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Denis Lebedev Drops, Stops Lateef Kayode in Eight

WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev dominated the action and stopped previously undefeated Lateef Kayode in eight rounds in Kazan, Russia. After a failed stint at heavyweight, where Kayode wa...Read More

Weights From Russia: Cuenca 139.2, Troyanovsky 139.3

Cesar Cuenca and Eduard Troyanovsky are set to collide in a battle of unbeaten super lightweight boxers. Both fighters made weight for their title fight Wednesday evening in Kazan, Russia. Cuenca ...Read More

Alexander Povetkin, Mariusz Wach, Lebedev - Quotes

A year ago, Russian prizefighting celebrated the 25th anniversary of its second birth. It was a formal date rather than a single memorable event. However, ever since his grand arrival onto the Russian...Read More

Lebedev Wants Unification Fight After Kayode Defense

On November 4th, WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev (27-2) will face Lateef Kayode (21-0) at the Basket-Hall Arena in Kazan, Russia. BoxingScene.com recently spoke to the champion to get his...Read More

Kayode's Promoter: He'll KO Lebedev, Bring Belt Back

Promoter Greg Cohen has confirmed that his cruiserweight client, Lateef Kayode, is going to the division that brought him the most success. As BoxingScene.com previously reported, Kayode will challeng...Read More

Povetkin vs. Wach Tops Loaded 11/4 Bill In Kazan

Opponents were announced for the stellar ledger of the World of Boxing fight card on November 4 in Kazan, Russia. WBC/TBRB #1 rated heavyweight Alexander Povetkin (29-1, 21 KOs), a mandatory challe...Read More

Kayode Outpoints Kisner, Remains Unbeaten

Amanda Serrano picked up her 11th straight win after outpointing Fatuma Zarika over six rounds Friday evening at Handy Pavilion in Memphis, Tennessee....Read More

Lateef Kayode-Nick Kisner Set For 5/29, CBS Sports

On Friday, May 29, Greg Cohen Promotions, in association with GH3 Promotions, Prize Fight Promotion and Adam Wilcock's Fight Card Productions, produced by David Schuster's Winner Take All Productions,...Read More

Ortiz Fined/Suspended by NSAC, Kayode KO a No-Contest

A 1st round knockout over Lateef Kayode initially served as the biggest win of Luis Ortiz’ career. It now no longer appears on his résumé. The Nevada State Athletic Commission handed down a suspen...Read More

Ortiz’s Temporary Suspension Upheld Until Full Hearing

Luis Ortiz will remain under temporary suspension for allegedly tested positive for the banned steroid nandrolone until a full hearing before the Nevada Athletic Commission, which will likely take pla...Read More

Luis Ortiz Rejects Any Claims He Took Steroids

Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz (22-0, 19KOs) is fighting off claims that he took steroids prior to last month's first round stoppage of Lateef Kayode in Las Vegas. Ortiz's urine sample contained Nandrol...Read More

Luis Ortiz's Manager Explains October 7th Drug Test

Earlier today BoxingScene.com reported that WBA interim heavyweight champion Luis Ortiz tested positive for steroids after his his September 11th victory over Lateef Kayode and that he voluntarily too...Read More

Team Luis Ortiz Claims He’s Clean, Offers Comical “Proof”

The team of heavyweight Luis Ortiz has provided BoxingScene.com with a statement following the news that broke earlier this afternoon, in which ESPN.com’s Dan Rafael reported that Ortiz had come up po...Read More

Luis Ortiz Tests Positive For Steroids; Kayode Responds

Heavyweight fighter Luis Ortiz has come up positive for steroids in testing done for his Sept. 11 first-round stoppage win over Lateef Kayode, according to Dan Rafael of ESPN.com. “[The] commissio...Read More

Video: Luis Ortiz Ready For All Comers After Win

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas - Ryan Burton catches up with undefeated Cuban heavyweight Luis Ortiz to discuss his recent knockout victory of Lateef Kayode to capture the WBA interim-heavyweight...Read More

Luis Ortiz Easily Destroys Lateef Kayode in One

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas - In a battle for the vacant WBA interim-heavyweight title, Luis "King Kong" Ortiz (22-0, 19KOs) stopped previously undefeated Lateef "Power" Kayode (20-1, 16KOs)...Read More

Lateef Kayode Furious With The Referee's Stoppage

Lateef Kayode (20-1, 16KOs) is very upset with the outcome of Thursday's heavyweight showdown with Luis "King Kong" Ortiz (22-0, 19KOs). The fight took place at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Veg...Read More

Photos: Luis Ortiz Gets Gold, Stops Lateef Kayode in One

Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas - In a battle for the vacant WBA interim-heavyweight title, Luis "King Kong" Ortiz (22-0, 19KOs) stopped previously undefeated Lateef "Power" Kayode (20-1, 16KOs)...Read More

Lateef Kayode, Manager Reunite in Time for Title Shot

The Prodigal Son returns -- at least according to manager Steven Feder. After several appearances on Showtime, including a career-high $135,000 payday for an unsatisfying draw with Antonio Tarver i...Read More

Kayode on Luis Ortiz: You F*** With Me, I Will Kill You!

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas - There is certainly bad blood between undefeated heavyweights Lateef Kayode and Luis Ortiz, who later tonight will battle in the Fox Sports 1 televised main even...Read More