Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 10/15/14

BERN, SWITZERLAND - DECEMBER 12: Vitali Klitschko (L) of Ukraine and Kevin Johnson of USA exchange punches during their WBC World Championship Heavyweight fight at the Postfinance-Arena on December 12, 2009 in Bern, Switzerland. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Vitali Klitschko defends WBC title against Manuel Charr on September 8 in Moscow, Russia Two-time WBC World Heavyweight Champion Vitali Klitschko will defend his title against German Manuel Charr at the SC Olimpiyski sports arena in Moscow, Russia on September 8. For fight night, more than 30,000 spectators are expected to come to one of the largest European indoor arenas. Manuel "Diamond Boy" Charr was born in Beirut (Lebanon), is unbeaten in his professional career and # 7 ranked in the WBC. 2011, the 27-year-old heavyweight won the WBC International Silver Heavyweight title through an 8th round stoppage of Marcelo Luiz Nascimento. 6′ 3½″ tall Charr has a fight record of 21 wins with 11 KOs. Manuel Charr: “Vitali will see in my eyes that he cannot win the fight. Many think I will come to lose but I am coming to win. I will shock Vitali and the boxing world and get his title!” Vitali Klitschko is 40 years old with a professional record of 44-2 with 40 KOs. His two defea...
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