ARTHUR ABRAHAM NEWS

Boxing World Cup: Germany

After Germany’s 7-1 humiliation of Brazil the rest of the world will be casting envious glances toward the plethora of talent available to them on the football pitch. But what of their boxing? Modern fans may associate German boxing with biased judging, champions refusing to leave the country and delightfully conservative fight fans, but such stereotypes only gloss over what Germany...
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9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Braehmer vs. Bolonti tale of the tape graphic

Right here you can view a special “Tale of the Tape” graphic to this Saturday’s match between Juergen Braehmer and challenger Roberto Bolonti at Sport- und Kongresshalle, Schwerin, Germany. Credit: Getty Images / Team Bolonti Braehmer is looking to defend his fringe title strap in the division, while looking towards potential bigger matches. He'll have to get past the tough...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Weights & photos from Leeds: Stephen Smith looks to join brothers in this week’s W column

Stephen Smith is aiming to keep the Smith family bandwagon rolling in style tomorrow night as he faces former World title challenger Mauricio Javier Munoz in a crunch eliminator clash at the First Direct Arena in Leeds. The Smith brothers are on fire with the youngest sibling Callum scoring another sensational stoppage win at the weekend to defend his WBC International Super...
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May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

George Groves signs with Sauerland: Hint, expect Kessler and Abraham fights in near future

Team Sauerland is proud to announce the signing of George Groves (19-1, 15 KOs). The 26 year-old super middleweight star has put pen to paper and signed a long term promotional contract with Europe’s leading boxing promoter ahead of his Wembley Stadium mega-fight with Carl Froch. Credit: Team Sauerland ‘’I am extremely pleased to have signed with Team Sauerland,’’ said...
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May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Sauerland confirms Abraham vs. Smith talks

Arthur Abraham’s promoter Kalle Sauerland says talks have opened with Eddie Hearn for Abraham to fight against Paul Smith this autumn. Smith is in eight-round action in Cardiff on Saturday night live on Sky Sports and Sauerland and ‘King Arthur’ will be tuning in as ‘Smigga’ gets a valuable work-out against David Sarabia, with the 32 year old aiming to land his first World...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Paul Smith in action in Cardiff this Saturday, looking for Arthur Abraham in the fall

Paul Smith will face David Sarabia in an 8-round Super Middleweight clash at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff on Saturday– as he lines up a shot at WBO titlist Arthur Abraham in the autumn. The British Super Middleweight champion is ranked number three with the WBO and is aiming to tune-up for a shot at the champion against the 25 year old Spaniard, and Smith knows Abraham will...
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May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Abraham vs. Sjekloca tale of the tape graphic

On Saturday, King Arthur Abraham and challenger Nikola Sjekloca square off at the Velodrom, Berlin, Germany. Right here, you can find a special Abraham vs. Sjekloca tale of the tape graphic, breaking down how the fighters match up physically and in terms of what they've accomplished. Credit: Thomas Goos / Team Sjekloca Of course, while Abraham as Sjekloca in front of him right...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham vs. Felix Sturm in the works next

At today's final press conference ahead of the fight between Arthur Abraham (39-4, 28 KOs) and Nikola Sjekloca (26-1, 8 KOs) this Saturday at the Velodrom Berlin, Germany, which will host its first ever world title fight, Abraham was already looking ahead to something else -- the prospect of an all-German showdown against Felix Sturm. Arthur Abraham: "I am looking forward...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Q&A interviews with Arthur Abraham & opponent Nikola Sjekloca

In less than a week, Arthur Abraham wants to defend his title against Nikola Sjekloca. In this interview, the prodigy of coach Ulli Wegner talks about his quick return to the squared circle and what he thinks about a possible fourth match up with compatriot Robert Stieglitz. We also have a Q&A with Sjekloca, as well. Arthur Abraham Interview Only two months ago, you won back...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

EDGUY to perform ahead of Abraham vs Sjekloca on May 3

They are one of the most successful German metal exports and at the same time huge boxing fans. Now EDGUY will rock Berlin “Velodrom” on May 3rd and help WBO World Champion Arthur Abraham to defend his title against the competing Nikola Sjekloca.
Via Ringnews24
April 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham ready to defend his WBO title

Here are the main quotes from today’s kick-off press conference ahead of the fight between WBO Super-Middleweight World Champion Arthur Abraham and Nikola Sjekloca on May 3 at the Velodrom Berlin, Germany, which will host its first ever world title fight.
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham vs. Nikola Sjekloca presser quotes & notes

Here are the main quotes from today’s kick-off press conference ahead of the fight between Arthur Abraham and Nikola Sjekloca on May 3 at the Velodrom Berlin, Germany. Nikola Sjekloca: "I am going to dethrone the 'King' Arthur and take his title away. Last year, I had a competitive fight against Sakio Bika, who went on to win the WBC Belt. Now I want to win the WBO...
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April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham to defend strap against Nikola Sjekloca

