Articles by author: Alexey Sukachev(1670 results)

Eastern Europe Update: Sharipova, Stretskiy, Uzbeks Win

Eastern Europe fight scene had some time this past weekend with no less than five locally notable club shows being staged in Russia (two), Ukraine (two) and Poland (one), with several more fighters fr...Read More

Denis Lebedev Crushes Altunkaya in 3, Abdullaev Beats Lundy

Traktor Sport Palace, Chelyabinsk, Russia - Returning for the first time since July of 2017, former WBA crusierweight world champion Denis Lebedev (31-2, 23 KOs) scored a crushing third round knockout...Read More

Umar Salamov Destroys Denis Liebau in Two, Kudryashov Wins

Grozny - In the main event of the evening, IBF #11 and WBO #14 lanky Chechen light heavyweight Umar Salamov (22-1, 17 KOs) shined with an effective destruction over German import Denis Liebau (24-3, 2...Read More

Shavkat Rakhimov Destroys Robinson Castellanos in Two

Russia - Rapidly rising Tajik star Shavkat Rakhimov (13-0, 10 KOs), who is based at the city of Ekaterinburg, Russia, impressed once again - this time by destroying capable upset artist and former wor...Read More

Evgeny Tishchenko Makes Pro Debut With TKO Win in Five

Russia - Feelings were mixed about a pro debut of Evgeny Tishchenko, the Russia's only Olympic gold medalist at the recent Olympics in Rio. The towering boxer (6'5''), who has won his honours in cont...Read More

Donaire: Burnett Made Big Mistake, I Still Have Some Tricks

Donaire, Burnett Fight - Last Friday night at the Rossiya Theatre in Moscow, the quarter-finals were set for Season II of the World Boxing Super Series - with tournaments taking place in the super lig...Read More

Tete Admits He Would Have Selected Payano as First WBSS Foe

Tete vs. Aloyan World Boxing Super Series - spoke with Tete (27-3, 21 KOs) about making the decision to participate in the WBSS and selected a former champion in Aloyan (4-0, 0KOs) as ...Read More

Cecilia Braekhus Dominates Inna Sagaydakovskaya Over Ten

Olympic Stadium, Moscow, Russia - WBA, WBO, WBO, IBF, IBO welterweight champion Cecilia Braekhus (34-0, 9 KOs) had way too much for previously undefeated Inna Sagaydakovskaya (7-1, 3 KOs). Braekhus do...Read More

Fedor Chudinov Wins Controversial Decision Over Mohammedi

Moscow, Russia - Former light heavyweight world title challenger Nadjib Mohammedi should have had a hugely successful return to the super middleweight class with a career-lifting decision over former ...Read More

Usyk, Gassiev Promise High Drama, Fireworks in WBSS Final

With just several hours left before the biggest Russian fight card in recent years, Moscow is well prepared for the event. The fight week saw a fascinating constellation of boxing stars and standouts ...Read More

Usyk-Gassiev Results: Briedis Wins, Ponomarev Shocked

Moscow, Russia - A vacant IBF International middleweight remained vacant after a tedious but at the same time hard-fought draw between WBA #10 and WBA Continental champion Magomed Madiev (11-0-1, 4 KO...Read More

Usyk vs. Gassiev - Full World Boxing Super Series Card

Russian Boxing Federation announced the official fight card of the biggest Russian boxing event this year – World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight final between world champions Olekandr Usyk and Mura...Read More

RBF Exec: We Secured QF/SF Fights For The WBSS Season 2

Aside from landing one of the biggest boxing events in recent years, a mega-fight for unified cruiserweight honors between WBC/WBO champion Oleksandr Usyk and WBA/IBF champion Murat Gassiev, Moscow wi...Read More

RBF Exec Slams Usyk's Manager Over WBSS Event Comments

Some interesting news broke out on Friday regarding the much-anticipated World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight final between WBA/IBF Murat Gassiev (26-0, 19 KOs) and WBC/WBO Oleksander Usyk (14-0, 1...Read More

Chuprakov, Kashinsky, Romanov Win Bouts in Ekaterinburg

IBF #5, WBO #6, WBA #11 ranked cruiserweight Yuri Kashinsky (16-0, 15 KOs) did what he needed to do in stopping overmatched Brazilian Julio Cesar Dos Santos (28-9, 25 KOs) in three rounds of a one-sid...Read More

Sergey Lipinets Moves to 147, Hunting For More Gold

With the World Boxing Super Series preparing both for its grand finale and also for the draw for the upcoming 2018/2019 season, tension and irritability are getting high both among those taking part i...Read More

Nikolai Valuev: Usyk vs. Gassiev Will Be The Fight of The Year

Nikolai Valuev, a State Duma deputy, has been here before and has done exactly that – which means being part of the hype and giving his take on high-profile fights. A former two-time WBA heavyweight c...Read More

Sagaydakovskaya on Braekhus, Gassiev vs. Usyk, More

Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk (14-0, 11 KOs) collides with Russia's Murat Gassiev (26-0, 19 KOs) in the World Boxing Super Series Grand finale. The bout, which takes place on July 21 in Moscow, Russia, wil...Read More

Egorov vs. Kayode, Ahmedov vs. Barroso Showdowns in Play

While the epicenter of local attention will undeniably be at the Olimpiyskiy Sports Arena in Moscow, Russia, where World Boxing Super Series cruiserweight final takes place on July 21st, one of the to...Read More

WBSS Season Two Draw To Take Place in Moscow, July 22

The cruiserweight final of the first season of the World Boxing Super Series had been formally announced this week, featuring the two top 200-pounders in the worldy: unified Super WBA / IBF champion M...Read More