Once you fall, all you need to do is to get back up. This is the very thing to happen for Darren Barker who will challenge the IBF Middle Title from Daniel Geale. By the way, this Daniel Geale vs Darren Barker fight will be on live in a few hours of this day that fights results and video replay highlights of Geale vs Barker will be available too soon.

Daniel Geale vs Darren Barker

Australian IBF Middleweight champ Daniel Geale will defend his title against the two time world title challenger (second time) from United Kingdom, Darren Barker who only lost to Sergio Martinez during his first title crack in 2011. This is the fifth title defense for Daniel Geale but fighting in USA for the first time. Although, Daniel Geale is the favorite for this match but for Barker as underdog, he is totally motivated for this fight that he learned his first title crack and loss to Sergio Martinez. He dedicated this fight to his late brother, Gary - a young talented boxer who passed away in 2006 due to car crashed.

"This is a golden opportunity for me, and I feel it's my time to shine," Barker said. "It's been a tough journey for me, but I'm one fight away from realizing my dream and becoming world champion. I've dedicated my entire life to this sport, and since the Sergio Martinez fight I really feel like I've grown as a fighter. I can't wait to bring that IBF world title back to the U.K."

Event: Daniel Geale vs Darren Barker
When: August 17 2013
Fight time: 9:45 p.m. ET / PT
Where: Revel Resort, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA
Championship: IBF Middleweight Championship
Rounds: 12
Fight Result: Darren Barker defeated Daniel Geale via SD (113-114, 111-116, 114-113)
Fight Card:
  1. Darren Barker defeated Daniel Geale via Split Dicision
  2. Kiko Martinez defeated Jhonatan Romero via TKO in round 6 and wins the IBF super batamweight title
  3. Thomas Dulorme defeated Francisco Figueroa via TKO round 8

"Fighting in the United States for the first time is truly an honor," Geale said. "I'm going to give the fans a great night of boxing while representing my country with dignity." Geale, said.

Barker is confident that he can take a good fight and could take his first championship way back home. The opportunity that the IBF gave to him was the best moment for Barker taking into the fight. His a hungry fighter, he has an impressive record of 25 wins and 1 loss whom he bounces back two wins coming into this fight. For Geale, he has to prove that he belongs to the top champions by bringing this match into a must win situation. This battle could be sensational as both fighter fighting in neutral ground. Geale would likely to prove that he is a worthy champion not just in his country but to all over the world.

Darren Barker believes he can dethrone the current IBF Champ Geale right after this fight, it's either by knockout or judges' decision, whichever it is. Geale as a Champ, all he is going to do is to take his title back home that he will remember by the boxing fans after defending his belt for 6th times including this fight. Geale has the slight advantage but Barker has the heart and confident coming into this fight.

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