Articles by author: Alexey Sukachev(1617 results)

Alexey Papin, Egorov, Chelokshaev Back on March 17 in Zhukovka

The World of Boxing promotional company is best known for staging huge, long-night tournaments, featuring the who’s who of Russian boxing – like Denis Lebedev, Alexander Povetkin or recently retired G...Read More

Szeremeta Stops Goddi in Two, Emiliano Marsili Wins

In an important middleweight match-up, Polish master Kamil Szeremeta (17-0, 3 KOs) got arguably the biggest win of his career by stopping Italian Alessandro Goddi (33-3-1, 16 KOs) in two rounds, claim...Read More

Gassiev, Usyk and 'Fight of The Year' Expectations in Jeddah

Gassiev, Usyk and 'Fight of The Year' Expectations in Jeddah

By Alexey Sukachev - At the conclusion of one winter month and at the start of another - the cruiserweights delivered. This time they delivered in a double package - as part of the semi-finals of the ...Read More

Shavkat Rakhimov Stops Malcolm Klassen in The Eight

Malcolm Klassen's honorable career might have hit its end in Shavkat Rakhimov's first defense of his IBO super featherweight title. Rakhimov (now 12-0, 9 KOs) stopped former two-time IBF 130lb champio...Read More

Dumanov Shocks Mikhaylenko, Evgeny Romanov Wins Big

DIVS,Ekaterinburg - Dmitry Mikhaylenko's stagnating career took another major hit, and once again in front of his supporters in Ekaterinburg, Russia, as he was dealt his third decision loss in his las...Read More

Rakhimov vs. Klassen for IBO Strap, Feb. 10 in Ekaterinburg

RCC Boxing Promotions, a relatively new promotional outfit led by familiar faces of well-known Ural boxing stalwarts German (the father) and Alexey (the son) Titov, presents its first installment of 2...Read More

Maxim Vlasov Stops Olanrewaju Durodola in Ten Rounds

Sochi, Russia - Maxim Vlasov, arguably the best cruiserweight in the world who doesn't compete as a regular entrant to the World Boxing Super Series, further positioned himself as both a primary back-...Read More

Gassiev vs. Dorticos - LIVE Results From Shochi

In a very hard-fought lightweight affair, Balashikha resident Roman Andreev (21-0, 15 KOs) acquired a vacant WBO International 135lb title and positioned himself further for a world title shot in futu...Read More

Gassiev Praises Sergey Kovalev, Ready To Face Lebedev Again

Murat Gassiev (25-0, 18 KOs) is diligently preparing for the second semifinal of the World Boxing Super Series, which is about to take place on February 3 in Sochi, Russia. Gassiev, the IBF cruiserwei...Read More

Alexey Papin Comes Back on March 17 in Zhukovka

Fresh off his breakthrough win, a scary first-round knockout of badly faded Ukrainian Ismayl Sillakh last November, red hot Russian cruiserweight Alexey Papin (9-0, 8 KOs) will stay busy with a tune-u...Read More

Eastern European Round-Up: Yegorov, Podolsky, Terentiev

Lightweight Alexander “Big Troubles” Podolsky (10-1, 4 KOs) erased bad memories of his last fight and came back into a winning column yesterday at the Pabellon municipal in Sedavi, Spain, where he bli...Read More

Aloyan vs. Espinoza, Andreev vs. Evans Added to Gassiev-Dorticos

Two more fights are being added to the biggest Russian boxing event of the starting year (its first part at least) – the World Boxing Super Series semifinal between IBF champion Murat Gassiev (25-0, 1...Read More

Taguchi Out-Points Melindo in Light Flyweight Unification Fight

Japan’s Ryoichi Taguchi out-pointed the Philippines’ Milan Melindo in their 12-round, 108-pound title unification fight Sunday night in Tokyo. Taguchi (27-2-2, 12 KOs) won a unanimous decision over Me...Read More

WBO Flyweight Champ Kimura Batters Igarashi, Stops Him in 9th

In one of the bigger upsets of 2017, unheralded Japanese fighter Sho Kimura stopped famed two-time Olympic gold medalist Zou Shiming to claim the WBO flyweight belt. Kimura was a big underdog against ...Read More

Kyoguchi Stops Buitrago in 8th to Retain IBF 105-Pound Title

IBF minimumweight champion Hiroto Kyoguchi (9-0, 7 KOs) got the biggest win of his career Sunday by stopping Nicaraguan Carlos "Chokorroncito" Buitrago (30-3-1, 17 KOs) in the eighth round in Tokyo. ...Read More

Ali Akhmedov, Sagaydakovskaya, Sharipova Secure Big Wins

In a minor upset Saturday night in Almaty, Kazakhstan, local super middleweight Yedil Kozhamberdiev (1-2, 1 KO) saw his momentum vanquished by experienced Belarussian journeyman Ruslan Rodzvicih (15-2...Read More

Inoue-Boyeaux Undercard Results From Japan

in an easy outing Saturday night, two-time Japanese Olympian Satoshi Shimizu continued his fast track to a world title shot in the featherweight division by dispatching badly overmatched Filipino Edua...Read More

Kovalev, Bivol, Beterbiev Create a Red Dawn at 175-Pounds

Kovalev, Bivol, Beterbiev Create a Red Dawn at 175-Pounds

By Alexey Sukachev - Shots were fired, and a legend was born. Not in the ring, but on the streets of Saint Petersburg - the capital of the Russian Empire - by a revolutionary crowd of labourers, soldi...Read More

Maxim Vlasov Destroys Vikapita Meroro in One Round

Arguably the most active elite cruiserweight (and maybe one of the most active elite fighters in all weight classes) Maxim Vlasov ended another busy year with a bang, by destroying fading and aging Na...Read More

Maxim Vlasov vs. Vikapita Meroro on Dec. 21 in Moscow

The biggest tourney in cruiserweight division is undoubtedly World Boxing Super Series, which included arguably the cream of the 200lb division. However, not every worthy name has been included into t...Read More