Povetkin-Huck final presser
WBA Heavyweight Champion Alexander Povetkin (23-0, 16 KOs) and WBO Cruiserweight Champion Marco Huck (34-1, 25 KOs) faced the media today at the final press conference ahead of their showdown in Stuttgart on Saturday night.
“I´m ready to become heavyweight champion,” Huck said. “I would not have taken the fight if I didn´t believe in myself. Povetkin is good, but I can beat him.
We once did sparring together and he has bad memories of me. On Saturday I will be the new champ.
He is going down!” While Huck tried his best to provoke Povetkin, the 32-year-old Russian remained calm.
“At first I was surprised about Huck´s challenge because he has never fought at heavyweight before.
But I am happy to defend my title against anybody out there. I am in great shape and I will win.”
Source: WBA News
Photo: Team Sauerland
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