Photo: Evander Holyfield, Alexander Povetkin in Erfurt

By Mel "Sabaka" Ohlhoft

As previously reported on, four-time heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield, 48-years-old, is trying to secure the winner of Saturday's fight between Alexander Povetkin and Ruslan Chagaev, who battle for the WBA's "regular" heavyweight title in Erfurt, Germany. Holyfield and Povetkin, two Olympic standouts, met face to face in Erfurt on the eve of the Chagaev fight. Holyfield met with Povetkin's promoter Kalle Sauerland to discuss the possibility of facing Povetkin, if he wins the fight.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by MonsieurGeorges on 08-26-2011

its weird 2 different people mentioned the vein in his arm

Comment by nycsmooth on 08-26-2011

Big vein in the arm w/no refles and a small hvywt today spells defeat and hopefully not, injury...E's a great guy and a highlight in to see him get out...

Comment by UglyPug on 08-26-2011

holyfield still in great shape. . . dude stays in great shape. . . got the vein in the bicep and everything. . . .

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