Storm: “I'm hard to beat”
“This fight will top everything. The preparation was perfect. So probably I have never felt. If I can implement the, I'm hard to beat”, said WBA champion tower with views of the world championship fight in the middleweight arena in Mannheim (22.15 Uhr/SAT.1).
The Englishman Murray looks very different according to the nature. “My fans will make the fight at a home game for me. Felix has long been a great champion. But on Friday, it is so over. I will dominate storm and win the title. I'm dreaming of it for years”, drowned out the 29-year-old, of his previous 23 Pro fights and has won third place in the WBA rankings.
Great sounds from Murray Corner
Murray's manager was even more pronounced. “Felix has already made the biggest mistake that, to accept this challenge. Martin is in top shape and will not miss this opportunity, its time has come”, said Neil Marsh few days before the fight under the slogan “The Ring on Fire”. To give the battle even harder rating, may Söhne Mannheims around frontman Xavier Naidoo as support with their tracks “Kill all Psychopaths” (Kill all psychopaths) occur.
As a psychopath, however, neither of the two boxers presented at the Hotel des Storm teams right on the highway between Heidelberg and Mannheim. Mainly storm made clear once again, that he recently pulled out of his weak appearance of the consequences. “I've learned from my mistakes. Every great champion makes even a bad fight, is checked”, said the native of Leverkusen, looking back on his tenth title defense in June. The point victory against Irishman Matthew Macklin was the highly controversial.
So that storm does not rely again on the goodwill of the judges, the 32-year-old has never been as tormented in his Cologne Gym. “The ten weeks of preparation were optimal. We have studied Murray and have the appropriate tactics developed. We are well prepared, to defend the title”, said success coach Fritz Sdunek.
The top shape physically acting storm, in his career 36 Siege, There are two defeats and a draw to book, thinks before his 40. Professional fight also on larger tasks: “I want to defend my title, to continue making big fights can. I want my class to dominate and show five or six years, I can defeat any opponent.”
Whether storm in case of a successful title defense against the expected 13.000 Spectators in Mannheim will take future union struggles against the world champions of the other associations, is still open. Last storm had accused his potential counterparties, that their greed has prevented such Fights.