Prizefighter heavyweights the line up

Matchroom have announced the final 4 for this Saturday’s installment of the highly successful competition at London’s York Hall and they are Claus Bertino, Timo Hoffmann, Derric Rossy and Albert Sosnowski.

They join London fighter Ian Lewison 6-1-1, American KO king Travis Walker 39-8-1 and previous Prizefighter champions Audley Harrison 28-6 and Martin Rogan 15-3 in the 29th edition of Matchroom Sport’s eight-man, one night tournament.

Poland’s former WBF World title holder Sosnowski 47-5-2 has fought 54 times in his 15 years as a professional, including a shot at the WBC belt against Vitali Klitschko in 2010. German Hoffmann 40-7-2 also has considerable ring experience having boxed 342 rounds in his 50-fight career.

Danish boxer Bertino 15-4 and New York’s Rossy 26-5 complete a line-up which shares a total of 135 KO wins in 262 fights.

The Betfair Prizefighter International Heavyweights III is followed by a pro debut for Team GB’s Olympic boxing captain Tom Stalker, who will be in four-round action against Kristian Laight. All tickets for the night are sold out.

Daily Sport says – This is an interesting line up and don’t be suprised to see Sosnoski in the final another worth a punt would be Timo Hoffmann the durable German although past his best should do well over the 3 round duration of this competition.


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