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Denis Shafikov vs. Rene Alvarado, HBO Latino, December 9

Boxing fans will be treated to an exciting clash on HBO Latino beginning at 1:05 a.m. ET/PT (tape delayed) or immediately following live HBO telecast in addition to the previously announced HBO Boxing...Read More

Shafikov, Munguia Added to Dec 9th Card on HBO Latino

According to Tom Loeffler of K2 Promotions, a couple of more boxers have been added to the December 9th card at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. The HBO televised card is headlined by a WBC interim-supe...Read More

Denis Shafikov Will Be Dropping Down To Super Featherweight

Russian boxer Denis Shafikov will be changing his weight division for his next ring return, with a drop down to the super featherweight limit of 130-pounds, according to the director of Ural Boxing Pr...Read More

Horn-Pacquiao, Easter-Shaifkov: Post-Weekend Report Card

For regular fight followers, the decision was made long ago. The action in the ring, the drama unfolding three minutes at a time, matters more than the possibility of incompetence or the inevitable qu...Read More

Photos: Robert Easter Edges Denis Shafikov in Toledo

Easter vs. Shafikov Fight Photos Gallery - Unbeaten lightweight world champion Robert Easter (20-0, 14 KOs) successfully defended his title for the second time Friday night with a victory over top con...Read More

Robert Easter: I Give Myself a B-Minus, Could Have Did A lot Better

Unbeaten lightweight world champion Robert Easter (20-0, 14 KOs) successfully defended his title for the second time Friday night with a victory over top contender Denis Shafikov (38-3, 20 KOs) in the...Read More

Easter Fends Off Shafikov, Wins Unanimous Decision to Keep Title

By Keith Idec - Robert Easter Jr. didn’t deliver the knockout he promised Friday night, but he still sent his hometown fans home happy. The much taller, quicker Easter used his skill and athleticism t...Read More

Robert Easter-Denis Shafikov: Pre-Fight Report Card

The question is cliché but it is the question nonetheless: Is the third time the charm for Denis Shafikov? The Russian challenger for the IBF lightweight title this Friday (Bounce TV, 9 PM EST/6 PM PS...Read More

Photos: Robert Easter, Denis Shafikov on Weight, Ready For War

Robert Easter and top contender Denis Shafikov made weight for their world title showdown that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on Bounce this Friday, June 30 from the Huntington Center in Toledo, O...Read More

Easter: I’m the Best at 135; I Want Flanagan or Linares Next

Robert Easter Jr. doesn’t expect to just defeat Denis Shafikov on Friday night. The unbeaten IBF lightweight champion anticipates becoming the first fighter to knock out the Russian southpaw. Whatever...Read More

Photos: Robert Easter, Denis Shafikov - Go Face To Face

TOLEDO, OH. - Unbeaten lightweight world champion Robert Easter and top contender Denis Shafikov discussed their world title showdown with media Wednesday in advance of their bout that headlines Premi...Read More

Easter: I'll Make it Look Easy and Will Be First To KO Shafikov

Robert Easter Jr. and Denis Shafikov have both beaten Richard Commey by split decision within the past nine months. That, according to Easter, might be the only thing they have in common. Easter told ...Read More

Abel Sanchez: Shafikov Has "Extremely Tough" Task With Easter

Denis Shafikov gets his third crack at a lightweight title this Friday night at the Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio, when he faces IBF lightweight belt-holder Robert Easter. And after falling short...Read More

Ryan Martin Back at Big Bear, Helping Shafikov For Easter Bout

Coming off his March 18th defeat of Bryant Cruz at the Madison Square Garden in New York, young lightweight contender Ryan Martin has gotten back to work. To both prepare himself and others for upcomi...Read More

Robert Easter vs. Denis Shafikov - Ticket Information

Unbeaten lightweight world champion Robert Easter (19-0, 14 KOs) will defend his title in his hometown when he takes on mandatory challenger Denis Shafikov (38-2-1, 20 KOs) in the main event of Premie...Read More

Robert Easter vs. Denis Shafikov on June 30 in Toledo

Denis Shafikov will get his third opportunity to fight for a world title, when he goes for the International Boxing Federation (IBF) lightweight belt against undefeated champion Robert Easter Jr. on J...Read More

Robert Easter vs. Denis Shafikov - Ordered By IBF To Reach Deal

This past Friday night from the Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio, Robert Easter made the first successful defense of his IBF lightweight title by out-pointing Luis Cruz over twelve rounds (flooring t...Read More

Denis Shafikov Plans To Keep a Close Eye on Easter vs. Cruz

According to his manager, lightweight contender Denis Shafikov will be negotiating for his mandatory world title fight after February 10th. Earlier this month in Russia, Shafikov won a twelve round sp...Read More

Closing in On Year's End: BoxingScene Ratings Update

Heavyweight: Alexander Povetkin’s failed drug test result scuttled a fight with Bermane Stiverne (who also tested positive for a PED on the way to their proposed fight). Stiverne’s test result was alr...Read More

Denis Shafikov vs. Richard Commey - CompuBox Punch Stats

Although Richard Commey set a blistering pace -- his 1,241 total punches were the ninth most ever recorded by CompuBox at lightweight -- the split decision in Denis Shafikov's favor was reflective of ...Read More