David Price-Erkan Teper: Z! Promotions Wins Purse Bid

By Per Ake Persson

German-based Z! Promotions, headed by the Zastrow brother, Alexander and Boris, won purse bids today in Rome for the right to stage the fight for the vacant EBU heavyweight title between Erkan Teper (14-0, 9KOs) and David Price (19-2, 16KOs).

Z! bid 252,500 Euro while Sauerland Promotion bid 231,979,55 Euro. The purse split is 50-50.

When and where Teper vs Price will be staged will be announced soon.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by joe strong on 05-20-2015

It makes absolutely no sense for either not to take the fight! If price can't beat teper then he is never going to get anywhere near a world title. Whoever wins this is pretty close to a title shot or…

Comment by ScottWeiland on 05-20-2015

I don't see Price taking the fight, we'll get a Zumbano type opponent for his June defence then they'll sweep the Teper away like it was never an option before attempting to put Price vs Joshua on PPV on one…

Comment by Marcello on 05-19-2015

Could very well be a short fight.

Comment by stephenmc on 05-19-2015

[QUOTE=Freedom.;15706369]I'm hoping he goes through with it. It's a nice enough payday. He'll look very bad if he doesn't.[/QUOTE] Well price would have liked to have home advantage and had the judges on his side, diffrent story now, i think…

Comment by The Hammer on 05-19-2015

[QUOTE=Scott-Weiland;15706330]You think Price goes ahead with the fight, or more towards the point, do you think Sauerland don't withdraw him ?[/QUOTE]I'm hoping he goes through with it. It's a nice enough payday. He'll look very bad if he doesn't.

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (9)
Top Headlines Teofimo Lopez To Undergo Surgery on Right Hand on Friday Rey Vargas Already Back To Work, Hopes For Quick Return Photos: Jean Pascal, Steve Bosse - Face To Face at Final Presser Anthony Joshua: I'd Rather Lose Than Use PEDs To Win Toka Kahn Clary vs. Kid Galahad - IBF Eliminator Ordered Jazza Dickens vs. Martin Ward Rematch Off Due To Injury Dmitry Bivol: Fight Against Kovalev 'Most Likely' Will Happen Kalle Sauerland Talks WBSS Season 2 Draft, Usyk vs. Gassiev Photos: Mario Barrios Putting in Work For Jose Roman Jean Carlos Torres Headlines Return of PRBBP Series, August 10 Promoter: I Really Believed Munguai Would Knock Golovkin Out Lucas Matthysse Blasts Critics Who Claim He Quit With Pacquiao Abner Mares Joins Announce Team of Boxeo Telemundo Saunders vs. Andrade Purse Bid is Set By WBO For July 25 Anthony Joshua: This is Chapter 2 For Me - All Comers Welcome! Photos: Anthony Joshua, Alexander Povetkin - Face To Face in UK Ryan Martin, Terry Flanagan Aim To Shake Up WBSS Tourney Top Rank President is Very High on Teofimo Lopez Demetrius Andrade Not Expected To Face Billy Joe Saunders Next Miller: I Knew Joshua's a Punk; Wanted to Push His Buttons Manny Pacquiao vs. Lucas Matthysse: Afterthoughts Carl Frampton Getting Annoyed By Trash Talk of Luke Jackson Kamil Delighted After Winning The Right To Remain in Scotland Jermaine Franklin Decisions Craig Lewis at Motor City Casino Bellew: I Prefer Usyk-Gassiev Winner - But Fury Easier, Pays More Joshua: Wilder is Definitely Going To Happen - Confident I'll Win! Zeuge's Coach, Braehmer, Went Bonkers After Upset Loss Shakhram Giyasov Picks Up Stoppage Win in First Round Usyk, Gassiev Could Be One Step Away Before Heavyweight Leap Nacho: Canelo Needs The "Perfect Fight" To Beat Golovkin Subriel Matias vs. Breidis Prescott Set For August 18 Photos: Andrade, Vargas, Hooker, Roman Join Hearn, DAZN Photos: Anthony Joshua, Jarrell Miller - Confrontation in NYC Jarrell Miller-Artur Szpilka in Play For October 6 in Chicago Photos: Anthony Joshua, Alexander Povetkin - Go Face To Face Cindy Serrano Confident That She Will Shock Katie Taylor Chocolatito Solves Visa Issue, Hopes For September Return Joshua Warns Miller: Anyone is Welcome To Come Get The Smoke! Hearn: Greatest Thing To Happen To U.S. Boxing in a Long Time! Anthony Joshua, Jarrell Miller Erupt in Heated Confrontation

Latest Active Forum Threads