Tag: Alexander Povetkin

Alexander Povetkin only thinking about a fight against Anthony Joshua

Badlefthook.com By JamesCopley@JamesCopley73 Alexander Povetkin looks have distanced himself from a fight against heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte after announcing he only wants to challenge Anthony Joshua. The Russian heavyweight received a verbal challenge from Whyte at ringside after his fifth-round knockout of David Price on the Joshua-Parker undercard at the […]

David Price says Alexander Povetkin won’t risk another positive drug test

Badlefthook.com By Wil Esco@wil_esco   In an interview with ESPN, heavyweight David Price (22-4, 18 KOs) says that he firmly understands the position he’s in, being granted an opportunity to face Alexander Povetkin (33-1, 23 KOs) with a mandatory shot at Anthony Joshua at stake, so he’s not at all concerned that Povetkin […]