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Alekseev Could Be Facing Firat Arslan on 5/11, Hamburg

By Per Ake Persson

EBU cruiserweight king Aleksander Alekseev will make a voluntary defense of the title on May 11 in Hamburg with E C Box Promotion staging the event. Hamburger Abendblatt writes that the opponent could be non other than ex-WBA champ Firat Arslan, who´s with Universum.
 
According to HA, E C and Universum have agreed to the fight - while Arslan has yet to say yes.
 
Alexeev, formerly with Universum, became E C´s first major champion when he beat Enad Licina in February. Styles blend well in this matchup with Alekseev´s classy boxing against Arslan´s steady pressure and strength.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Hayehammer on 03-16-2012

Arslan takes this for me! Too much pressure for alekseev

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