HBO Pay-Per-View Boxing

V. Klitchko vs. Rahman

Postponed due to Klitchko injury

(No new date has been announced- Waiting to hear about rest of card)

November 12, 2005

Thomas & Mack Center

Las Vegas, Nevada

6pm PT / 9pm ET



Update 11/5/05

WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko, widely hailed as the true champion in the division, will face

interim WBC heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman on November 12th on HBO Pay-Per-View. Klitschko

is coming off successful back surgery this past April (2005) and last fought in December of 2004 when he

pummeled Danny Williams (33-4, 28 KOs) for eight rounds before the fight was stopped - Williams may

best be remembered for knocking out Mike Tyson in four in July of 2004. Rahman comes into this bout

having won the interim title with a 12 round unanimous decision win over Monte Barrett (31-4, 17 KOs) this

past August (2005). HBO Sports will be presenting a special 30 minute show, Countdown to Klitschko-

Rahman, starting November 5th at 11:30pm ET\PT on HBO.


Line-up so far (not in fight order):

WBC Heavyweight Title Bout

Champion Vitali Klitschko (35-2, 34 KOs) vs. Interim Champion Hasim Rahman (41-5-1, 33 KOs)


WBO Welterweight Title bout

Champion Antonio Margarito (32-4, 33 KOs) vs. Manuel Gomez (28-10-2, 20 KOs)


WBA Super Flyweight Title

Champion Martin Castillo (29-1, 16 KOs) vs. Alexander Munoz (28-1, 26 KOs)


Super lightweight Bout

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (22-0, 17 KOs) vs. Grover Wiley (30-6-1, 14 KOs)



Subject to change