Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Denis Boytsov in Limbo as Illness Derails Airich Fight

By Per Ake Persson

Highly ranked Russian Denis Boytsov, 31-0, is ill and has been forced to pull out tomorrow´s fight against Konstantin Airich in Hamburg.
 
Universum´s show at the Wandsbeker Sporthall is still on though and feature cruiserweight Rahkim Chahkhiev, who defends the WBC Baltic title against Colombian Epifanio Mendoza, in the headliner.
 
Co-promoter Ismail Oezen take on Czech journeyman Michal Bilak with the International - the BDB version - German title at stake.
 
Former WBC jr. lightweight champ Vitali Tajbert returns from an injury related layoff and face Czech Michal Dufak.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by joe strong on 10-11-2012

Dimitrenko is a free agent & just cut ties with universum. He's a free agent & said he wants to move to the states. Excellent move. If he isn't getting the backing in Europe(thought he'd sign with sauerland)then why not…

Comment by New England on 10-11-2012

[QUOTE=valero;12595119]Sometimes **** happens, like injuries or sickness. Boytsov is a quality fighter with incredible speed for a HW. He'll be back![/QUOTE] incredible speed.? i wouldnt call it that. floyd patterson had incredible speed michael dokes had incredible speed cassius clay…

Comment by New England on 10-11-2012

[QUOTE=Freedom.;12595126]His hand has been 100% healed since April 2011. He told the Russian media that he no longer believes Universum. He said he's been promised opportunities to fight top level opposition that haven't materialized. Denis seems to be getting fed…

Comment by Freedom. on 10-11-2012

[QUOTE=New England;12595020]real talk. are his hands really as bad as they're reported to be? or do you suspect there's something else going on? i do seem to remember some disputes in his management and handling, but i could be mistaken.…

Comment by Thurman on 10-11-2012

Sometimes **** happens, like injuries or sickness. Boytsov is a quality fighter with incredible speed for a HW. He'll be back!

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (11)
Top Headlines Beterbiev: Barrera Proved To Be a Real Fighter, He Agreed To Fight Luis Cruz Admits He Was Close To Retirement Before Easter Shot Mundine: When I Beat Danny Green - Call Me Black Houdini! Frank Warren: Liam Walsh Ready, He Can Beat Gervonta Davis! Frampton Expects Another Fan Friendly Fight Against Santa Cruz Curtis Stevens Sure Hand Injury Fully Healed for Lemieux Fight Garcia, 2-1 Underdog vs. Thurman: 'I Guess Vegas Don’t Like Me' Frank Warren on The James DeGale vs. Badou Jack Outcome Early Results Are In: BoxingScene Ratings Update Linares vs. Crolla II Card - Tomi Tatham To Face Liam Conroy Lewis Crocker To Make Pro Debut on February 18th in Belfast Horn: Pacquiao Has Been Knocked Out Before, I Have The Power! Brook Frustrated By Khan, Admits a Lack of Motivation for Spence Conlan Expects Army of Irish Fans To Hit NY For Pro Debut Card Ricardo Mayorga Was Motivated By His Family To Resume Career De La Hoya: Chavez Will Not Be Easy For Canelo, It's a Big Concern Danny Roman Stops Adam Lopez in Ninth To Win WBA Eliminator De La Hoya: Donald Trump Refused To Come To Canelo's Fight Wilder Hopes The WBC Comes Down on Alexander Povetkin Stevenson Wants to Face Smith in NY; 4/29 Negotiations Ongoing Errol Spence Stays Ready in The Gym as IBF Scenario Plays Out WBC Reacts To Behavior, Controversial Comments By Angel Garcia Sullivan Barrera Accepts Artur Beterbiev IBF Eliminator WBA President Gives Status on Heavyweights, PED Testing, More Luis Ortiz vs. Jarrell Miller Could Top First Matchroom Card in U.S. Video: Michael Conlan Discusses His Pro Debut in March Joshua Coming To America, as Hearn Begins Build To Wilder Fight Felix Diaz Dares Crawford: Fight a Real Challenge, I'll Go To Omaha! Cotto vs. Kirkland, Lemieux vs. Stevens Land on BoxNation Photos: Anthony Mundine, Tim Tszyu Putting in Work Photos: Haye, Schaefer Hold Presser To Announce Their UK Deal Erislandy Lara-Yuri Foreman Card Generates 547,000 Viewers Photos/Weights: Patrick Nielsen, Dina Thorslund Ready For Bouts David Haye, Richard Schaefer Team Up, Launch Hayemaker Ringstar Froch: Smith is Not Ready For DeGale, Should Face Dirrell First Pedro Diaz on N'Dam's Big KO Win, Golovkin vs. Jacobs, Gamboa Luis Ortiz: Miller Will Have To Back Up The Crap He's Talking Adonis Stevenson: Unfair Haters Call All of My Opponents 'Bums' Danny Garcia: Not Worried About Critics Who Won't Say it to My Face Eubank Jr: In a Rematch I Would Annihilate Saunders in Four!
Advertisement
Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement