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Juergen Braehmer, Nathan Cleverly - Juergen Braehmer (48-2, 35 KOs) and Nathan Cleverly (29-3, 15 KOs) both made weight today ahead of their WBA World Light Heavyweight title contest tomorrow night at the Jahnsportforum in in Neubrandenburg, Germany, as did the undercard fighters.

Juergen Braehmer (48-2, 35 KOs) and Nathan Cleverly (29-3, 15 KOs) both made weight today ahead of their WBA World Light Heavyweight title contest tomorrow night at the Jahnsportforum in in Neubrandenburg, Germany, as did the undercard fighters.

WBA World Light Heavyweight Championship:
Juergen Braehmer: 78.5 kg
Nathan Cleverly: 79.2 kg

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Tyson Fury allegedly tests positive for cocaine, career / world titles in serious jeopardy

Tyson Fury - Just when it seemed things were already bad enough for Tyson Fury, shocking news breaks that says the 28-year-old has allegedly tested positive for cocaine. Fury, as fight fans know, pulled out of his return fight with Wladimir Klitschko on September 23, the official line being that the heavyweight champion was “medically unfit to fight.” Later, it was revealed by Peter Fury that Tyson was battling mental health issues.

Just when it seemed things were already bad enough for Tyson Fury, shocking news breaks that says the 28-year-old has allegedly tested positive for cocaine. Fury, as fight fans know, pulled out of his return fight with Wladimir Klitschko on September 23, the official line being that the heavyweight champion was “medically unfit to fight.” Later, it was revealed by Peter Fury that Tyson was battling mental health issues.

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Kessler: Khattab is in great shape, ready for Grafka

Mikkel Kessler says his protégé Abdul Khattab (14-1, 4 KOs) is in great shape ahead of his clash with Bartlomiej Grafka (18-22-3, 9 KOs) on October 15 at the Arena Nord in Frederikshavn.

The former five-time World Champion has been impressed with what he has seen from Khattab in training, and is backing the Copenhagen boxer to overcome stiff competition from his Polish opponent.

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Billy Joe Saunders returns to the ring on Oct 22 vs Artur Akavov

Artur Akavov, Billy Joe Saunders - Undefeated WBO World Middleweight Champion Billy Joe Saunders (23-0 12 KOs) will make the first defence of his title against Russia’s Artur Akavov (16-1 7 KOs) on Frank Warren’s mouth-watering October 22 Motorpoint Arena Cardiff show, live and exclusive on BoxNation.

Undefeated WBO World Middleweight Champion Billy Joe Saunders (23-0 12 KOs) will make the first defence of his title against Russia’s Artur Akavov (16-1 7 KOs) on Frank Warren’s mouth-watering October 22 Motorpoint Arena Cardiff show, live and exclusive on BoxNation.

Last December, Saunders defeated Irish hero Andy Lee to take his WBO crown in a close and absorbing fight in Manchester that saw the Hatfield star floor the former champion twice in the third round and go on to claim a majority decision from the judges.

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Nathan Weise withdraws from next fight with hand injury

A hand injury has forced welterweight talent Nathan Weise (11-5-2) to withdraw from his October 15thfight at the York Hall.

The 32-year-old South Londoner was due to face Trowbridge’s Dan Carr (3-82-2) over six three-minute rounds on a Dove Box Promotions show in Bethnal Green headlined by stable-mate and Southern Area super-welterweight champion Arthur Hermann.

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MGM Scotland Championship Boxing Preview

It’s fight week at Bellahouston, and we look ahead to a stacked card of boxing as MGM Scotland host their first televised event. With a total of eleven fights scheduled, this show promises to be action-packed, screened live on BoxNation.

Main Event features Edinburgh’s Stephen ‘Monster’ Simmons (14-1) against German Cruiserweight Lars Buchholz (27-9) over ten rounds. Since his defeat to Jon-Lewis Dickinson in April 2015, Simmons has notched up three consecutive victories and re-established himself as a genuine force in the British Cruiserweight Division. A scheduled meeting with OleksandrUsyk earlier this year fell through due to injury, however, Simmons returns, in a make or break fight.

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Achour Esho headlines Windy City Fight Night

The entire card has been announced for this weekend’s (Saturday, October 1) Windy City Fight Night at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago.

In the night’s main event, popular super welterweight Achour Esho (11-0, 7 KOs) of Skokie, Illinois, will attempt the second bout of his comeback against capable Eduardo Flores (24-22-3, 15 KOs) of Quito, Ecuador in a six-round battle.

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