KASSEM TAKES ON MORA, JUNE 20 IN COPENHAGEN

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Rashid Kassem (8-0, 5 KOs) faces Reynaldo Mora (7-1-1, 4 KOs) at the Nordic Fight Night at the Ballerup Super Arena in Copenhagen on June 20, and is expecting a tough test from the Nicaraguan contender.

“I’m looking forward to this fight,” said the 24-year-old Kassem, who returns following a knockout win over Anto Nakic in Copenhagen last May.

“Mora is a good fighter with a good record. This is exactly the type of fight I need at this stage of my career. I want tougher and tougher tests and bigger and bigger challenges.

“I plan to start the fight fast and put the pressure on Mora, however I will try to be a little more measured than I was in my last fight. I know I say this every time, so let’s see if I can stick to the plan, as I’m eager to show everybody what I can do and that I’m one to watch for the future. What I can guarantee is an entertaining performance as always!”

In the evening’s main event Patrick Nielsen (25-1, 12 KOs) faces Ghanaian Charles Adamu (23-6, 17 KOs) in a defence of his WBA International Super Middleweight title, while featherweight talent Dennis Ceylan (14-0-1, 7 KOs) takes on Sergio Prado (11-4-1, 4 KOs). Full details of the undercard will be announced shortly.

Tickets for the Nordic Fight Night ‘Danish Dynamite’ at the Ballerup Super Arena in Copenhagen on June 20 are available via billetlugen.dk.