Found February 17, 2012 on
Pro Boxing Fans:
The slap heard round the world in Germany today between Dereck Chisora and Vitali Klitschko wasn't the only European card that held a weigh-in Friday afternoon. From Denmark, Rudy Markussen will be squaring off against Brian Magee over the weekend. Somehow, that fight is for an interim WBA super middleweight title. Who knows. In any event, right here you can check out the weigh-in results from the event, which also features hot prospect Patrick Nielsen.
Here are the weights from Copenhagen, Denmark:
Interim WBA Super-Middleweight Title:
Rudy Markussen: 167.75 lbs
Brian Magee: 168 lbs
Patrick Nielsen: 161.4 lbs
Jozsef Matolcsi: 158.7 lbs
Check back in with us later this weekend for more coverage on Markussen-Magee, and all of the European boxing action taking place.
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Rudy Markussen (37-2, 24 KOs) is convinced he has the power to beat Brian Magee (35-4, 24 KOs) at the first Nordic Fight Night in Copenhagen on Saturday night. The Hardhitter is looking to complete a spectacular comeback after a long break from boxing between 2006 and 2010.
Credit: Kruno Padjen / Team Sauerland
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