Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/23/14
There are only three days to go until Arthur Abraham (37-4, 28 KOs) can secure status as a mandatory challenger to WBO Super Middleweight World Champion Robert Stieglitz. On October 26 at the EWE ARENA in Oldenburg, Germany Abraham will meet world-ranked Giovanni De Carolis (20-4, 10 KOs). And only a win can keep his dreams of a third fight against Stieglitz alive. "I know what’s on the line," assured the 33-year-old Abraham at today's press conference at the Acara Hotel in Oldenburg. Asked about his ten-year-tenure as a professional boxer with coach Ulli Wegner, the former two-weight division world champion replied jokingly: "As you can see, I have no thick hair anymore. I lost nearly all of it!" But he believes that during those years the rough tone of his cornerman has helped him to be successful. "Look Arthur," 71-year-old Wegner added. "This Saturday night I will be in your corner and not with Karo Murat in Atlantic City. That's what our relationship means to me!" Said Kalle ...
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