Having regained his WBO Super Middleweight crown from Robert Stieglitz, ‘’King’’ Arthur Abraham (39-4, 28 KOs) will make his first title defense against Nikola Sjekloca (26-1, 8 KOs) on May 3rd at the Velodrom in Berlin, Germany. The only time most fight fans have seen Sjekloca was in a losing effort to Sakio Bika. Bika mostly dominated that bout with ease, and since then...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham should look to James DeGale next

Arthur Abraham came out ahead in his trilogy with fellow German fighter Robert Stieglitz this weekend, winning the rubber match in a Split Decision. Abraham was more cautious than in the first two bouts, which ended in a clear Unanimous Decision win and a 4th Round TKO loss. He chose to button up and let Stieglitz come at him, saving his power for counter-attacks. The stratagem wore...
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March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham defeats Robert Stieglitz in rubber match, back on May 31

Arthur Abraham (39-4, 28 KOs) regained the WBO Super Middleweight title with a split decision victory over Robert Stieglitz (46-4, 26 KOs) Saturday night in Magdeburg. Abraham looked close to forcing the stoppage, dropping the defending champion in the final round. However Stieglitz was able to hold on and take the fight to the judges’ scorecards. The judges scored the fight 114...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Abraham regains WBO Super Middleweight Title with victory over Stieglitz

Arthur Abraham (39-4, 28 KOs) regained the WBO Super Middleweight title with a split decision victory over Robert Stieglitz (46-4, 26 KOs) tonight in Magdeburg.
Via Ringnews24
March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Abraham vs. Stieglitz III shown in US on ESPN3 this Saturday

ESPN3 to Present Exclusive Live U.S. Coverage of Stieglitz vs. Abraham III on March 1: ESPN3 will present exclusive live coverage in the U.S. of the 12-round WBO Super Middleweight title bout between defending titleholder Robert Stieglitz (46-3, 26 KOs) and former titlist Arthur Abraham (38-4, 28 KOs) Saturday, March 1, at 5 p.m. ET. The fight, from the GETEC Arena in Magdeburg,...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Big name fighters at the crossroads right now: Pacquiao, Khan, Abraham & more

World class boxers reach a career crossroads for many reasons. Some lose ability due to age, dented confidence, a bad knockout or beating, or because some of the fire and desire has gone out of them. Others slip from the top of their division due to its changing complexion, displaced by better fighters, while others are exposed as being more limited than first thought. Just as a...
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October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Do or die for Arthur Abraham against Giovanni De Carolis on October 26

The tension is rising! There are only three days to go until Arthur Abraham (37-4, 28 KOs) can prove that he is rightfully the mandatory challenger to WBO Super Middleweight World Champion Robert Stieglitz. On October 26 at the EWE ARENA in Oldenburg, Germany the WBO Intercontinental Titlist will meet world-ranked Giovanni De Carolis (20-4, 10 KOs). And only a win can keep his dreams...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham-Giovanni De Carolis presser photos & quotes

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...
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October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham, Giovanni De Carolis showcase skills at open workout

Arthur Abraham (37-4, 28 KOs) feels comfortable before his upcoming fight on October 26! At today's public workout at the Famila Einkaufsland, the biggest mall in Oldenburg, the former world champion and opponent Giovanni De Carolis (20-4, 10 KOs) showed that there will be a fight at hand this upcoming Saturday.
Via Ringnews24
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham workout quotes & photos, in action this Saturday

Arthur Abraham (37-4, 28 KOs) feels comfortable before his upcoming fight this Saturday, October 26. At today's public workout at the Famila Einkaufsland, the former world champion and opponent Giovanni De Carolis (20-4, 10 KOs) showed that there will be a fight at hand this upcoming Saturday. "It's good to be back in Oldenburg", said WBO Intercontinental Champion...
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October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham warms up against De Carolis for another world title shot

Arthur Abraham (37-4, 28 KOs) is a man on a mission. On October 26, he defends the WBO Intercontinental Belt against Giovanni De Carolis (20-4, 10 KOs) in Oldenburg, Germany. However primarily, the 33-year-old wants to prove that he still has it in him to become again the WBO Super-Middleweight World Champion. Over a year ago, in August 2012, he won that very belt against Robert...
Via Ringnews24
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Arthur Abraham facing Giovanni De Carolis on Oct 26

Arthur Abraham (37-4, 28 KOs) is a man on a mission. On October 26, he faces Giovanni De Carolis (20-4, 10 KOs) in Oldenburg, Germany, but primarily, the 33-year-old wants to prove that he still has it in him to become again the WBO Super-Middleweight World Champion. Over a year ago, in August 2012, he won that very belt against Robert Stieglitz. But in March, he had to hand the...
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October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Otto Wallin to make Germany debut on October 26

Rising Swedish heavyweight Otto Wallin (2-0, 2 KOs) will make his first fight in Germany on October 26 on Team Sauerland´s big card in Oldenburg. The show features some of the biggest names in German boxing, including Arthur Abraham, who will fight Giovanni de Carolis for the WBO Intercontinental Super-Middleweight Title, and Jack Culcay, who takes on Guido Nicolas Pitto for the...
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October 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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