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Karoly Balzsay-Brian Magee in Play For September 22

By Per Ake Persson

The unification fight at super middleweight between WBA regular champ Karoly Balzsay (25-2, 18KOs) and interim titleholder Brian Magee (36-4-1, 25KOs) now have September 22 as a working date but could go ahead earlier.
 
Team Magee won purse bids for the fight and had planned it for July 7 but due to various circumstances Balzsay and Universum didn´t return a signed contract in time and the date fell through but the WBA Championship committee have now granted Team Magee an extension.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Weebler I on 07-12-2012

Guess that's Balzay out as a potential opponent for Froch this Autumn then.

Comment by taansend on 07-12-2012

This is how bad things have got. The Governing bodies split their own belt then unify it. Money grabbing bastards.

Comment by The Hammer on 07-12-2012

Even matchup. This will be a good, competitive fight.

Comment by Mastrangelo on 07-12-2012

Yeah, why not. I hope Magee takes that title away from him, so we can see him against DeGale, or Groves in U.K then.

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