Sauerland Event has informed that the injury that caused Arthur Abraham’s eye to swell shut in his bout against Robert Stieglitz on Saturday is not serious. “No bone or eye damage, just swelling.”
Banner Promotions has signed welterweight Cornelius Whitlock (1-0-1, 1 KO) to a promotional contract. He will next fight on March 29th as part of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights undercard at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, New York.
The 25th WBO Annual Convention will take place in Budapest, Hungary this year, and a few months earlier than usual. The event will be held at the Intercontinental Budapest, from August 26 to August 30, 2013.