Found March 20, 2013 on The Queensbury Rules:
Well that’s just cruel -- kind of like coming off the Timothy Bradley/Ruslan Provodnikov high into a week without much on. Mind you, if old Ruslan taught us anything, it’s that we shouldn’t underestimate the potential of fights before they happen. That’s easier said than done and rather invalidates the whole point of the schedule, though. So I, for one, will continue to make predictions based on the available evidence. I will be wrong sometimes. For that, I apologise to boxing’s all-knowing super-scribes, who always know the exact outcome of every fight before it happens but only sometimes deign to write it down. This week’s boxing TV schedule isn’t packed, as previously mentioned. There’s the super middleweight rematch between Arthur Abraham and Robert Stieglitz in Germany as well as some other bits and bobs. May as well get to it. Arthur Abraham vs. Robert Stieglitz, Saturday, Epix, Magdeburg Germany. You know, why not? Scary middleweight turned not so scary supe...
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