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Photos: Tishchenko Honored For Gold Medal By Vladimir Putin

MOSCOW, RUSSIA - Russia's president Vladimir Putin awards Rio 2016 Olympic boxing champion Evgeny Tishchenko with the Order of Friendship at a meeting with Russia's Olympic team members at Moscow's Kr...Read More

Ryabinsky Backs Russian Paralympic Team Courtroom Expenses

Today Russian Paralympic Team filed a claim with CAS for the cancel of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) decision to dismiss RCC. The Russian team is supported by Andrey Ryabinsky, Vice-Pre...Read More

Russian Boxers Have Been Cleared To Compete in Olympics

The 11 Russian boxers qualified for the Rio Olympics have been cleared to compete in the Games by an International Olympic Committee review panel, the International Boxing Association has announced. ...Read More

Evchenko Beats Tamrazyan, Novikov Returns With a Win

Seven and a half years after his first national title, captured in a tough fight against Vyacheslav Yakovenko, formerly rated welterweight journeyman Alexey Evchenko added another Russian trophy to hi...Read More

Pavel Semjonov Decisions Mirkko Moisar in Grudge Match

In a heated local encounter between two of the best Estonian professional boxers, the more experienced Pavel Semjonov (17-4-2, 7 KOs) got the better of well-known kickboxer Mirkko Moisar (5-2, 3 KOs) ...Read More

Briedis Batters Durodola In Nine, Awaits Bellew-Makabu Winner

Russian welterweight Aslanbek Kozaev (29-2-1, 7 KOs) got yet another close win - this time over eight rounds against Georgan recent debutant Nikoloz Gvajava (6-1-1, 6 KOs), who suffered his first care...Read More

Oleg Yefimovich Retains Euro/WBA Regional With TKO Win

Former European title challenger and recent UBO world titleholder (whatever it means) Olexander Yegorov (16-1-1, 8 KOs) got the better of very experienced and durable Belarussian Andrey Isaev (29-7, 9...Read More

Mickey Rourke Plans To Fight Again in The Summer?

Well known actor Mickey Rourke, who had eight fights as a pro and last fought in 1994, is reportedly going to have a return to the ring in the summer in Yekaterinburg, according to a representative of...Read More

Ukrainian Dive Scandal: Golovko’s Win Removed, Kuts Gets a Ban

As was previously reported by BoxingScene.com, on March 18, comebacking Ukrainian welterweight Valentyn Golovko had scored his victory by stopping overmatched and faded compatriot Valentyn Kuts in two...Read More

Valentyn Golovko Stops Valentyn Kuts in Three in Lviv

Lanky welterweight Valentyn Golovko (23-1, 16 KOs) continued his comeback after a bitter loss to Jerry Belmontes earlier this year with a solid stoppage win over stagnating compatriot Valentyn Kuts, h...Read More

Golovko Destroys Petrov, Baysangurovs Win in Rovno

Uvais Baysangurov, an uncle of former WBO light middleweight champion Zaurbek Baysangurov, moved forward as a promoter tonight, staging a small event in the city of Rovno, Ukraine - the first case of ...Read More

Chuprakov Dominates Akhundov Over 12 In Russia

German Titov as a promoter with his son Alexey as a matchmaker unified their efforts to produce a tiny show Saturday afternoon at the Rings Arena in Ekaterinburg, Russia. The show was offered for loca...Read More

Hryunov: I Was Attacked By Four Men, Hit With Metal Object

As reported yesterday, well known international promoter Vladimir Hryunov was hospitalized after he was attacked by unknown individuals late night Thursday/early Friday morning. ...Read More

Vladimir Hryunov Hospitalized, Battered in Late Night Attack

Numerous Russian outlets are reported that well known international promoter Vladimir Hryunov was hospitalized after he was attacked by unknown individuals late night Thursday/early Friday morning. It...Read More

Roy Jones Jr. Continues To Be an Enemy of Ukraine

Former four division world champion Roy Jones Jr. continues to be a enemy of Ukraine. A few months ago, BoxingScene.com reported that Jones was being added to a list of individuals who "threaten t...Read More

Sarukhanyan and Sargsyan Are Victorious in Moscow

On the same day Roy Jones Jr. was knocked out cold on the outskirts of the Third Ring Road, another, much smaller but no less interesting (for a hardcore junkie) event took place at the Artist nightcl...Read More

Ryabinskiy Angry at Hryunov For Roy Jones' Brutal KO

Andrey Ryabinskiy, the head of Russia’s top boxing promotional company “World of Boxing” had a lot to say regarding the recent crushing defeat, suffered by American icon Roy Jones Jr. (62-9, 45 KOs), ...Read More

Alexander Kubich Blasts Out Joey Vegas in Three

Kirill Pchelnikov's Pushka Promotions (in association with the Ultimatum Promotions) continued their recent activities with the second installment in less than a week by staging a nice-packed little c...Read More

Photos: Mayweather, Provodnikov, Lebedev BIG Gallery!

Russia - Former five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. was greeting by some seasoned observers during his time in Moscow, WBA cruiserweight champon Denis Lebedev and former WBO 140-pound ch...Read More

Vyacheslav Mirzaev Decisions Issa Nampepeche To Win

Local lightweight favorite Marina Popova, born in Yerevan, Armenia, had a bit far more than she could chew in hard-nosed, grizzled Kenyan Sarah Achieng. Standing tall, fighting like an amateur rookie ...Read More