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 Last update:  10/20/2013       Read more by David P. Greisman         
   
Top Rank Has Option to Co-Promote One Provodnikov Bout
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by David P. Greisman

Though there is not a rematch clause mandating another bout between Mike Alvarado and Ruslan Provodnikov, that doesn’t mean a rematch isn’t still a possibility, according to Provodnikov’s promoter, Artie Pelullo of Banner Promotions.

“There’s a one-fight option with Top Rank. We’ll co-promote,” Pelullo told BoxingScene.com after Provodnikov’s 10th-round stoppage of Alvarado on Saturday night in Broomfield, Colo. “It could be a rematch, absolutely.”

Precisely what happens with Provodnikov, Banner Promotions and Top Rank will be determined by the two promoters, he said.

“We’ll find out when we decide together,” Pelullo said.

As for whether Pelullo would like Provodnikov-Alvarado 2 to take place?

“I think I would do what’s best for all concerns,” he said. “I think Alvarado, if he wants a rematch and Ruslan agrees, I think he should get one.”

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Tags: Ruslan Provodnikov , Top Rank


 

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comment by MDPopescu, on 10-21-2013
Alvarado struggled to make the 140 weight, wasn't he? Plus: Mike can't show anything new, other than he already showed on Saturday night... Provodnikov isn't just a slugger or a 'beast" -- he was quite savvy in cutting the ring and throwing a wide variety of punches from mid and close range. ...

comment by PeterNeversoft, on 10-21-2013
[QUOTE=The Weebler I]People say stuff like this about Arum all the time, the worst part is it seems like they mean it. Anyway, I don't want to see Alvarado v Provo next. I'd rather watch Rios v Provodnikov at 140 depending on how the Pac-Rios fight goes.[/QUOTE] I like the idea of Ruslan ve...

comment by davidw9785, on 10-20-2013
[QUOTE=Carpe Diem]Ruslan vs Rios is a better fight even though i think Ruslan would win by TKO. It'd be a straight up bulldog fight with both fighters coming forward and exchanging punches.[/QUOTE] Rios is going to be damaged beyond repair after Pac. I'm not saying that as a Pac-worshiper, but...

comment by #YOLO, on 10-20-2013
Don't think mike wants anything to do with Provo.

comment by Detroit29, on 10-20-2013
Arum maybe a slimball, but a dumb businessman he is not. If ruslan would have lost, the option would have been dropped like mosley when he lost to Pac.

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