Photo: OPI 2000
Saturday night in Milan, Italy, OPI 2000 (Salvatore Cherchi) and OPI GYM (Alessandro Cherchi) will promote a boxing show. In the main event European super lightweight champion Michele Di Rocco (35-1-1, 15 KOs) will defend his title for the first time against Finnish Ville Piispanen (17-3-3, 6 KOs). At today’s weigh-in Di Rocco weighed 139.5 lbs. while Piispanen weight 140.
The undercard features six rounders featuring European welterweight official challenger Gianluca Branco (47-3-1, 23 KOs), super lightweight Luca “Black Mamba” Giacon (22-1, 20 KOs), Italian welterweight official challenger Antonio “Big” Moscatiello (15-2-1, 10 KOs) and undefeated welterweight Alessandro Caccia (9-0, 5 KOs).
Italia 2 will televise the main event live in Italy.