Lolenga Mock & Mikkel Nielsen back in action on Jan 19
Lolenga Mock (42-15-1, 13 KOs) continues his World title chase on the undercard of Dina Thorslund’s WBO Female World Super Bantamweight title defence against Alesia Graf on January 19 at the Struer Energi Park.
“I’m looking forward to boxing in Struer,” said the 46-year-old super middleweight. “People always talk about my age, but I feel younger and younger, and more explosive than ever!
“In Struer, I want to show people that I’m still here. I’m still improving, and I look forward to showcasing these improvements on January 19.”
Mock last fought on September 15 in Ludwigshafen, where he suffered a narrow points defeat to Avni Yildirim in a WBC World title eliminator. Despite this debated decision, Mock has not given up hope of claiming World honours.
“I’m still chasing my dream of becoming World Champion. I’ve never given up,” says Mock, who is currently ranked number 12 with the WBC.
“After my fight in Struer, I’m heading for a big title fight later in 2019.”
An opponent for Mock will be announced shortly as the Aarhus-based Congolese boxer joins a stacked card at the Struer Energi Park on January 19.
Dina Thorslund defends her WBO Female World Super Bantamweight title against Germany’s Alesia Graf, while former European Champion Dennis Ceylan rematches Jesus Sanchez for the EU Featherweight crown.
Oliver Flodin faces Abdul Khattab in a Scandinavian middleweight thriller, heavyweight hope Kem Ljungquist takes on Dominik Musil, and Adam ‘The Wolf’ Bashanov meets Bulgaria’s Ivan Nikolov.
NIELSEN READY TO ENTERTAIN ON THORSLUND-GRAF UNDERCARD
Mikkel Nielsen (6-0, 3 KOs) will meet Bulgaria’s Angel Emilov (9-24, 5 KOs) in a six-round super welterweight contest on the undercard of Dina Thorslund’s WBO Female World title defence against Alesia Graf on January 19 in Struer.
“It always a big celebration when I box in Struer – before, during and after my fights,” says Nielsen, who has previously recorded victories over Leri Tedeev, Jemal Shalamberidze and Nikolozi Gviniashvili at the Struer Energi Park.
“It always feels like home when I arrive. It’s awesome to be fighting there again, and I look forward to entertaining the fans in Struer on January 19.”
Former kickboxing world champion Alicia Holzken (1-0) is also confirmed for the card along with Danish super middleweight Haris Dzindo (7-0, 3 KOs).
Having scored a unanimous points win on her professional debut against Gabriella Mezei on December 1 in Germany, Holzken, the 22 year-old Dutch bantamweight will face Ivanka Ivanova (1-6, 1 KO) over four rounds.
Dina Thorslund tops the bill in Struer, defending her WBO Female World Super Bantamweight title against Alesia Graf, while former European Champion Dennis Ceylan rematches Jesus Sanchez for the EU Featherweight crown.
Oliver Flodin faces Abdul Khattab in a Scandinavian middleweight thriller, heavyweight hope Kem Ljungquist takes on Dominik Musil, Lolenga Mock continues his World title chase, and Adam Bashanov meets Ivan Nikolov.
Tickets are available via www.ticketmaster.dk or by calling (+45) 70 15 65 65.
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