner is assured of a world title fight.

You endured a traumatic childhood and were raised in state institutions. To what extent did that fashion your thirst to fight?

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Dennis Ceylan faces Kid Galahad on 7/15

Dennis Ceylan (18-0-2, 8 KOs) will take on Kid Galahad (22-0, 13 KOs) for the IBF Inter-Continental Featherweight Championship on July 15 at the SSE Arena, Wembley in London, live on ITV Box Office in the UK.

Although fighting for the first time on British soil as a professional, the 28-year old Ceylan is no stranger to fighting British boxers having previously shared the ring with Isaac Lowe and Ryan Walsh in entertaining European title fights.

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Ceylan and Lowe continue war of words at final press conference

Dennis Ceylan (18-0-1, 8 KOs) and Isaac Lowe (13-0-1, 5 KOs) continued their war of words today at the final press conference ahead of their European Featherweight title fight on Saturday night at the Ceres Arena in Aarhus, Denmark.

Ceylan, who will be making the first defence of his EBU belt, said he has been motivated by Lowe’s behavior in the build up to the fight, and that he intends to punish the British boxer when they meet in the ring.

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