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 Last update:  5/28/2011       Read more by Luke Furman            &
   
Helenius vs Liakhovich Talk is Confirmed By Duva
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By Luke Furman

In an interview with BoxingScene.com/Bokser.org, Main Events CEO Kathy Duva has confirmed rumors that former heavyweight champion Sergei Liakhovich (25-3, 16 KOs) is going to challenge dangerous rising heavyweight star Robert Helenius (15-0, 10 KOs). The fight is going to happen on July 16 in Berlin. The venue is still unknown, although the Max Schmeling Halle is a natural.

"I told him that we can arrange an easier fight, but he did not want to wait. He did not want even to hear about it and kept saying 'give me the match, I can beat anyone'" - Duva said.

Luke Furman covers the boxing scene for bokser.org

Tags: Robert Helenius , Sergei Liakhovich , Helenius-Liakhovich , Helenius vs Liakhovich



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comment by Freedom., on 05-29-2011
Lyakhovich is the third former HW champion opponent for Helenius. He's building a good resume.

comment by joe strong, on 05-28-2011
this is great news.good fight for the division & a huge chance for helenius to place himself in front of the line.i am very impressed with helenius.i would love to see him vs arreola in a final eliminator for a fight with wladimir....

comment by Mikhnienko, on 05-28-2011
Awesome. Glad it's finally confirmed should be a exciting fight.

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