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Heavyweight Boxer Robert Helenius Can Definitely Punch A Soccer Ball Further Than You

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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Nordic Fight Night results: Helenius controls Williams, Nielsen victorious

Robert Helenius (18-0, 11 KOs) celebrated a successful ring return on Saturday night in Finland. Making his first fight in 11 months due to shoulder surgery, the Nordic Nightmare outpointed battle-tested Sherman “The Tank” Williams (35-12-2, 19 KOs) in front of 4,032 fans at the Helsinki Ice Hall. Helenius was ahead 99-91, 99-93 ...
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November 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Robert Helenius-Sherman Williams Nordic Fight Night weigh-in results, photos

On Saturday night in Helsinki, Robert Helenius returns to action for the first time in a year as he squares off against Sherman "The Tank" Williams. Here are the weights, weigh-in photos and videos from Helsinki, Finland ahead of tomorrow's Nordic Fight Night, which also features several notable European prospects. Heavyweight: Robert Helenius: 249.25 lbs - 113...
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November 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Robert Helenius back on Nov 10, faces Sherman Williams

The “Nordic Nightmare” Robert Helenius (17-0, 11 KOs) and Sherman “The Tank” Williams (35-11-2, 19 KOs) caught up with the Finnish media today in Helsinki. The two heavyweights, who will headline the November 10 Nordic Fight Night at Helsingin Jäähalli, came face to face – but only via a live video conference. The fight marks the...
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October 25, 2012  |  Discuss

See, I Told You I Didn’t Lose In Finland

Last week, I touched on the Hellacious Helenius Helsinki Hustle (channeling my inner Don King) when Dereck Chisora was robbed of the vacant EBU heavyweight belt. The hometown judges awarded the title to Finn Robert Helenius in a match people are calling “one of the worst decisions I’ve seen in the sport.” In response, Chisora went all new-age on us and issued...
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December 13, 2011  |  Discuss

Sir, I Challenge You To A Duel

While most of the boxing world was focused on Margarito-Cotto II: El Grudge Match, a few hours earlier and an ocean away, another bout was worthy of headlines. In what is being called one of the worst robberies in recent memory, British heavyweight Dereck Chisora fell victim to blatant hometown scoring in Helsinki as Finnish heavyweight Robert Helenius escaped with a split...
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December 08, 2011  |  Discuss

Helenius-Chisora & Povetkin-Boswell Weigh-in Results & Photos

Things got heated between Robert Helenius and Dereck Chisora at their weigh-in today. Below, you'll be able to find complete weigh-in results for Helenius vs. Chisora, as well as Alexander Povetkin vs. Cedric Boswell, and the women's boxing title bout featuring Cecilia Braekhus. Here are the results from a tumultuous weigh-in in Helsinki, Finland. Helenius-Chisora...
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December 02, 2011  |  Discuss
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