Originally Posted by dominator
Soliman must have got good coin for the Sturm fight.
I just can't think of any other reason as to why he would take on Sturm in Germany when he had the IBF mandatory position locked after all he has wanted has been a title shot at a recognised middleweight title.
If he beats Sturm, it would be a massive win given the risk he has taken.
What risk? Sams 39 and fading. He has no title.He's beaten sub-par fighters of late. He is blest that Ray wheatly is the head of the IBF . He needs this type of payday before the doors shut.