Bookmark Website  | Free Registration  | The Team

Boxing Champions |  Boxing Schedule |  Boxing Video  |  Boxing History   |  Pound For Pound  | The Wire |  Ratings  |  Arcade
Makhmutov Will Be in Chakhiev's Corner for Haapoja Bout - Boxing News
BoxingScene Archive
• Boxing Articles
• Boxing Interviews
• Breaking News
• Boxing Press Releases
• Boxing Results
• World Boxing News
Search BoxingScene

>>>Advanced Search<<<
 Last update:  3/14/2014       Read more by Alexey Sukachev            &
Makhmutov Will Be in Chakhiev's Corner for Haapoja Bout
Mobile Version Share Click Here To Email   Search BoxingScene Database 

By Alexey Sukachev

A familiar figure will supervise the cornerman job in Rakhim Chakhkiev’s next fight. The WBC #1 rated Russian, who is now 17-1, with 13 KOs, and will compete for the vacant WBC Silver cruiserweight title on March 15 in Moscow against Finnish fighter Juho Haapoja (20-4-1, 13 KOs), is now being guided by Alexander Makhmutov.

Makhmutov was a two-time European, Russian, PABA and WBC CISBB flyweight champion in 90’s and in early 00’s, getting wins over such notables as David Guerrault and Jason Booth. He twice challenged for a world title, losing on points to Saen Sor Plonchit in a bid for WBA title in 1996, and the being stopped in ten by Omar Andres Narvaez back in November 2003. He ended his career in July 2004 at 38 with a close loss to future champion Brahim Asloum. His final pro record is 42-8-1, with 28 KOs. Makhmutov was also a stellar amateur and represented the USSR during 1988 Seoul Olympics.

Tags: Rakhim Chakhkiev

 User Comments and Feedback (must register to comment)

Post A Comment/View More User Comments (0) 

 Top Headlines
 MMA Headlines
 Related Articles
  Hughie Fury Finds Foe, To Face ...
  Vitu-Santos EBU Title Clash on ...
  Fury at 246.4: My Speed Means P...
  MGM Scotland's Sam Kynoch on Ca...
  David Haye: I May Have To Go Th...
  DeGale Welcomes Bute Attempting...
  Lara: I've Studied Gennady Golo...
  Fury: There is Nothing Klitschk...
  Macklin To Remain at 154, Talks...
  Mayweather Sr. Gives Take on De...

 Latest Active Forum Threads
Latest Active Threads



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

Copyright © 2003-2015 BoxingScene LLC. All rights reserved.