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Smith to Get Abraham Re-Match!

That’s the vibes we’re getting!

Although the WBO have agreed to look into the scoring from the fight in Kiel last Saturday and in particular at the score card of the judge that gave the fight 119-109 to Arthur Abraham, it would appear that Paul Smith might not have to wait for the WBO to either order a re-match or install the Liverpool fighter as the mandatory challenger.

Several new sites are inferring that talks are already going on between Smith’s promoter (Eddie Hearn) and Abraham’s promoter (Kelly Sauerland0 to get a re-match staged as soon as is practically possible.

Clarification that the rumours may be more than just that comes from the ESPN boxing correspondent Dan Rafael who has used his social network account to tweet:

“I’m told regardless of what WBO says in its Abraham-Smith review, Eddie Hearn and Sauerland Brothers are negotiating a voluntary rematch.”

Now that, in our opinion, would be the sensible thing to do, don’t you think!


The Journalist

Writer: Kid Glove Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday October 4 2014

Time: 10:21AM

 

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