16th February 2013
The field for Betfair Prizefighter International Heavyweights III is complete and finalised after Matchroom added four more names to the tournament that takes place at the York Hall in Bethnal Green on 23 February.
Claus Bertino, Timo Hoffmann, Derric Rossy and Albert Sosnowski will join the four boxers already confirmed for the 29th event in the series, in previous winners Audley Harrison and Belfast’s Martin Rogan. The field also features Brixton’s Ian Lewison and American knockout artist Travis Walker.
Polish UK based Sosnowski has held the WBF world title during his 15-year career, and had a shot at Vitali Klitschko in 2010, while German Hoffman has boxed nearly 350 rounds in his lengthy career.
Danish boxer Bertino and New York’s Rossy complete a line-up which shares a total of 135 knockout wins in 262 fights.
The Betfair Prizefighter International Heavyweights III show also features a pro debut for Team GB’s Olympic boxing captain Tom Stalker, who will be in four-round action against Kristian Laight.
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