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Dmitry Pirog, Former WBO Champion, Enters Russian State Duma

With the rapidly looming fight between multi-title middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin and WBA regular 160lb titlist Daniel Jacobs, news came from Russia of their common opponent – a real one (for ...Read More

Jacobs' Trainer Says Pirog Fight Should Have Been Cancelled

Daniel Jacobs comes into his impending battle against Gennady Golovkin with a record of 32-1 with 29 stoppages. But many pundits are more focused on the one blemish on his ledger than the multitude of...Read More

Provodnikov, Pirog, Avanesyan, Troyanovsky Part of Reality Show

The first episode of the latest Russian reality TV show ‘Fight in the Big City’ will air tonight on Russian TV and will feature 32 boxers battling it out in a last-man-standing format to win a lucrati...Read More

Dmitry Pirog Comeback Rumors Are False, Says Promoter

Last week, rumors began to circulate that former WBO middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog of Russia was planning to make a comeback. ...Read More

Dmitry Pirog: I’m Recovering, I’m Aiming at HBO Date

Dmitry Pirog (20-0, 15 KOs), a former WBO middleweight champion of the world, is still not finished with his stagnating career. He gave a few tips about his possible future to Kubsport.ru. Pirog has b...Read More

Dmitry Pirog Shakes His Head at Klitschko-Povetkin

Former world middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog of Russia was shaking his head at the lackluster fight between WBA, IBF, IBO and WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko and mandatory challenger Al...Read More

Pirog: Povetkin Needs To Get Inside To Beat Klitschko

Former world middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog has broken down Saturday's fight between Wladimir Klitschko (60-3, 51KOs), the WBO/IBO/IBF/WBA heavuweight champion, and unbeaten mandatory challenger A...Read More

Dmitry Pirog Says He Will Soon Resume His Career

Former middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog (20-0, 15KOs) is ready to resume his career. Pirog's activity has taken a big hit due to injuries. He gave up his WBO title to accept a fight with WBA champio...Read More

Grigoryan, Lapin, Pirog Reflect on Wlodarczyk-Chakhkiev

Last Friday night, WBC cruiserweight titlist Krzysztof Wlodarczyk (48-2-1, 34 KOs) made the fifth defense of his green belt, which turned into one of the most thrilling fights in his lengthy career. ...Read More

Dmitry Pirog is Still Hoping To Return To The Ring

Former world middleweight champion, 32-year old Russian fighter Dmitry Pirog (20-0, 15KOs) is still hoping to return to the ring. He made serious noise when he blasted out Daniel Jacobs in five rounds...Read More

Dmitry Pirog's Return Delayed Until The End of Summer

Former middleweight world title holder Dmitry Pirog suffered another back injury last month and his ring return has been delayed until possibly the end of the summer, promoter Art Pelullo told Boxings...Read More

Kirill Pchelnikov on Russian Boxing, Pirog’s Future, More

They say we often don’t see wood for the trees. That is exactly the curious case of Kirill Pchelnikov. It wasn’t until the last year or so, when one of the most notable representatives of Russian boxi...Read More

Dmitry Pirog's Return Is Cancelled, No Date Set

According to local sources in Krasnodar, Southern Russia, the return of former WBO middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog (20-0, 15 KOs), which was scheduled to take place in March, is once again cancelle...Read More

Dmitry Pirog Discusses Marquez, Pacquiao, Canelo, More

Former WBO middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog (20-0, 15KOs) has been inactive since a lopsided decision over Nobuhiro Ishida on May 1. He suffered a back injury that canceled a planned fall match with...Read More

Dmitry Pirog Eyes a Ring Return in March 2013 on HBO

Former WBO world middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog, who was stripped of his title in the fall and hasn’t fought since his May domination over Nobuhiro Ishida, is looking to make a sound comeback the ...Read More

Dmitry Pirog Not Surprised WBO Took Away His Title

A few days ago, the World Boxing Organization (WBO) took away the middleweight title from Dmitry Pirog (20-0, 15KOs). His championship position was taken by 28-year-old French boxer, Hassan N’Dam N’ji...Read More

Dual-Champ Golovkin Aiming For Middleweight High Road

By Lyle Fitzsimmons - Word on the street is there’s a pretty significant middleweight fight in September. A kid from Mexico will meet a vet from Argentina, with the winner expected to both wear som...Read More

Pirog Suffers Back Injury, Withdraws From Golovkin Bout

BoxingScene.com has confirmed that WBO middleweight champion Dmitry Pirog suffered a back injury in training, which in turn has forced him to withdraw from a highly anticipated unification with WBA "r...Read More

Pirog Realizes Golovkin Bout Could Cost The WBO Belt

While the WBA and IBO have sanctioned the middleweight fight between Gennady Golovkin (23-0, 20 KOs) and Dmitry Pirog (20-0, 15 KOs), the WBO has yet to give Pirog their full permission to move forwar...Read More

Video: Gennady Golovkin on Facing Dmitry Pirog, More

Ernest Gabion catches up with WBA middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin to get his thoughts on the upcoming fight with WBO king Dmitry Pirog and more....Read More