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Deontay Wilder's Manager: The Goal is Still To Unify The Division

As previously reported by BoxingScene.com, Alexander Povetkin will not be suspended for testing positive for a trace of meldonium in the weeks leading up to a planned mandatory title fight against WBC...Read More

Povetkin vs. Stiverne Targeted For Barclays Center in New York

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, Alexander Povetkin's promoter, Andrey Ryabinsky of World of Boxing, revealed his interest in heading to the United States to stage a mandatory fight with Ber...Read More

Povetkin-Stiverne Could Take Place in America, Says Ryabinsky

A few days ago, the World Boxing Council ordered a mandatory showdown for the WBC interim-heavyweight title, between top contenders Alexander Povetkin and Bermane Stiverne. ...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter Feels Wilder Should Be 'Champion in Recess'

Promoter Andrey Ryabinsky believes the World Boxing Council (WBC) should have made Deontay Wilder (37-0, 36KOs) the "champion in recess" if he is unable to fight due to a serious injury. ...Read More

Povetkin vs. Stiverne Ordered For WBC Interim, Wilder Title Shot

On May 15, 2016, the WBC granted Champion Deontay Wilder the right to make a voluntary defense of his World Title, which took place on July 16, 2016. In connection with that defense, Champion Wilder ...Read More

Wilder vs. Povetkin - WBC Finally Issues Full Ruling on Failed Test

The WBC heavyweight championship of the world was scheduled to be contested on May 21, 2016 in Russia. The Bout was Champion Deontay Wilder’s mandatory defense of his title against Mandatory Challeng...Read More

Povetkin Kept in Mandatory Position To Deontay Wilder's Title

The World Boxing Council has released their ratings for the month of August and Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22KOs) has retained his mandatory position, sitting at number one, t...Read More

Wilder Frustrated With WBC, Vows 'Real Beatdown' For Povetkin

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (37-0, 36KOs) is confused as to why it's taking the World Boxing Council several months to issue a ruling on Alexander Povetkin. ...Read More

WBC Prez: Povetkin-Wilder Situation To Be Resolved Soon

Over the weekend BoxingScene.com caught up with WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV. ...Read More

Wilder Says He’s Not Distracted by Povetkin Legal Drama

Deontay Wilder was supposed to defend his heavyweight title in May in Russia against his most accomplished opponent, mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin. Instead, he’ll be fighting at home in Alab...Read More

Wilder vs. Povetkin: WBC Gives Update on Investigation

On June 14, 2016, the WBC assembled and convened an Emergency Review Committee that included scientific, medical and legal advisors. The Committee reviewed and discussed the information available con...Read More

Povetkin Regrets Hiring Teddy Atlas, Expects Legal Win Over Wilder

A few years ago, Russian heavyweight contender Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KOs) retained the services of veteran trainer Teddy Atlas. The two worked with each other for a short time and parted ways p...Read More

WBC Prez: Decision on Povetkin, Wilder Shot Coming Next Week

World Boxing Council (WBC) President Mauricio Sulaiman has paid very close attention to the recent ruling handed down by WADA [World Anti Doping Agency] as it relates to the recently banned substance ...Read More

Ryabinsky: WADA Has Ruled, Certified Povetkin as Clean

Andrei Ryabinsky, promoter for former WBA 'regular' heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin, has received confirmation from WADA [World Anti-Doping Agency] that his boxer is clean....Read More

Povetkin Holds Meeting With WBC: Awaits Decision on Wilder

Povetkin Holds Meeting With WBC: Awaits Decision on Wilder

The World Boxing Council (WBC) will make a decision on the pending case of Russian boxer Alexander Povetkin by July 12th, according to Povetkin's legal counsel Alexey Karpenko. Povetkin was scheduled ...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter: Lawsuits Won't Prevent Deontay Wilder Fight

Andrei Ryabinsky, promoter for former WBA 'regular' heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin, likes his chances in winning a recently filed lawsuit against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and h...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter: No Interim-Fight, Wilder Shot By Year's End

According to Andrei Ryabinsky, promoter for Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin, they are not looking to take an interim-fight and plan to exercise their right to go for the WBC heavyweight c...Read More

Povetkin, Ryabinsky To Hold Meeting With WBC Next Week

MOSCOW - The World Boxing Council (WBC) will be reviewing the alleged doping abuse case of Russian heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin next week and the fighter will be attending personally, a spokes...Read More

Wilder's Attorney: Povetkin Lawsuit is Absured, Just Don't Dope

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, WBC heavyweight hampion Deontay Wilder and his promoter were countersued on Thursday by Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin and his promoter over th...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter Sues Deontay Wilder For $34.5 Million!

A lawsuit seeking damages for defamation and breach of contract was filed today by boxer Alexander Povetkin and his promoter Andrey Ryabinsky, President of World of Boxing promotional firm . The comp...Read More