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Joshua Ordered By WBO To Make Mandatory After Povetkin

The WBO hasn’t appointed a mandatory challenger for its heavyweight title. That hasn’t stopped the sanctioning organization from informing Anthony Joshua that he’ll have to make a mandatory defense of...Read More

Povetkin's Coach Very Pleased With Training Camp For Joshua

Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin has completed the first stage of preparation for the mandatory fight against WBA, IBF, IBO and WBO world champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs). ...Read More

Izu Ugonoh May Join Povetkin's Camp, To Help Him For Joshua

Heavyweight contender Izu Ugonoh (18-1, 15 KOs) is potentially going to join the training camp of Alexander Povetkin, to help the Russian boxer prepare for his mandatory fight with WBO, WBA, IBF, IBO ...Read More

Deontay Wilder: Povetkin Fight Will Be Difficult For Joshua

Deontay Wilder doesn’t consider Alexander Povetkin the easy way out for Anthony Joshua. While Wilder obviously feels he is a more dangerous opponent for the British superstar than Povetkin, the unbeat...Read More

Hearn: We're Looking To Get British Ref For Joshua-Povetkin

According to promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom, there will be a British referee for the upcoming showdown between IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua and mandatory challenger ...Read More

Whyte: Bellew Won't Face Me, Povetkin is a Coward Too

Dillian Whyte is only a few days away from his showdown with former WBO heavyweight world champion Joseph Parker. Whyte will face Parker on Saturday night at the O2 Arena in London. A victory over Par...Read More

David Price: Povetkin is Better Than Parker, He'd Knock Him Out

Olympic bronze medal winner David Price believes Alexander Povetkin is not only a better fighter than Joseph Parker - he would pick the Russian boxer to knock Parker out. Parker became the only fighte...Read More

Joshua: My Side is Signed, I Need To Get Wilder To Sign

WBA, IBF, WBO, IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) is crossing his fingers that a deal with WBC champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) can be made for next year. Joshua has a schedu...Read More

Povetkin Pleased Joshua Fight Is In London; Feels Less Pressure

NEW YORK – Alexander Povetkin isn’t the least bit concerned about boxing Anthony Joshua at a sold-out Wembley Stadium in London. In fact, the Russian contender will feel more comfortable challenging J...Read More

Promoter: If Joshua Had Choice, He Wouldn't Fight Povetkin

If Anthony Joshua had a choice, one of Alexander Povetkin’s promoters is certain he wouldn’t have picked Povetkin as his next opponent. That’s the message Vadim Kornilov delivered during a press confe...Read More

Povetkin: I've Always Been Clean, Failed Tests Were Suspicious

As BoxingScene.com previously reported, Anthony Joshua believes he would be forced to quit boxing if the heavyweight champion ever endured the kind of doping scandals that have engulfed Alexander Pove...Read More

Anthony Joshua: I'd Rather Lose Than Use PEDs To Win

Unified world champion Anthony Joshua wants to cement his legacy in heavyweight boxing in "chapter two" of his career, starting with his fight against Alexander Povetkin. Deontay Wilder has long been ...Read More

Anthony Joshua: This is Chapter 2 For Me - All Comers Welcome!

ANTHONY JOSHUA was back on home turf in Wembley Stadium today, going face-to-face with his September 22 foe Alexander Povetkin. Joshua spoke of his respect for his challenger and said he has watched ...Read More

Photos: Anthony Joshua, Alexander Povetkin - Face To Face in UK

Povetkin, Joshua London Press Conference Photos Gallery - Anthony Joshua’s heavyweight title defense against Alexander Povetkin will be aired on the streaming platform DAZN on Sept. 22 as part of the ...Read More

Photos: Anthony Joshua, Alexander Povetkin - Go Face To Face

Joshua, Povetkin New York Press Conference Photos Gallery - Anthony Joshua’s heavyweight title defense against Alexander Povetkin will be aired on the streaming platform DAZN on Sept. 22 as part of th...Read More

Joshua Warns Miller: Anyone is Welcome To Come Get The Smoke!

Anthony Joshua faced off with Alexander Povetkin on Tuesday – only for Jarrell Miller to try to steal the show. Former Olympic champion Joshua had to square up to Miller during his meet with Povetkin ...Read More

DAZN Fighter Signings, Event Dates, Service Price Revealed

There was string of announcements at the Tuesday's press conference to reveal various aspects connected to Perform Group's DAZN streaming service, which signed a multi-year deal with Eddie Hearn's Mat...Read More

Price: Joshua Did Not Knock Takam Out Cold - Povetkin Did

It was officially announced on Monday that Anthony Joshua will defend his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight titles against mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin at Wembley on Sept. 22. The 28-year-o...Read More

Nelson: Povetkin is a Serious, Serious Threat For Anthony Joshua

Anthony Joshua will fight Alexander Povetkin at Wembley in September, promoter Eddie Hearn confirmed on Monday. IBF, IBO, WBA and WBO champion Joshua and Hearn had earlier announced dates for two figh...Read More

Hearn: Povetkin Extremely Dangerous, AJ Will Make a Statement

As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, Anthony Joshua will defend his World Boxing Association, World Boxing Organization, International Boxing Organization and International Boxing Federation hea...Read More