Biography of Alexander Povetkin

Alexander Povetkin

Alexander Povetkin is a Russian boxer who acts on a professional level. Povetkin performs in a heavyweight division. He is a well-deserved master of sports of the Russian Federation since 2002. In addition, he is the champion of Russia in 2000, and also 2001-2002 (category over 91 kg). Champion of the Goodwill Games, as well as the absolute champion of the Russian Federation in 2002, twice champion of Europe (2002 and 2004), world champion in 2003, and also 2004 Olympic champion (amateur competitions). He is the regular WBA World Champion (heavyweight from 2011 to 2013 inclusive). Not so long ago, namely in 2014, the owner of the WBC Silver title.
Alexander Povetkin in professional boxing held 31 fights, in which he won 30 victories, as well as one defeat, which was according to the judges. In addition, Povetkin won 21 games ahead of schedule.

The penultimate fight Povetkin spent in December 2017 in Russia, Ekaterinburg. It was there that he placed the international title WBO International. Alexander’s opponent was Romanian boxer Christian Hammer. In addition, the vacant WBA title was at stake. In this confrontation, the Romanians could do nothing with the Russian fighter, and Alexander Povetkin got the victory. It is worth mentioning that Povetkin spent the last fight with David Price. The battle took place on March 31 this year.

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