Felix Sturm   Split Decision 12 Matthew Macklin
Date Jun 25, 2011
Broadcast EpixHD
Title WBA
Division Middleweight
Rounds 12
Venue Lanxess Arena
Place Cologne, Germany


WBA middleweight super champion Felix Sturm (36-2-1, 15 KOs) retained his title for the 10th time with a1 2 round split decision over Matthew Macklin (28-3, 19 KOs) tonite. Macklin pressed the action, but Sturm demonstrated good defense and landed the cleaner punches, especially down the stretch as he dominated the late rounds.

Thid decision was very controversial and many believe Macklin earned a victory. 


116-112, 116-112 Sturm,
115-113 Macklin

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