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Drozd Admits He Was Stunned When Fury Unseated Klitschko

WBC cruiserweight champion Grigory Drozd was stunned when Tyson Fury unseated Wladimir Klitschko on November 28th in Dusseldorf, Germany to capture the WBA/IBO/IBF/WBO world titles. ...Read More

Drozd Warns Kovalev, Stevenson About Threat of Barrera

33-year-old unbeaten light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (17-0, 12KOs) of Cuba recently scored a fifth-round knockout victory of 32-year-old Karo Murat of Germany in an IBF final eliminator. ...Read More

Drozd vs. Makuba Targeted for April 8th in Moscow

WBC cruiserweight champion Grigory Drozd (40-1, 28KO) will make the second defense of his world title on April 8 in Moscow (Russia), according to his promoter Andrei Ryabinsky of World of Boxing. ...Read More

WBC: Wilder's Voluntary Defense Approved For 1/16

For WBC heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder - the No. 1 ranked mandatory challenger is Alexander Povetkin of Russia, who also holds the WBC Silver title, and is scheduled to fight Mariusz Wach t...Read More

Ryabinsky On Russian Crisis, Boxing Biz, Cruiserweights

The stagnation of the global economy continues to be felt in all business aspects. The crisis in Russia is present, but it manifests itself in its own—almost invisible—world. Moscow is still Mosco...Read More

Drozd Injured, Makabu Defense To Be Rescheduled

According to Andrey Ryabinskiy, head of the “World of Boxing” promotional company, one of his stellar protégé’s Grigoriy Drozd is forced to withdraw from his scheduled mandatory defense against rugged...Read More

Drozd vs. Usyk Collision Could Come Sooner Than Later

WBC cruiserweight champion Grigory Drozd (40-1, 28 KOs) is not afraid of any challenges, even if they come from fighters he deeply respects. Drozd gave his opinion on a possible collision with red hot...Read More

Drozd vs. Makabu Title Clash a Done Deal For Russia?

According to sources with knowledge of the details, WBC cruiserweight champion Grigory Drozd (40-1, 28 KOs) and WBC mandatory challenger Ilunga Makabu (19-1, 18 KOs) have agreed to the terms for a pro...Read More

Drozd Wants Bikini Girls To Return During His Fights

WBC cruiserweight champion Grigoriy “Pretty Boy” Drozd (40-1, 28 KOs) commented on the recent decision handed down by his promoter, Andrey Ryabinskiy, who issued a ban on round card girls wearing biki...Read More

Grigory Drozd Eyes Unification, Back By The Year's End

According to Sportbox.ru, WBC cruiserweight champion and TBRB #4 200-pounder Grigory “Pretty Boy” Drozd (40-1, 28 KOs), who recently defeated challenger Lukasz Janik of Poland in a voluntary defense o...Read More

Drozd Stops Janik In Nine; Chakhkiev Knocks Out Wright

Light heavyweight prospect Dmitry Bivol (now 3-0, 3 KOs) continued to impress with the 4th round stoppage of well-traveled journeyman Joey Vegas (17-11-2, 10 KOs). Vegas, imitating Floyd Mayweathe...Read More

Weights From Moscow: Povetkin 232.4, Perez 240.5

All fighters are weighed in and set for the loaded fight card Friday evening in Moscow, Russia. Alexander Povetkin and Mike Perez meet in a bout to determine the next mandatory challenger for WBC h...Read More

ESPN3 To Air Povetkin vs. Perez Plus Undercard

Stateside fight fans won’t have to stress over finding grainy (and illegal) streams to catch the loaded fight card in Moscow. ESPN plans to air the card—topped by Alexander Povetkin and Mike Perez in ...Read More

Photos: Povetkin, Perez Go Face To Face in Moscow

All fighters are weighed in and set for the loaded fight card Friday evening in Moscow, Russia. Alexander Povetkin and Mike Perez meet in a bout to determine the next mandatory challenger for WBC ...Read More

Drozd vs. Janik Battle To Join Moscow Card

It looks like Lukasz Janik (28-2, 15 KOs) is all but signed to face WBC cruiserweight champion Grigory Drozd (39-1, 27 KOs) on May 22 in Moscow, Russia, a co-feature of a card promoted by the “World o...Read More

Drozd Seeks New Foe For 5/22 As Wlodarczyk Falls Ill

Former WBC cruiserweight champion Krzysztof Wlodarczyk (49-3-1, 35 KOs) was forced to withdraw from his fight against reigning champion Grigory Drozd (39-1, 27 KOs) due to a respiratory infection. Tea...Read More

Povetkin-Perez: Solid Undercard Announced For 5/22

Following a previously announced doubleheader, the full card being presented by “World of Boxing” on May 22 in Moscow, Russia, has been announced in a series of statements and articles; both sent over...Read More

Grigory Drozd To Face Krysztof Wlodarczyk on May 22?

World Boxing Council cruiserweight champion Grigory Drozd of Russia could be defending his green and gold belt for the first time in a rematch against former cruiserweight champion, Krysztof ‘Diablo’ ...Read More

Drozd-Wlodarczyk Rematch Not Likely Until May

A potential rematch between WBC cruiserweight champion Grigory Drozd (39-1, 27 KOs) of Russia and former beltholder Krzysztof Wlodarczyk (49-3-1, 35 KOs) of Poland is not likely to take place until th...Read More

Drozd vs. Wlodarczyk II, Makabu-Mchunu in Eliminator

According to Anton Zhdanov, a manager of the reigning WBC cruiserweight champion Grigory Drozd (38-1, 27 KOs), the World Boxing Council has ordered a rematch between the Russian and former champion Kr...Read More