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Bivol Confirms Enrollment in VADA Testing for Barrera Fight

Dmitry Bivol confirmed Friday in an interview with BoxingScene.com that he has enrolled in VADA’s testing program for his upcoming title fight against Sullivan Barrera. Bivol arrived in the Los Angele...Read More

Barrera Brings in Chris Algieri To Further Prepare For Dmitry Bivol

Light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera (21-1, 14 KO) and his team have brought in former world champion Chris Algieri to use as a nutritionist to further prepare for the upcoming showdown with W...Read More

Kovalev: Bivol is More Talented, Stronger; Will Beat Barrera

Sergey Kovalev respects Sullivan Barrera’s unconventional decision to fight Dmitry Bivol instead of facing him March 3 in New York. Barrera, the mandatory challenger for Bivol’s WBA light heavyweight ...Read More

Barrera To Duva: I Didn't Reject Kovalev, You Offered 100K Less

Light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera has come out firing after reading a recent article on BoxingScene.com. Promoter Kathy Duva of Main Events had discussed how WBO light heavyweight champion ...Read More

Duva: Kovalev 'Disappointed' Barrera Turned Down March 3 Fight

Sergey Kovalev was hopeful following his knockout of Vyacheslav Shabranskyy that Sullivan Barrera would opt to fight him next. Barrera turned down an opportunity to face Kovalev on November 25 because...Read More

Duva: Bivol is Stepping Up in Barrera Bout, Has a Lot to Prove

Dmitry Bivol is the undefeated, defending champion and the favorite to beat Sullivan Barrera when they meet March 3 in New York. Promoter Kathy Duva believes Bivol is the boxer with more to prove, how...Read More

Duva: Kovalev Could Face Beterbiev Before Bivol-Barrera Winner

The doubleheader HBO will televise March 3 seems set up for Sergey Kovalev to face the Dmitry Bivol-Sullivan Barrera winner. That’s one potential plan, according to promoter Kathy Duva, though not nec...Read More

Barrera: Bivol Dragging His Feet on Agreeing To VADA Testing

Top light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera is really looking forward to his scheduled showdown with WBA world champion Dmitry Bivol - but he wants both sides to undergo VADA testing for performa...Read More

Duva Explains Barrera's Decision to Choose Bivol Over Kovalev

Kathy Duva believed Sullivan Barrera would take the Sergey Kovalev fight this time. The Cuban contender turned down a November 25 fight against Kovalev because it wasn’t a title fight at the time it w...Read More

Bviol Aims For Showcase Performance Against Sullivan Barrera

On Saturday, March 3rd at New York City’s Theater at Madison Square Garden, newly minted WBA world light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol of Russia makes his second defense of the title against Cuba’...Read More

Barrera Taking Less Money For Bivol, Offered More For Kovalev

It's now a done deal for March 3rd at the Theater of Madison Square Garden where HBO will televise two light heavyweight title fights. In the main event, WBO champion Sergey Kovalev will face IBO cham...Read More

Kovalev-Mikhalkin, Bivol-Barrera Doubleheader Finalized, March 3

Sergey Kovalev continues his rise back to the top of the light heavyweight division when he returns to the Mecca of Boxing on Saturday, March 3rd to defend the WBO Light Heavyweight World Title versus...Read More

Barrera Holds His Nose: The Kovalev vs. Mikhalkin Fight is a Joke!

Light heavyweight contender Sullivan Barrera has come out swinging over rumors that he turned down a potential fight with WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev. The two fighters are slated to ...Read More

Kovalev-Mikhalkin, Bivol-Barrera in Works for 3/3 at MSG Theater

Sullivan Barrera has turned down a fight against Sergey Kovalev again. According to an ESPN.com story posted Monday afternoon, Kovalev will make the first defense of the WBO light heavyweight title he...Read More

Andre Ward: Barrera Gives Anyone at 175 a Run For Their Money

Mandalay Bay, LAS VEGAS, NV - Sullivan Barrera (21-1) has bounced back nicely from his March, 2016 unanimous decision loss to Andre Ward. Since that setback, Barrera has gone 4-0- with two knockouts a...Read More

Dmitry Bivol, Sullivan Barrera Ordered To Fight By WBA

The World Boxing Association (WBA) Championships Committee notified Cuban boxer Sullivan Barrera (21-1, 14KO) that he is the mandatory opponent to fight for the Light Heavyweight Championship, current...Read More

Bivol's Manager on Facing Barrera, Kovalev, Beterbiev, More

Light heavyweight Dmitry Bivol (13-0, 11 KOs) is undeniably one of Russia’s top new stars. The Russian is coming off a major knockout win over Australian Trent Broadhurst, which has officially confirm...Read More

Kovalev-Shabranskyy Peaked at 900K Viewers, Averaged 869K

Sergey Kovalev’s return from his second defeat to Andre Ward was a success in and out of the ring. According to ratings released Wednesday by Nielsen Media Research, a peak audience of 900,000 viewers...Read More

Sullivan Barrera To Be Offered The Option of Kovalev or Bivol

After disposing of Vyacheslav Shabranskyy in two rounds on Saturday night at the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York, it looks like Sergey Kovalev will be making a relatively quick return in ...Read More

Photos: Sullivan Barrera Gets Off The Deck, Beats Felix Valera

Barrera vs. Valera Fight Photos Gallery - The co-feature of the evening started off with a bang as both Sullivan Barrera (21-1, 14 KOs) of Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and Felix Valera (162, 13 KOs) of Santo ...Read More