Sylvester vs Sturm Weigh-In Results
Official Weigh-in Oberhausen, Autohaus Plätz, Germany
Article posted on 29.10.2008
WBA World Championship Middleweight -- Felix Sturm (72,3 kg) vs. Sebastian Sylvester (72,3 kg)
WBO World Championship Super Welterweight -- Sergiy Dzinziruk (69,5 kg) vs. Joel Julio (69,8 kg)..
Germany's biggest boxing stable Universum supports „A Heart For Children“
and makes a five-figure donation from gate receipts from the three big events scheduled for November
Universum Box-Promotion has promised to make a five-figure donation to "A Heart For Children" from gate receipts from the three big "Universum Champions Night" events scheduled for November -- WBA middleweight champion Felix Sturm against Sebastian Sylvester in Oberhausen on November 1, the heavyweight clash between Alexander Dimitrenko and Luan Krasniqi in Düsseldorf on November 15, and the WBA light heavyweight battle between Jürgen Brähmer and Hugo Hernan Garay on November 22 in Düsseldorf. The donation will be made at a big ZDF Charity gala on December 6 in Berlin.
"Our boxers need a big heart in our sport and, in addition, have an especially open and big heart for children," said promoter Klaus-Peter Kohl.
WBA Middleweight champion Felix Sturm added: "With all athletic ambitions I and my opponent show in the ring, one thing we must not forget: The future belongs to the children and we must support them where we can."
A Heart for Children is celebrating its 30-year anniversary of helping children and families in need.
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