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“Fighting Words” – Heavy Doody: Fight Was ‘Rock’ Bottom

by David P. Greisman - The only good thing about Alexander Povetkin’s non-fight against Hasim Rahman is that it didn’t last long. No one with a sound mind and without an allegiance to any particula...Read More

CompuBox Stats: Povetkin Goes Right Through Rahman

Hasim Rahman was working his jab in round one, until he was rocked by Alexander Povetkin’s first landed power punch. Povetkin closed the show in round two by landing 26 of 35 power punches. ...Read More

Photos: Alexander Povetkin Beats Down Hasim Rahman

Sporthalle, Alsterdorf, Hamburg, Germany - Alexander Povetkin (25-0, 17KOs) stopped former two-time beltholder and mandatory challenger Hasim Rahman (50-8-2, 41KOs) in two rounds of action to retain t...Read More

Povetkin-Rahman Card: Enrico Kolling Makes Debut

The undercard to Alexander Povetkin vs. Hasim Rahman, taking place lated today in Hamburg, will feature the pro debut of light heavyweight Enrico Kolling, who participated in the 2012 Olympics in Lond...Read More

WBAbsolute Nonsense: Povetkin Slams Silly Mandatory

In a mandatory defense that appeared ridiculous from signing, 33-year old WBA Heavyweight titlist Alexander Povetkin (25-0, 17 KO) of Chekhov, Russia, a distinction without much meaning in a Heavyweig...Read More

Alexander Povetkin Destroys Hasim Rahman in Two

Sporthalle, Alsterdorf, Hamburg, Germany - Alexander Povetkin (25-0, 17KOs) stopped former two-time beltholder and mandatory challenger Hasim Rahman (50-8-2, 41KOs) in two rounds of action to retain t...Read More

Rahman: When I'm on Top, Nobody Absorbs My Punches

Berlin – Hasim Rahman, who famously relieved Lennox Lewis of his heavyweight titles in 2001, bids to become world champion once again on Saturday when he tackles Russia's WBA belt-holder Alexander Pov...Read More

Photos/Weights: Povetkin vs Rahman, Pulev-Ustinov

The weights are in for tomorrow's big show in Hamburg, Germany. WBA "regular" heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin came in at 103.9 Kg / 229.06 lbs, while challenger and former two-time beltholder ...Read More

News: Chilemba; David Price Tabs Povetkin; Majewski

Light heavyweight contender, Isaac "Golden Boy" Chilemba (19-1-1, 9 KOs) has hired famed trainer, Buddy McGrirt, to work his corner for his upcoming fight against Rayco Saunders set to take place this...Read More

Photos: Povetkin, Rahman Face To Face at Final Presser

WBA "regular" heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin (24-0, 16KOs) went face to face with former two-time WBC beltholder Hasim Rahman (50-7-2, 41KOs) at the final press conference for their upcoming ...Read More

Photos: Povetkin-Rahman, Pulev-Ustinov Workouts

Since yesterday’s late arrival in Hamburg, Germany, it is no secret that Hasim Rahman (50-7-2, 41 KOs) likes to take his time. But after today's public workout at the Europa Passage in Hamburg, ...Read More

Photos: Povetkin Sparring Hard For Rahman Title Defense

Under the guidance of his trainer Kostya Tszyu, WBA "regular" heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin of Russia was putting in a lot of work for his upcoming defense against fomer two-time WBC belthol...Read More

Rahman’s Trainer: I Forgot More Than Kostya Tszyu Knows

Former heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman is scheduled to face current heavyweight titleholder Alexander Povetkin on Sept. 29. Rahman, who is approaching 40, last fought in June 2011; his fight with Po...Read More

Hasim Rahman Vows To Knock Out Alexander Povetkin

Hasim Rahman (50-7-2, 41 KOs) wants to do it again. The man who already took on big names such as Lennox Lewis will face current WBA Champion Alexander Povetkin (24-0, 16 KOs) at the Sporthalle Hambur...Read More

Alexander Povetkin Expecting The Best Rahman Possible

The fight for the WBA World Heavyweight Championship is getting closer. On September 29, defending champion Alexander Povetkin (24-0, 16 KOs) and mandatory challenger Hasim Rahman (50-7-2, 41 KOs) wil...Read More

Povetkin vs Rahman Bout Will Land on EPIX in The U.S.

NEW YORK--Hasim “The Rock” Rahman, former WBC, IBO and IBF Heavyweight Champion of the World tries to dethrone current WBA Champion Alexander Povetkin in a 12-round world title fight, Saturday, Septem...Read More

Povetkin's Manager: Rahman's Belly Sagged To His Knees

Vladimir Hyrunov was dropping some verbal punches after reading a recent article on BoxingScene.com, where Greg Cohen, promoter for former two-time heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman (50-7-2, 42KOs), e...Read More

Rahman's Promoter Fires Back at Povetkin's Manager

Greg Cohen, promoter for former two-time heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman (50-7-2, 42KOs), was angered by some of the published statements from Vladimir Hyrunov, the manager of WBA "regular" world he...Read More

Alexander Povetkin Working Very Hard on His Stamina

The WBA "regular" heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin (24-0, 16KOs) is working very hard on his stamina with new trainer Kostya Tszyu. He defends his title against former champion Hasim Rahman (50...Read More

Povetkin's Manager Only Impressed By Rahman's Fatness

Vladimir Hyrunov, the manager of WBA "regular" world heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin, was not impressed by two-time former WBC king Hasim Rahman. There was a lot of tension at a recent press c...Read More