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Felix Sturm Pushing Forward, But Who Does Proksa Fight?

By Ruslan Chikov

Felix Sturm's promotional company, Sturm Box Promotions, won the mandatory purse bid for the EBU middleweight bout between champion Grzegorz Proksa (26-0, 19 KOs) and challenger Sebastian Zbik (30-1, 10 KOs). Sturm is pushing to stage the bout in March or April in Germany, but the fight has stalled because Zbik refuses to fight for Sturm. Instead, Zbik wants to fight Sturm for the WBA middleweight crown.

"I don't want fight for Sturm, I want to fight him," Zbik said earlier.

Proksa on the other hand is ready to fight, against any challenger presented.

"I'm certain that I'm going to fight in March. I'm not sure who I'm going to defend the title against. Right now it's only the question of who. If Zbik withdraws, let him go his own way! I'll face an opponent selected by the EBU, or I'll get the green light and select another opponent attractive option," Proksa told Ring Polska.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Spray_resistant on 01-08-2012

[QUOTE=Russian Crushin;11644131]Proksa is a dangerous mofo, nobody will want to fight him and he will be avoided as fukk Def one of the top MWs[/QUOTE] I was impressed with him and definitely want to see him again.

Comment by Russian Crushin on 01-08-2012

Proksa is a dangerous mofo, nobody will want to fight him and he will be avoided as fukk Def one of the top MWs

Comment by rey guey on 01-08-2012

[QUOTE=Enzo Mc is ****;11643940]And still he needs obvious robberies to hang onto the belt. Martinez should go over to Germany and smash him to bits.[/QUOTE] Sturm has already said he wasn't interested in Martinez at the moment. Sturm isn't going…

Comment by rey guey on 01-08-2012

Proska should come to the US and fight Quillen in New Jersey. he could build a huge fan base there and have a notable win would spring board him into bigger fights.

Comment by Enzo Mc is SHIT on 01-08-2012

[QUOTE=giacomino;11643820]Not going to happen. He is like Chris John. The WBA let's him "defend" his paper title against any safe opponent he can find[/QUOTE] And still he needs obvious robberies to hang onto the belt. Martinez should go over to…

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