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In the 8th spherical, Povetkin related with a mix that dropped Boswell and eventually counted out. Boswell managed to get to his ft after the rely had completed, only to fall again down. With Teddy Atlas in his nook, Povetkin bested Chagaev by unanimous determination to capture the WBA heavyweight title.
- The opening spherical began off sluggish nevertheless Povetkin began taking on the struggle touchdown physique pictures and utilizing his straight rights.
- Less than per week later, Eddie Chambers received a cut up determination victory over former title challenger Calvin Brock.
- Just 20 hours before the struggle was to take place, the WBC withdrew its sanction of the battle stating Povetkin had failed one other drug take a look at, this time for Ostarine.
Chisora and Dimitrenko, who have been sat ringside, scored the fight a draw. Arthur Abraham and Tomasz Adamek scored the fight clearly for Huck. The opening round began off gradual nevertheless Povetkin began taking up the struggle touchdown physique shots and using his straight rights. In spherical 4, Huck began to let his hands go and located his range, even rocking Povetkin. Huck controlled the championship rounds as Povetkin started to indicate signs of fatigue.
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The opening spherical saw little or no action between each fighters. Round 2 saw Povetkin come out throwing and touchdown at will with Rahman spending many of the spherical against the ropes. Rahman did not throw again and eventually referee Gustavo Padilla stepped in to stop the struggle. At the same time, Rahman’s corner gave the impression to be on the ring apron with a towel. Povetkin was scheduled to face WBC interim heavyweight champion Dillian whyte on 2 May 2020, nevertheless, because of the COVID-19 pandemic the date was pushed back to 22 August.
Ryabinsky claimed that the take a look at the place he had examined optimistic contained zero, g traces of ostarine and a previous random test in November also got here again unfavorable. Povetkin bounced back in 2014, completely changing his training routine and food plan. On 2 May 2014, it was confirmed that he would fight former WBC title challenger, WBC #7 ranked Manuel Charr (26-1, 15 KOs) on 30 May. Povetkin claimed the vacant WBC International title after stopping Charr in 7 rounds.