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Kessler-Bouadla Card: Patrick Nielsen, Gerber, Dirks

Team Sauerland is delighted to announce the details of an action-packed undercard prior to the comeback of WBC Super Middleweight World Champion Emeritus Mikkel Kessler (43-2, 32 KOs), who will return against Mehdi Bouadla (22-3, 10 KOs) at Parken on June 4. Up-and-coming middleweight sensation Patrick Nielsen (9-0, 5 KOs) will be looking to clinch his 10th victory in as many fights when he takes on experienced Englishman Joe Rea (7-4-1, 4 KOs) in an eight-rounder.

At light welterweight, Kasper Bruun (10-0, 3 KOs) will be looking to keep his unbeaten record with a victory over Jay Morris (14-18-2, 4 KOs). Also at light welterweight, Kim Poulsen (17-1, 4 KOs) comes face-to-face with Tarik Sahibeddine (12-8, 2 KOs). “Further to the Viking Warrior´s exciting comeback, we are thrilled to present the Danish fans the biggest talents of Danish boxing,” promoter Nisse Sauerland said. “This is the next challenge for them on the way to the top and I am sure they will master it.”

Also in action will be two unbeaten German talents. Heavyweight sensation Edmund Gerber (15-0, 10 KOs) will battle it out with experienced US veteran Zack Page (21-35, 7 KOs), while light heavyweight prospect Dustin Dirks (20-0, 14 KOs) clashes with Juan Nelongo (21-12-1, 9 KOs).

Tickets for the big fight night at Parken are available at www.billetlugen.dk.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by BattlingNelson on 05-27-2011

[QUOTE=EngorgedW/Blood;10610999]It's weird to see a guy like Kessler fighting no names at this point of his career even for a rust shaker/tune up. Real elite fighters take tune ups against tough recognized names. I'm a Kessler fan but he should…

Comment by ShoulderRoll on 05-27-2011

[QUOTE=Russ James;10611328]The Euros do things very different from the way we do them here. Top fighters often fight tomato cans in tune-ups.[/QUOTE] Some of their top fighters even make a career out of fighting tomato cans. See Felix Sturm.

Comment by -Spinal- on 05-27-2011

It's weird to see a guy like Kessler fighting no names at this point of his career even for a rust shaker/tune up. Real elite fighters take tune ups against tough recognized names. I'm a Kessler fan but he should…

Comment by The Hammer on 05-27-2011

Zack Page will be a good test and provide valuable experience for Gerber. :fing02: Page is MUCH better than his record indicates. He's been robbed many times - most recently in his fight with Tom Dallas, according to the UK…

Comment by Pinoy4ever on 05-27-2011

It's gonna be interesting to see the young danish prospect Patrick Nielsen.

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