Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/9/12

LUDWIGSBURG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 05: Marco Huck of Germany celebrates defending his WBO World Championship title after his WBO World Championship Cruiserweight title fight against Ola Afolabi of Great Britain at the Arena Ludwigsburg on December 5, 2009 in Ludwigsburg, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)
November 3 sees cruiserweight action return to Germany as fan favorite Marco Huck defends his title against veteran Firat Aslan. The fight is noteworthy mostly because it is Huck's 10th defense of his WBO belt, so if he wins he achieves the WBO's "super champion" designation.Firat Arslan (32-5-2, 21 KOs)5'11" tall, southpaw, 42 years oldGermanFormer WBA Cruiserweight ChampionArslan is a fixture on the Continental European scene, and for several years has stood squarely on the line separating fringe contenders from mere journeymen. He is a reasonably tough character, with a come-forward and stay busy southpaw style. He won the WBA strap from a very old Virgil Hill in November 2007, and defended it once in 2008 against Darnell "Ding-a-Ling Man" Wilson, a fan favorite club fighter from the DC area, before losing it to Guillermo Jones.Jones, once upon a time a freakishly tall junior middleweight contender, had grown into a solid cruiser, and took Arslan to the trenches. In a...
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