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Povetkin vs Rahman Likely on Tentative Date of Sept. 22

By Rick Reeno

BoxingScene.com has been advised that the heavyweight clash between WBA "regular" champion Alexander Povetkin (24-0-, 16KOs) and mandatory challenger Hasim Rahman will head to a tentative date of September 22 in Germany. The fight was previously scheduled for July 14, but Rahman suffered a minor wrist injury and withdrew from the fight.

Rahman (50-7-2, 41KOs) told BoxingScene that he expects to return to the gym in two weeks time.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Tavarez on 07-08-2012

Rahman is over 40 he dont have power to knockout povetkin be serious and we all looked a worst fight in history last night klitchko was like amateur omg i can promise that povetkin,pulev and helenius can win even holyfield…

Comment by MJ223 on 07-07-2012

[B]This sh !t looks like it gonna happen no matter what..... I was happy when Rahman messed up his hand..... Was hoping that that was the end of it[/B]

Comment by Jack Napier on 07-07-2012

getting sick of Povetkin how long can he keep the regular WBA belt without getting stripped? doesn't he have to fight Wlad soon or get it taken away?

Comment by joe strong on 07-07-2012

i know i'm the only one who wants to see this fight but i was hoping not to wait until september. i want to see povetkin take a real heavyweight punch. he has never fought a HW with one punch…

Comment by Enzo Mc is SHIT on 07-07-2012

I can't wait! Finally I'll get a good night's sleep without the need for pills.

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