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Old 12-22-2012, 08:25 AM   #21
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Default Re: Soliman vs. Sturm on Feb 2

Originally Posted by fighta29 View Post
Wouldnt call that a risk. Geale wouldnt have offered him as much as sturm is offering because he isnt worth it. Mandatory yes, ticket seller no. Ugly fight at that.
I agree with the above, but my original post alluded to the financial reward of the Sturm fight being significant enough to forego a guaranteed opportunity of a world title fight, which is pretty much the same thing you've written.

In any case, for the boxing fan, I think this new arrangement of Soliman having to fight Sturm in order to fight for the IBF title pleases most.
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