At yesterday’s official weigh-in, undefeated European light-middleweight champion Sergey Rabchenko and challenger Bradley Pryce both came in under the 154lbs limit.… Read Article
RICKY HATTON says Bradley Pryce will get a “shock” when he faces Sergey Rabchenko in Bulgaria on Saturday night.… Read Article
SERGEY RABCHENKO will now defend his European and WBC silver light-middleweight titles against tough Welshman Bradley Pryce in Bulgaria next Saturday (November 16).
Rabchenko was due to take on mandatory challenger Cedric Vitu, but the Frenchman southpaw has withdrawn after reportedly injuring his wrist in training.
Pryce, a former Commonwealth champion, lost to Rabchenko on points in a WBA Intercontinental tilt in 2011 and will be looking for revenge.… Read Article
SERGEY RABCHENKO has no intention of leaving his rematch with Cedric Vitu in the hands of the judges.
Their first encounter, which came on the undercard of Ricky Hatton’s comeback clash with Vyacheslav Senchenko last year, ended with Rabchenko winning by a split decision.
This time, though, the Belarusian banger says they’ll be no room for debate as he intends on retaining his European light-middleweight title by scoring his 19th career stoppage.
“I’m not happy … Read Article
SERGEY RABCHENKO will defend his European light-middleweight title against familiar foe Cedric Vitu in Vratsa, Bulgaria on November 16.… Read Article
SERGEY RABCHENKO has started preparations for his rematch with Cedric Vitu by setting up camp in his opponent’s home country.… Read Article
HATTON PROMOTIONS have won the purse bids to stage Sergey Rabchenko’s European light-middleweight title defence against official challenger Cedric Vitu.
Rabchenko, who is also ranked as the WBC’s number one contender, beat the tough Frenchman by split decision on the undercard of trainer Ricky Hatton’s comeback fight against Vyacheslav Senchenko in Manchester last November.
But he’ll be looking to win more decisively this time and press towards a world title opportunity.… Read Article
Unbeaten reigning EBU and WBC Silver light-middleweight champion Sergey Rabchenko stopped experienced and tough Georgian Gari Abadjian in the third round of a scheduled ten in Minsk last night (July 16).
With Ricky Hatton in his corner, Sergey looked very sharp and did not give any chances to his opponent, who had previously gone the distance with the like of Valery Brazhnik, Ruben Varon, Mehdi Bouadla and Sofian Cherfioui.
Following Ruben Varon’s surprise inside the … Read Article
SERGEY RABCHENKO cannot wait to box in front of his home city fans again.
The reigning European and WBC Silver light-middleweight champion stars in Minsk, Belarus for the first time in almost two years this Tuesday (July 16) when he faces Gari Abajian at the Moulin Rouge Club.… Read Article
SERGEY RABCHENKO believes he’s got the continent’s best light-middleweights on the run.
The unbeaten Belarusian puncher, who has won 17 of his 23 fights by knockout, was due to defend his European and WBC silver crowns against Emanuele Della Rosa.
The Italian, however, decided to withdraw from this week’s purse bids at the eleventh hour.
Spain’s experienced Ruben Varon has been put forward as a replacement by the EBU, but it means another month of … Read Article