Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 9/9/14

NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 08: Wladimir Klitschko of Ukraine speaks to the media during a press conference on November 8, 2006 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Klitschko will fight Calvin Brock for the IBF & IBO World Heavyweight Championship on November 11. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Bongarts/Getty Images)
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. Wladimir Klitschko: “I'm very happy that this fight is finally made. The fans around the world are looking forward to this e...
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