The World Boxing Association has ordered purse bids for the mandatory heavyweight clash between heavyweight ‘super champion’ Wladimir Klitschko and ‘interim’ titleholder Alexander Povetkin.
The WBA Championships Committee announced that the bids will take place on April 23 at WBA Headquarters in Panama City.
Vice President Gilberto Jesus Mendoza will oversee the bids. The minimum bid will be one million dollars, and the purse split will be the usual 75% for the champion and, 25% to the challenger.
If the fight does happen it must take place between July 15 and August 31.
April 11, 2013