Ceylan & Lowe Pulled Apart After
Heated Exchange During Promo Shoot
Dennis Ceylan (18-0-1, 8 KOs) and Isaac Lowe (13-0-1, 5 KOs)
had to be pulled apart following a heated exchange during
the filming of a promo video for their upcoming European
Featherweight title fight on March 18 at the Ceres Arena in
Tensions were high throughout the day but reached boiling
point late this afternoon when the fighters were instructed
to stand face to face on a rotating platform.
The pair started to trade insults after Lowe, the cousin of
controversial former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, began
to goad the Danish fighter. The confrontation then turned
physical with Lowe pushing Ceylan from the platform.
‘’I’m not like Ryan Walsh (Ceylan’s previous opponent),’’
Lowe taunted. ‘’I’m going to take you to places you’ve never
been before. You’re dreaming if you think you can beat me.
I’m going to make you go to sleep.’’
Unimpressed by his opponent’s antics, after the filming,
Ceylan said: ‘’He’s a coward. He can talk all he wants but
on fight night, I will show him what it means to be European
Champion. I’m not scared of him. The belt is staying with
The fighters are scheduled to come face-to-face again
tomorrow at press conference in Aarhus leading promoter
Nisse Sauerland to appeal for calm.
‘’Trash talking and bravado is all a part of the game but
let’s save the fighting for the ring,’’ he says. ‘’I will be
having a word with both boxers before tomorrow’s press
conference and I expect them to behave like professionals.’’