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Provodnikov takes out Rodriguez in 4!!

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Monte Carlo, Nov 7 – Ruslan Provodnikov (25-4, 18 KO’s) promised to put on a show and he didn’t disappoint as he overwhelmed unbeaten Jesus Alvarez Rodriguez (14-1, 11 KO’s) in four rounds at the glitzy Salle Des Etoiles in Monte Carlo on Saturday night. With HRH Prince Albert looking on, the former WBO junior-welterweight […]

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GRADUATION DAY FOR ANTOINE DOUGLAS: UNBEATEN MIDDLEWEIGHT DROPS LES SHERRINGTON FIVE TIMES EN ROUTE TO FOURTH-ROUND TKO IN MAIN EVENT OF SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION QUADRUPLEHEADER

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LAS VEGAS (Nov. 7, 2015) – It was cold outside, the temperature dipping into the low 50s, but the elements did not affect unbeaten Antoine “Action” Douglas, however, as the talented world-ranked middleweight turned up the heat and impressively knocked out Les Sherrington in the fourth round in the main event of a ShoBox: The […]

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Weights from Monte Carlo

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Monte Carlo, Nov 6 – The world-famous Monte Carlo Casino was a hive of activity as all 10 boxers weighed in successfully for the “Night of Champions” tournament on Friday afternoon. A large crowd of onlookers was on hand to see the fighters step onto the scales. They all looked in excellent condition. Weights: Ruslan […]

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SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION WEIGHTS & PHOTOS

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LAS VEGAS (November 5, 2015)– Weights for Friday night’s ShoBox: The New Generation card at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center across from The D Hotel. The 1st bout is at 6 PM PT with the ShoBox televised portion beginning at 7 PM PT. (The telecast will air on SHOWTIME at 10 PM ET/PT, delayed […]

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Ruslan Provodnikov meets Princess of Monaco

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Monte Carlo, Nov 5 – On Thursday, “The Siberian Rocky” Ruslan Provodnikov had the honor of meeting royalty as he was able to meet Charlene, The Princess of Monaco just two days before his steps into the ring against Jesus Alvarez Rodriguez (14-0, 11 KO’s) in Monte Carlo. Provodnikov will attempt to be the King […]

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ShoBox: The New Generation Training Camp Notes

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LAS VEGAS (November 4, 2015)–All eight fighters that will participate in this Friday, Nov. 6 ShoBox: The New Generation quadrupleheader at the Downtown Las Vegas Event Center have finished their training camps and are ready for the big night of boxing. The four bouts will be televised live on SHOWTIME (10 p.m. ET/PR, delayed on […]

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PROVODNIKOV – RODRIGUEZ PRESS CONFERENCE

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Monte Carlo, Nov 4 – Ruslan Provodnikov has been promised another world championship fight within six months, if he gets through Saturday night’s fight against Jesus Alvarez Rodriguez in Monte Carlo. This was the pledge of US promoter Art Pelullo, who warned that the Russian junior-welterweight puncher cannot think beyond this weekend’s assignment. Pelullo was […]

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JOEL DIAZ PROMISES TO MAKE PROVODNIKOV CHAMP AGAIN

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Monte Carlo, Nov 4 – There was a moment, a few weeks ago, when trainer Joel Diaz knew he had made the right move in agreeing to coach former junior-welterweight champion Ruslan Provodnikov. The likeable Russian, who knows only a smattering of English, raised his arms in the gym and bellowed, “I am champion! I […]