Originally Posted by biggsime
Because it makes no sense financially !! Boxing isn't only about making the best fights possible but making the most money out of 'em as well. Neither fighter has any background in the cities you mentionned, you think they would draw some crowd ?
I think a match between Abraham and Bute in N'Y would bring lots of canadian fans especially that they won't have to travel too much.
I'm sure that this fight would bring more spectators than Ward and Dirrell can dream to have at their fights.