ROCCO WADELL BOOKS TWO BOUTS IN 14 DAYS
Press Release: Swedish super middleweight Rocco Wadell will face Petr Chmelik (2-2-1, 1 KO) in a six rounder on April 22nd at the Sporthallen in Sundsvall, Sweden. That fight is contingent on Wadell sailing through is pro debut this weekend, also in Sweden. Wadell, who won medals in three Swedish Amateur Championships, has overcome a debilitating back injury. The 23 year-old says he is looking forward to fighting in front of his hometown fans in Sundsvall. “I haven't been able to compete for over two years because of a back injury so it will feel great to be able to get back in the ring and make a comeback, and to do it as a professional in my hometown, will make it even more special.’’ Wadell faces Chmelik on the undercard of Otto Wallin’s heavyweight clash with Gianluca Mandras.