Review: 2014-05-30, Alexander Povetkin vs Manuel Charr gets three stars thanks to a good finish. The 2004 Olympic heavyweight gold medalist Alexander Povetkin entered this fight with a professional boxing record of 26-1-0 (18 knockouts) and he is ranked as the No.9 heavyweight in the world, he suffered his only defeat in his last bout losing to #1 Wladimir Klitschko (=Klitschko vs Povetkin), in this fight he lost also the WBA World Hw title.
His opponent, Manuel Charr, has the same record, 26-1-0 (15 knockouts) and he entered as the No.21 in the same weight class, he suffered his only defeat in 2012 when he faced Vitali Klitschko for the Wbc Hw belt (=Klitschko vs Charr), since then he has collected five consecutive wins. Povetkin vs Charr is valid for the vacant WBC International heavyweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: Luzhniki, Moscow, Russia
Division: heavyweight (over 200 lbs, 90.7 kg)
Title: vacant WBC International heavyweight title
Povetkin’s previous fight: Wladimir Klitschko vs Alexander Povetkin
Charr’s previous fight: Manuel Charr vs Kevin Johnson
Povetkin’s next fight: Alexander Povetkin vs Carlos Takam
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