Deontay Wilder-Alexander Povetkin to headline a potential night of KO’s in Russia!

Alexander Povetkin - The upcoming Deontay Wilder-Alexander Povetkin WBC heavyweight title fight will take place at Megasport Arena in Moscow - Povetkin’s promoter, Andrey Ryabinsky has confirmed. Ryabisnky won the purse bidding battle for the fight with a big $7.15 million bid and Wilder, 36-0 (35) will have his sixth pro fight outside of America as a result. A great night is expected in May, with the main event expected to prove both interesting and exciting - with a good under-card of further potential knockouts thrown in.

The upcoming Deontay Wilder-Alexander Povetkin WBC heavyweight title fight will take place at Megasport Arena in Moscow – Povetkin’s promoter, Andrey Ryabinsky has confirmed. Ryabisnky won the purse bidding battle for the fight with a … read full article “Deontay Wilder-Alexander Povetkin to headline a potential night of KO’s in Russia!”

Deontay Wilder says he’s “re-doing Rocky IV” in Russian defence against Povetkin

Alexander Povetkin - WBC heavyweight ruler Deontay Wilder is having fun ahead of his imminent mandatory title defence against Alexander Povetkin. Far from coming across as a fighter who is worried or concerned about the fight - set to take place in Russia against a Russian superstar - Wilder is giving plenty of interviews and he has said in some of them how he feels he will KO Povetkin (becoming the first fighter to do so) and will make it look easy.

WBC heavyweight ruler Deontay Wilder is having fun ahead of his imminent mandatory title defence against Alexander Povetkin. Far from coming across as a fighter who is worried or concerned about the fight – set … read full article “Deontay Wilder says he’s “re-doing Rocky IV” in Russian defence against Povetkin”

Deontay Wilder: Once I’ve got Povetkin out of the way, I am looking forward to fighting Fury

Alexander Povetkin - Not too long ago, heavyweight champion Tyson Fury posted his “wish-list” on Twitter, with the big fights he wants, in order, revealed. Well, WBC heavyweight king Deontay Wilder - the fighter who, in the opinion of many, is the third best big man in the sport after Fury and Wladimir Klitschko - has listed the big fights he would like next.

Not too long ago, heavyweight champion Tyson Fury posted his “wish-list” on Twitter, with the big fights he wants, in order, revealed. Well, WBC heavyweight king Deontay Wilder – the fighter who, in the opinion … read full article “Deontay Wilder: Once I’ve got Povetkin out of the way, I am looking forward to fighting Fury”

Deontay Wilder-Alexander Povetkin purse bid: won by Team-Povetkin with $7.15 million bid

Alexander Povetkin - Earlier today in Miami, the respective sides of Deontay Wilder and Alexander Povetkin engaged in purse bids for the mandated WBC heavyweight title defence by Wilder. As reported by ESPN.com, Povetkin’s people won the bid with a big $7.15 million bid. Lou DiBella, representing Wilder, bid a little over $5 million and 100,000.

Earlier today in Miami, the respective sides of Deontay Wilder and Alexander Povetkin engaged in purse bids for the mandated WBC heavyweight title defence by Wilder. As reported by ESPN.com, Povetkin’s people won the bid … read full article “Deontay Wilder-Alexander Povetkin purse bid: won by Team-Povetkin with $7.15 million bid”