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Skoglund vs. Rodriguez Clash Set For January 18th

By Per Ake Persson

EBU-EU light heavyweight champ Erik Skoglund, 18-0, will defend the title on January 18 in Frederikshavn (Denmark) against Spanish ruler Adasat Rodriguez, 9-2-1. It´s a voluntary defense by the Swede and it´s the co-headliner of this Sauerland promotion. Cecilia Braekhus defends the WBA. WBC and IBF welter titles against Miriam Lamare in the other headliner.
 
Rodriguez, promoted by Rimer Boxe, comes with a reputation of a puncher and is known for being strong and agressive but is relatively untried at the higher level and not at Skoglund´s level in terms of boxing skill.

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