Stieglitz, Abraham to fight again

Updated: December 8, 2013, 5:54 PM ET
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Super middleweight titlist Robert Stieglitz and former titleholder Arthur Abraham will meet for the third time on March 1 in Magdeburg, Germany, after SES Boxing promoter Ulf Steinforth won a purse bid to gain promotional rights to the fight on Sunday at the auction in Budapest.

Steinforth, who promotes Stieglitz, bid $3,135,000 to easily beat the only other offer, which was $1,541,414 by Abraham promoter Sauerland Event at the WBO purse bid. The minimum bid was $300,000.

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