Title treble added to Hrgovic v Mansour event

Ringside 24/08/2018

Three title fights are now set for September 8 the Arena Zagreb with undefeated Slovenian boxer Ema Kozin’s confirmed to be contesting the WBC Silver Female Super Middleweight title against Mexico’s Irais Hernandez.

Kozin’s joins heavyweight star Filip Hrgović, who will face Amir Mansour for the WBC International title, and two-time World Champion Ivana Habazin, defending her IBO World Middleweight belt against Gifty Amanua Ankrah, in championship action for what promises to be the Croatian capital’s biggest night of boxing.

At just 19 years of age, Kozin’s has already compiled an impressive resume. She is a former WBF World titleholder, who will enter the ring at the Arena Zagreb following back-to-back victories over former IBF World Champion Eva Bajic.

“This will be another exciting addition to our fight card,” said Promoter Nisse Sauerland, for Team Sauerland. “Fans at the Arena Zagreb can now look forward to three title fights plus a stacked undercard that we will announce shortly.”

Zeljko Karajica, CEO of 7Sports, the sports unit of the ProSiebenSat.1 Group and Managing Director of the operating event agency MMP Event GmbH, says: “With ticket prices starting at just 110 KN, we are offering great value for money. There will be up to ten fights featuring three championship contests and the very best of Croatian boxing.”

Tickets for the Zagreb Fight Night on September 8 featuring Filip Hrgović vs. Amir Mansour start at 110 KN and are available online via www.eventim.hr.