Stieglitz Received Emergency Medical Care After Loss

By Alexander Pavlov

O2 World Arena, Berlin, Germany - On Saturday night, "King" Arthur Abraham (35-3, 27KOs) won a twelve round unanimous decision over Robert Stieglitz (42-3, 23KOs) to capture the WBO super middleweight championship in a very close fight. The scores were 116-112, 116-112 and 115-113.

Stieglitz no-showed the post-fight press conference. A rep for SES Boxing, who promote Stieglitz, advised that he needed emergency medical care for several facial cuts. The rep said he suffered a very deep cut below his left eye and two cuts above the right eye.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by New England on 08-27-2012

damn! i might have watched it on a *river* and the quality was not great. i didnt know his face was that jacked up. his left eye was puffy after the first right hand he took. abraham throws bombs. the…

Comment by Mr. Philadel on 08-27-2012

dam...his 2nd fight at the O2 Arena at SMW...and boom!!...the 2nd medical emergency...AA should fight ALL his fights at that venue :dance:

Comment by nycsmooth on 08-27-2012

Recieving treatment is the sensible thing 2 do...what surprised me is Stieglitz lost 2 an average guy, technically he's far superior but AA has a limited future, unless he staays in Germany, @ this wt he can't compete w/ the…

Comment by ddangerous on 08-27-2012

Abe should move back down to MW and fight Macklin or Murray.

Comment by .:: JSFD26 ::. on 08-26-2012

I think Abraham is a horrible fighter but somehow he keeps winning so I can't talk much sh1t. :lol1:

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