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‘Baby Bull’ Diaz Joins Alvardo and Provodnikov on Saturday’s Show

by on Oct.18, 2013, under Boxing News

Photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank, Copyright 2013

Photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank, Copyright 2013

DENVER, CO, October 17, 2013 — WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Mike Alvarado, at left, and No. 1 contender Ruslan Provodnikov of Russia pose with 2-time world champion Juan ‘Baby Bull’ Diaz, at center, Thursday during the final press conference for their upcoming world title championship, Saturday, October 19 at 1STBANK Center in Denver,Co. Diaz will be featured in a 10-round lightweight fight.

Promoted by Top Rank® and Banner Promotions, in association with Tecate, Alvarado vs. Provodnikov will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®, beginning at 9:45 p.m. ET/PT.

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Photo of the Day: Provodnikov Shadowboxes in Preparation for Alvarado Showdown This Saturday

by on Oct.17, 2013, under Boxing News

Photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank, Copyright 2013

Photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank, Copyright 2013

DENVER, CO, Oct. 16, 2013 — Number 1 contender Ruslan Provodnikov of Russia shakes out Wednesday for his upcoming title challenge against Denver’s own WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Mike Alvarado, Saturday, October 19 at First Bank Center in Denver,Co.

Promoted by Top Rank® and Banner Promotions, in association with Tecate, Alvarado vs. Provodnikov will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®, beginning at 9:45 p.m. ET/PT.

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Ruslan Provodnikov Begins Training Camp Today for Mike Alvarado Showdown on October 19th in Denver on HBO

by on Aug.12, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

LOS ANGELES, CA, August 12, 2013 — World Ranked Ruslan Provodnikov began training camp today at the Wild Card Gym to start his preparation for his October 19th clash with WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Mike Alvarado that will take place in Denver and will be seen Live on HBO.

Provodnikov (22-2, 15 KO’s) arrived in Los Angeles last week and did promotional activities with Alvarado which included the taping of the popular “Face to Face” program. Today he started full force with Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach and world class strength and conditioning coach Gavin McMillian. (continue reading…)

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Ruslan Provodnikov arrives in Los Angeles to begin training camp and prepare to take on Mike Alvarado for the WBO Jr. Welterweight championship on October 19th on HBO

by on Aug.09, 2013, under Boxing News, Press Releases

PHILADELPHIA, PA, August 8, 2013 — Ruslan Provodnikov has landed in Los Angeles to begin training camp for his much anticipated showdown with WBO Jr. Welterweight champion Mike Alvarado that will take place on Saturday, October 19th at First Bank Arena in Denver, Colorado.
The bout will be live on HBO’s Championship boxing and is promoted by Top Rank and Banner Promotions.

Provodnikov will be training at the Wild Card Gym under the watchful eye of Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach. (continue reading…)

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Freddy Roach Says, ‘Bradley is Going to Run From Ruslan Just Like He Did Against Manny!’

by on Feb.28, 2013, under Boxing News

Bradley (second from left) and Provodnikov (second from right) will soon be facing off in the ring (photo courtesy of Chris Farina/Top Rank, Copyright 2013)

Bradley (second from left) and Provodnikov (second from right) will soon be facing off in the ring (photo courtesy of Chris Farina/Top Rank, Copyright 2013)

HOLLYWOOD, CALIF, (February 26, 2013) — Hall of Fame trainer FREDDIE ROACH and No. 3 world-rated welterweight contender RUSLAN PROVODNIKOV took time out of training camp, at Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, to discuss their upcoming challenge of undefeated World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight champion Timothy Bradley, Jr. The Bradley vs. Provodnikov WBO welterweight championship will take place, Saturday, March 16 at The Home Depot Center and will be televised live on HBO World Championship Boxing®, beginning at 10:15 p.m. ET/PT.

“We are having an outstanding camp,” said Roach. “Ruslan has given me everything I have asked for in training. The fact that Ruslan has been Manny Pacquiao’s lead sparring partner his past two camps has given Ruslan an outstanding foundation from which to work. When Manny was preparing to defend his title against Bradley last spring I said any of Manny’s sparring partners could beat Bradley. Ruslan will to prove that on March 16. (continue reading…)

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