Hopkins aiming to make history in rescheduled Murat showdown

IBF Light Heavyweight Champion Bernard “The Executioner” Hopkins will become the oldest fighter in history to make his initial title defense when he faces highest rated light heavyweight challenger Karo Murat in a rescheduled championship event taking place Saturday, October 26 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City.   The 12-round title fight, which was postponed from July 13 due to visa issues experienced by Murat.  With those issues cleared up, Murat has his sights set on ending the reign of the 48-year-old future Hall of Famer.
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