02 Feb 2019

Sergey Kovalev defeats Eleider Alvarez, regains world title

Light heavyweight Sergey Kovalev regained his WBO light heavyweight title by handing out a one-sided decision to Eleider Alvarez in the main event of their headlining fight from The Ford Center in Frisco, Texas. Kovalev, who was knocked out by Alvarez in Atlantic City, New Jersey had been written off

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13 Dec 2018

Main Events NBC partnership in jeopardy, not a done deal

It seemed like a given once ESPN reported in October that Main events had secured a deal with NBC Sports, a network Main Events got a major boost from 2012 to 2014. Main Events built stars and helped the careers of Sergey Kovalev, Steve Cunningham, Gabriel Rosado and Zab Judah through the partnership, but Premier

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26 Nov 2018

Buddy McGirt training Sergey Kovalev for Eleider Alvarez rematch

For a time, Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev had a case to be made that he was the most feared man in boxing, yet as we head into 2019, you might not remember. Kovalev (32-3-1, 28 KOS) who held three of the four world title (IBF, WBA and WBO) at light heavyweight

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25 Nov 2018

What is next for Dmitry Bivol?

WBA light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol is an extremely talented fighter, but in a spectator sport, sometimes that doesn’t matter. Against a past-prime former world champion Jean Pascal, Bivol won nearly every single round, but didn’t seem to win many fans watching online in the process. The reason, Bivol is

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24 Nov 2018

Sergey Kuzmin stops LaRon Mitchell in six rounds

Heavyweight Sergey Kuzmin (14-0 11KOs) solidified himself as a true player in the heavyweight division as he technically knocked-out LaRon Mitchell (16-2 14KOs) on the undercard of Dmitry Bivol versus Jean Pascal from the Hard Rock in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Mitchell was knocked down four times in the bout

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24 Nov 2018

Israil Madrimov makes pro debut in a 10-round fight

Israil Madrimov of Uzbekistan will be making history in his professional debut in a ten-round bout, which is unheard of. Madrimov is a decorated amateur who won the best boxer of the World Series of Boxing in 2017, earned a gold medal at the 2018 Asian Olympic Games as well as the 2017 Asian

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20 Nov 2018

DMITRY BIVOL: THE BOXING STORY WE DON’T KNOW YET

Dmitry Bivol is really good. So good in fact that within three years of being a professional boxer he held the WBA light heavyweight title, albeit after the champion Badou Jack vacated the title after perusing a more lucrative bout with Adonis Stevenson for the WBC light heavyweight world title.

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03 Nov 2018

Sullivan Barrera beats Seanie Monaghan, eyes title fight in future

Light heavyweight Sullivan Barrera picked up a ten-round decision over Seanie Monaghan at the Aviator Sports Complex in Brooklyn, New York. Barrera outboxed Monaghan, who had a solid outing, but struggled to keep up Barrera, who simply just seemed to have more tools. Barrera last outing was against Dmitry Bivol

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14 Sep 2018

Kovalev vs. Alvarez II, HBO loses another fighter

Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev and Eleider “Storm” Alvarez dazzled in an entertaining bout that saw Alvarez knockout Kovalev in entertaining HBO main event. Surprisingly, the rematch will not happen on HBO, but rather ESPN.   “We are very happy to be joining forces with Top Rank and ESPN for what we expect

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01 Aug 2018

Boxing Preview: Andre Berto, Sergey Kovalev, Dmitry Bivol

Alexander vs. Berto – FOX, New York, 5 PM PST In a bout of two former world champions who are doing battle a little past their prime, but looking go to for one more title run, Devon Alexander will do battle with Andre Berto at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale,

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