Russia’s doping scandals are rather like those traditional wooden dolls tourists bring back home after visiting that country. Open up one and another...
Karim Zidan delves into the ongoing Meldonium scandal with an exclusive interview with the inventors and manufacturers of the scandalous drug.
Alexander Povetkin should be eliminated from the WBC list of mandatory challengers for Wilder.
Deontay Wilder is getting his lawyers ready, because the WBC heavyweight champion wants the money that he was due for the mandatory fight with Alexander Povetkin.
A world heavyweight championship fight between Russian boxer Aleksandr Povetkin and reigning champion Deontay Wilder that was scheduled for May 21 in Moscow has been canceled.
Wilder was willing to risk his title against a hometown hero in Moscow, but he has his limits
Moscow, May 13, 2016 (AFP) -Alexander Povetkin's WBC heavyweight title fight with champion Deontay Wilder has been delayed after the Russian boxer tested positive for meldonium, local media reported on Friday. Their bout was scheduled for May 21 in Moscow.
Alexander Povetkin tests positive for meldonium; fight vs. Deontay Wilder in question
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The highly anticipated heavyweight title fight between Deontay Wilder and Alexander Povetkin is in jeopardy. Povetkin, the WBC's No. 1 heavyweight contender, tested positive for meldonium under advanced tested by the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association, part of the new WBC Clean Boxing Program, i...
Russian heavyweight Alexander Povetkin has tested positive for meldonium, putting his May 21st fight against Deontay Wilder in jeopardy.
Tuscaloosa heavyweight boxing champion Deontay Wilder was about a week out from his biggest challenge to date. Now the fight is up in the air after mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin failed a drug test, The Tuscaloosa News has learned.
If Wilder is able to get past Alexander Povetkin next week, there's a chance we see a bout with Anthony Joshua in the future.
By Jeff Aranow: The scheduled May 21 fight between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and #1 WBC mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin is very much
MOSCOW (AP) — Alexander Povetkin's promoter says the Russian boxer has failed a drug test ahead of his WBC heavyweight title fight with reigning champion Deontay Wilder. Povetkin is an experienced Russian heavyweight with 30 wins to his name and only a single loss, against Wladimir Klitschko for the WBA, WBO and IBF belts in 2013.
The WBC heavyweight title fight between Deontay Wilder and Alexander Povetkin has been thrown into doubt just a week before it is due to be held, after the Russian boxer reportedly tested positive for banned substance meldonium.
There is no agreement yet for Showtime to televise Deontay Wilder's heavyweight championship fight against Alexander Povetkin in Moscow, Russia on May 21, but Showtime Sports vice-president of communications Chris DeBlasio expects it to happen.
Deontay Wilder is aiming for a 36th KO when he goes to Moscow.