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Stiverne Says Goal is 'Fake Champion' Wilder, Tabs Parker To Win

Beating Alexander Povetkin (30-1) and capturing the WBC interim heavyweight title is the only thing on Bermane Stiverne's mind. The former champion travels to Povetkin's backyard to face him on Decem...Read More

Bermane Stiverne: All The Pressure is on Povetkin, I Will KO Him!

Former heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne (25-2-1) is just over a week from his clash against Alexander Povetkin (30-1). The fight takes place at the Ekaterinburg Expo in Ekaterinburg, Russia and ...Read More

Wilder vs. Povetkin Targeted For Next Spring, Says Ryabinsky

According to World of Boxing CEO Andrey Ryabinsky, who promotes former world champion and Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin, he is targeting a mandatory showdown with WBC world champion Deo...Read More

Stiverne: I'll Go Through Povetkin, Then It's On To Deontay Wilder

Former World Boxing Council (‘WBC’) Heavyweight Champion BERMANE STIVERNE (25-2-1, 21 KO’s), will battle #1 ranked contender ALEXANDER POVETKIN, (30-1-0, 22 KO’s) on Saturday, December 17 in Ekaterinb...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter: We Won't Cancel, Stiverne Fight Still On

Andrey Ryabinsky of World of Boxing, promoter for Alexander Povetkin, assured all of the fans in Russia that the upcoming fight with Bermane Stiverne will not be canceled. They have ever intention of...Read More

Bermane Stiverne Fails Drug Test, Positive For Banned Substance

On November 11, 2016 VADA notified the WBC that Bermane Stiverne’s anti-doping test taken from his November 4, 2016 sample (the “Test”) pursuant to the WBC Clean Boxing Program (“CPB”) yielded an adve...Read More

Povetkin, Stiverne Sign Contracts For 12/17 in Yekaterinburg

World of Boxing CEO Andrey Ryabinsky has confirmed that the contracts have been signed for the WBC final eliminator between former world champions Alexander Povetkin and Bermane Stiverne. The World Bo...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter Not Ruling Out Issues For Stiverne Bout

World of Boxing CEO Andrey Ryabinsky admits there could be potential issues with wrapping up the deal for the mandatory WBC eliminator between Alexander Povetkin and Bermane Stiverne. ...Read More

Povetkin-Stiverne Heading To a Date of December 17

World of Boxing CEO Andrey Ryabinsky is making moves to stage the mandatory WBC eliminator between Alexander Povetkin and Bermane Stiverne. Ryabinsky recently outbid Don King to secure the promotional...Read More

Povetkin vs. Stiverne: VADA To Handle The Drug Testing

This past Friday in New York City, World of Boxing CEO Andrey Ryabinsky outbid Don King to secure the promotional rights to the mandatory WBC eliminator between Alexander Povetkin and Bermane Stiverne...Read More

Povetkin vs. Stiverne Could Be Paired With Lebedev-Gassiev

Moscow could be in store for a very big doubleheader on December 3rd. As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, World of Boxing revealed the Khodynka Ice Palace as the finalized venue for the sched...Read More

Povetkin-Stiverne: Ryabinsky Wins Purse Bid - $3.16 Million

Andrey Ryabinsky has outbid Don King to secure the promotional rights to the mandatory WBC eliminator between Alexander Povetkin and Bermane Stiverne....Read More

WBC Clears Up Heavyweight Questions - Wilder, Povetkin

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 Challenge...Read More

Alexander Povetkin vs. Bermane Stiverne Purse Bid on Friday

No surprise here. Promoters Don King and Andrey Ryabinsky were unable to reach an agreement on the mandatory WBC eliminator between Alexander Povetkin and Bermane Stiverne. ...Read More

Bermane Stiverne: Povetkin is a Couple Notches Above Arreola

Former WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne (25-2-1) is looking forward to his upcoming fight against Alexander Povetkin (30-1). The WBC recently ordered the two fighters to face each other for t...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter: Stiverne Talks Continue, We Have Until 9/30

According to Andrey Ryabinsky, who promotes Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin, the ongoing negotiations for the mandatory fight with Bermane Stiverne are still ongoing and both sides have u...Read More

Video: Bermane Stiverne Discusses Alexander Povetkin Bout

Bermane Stiverne Video Interview - Ivan Kirpa, trainer of Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin, says his boxer is expecting a tough bout with former world champion Bermane Stiverne, who is bas...Read More

Povetkin's Coach: We Are Not Overlooking Stiverne, He's Tough

Ivan Kirpa, trainer of Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin, says his boxer is expecting a tough bout with former world champion Bermane Stiverne, who is based in Las Vegas. ...Read More

Roy Jones Jr. is Pleased Comrade Povetkin is Back in The Mix

Former four division world champion Roy Jones Jr., who obtained Russian citizenship last year, is pleased that his countryman Alexander Povetkin is back in the mix for the heavyweight crown. ...Read More

Povetkin-Stiverne Talks Are "Extremely Difficult" - Purse Bid Likely

According to Andrey Ryabinsky, who promotes Alexander Povetkin, the ongoing negotiations with Don King, for the mandatory fight with Bermane Stiverne - are extremely difficult and a purse bid is likel...Read More