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Alexander Povetkin Expects To Fight Anthony Joshua Next

Alexander Povetkin (34-1, 24 KOs) is expecting to become the next opponent for IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO world champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs). Povetkin is the mandatory challenger under the WBA and ...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter Claims $4.3 Million Court Win Over Wilder

According to the team behind Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin, they have claimed a $4.3 million court victory over WBC champion Deontay Wilder over a cancelled fight back in 2016. According to r...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter Feels They Have Good Shot To Shock Joshua

Russian heavyweight contender Alexander Povetkin is pushing hard to secure his mandatory shot at IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO world champion Anthony Joshua. The World Boxing Association recently ordered Joshua ...Read More

Povetkin: Anthony Joshua is a Strong Fighter, But Has Flaws

Russian veteran Alexander Povetkin views IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua as a dangerous opponent with a good punch - but says the British superstar also has his flaws. Recently,...Read More

Joshua Admits Miller or Povetkin Are More Likely For Next Fight

Anthony Joshua considers American Jarrell Miller or Alexander Povetkin of Russia his likeliest next challenger. The IBF, WBA, IBO and WBO heavyweight champion's management have made an offer to Deonta...Read More

Joshua Hopes Povetkin Backs Off So Wilder Fight Can Happen

Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) wants to face fellow unbeaten world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder next, rather than Alexander Povetkin, the British boxer told the BBC on Tuesday. Joshua unified th...Read More

Alexander Povetkin: I Want The Joshua Fight Immediately

Alexander Povetkin (34-1, 24 KOs), a mandatory contender to WBA and WBO world titles in the heavyweight division, said that the next time he enters the ring he wants that return to be against Anthony ...Read More

Dillian Whyte Embraces Pulev - But Still Wants Povetkin Clash

British heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte has issue with a potential IBF final eliminator against Kubrat Pulev. Last week, the International Boxing Federation ordered Whyte and Pulev to face each ...Read More

Hearn: Joshua 'Very Likely' To Fight Wilder or Povetkin Next

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua's next fight is "very likely" to be against Deontay Wilder or Alexander Povetkin, promoter Eddie Hearn said Friday. Joshua unified the World Boxing Associatio...Read More

Team Povetkin, With WBA Order, Aim To Force Joshua Shot

Promoter Andrei Ryabinsky of World of Boxing, who handle Russian heavyweight contender Alexander Povetkin, will do everything possible to force a mandatory fight with WBA, IBO, WBA, IBF world champion...Read More

Povetkin Hopes Joshua is Next, Feels He Made UK Fans

Alexander Povetkin is pleased with his most recent performance and believes that he made a big impression on the UK fans. This past Saturday night, Povetkin knocked out Olympic bronze medal winner Dav...Read More

Povetkin Distances Himself From Whyte, Wants Joshua Shot

Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin is distancing himself from a potential fight with British contender Dillian Whyte. This past Saturday night, Povetkin knocked out Olympic bronze medal winner Dav...Read More

David Price: He Broke My Nose, 30 Stitches in Mouth, 12 on Eyes

Olympic bronze medal winner David Price (22-5, 18 KOs) is looking to bounce back after last Saturday's vicious defeat at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Before a crowd of nearly 80,000 fans, P...Read More

Povetkin's Coach: No Point in Fighting Whyte, We Want Joshua!

Ivan Kirpa, the trainer of Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin, sees no point in taking part in a fight with British contender Dillian Whyte. On Saturday, Povetkin knocked out David Price in brutal...Read More

Whyte: I'd Fight Povetkin Next - A Good Jab Beats Him All Day!

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBO, IBF, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, admits that Alexander Povetkin is one of the frontrunners to face his superstar boxer next. Both of them were in actio...Read More

Povetkin's Promoter: I've Spoke To Hearn About Joshua Fight

Andrei Ryabinsky, promoter for Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin of Russia, says he's been in talks with Eddie Hearn, who promotes IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (21...Read More

David Price: I Put it All on The Line, I Loved Every Minute!

It was a brutal scene for the packed crowd of nearly 80,000 at Principality Stadium in Cardiff, when they witnessed Alexander Povetkin of Russia retain his position as the mandatory challenger for the...Read More

Bellew on Price's KO Loss: I'm a Bit Heartbroken To Be Honest

Alexander Povetkin of Russia is back on the cusp of another heavyweight world title fight after a brutal knockout of David Price on Saturday. The WBA champion from 2011-13, Povetkin’s career stalled t...Read More

Photos: Alexander Povetkin Crushes David Price With Brutal KO!

Povetkin, Price Fight Photos Gallery - WBA and WBO number one contender Alexander Povetkin sickeningly knocked out Liverpool’s David Price in the fifth round of the chief supporting bout here at Cardi...Read More

Alexander Povetkin vs. Dillian Whyte Eyed By Eddie Hearn

On Saturday night, Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin put himself in position for another world title fight after he knocked out Britain’s David Price in the fifth round of their showdown before a...Read More