15th February 2012

 
Jamie McDonnell will close in on a shot at a World title if he is
successful in the defence of his European title against Malik Bouziane
on March 3rd at the Hillsborough Leisure Centre in Sheffield. 

Bouziane (13-1-1) recently fought for the IBF Super Flyweight title
against Simphiwe Nongqayi in France where he scored majority draw. Two
judges scored it 114-114 and the third 115-113 in favour of Nongjayi.

The former European Bantamweight champion who won the title from Ian
Napa in his back yard, gave up his belts after two defences to
challenged for the IBF Super Flyweight title and has had only one loss
on his Career record to date.

McDonnell (18-2-1) has not looked back since being defeated by Chris Edwards and Lee Haskins.
 After a recent visit to the WBC Convention in Las Vegas with team mate
David Price, McDonnell now has his sights firmly set on a crack at a
World Title.

McDonnell said; “I believe I am ready for a shot at a World Title and by
convincingly beating Bouziane on March 3rd I will prove that”.

McDonnell vs. Bouziane will be live on Sky Sports HD1 and tickets are
still available via www.frankmaloney.com for the Hillsborough leisure
centre on march 3rd in Sheffield.
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