Felix Sturm Tests Positive For Steroids Following Chudinov Bout

In the latest case of doping in boxing, super middleweight champion Felix Sturm has reportedly tested positive for steroids. According to The Guardian, Thomas Puetz, the president of the German Association of Professional Boxers (BDB), said that Sturm tested positive for the anabolic steroid stanozolol after defeating Fedor Chudinov by split decision in February. In addition to the...
Via BadCulture
April 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Fedor Chudinov confident of defeating Felix Sturm again this weekend

Super middleweights Fedor Chudinov and Felix Sturm collide again in their rematch at the Koenig Pilsener Arena in Oberhausen, Germany,  live on BoxNation in the UK tomorrow night. Undefeated Russian Chudinov returns to Germany to make the second defense of the WBA strap that he won on a split decision against hometown hero Sturm last May and then smashed Britain’s Frank Buglioni...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Fedor Chudinov, Diego De La Hoya And The Rest Of The Week’s Boxing Schedule

Happy (belated) Valentine’s Day. Please take this weird as **** billboard from Sofia, Bulgaria as a gift (via r/boxing). Nothing says “I love you” like Tyson Fury, after all. Though there are plenty of fights on the boxing schedule this week, it’s virtually all prospects and journeymen. The sole exception is Russia’s Fedor Chudinov, a legit super middleweight contender, who’s giving...
Via The Queensbury Rules
February 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Matthew Macklin still waiting on Felix Sturm rematch: I know I’ll beat him again

Middleweight contender Matthew Macklin is getting a bit tired and frustrated, to say the least, on waiting to hear what direction IBF middleweight champion Felix Sturm is heading for his next bout. Macklin and Sturm's well documented and publicized history dates back to their first bout, which took place in Sturm's home country of Germany in 2011. The bout was Macklin's first world...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend Afterthoughts On Muhammad Ali Not Dying, Felix Sturm Losing And More

Mike Lee was in a Super Bowl commercial this weekend, and Muhammad Ali became the latest boxing personality not to die. At least this time the rumor of impending death was coming from someone who might've maybe known -- Ali's brother -- but it does get kind of old, reading about people allegedly being on their death bed, wondering if they are dead or will die, finding out they aren...
Via The Queensbury Rules
February 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Geale to be ringside for Chavez-Martinez following win over Sturm

After arriving in the states from Germany this week, promoter Gary Shaw reflects on the incredible week he had with Daniel "Real Deal" Geale and his team as the days led up to their big win against Felix Sturm.  Already the IBF Champion, Geale added Sturm's WBA title, becoming the first Australian born fighter to become a unified world champion. "Sturm literally thought...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Sturm stops Zbik to defend title

WBA middleweight titlist, Felix Sturm (37-2-2, 16 KOs) made the 12th consecutive defense of his title, beating former WBC middleweight titlist, Sebastian Zbik (30-2, 10 KOs) via RTD 9. Sturm, now 14-2-2 in three separate reigns as a world titlist, took little over a round to decipher the stiff, predictable style of his opponent and then assumed full control by the third round. ...
Via FOX Sports
April 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Andy Lee Off St Patty’s Day MSG Card; Trying to Land Sturm Title Shot in April

At the press conference last week in New York City to announce DiBella Entertainment's HBO Championship Boxing St. Patrick's Day card at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, Andy Lee, who was slated to fight in the televised co-feature bout of the evening, stated, "I want to thank Lou (DiBella - Lee's promoter) for letting me showcase myself on this show.  There is nothing...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
January 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Sturm, Macklin in legit title grab

WBA super world middleweight champion Felix Sturm (35-2-1, 15 KOs) will put his belt on the line against the UK's Matthew Macklin (28-2, 19 KOs) on Saturday. Lanxess Arena in Cologne, Germany will play host to the bout, and Epix will televise the bout live, and stream the bout on, beginning at 5 p.m. ET. Germany's Sturm will attempt to make the 10th consecutive successful...
Via FOX Sports
June 21, 2011  |  1 Comment

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