Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 12/24/14

BERLIN - SEPTEMBER 03: Marco Huck of Germany celebrates after the winning cruiserweight fight between Marco Huck and Ruediger May on September 3, 2005 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Friedemann Vogel/Bongarts/Getty Images)
January 25 will see WBO World Champion Marco Huck to fight compatriot Firat Arslan for a second time. Prior to the rematch of their first fight nearly 15 months ago, which saw Huck escaping with a narrow win on points, the tension is rising - especially between champion and challenger. Credit: Team Sauerland Arslan was first to put forward, stating at last Wednesday's media day: "I am feeling like the world champion since my first fight against Marco, which I actually won. Now it is time to collect my belt from him." However, Huck is not having any of it and counters verbally: "Dream on, Firat - I am the champion! But as I am not heartless, I did make a picture of my belt and signed it with a personal dedication for you." The 29-year-old is in good spirits: "My stamina as well as my physical strength is reaching new heights. My explosiveness is unquestionable and I also advanced in terms of technique and tactics." And what does Huck think about his opponent in comparison: "Firat Ars...
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