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Provodnikov: I Said I'd Force Alvarado To Fight My Fight

BoxingScene.com caught up with Ruslan Provodnikov shortly after his 10th round TKO victory over Mike Alvarado. The newly crowned WBO junior welterweight champion said that even though he entered the ...Read More

Alvarado's Trainer: Too Defensive, Didn't Punch Enough

BoxingScene.com caught up with Mike Alvarado's trainer Shann Vilhauer shortly after his fighter suffered the second loss of his career, a TKO loss to Ruslan Provodnikov. Vilhauer feels that Alvarado ...Read More

Self-interested Alvarado violates keyboard warrior code

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - It’s been a rough couple of weeks for the keyboard warriors. First, Timothy Bradley eschews the very fighting style that got him into their good graces seven months ago and el...Read More

Rocky Mountain Hell: Post-War Report Card

Everyone knew it had the potential. The match, the men, were too perfectly suited to think the world would get Wladimir Clinchko-Alexander Povetkin II. The fight met expectations and then some, ...Read More

Provodnikov: I made Alvarado not want to fight anymore

BROOMFIELD, CO --In a classic bout that lived up to it’s billing, Ruslan Provodnikov won the WBO Jr. Welterweight championship when Mike Alvarado did not continue after round ten of a scheduled twelve...Read More

Video: Alvarado's Trainer Admits Wrong Strategy Used

Ryan Burton catches up with Shann Villhauer, the co-trainer of former WBO junior welterweight champion Mike Alvarado, to discuss his fighter's ten round TKO defeated to Ruslan Provodnikov....Read More

Video: Provodnikov's Promoter Discusses Fight Options

Ryan Burton catches up with Artie Pelullo, the promoter of WBO junior welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov, and they discuss the stoppage victory over Mike Alvarado, the potential fight options fo...Read More

Alvarado: I'm No Quitter, Wasn't Worth The Heath Risk

Ruslan Provodnikov (23-2, 16KOs) is a hot piece of boxing property after stopping Mike Alvarado in ten rounds to capture the WBO junior welterweight championship at the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, D...Read More

Compubox: Provodnikov Had Big Power Edge at The End

Ruslan Provodnikov pushed the pace from the opening bell and eventually caught up with the outgunned defending WBO junior welterweight champ Mike Alvarado at the end of round ten. Bolstered by a deva...Read More

Video: Provodnikov on The Stoppage of Mike Alvarado

Ryan Burton catches up with newly crowned WBO junior welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov to discuss his title winning ten round stoppage of Mike Alvarado in the champion's backyard of Denver. ...Read More

Provodnikov Breaks Alvarado To Capture WBO Crown

by David P. Greisman - BROOMFIELD, Colo. — This was a fight that promised brutality and then delivered on that promise. But this fight was not just about delivering brutality, but receiving it. And...Read More

B-Scene Staff Predictions: Alvarado vs. Provodnikov

The expectations are simple – Fight of the Year or bust. It’s not as if Mike Alvarado had enough to live up to, fighting near his hometown and in his first 140 lb. title defense as he faces Ruslan...Read More

Pellulo: Provodnikov Must Win, Can’t Just Be Good Loser

Artie Pelullo of Banner Promotions spoke to BoxingScene’s David P. Greisman at the weigh-in for Saturday’s bout between his fighter, Ruslan Provodnikov, and 140-pound titleholder Mike Alvarado. Box...Read More

Alvarado-Provodnikov - CompuBox Historical Review

WBO junior welterweight champion Mike Alvarado is a much busier fighter, especially with the jab -a weapon he'll need to keep off the hard-charging Ruslan Provodnikov. Both land above the weight class...Read More

Somodio on Filling Roach’s Corner Role For Provodnikov

Though Freddie Roach is the head trainer to Ruslan Provodnikov, the Hall of Famer won’t be in the corner when Provodnikov faces 140-pound titleholder Mike Alvarado on Saturday night. Roach is in th...Read More

Alvarado-Provodnikov Sells Out 1STBANK Center

DENVER -- Denver's very own homegrown world champion "Mile High" MIKE ALVARADO and No. 1 contender the "Siberian Rocky" RUSLAN PROVODNIKOV of Russia -- both coming off nationally-televised Fight of ...Read More

Mike Alvarado-Ruslan Provodnikov: Pre-Report Card

by Cliff Rold - This one is for the meat and potatoes crowd. In a week abuzz with discussion of Saturday’s documentary on the Arturo Gatti-Mickey Ward trilogy, HBO (9:45 PM EST/PST) headlines with...Read More

Provodnikov Ready For Anything That Alvarado Brings

What type of fighter is Ruslan Provodnikov? One who seeks and destroys his opponents with each devastating hook or cross. At least that was what it looked like when he became familiar to fight fan...Read More

Video: Alvarado vs. Provodnikov, Juan Diaz Weigh-In

Ryan Burton catches the official weigh-in to the junior welterweight showdown between WBO champion Mike Alvarado and challenger Ruslan Provodnikov. Watch both fighters make weight and also watch forme...Read More

Photos: Mike Alvarado Makes Weight For Provodnikov

Denver, CO. --- (L-R) WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Mike Alvarado and No. 1 contender Ruslan Provodnikov of Russia weighin (Alvarado came in at 141 but came back later on to take make 139.8 lbs, Pr...Read More