Bilal Laggoune (19-0-1(9kos)) will take on Dmytro Kucher (23-1-0(17kos)) for the vacant EBU (European) cruiserweight title on October 9th @ Topsporthal Vlaanderen, Ghent, Oost-Vlaanderen. This is a schedule 12 round bout. The third man in the ring will be referee: Robin Dolpierre, and the ringside judges are Arnold Golger, Alexander Kalinkin & Smail Alitouche.
Laggoune, with a perfect record last defeated Tamas Lodi this year by an eight round UD, scores: judges: Brahim Ait Aadi 80-72, Daniel Van de Wiele 80-71, Marnix De Vogelaere 80-72. He started his professional boxing career in 2011 defeating Tommy Spahija by UD. He fights out of Aalst, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Dmytro Kucher is a hard hitting cruiserweight with a 71% knockout ratio. His only lost is to Ilunga Makabu in 2013 where the fight went to a close MD, scores: judges: Robin Dolpierre 113-115, Predrag Aleksic 114-114, Joseph Chaane 114-115.He is coming off a win against Bobby Thomas Jr this past May.