Articles by author: Per Ake Persson(2404 results)

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

Lolenga Mock Gets New Foe, Manny Siaca Forced To Withdraw

Former WBA super middleweight champ Manny Siaca has been forced to pull out of the fight against Lolenga Mock, scheduled for October 7 in Copenhagen. Siaca´s home in Puerto Rico hasn't had neither wat...Read More

Euro News: Filip Hrgovic, Tom Schwarz, Denis Radovan, More

Croatian heavyweight Filip Hrgovic, world class for years in the amateurs and bronze medal winner in the Rio Olympics, has been surrounded by rumors of turning pro with Sauerland Event for some time n...Read More

Euro News: Kabayel-Chisora, Whyte-Helenius, Braehmer-Brant

It´s official: the fourth and final of the World Boxing Super Series Quarterfinals at super middleweight between Juergen Braehmer (48-3) and Rob Brant (22-0) will go ahead on October 27 at the Sport a...Read More

Euro News: Rossing vs. Brudov, Yigit Update, Guerfi vs. Jamoye

Danish cruiserweight prospect Detlef Rossing (6-0, 4 KO) square off against former WBA champ Valery Brudov (44-12, 30 KO) in a scheduled eight-rounder on October 7 in Copenhagen on the next Danish Fig...Read More

Robin Safar Wins Decision at The EnArena in Stockholm

Stockholm, Sweden - Light heavyweight Robin Safar, 3-0, headlined this Fernstrom Probox promotion at the EnArena in Stockholm and won on points after four hardfought rounds against Serbian Djordje Mar...Read More

Gassiev-Wlodarczyk Update, Arslan Back on Eubank-Yildirim

It´s not official yet but it appears that Murat Gassiev´s defense of the IBF cruiserweight title against Krzystof Wlodarczyk will go ahead on October 21 in Newark, NJ. This is also the final of the fo...Read More

Francesco Pianeta vs. Kevin Johnson Set For October 14

IBO International heavyweight champion Francesco Pianeta (34-2-1) defends the title on October 14 in Munich against American contender Kevin "Kingpin" Johnson (31-8-1) in the headliner of a show put o...Read More

Cecilia Braekhus vs. Mikaela Lauren in Play For October 21

WBA, WBC, WBO, IBF and IBO female welterweight queen Cecilia Braekhus, 31-0, will according to media in Sweden and Norway defend the title against Mikaela Lauren, 29-4, from Sweden. Lauren has with he...Read More

Mikkel Kessler vs. Roamer Angulo Nears For November 11

According to Danish paper Ekstrabladet, in a few days it will be made public that former WBA and WBC super middleweight champion Mikkel Kessler´s comeback will go ahead on November 11 at the Messecent...Read More

Euro News: Badou Jack, Nielsen, Ahlin, Lauren, Masson, More

Both Floyd Mayweather and WBA "regular" light heavyweight champ Badou Jack told Swedish media that next up is a fight against Adonis Stevenson, who holds the WBC belt. However, the WBA ruled earlier ...Read More

Euro News: Virgilijus Stapuliones, Frenois vs. Dib, More

JM Promotions and Siesta Boxing join forces for a show in Vilnius, Lithuania, August 26. The event is billed as the Homecoming of the Terminator, super welterweight Virgilijus Stapuliones, 28-5-1, who...Read More

Euro News: Braehmer-Brant, Pawel Stepien, Pierre Madsen, More

There is still no date or site for Juergen Braehmer vs. Rob Brant, the fourth of the quarterfinals in the World Boxing Super Series tournament at 168 pounds, but according to a German press release fr...Read More

Mikkel Kessler vs. Roamer Alexis Angulo in Play For The Fall

According to Danish paper BT it will be Colombian Roamer Alexis Angulo (22-0 and reigning WBO Latino champ) that takes on the comebacking former WBC and WBA super middleweight champ Mikkel Kessler. ...Read More

Nielsen is Fuming That WBC Passed Him Over Gavril in Title Fight

Sauerland Promotion´s super middleweight contender Patrick Nielsen, # 7 in the WBC ratings, is fuming over the fact that # 8 ranked Ronald Gavril was given the opportunity to fight David Benavidez for...Read More

Euro News: Smith-Skoglund, Werner Kirsch Passes, More

In a recent press release from the World Boxing Council announce the status of the super middleweight division, they wrote among other things that Chris Eubank Jr, Avni Yildrim and Callum Smith will c...Read More

Mikkel Kessler's Ring Return Details To Be Announced Soon

Kalle Sauerland has informed TV 2 Sporten in Denmark that both date, site and opponent are confirmed for Mikkel Kessler´s comeback and it will all be announced in the coming weeks. The 38-year old Kes...Read More

Tom Schwarz Defends on Sept. 30, Karo Murat Back in November

Heavyweight Tom Schwarz (19-0) defends the WBO Intercontinental title against Marcin Siwy (17-0) on September 30 at the Maritim Hotel in Magdeburg (Germany) in a battle of unbeaten heavyweights. The s...Read More

Viktor Polyakov Shocks Giovanni De Carolis For WBA Regional

Former WBA "regular" super middleweight champion Giovanni De Carolis (24-8-1) had his first fight in his hometown of Rome in over two years last night and made his debut for new promoter Round Zero. B...Read More