By Per Ake Persson
Undefeated EBU and WBC Silver light middleweight champion Sergey Rabchenko (24-0, 18KOs) arrived today in the French city of Valence where he has started his physical preparation under they guidance of Nicolas Riffard.
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Rabchenko will stay for four weeks with Riffard and will then travel to Manchester where he΄ll carry on his preparations under the guidance of Ricky Hatton.
Rabchenko, 24-0, makes his mandatory against Frenchman Cedric Vitu, 35-2. Hatton Promotions won purse bids for the right to stage the fight and will announce date and site in the near future. Vitu lost a close, split decision in their first fight.