MAGEE'S BALZ OF STEEL.
BRIAN MAGEE'S manager believes his has fighter proved he is the "genuine" WBA world champion after his superb stoppage of Rudy Markussen.
Having retained his interim title, the Belfast veteran, 36, is now targeting a fight with WBA super middleweight champion of the world Karoly Balzsay and hopes to challenge the Hungarian in Denmark this summer.
His manager Pat Magee said: "We have already contacted the WBA and told them we are looking for regular title and a fight with Balzay.
"Brian is the mandatory challenger for that belt anyway. Saturday night was all important. It was big step up.
"Brian proved he is the genuine WBA champion and he wants the belt to ensure there is no doubt about it. So that is our next move. We hope to fight in Denmark in the summer."
CHAMPION Brian Magee has targeted Karoly Balzsay's belt
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|Publication:||The Mirror (London, England)|
|Date:||Feb 21, 2012|
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