Kovalev: Lomachenko underestimated Lopez. If he is serious, Teofimo has no chance
 
Andrew Karlov
March 25, 2021, 5:05 p.m.

Former light heavyweight champion Sergei Kovalev is convinced that the former lightweight division leader Vasyl Lomachenko underestimated Teofimo Lopez ahead of their fight.

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Rivas vs Jennings for the WBC Bridger Belt in Montreal in summer
 
Andrew Karlov
March 25, 2021, 3:57 p.m.

Oscar Rivas (27-1, 19 KOs) and Bryant Jennings (24-4, 14 KOs) will challenge the vacant WBC world title in the newly created bridgerweight category. This was announced by Mauricio Suleiman, president of the World Boxing Council.

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Majidov to face Fedosov at Andrade vs Williams card
 
Andrew Karlov
March 25, 2021, 10:51 a.m.

On April 17, at the Matchroom Boxing evening in Hollywood, Florida, Magomedrasul Majidov (3-0, 3 KOs) will have his next professional bout. The 34-year-old Azerbaijani heavyweight will face the Russian Andrey Fedosov (31-3, 25 KOs).

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Teddy Atlas: I believe that Fury can knock Joshua out
 
Andrew Karlov
March 23, 2021, 11:23 p.m.

Teddy Atlas believes that although Anthony Joshua (24-1, 22 KOs) is considered a stronger boxer than Tyson Fury (30-0-1, 21 KOs), the King of Gypsies has a better chance of winning early in their fight for the title of the undisputed heavyweight champion.

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Andy Ruiz says he lost 40 pounds
 
Andrew Karlov
March 23, 2021, 8:20 p.m.

Andy Ruiz Jr. (33-1, 22 KOs) will have his first fight since losing the championship belts to Anthony Joshua on May 1 when he crosses gloves with Chris Arreola (38-6-1, 33 KOs). For several months, the Mexican trained with the new coach Eddie Reinoso, and, as he himself claims, the training brought very tangible results.

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Whyte and Povetkin hold an open training session
 
Andrew Karlov
March 23, 2021, 1:21 p.m.

On Wednesday, the media training took place before the rematch of Alexander Povetkin (36-2-1, 25 KOs) with  Dillian Whyte (27-2, 18 KOs). The boxers will cross gloves on Saturday in Gibraltar for fans to watch their second fight live. The event will take place at the Europa Point sports complex. Local authorities have set a limit of 500 viewers. The broadcast will take place on the DAZN platform.

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Povetkin explains why he lost to Klitschko and Joshua
 
Andrew Karlov
March 23, 2021, 7:11 a.m.

Interim WBC heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin remembered his fights with Wladimir Klitschko and  Anthony Joshua.

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Tyson turns down $25 million for a fight against Holyfield?
 
Andrew Karlov
March 22, 2021, 4:33 p.m.

Two heavyweight legends Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield will not be fighting yet. According to Holyfield's team, talk of a meeting scheduled for May 29 at Miami Stadium has ended in fiasco. Iron Mike allegedly turned down a guaranteed $25 million in royalties offered to him.

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Gervonta Davis faces 7 years in prison
 
Andrew Karlov
March 22, 2021, 2:48 p.m.

Gervonta Davis (24-0, 23 KOs), one of the most talented of the younger generation of fighters, faces serious problems with the law following his car accident.

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Hunter on Povetkin vs White: There will be a repeat
 
Andrew Karlov
March 22, 2021, 4:45 a.m.

On March 27, the long-awaited rematch of Alexander Povetkin (36-2-1, 25 KOs) with Dillian Whyte (27-2, 18 KOs) will take place. The stake in this fight will be the interim WBC heavyweight belt. In the first fight, Povetkin twice visited the floor, but knocked out Whyte. Michael Hunter (19-1-1, 13 KO), who spent all twelve rounds with the Russian in 2019, is betting that Sasha will again defeat the Body Snatcher on Saturday.

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