By Edward Chaykovsky
Teddy Atlas, trainer of Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (21-0, 15KOs), confirmed BoxingScene.com's recent story, regarding his boxer's upcoming fight against former champion Ruslan Chagaev (27-1-1, 17KOs). Atlas confirms the fight is going to take place on August 27th in Germany, with the WBA's "regular" heavyweight title at stake.
"Povetkin will fight Ruslan Chagaev on August 27 in Germany for the WBA title. The WBA is going to make [Wladimir] Klitschko the super champion," Atlas said.