Tag: Alexander Povetkin

Alexander Povetkin insists he is and always has been a clean fighter; Anthony Joshua says he’d rather lose than get caught doping

Boxingnews247.com James Slater One of the bigger talking points surrounding the upcoming September 22 title defence by Anthony Joshua against Alexander Povetkin has been the Russian’s two failed drugs tests. Many fans have spoken out loud how the former WBA heavyweight champ who twice tested positive for illegal substances in […]

Anthony Joshua, Alexander Povetkin to be VADA tested for proposed September fight

By Boxing247.com Fight fans who are disappointed at the (probable, almost certain) Anthony Joshua-Alexander Povetkin fight taking the place of the big Joshua-Deontay Wilder clash will at least have the satisfaction of knowing Povetkin and Joshua will be VADA tested ahead of the fight. As fans know, Russian star Povetkin, […]