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Nieky Holzken Returns on Arthur Abraham-Patrick Nielsen Card

Dutch super middleweight and former World Boxing Super Series participant Nieky Holzken, 13-1, takes on Serbian veteran Geard Ajetovic, 31-17-1, on April 28 in Offenburg. Also on the bill is Norwegian...Read More

Kevin Johnson Shocks Pianeta, Granat Update, Morell-Fornling

Swedish heavyweight Adrian Granat, now trained by former WBO middleweight champ Armand Krajnc, takes on Bosnian Abdulnaser Delalic, 2-3, at the EC Boxing gym in Hamburg. Delalic fought on the underca...Read More

Francesco Pianeta vs. Kevin Johnson Set For October 14

IBO International heavyweight champion Francesco Pianeta (34-2-1) defends the title on October 14 in Munich against American contender Kevin "Kingpin" Johnson (31-8-1) in the headliner of a show put o...Read More

Tom Schwarz Defends on Sept. 30, Karo Murat Back in November

Heavyweight Tom Schwarz (19-0) defends the WBO Intercontinental title against Marcin Siwy (17-0) on September 30 at the Maritim Hotel in Magdeburg (Germany) in a battle of unbeaten heavyweights. The s...Read More

World Boxing Super Series News, Pianeta IBO Title Bout, More

World Boxing Super Series: With Scandinavian network MTG/Viasat as one of the investors in Comosa AG - who are organizing the WBSS Tournament - it was only natural to see a Scandinavian enter and Erik...Read More

Tyron Zeuge Will Pass on WBSS Tournament, To Rematch Ekpo

WBA regular super middleweight champ Tyron Zeuge, who retained the title this past weekend with a clear points win over Paul Smith, will not take part in the World Boxing Super Series tournament, writ...Read More

Dereck Chisora vs. Robert Helenius Rematch in Doubt?

Will the Robert Helenius vs Dereck Chisora rematch, scheduled for May 27 at the Hartwall Arena in Helsinki, be postponed? Well, the rumor is out and according to Finnish sources it comes from England ...Read More

Francesco Pianeta Faces Timur Stark on November 5

Former two-time world title challenger Francesco Pianeta (32-2-1) is now promoted by Petko´s LMS Box Promotion in Munich (Germany) and begins the long way back November 5 when he takes on the dangerou...Read More

Ruben Nieto Vacates EBU Belt, Goes For IBF Regional on 10/15

Spanish super lightweight Ruben Nieto (18-1) has relinquished the EBU title he won by beating Lenny Daws in December of last year. A rematch was ordered but never got off the ground and Nieto defended...Read More

Felix Sturm Once Again WBA Champ, Decisions Chudinov

Oberhausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany - Ibrahim Guemues (7-0, 7KOs) continued his streak of knockouts by blasting out Yesilat Berkta (5-26) in a middleweight contest. For some odd reason this is th...Read More

Ruslan Chagaev Destroys Francesco Pianeta in One

Magdeburg, Germany - Tom Schwarz (13-0) opened SES, Akhmat Box Promotion and Terek Box Event´s joint promotion at the Getec Arena with a points win over Konstantin Airich (22-12-2) after eight in an a...Read More

Pianeta Motivated By History To Unseat Ruslan Chagaev

Berlin - Challenger Francesco Pianeta hopes to end Germany's 83-year wait for a world heavyweight champion on Saturday when he fights champion Ruslan Chagaev for the WBA belt. Heavyweight legend Ma...Read More

Weights From Germany: Chagaev 246, Pianeta 242.5

Returning to the ring for the first time in more than a year since claiming a secondary heavyweight belt, Ruslan Chagaev is finally ready to make his first defense. It comes against Francesco Pianeta,...Read More

Two Mandatories Await Chagaev-Pianeta Winner

A hectic schedule awaits the winner of this weekend’s heavyweight clash between Ruslan Chagaev and Francesco Pianeta. With a secondary title at stake, the victor will have to honor not one but two man...Read More

Chagaev Will Be Led To The Ring By Russian Rapper

WBA World Heavyweight Champion Ruslan Chagaev will get a special musical support for his upcoming title defense against Francesco Pianeta next Saturday (July 11th) at GETEC Arena in Magdeburg, Germany...Read More

Chagaev-Pianeta: Russell Mora Tabbed As Third Man

Veteran referee Russell Mora has been tabbed with the task of officiating the upcoming heavyweight clash between Ruslan Chagaev and Francesco Pianeta. The scheduled 12-round bout takes place July ...Read More

Ruslan Chagaev: I Feel Like I'm in My Mid-20's!

One year ago Ruslan Chagaev won the WBA Regular Heavyweight Championship for the second time since 2007 by beating Fres Oquendo. At age 36, the "White Tyson" who is promoted by Akhmat Promotions and T...Read More

Chagaev-Pianeta Will Feature a Night of Heavyweights

As previously reported, there will be a night of the heavyweights on the SES promotion July 11 at the GETEC Arena in Magdeburg when Ruslan Chagaev (33-2-1) defends the WBA regular heavyweight title ag...Read More

Chagaev-Pianeta Title Clash Set, 7/11 In Magdeburg

Ruslan Chagaev will make the first defense of his WBA heavyweight title versus Francesco Pianeta in a battle of heavyweight southpaws, to take place July 11 at GETEC Arena in Magdeburg, Germany. A...Read More

Zsolt Bedak Outpoints Ruslan Berchuk, Bout Halted By Cut

Middle-aged super welterweight Attila Kovacs was forced to climb off the canvas to escape with a questionable six-round majority decision over Georgian journeyman Tabaghua. ...Read More