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Fury: Joshua Did Really Well With Povetkin - I'm Totally Different

TYSON FURY insists heavyweight rival Anthony Joshua did ‘really well’ in his latest win over Alexander Povetkin. Fury is set to take on WBC heavyweight chief Deontay Wilder in Los Angeles on December ...Read More

Alexander Povetkin Will Have Two More Fights, Then Retire

Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (34-2, 24 KOs), 39-years-old, is going to have two more fights at most, before retiring for good from the sport. Back in September, Povetkin took part in w...Read More

Bellew: Ortiz & Povetkin Are PED Cheats - NOT Saunders, Whyte

Former cruiserweight world champion Tony Bellew has been a very outspoken critic of boxers who are caught using performance enhancing drugs. In fact, Bellew had recently called for fighters like Luis ...Read More

Lennox Lewis Believes Alexander Povetkin Should Retire

In the opinion of former undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis, 39-year-old Alexander Povetkin should call it a day and retire from boxing. Last week, Povetkin was knocked out in seven rounds b...Read More

Hearn: Joshua Had Horrific Camp, Flu Before Fighting Povetkin

Anthony Joshua didn’t quite seem like himself throughout the week before his fight against Alexander Povetkin. According to promoter Eddie Hearn, the huge heavyweight champion had every reason to feel...Read More

Anthony Joshua-Alexander Povetkin: Afterthoughts

What fans take into a fight can color how they perceive the realities that unfold. Saturday’s heavyweight clash between titlist Anthony Joshua and Alexander Povetkin was happening under an obvious clo...Read More

WBC Prez is Proud of Povetkin's Performance With Joshua

Although his organization was not involved in the fight, World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman was very proud of the performance of Alexander Povetkin of Russia. Povetkin (34-2, 24 KOs), wh...Read More

Joshua: Povetkin Strong, But Didn't Hurt Me In The First Round

Anthony Joshua doesn’t deny that Alexander Povetkin can punch. The former WBA heavyweight champion clearly was dangerous during their title fight Saturday night in London. Joshua contends he wasn’t “h...Read More

Photos: Anthony Joshua Blasts Out Povetkin - MEGA Gallery

Joshua, Povetkin Fight Photos Gallery - Unified WBA ’super', IBF, IBO and WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua retained his titles with a vicious seventh round knockout over mandatory WBA challenge...Read More

Anthony Joshua: I Got My Knockout Streak Back

Anthony Joshua delivered a devastating technical knockout in the seventh round to defeat Alexander Povetkin and retain his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO world heavyweight championship belts. Joshua improved h...Read More

Povetkin Credits Joshua For Big Win, Has No Excuses Over Loss

Russian boxer Alexander Povetkin admitted that IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua was the stronger fighter in their showdown on Saturday night at Wembley in London. Before a crowd ...Read More

Fury Not Impressed With Joshua Win: Biggest Bum I Ever Saw

WBO, IBO, WBA, IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua retained his world titles, and inflicted the first stoppage defeat of Alexander Povetkin’s professional career with a ruthless seventh-round fini...Read More

Anthony Joshua-Alexander Povetkin - CompuBox Punch Stats

Working behind a steady jab (8 landed/24 thrown per round), Anthony Joshua found his range in round seven and closed the show by landing 11 of 17 power shots. Alexander Povetkin had a 43-37 edge in po...Read More

Anthony Joshua Drops, Stops Alexander Povetkin in Seventh

Anthony Joshua Drops, Stops Alexander Povetkin in Seventh

By Keith Idec - Alexander Povetkin was dangerous at times Saturday night, but Anthony Joshua ultimately did what he has done to all but one professional opponent. The hard-hitting British superstar dr...Read More

Anthony Joshua-Alexander Povetkin: LIVE BoxingScene Scorecard

Joshua, Povetkin Scorecard Live BoxingScene - Heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua hit the scales nearly two stones heavier than Russian opponent Alexander Povetkin as the two weighed in for Satu...Read More

Joshua vs. Povetkin: CompuBox Historical Review

IBF, IBO, WBC, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua landed 35% of his total punches, while opponents landed 21.2%, giving Joshua a plus/minus rating of +13.8- #3 among CompuBox Categorical Leaders....Read More

Joshua Wants To Emulate Ronaldo and Pacquiao's Longevity

Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) defends his IBF World, WBA Super World, WBO, and IBO heavyweight titles against Alexander Povetkin (34-1, 24 early) at Wembley Stadium on Sky Sports PPV on Saturday night...Read More

Anthony Joshua-Alexander Povetkin: Stats & Stakes

Alexander Povetkin has gone from being the hottest young heavyweight in the world to facing him. The 2004 Olympic gold medalist at super heavyweight burst into the upper echelon of the professional ra...Read More

Promoter: Joshua Knows What He Faces In Underestimated Povetkin

Odds-makers, most fans and the vast majority of experts don’t consider Alexander Povetkin too big of a threat to upset Anthony Joshua on Saturday night. Povetkin’s promoters get the sense, however, th...Read More

Siesta: Upset on Joshua-Povetkin could change the boxing world

The dust barely settled around the biggest fight of this year between pound-for-pound stars Gennady Golovkin and Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on Mexican Independence Day this past weekend in Las Vegas, the b...Read More