Articles by author: Per Ake Persson(2547 results)

Euro News: Braekhus Nears End, Patera Defends, Zeuge Update

WBA, WBC, WBO, IBF and IBO female welterweight champ Cecilia Braekhus was interviewed by Norwegian paper VG the day after her win over Aleksandra Magdziak Lopes and the First Lady stated she was more ...Read More

Michel Soro Has No Problems in Stopping Greg Vendetti

French super welterweight Michel Soro, 33-2-1, had no problems in stopping American Greg Vendetti, 20-3-1, last night (Dec 8) in Paris in the headliner of Univent´s big show at the Palais des Sports M...Read More

Euro News: Spike O'Sullivan, Oliver Meng, Jordy Weiss, More

Super welterweight prospect and local hero Oliver Meng, 4-0, headlines the next Danish Fight Night promotion which now is set for January 18 in Nykobing-Falster. Meng will already, in his fifth fight,...Read More

Feigenbutz vs. Isufi WBO Final Eliminator on February 22

Hungarian Felix-Promotion, headed by Felix Racz, won the purse bids for the right to stage the final WBO super middleweight eliminator between Shefat Isufi, 27-3-2, and Vincent Feigenbutz, 29-2. ...Read More

Markus Beyer Passes Away at Age 47 From Illness

Former WBC super middleweight champ Markus Beyer has passed away at the age of 47 at a hospital in Berlin after what German media describes as a short time of serious illness. Beyer turned pro in 1996...Read More

Juergen Braehmer Back in The Ring on December 15 in Hamburg

Former WBA, WBO and EBU light heavyweight champ, the now 40-year old Juergen Braehmer, 49-3, will have his first fight on December 15 in Hamburg on the undercard to the Christian Hammer vs Michael Wal...Read More

Rossing Retains WBC Youth Belt With KO of Peralta in Three

Copenhagen, Denmark - WBC Youth cruiserweight champ Ditlev Rossing, 10-0, retained the title with a third round stoppage over game, but outclassed Argentinean Miguel Angel Peralta, 9-2. Peralta was fl...Read More

Patrick Mendy Shocks Chudinov in Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen, Denmark - Dangerman Patrick "The Tiger" Mendy, 18-13-1, beat former WBA super middleweight champ Dmitri Chudinov, 23-4-2, over eight and it was a clear win where Mendy got off first with h...Read More

Euro News: Gmitruk Passes Away, Ceylan-Sanchez Update, More

German promoter Ulf Steinforth and his SES sticks mainly to what once was East Germany for their promotions but on December 15 SES promotes a show in Tirana, Albania, headlined by cruiserweight Juerge...Read More

Firat Arslan, Sefer Seferi Battle To a Draw: Chudinov Faces Mendy

Hungarian super middleweight Mate Kis, 13-0-2, won the vacant WBO Intercontinental title last in Arad, Romania, with wide points win over a very brave Timo Laine, 23-11, from Finland in the headliner ...Read More

Euro News: Tyron Zeuge, Mikhalkin vs. Boesel, More

Former WBA super middleweight champ and current mandatory challenger for now vacant EU title Tyron Zeuge, 23-1-1, has signed with AGON Sports & Events....Read More

Agit Kabayel vs. Otto Wallin on February 3rd or 23rd in Germany

EBU heavyweight champ Agit Kabayel, 21-2 (including the Bigger is Better tournament fights), will defend the title against mandatory challenger Otto Wallin, 20-0, from Sweden, on February 3 or 23 in G...Read More

Patricia Berghult Wins Title Over Eight in Orebro, Sweden

Orebro, Sweden - Fight Life Promotion headed by former pro and amateur star Kamran Kabinejad celebrated ten years in the business and got its first world champ when Patricia Berghult, 11-0, won the va...Read More

Chudinov Needs New Foe, Tom Schwarz Returns, Zeuge Update

Danish light heavyweight Jeppe Morell, 9-2, has pulled out of the fight against former WBA champ Dmitri Chudinov, 21-3-2, - which was scheduled for November 24 in Copenhagen. Morell says to media in D...Read More

Badou Jack Expects To Return To Action on January 12 or 19

Badou Jack "The Ripper" was interviewed by Swedish news agency TT recently and said that his next fight will be either January 12 or January 19. It will be a non-title fight against an opponent to be ...Read More

Scarpa vs. Hughes Tops Matchroom Italy/OPI Card on Nov. 30

The newly formed Matchroom Boxing Italy and OPI Since 82 join forces for a big show in Italy on November 30 headlined by a fight for the vacant EBU super lightweight title between Andrea Scarpa, 23-4,...Read More

Kiko Martinez Wins EBU Title, Dominic Boesel Beats Koelling

Former IBF champion Kiko Martinez, 39-8-2, won the EBU featherweight title last night in Fuenlabrada (Spain) with a unanimous decision over reigning champ Marc Vidal, 11-2-5. Martinez dominated the fi...Read More

Yves Ngabu Will Get Home Advantage For Micki Nielsen Clash

EBU cruiserweight champ Yves Ngabu will get hometown advantage for his mandatory defence against Dane Micki Nielsen - this became clear as the Belgian BFN Group won purse bids today in Rome. ...Read More

Ali Eren Demirezen vs. Izu Ugonoh on December 8

Tiger Promotions, headed by former WBO light heavyweight king Dariusz Michalczewski, will stage its inaugural show on December 8 in Gdansk, Poland. It´s a co-promotion with EC Boxing, based in Hambur...Read More

Agit Kabayel vs. Otto Wallin is Ordered By The EBU

EBU heavyweight champ Agit Kabayel will not be making the voluntary defence of the title that was planned for some time. Instead he is ordered by the EBU to move on to the mandatory defence against Sw...Read More