Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 8/23/14
Former IBF super middleweight champion and Super Six tournament participant "King" Arthur Abraham (33-3, 27 KOs) will make his first defense of a regional title against Polish fighter Piotr Wilczewski (30-2, 10 KOs) on Saturday, March 31st. The bout will be featured as the main event with the Sparkassen-Arena hosting in Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. Abraham is ranked 10th in the world among super middleweights. He's won two of his last five bouts, with both wins coming by way of knockout. In 2011, Abraham faced Stjepan Bozic, who was 24-4 at the time, and took home the TKO 2 win after Bozic injured his left hand with a punch to Abraham's elbow. In his last bout, he stepped in the ring with Pablo Oscar Natalio Farias for a chance to win a vacant regional title belt. Farias came into the bout with a 19-1 record, but suffered the first knockout loss of his career after hitting the canvas three times in the fifth round. The three losses of Abraham's career ...
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