Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Audio  |  Arcade
Alexander Povetkin Could Return on July 21 in Moscow - Boxing News
BoxingScene Archive
 Boxing Articles
 Boxing Interviews
 Breaking News
 Boxing Press Releases
 Boxing Results
 World Boxing News
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<

 Last update:  6/29/2012       Read more by Ruslan Chikov            &
Alexander Povetkin Could Return on July 21 in Moscow
Mobile Version Share Click Here To Email   Search BoxingScene Database 

By Ruslan Chikov

According to manager and promoter Vladimir Hryunov, WBA "regular" heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin (24-0, 16KOs) may possibly return on July 21 in Moscow, Russia. Povetkin was going to face mandatory challenger Hasim Rahman on July 14th in Hamburg, but the event was canceled when Rahman withdrew with a training injury.

"Right now we are considering various options for Alexander's next fight and one of them could be a fight in Moscow, possibly on July 21. I think staging a fight involving Alexander Povetkin in Moscow will create a lot of interest with boxing fans," Hryunov said.

Tags: Alexander Povetkin

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

comment by jray100k, on 06-30-2012
Pov should give Holyfield a shot. Holyfield would take the fight. He already tried to make it happen last yr and he is ready today. Heck, Holyfield is just as good; if not better than Rahman. In my opinion, win, lose or draw... Holyfield would retire afterwards. It's a win-win for both fighters a...

comment by Freedom., on 06-29-2012
It's better for him to remain active instead of waiting for Rahman.

comment by NearHypnos, on 06-29-2012
Why does he even have "various options"...

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (3) 

 Top Headlines
 MMA Headlines
 Related Articles
  Attou-Della Rosa, Jamoye-Farraq...
  Diego Chaves: Brook Has Problem...
  Huck: Charr's Shooter is a Cowa...
  Breazeale-Kassi, Washington-Man...
  Team Provodnikov: Top Rank Want...
  Braehmer, Konrad In Peak Condit...
  Thompson Not Concerned About Fa...
  Niklas Rasanen Faces Tobias Web...
  Cesar Cuenca Faces Troyanovsky ...
  Mayweather Sr: Berto is No Bum,...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads



Privacy Policy - Submit News - Feedback - Site Map - Advertise with Us

Copyright 2003-2015 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.