Found February 25, 2012 on Boxing Watchers:
Epix HD is bringing boxing fans everywhere its second heavyweight title fight in as many weeks with Alexander Povetkin defending his WBA title against former cruiserweight beltholder Marco Huck. Bruce Beck is joined by ESPN's Dan Rafael and famed trainer Freddie Roach to make the call.Before we get to today's fight, they take a look back at last week's bout between Vitali Klitschko and Dereck Chisora, which included a post-fight brawl between Chisora and David Haye. Chris Mannix from Sports Illustrated is on the ground in Germany, and he asks Povetkin about fighting without Teddy Atlas in his corner and what changes his new trainer made to his preparation. The dispute between Atlas and the Povetkin camp centered around where Povetkin was going to train, and Atlas was upset enough about what happened that he is now done training altogether. Roach thinks Povetkin will miss Atlas even though his new trainer is also knowledgeable.Turning to Huck, Rafael feels he won't...

Huck ready for Povetkin in WBA heavyweight bout

WBO cruiserweight champion Marco Huck of Germany insists he has what it takes to make it at heavyweight. The 27-year-old Huck faces undefeated Alexander Povetkin for the Russian's WBA title on Saturday night. Huck says he ''would not have taken the fight if I didn't believe in myself.'' The 32-year-old Povetkin will be making his second defense of the title...

Povetkin retains WBA belt vs. Huck

Alexander Povetkin did just enough to earn a points decision over Marco Huck to retain his WBA heavyweight title on Saturday. Huck, the WBO cruiserweight champion, had the undefeated 32-year-old Povetkin staggering back against the ropes in the fourth and seventh rounds, but the German was unable to deliver the telling blow. Belgian judge Philippe Verbeke called it a draw, 114...

Huck: I dominated Povetkin and gave him a beating

Povetkin defends (fake) WBA Heavyweight Title against Huck: Post-Fight Quotes & Wrap-Up In one of the most exciting heavyweight title fight in recent years, WBA Champion Alexander Povetkin (24-0, 16 KOs) defended his belt against Marco Huck (34-2, 25 KOs). The 32-year-old Russian was off to the better start but seemed to...

Preview: Alexander Povetkin vs. Marco Huck

Alexander Povetkin (23-0, 16 KOs) will face Marco Huck (34-1, 25 KOs) Saturday in Stuttgart, Germany. The fight will be televised live in the U.S. exclusively by EPIX. As with past boxing shows carried by EPIX, it will also stream live on Boxing fans can sign up for the stream for free with an email address. Povetkin is best known for a few things that aren't really...

Povetkin-Huck weigh-in results: weights & photos

Tomorrow in Stuttgart, Alexander Povetkin and Marco Huck will meet in a clash for Povetkin's (fake) WBA heavyweight title strap. Today, they met on the scales, and the results will have an important impact on the fight itself, as Huck is a long-time cruiserweight making his debut on the heavyweight scene, and he'll be at a significant weight disadvantage in the fight.Here...

Povetkin vs. Huck Results

Did Povetkin Maintain his (Fake) WBA Title, or Did Marco Huck Win in his Heavyweight Debut? Alexander Povetkin met former top dog at cruiserweight, Marco Huck, in a title defense of his (fake) WBA heavyweight strap Saturday in Stuttgart, Germany. The fight was broadcast to fight fans in the United States via EPIX, and the events unfolded live mid-afternoon. Did Povetkin and his...

Unbeaten Povetkin outpoints Huck, retains title

Alexander Povetkin did just enough Saturday to earn a points decision over Marco Huck and retain his WBA heavyweight title.

Povetkin Narrowly Outpoints Huck to Retain Belt

Undefeated Alexander Povetkin retained his WBA heavyweight belt with a much tougher than anticipated points win over WBO cruiserweight champ Marco Huck. Povetkin looked good early but tired as the fight wore on and was almost out on his feet when the bell rang to end the twelfth and final round. Povetkin won an Olympic gold medal in 2004 but after this fight it's easy to see...

Povetkin vs. Huck televised live in US on Epix at 4pm Saturday

World Boxing Association (WBA) (fake) heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin defends his title against cruiserweight champion Marco Huck Tomorrow! Saturday,  February 25, in the Porsche-Arena in Stuttgart, Germany.  The fight will be televised live in the U.S. exclusively on EPIX, the multiplatform premium entertainment service. will stream the fights live as...

Live Povetkin-Huck and Maidana-Alexander Round By Round Updates Later Today

It's another double dip televised boxing day today, which is almost good enough to make a guy forget the gale force winds howling outside right now. Almost.Anyway, assuming Mother Nature doesn't score a knockout over Xfinity in the next few hours, I'm going to be watching the Alexander Povetkin-Marco Huck fight on Epix, the network that is trying oh so hard to make us...

Huck ready for Povetkin in WBA heavyweight bout

WBO cruiserweight champion Marco Huck of Germany is moving up to the heavyweight level against undefeated Alexander Povetkin.

Povetkin retains WBA belt by decision

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) -- Alexander Povetkin did just enough Saturday to earn a points decision over Marco Huck and retain his WBA heavyweight title.
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