Originally Posted by CHEF
FIGHT IS DEAD.... forget it
This is incredible. That makes two leading heavyweights in the past year who have thrown away their chance to fight the champ. Absolutely incredible. When was the last time we had a heavyweight champ who inspired that kind of dread? Challengers refusing their chance to fight the top dog. Multiple challengers.
Anyway, I agree with Povetkin's people. He stands no chance against Vlad and is much better off fighting Haye, or whoever succeeds Vitali.