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Roles Reversed: Afolabi Meets Familiar Foe Huck in New Scenario

Roles Reversed: Afolabi Meets Familiar Foe Huck in New Scenario

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It's deja vu all over again. But with one clear difference. Though 35-year-old Ola Afolabi is preparing for a fight with Marco Huck for the fourth time in a 14-year career, it...Read More

Huck Training With New Coach, Maccarinelli vs. Amar?

Club Sportif Nouzonville Ardennes from France were the sole bidders at the purse bids for EU light heavyweight champ Medhi Amar´s mandatory defence against Welsh challenger Enzo Maccarinelli. CSNA bi...Read More

Photo/Quotes: Marco Huck, Ola Afolabi Square Up Again

Halle, Germany - Legendary cruiserweight rivals Ola “Kryptonite” Afolabi and Marco “Kapt’ n” Huck will meet for the fourth time on Saturday, February 27 at Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle, Germ...Read More

Huck, Afolabi Prepare For Fourth Battle on Feb. 27

Cruiserweights Marco Huck and Ola Afolabi are ready to go to war once again, this time on February 27th at the Gerry Weber Stadium in Halle, Germany. RTL will televise the IBO championship contest. ...Read More

Photos: Huck Overcomes Afolabi in Trilogy Showdown

Marco Huck retained his WBO cruiserweight title by beating Ola Afolabi in Berlin on Saturday night. The German won on a majority decision in the third meeting against the challenger from England. ...Read More

Marco Huck Edges Ola Afolabi, Wins Trilogy Showdown

The third time wasn't the charm for Ola Afolabi. Coming out of a draw in 2012 and a close loss in 2009, the Nigerian, who had been the WBO interim cruiserweight champion beforehand, was closely but de...Read More

BoxingScene Staff Predictions - Huck vs. Afolabi III

It was a strange 2012 for Marco Huck. The cruiserweight titlist saw his year begin with a heavyweight title fight loss to Alexander Povetkin in a fight many felt he won, and end with a cruiserweight t...Read More

Photos/Weights: Marco Huck vs. Ola Afolabi Trilogy

The weights are in for Saturday's trilogy showdown between WBO cuiserweight champion Marco Huck (35-2-1, 25KOs) and mandatory challenger Ola Afolabi (19-2-4, 9KOs), which takes place at Max Schmeling ...Read More

Photos: Marco Huck, Ola Afolabi Ready For Trilogy War

Champion and challenger are ready for war on June 8! Saturday night will see Marco Huck (35-2-1, 25 KOs) take on Ola Afolabi (19-2-4, 9 KOs) for the third time. After winning their first matchup and d...Read More

Photos: Huck, Afolabi Face To Face at Trilogy Presser

WBO World Champion Marco Huck (35-2-1, 25 KOs) and his challenger Ola Afolabi (19-2-4, 9 KOs) have already entered fight mode. During Wednesday´s press conference, three days before the top-notch crui...Read More

Huck Plans To Expose Afolabi Weaknesses on June 8th

June 8 will see a fast paced and highly entertaining fight at the Max-Schmeling-Halle in Berlin: Current WBO Champion Marco Huck (35-2-1, 25 KOs) takes on Ola Afolabi (19-2-4, 9 KOs) for the third tim...Read More

Afolabi Has Made Many Adjustments For Huck Trilogy

Ola Afolabi has come up short in each of his two attempts at wresting the cruiserweight crown from Marco Huck. The British cruiserweight hopes the third time is a charm when the pair meet once again o...Read More

Marco Huck Promises a "Real Barnburner" With Afolabi

The wait for Marco Huck (35-2-1, 25 KOs) is almost over. On June 8, the current WBO Cruiserweight Champion will lace-up his gloves for the very first time in his home city of Berlin, Germany after two...Read More

Photos: Huck, Afolabi Face To Face at Heated Presser

There is definitely no love lost. Britain´s Ola Afolabi (19-2-4, 9 KOs) did say he would hug and shake hands with his opponent Marco Huck (35-2-1, 25 KOs) after their WBO Title Fight on June 8 at the ...Read More

Marco Huck vs. Ola Afolabi III on June 8th in Berlin

It is now clear: the trilogy fight between WBO champion Marco Huck (35-2-1, 25 KO's) and interim titlist Ola Afolabi (33 years, 19-2-4, 9 KO's) will take place in Berlin on June 8th at the Max-Schmeli...Read More

Sauerland's Meyer Not Surprised King Lost Huck-Afolabi

A decision has been made! Sauerland Event has been awarded the right to host the hotly anticipated fight Marco Huck vs. Ola Afolabi III. Originally Don King won the purse bid for the WBO Cruiserweight...Read More

Sauerland: King is Running Out of Time For Huck-Afolabi

In late February, promoter Don King threw down a bid of $1.5 million to secure the promotional rights to the trilogy between Marco Huck (35-2-1, 25 KOs) and Ola Afolabi (19-2-4, 9 KOs). He bid well ab...Read More

Huck-Afolabi, Lebedev-Jones Double Eyed By Don King

Promoter Don King is considering the possibility of staging a cruiserweight doubleheader in Moscow, Russia. King put down large amounts of money to win two significant purse bids in the last few w...Read More

Huck-Afolabi on May 25th in Germany, DKP Wins Bid

According to Chris Meyer, general manager for Sauerland Event, promoter Don King slammed down a bid of $1,500,000 million dollars to secure the promotional rights to the Marco Huck (35-2-1, 25KOs) vs....Read More

Huck-Afolabi Trilogy Purse Bid is Set For February 26

The World Boxing Organization has ordered a purse bid date for the trilogy showdown between WBO cruiserweight champion Marco Huck and mandatory challenger Ola Afolabi. The first meeting was won by Huc...Read More