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Photos: Yoan Pablo Hernandez-Pawel Kolodziej Presser

BERLIN, GERMANY - A press conference was held at the Maritim proArte Hotel to officially announce the next scheduled title defense of IBF cruiserweight world champion Yoan Pablo Hernandez (28-1-1, 14KOs), who faces undefeated Polish challenger Pawel Kolodziej (33-0, 18KOs) on March 8th at the Max Schmelling Hall in Berlin. Hernandez was in action once in 2013, stopping Alexander Alekseev in ten rounds, while Kolodziej was able to hit the ring three times with three victories to secure his opportunity at the title.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by hitking on 01-30-2014

It pisses me off that HBO and Showtime don't pay any attention to the cruiserweight division. There's a lotta good fighters and they all fight each other. But since they don't get any pub, they all feel the need to…

Comment by Tobi.G on 01-30-2014

Hernadez will knock him out.

Comment by racostaa on 01-30-2014

[QUOTE=Freedom2014;14185667]Kolodziej has a nice-looking record, but he's really not very good. Hernandez should fight somebody better like Drozd or Makabu. Better still, he should unify with Wlodarczyk or Huck.[/QUOTE] Why he should risk his title with better fighters?. He is…

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