Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 9/21/14
Wladimir Klitschko dominated Alexander Povetkin on Saturday in an HBO-televised clash from Moscow, Russia. But despite the lopsided nature of the bout, this won't go down as an impressive performance, or a signature win for Klitschko. The Klitschko vs. Povetkin fight was ugly and near-unwatchable, filled with nonstop holding and clinches, and devoid of drama or quality action. Credit: Sportbox.ru Klitschko knocked Povetkin down with a short left hook in the 2nd Round. In Round 7, he was credited with scoring three knockdowns, although several of them were incorrectly ruled, and were actually pushes or tosses. That wasn't the only issue which referee Luis Pabon was having difficulty with. He never got control of the fight, and allowed it to regress into a constant stop-start-clinch affair. He eventually took away a point from Klitschko in the 11th Round, but by then, it was too little too late in terms of impacting the fight. Povetkin didn't win a round, and didn't really appear to...

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