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Manuel Charr vs. Odlanier Solis not approved for WBA interim heavyweight title

By Jim Dower: The March 11 fight between heavyweights Odlanier Solis and Manuel Charr will not be for the interim World Boxing Association heavyweight title. There was news that the Charr-Solis fight would be for the interim WBA title, but the WBA won’t be sanctioning that fight for the interim title. The WBA already has […]

Manuel Charr new WBA interim heavyweight champion

By Eric Baldwin: Former heavyweight world title challenger Manuel Charr has reportedly been elevated to interim World Boxing Association heavyweight champion, and he’s expected to fight for a world title in 2017. What’s unknown is WHY the WBA made the 32-year-old Charr (30-4, 17 KOs) their interim WBA heavyweight champion, because he’s lost three out […]

Manuel Charr Shooting: SWAT Team Chasing Gunman In Essen

A manhunt is taking place after the shooting of Manuel Charr, who lost his world heavyweight title fight to ex-champion Vitali Klitscho in 2012 in a one-sided bloody bout, in Essen, Germany. Police suspected the shooter in an apartment near the crime scene – almost 300 meters from the kebab shop where Charr was shot. […]

Mairis Briedis stops Manuel Charr in 5th round KO By Jim Dower: Former heavyweight world title challenger Manuel “Diamond Boy” Charr (28-4, 16 KOs) saw his once promising 10 year pro career take a huge hit tonight with him getting knocked clean out in the 5th round by unbeaten Latvian heavyweight Mairis Briedis (17-0, 14 KOs) in a scheduled 8 round bout on […]

Hearn ”Anthony Joshua could face Thompson, Arreola, Solis and Charr this year”

By Demetrius Luke: Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn is looking to match heavyweight prospect Anthony Joshua (13-0, 13 KOs) in with some top names in the division before the year is out starting with a big fight in September with a boxing domestic name along the line of David Price, Derick Chisora or Dillian Whyte. […]

Hearn: Manuel Charr is a great fight for Anthony Joshua

By Scott Gilfoid: Like many boxing fans, I was somewhat amused and shocked at hearing British heavyweight contender Anthony Joshua’s fast-talking promoter Eddie Hearn bring up the name of 2nd tier heavyweight Manuel Charr (28-3, 16 KOs) as a possible opponent for Joshua’s next fight on July 18th. The 30-year-old Charr has lost two out […]

Lebedev defeats Kalenga; Chakhkiev, Kudryashov, Troyanovsky Undercard Knockout Festival In Russia!

By Jim Dower: In an exciting fight, WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev (26-2, 20 KOs) got up off the deck to go on and defeat WBA interim cruiserweight champ Youri Kalenga (21-1, 14 KOs) by a hard fought 12 round unanimous decision on Friday night at the Luzhniki Arena in Moscow, Russia.< The final judges’ […]

Live Stream from Russia: Lebedev vs Kalenga Dmitry Bivol (Russia) – Konstantin Piternov (Russia) Manuэl Charr (Germany) – John Duhaupas (France) Rahim Chahkiev (Russia) – Valery Brudov (Russia) Dmitri Kudryashov (Russia) – Francisco Palacios (Puerto Rico) Edward Trojanowski (Russia) – Hayk Shahnazaryan (Russia) Denis Lebedev (Russia) – Youri Kalenga (France)… Read

Manuel Charr a good option for Deontay Wilder’s first title defense

By Scott Gilfoid: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (33-0, 32 KOs) likely won’t get a chance at fighting either Tyson Fury or Wladimir Klitschko in his fight as the World Boxing Council champion. Wladimir is already scheduled to fight on April 25th against American Bryant Jennings, and he’s likely going to need months to recover […]

Manuel Charr does some training at Mayweather Gym

By Jim Dower: #10 WBC heavyweight contender Manuel Charr (27-2, 16 KOs) recently traveled to the United States for the World Boxing Council Convention. While in the U.S, the 30-year-old Charr trained a bit at the Mayweather boxing Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. Charr was recently knocked out in the 7th round by Alexander Povetkin […]

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