"2 Days" Ruslan Provodnikov Debuts on May 24th

HBO Sports® debuts an all-new installment of "2 Days" when the feature segment returns Saturday, May 24 at 12:15 a.m. (ET/PT) with a behind-the-scenes look at world junior welterweight title-holder Ruslan "Siberian Rocky" Provodnikov, one of boxing's most fascinating characters.

"2 Days" is a revealing and intimate look at a 48-hour span in the life of a boxer in the lead-up to one of his fights and the next edition will focus on Siberian native Ruslan Provodnikov. HBO cameras followed the intriguing and complex prizefighter in the lead-up to his blockbuster showdown last October with 140-pound title-holder Mike Alvarado in Alvarado's hometown of Denver, CO.

HBO air times include: May 24 (12:15 a.m.), 25 (12:00 p.m.), 27 (2:45 p.m.), 29 (5:00 p.m. & 12:30 a.m.) and June 2 (8:30 p.m. & 1:50 a.m.), 5 (9:15 a.m. & 5:45 p.m.), 12 (1:30 p.m.) and 14 (11:30 a.m.).

HBO2 air times include: May 25 (11:35 p.m.), 27 (9:00 p.m.), 30 (1:15 p.m.), 31 (2:45 a.m.) and June 1 (11:30 a.m.), 8 (2:30 p.m.), 10 (10:00 a.m.) and 13 (4:50 p.m. & 11:30 p.m.).

All times are ET/PT.

Provodnikov makes his much anticipated 2014 ring debut on Saturday, June 14 when he defends his 140-pound title vs. Chris Algieri live on HBO from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.

"2 Days" will also be available on the HBO On Demand® service, HBO GO® and at as well as various other new media platforms that distribute the series.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by SeekDaGreat on 05-08-2014

That's Baby Drago doe, aka The Siberain Rocky aka one mean motherucker.

Comment by Br1ng3r on 05-08-2014

He isn't a Khazakh. GGG is. Provodnikov is from the tundra region of Russia (think half European, half eskimo). Same thing applies though. Very tough place to grow up.

Comment by turnedup on 05-08-2014

Yoooo good shh, I really like this dude. Just saw some british show that talked about Kazakhstan, to see where this dude is at now and where he started is nothing short of amazing. Kazakhstan makes detroit seem like disney…

Comment by SnakeVen0m on 05-08-2014

Excited to see this.

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