Povetkin and Perez to do battle on Friday for a shot at Deontay Wilder

21
May

Povetkin and Perez to do battle on Friday for a shot at Deontay Wilder

On Friday, heavyweights Alexander Povetkin and Mike Perez will go head to head in Moscow, Russia for the opportunity to face WBC titlist Deontay Wilder.

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03
Nov

Ramirez to train with Pacquiao; Scott wins for Goossen; Buffer turns 70

In Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook, we get updates on prospect Jose Ramirez, heavyweight Malik Scott and ring announcer Michael Buffer.

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26
Apr

Wladimir Klitschko stops Alex Leapai in the fifth round

Wladimir Klitschko stopped Alex Leapai at 2:05 of the fifth round to retain his RING, IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight titles Saturday in Oberhausen, Germany.

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25
Apr

Wladimir Klitschko 247.4, Alex Leapai 248

In advance of Saturday’s World Heavyweight Championship bout between champion Wladimir Klitschko and Alex Leapai, both men come in less than one pound apart.

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22
Apr

Wladimir Klitschko, Alex Leapai endure Shannon Briggs at presser

Former heavyweight titleholder Shannon Briggs disrupted the Wladimir Klitschko-Alex Leapai news conference on Tuesday in Duesseldorf, Germany, demanding a title shot in advance of THE RING champ Klitschko’s April 26 title defense.

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03
Feb

Germany to host Wladimir Klitschko-Alex Leapai on April 26

RING heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, holder of the IBF, WBA and WBO belts, will defend his titles against Alex Leapai on April 26 in Oberhausen, Germany.

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04
Dec

Wladimir Klitschko’s WBO mandatory is Leapai

RING heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has been mandated by the WBO to face Alex Leapai, who scored a unanimous decision over the sanctioning organization’s previous No. 1 contender, Denis Boytsov, last month.

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11
Nov

WBO orders Burns-Crawford, Stieglitz-Abraham III

Unbeaten lightweight contender Terence Crawford has been made the mandatory challender to WBO beltholder Ricky Burns. The WBO has also ordered a third match between its super middleweight titleholder Robert Stieglitz and Arthur Abraham.

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30
Oct

Lem’s latest: Hopkins-Murat draws large audience

Bernard Hopkins drew a large audience for his unanimous decision victory over Karo Murat. The IBF light heavyweight title bout was televised on Showtime.

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