Going into the biggest fight of his professional career, undefeated Chris Algieri is confident that past sparring sessions with the likes of Saul Alvarez will help him secure a victory against WBO junior welterweight titlist Ruslan Provodnikov on Saturday.
WBO junior welterweight titlist Ruslan Provodnikov may have had a misspent youth but the responsibility boxing has brought him has turned him into the star he’s become today. On June 14, he continues his march toward becoming a Barclays Center hero when he faces undefeated Chris Algieri.
Prior to his junior welterweight title defense against Chris Algieri, Ruslan Provodnikov will be featured in his own ‘2 Days’ special, broadcast on HBO, May 24.
In advance of their June 14 clash, WBO junior welterweight titlist Ruslan Provodnikov and undefeated Chris Algieri will undergo random drug testing, courtesy of VADA.
Lem Satterfield’s latest notebook brings plenty of news, starting with info on WBO 140-pound titlist Ruslan Provodnikov’s next defense against New York’s Chris Algieri.