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The European Middleweight Championship
Kevin Finnegan v Gratien Tonna (GB) (France) live over 15 rounds from Monte Carlo
A chance for a World-title fight with WBC champion Rodrigo Valdes is the probable prize for tonight's winner.
FINNEGAN, 27, defends the title he won a year ago in Paris. Tonight's fight is Finnegan's first since he boxed for three rounds with a broken jaw to beat Reiche, the German champion, on points in a non-title bout last November.
TONNA, 26, had 15 straight wins, including 11 inside the distance, before a controversial llth-round defeat in his world fight with Valdes, also last November.
'Tonna's tough but Kevin likes them to walk into him. He can pick that sort off all night long.'
Kevin Finnegan 's Manager


Unknown: Kevin Finnegan
Unknown: Gratien Tonna
Unknown: Monte Carlo
Commentator: Harry Carpenter
Unknown: Rodrigo Valdes
Unknown: Kevin Finnegan
Editor: Jonathan Martin

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