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Photos: Povetkin, Charr Go Face To Face at Final Presser

Heavyweights Alexander Povetkin (26-1, 18KOs) and Manuel Charr (26-1, 15KOs) went face to face at the final press conference to promote Friday's fight, where they will collide for the vacant WBC International heavyweight title at Luzhniki in Moscow, Russia.

The last time Charr fought in Russia, in September of 2012, he lost to Vitali Klitschko by way of a fourth round stoppage due to a cut. He's won five straight since then. Povetkin has been inactive since an October 2013 twelve round decision loss to Wladimir Klitschko, which also took place in Russia. Both of their defeats too place at the Olympic Stadium.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Boxing Goat on 05-28-2014

[QUOTE=yoz;14596266]The TRUE WBC champion: WBC International Silver heavyweight title holder WBC Mediterranean heavyweight title holder WBC CIS and Slovenian Boxing Bureau (CISBB) heavyweight title holder WBC Baltic heavyweight title holder [IMG]http://www.wbcboxing.com/wbceng/images/manuel_charr_18.jpg[/IMG] Even David 'The Saviour of the Heavyweight Division' Haye…

Comment by Boxing Goat on 05-28-2014

[QUOTE=yoz;14596261]If Wlad faced Charr it would be the most dangerous fight of his career. WAR DIAMOND BOY! :boxing:[/QUOTE] Lol I can't agree with that. I think Mercer, McCline, Sanders, Peter, Brock, Thompson, Haye and Povetkin were much more dangerous fights…

Comment by Hougigo on 05-27-2014

[QUOTE=BostonGuy;14596364]Wow, they got a belt for every geographic area you can think of. I'm surprised Charr doesn't have the coveted Icelandic or Galapagos Island WBC belts[/QUOTE] I believe the Galapagos Island WBC belt is a huge tortoise with Jose Sulaiman…

Comment by Scott.Weiland. on 05-27-2014

[QUOTE=yoz;14596266]The TRUE WBC champion: WBC International Silver heavyweight title holder WBC Mediterranean heavyweight title holder WBC CIS and Slovenian Boxing Bureau (CISBB) heavyweight title holder WBC Baltic heavyweight title holder [IMG]http://www.wbcboxing.com/wbceng/images/manuel_charr_18.jpg[/IMG] Even David 'The Saviour of the Heavyweight Division' Haye…

Comment by BostonGuy on 05-27-2014

[QUOTE=yoz;14596266]The TRUE WBC champion: WBC International Silver heavyweight title holder WBC Mediterranean heavyweight title holder WBC CIS and Slovenian Boxing Bureau (CISBB) heavyweight title holder WBC Baltic heavyweight title holder [IMG]http://www.wbcboxing.com/wbceng/images/manuel_charr_18.jpg[/IMG] Even David 'The Saviour of the Heavyweight Division' Haye…

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