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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

WBC: Alexander Povetkin Investigation Continues, No Ruling Yet

The WBC, through its Clean Boxing Program, is continuing to evaluate the positive anti-doping result of Alexander Povetkin for the banned substance Meldonium. As the WBC previously reported, it grante...Read More

Wilder Admits Struggle To Move Past Povetkin Fallout, Depression

It was a whole new Deontay Wilder on display, the sense everyone got the moment he slowly strolled into the Arena Club at Legacy Arena on Wednesday afternoon. The meeting room was set up for a press c...Read More

Povetkin Retains Mandatory Position To Wilder, For Now

Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin has retained his mandatory position to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder - for now. The World Boxing Council, in their latest ratings, has decided to...Read More

Wilder, DiBella Begin The Legal War With Povetkin, Ryabinsky

Deontay Wilder will get to defend his heavyweight title at home as well as have his fight with Alexander Povetkin. Only, his upcoming July 16 title fight will come versus Chris Arreola. Meanwhile, his...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter Plans Legal Punch To Deontay Wilder, Critics

Promoter Andrei Ryabinsky of World of Boxing is ready to come out swinging for his fighter, Olympic gold medal winner and former WBA 'regular' heavyweight world champion Alexander Povetkin. ...Read More

Povetkin Will Learn Fate on Wilder Fight By Late June, Says WBC

Alexander Povetkin will soon learn his fate with respect to a showdown with WBC heavyweight king Deontay Wilder....Read More

WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman clarifies Wilder-Povetkin situation

Following Boxingscene.com's exclusive interview with Andrey Ryabinskiy, promoter of Alexander Povetkin, the World Boxing Council (WBC) mandatory heavyweight contender, I asked WBC President Mauricio S...Read More

Wilder-Povetkin Decision Coming Very Soon, Says WBC Prez

Wilder-Povetkin Decision Coming Very Soon, Says WBC Prez

The promoter for Russian heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin said he wants the title fight against WBC champion Deontay Wilder rescheduled for later this year and that new testing proves Povetkin is ...Read More