Rahman-Barrett for WBC interim title?
WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko's quadricep injury has turned out to be far more serious than originally expected. Klitschko will undergo surgery on his leg in California on Wednesday and will definitely be out of action until September or October. Boxingtalk has also been informed that plans are already in motion to match the WBC's "two" mandatory challengers Hasim Rahman and Monte Barrett for an interim championship while Klitschko recovers. We will continue to keep you updated and there will be much more to follow, until then, Remember where you heard it first! (9:10 PM ET)