Marco Huck: I'm Going To Put Rogelio Rossi To Sleep

Rogelio Rossi slept through today´s press training after his arrival in Germany was delayed for more than 24 hours. A volcanic ash cloud had grounded his original flight out of Buenos Aires, and it was not before Tuesday morning that Rossi (17-2-1, 11 KOs) eventually made it to Stuttgart airport. Instead of participating in the media work-out, he went to his hotel to get some sleep.

“My punches will wake him up on Saturday,” WBO Cruiserweight Champion Marco “Captain” Huck (33-1, 24 KOs) said. “But only to put him back to sleep immediately. I have trained for a hard fight because all challengers from Argentina are tough and aggressive. I want to put on another spectacular performance for my fans. It will be an entertaining night on Saturday.”

Also in action during today´s session was IBF Intercontinental Middleweight Champion Dominik Britsch (25-0, 9 KOs), who puts his title and unbeaten record on the line against former world title challenger Billy Lyell (24-9, 5 KOs).

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by paulf on 10-18-2011

Afolabi needs to rematch and beat this fool. I can't stand Huck. Afolabi blew it last time, but he's a good fighter and deserves that strap. I'd love to see the rematch: winner could fight the Toney-Lebedev winner or Cunningham-Hernandez…

Comment by giacomino on 10-18-2011

When you are fighting a cupcake, just STFU and do your job. Talk big when you're rematching Lebedev.

Comment by sako5 on 10-18-2011

Huck is talking about Rossi like it's Muhamed Ali or George Foreman ... Of course you're going to KO this bum, that's why you chose him ... Seriously.

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