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Robert Helenius' Trainer: Sam Peter Will Be a Big Test

By Raphael Kyć

On April 2 in Halle, Germany, where the main event of the evening is a cruiserweight battle between Marco Huck and Giacobbe Fragomeni, will also have a very interesting heavyweight clash between Finnish prospect Robert Helenius (14-0, 9 KOs) and former world champion Samuel Peter ( 34-4, 27 KOs).

Meanwhile, Helenius' trainer, Ulli Wegner recently stated that Peter is still regarded as one of the best fighters in the heavyweight division. According to the German coach, the April fight will be far from a walk in the park.

"In my opinion, Peter is still very formidable. It is one of the best boxers in the heavyweight division right now. Honestly, I put a huge amount of hope in Helenius. In addition to Pablo Hernandez and Dominic Britscha, he is one of the most promising boxers that I coach," said Wegner.

Raphael Kyć covers the Polish boxing scene for bokser.org

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by knockoutkid on 03-11-2011

Anyone know the odds for Helenius to win?

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