Articles by author: Vadim Pushkin(211 results)

Ruslan Provodnikov Still Waiting For The Right Fight

Former WBO junior welterweight world champion Ruslan Provodnikov (25-5, 18 KOs) is not officially retired, but he's also not thinking about a comeback. Provodnikov has been pursuing a lot of other ven...Read More

Alexander Povetkin Wants To Get Crack at Anthony Joshua

Russia's Alexander Povetkin (31-1, 23 KOs) is hoping to get a crack at the new king of the heavyweight division, WBA, IBO, IBF world champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) of the UK. Back in April, Jo...Read More

Dmitry Bivol Not Fixated on WBA Title, But Wants Cleverly Clash

WBA interim-light heavyweight champ Dmitry Bivol (10-0, 8 KOs) is getting ready for his scheduled fight against Cedric "L.O.W." Agnew (29-2, 15 KOs). The bout takes place on June 17th at the Mandalay ...Read More

Alexander Povetkin vs Andriy Rudenko Finalized For July 1

Promoter World of Boxing has revealed to that a deal was finalized for Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KOs) to face Andriy Rudenko (31-2, 19 KOs, #9 WBO, #13 IBF...Read More

Alexander Povetkin's Next Opponent Nearly Locked in For July 1

Olympic gold medal winner Alexander Povetkin (30-1, 22 KOs) is moving forward with his planned return on July 1 in Moscow. Povetkin is under suspension by the World Boxing Council for failing a pre-fi...Read More

Lomachenko: Salido is a Step Back, But If The Promoters Agree...

WBO super featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (8-1, 6 KOs) is not overly interested in a rematch with Orlando Salido (43-13-4, 30 KOs). Salido is the only fighter to hold a victory over the two-ti...Read More

Misha Aloyan, Olympian, Wins Ten Rounder in Pro Debut

At the Arena in Kemerovo, Russia, 2012 Olympic bronze medal winner Misha Aloyan (1-0) made his professional debut with a ten round unanimous decision over Yader Cardoza (22-12-1, 6 KOs) of Nicaragua i...Read More

Povetkin is Capable of Beating Anthony Joshua, Says Trainer

Alexander Zimin, the former trainer of former champion Alexander Povetkin, believes the Russian fighter is very capable of beating IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) of t...Read More

Indongo Advises IBF of Injury, Lipinets Defense May Get Delayed

MOSCOW, 24 April - R-Sport, Basil Konov ml. International Boxing Federation (IBF) has received notice of a wrist injury Julius Indongo Namibia, the agency "F-Sport" in the press service of the IBF. I...Read More

WBO Prez: Golovkin-Saunders Not on The Cards, Will Not Happen

According to World Boxing Organization President Francisco "Paco" Valcarcel, a unification between WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders (24-0, 12 KOs) and WBA, IBO, WBC and IBF champion Gennad...Read More

IBF: Indongo Must Face Lipinets Next, No Crawford Unification

The International Boxing Federation has made it clear that IBF/IBO/WBA junior welterweight champion Julius Indongo of Namibia is under order to make a mandatory defense against Russian contender Serge...Read More

Troyanovsky Wants Payback, Targets Rematch With Indongo

Russia's Eduard Troyanovsky (25-1, 22 KOs) is eager to get his hands on Julius Indongo (22-0, 11 KOs) of Namibia. Last fall, Indongo pulled off one of the biggest upsets of 2016 when he knocked Troyan...Read More

Cleverly vs. Bivol To Be Discussed Next Week With The WBA

According to Vadmin Kornilov, manager of WBA interim-light heavyweight titlist Dmitry Bivol (10-0, 8 KOs), they are going to speak with the World Boxing Association next week to discuss the mandatory ...Read More

Bivol Demands Cleverly Next: Kovalev, Beterbiev Down The line

Last night, WBA interim-light heavyweight titlist Dmitry Bivol made a big statement when he knocked down Samuel Clarkson three times en route to a fourth-round TKO in the main event of a Showtime tele...Read More

Groves vs. Chudinov To Land on Brook-Spence Undercard?

According to promotional company Patriot, which handles Fedor Chudinov, their boxer signed a contract to face George Groves - for the vacant WBA super middleweight title - on the date of May 27 in the...Read More

Horn Aims To Secure Lomachenko, Spence - Sparring For Pacquiao

2012 Australian Olympian Jeff Horn is eager to secure WBO super featherweight world champion Vasyl Lomachenko, and undefeated Olympian Errol Spence, as sparring partners for the upcoming fight with WB...Read More

Drozd Scratches Head at Tony Bellew Getting Special WBC Status

Russian cruiserweight Grigory Drozd (40-1, 28 KOs) is stunned by the WBC's decision to make Tony Bellew the "emeritus champion." Drozd is the WBC's "champion in recess." He received that status after ...Read More

Klitschko Would Want Farewell Fight at Olimpiyskiy in Ukraine

Former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has a lot of interest in holding his final career bout at Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex in Ukraine. The venue could hold over 70,000 fans. Kl...Read More

Kovalev Shreds Ward: My Goal is To Knock Him Out!

Sergey Kovalev (30-1, 26 KOs) is continuing to stay in shape as he waits for some news regarding a potential rematch with WBA, IBF and WBO world light heavyweight champion Andre Ward (31-0, 15 KOs). L...Read More

Murat Gassiev To Make First Defense in May or June

IBF cruiserweight world champion Murat (24-0, 17 KOs) is going to make the first defense of his title on a date in May or June, according to his promoter Leon Margules of Warriors Boxing. Margules adv...Read More