Photos: Darren Barker, Felix Sturm Face To Face in London

London, England - In the second leg of their promotional tour, IBF middleweight champion Darren Barker (26-1, 16KOs) and German star Felix Sturm (38-1-2, 17KOs) went face to face. Sturm, the mandatory challenger and a former three time champion, is looking to gain the gold once again, while Barker makes his first defense. They collide on December 7th at the Porsche Arena in Stuttgart, Germany. Also at the press conference, promoter Eddie Hearn announced the addition of highly regarded Stephen Smith to his Matchroom promotional brand.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by lutenco on 10-11-2013

Thanks to BARKER this fight can be a good one to watch also if STURM is in the ring!

Comment by soul_survivor on 10-11-2013

[QUOTE=Simurgh;13829090]Anyone for a bet? I think Sturm beats him.[/QUOTE] Sturm has looked half the fighter he was 3-4 years ago but he still has good power and if Geale could put Barker down with a body shot then Sturm definitely…

Comment by Simurgh on 10-11-2013

Anyone for a bet? I think Sturm beats him.

Comment by ragingbull1 on 10-11-2013

Barker will be taking half of England out to Germany with him!!! Barker will be too skillful for him. Barker doesnt want to stand and trade like he did with Geale though, Sturm probably has the edge in power!! I…

Comment by chiguy91 on 10-11-2013

war dazzling darren! i'm so looking forward to this fight. although i'm rooting for barker, i too think this a pretty even matchup. i don't think the judges will be biased in this one, but doesn't barker/hearn have a rematch…

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