Articles by author: Per Ake Persson(2422 results)

News: Chudinov-Mock Update, Dinu-Tereshkin For WBA Belt, More

Former WBA interim-super middleweight Dmitri Chudinov is as previously reported lined up to fight Lolenga Mock on January 5 in Copenhagen (Denmark) in a fight that first was set for October 28. Howeve...Read More

Guillermo Jones Returns To The Ring on November 18

Maxime Beaussire (25-1-1) won the vacant EU 154 lb title on Friday night in Calais with a one punch second round knockout over Joffrey Jacob (16-1-1) in a heated all French matchup. Beaussire landed w...Read More

Euro News: Mock-Chudinov Rescheduled, Wallin-Granat, More

Lightweights Howik Bebraham (11-0) and Fedor Papazov (20-2) will square off in an official IBO eliminator early next year. The winner will then face IBO champ Emmanuel Tagoe. Bebraham is promoted by P...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Return on Hold, Braekhus Eyes Possible Vegas Bout

The long awaited comeback of 38-year old former WBA and WBC super middleweight champ Mikkel Kessler is on hold. Earlier this fall Kessler was hit by a case borrelia and the ex-champ told TV 2 Sporten ...Read More

Tony Yoka Back on December 16 in Boulogne-Billancourt

French heavyweight prospect Tony Yoka (2-0) headlines Ringstar´s Promotion in Boulogne-Billancourt on December 16 against an opponent to be announced. Super welterweight Souleyman Cissokho (3-0), bant...Read More

Mock, Madsen, Rossing, Morell, Soerig, Meng Win in Denmark

18-year old super lightweight Oliver Meng impressed in his debut with a points win over Spaniard Iriome Penate, 3-1-2, Penate was down in the first, second and at the end of the fourth and final roun...Read More

Tyron Zeuge vs. Isaac Ekpo Rematch To Land on December 2

Sauerland Event will stage the rematch between WBA "regular" super middleweight champion Tyron Zeuge (21-0-1)and mandatory challenger Isaac Ekpo (32-3) on December 2 at the MBS Arena in Potsdam. Zeug...Read More

Szello Back on Nov. 10, Granat Return Pushed Back To Dec. 22

Hungarian cruiserweight Imre Szello (18-0) takes on American Robert Hall, Jr, (11-0) in the headliner of Felix-Promotion´s show in Salgotarjan on November 10, writes Szello is ranked # 7...Read More

Juho Haapoja Loses EU Title, Announces His Retirement

Juho Haapoja lost the EU cruiserweight title last night in Kauhava, Finland, to Alexandru Jur on a split call. The judges had it 117-111 and 118-111 for Jur and 117-111 Haaopja. However, Haapoja made ...Read More

Mock vs. Chudinov Deal in Place For November 25

If super middleweight Lolenga Mock wins over capable Ukrainian Roman Shkarupa next Saturday (Oct 28) in Copenhagen he will then take on former WBA interim-champ Dmitry Chudinov, 20-1-2, already set fo...Read More

Euro News: Teper-Lazarides, Braekhus-Lauren II, Jamoye Retires

Heavyweights Erkan Teper (17-2) and Evginios Lazarides clash in the headliner of a show billed as "King of Absolute Fighting" on October 21 in Goeppingen (Germany). Teper, the former EBU champ, lost ...Read More

Mikkel Kessler Hit By Borrelia, Return Delayed Until March 2018

The comeback for former WBA and WBC super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler is still on but will be delayed until March of 2018, reports BT. Kessler was in full training in August and was sparring ...Read More

Kevin Johnson Shocks Pianeta, Granat Update, Morell-Fornling

Swedish heavyweight Adrian Granat, now trained by former WBO middleweight champ Armand Krajnc, takes on Bosnian Abdulnaser Delalic, 2-3, at the EC Boxing gym in Hamburg. Delalic fought on the underca...Read More

Marco Huck To Continue Career, in Heavyweight Division

Former WBO cruiserweight king Marco Huck is not about to hang up the gloves and tells BILD that he will continue his career next year in the heavyweight division. Huck fought then WBA champ Alexander ...Read More

Euro News: Feigenbutz, Filip Hrgovic, Igor Mikhalkin, Merhy, More

WBA # 4 cruiserweight and reigning WBA Intercontinental champ Ryan Merhy defends the title against an opponent to be announced. This fight headlines a big show at the Spiroudome in Charleroi (Belgium)...Read More

Tony Yoka vs. Jonathan Rice on October 14 in Paris

Ringstar´s next promotion goes ahead on October 14 in Paris with heavyweight Tony Yoka, 1-0 and a top class amateur, in the main event against American Jonathan Rice, 7-2-1. In the chief support supe...Read More

Anthony Yigit Decisions Sandor Martin To Retain EBU Title

Solna, Sweden - Super middleweight Leon Chartoi, one of the best Swedish amateurs in recent years, turned pro with second round TKO win over Hungarian Attila Sandor, a claimed 4-3. Sandor retired at 1...Read More

Euro News: Chisora-Kabayel, Filip Hrgovic, Mock Fight is Off

It's official (at least as far as SES is concerned): EBU heavyweight champ Agit Kabayel (19-2) defends the title against Dereck Chisora (26-7) on November 4 at the Casino De Monte Carlo in Monte Carlo...Read More

Tom Schwarz Injured, Withdraws From WBO Regional Defense

SES heavyweight Tom Schwarz is out with injury and will not be able to defend the WBO I/C title against Pole Marcin Siwy as planned. This was to be the main event on SES´ show at the Maritim Hotel in ...Read More

Jack Culcay To Make U.S. Debut on Gassiev vs. Wlodarczyk

Former WBA interim super welterweight champ Jack Culcay (22-2) makes his American debut on October 21 in Newark, NJ, on the undercard to the World Boxing Super Series Quarterfinal between IBF champ Mu...Read More