Super featherweight Gary Buckland (27-2, 9 KOs) has been handed an opportunity on the undercard of Martin Murray’s fight with Sergio Martinez in Argentina on April 27. Buckland will take on Fernando David Saucedo (48-5-3, 6 KOs) in a clash which should put the victor close to a world title fight.
Epix will televise the March 23 rematch between two-division world champion “King” Arthur Abraham and former champion Robert Stieglitz from GTEC Arena in Magdeburg, Germany. Heavyweight Robert Helenius faces TBA in the TV opener.
The substance that the German Boxing Federation says was found in the system of middleweight Sam Soliman is called “oxilofrine.” It’s on the NADA/WADA list of prohibited substances under Stimulants. The testing was done at the Institut für Bio-Chemie in Cologne, Germany.