Gaelle Amand World Champion Boxing? Response Saturday Night In Cergy

Saturday, November 30, Axis Maggiore host a world championship boxing. A fight 100% female who oppose the Cergyssoise Gaelle Amand the Bosnian Irma Adler-Balijagic.

It is a time that less than twenty years can not know. It was in February 1989. This year, Rene Jacquot, fresh world champion WBC super welterweight, lost his belt against John Mugabi in the lair of Gargantua, to Mirapolis. A sprained ankle in the first round and the fight was cut short.


Since that fateful missed appointment, Cergy-Pontoise has never hosted a world championship boxing. On Saturday, November 30, the insult will be washed.
That evening, on the Axe-Major, Gaelle Amand, 29, reigning European champion, 1m66 for 57 kg, will take to the ring to try to capture the belt Women’s World Champion Boxing WBF featherweight. A first for this young woman who crowd the rings from the age of 14. In the opposite corner: Irma Balijagic-Adler, 31, a Bosnian hard to evil Wiba world champion in 2008. Stiff opposition in perspective.

Twenty-five years after the battle of Rene Jacquot, another world championship, female this time promises to again beat the heart of chipboard cergypontaine. Especially since Saturday night, it’s a real Cergyssoise that will gloves.

Member Of Cergy Rahilou Boxing

For this fight organized by the Rahilou Cergy Boxing, Club Gaelle Amand, a marquee 2500 seats will be erected on the esplanade of Paris. Symbolic place of the former New Town who dreams of seeing Gaele Amand climb onto the roof of the world. Throughout the city, posters announcing the challenge of his life. For this great night of boxing articulated around seven fights, including the championship of France pro welterweight opponent Amhed El Mousaoui Franck Haroche Horta, the Rahilou Cergy Boxing has invested EUR 320,000, funded to the tune of EUR 70 000 by the City Cergy, who did not hesitate to support the local club. “Boxing becomes a sport in its most noble dimension evokes Malika Yebdri, assistant sports Cergy 1st. We wanted to return the popular show in the heart of cergyssoise life. There was no such event for 25 years in Cergy. People expect this fight. Places go like hotcakes. ” Saturday night in the ring, GaĆ«lle Amand will not be alone. Cergyssois the people will be with her.

Saturday, November 30th, from 19h. Esplanade de Paris, Axe Majeur. Tribune: 10 euros. Parterre: 20 euros. Tank. : or or boxing gym Khalid-Rahilou, gymnasium Oaks. Fight broadcast on MaChaineSport.

“Me Too, I Have A Good Right”

Late Saturday evening, Gaelle Amand, France featherweight champion and European champion pro Ebu in 2012, will rise to the ring for the match of his life. A few days before the fight, the champion feels up the pressure.

What Mood Are You In A Few Days Of This World Championship?

Gaelle Amand I am calm, but I know very well that the pressure will go up gradually. This is why, in the last line, I’ll be in my bubble, try to release me to “make juice.”

You Will Not Donning Gloves By Saturday Then?

No or very little. My preparation is behind me. Land, the art has seen it for months with all the staff, especially during the internship in Casablanca, there a few weeks.
An internship during which you cotoye Rahilou Khalid (Editor’s note: Cergyssois who was crowned world champion in boxing for the first time in January 1997 in the United States)

You Was He Gave Some Advice To Address The Event ?

Many. He said in particular to manage the beginning of the fight to avoid the pitfalls. Not to stress too much for boxer as I usually do, and do not crack.

The Fact Boxer Home There Is An Additional Pressure For You?

Somewhere, yes. There are so many people who invested in this project behind me I do not want to disappoint anyone.

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But it is also a unique opportunity. Khalid has even told me he was jealous and he would dream of boxing at home, as I will do Saturday.

What Do You Know About Your Opponent?

It is a rough boxer, who has a very good right. It has 18 fights behind her, including nine wins by Ko It also makes me wary. I have assets to bring, including my speed. And I also have a good right.

Although It Is A Little Premature To Talk, How Do You See The Future After This Fight?

I fight since the age of 14. For me, Saturday is a consecration, the fruit of years of hard work and sacrifice. Whatever the outcome of the fight, I know I reboxerai at least once for a world title. Either to defend or to conquer.