Gabriel Campillo Withdraws From Thierry Karl Clash

By Kamel Messani

Former WBA champion light heavyweight, Gabriel Campillo (20-3, 7 KO) of Spain has withdrawn from his scheduled fight with French boxer Thierry Karl (27-4, 18 KO). The bout was set for in January 22 at the Palais des Sports Marcel Cerdan in Levallois in France, and the EBU light heavyweight was at staje.

According to reports, he just withdrew without giving further details as to the reason. Former French champion, current matchmaker and organizer of the Levallois event, Cyril Seror, has been authorized by the European Boxing Union (EBU) to find a replacement.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Kannabis Kid on 12-28-2010

[URL=""][/URL] Lol one of the worst robberies I ever seen the rubbermatch needs to happen. I think Campillo could give any titleholder problems especially Pascal. I could see him boxing circles around Cloud as well.

Comment by knockoutkid on 12-28-2010

Could it be he is going to fight Clev for the WBO interim title?

Comment by Hotsoup on 12-27-2010

That sucks, it seemed an easy win for him seeing how thiery had fought mostly cans in his career.

Comment by jrosales13 on 12-27-2010

[QUOTE=giacomino;9862063]He is ranked #1 by the WBA so this was a pointless fight except maybe as a warmup. Maybe Shumenov's people have manned up and agreed to another fight after he takes on Braehmer[/QUOTE] I hope so, he deserves it,…

Comment by giacomino on 12-27-2010

He is ranked #1 by the WBA so this was a pointless fight except maybe as a warmup. Maybe Shumenov's people have manned up and agreed to another fight after he takes on Braehmer

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