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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

Commey: I Clearly Won, Look at How Banged Up Shafikov Is!

Top rated contender RICHARD COMMEY, (24-2-0, 22 KO’s) of Accra, Ghana, is leaving Moscow and heading home after suffering a hotly contested battle and controversial split decision loss to Russia’s DEN...Read More

Denis Shafikov Edges Richard Commey In Title Eliminator

Denis Shafikov can head into 2017 knowing that he will have a third shot at a lasting impression in the lightweight division. The hard-luck contender fended off a mid-rounds rally from Richard Commey ...Read More

Commey, Shafikov Set For Lightweight Crossroads Bout

Richard Commey and Denis Shafikov easily made weight ahead of their lightweight title eliminator Friday evening at Tough Fight Gym in Moscow, Russia. Commey was just under the mark at 134.75 lbs., ...Read More

Commey: I'll Use My Boxing Skills, Stay Smart To Beat Shafikov

Former world title challenger RICHARD COMMEY, (24-1-0, 22 KO’s) of Accra, Ghana heads to Moscow, Russia on Friday, December 2, 2016 for a showdown with fellow former world title challenger DENIS SHAFI...Read More

Shafikov: I Will Do Everything in My Power To Beat Commey

On December 2 in Moscow, an IBF mandatory final eliminator will take place between 31-year-old Russian contender Denis Shafikov (37-2, 20KO) and 29-year-old Richard Commey (24-1, 22KO) from Ghana. ...Read More

Denis Shafikov vs. Richard Commey Set, Heading To Russia

BoxingScene.com has been advised that Richard Commey (24-1, 22KOs) and Denis Shafikov (37-2-1, 20KOs) will collide in an IBF final eliminator on the mid-week date of December 7th in Russia. The event ...Read More

Richard Commey-Denis Shafikov IBF Final Eliminator Looms

Currently the IBF lightweight champion Robert Easter is in a voluntary stage. On September 9th he captured the vacant title by winning a twelve round split decision in a very tough fight with previous...Read More

Denis Shafikov Ready For Gold: I Deserve Another Title Shot!

READING, PA - Former title challenger Denis Shafikov (37-2-1, 20 KOs) defeated previously unbeaten 2012 United States Olympian Jamel Herring (15-1, 8 KOs) via stoppage in the final round of a 10-round...Read More

Denis Shafikov Drops, Batters Jamel Herring For TKO Win

Denis Shafikov Drops, Batters Jamel Herring For TKO Win

by David P. Greisman - Jamel Herring was presented as the protagonist of a heroic narrative. He was a former Marine, after all, the captain of the U.S. Olympic Boxing Team in 2012, and the headlining ...Read More

Jamel Herring Eyes World Title: It's My Time To Earn My Respect

It means a lot to Jamel Herring to be fighting this Fourth of July weekend. Herring is not just an unbeaten prospect. He is a former marine who served his country in the Middle East, specifically in I...Read More

Jamel Herring - War Veteran Appreciative Of ESPN Opportunity

Jamel Herring - War Veteran Appreciative Of ESPN Opportunity

By Keith Idec - Jamel Herring couldn’t turn down this opportunity. The 2012 American Olympian has wanted to test himself against a legitimate lightweight contender for quite some time. Fighting Russia...Read More

Photos: Jamel Herring, Denis Shafikov Ready For Battle

Herring (15-0, 8KOs) - a decorated U.S. Marines war veteran and captain of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Boxing team - has been on the hunt for a shot a major title for the past several months. The unbeaten f...Read More

Herring, Shafikov Make Weight For Crossroads Clash On ESPN

Jamel Herring and Denis Shafikov were both on weight for Saturday's headlining edition of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on ESPN, which airs live from Santander Arena in Reading, Pennsylvania. Both...Read More