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Hearn hints Anthony Joshua could vacate one of his titles

By Jeff Aranow: Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn says his fighter IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua could wind up vacating one of his titles if a fight that one of the sanctioning bodies orders him to take isn’t one that the boxing public is particularly interested in seeing. … Read

Kubrat Pulev vs. Kevin Johnson – Results

By Jim Dower: Heavyweight contender Kubrat Pulev (25-1, 13 KOs) defeated 37-year-old former world title challenger Kevin “Kingpin” Johnson (30-8-1, 14 KOs) by an ugly foul plagued 12 round unanimous decision on Friday night at the Armeec Arena in Sofia, Bulgaria. The 35-year-old Pulev got away with an awful lot of fouls in the fight […]

Pulev and Johnson weigh-in ready for WBA title clash

Kubrat Pulev (24-1, 13 KOs) and Kevin Johnson (30-7-1, 14 KOs) both weighed in today ahead of their WBA Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship clash at the Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria, as did all the undercard fighters for tomorrow’s event. … Read

Johnson: “I will whoop Pulevs ugly a**!”

Kevin Johnson (30-7-1, 14 KOs) says he will break Kubrat Pulev (24-1, 13 KOs) down and make him quit when they meet for the WBA Intercontinental Heavyweight title on Friday night at the Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria. ‘’Pulev doesn’t scare me,’’ said the American heavyweight. ‘’He’s a cartoon character. He might look serious but […]

Kubrat Pulev and Kevin Johnson battle this Friday

Kubrat Pulev (24-1, 13 KOs) and Kevin Johnson (30-7-1, 14 KOs) came face-to-face at a press conference today at the Hotel Marinela in Sofia ahead of their WBA Intercontinental Heavyweight title clash on Friday night at the Arena Armeec. Pulev makes the first defence of the WBA strap he claimed with a third-round stoppage victory […]

FITE TV to show Kubrat Pulev vs. Kevin Johnson

FITE TV to stream Kubrat Pulev vs. Kevin Johnson Heavyweight clash Live on PPV, April 28, from Bulgaria FITE TV will stream the April 28th heavyweight clash between a pair of past world title contenders, Kubrat “The Cobra” Pulev and Kevin “Kingpin” Johnson, live on pay per view, starting at 2 p.m. ET /11 a.m. […]

Kubrat Pulev defends WBA title against Kevin ‘Kingpin’ Johnson on April 28 in Sofia

Kubrat Pulev (24-1, 13 KOs) will defend his WBA Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship against former World title challenger Kevin ‘Kingpin’ Johnson (30-7-1, 14 KOs) on Friday, April 28 at the Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria. Pulev made a triumphant homecoming on December 3, 2016, fighting for the first time in his home country, and forcing former […]

Joshua will likely face Pulev after Klitschko

By Jeff Aranow: If everything goes right for IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) in his fight against Wladimir Klitschko (64-4, 53 KOs) on April 29, he could be facing his IBF mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev (24-1, 13 KOs) in the summer time in the UK. Pulev recently beat Samuel Peter and Dereck […]

Kubrat Pulev vs. Samuel Peter – Results

By Eric Baldwin: Former heavyweight world title challenger Kubrat Pulev (24-1, 13 KOs) defeated former WBC heavyweight title challenger Samuel Peter (36-5, 9 KOs) by a 4th round TKO to win the vacant WBA Inter-Continental heavyweight title on Saturday night in a mismatch in front of 15,000 boxing fans at the Arena Armeec in Sofia, […]

Kubrat Pulev vs. Samuel Peter – Official weights

By Jeff Aranow: Heavyweight contender Kubrat Pulev (23-1, 12 KOs) weighed in on Friday in coming in at 251 pounds for his scheduled 12 round fight against former world title challenger Samuel Peter (36-5, 29 KOs) this Saturday night at the Arena Armeec in Sofia, Bulgaria. The two fighters will be battling for the vacant […]

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