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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

WBC Ruling: Alexander Povetkin Suspended, Must Pay $250K Fine

A mandatory WBC World Heavyweight Championship fight was scheduled to be contested on May 21, 2016 in Moscow, Russia between WBC World Champion Deontay Wilder and Alexander Povetkin. (the “World Cham...Read More

Promoter: Povetkin Will Continue Career, Target Other Titles

As previously reported, a United States jury ruled that heavyweight boxer Alexander Povetkin of Russia had been consuming meldonium after the performance enhancing drug was put on the prohibited list....Read More

DiBella: We Won Wilder's Lawsuit Against Povetkin, Promoter

Deontay Wilder didn’t get the chance to beat Alexander Povetkin in the ring, but he did defeat him in court. Promoter Lou DiBella sent out a Tweet on Monday afternoon that indicated a jury in a Manhat...Read More

Wilder: Povetkin Trial Hasn't Hurt Preparation for Washington

NEW YORK – Deontay Wilder has spent the past week in Manhattan, attending a civil trial from which he hopes to win $5 million in damages. It’s been a tedious process, an admitted distraction. Wilder i...Read More

Wilder, Povetkin Legal Teams Make Opening Statements at Trial

WBO heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin battled in court on Tuesday, at a trial over a title bout that was called off after the Russian tested positive...Read More

Wilder vs. Povetkin Legal Battle Will Head To a Jury Trial

The legal battle between heavyweights Deontay Wilder and Alexander Povetkin is heading to a jury, according to attorney Alexei Karpenko, who is representing the interests of Povetkin and his promoter ...Read More

Luis Ortiz-Bermane Stiverne in Line For WBC Eliminator

The recent fallout of Alexander Povetkin has now placed Luis Ortiz (27-0, 23 KOs) is position for a final WBC world title eliminator - if he decides to go in that direction....Read More

Povetkin's Promoter Disputes Positive Finding on B-Sample

The B-sample of Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin, as expected, has tested positive for the banned drug ostarine following the disclosure of results analyzed in a Los Angeles laboratory. T...Read More