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Valuev: Povetkin Is Highly Unlikely to Fight for the Title in Russia

Former WBA heavyweight champion and now the State Duma member Nikolai Valuev spoke to R-Sport on the future of his fellow compatriot and formerly a champion himself, Alexander Povetkin....Read More

Alexander Povetkin Cracks WBO's Top Ten After Recent Win

Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin has been reinstated into the ratings of the World Boxing Organization (WBO), taking the eighth place on the new list, the organization’s press service reported. ...Read More

Alexander Povetkin Back in The Good Graces of The IBF

The International Boxing Federation [IBF] has officially exonerated Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin of any wrongdoing, according to the CEO of the World of Boxing, Andrey Ryabinsky. Earlier tod...Read More

Povetkin Decisions Rudenko To Gain WBA, WBO Regional Belts

Moscow, Russia - Former WBA Heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin (32-1, 23 KOs) of Russia returned for the first time since December, to win a twelve round unanimous decision over Andriy Rudenko (3...Read More

Alexander Povetkin Wants To Get Crack at Anthony Joshua

Russia's Alexander Povetkin (31-1, 23 KOs) is hoping to get a crack at the new king of the heavyweight division, WBA, IBO, IBF world champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) of the UK. Back in April, Jo...Read More

Povetkin Lighter on The Scale, Ready For Rudenko Battle

Weights are set for tomorrow's night of action in Moscow, Russia, which will feature Alexander Povetkin's first fight of 2017 versus Ukrainian contender Andrey Rudenko for WBA/WBO international titles...Read More

Photos: Alexander Povetkin Putting in Work For Rudenko

Alexander Povetkin Open Workout Photos for Rudenko - Promoter World of Boxing has revealed to BoxingScene.com that a deal was finalized for Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KOs) ...Read More

Povetkin Back in Good Graces of The WBA, WBO, Says Ryabinsky

Russian heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin has been reinstated in the WBO and WBA world rankings following their lifting of his ban for doping, his promoter Andrey Ryabinsky of World of Boxing state...Read More

Povetkin: I'll Prove To Everybody That I'm a Clean Fighter

Moscow, Russia - Former WBA Heavyweight Champion ALEXANDER POVETKIN, (31-1-0, 23 KO’s), is making every effort to become a world champion leading up to his July 1 fight with ANDRIY RUDENKO, (31-2-0, 1...Read More

Povetkin vs. Rudenko Now Sanctioned For WBO Regional Belt

The heavyweight bout between Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KOs) and Andriy Rudenko (31-2, 19 KOs, #9 WBO, #13 IBF, #13 WBC) is now sanctioned for the WBO International championship. "The WBO confirms t...Read More

Povetkin All Smiles as VADA Tests Are All Clean For Rudenko Bout

As previously reported, a random drug testing protocol was necessary to finalize a fight between Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KOs) and Andriy Rudenko (31-2, 19 KOs, #9 WBO, #...Read More

Povetkin vs. Rudenko is Picked Up By BoxNation

Big-hitting Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin returns to the ring on July 1st to take on the teak-tough Andriy Rudenko, exclusively live on BoxNation. The heavyweight scene has enjoyed a resurgen...Read More

Povetkin vs. Rudenko Will Require Doping Tests, Says Manager

BoxingScene.com reported last week that a deal was finalized for Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KOs) to face Andriy Rudenko (31-2, 19 KOs, #9 WBO, #13 IBF, #13 WBC) on July 1st...Read More

Alexander Povetkin vs Andriy Rudenko Finalized For July 1

Promoter World of Boxing has revealed to BoxingScene.com that a deal was finalized for Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KOs) to face Andriy Rudenko (31-2, 19 KOs, #9 WBO, #13 IBF...Read More

Alexander Povetkin's Next Opponent Nearly Locked in For July 1

Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KOs) is moving forward with his planned return on July 1 in Moscow. Povetkin is under suspension by the World Boxing Council for failing a pre-fi...Read More

Povetkin is Capable of Beating Anthony Joshua, Says Trainer

Alexander Zimin, the former trainer of former champion Alexander Povetkin, believes the Russian fighter is very capable of beating IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) of t...Read More

Tony Thompson: Given Chance, I'll Knock Povetkin the F*** Out!

Tony Thompson won’t think twice about traveling to Moscow or facing an opponent that repeatedly has failed tests for performance-enhancing drugs. The veteran heavyweight contender is more than willing...Read More

BJ Flores May Land on Briggs-Oquendo, Povetkin Possible for July 2

Former cruiserweight contender BJ Flores (33-3-1) began the second phase of his career as a heavyweight in February when he destroyed Jeremy Bates in the first round of their main event fight. Flore...Read More

Alexander Povetkin Appealing PED Suspension By The WBC

According to World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman, former heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin has appealed his suspension by the sanctioning body. As BoxingScene.com reported earlier t...Read More

Alexander Povetkin Ring Return Set For July 1 in Moscow

Former heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin will return to the ring on July 2 in Russia, according to his promoter Andrei Ryabinsky. The boxer is slated to fight an opponent who is ranked in the to...Read More