Jacob-Boschiero II Purse Bid Won By OPI 2000
By Per Ake Persson
OPI 2000, represented by Salvatore Cherchi, won the purse bids yesterday in Rome for EBU super featherweight champion Romain Jacob´s defense of the title against Devis Boschiero with a bid for 84,717 Euro.
ABC Calaisien, represented by Thierry Jacob, bid 84,121 Euro.
Date and site is to be announced.
Jacob, 22-0, beat Boschiero, 34-2-1, on a close, split decision at home in Calais (France) earlier this year and while the rematch isn´t as hot as Froch vs. Groves II - it is close.