Former middleweight and super middleweight champion Arthur Abraham (38-4, 28 KOs) stalked Giovanni De Carolis (20-5, 10 KOs) for twelve rounds on Saturday night at the EWE Arena in Oldenburg, Germany. Ahraham was never able to catch up to the fleet-footed de Carolis, but took a one-sided 120-108, 119-109, 119-109. Next up for Abraham is a third fight with WBO super middleweight champion Robert Stieglitz.
Jr middleweight hope Jack Culcay (15-1, 10 KOs) avenged his only pro defeat with a twelve round unanimous decision over Guido Nicolas Pitto (18-2, 7 KOs). “Golden Jack” made sure he wasn’t outworked like in their first fight and was very busy throughghout. Pitto had some good rounds late, but Culcay punctuated the fight with a good round twelve to win by scores of 115-113, 115-113, 117-112.
In an attractive light heavyweight clash, Anatoliy Dudchenko (19-2, 13 KOs) pounded out a twelve round unanimous decision over previously unbeaten Robert Woge (12-1, 10 KOs) to claim the IBF Intercontinental belt. Scores were 117-111, 115-112, 117-110.
Unbeaten middleweight Marcos Nader (18-0-1, 3 KOs) scored a rare early stoppage against Luis Crespo (9-6-1, 4 KOs) when Crespo could’t continue after round six due to a shoulder injury. Nader retains his EBU-EU belt.
Unbeaten super middleweight Tyron Zeuge (10-0, 5 KOs) won an eight round unanimous decision over Achilles Szabo (11-4, 5 KOs).
Light heavyweight Enrico Koelling (10-0, 3 KOs) scored a third round KO over journeyman Gyorgy Marosi (19-11, 9 KOs). Time :41.
Heavyweight Otto Wallin moved to 3-0, 3 KOs with a third round stoppage of Gabor Farkas (6-29-6, 3 KOs).