Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/3/14

BERLIN - SEPTEMBER 03: Marco Huck of Germany celebrates after the winning cruiserweight fight between Marco Huck and Ruediger May on September 3, 2005 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Friedemann Vogel/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Povetkin, Huck promise exciting (Fake) WBA Heavyweight Title clash: WBA Heavyweight Champion Alexander Povetin (23-0, 16 KOs) and WBO Cruiserweight Champion Marco Huck (34-1, 25 KOs) faced the media today at the final press conference ahead of their showdown in Stuttgart on Saturday night. “I'm ready to become heavyweight champion,” Huck said. “I would not have taken the fight if I didn't believe in myself. Povetkin is good, but I can beat him. We once did sparring together and he has bad memories of me. On Saturday I will be the new champ. He is going down!” Credit: Andreas Sauer While Huck tried his best to provoke Povetkin, the 32-year-old Russian remained calm. “At first I was surprised about Huck's challenge because he has never fought at heavyweight before. But I am happy to defend my title against anybody out ...

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