|Change Of Plans! Nasir Fights Zbik For WBO I/C Title|
in hard training for a planned bout on February 17 against former IBF
Intercontinental champion Malik Dziara, Fawaz Nasir (10-0), and
his management Risum Boxing and Fight Production, have accepted an offer
to instead fight German prospect Sebastian Zbik (16-0) for the
vacant WBO Intercontinental middleweight title one day earlier (February
16) in Cologne, Germany. Spotlight Boxing will promote, with PRO 7 to
|Richel’s Rough Regime Starts Again|
most foreign visitors, Berlin is a fascinating city with many
attractions – but when your name is Richel
and you are a professional heavyweight boxer with big aspirations in
2007, then the association with the German capital is more likely to be
that of blood, sweat and many abstinences. So it will be for the Dutch
champion, 28-1 (22 KO’s), as he arrived back at the Universum gym of
his trainer Torsten Schmitz today...
|Nasir Ready To Step Up Against Malik Dziara|
Danish middleweight Fawaz Nasir (10-0, 5 KOs) will face his
careers biggest challenge, when he takes on former IBF Intercontinental
super middleweight champion Malik Dziara (28-3, 20 KOs) on
February 17 at the Maritim Hotel in Magdeburg, Germany. The fight will
be contested at middleweight over eight rounds...
|Knockout Pics On www.hersisia.com|
the marketing company of former three-time WBC supermiddleweight
champion Markus Beyer, has now published a portfolio of ringside
pictures of heavyweight Richel
smashing knockout of Brazilian Adenilson Rodrigues last year on their
client’s website www.hersisia.com.
The photos are courtesy of Marianne Mueller, probably the most prolific
boxing action photographer in Germany, where the Universum-promoted
contest of the Dutch KO artist took place...
|Hinteregger Wins In Four|
Production’s former IBF/WBO Intercontinental champion Gotthard
at an incredible 39 years of age, successfully continued his
re-invention on Saturday in Vienna, Austria with a fourth round stoppage
victory over journeyman Igor
of Slovakia to set himself up for more meaningful fights in 2007...
|The Cougar Aims At Winning Hattrick|
superwelterweight champion Gotthard
‘The Cougar’ Hinteregger
aims to close out 2006 by collecting the third straight win on his
comeback when he takes on Slovakian trialhorse Igor
over eight rounds in Vienna on Saturday, December 9.
One year ago, ‘Gotti’s’ career seemed in tatters. He had turned 38 years and not only lost his IBF Intercontinental title to Marco Schulze but also failed in a shot at the WBF ‘world’ crown against old nemesis Jozsef Matolcsi...
|Disappointment After Failed Axel Schulz Comeback|
was my pleasure and an honour – but what will stick even more is the
bad feeling I have for Axel,” said a disappointed Olaf Schroeder, who
acted as cutman for German heavyweight icon Axel Schulz’ failed
comeback attempt last Saturday in Halle/W, Germany. After seven years
out of the ring, the 38-year-old former three-time ‘world’
heavyweight title challenger was outclassed and ultimately stopped in
six rounds by American Brian Minto to immediately afterwards close the
book on his much-hyped comeback...
|Heinichen And Schroeder Don’t Need A Contract|
|7.11.06: Three years of cooperation ended amicably as Fight Production, headed by Olaf Schroeder, and Berlin cruiserweight Marco Heinichen agreed to terminate their managerial contract by November 1. Heinichen and his trainer Detlef Kumm will continue to work towards a Nov. 11 all-Berlin clash with René Huebner (to whom Heinichen lost a close 6-round decision two years ago). The nature of that fight was the reason Schroeder proposed his step-back as manager, as it takes place under the auspicies of the German Boxing Association (GBA) and will be contested for something called the ‘GBC World Cruiserweight title’. The GBA is the German national rival body of the EBU-affiliated Bund Deutscher Berufsboxer (BDB)...|
|Smashing Weekend For Fight Production|
to his promise, Dutch heavyweight destroyer Richel
returned after nine months out with an electrifying performance, banging
his opponent Adenilson
to the canvas three times for a clean knockout in round two last
Saturday in Stuttgart, Germany.
Photo: Gotthard Hinteregger, second straight win this weekend!
|Hersisia To Explode On Brazilian In Stuttgart|
rumoured, Dutch heavyweight king Richel
27-1 (21 KO’s), returns to the ring after nine months out of action
due to a shoulder operation on Universum Box-Promotion’s
‘Heavyweight Explosion’ card in Stuttgart, Germany on Saturday,
Having recently relocated to Berlin, it will also be ‘The Dutch Sonny Liston’s’ first outing with new trainer Torsten Schmitz. The 32-year-old puncher is set to meet Brazilian Adenilson ‘Maguilinha’ Rodrigues of Sao Paulo, son of former world class heavyweight Adilson Rodrigues, in a clash scheduled for 10 rounds...
Brings Back Memories To Schroeder