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Photos: Povetkin, Helenius Secure Big Wins in Germany

Alexander Povetkin (22-0, 15 KOs) picked up a twelve round unanimous decision over former WBA beltholder Ruslan Chagaev (27-2-1, 17 KOs) to capture the WBA's vacant “regular” heavyweight title at Messehall in Erfurt, Germany. The scores were 117-113, 117-113, 116-112.

Rising heavyweight contender Robert Helenius (16-0, 11 KOs) scored a ninth round knockout over former WBO champion Siarhei Liakhovich (25-4, 16 KOs). Liakhovich went down twice before the fight was called of.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Banderivets on 08-28-2011

Man I cant stand Povetkin.................Needs to get KOd asap, the Holy fight happening?

Comment by PRBOXINGCOTTO on 08-27-2011

povetkin will get rocked by holyfield if they fight which is what atlas wants a old fighter but that left hand will always land on povetkin and he can be dropped and in trouble

Comment by UglyPug on 08-27-2011

lol i still can't believe helenius is a 3-6 mafia fan! IT'S YA BOY PROJECT PATTAHHH!

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