RIA Novosti: Povetkin targets Klitschko fight

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Sep. 30, 2012 15:08
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Ukrainian boxer Wladimir Klitschko is currently the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO world heavyweight champion.
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WBA heavyweight regular champion Alexander Povetkin is targeting a unification bout with longtime champion Wladimir Klitschko after beating challenger Hasim Rahman, Povetkin’s manager Vlad Hrunov told R-Sport on Sunday.

Russia's Povetkin, 33, saw off former WBC and IBF champion Rahman with a second-round technical knockout to defend his title Saturday in Hamburg.

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