Nuri Seferi Faces Tamas Lodi For WBO Euro Belt
By Per Ake Persson
Nuri Seferi (35-6-1) goes for the vacant WBO European cruiserweight title on May 16 at the CU Hall in Hamburg when he takes on Hungarian Tamas Lodi (13-1-1). Seferi is trained by former EBU champ and world title challenger Oktay Urkal and is reported by boxen-heute.de to have done ten rounds of sparring against four different sparring partners yesterday and done well. Romanian featherweight Viorel Simion (16-1) takes on Bakhtiyar Iskenderzade (a claimed 9-3) in a ten rounder and Swedish heavyweight Adrian Granat (3-0) is in against Austrian Andreas Kapp (4-2-1) on the undercard.