View Full Version : Sylvester Defends Title Against Furlan

02-16-2007, 01:20 PM
Sebastian Sylvester (24-2, 11 KOs) will defend his WBA Intercontinental Middleweight Title against Alessio Furlan (18-7, 8 KOs) on March 3 after European Champion Amin Asikainen was forced to pull out of a potential rematch due to a back injury. "I would have loved to win back the title from Asikainen," Sylvester said. "But now I have to put aside Furlan. On my way up to the top it does not matter who I beat." [details (http://www.boxingscene.com/?m=show&id=7406)]