IBF Middleweight Championship Arthur Abraham vs. Kingsley Ikeke

04.11.05 – Arthur Abraham (25) will fight for the vacant IBF Middleweight Title against Nigerian Kingsley Ikeke. After Jermain Taylor vacated the IBF Title, Abraham is getting his World Title Shot sooner than expected. “Arthur is a boxing gem and his win against Howard Eastman proves that we did not overestimate him.” says Manager Wilfried Sauerland..

The IBF Worldchampionship will now headline the show on December 10 in Leipzig, Germany in which teammate and WBC super middleweight champion Markus Beyer was forced to pull out as he has suffered a leg injury.