N'Dam vs. Ryota Murata in Play, Wlodarczyk-Gevor on May 20

By Per Ake Persson

Juho Haapoja (27-7-2) and Leonardo Damian Bruzzese (17-2-0) will as previously reported clash for the vacant EU cruiserweight title March 25 in Helsinki on a show promoted by Dominus Boxing Group with Pekka Maeki as matchmaker.

Today it was announced that Dominus have added an interesting co-feature as Petteri Frojdholm (11-0) will take on Farouk Kourbanov (12-0) for the vacant EU super featherweight title. This was fight was on for March 3 but was cancelled due to financial reasons.

The show goes ahead on classic ground at the Kiisahall.

Dominus have also announced that EBU lightweight champion Edis Tatli and WBC super featherweight champ Ewa Wahlstrom will defend their respective titles in May.


WBA interim middleweight champion Hassan N´Dam, who participated in the 2016 Olympics as well, will defend the title against Japanese challenger Ryota Murat, who capture an Olympic gold medal. When and where the fight takes place is still not set though.


Former WBC cruiser king Krzystof Wlodarczyk (52-3-1) take on Noel Gevor (22-0) May 13 in Poznan (Poland) in a IBF eliminator.

Wlodarczyk is ranked # 3 by the IBF and holds the IBF Intercontinental title. Gevor is IBF # 4 with spots and and vacant.


With a potential world title shot on the near horizon for the winner, undefeated bantamweight contenders Antonio Nieves and Nikolay Potapov both agree their NABO Bantamweight Championship showdown this Friday is the most important of both their careers.
Defending champion Nieves (17-0-2, 9 KOs) of Cleveland and Russia's Potapov (16-0-1, 8 KOs) will meet in the co-main event this Friday, March 10, of Salita Promotions' history-making quadrupleheader of fights entitled "Detroit City Gold" at MGM Grand Detroit on ShoBox: The New Generation live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/PT).
In the night's main event, two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Claressa Shields (1-0) of Flint, Mich., will face Hungary's Szilvia "Sunset" Szabados (15-8, 6 KOs) in a six-round battle for the Women's NABF Middleweight Championship. Their fight will be the first women's boxing main event to be featured on premium television in history.
In the eight-round televised bantamweight opener, Detroit-based bantamweight prospect James Smith (11-0, 6 KOs) will take on Chicago's Joshua Greer, Jr. (11-1-1, 4 KOs). In the other eight-round televised bout of the exciting quadrupleheader, welterweight Wesley Tucker (13-0, 8 KOs) Toledo, Ohio, faces Detroit's Ed Williams (12-1-1, 4 KOs).
Tickets for "Detroit City Gold" are priced at $250, $150, $100 and $50, and are available at, all Ticketmaster locations or by phone at 800.745.3000.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by yngwie on 03-07-2017

[QUOTE=jackblack008;17480781]N'Dam was in Olympics wow. Did he win a medal or something?[/QUOTE] He got his a** beaten by the Brazilian Borges who was schooled himself by La Cruz. N'Dam also lost against Carrillo from Colombia in an olympic qualifier. I…

Comment by Mexican_Puppet on 03-07-2017

[QUOTE=Sid-Knee;17483263]How did you come up with this? Mexican boxing is basically the American scene, which is pretty flat right now. But British boxing is booming. Plus, we have more world titles than anyone else. So putting Uk 4th is pretty…

Comment by daggum on 03-07-2017

[QUOTE=megono;17481857]I think ryota murata would not fight ggg, he said ggg's hand hit like a stone in sparring[/QUOTE] well we know ndam wont fight ggg as they tried to make it twice and he ducked out

Comment by Sid-Knee on 03-07-2017

[QUOTE=Mexican_Puppet;17481295]Right now: 1-USA Boxing. 2-Mexican Boxing 3-Japanese Boxing 4-U.K Boxing[/QUOTE] How did you come up with this? Mexican boxing is basically the American scene, which is pretty flat right now. But British boxing is booming. Plus, we have more world…

Comment by megono on 03-07-2017

[QUOTE=Sadiqkingofko;17481289]But do you think Murata will fight Golovkin or be the WBA (World) champion???[/QUOTE] I think ryota murata would not fight ggg, he said ggg's hand hit like a stone in sparring

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