Zaveck, Pianeta, Krasniqi Have Returns Scheduled
By Per Ake Persson
It´s a busy October for SES. First there is of course the show in Leipzig on October 19 with WBO super middleweight champ Robert Stieglitz headlining against Nigerian challenger Isaac Ekpo. IBF lord of the flies Moruti Mthalane defends the title against Silvio Olteanu and WBO Youth ligh theavyweight ruler Domenico Boesel takes on Mirco Ricci. Not announced yet is that former IBF welter king Jan Zaveck, 32-3, will return to action. It will be Zaveck´s first fight since losing a wide decision to Keith Thurman in New York City in March. The 37-year old Zaveck still has hopes for a big fight or two.
On October 26, SES will stage a show billed "Schwere Jungs" in Frankfurt an der Oder with heavyweight Francesco Pianeta and light heavyweight Robin Krasniqi headlining. For Pianeta, 26-1-1, this will be his first fight since losing to Wladimir Klitschko while Krasniqi, 40-3, is in his second fight since losing to Nathan Cleverly in a shot at the WBO title. Who they will fight is not announced yet.