Kovalev faces Melikuziev on January 30th

VIA PRESS RELEASE Former light heavyweight champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (34-3-1, 29 KOs) will return to the ring against fast-rising knockout artist and Olympic Silver medalist Bektemir “Bully” Melikuziev (6-0, 5 KOs) in a 178-pound catchweight battle scheduled for 12 rounds. The event will take place Saturday, Jan. 30 and will be streamed live exclusively on DAZN in more than 200 countries and territories, including the U.S., Russia and Uzbekistan. Kovalev is a three-time light … Continue reading Kovalev faces Melikuziev on January 30th

Kovalev will debut at cruiserweight against Barrera on April 25th

Former light heavyweight champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (34-3-1, 29 KOs) will move up to the cruiserweight division to face Sullivan Barrera (22-3, 14 KOs) in a 12-round fight that will be held at the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on Saturday April 25th. This will be a pivotal battle in both fighters careers as the winner could be in position to be a contender for a world … Continue reading Kovalev will debut at cruiserweight against Barrera on April 25th

Canelo becomes 4 weight world champion

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez was in a close fight with Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev for a while, but made sure that it would not be decided by the judges. A left hand followed by a right hook put Kovalev down to the canvas by the ropes, and Russell Mora stopped his count at the 2:15 mark of Round 11 to give Canelo the victory. He is now … Continue reading Canelo becomes 4 weight world champion

Alvarez shocks Kovalev with KO

The crowd at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino expected to see a good fight in the main event that would eventually end in a knockout. What they got was a result that many did not expect. Eleider Alvarez (24-0) knocked out Sergey Kovalev (32-3-1) in the seventh round to win the WBO and IBA light heavyweight championships in front of a sellout crowd which … Continue reading Alvarez shocks Kovalev with KO

Kovalev-Alvarez card preview

The last time Sergey Kovalev (32-2-1) was fighting in Atlantic City, he got a clear decision win over Bernard Hopkins to become a unified light heavyweight champion. This time, he hopes to get the same result against another tough opponent. On Saturday he will headline a fight card where he defends the WBO light heavyweight crown against Eleider Alvarez (23-0) at the Hard Rock Hotel … Continue reading Kovalev-Alvarez card preview