Category Archives: Dekada

Dekada Premier Fight Night Results

Dekada Premier Fight Night Results All photo credit goes to DL Photography. DEKADA PREMIER FIGHT NIGHT SOLD OUT 100% Big Success for Southern Alberta Based Promotion Calgary, Alberta: When the gates at Genesis opened for Dekada Premier Fight Night on Saturday, February 18, 2017, promoters and fighters were pleasantly surprised to see a flood of fans that would, one hour later, fill the entire house, over 250 of which being left with standing room only “It is clear that we are starting to see growth in the brand,” says Dennis Herrmann, co-owner of Dekada with Michael Short, “and it felt extremely good to see that our hard word, determination and patience was starting to show success.” This was the first event of its kind to sell out in Calgary in decades and the fans were left entertained by a stacked card of amateur and professional kickboxing,...

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STATEMENT REGARDING NICHOLS vs WHITTOM REMOVAL

STATEMENT REGARDING NICHOLS vs WHITTOM REMOVAL DEKADA OFFICIAL STATEMENT NICHOLS vs WHITTOM FIGHT REMOVAL FROM FEB 18th CARD On Friday, February 3, 2017 Dekada made the difficult decision to remove the main event fight between Rob Nichols and David Whittom, scheduled for February 18th, 2017, at the Genesis Centre in Calgary, AB. Dekada built a relationship with Rob Nichols in the summer of 2015 where it was decided, to give Nichols a “push” towards a Canadian championship title match, as he stated it was his primary goal. This dream was achieved by Nichols within two events and since, he has been successful in all of his bouts with Dekada. It was also Dekada’s interest to help bring Nichols to a higher level by offering world title shots such as the WBO and WBU. After winning the Canadian title, Nichols signed a promotional contract with Dekada...

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Dekada Boxing Returns to Cold Lake Featuring Local Fighters Rob Nicholls, Tim Chemelli and Dan Amyotte

Dekada Boxing Returns to Cold Lake Featuring Local Fighters Rob Nicholls, Tim Chemelli and Dan Amyotte Dekada Boxing Returns to Cold Lake Featuring Local Fighters Rob Nicholls, Tim Chemelli and Dan Amyotte Dekada Premier Fight Night card also features action heroes Brian Samuel and Taylor Bull, plus Cold Lake amateur kickboxers   CALGARY, Alberta October 14, 2016 – Dekada Boxing returns to Cold Lake on Saturday, November 12 with an exciting card that features Canadian Cruiserweight Champion and Fort Kent resident Rob Nicholls taking on Calgary’s Michael “Flash” Walchuk, an all-Cold Lake heavyweight showdown between heavyweights Tim Chemelli versus Dan Amyotte, and the return of Alberta action heroes Brian Samuel and Taylor Bull. “The July Dekada Fight Night card in Cold Lake was a great event. We had a series of great fights, an enthusiastic audience of fight fans, and fantastic support from CFB Cold Lake,...

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Dekada Rejects Jones Jr. Terms for WBU World Cruiserweight Title Fight Against Rob Nichols

Dekada Rejects Jones Jr. Terms for WBU World Cruiserweight Title Fight Against Rob Nichols Dekada Rejects Jones Jr. Terms for WBU World Cruiserweight Title Fight Against Rob Nichols   CALGARY, Alberta July 20, 2016 – Dekada Premier Fight Night has announced that it could not accept the terms set forth by boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. on a planned fight with Alberta’s own Rob Nichols for the WBU World Cruiserweight Title. Set to be the biggest Canadian pro boxing event in decades, the fight was to take place at Northlands Coliseum (formerly Rexall Place) in Edmonton, Alberta on Saturday, November 26, 2016. The event has been cancelled. On June 4, Jones challenged Nichols to a fight for the WBU title via video message following Nichols’ Canadian Cruiserweight Title defense against Frank White.  In the final hours of negotiations, Jones’ lawyer drew up a completely new set of terms and...

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Boxing Legend Roy Jones Jr. to Fight Alberta’s Rob Nichols for WBU World Cruiserweight Title in Western Canada

Boxing Legend Roy Jones Jr. to Fight Alberta’s Rob Nichols for WBU World Cruiserweight Title in Western Canada Boxing Legend Roy Jones Jr. to Fight Alberta’s Rob Nichols for WBU World Cruiserweight Title in Western Canada   Fight for vacant WBU title tentatively scheduled for October 1; venue details being finalized   CALGARY, Alberta June 6, 2016 – In October, western Canadian boxing fans will be treated to a historic night when one of the greatest boxers ever, Roy Jones Jr., will visit the Prairies to take on Alberta’s Rob “Raging Bull” Nichols, in a contest for the World Boxing Union (WBU) World Cruiserweight Title.   Jones called out Nichols on Saturday night, June 4, just minutes after Nichols defeated Frank “the Hammer” White in a rematch in Cold Lake, Alberta for the Canadian Cruiserweight Title, which Nichols won from White by decision in December 2015....

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Dekada Premier Fight Night Results

Dekada Premier Fight Night Results Chinny G will be LIVE in the house for results Dekada Premier Fight Night Results Tim Chemelli defeats Grayson Wells via TKO RD3 Sheena Kaine defeats Christina Barry via Decision after 3 rounds Brian Samual defeats Stephan Bass via Decision Gary Kopas defeats Taylor Bull via TKO at 3:36 of the 5th to claim the Western Canadian Cruiserweight Title Rob Nichols defeats Frank white via decision after 12 rounds to retain the Canadian Cruiserweight Title...

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Rob Nichols to Fight Cruiserweight Title Rematch with Frank White in Cold Lake June 4

Rob Nichols to Fight Cruiserweight Title Rematch with Frank White in Cold Lake June 4 Rob Nichols to Fight Cruiserweight Title Rematch with Frank White in Cold Lake June 4 Dekada Premier Fight Night card also features action stars Brian Samuel, Gary Kopas, Edmonton’s Sheena Kaine and Cold Lake’s Tim Chemelli CALGARY, Alberta May 13, 2016 – On June 4, Dekada Premier Fight Night brings the sweet science of boxing to Cold Lake, Alberta with a packed card that features a rematch for the Canadian Cruiserweight championship between Fort Kent’s Rob “Raging Bull” Nichols and Frank “the Hammer” White, the return of action heroes Brian Samuel and Gary Kopas from their latest knockout victories, and a look at Edmonton boxer Sheena Kaine as she returns to the ring after two years away from boxing.   “With Dekada, we are bringing local fighters that Albertans can get behind and...

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