Advertisement
Advertisement
Boxingscene.com

Marco Huck Breaking From Sauerland, Eyes Klitschko

By Luke Furman

After ten years of a very successful working relationship, WBO cruiserweight champion Marco Huck (38-2-1, 26KOs) is planning to break out on his own, according to statements made by the fighter to Bild Sport.

Huck, 29-years-old, has formed his own promotional company - Huck Sports Promotion - and has his brother Kenan as CEO. Huck's contract with Sauerland Event expires in December and boxer is not planning to renew the deal.

He apparently wants to be free agent in order to secure a major fight against WBA/IBO/WBO/IBF heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko. He says the promotional scuffles between Sauerland and Klitschko, and the various TV deals, were standing in his way of getting Klitschko.

Huck stated: "I am very grateful to Wilfried Sauerland. But I've decided to take the reins into their own hands. As a great champion I want to be independent. Now I am free for Klitschko. I dream of big fights, even in the United States. I want to fight the best. Klitschko is at the top for me. I want to leave in peace and hope that he will place with no obstacles in the way. It was a successful time together."

Luke Furman covers boxing for bokser.org

Tags: Marco Huck image  
User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by djcomplex on 10-02-2014

[QUOTE=Simurgh;14993830]Should fight Johnny Nelson first.. :boxing:[/QUOTE] 100% :boxing::boxing::boxing:

Comment by Sugar Adam Ali on 10-02-2014

Huck could make a splash in the heavy division.. I don't think he has a chance to beat wlad, but huck could make for some interesting fights. Huck vs Adamek Povetkin 2 Cunningham 2 Haye Fury Chisora Wilder Arreola All…

Comment by Weltschmerz on 10-02-2014

[QUOTE=Freedom2014;14994173]Wladimir said recently he's going to retire soon so he can devote himself to his wife and little daughter. So if Huck wants to fight him, it has to be within the next year or so.[/QUOTE] Do you have a…

Comment by crold1 on 10-02-2014

I commend Huck for the move. Beat all the Cruisers he can, but at the end of the day THE prize remains the same. Maybe he can't win, but chasing Klit is what he should do before time passes by.…

Comment by The Hammer on 10-01-2014

[QUOTE=beez721;14994118]well I think he's borderline top 10 atg already. hes getting up there in age and probably out of time to creep up much more than he already is. I personaly think he should retire after a couple more fights…

Post a Comment - View More User Comments (24)
Top Headlines Hatton: Kid Galahad To Provide Very Tough Test For Warrington McGuigan Comes To Khan's Defense in Wake of Quitter Claims Khan: I'll Always Have World Title Fights, Brook Will Be There Too Jeremiah Nakathila Wins Big, Targets Masayuki Ito Title Shot Fabio Turchi Will Now Face Sami Enbom in Florence, Italy Doheny's Dream Run Continues With Unification Against Roman Ellerbe: Arum Lost His Mind, He Talks Sh*t and Then Wants a Deal PBC Exec: Arum Desperate, Great Fights Ahead Like Crawford-Khan Khan: I Have A lot Left, This Won't Be My Last Fight, I'll Fight Again Photos: Andy Ruiz Makes PBC Debut, Batters Dimitrenko Granados: I Think The Referee Was a Little Over-Protective Tete Warns Donaire: Whoever is in My Way - I'll Take Him Out Kell Brook: I Want Terence Crawford Next, Khan Fight is Dead Photos: Shakur Stevenson Dominates Christopher Diaz Hearn Enraged: Jarrell Miller Swore To Me on Kids' Lives - F*** Off! Arum: Haymon Will Tell Spence 'Don't Listen To The White Guys' Andy Ruiz To Adam Kownacki: I Want To Fight, Let's Do This! Photos: Danny Garcia Wipes Out Adrian Granados in Seven Teofimo Lopez Feels Ready: I Want a World Title Shot Next Photos: Teofimo Lopez Cracks Edits Tatli With Body Shot Danny Garcia: When I'm at My Best - Nobody Can Beat Me! Crawford: Whenever Spence is Ready - He Can Come & Get It! Photos: Crawford Drops Khan, Strange TKO End After Low Blow Photos: Dave Allen Blasts Out Lucas Browne With Big Body Shot Photos: Chisora Fails To Impress in Decision Over Gashi Archie Sharp Feels Ready For a Showdown With Lee Selby Teddy Atlas on Crawford-Khan: It's Not Good For Boxing or ESPN Kell Brook: Amir Khan Quit, He Was Looking For a Way Out! Arum: Khan Was Looking For a Place To Fall, Could've Recovered! Crawford To Amir Khan: You Didn't Quit? Tell The Truth! Crawford: I Was Breaking Khan Down, KO Was a Matter of Time Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan - CompuBox Punch Stats Jeison Rosario Gets Split Decision Win Over Jorge Cota Crawford Drops Khan, Gets TKO in Sixth After Hunter Stops It Terence Crawford vs. Amir Khan: LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Alfredo Angulo Takes Out Evert Bravo in Two Rounds Teofimo Lopez Crushes Edis Tatli in Fifth With Body Shot Karlos Balderas Takes Out Luis May in Four Rounds Teofimo Lopez vs. Edis Tatli - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard Rolando Romero Knocks Andres Figueroa Out in Four
Advertisement

Latest Active Forum Threads
Advertisement
Advertisement