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Roy Jones: Bivol Needs One or Two More Fights Before Alvarez

Former four division world champion Roy Jones Jr., who during his prime was the king of the light heavyweight division, believes WBA champion Dmitry Bivol (14-0, 11 KOs) needs at least one or two more...Read More

Bute Undecided on Boxing Future, Praises Eleider Alvarez Win

Former world champion Lucian Bute (32-5, 25 KOs) will soon decide if he intends returns to the ring or if he's going to retire from the sport. Bute, 38 years old, seems to be leaning towards a routine...Read More

Eleider Alvarez - Don't Forget the Winner

Eleider Alvarez - Don't Forget the Winner

By Cliff Rold - After what probably felt like forever in the unfulfilled role of mandatory contender to Adonis Stevenson, Colombia’s latest boxing hero finally got his title shot. And he won. As is al...Read More

Sergey Kovalev Says Eleider Alvarez Rematch is Likely Next

Former world champion Sergey Kovalev will be looking for revenge. Last Saturday in Atlantic City, the Russian fighter suffered his third career defeat when he was knocked out in the seventh round by u...Read More

Alvarez Eyes December Return: Kovalev, Bivol or Stevenson Next?

WBO light heavyweight champion Eleider Alvarez (24-0, 12 KOs) is riding high after last Saturday's huge victory over Sergey Kovalev in Atlantic City. Down on all three of the official cards, Alvarez c...Read More

Alvarez's Coach Was Surprised KO of Kovalev Came So Early

A star was born last Saturday night in Atlantic City, when Eleider Alvarez (24-0, 12 KOs) pulled off a sensational knockout of Sergey Kovalev to capture the WBO light heavyweight title. Behind on t...Read More

Kovalev-Alvarez HBO Doubleheader Peaked at 813,000 Viewers

A sizeable audience watched Eleider Alvarez upset Sergey Kovalev on Saturday night. Ratings released Tuesday by Nielsen Media Research estimated a peak audience of 813,000 viewers saw Alvarez come bac...Read More

Bivol's Promoter: Kovalev Has Unfortunately Slowed Down

Andrei Ryabinsky, promoter for WBA light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol, believes Sergey Kovalev has slowed down at the age of 35. Last weekend in Atlantic City, both Bivol and Kovalev were in acti...Read More

Umar Salamov: I'm Confident I Can Beat Eleider Alvarez, Bivol

Russian light heavyweight contender Umar Salamov (21-1, 16 KOs) is issuing a challenge to newly crowned WBO Champ Eleider Alvarez and WBA ruler Dmitry Bivol....Read More

Team Yarde Discuss Scouting Mission of Alvarez vs. Kovalev

The seventh round demise of WBO world light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev to the Colombian Eleider 'Storm' Alvarez came as no surprise to the mentor of Anthony Yarde, top trainer Tunde Ajayi. ...Read More

Dmitry Bivol 'Happy to Fight Eleider Alvarez' on December 8

ATLANTIC CITY – Dmitry Bivol believed entering his light heavyweight title defense Saturday night that he was headed toward a showdown with Sergey Kovalev. Preliminary negotiations began before Saturd...Read More

Kellerman: Alvarez Disconnected Kovalev's Head From His Legs

HBO expert analyst Max Kellerman was blown away by the explosive ending on Saturday night in Atlantic City. In a stunning turn of events, Eleider Alvarez scored a spectacular seventh round knockout of...Read More

Duva Not Sure If Kovalev-Alvarez Rematch Will Be Immediate

ATLANTIC CITY – Eleider Alvarez is contractually obligated to give Sergey Kovalev a rematch. It isn’t clear, however, whether their second fight will take place immediately after Alvarez’s seventh-rou...Read More

Roy Jones: Sergey Kovalev is Pretty Much Done at 35!

Former four division world champion Roy Jones Jr. believes Sergey Kovalev "is done" after watching the feared Russian puncher get knocked out in the seventh round by undefeated Eleider Alvarez, on Sat...Read More

Photos: Alvarez Blasts Sergey Kovalev With Spectacular Knockout

Alvarez, Kovalev Fight Photos Gallery - Eleider Alvarez dropped Sergey Kovalev three times in a brutal seventh round and won the 175-pound championship by knockout at Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on Sat...Read More

Alvarez Felt Kovalev Had Faded, Lacked Power in Second Half

In a very stunning performance, Eleider Alvarez shocked Sergey Kovalev on Saturday night, knocking him down three times in the seventh round to capture the World Boxing Organization light heavyweight ...Read More

Alvarez on Kovalev KO: I Always Practiced That Punch in Training

Eleider Alvarez (24-0, 12 KOs) of Montreal, Canada scored a seventh round knockout victory over Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (32-3-1, 28 KOs) of Russia before a sellout crowd of 5,642 fans at the Hard Roc...Read More

Video: Kovalev's Promoter Reacts To KO Loss To Eleider Alvarez

Kathy Duva Video Interview - Eleider Alvarez knocked out Sergey Kovalev in the seventh round on Saturday with a stunning upset victory to capture the World Boxing Organization light heavyweight title....Read More

Video: Eleider Alvarez Reflects on Knockout of Sergey Kovalev

Eleider Alvarez Video Interview - Eleider Alvarez knocked out Sergey Kovalev in the seventh round on Saturday with a stunning upset victory to capture the World Boxing Organization light heavyweight t...Read More

Sergey Kovalev vs. Eleider Alvarez - CompuBox Punch Stats

Behind on all scorecards, Eleider Alvarez dropped Sergey Kovalev three times in round 7, outlanding him 13-7 in power shots. Did Kovalev shoot his bolt in round 4 after landing 25 of 60 power shots an...Read More