Felix Sturm (36), former four time World Middleweight Champion, wants to make history. He wants to be the first German boxer to become world champion for a fifth time. But this time he will give it a try at Super Middleweight (168 pounds) against a big calibre: The highly talented Russian Fedor Chudinov (27). Chudinov won all of his 12 fights including 10 wins by KO (83% KO-Ratio).
Sturm said: “I promised to make only big fights from now on. Chudinov is seen as a highly talented and skilled Boxer with a lot of punching power. But i will take this belt to Germany”. The fight will take place at Frankfurter Festhalle in Frankfurt/Main, which has a capacity of 10000 seats. There are tons of requests already for tickets. Continue reading
Catch weight 75.5 kg (12 Rounds)
Robert Stieglitz (75,5 kg) vs. Felix Sturm (75,35 kg)
International German Championship Cruiserweight (10 Rounds)
Denis Ronert (86,3 kg) vs. Laszlo Hubert (90,0) Continue reading
Four-Time World Middleweight Champion Felix Sturm looked to be in prime shape at today’s Media Day at his gym in Cologne, Germany, where he is preparing for his November 8 mega-fight against Two-Time World Super Middleweight Champion Robert Stieglitz at the Porsche-Arena in Stuttgart, Germany. Continue reading
October 22, 2014. Fireworks guaranteed! Two Female World Champions will collide when WBA World Flyweight Champion Susi Kentikian squares off with WBA World Super Flyweight Champion Naoko Fujioka on the Sturm vs. Stieglitz undercard on November 8, 2014 at the Porsche-Arena in Stuttgart, Germany.
Felix Sturm and Robert Stieglitz will square off on November 8th in Stuttgart, Germany according to Bild.de
Former 4-Time World Middleweight Champion Felix Sturm issued the following statement on his official Twitter account (@SturmBoxing) on the public challenge made to him by former super middleweight champion Robert Stieglitz after Stieglitz’ fight last Saturday in Dessau, Germany:
“I was just told that Robert Stieglitz challenged me to a fight. I have no problem with that, we can do it anytime. But I hope that there won’t be any excuses or that an injury happens all of the sudden to prevent a fight from happening. We’ll see if he was serious about challenging me or if he’s just another boxer who talks to much to get some attention by the public.”
Light Middleweight Prospect Eager to Get In Line for a World Title Shot Cologne, June 27, 2014. Maurice Weber has his goal in mind. And he knows that, at age 32, he has to get closer to it as soon as possible. “I don’t think of me as an old fighter, make no mistake about that. I’m young, I’m fresh, I neither drink nor smoke. I have many years left as a professional and I won’t stop until I accomplish the thing that drives me the most: becoming World Light Middleweight Champion”, he said.
Felix Sturm (72.1 Kg / 158.95 lbs) vs. Sam Soliman (72.35 Kg / 159.50 lbs)
IBF World Middleweight Championship
Susi Kentikian (50.8 Kg / 112 lbs) vs. Dan-Bi Kim (50.4 Kg / 111.11 lbs)
WBA Female World Flyweight Championship
Konni Konrad (79.3 Kg / 174.83 lbs) vs. Mehdi Amar (79.1 Kg / 174.39 lbs)
WBA International Light Heavyweight Title
Maurice Weber (70.7 Kg / 155.87 lbs) vs. Renat Samedovi (71.8 Kg / 158.29 lbs)
10 Rounds – Light Middleweight Bout
Goekalb Oezekler (75.4 Kg / 166.23 lbs) vs. Attila Kiss (75.8 Kg / 167.11 lbs)
6 Rounds – Super Middleweight Bout Continue reading
Felix Sturm, IBF World Middleweight Champion: “I’m not mad or anything. I don’t care about that whole doping theatre anymore. He and his team have to live with that. He’s trying to play games once again but that doesn’t matter to me. I had a perfect preparation and I am in tip-top shape.
I had to do this fight since he is my mandatory challenger. But that is a good thing because I can make things right. People will forget about the first fight after this one. Back after I fought Soliman last February, I changed my whole attitude towards the sport of boxing. I’m now eating clean and healthy, which makes training a whole lot easier. I know live like an athlete all year around and not only the ten or twelve weeks during training camp. That pays off as I’m in a much, much better shape than before. Continue reading
Kentikian Faces Dan-Bi Kim in WBA World Title Defense on May 31, 2014 in Krefeld Continue reading