Abraham vs Lihaug; Ogogo vs Kubin; Zeuge vs De Carolis – Action Packed Card In Berlin On Saturday!

Tim Lihaug - Tim-Robin Lihaug (15-1, 8 KOs) and his team declared war on Arthur Abraham (44-5, 29 KOs) at today’s final pre-fight press conference ahead of their WBO International Super Middleweight title fight on Saturday night at the Max-Schmeling-Halle in Berlin.

Tim-Robin Lihaug (15-1, 8 KOs) and his team declared war on Arthur Abraham (44-5, 29 KOs) at today’s final pre-fight press conference ahead of their WBO International Super Middleweight title fight on Saturday night at the Max-Schmeling-Halle in Berlin.

With just Friday’s weigh-in separating us from fight night, the time for talking will soon come to an end, but today, both fighters and their teams had the chance to share their thoughts on this hotly anticipated match-up.

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Abraham – Lihaug Quotes

Tim Lihaug - Arthur Abraham (44-5, 29 KOs) says his opponent Tim-Robin Lihaug (15-1, 8 KOs) should expect no sympathy from him when they meet on July 16 for the WBO International Super Middleweight title at the Max-Schmeling-Halle in Berlin.

Arthur Abraham (44-5, 29 KOs) says his opponent Tim-Robin Lihaug (15-1, 8 KOs) should expect no sympathy from him when they meet on July 16 for the WBO International Super Middleweight title at the Max-Schmeling-Halle in Berlin.

The former two-weight World Champion is aiming to launch another World title assault following his defeat to Gilberto Ramirez in April, and as he prepares for his return to the ring, ‘King Arthur’ knows he cannot afford any slip-ups if he is to reclaim his super middleweight crown.

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Wegner talks Abraham v Lihaug: ”Abraham can become World Champion again!”

Tim Lihaug - Ulli Wegner has hit back at claims questioning Arthur Abraham’s (44-5, 29 KOs) motivation prior to his WBO International Super Middleweight title fight with Tim-Robin Lihaug (15-1, 8 KOs) on July 16 at the Max-Schmeling-Halle in Berlin.

Ulli Wegner has hit back at claims questioning Arthur Abraham’s (44-5, 29 KOs) motivation prior to his WBO International Super Middleweight title fight with Tim-Robin Lihaug (15-1, 8 KOs) on July 16 at the Max-Schmeling-Halle in Berlin.

Lihaug’s trainer Thomas Hansvoll had called into question Abraham’s desire, stating that he believed the former two-weight World Champion ‘had lost his hunger’ and after years at the top of the sport was ‘not so interested anymore’.

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Lihaug and Havnaa set for action on September 12 in Frederikshavn

Tim-Robin Lihaug (13-1, 8 KOs) and Kai Robin Havnaa (3-0, 2 KOs) return to action on September 12 in Frederikshavn. Following the summer break, the talented Norwegian duo will be looking to kick-start the second half of the year with victories at the Arena Nord.

Lihaug, who is undefeated in ten successive contests, has enjoyed a fine run of form as he seeks to establish himself as a serious super middleweight contender. In his last outing, the 22 year-old delivered a devastating left-hook to flatten domestic rival Arne Ernstsen at the Ballerup Super Arena in Copenhagen.

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Lihaug to challenge for WBO Youth World title on November 29 in Copenhagen

Tim-Robin Lihaug (8-1, 5 KOs) will face George Beroshvili (13-3-2, 6 KOs) for the WBO Youth World Super Middleweight title on November 29 at the Falconer Hall at the Radisson Blu in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Lihaug impressed in his last outing, outpointing domestic rival Simen Smaadal in a memorable scrap at the iconic TAP1 venue in the Carlsberg District of Copenhagen. A return to the Danish capital gives the 22 year-old Norwegian talent a chance to claim his first world title, when he meets Beroshvili for the vacant WBO Youth crown.

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