Found July 02, 2013 on
Pro Boxing Fans:
Klitschko vs. Povetkin is official:
World Heavyweight Champion Wladimir Klitschko will meet with WBA “regular” (fake) Heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin at the SC Olimpiyskiy arena in Moscow, Russia on October 5. Klitschko vs. Povetkin is a fight that many fans have been waiting for, and that has been long in the making, and it has finally arrived.
After extended negotiations an agreement for one of the most eagerly awaited world boxing bouts between two Olympic and reigning heavyweight champions has finally been reached.
Credit: K2 Promotions / KMG
For 37-year-old Wladimir Klitschko it is the second appearance in the boxing ring in 2013. In his last fight in May he defeated Francesco Pianeta by TKO 6. The professional record of the 1996 Olympic Gold medalist is 60 wins (52 KOs) with only 3 losses. It will be Klitschko’s 24th World Championship fight.
“I'm very happy that this fight is finally made. The fans around the world are looking forward to th...
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Wladimir Klitschko will defend The Ring, WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight belts against Russian Alexander Povetkin on October 5 at the SC Olimpiyskiy arena in Moscow. A gold medalist at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, Klitschko (60-3, 52 KOs) most recently exited the squared circle on May 4 following an easy sixth round TKO victory over Italian Francesco Pianeta. “I’m very happy...
Wladimir Klitschko's management says he will defend his multiple heavyweight titles against Alexander Povetkin in a highly anticipated showdown on Oct. 5 in Moscow.
Klitschko holds the IBF and IBO belts and is also the WBO and WBA ''super champion.'' Povetkin is WBA's ''regular champion.''
Klitschko's older brother Vitali is the WBC champion...
Povetkin has been avoiding Klitschko for years, even though he has been the mandatory challenger for a while, but after a lot of back and forth arguing they are finally scheduled to meet in the ring.
Wladimir Klitschko will make his 15th heavyweight championship defense when he faces Alexander Povetkin in a meeting of Olympic gold medal winners on Oct. 5 at the SC Olimpiyskiy arena...