Southpaw Arslan began his Experienced occupation in 1997 and received his 1st thirteen fights with intense brawling just before dropping back again to back again conclusions to Collice Mutizwa and Rüdiger May perhaps. His greatest achievement within the early period of his vocation was a draw against unbeaten Russian Vadim Tokarev in 2003 but he dropped his up coming combat to Czech Lubos Suda. In 2005 he beat community hero Alexander Petkovic and his career picked up momentum. His large breakthrough was entirely unexpected,however, as he managed to not simply dominate but will also KO unbeaten Russian fringe contender Grigory Drozd. For that he received a title shot in July 2007 and captured the interim WBA cruiserweight title by using a split selection win above yet another Russian in Valery Brudov. Later on that year he bested forty three-12 months-outdated Virgil Hill to the WBA title. He beat contender Darnell Wilson on three Could 2008 in Germany by unanimous decision.
He missing his title towards Panamanian Guillermo Jones in Hamburg, on 27 September 2008, one day just before his birthday. Once the loss to FIRAT ARSLAN Jones, Arslan took an extended depart from boxing and returned Pretty much two yrs later on to confront unheralded Steve Hérélius to the interim title. Arslan was in front but at the conclusion of the eleventh spherical he was not able to continue due to a syncope.
Arslan a short while ago fought Yoan Pablo Hernandez for a chance to consider Hernandez's cruiserweight belt, but missing in a tightly contested match[one] with scores of: a hundred and fifteen–113, 116–113, and 113–a hundred and fifteen.