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Zaveck keeps IBF belt
Photos by Eroll Popova
IBF welterweight champion Jan Zaveck (30-1, 17 KOs) defended his title with a twelve round majority decision over Rafal Jackiewicz (36-9-1, 18 KOs) on Saturday night at the Sportpark Arena in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Zaveck closed the fight strong to avenge his only previous loss (a 2008 split decision loss to Jackiewicz in Poland). Scores were 117-111, 117-111, 114-114.
Light heavyweight Denis Simcic (23-1, 14 KOs) brutally KO’d journeyman Istvan Varga (17-12, 5 KOs) in round nine. Varga was taken from the ring on a stetcher.
Light heavyweight Predrag Radosevic (20-0, 8 KOs) padded his record against professional loser Thomas Hengstberger (14-29-3, 3 KOs) with a fourth round TKO.
Unbeaten heavyweight Goran Delic (17-0, 3 KOs) outpointed Attila Makula (3-6, 1 KO) over six.
September 4th, 2010
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