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Alvarado – Provodnikov Final Press Event

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[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_gallery type=”flexslider_fade” interval=”3″ onclick=”link_image” img_size=”full” images=”6506,6507,6508,6509,6510,6511,6512,6513″ custom_links_target=”_self” el_position=”first”] [vc_column_text el_position=”last”] WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Mike Alvarado and Ruslan Provodnikov meet the media in advance of their title bout on October 19, 2013 at the 1stBank Arena in Broomfield, Colorado. [/vc_column_text] [/vc_column] [/vc_row]

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The discovery of Ruslan Providnikov

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[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first last”] By Kevin Iole of Yahoo.com Boxing promoter Artie Pelullo found himself in Moscow smoking a cigar and drinking vodka before noon, talking about a hard-punching, soft-spoken fighter from Siberia. At the time that boxer, Ruslan Provodnikov, had perhaps the world’s worst commute. It was at minimum, a harsh […]

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Q & A w/ Ruslan Provodnikov

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[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first last”] By Anson Wainright The last time we saw Ruslan Provodnikov he looked like he’d been hit by a Mack Truck. His face was heavily marked up, having just given reigning WBO welterweight titleholder Tim Bradley all he could handle for 12 hard rounds. In the opening two rounds […]

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Alvarado – Providnikov Conf Call transcript

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[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first last”] For the first time in 13 years, and leave it to local world champion “Mile High” Mike Alvarado to do it, the Denver area will host a world championship boxing event. A sellout crowd is expected. It will be broadcast live on HBO beginning 9:45 pm ET and […]

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Q & A with Ruslan Provodnikov

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[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first last”] By Lem Satterfield of ringtv.com Russian junior middleweight Ruslan Provodnikov was ringside Saturday at the Amway Center in Orlando, Fla., for Miguel Cotto’s third-round knockout of Delvin Rodriguez. Having spent a total of two months preparing alongside Cotto, including seven weeks in Los Angeles and one in Orlando […]

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Andrade training hard for Martirosyan showdown

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[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first last”] ATLANTA (October XX, 2013) – The journey continues for undefeated 2008 U.S. Olympian Demetrius “Boo Boo” Andrade (19-0, 13 KOs) as he prepares for his November 9th world title fight in Corpus Christi, Texas, against 2004 U.S. Olympian Vanes “Nightmare” Martirosyan (33-0-1, 21 KOs) for the vacant World […]

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Bryan Vera Conference call transcript

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[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first last”] Operator – Welcome to the Bryan Vera conference call. I will now turn the call over to your host, Marc Abrams. Mr. Marc Abrams – Hello, everyone, from the media. I thank everyone for joining us today. We’re having a special conference call with Bryan Vera in the […]

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Vera now seeking rematch against Chavez Jr.

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[vc_row el_position=”first last”] [vc_column] [vc_column_text el_position=”first last”] PHILADELPHIA (October 1, 2013)—This past Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, WBO #1 Ranked Middleweight Bryan Vera put in an amazing performance that should have propelled him to a victory over former WBC Middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez, Jr. Vera won the fight overwhelmingly on […]