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Murat Gassiev Still Recovering From Injury, Eager To Return

The former world cruiserweight champion of the World Boxing Association (WBA) and the International Boxing Federation (IBF), Murat Gassiev of Russia, indicates that he has the opportunity to fight on ...

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Murat Gassiev Injures Shoulder, Forced Out of 7/27 DAZN Bill

Much like his lone conqueror Oleksandr Usyk, the heavyweight debut of Murat Gassiev will have to wait a little longer. The former cruiserweight titlist has been forced to withdraw from a planned July ...

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Abel Sanchez Expects Gassiev To Weigh 222-225 vs Dawejko

On July 27th former unified cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev (26-1) will make his heavyweight debut against rugged veteran Joey Dawejko (19-7-4) in Arlington, Texas. The fight will stream live on...

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Abel Sanchez: Dawjeko is Perfect Heavyweight Test For Gassiev

Former unified cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev (26-1) will make his heavyweight debut against rugged veteran Joey Dawejko (19-7-4) on March 27th in Arlington, Texas. The fight will also be Gassie...

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Dawejko Received Death Threats Over Joshua Sparring Rumors

Heavyweight contender Joey Dawejko has been receiving a lot of attention in the press as of late. There were rumors that Dawejko knocked out former world champion Anthony Joshua in sparring, as the Br...

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Dawejko Eager To Shock Gassiev, Talks Sparring With Champs

Joey Dawejko has been at the center of rife speculation of late involving his participation within the camp of Anthony Joshua prior to Joshua’s clash with now WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO heavyweight champio...

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Murat Gassiev vs. Joey Dawejko Made Official For July 27

Murat Gassiev will make his long-awaited Heavyweight debut against Joey Dawejko on Saturday July 27 at College Park Center in Arlington, Texas, live on DAZN in the US and on Sky Sports in the UK....

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Murat Gassiev Inks Pact With Hearn, Heading To Heavyweight

Murat Gassiev has signed a promotional deal with Matchroom Boxing USA, Ural Boxing Promotion and Warriors Boxing – and will move up to Heavyweight in June as he prepares to fight on DAZN....

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Murat Gassiev Could Make Heavyweight Debut in June

Former world champion Murat Gassiev could make his debut in the heavyweight division in June, according to the boxer's Russian coach Vitaly Slanov. Gassiev will soon fly to the United States to train ...

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Gassiev Plans To Decide on Weight in April, Will Speak With DAZN

Former WBA, IBF cruiserweight world champion Murat Gassiev has indicated that he will make a big career decision in April, with respect to his future weight class. Gassiev will either remain in the cr...

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Abel Sanchez Not Worried About Losing Streak in Big Fights

Veteran trainer Abel Sanchez is used to winning his big fights. But that hasn't been the case in 2018. Sanchez's two biggest names, who were both undefeated, have suffered tough losses in the second h...

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Murat Gassiev Dealing With Shoulder Injury, May Have Surgery

Former world cruiserweight champion Murat Gassiev (26-1, 19 KOs) of Russia is dealing with a left shoulder injury, according to the boxer's co-promoter, Leon Margules. The injury may require the neces...

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Yunier Dorticos Still Wants Revenge on Gassiev, Plots Return

Cruiserweight contender Yunier Dorticos (22-1, 21 KOs) is plotting his next move, after suffering the first defeat of his career. In the semi-finals of the World Boxing Super Series tournament in Febr...

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Promoter Says Usyk Needed Masterpiece Win Against Gassiev

Oleksandr Usyk’s big victory over Murat Gassiev may have seemed pretty one-sided but was far from an easy win for the Ukrainian pugilist. General Director of K2 Promotions Ukraine, Alexander A. Krassy...

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Abel Sanchez Believes Usyk Will Be "Exceptional" Heavyweight

This past Saturday night in Moscow, noted trainer Abel Sanchez was in the opposite corner as Oleksandr Usyk (15-0, 11 KOs) put on a boxing clinic over his man, Murat Gassiev, in the finals of the Worl...

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Oleksandr Usyk-Murat Gassiev: Afterthoughts

If one tuned in to see a two-way battle, it turned out those thrills had already happened in the semi-finals. Instead, last Saturday in Moscow, boxing got a master class. As the first World Boxing Sup...

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Usyk vs. Gassiev - CompuBox By The Numbers

Masterful performance by Oleksandr Usyk, who got stronger and more dominant as the fight progressed. He averaged 21 of 78 punches per round over 12 rounds, while Gassiev was reduced to 8 of 26 per fra...

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Murat Gassiev Arrives Back Home To a Hero's Welcome

On Monday, Russian cruiserweight Murat Gassiev arrived back to his homeland in North Ossetia, and at the Vladikavkaz airport he was met by more than 2 thousand residents of the republic, as well as a ...

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WBC Prez: Uysk, Gassiev Will Both Find Success at Heavyweight

World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman is confident that both Oleksandr Usyk and Murat Gassiev can rise up to the heavyweight division and find plenty of success. This past Saturday night in...

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Gassiev: Usyk Showed I Need More Work, I'll Return Stronger

Former world champion Murat Gassiev (26-1, 19 KOs) is promising to return even stronger in the future. On Saturday night in Moscow, Gassiev lost a twelve round unanimous decision to Oleksandr Usyk in ...

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