On a card
which also features Riza Baydilli vs. Georgios
Bitzenis for the UBO International Heavyweight
title, the teenage prodigy will face fellow
German Mirko Koenig (3-0, 2 KOs).
turned pro in June of 2019, still only sixteen
at the time, fighting as a Featherweight. He has
since grown significantly, and have now settled
in the Middleweight division.
most recent outing, last July, Roestel won the
UBF European Welterweight title, stopping
experienced Georgian Bato Berkatsashvili in the
fourth round of a fight in Turkey.
Now he will
be up against his first unbeaten opponent
(not counting two debutants), a guy who is
a full-fledged Middleweight, and, as the saying
goes, “someone's O has got to go”.