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Full Super 8 New Zealand heayweight tourney details & first round match-ups

New Zealand is playing host to the one night Super 8 heavyweight tournament, which will be the biggest boxing event in the country since David Tua vs Cameron. The three-round prizefighting event offers $500,000 at stake, and the fighters are promising to come out swinging. Former Lineal Heavyweight Champion Hasim Rahman is competing- a big deal for New Zealand boxing and for...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Hasim Rahman, Sam Peter, Kali Meehan amongst Super 8 tournament participants on June 4 in New Zealand

Hasim Rahman has joined the ranks of Sky Arena's first Super 8 boxing tournament on June 4th at The Trusts Arena, Auckland. This will be the biggest boxing event held in New Zealand since I was involved with David Tua vs. Shane Cameron in 2009. In fact it’s the biggest heavyweight boxing event of its kind. Five of the eight fighters have now been announced; their names alone...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Povetkin TKOs Rahman, keeps WBA belt

Undefeated Alexander Povetkin of Russia retained his WBA heavyweight title with a second-round technical knockout of American challenger Hasim Rahman on Saturday. After a cagey first round, Povetkin exploded into life in the next, delivering a series of blows to which the 39-year-old former WBC, IBF and IBO champion had no response. Referee Gustavo Padilla of Panama had no option...
Via AP on Fox
September 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Povetkin TKOs Rahman in 2nd to keep WBA belt

Undefeated Alexander Povetkin of Russia retained his WBA heavyweight title with a second-round technical knockout of American challenger Hasim Rahman on Saturday. After a cagey first round, Povetkin exploded into life in the next, delivering a series of blows to which the 39-year-old former WBC, IBF and IBO champion had no response. Referee Gustavo Padilla of Panama had no option...
Via AP on Fox
September 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Povetkin vs. Rahman workout quotes, notes & photos

Since yesterday’s late arrival in Hamburg, Germany,  it is no secret that Hasim Rahman (50-7-2, 41 KOs) likes to take his time. As expected, he was fashionably late for today's public workout at the Europa Passage in Hamburg. After leaving the hotel behind schedule and an interview on site, he changed into his training gear and had his hands taped. The media and fans had...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Team Rahman: Wait a Minute, We’re Povetkin’s Mandatory

Cohen: Rahman Fighting Povetkin Next; Nobody Else Responding to news of a supposed showdown between WBA Champion Alexander Povetkin and WBO Cruiserweight Champion Marco Huck scheduled for February 25, Greg Cohen, promoter of former unified heavyweight champion and current WBA #1 contender and mandatory challenger Hasim Rahman, wishes to remind representatives of Povetkin and...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
December 24, 2011  |  Discuss
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