Simcic defends WBO Belt againt Chioui on Pianeta-Botha

Light heavyweight Denis Simcic (28-1, 14KOs) will make the first defense of the WBO European title against Frenchman Hakim Chioui (24-2-1, 18KOs) on September 7 in Muelheim an der Ruhr. Simcic has won his last nine fights. Headlining this SES promotion is heavyweight Francesco Pianeta, who takes on former champion Francois Botha.

By Per Ake Persson

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Simcic-Hubinger added; SES Boxing lands new TV deal

Light heavyweight Denis Simcic (27-1, 14 KOs) has been added to the March 24 boxing card in Maribor, Slovenia headlined by former world champion Zan Zaveck against Betuel Tyson Ushona. Simcic will face unbeaten Czech Adam Hubinger (14-0, 10 KOs) in a clash for the WBO European belt.

SES Boxing has also announced an exclusive TV deal with Germany’s “Das Vierte” network. “In the current media landscape you must always open up new doors and build new partnerships,” said promoter Ulf Steinforth. “After very good meetings and negotiations with Das Vierte, I am very optimistic that we are now working to build a new power for ‘Live Boxing.’ For our attractive sport, for the boxing fans, for our great boxers, and also for our business partners and sponsors, this added TV platform is an acknowledgment of the good work in recent years and an important new building block for the future. We welcome everyone to the huge ‘Live Boxing’ premiere with Das Vierte on March 24 live from Maribor.”

 

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