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Eddie Hearn signs Dmitry Bivol

By Jeff Aranow: Matchroom Boxing USA promoter Eddie Hearn has reportedly signed WBA World lightweight champion Dmitry Bivol (13-0, 11 KOs) to his stable, presumably to help increase subscriptions for his DAZN streaming service. Boxingtalk.com is reporting the news of the 27-year-old Bivol signing with Hearn. … Read

Dmitry Bivol vs. Isaac Chilemba a done deal for Aug.4

By Jim Dower: Dmitry Bivol is taking a stay busy title defense of his WBA light heavyweight title against grizzled veteran Isaac ‘Golden Child’ Chilemba on August 4. This will be televised on HBO World Championship Boxing from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The televised card starts at 10:00 […]

Bivol-Chilemba Added to Kovalev-Alvarez Card

WBA Light Heavyweight World Champion Dmitry Bivol (13-0, 11 KOs) of St. Petersburg, Russia will make his third title defense against light heavyweight contender Isaac “Golden Boy” Chilemba (25-5-2, 10 KOs) of Blantyre, Malawi as the co-main event on the Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev vs. Eleider “Storm” Alvarez card at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic […]

Dmitry Bivol vs. Isaac Chilemba possible for Aug.4 on HBO

By Allan Fox: WBA World light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol (13-0, 11 KOs) could be making his next defense against the struggling 31-year-old former world title challenger Isaac Chilemba (25-5-2, 10 KOs) on August 4 on HBO, according to Dan Rafael. … Read

Sergey Kovalev & Dmitry Bivol double-header targeted for Aug.4

By Trevor McIntyre: WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev and WBA World 175lb. champion Dmitry Bivol will reportedly be fighting on the same card in separate fights on August 4 on HBO at a still to be determined location. … Read

Kovalev’s promoter says Dmitry Bivol fight in 2019

By Jim Dower: WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovlalev and WBA 175lb. champion Dmitry Bivol (13-0-, 11 KOs) could be facing each other in a unification fight in 2019, according to promoter Kathy Duva. … Read

6 things we learned last Saturday night

By Gav Duthie: Some weekends I wait in anticipation for the next big fight, scrolling the news for fights that took place between over the hill Mexicans, regional titles, small hall shows, and some weekends have too much action to watch all in one night. Last weekend was one of those. The UK had boxing […]

Kovalev-Mikhalkin averaged 599,000 viewers on HBO

By Jim Dower: WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev (32-2-1, 28 KOs) brought in underwhelming ratings for his first title defense of his WBO belt against #5 WBO Igor Mikhalkin (21-2, 9 KOs) last Saturday night. … Read

Kellerman says Dmitry Bivol could be No.1 fighter in 175lb division

By Sean McDaniel: Max Kellerman of HBO liked what he saw of WBA World light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol (13-0, 11 KOs) with his 12th round knockout win against mandatory challenger Sullivan Barrera (21-2, 14 KOs) last Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York. … Read

Dmitry Bivol stops Sullivan Barrera – Results

By Dan Ambrose: WBA World light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol (13-0, 11 KOs) stopped #1 WBA mandatory challenger Sullivan Barrera (21-2, 14 KOs) on Saturday night to retain his title at Madison Square Garden in New York. … Read

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