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Freddie Roach Impressed: Murat Gassiev Was a Beast in There

Undefeated slugger Murat Gassiev has maintained his streak of wins with a split points decision over compatriot Denis Lebedev to win the IBF cruiserweight title. Gassiev knocked Lebedev down in the fi...Read More

Murat Gassiev vs. Denis Lebedev - CompuBox Punch Stats

The 23-year-old Murat Gassiev did just enough to relieve the 37-year-old Denis Lebedev of his IBF belt (he's still the WBA titlist) as he scored a fifth round knockdown (left hook to the ribs) and lan...Read More

Lebedev Wants a Rematch: I Thought I Won or it Was a Draw

On Saturday night in Moscow, Russia - Murat Gassiev (24-0-1, 17KOs) won a twelve round split decision over Denis Lebedev (29-3, 22KOs) to capture the IBF cruiserweight title. The scores were 114-113 f...Read More

Murat Gassiev Drops, Decisions Lebedev With Split Nod For IBF Belt

Moscow, Russia - Murat Gassiev (24-0-1, 17KOs) dropped and won a twelve round split decision over Denis Lebedev (29-3, 22KOs) to capture the IBF cruiserweight title. The scores were 114-113 for Lebede...Read More

Denis Lebedev vs. Murat Gassiev - LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Denis Lebedev vs. Murat Gassiev - LIVE SCORECARD - Regardless of Saturday's outcome, Denis Lebedev will remain a cruiserweight champ. The defending unified titlist squares off versus unbeaten mandator...Read More

Denis Lebedev-Murat Gassiev: Pre-Fight Report Card

Denis Lebedev-Murat Gassiev: Pre-Fight Report Card

by Cliff Rold - The Russian professional boxing market is one that is still growing, with lots of potential upside. As seen for the multi-million dollar purse bids for Wladimir Klitschko-Alexander Pov...Read More

Lebedev's Manager Explains Why NO WBA Title Shot For Gassiev

Vadim Kornilov, who manages WBA/IBF cruiserweight word champion Denis Lebedev (29-2, 22KOs), explained why his boxer refused to stake both world titles against Murat Gassiev (23-0, 17KOs) on Saturday ...Read More

Roach: Gassiev is Dangerous Early - We'll Take Him Deep, Stop Him

Tomorrow in Moscow, Denis Lebedev defends his IBF cruiserweight title against the hard-hitting and unbeaten Murat Gassiev in Moscow, Russia, in what is expected to be an exciting contest. ...Read More

Photos: Denis Lebedev, Murat Gassiev Ready For Moscow War

Lebedev vs. Gassiev Weigh-in Photo Gallery - Regardless of Saturday's outcome, Denis Lebedev will remain a cruiserweight champ. The defending unified titlist squares off versus unbeaten mandatory chal...Read More

Lebedev, Gassiev Make Weight - But Title Stakes Lighter

Regardless of Saturday's outcome, Denis Lebedev will remain a cruiserweight champ. The defending unified titlist squares off versus unbeaten mandatory challenger Murat Gassiev, with both boxers mak...Read More

Sanchez: Lebedev-Gassiev Should Be ‘Fight Of the Year’ Candidate

Abel Sanchez expects fireworks when Murat Gassiev challenges Denis Lebedev for the IBF cruiserweight title Saturday in Moscow. Sanchez – who trains the bigger, younger Gassiev – likened this bout betw...Read More

Lebedev-Gassiev Dispute Brewing - WBA Belt May NOT Be at Stake!

There is a world title mess brewing with Saturday's highly anticipated cruiserweight showdown in Russia. Several sources with knowledge of the details have advised BoxingScene.com that promoter Andrei...Read More

Lebedev vs. Gassiev - PED Testing After The Fight, Not Before

According to promoter Andrei Ryabinsky of World of Boxing, there is no pre-fight drug testing protocol for Saturday's fight in Russia between IBF/WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev (29-2, 22KOs)...Read More

Freddie Roach Very Confident of Lebedev Defeating Gassiev

Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach, who handles IBF/WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev, is confident his boxer will overcome his mandatory defense against dangerous unbeaten challenger Murat Gas...Read More

Gassiev Reacts To Kovalev's Comments About Abel Sanchez

Undefeated puncher Murat Gassiev says his training camp was top notch for his world title shot on Saturday night at the Khodynka Ice Palace in Moscow. Gassiev will finally get his mandatory crack at I...Read More

Photos: Denis Lebedev, Murat Gassiev - Go Face To Face at Presser

The final press conference was held for Saturday's huge fight card at the Khodynka Ice Palace in Moscow. IBF/WBA cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev will be making a mandatory defense against dangero...Read More

Denis Lebedev Wanted To Subdue Crazy Passenger on His Flight

WBA/IBF cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev (29-2, 22KOs) got more than he bargained for on a flight from Los Angeles to Moscow. The plane was forced to land at the Iqaluit airport due to an unruly p...Read More

Denis Lebedev Would Have Preferred NOT To Face Murat Gassiev

On December 3 in Moscow at the Sports Palace "Megasport" Khodynka, World Boxing Association (WBA) and International Boxing Federation (IBF) cruiserweight champion Denis Lebedev will defend his titles ...Read More

Abel Sanchez: Golovkin Can Be Nice, Gassiev Wants To Hurt You!

According to world class trainer Abel Sanchez, cruiserweight contender Murat Gassiev (23-0 17 KOs) will be the next knockout artist turned star in the sport of boxing. ...Read More

Abel Sanchez on balancing Andy Ruiz, Gassiev training schedules

The heavyweight division was put into a state of flux when WBO/WBA/IBO champion Tyson Fury relinquished his titles after testing positive for cocaine. ...Read More