Matthysse vs Provodnikov Final Press Conference

 MATTHYSSE VS. PROVODNIKOV FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES AND PHOTOS     VERONA, NEW YORK (April 16) – Members of the media and fans got a preview of what to expect in the ring on Saturday with former World Champions Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse and “The Siberian Rocky” Ruslan Provodnikov duringtoday’s final press conference for Matthysse vs. Provodnikov at the Oneida Nation’s Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, NY. In what is sure to be an all-action fight to remember and a treat all fight fans are excited for, Argentina’s Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse (36-3, 34 KOs) will fight Ruslan Provodnikov “The Siberian Rocky” (24-3, 17 KOs), in what will be the ultimate test for both fighters. Due to unprecedented demand, tickets are…

Matthysse vs Provodnikov: Prospects Added To Undercard

EXCITING PROSPECTS ADDED TO THE MATTHYSSE VS. PROVODNIKOV NON-TELEVISED UNDERCARD ON APRIL 18 LIVE FROM TURNING STONE CASINO RESORT, VERONA, NEW YORK LOS ANGELES (April 7) – The sure-fire ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate between former World Champions Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse and “The Siberian Rocky” Ruslan Provodnikov, just got more exciting as world class prospects got added to the non-televised undercard of the split site doubleheader live on HBO Boxing After Dark ® on Saturday, April 18 at Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona, NY. In the non-televised co-main event of the night, exciting undefeated Brazilian prospect Patrick Teixeira (24-0, 20 KOs) will compete in a 10-round super welterweight bout against the hard-punching contender Patrick Allotey (30-1, 24 KOs) of Accra, Ghana. Next, Tuapse, Russia’s Fedor…

Ruslan Provodnikov LA Media Workout – Photos/Quotes

HOLLYWOOD — A relaxed and in-shape Ruslan Provodnikov gave the media on hand a bird’s eye view of his conditioning and strength as he makes final preparations for the highly anticipated match-up against Lucas Matthysse on April 18 in Verona, NY. Since the announcement of the fight, the boxing world has been talking non-stop about  this  match-up. Two hard hitting, come forward fighters who refuse to lie down. One thing is for certain, when the opening bell sounds and action commences, everyone watching will be treated to a brutal, bone crushing war. When Provodnikov heads back east for final preparations, Hall of Fame trainer Freddy Roach will not be accompanying him or working his corner. Roach…

[Video] Matthysse Hard At Work For Provodnikov Bout

ARGENTINA — With roughly a month left before the April 18th collision against Ruslan Provodnikov, Lucas Matthysse is caught on video training hard for the match-up. Both known for their explosive punch power, don’t expect this one to go the distance. Check out a short video of Matthysse training then take our poll. Who are you picking?

Matthysse v Provodnikov Set For April 18th In NY

  SURE-FIRE ‘FIGHT OF THE YEAR’ CANDIDATE COMES EARLY IN 2015  LUCAS MATTHYSSE VS. RUSLAN PROVODNIKOV SET FOR SATURDAY, APRIL 18 AT TURNING STONE RESORT CASINO LIVE ON HBO BOXING AFTER DARK®   Philadelphia  (Feb. 24) – A sure-fire ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate will come early as former World Champions Lucas “La Maquina” Matthysse and Ruslan Provodnikov,  two of boxing’s hardest punchers, take the stage in a 12-round jr. welterweight showdown on Saturday, April 18 at Turning Stone Resort Casinoin Verona, NY. Banner Promotions, Golden Boy Promotions in association with Arano Box Promotions announced today the clash of these two fearsome fighters will generate what is surely to be an all-action fight to remember and a treat all fight fans are excited for. The bout with be televised…

Provodnikov Announces Matthysse Fight Via Twitter

LOS ANGELES, CA – Talks of a fight between Ruslan Provodnikov and Lucas Matthysse have been circling around the ring for roughly last the month. On Thursday, it appears the talks have ended and the bout will come to fruition. Via twitter, Provodnikov tweeted that the fight was on and will take place on the East Coast (location unconfirmed at this time).   For fans that enjoy bloody, punch ladened battles, this is your fight. Provodnikov vs Matthysse is a war du jour that will thoroughly entertain fans and undoubtedly end by way of knockout. Is this match-up a 50/50 fight? Not exactly. Comparing their respective resumes, Matthysse’s accurate punching and movement give him a slight edge. But, it…

Matthysse Signs 5 Year Extension With Golden Boy

Super lightweight champion Lucas Matthysse of Argentina signed a five year contract extension with promoter Golden Boy Promotions. Matthysee, who is managed by powerful/influential advisor Al Haymon, is one of the few remaining clients of Haymon remaining with Golden Boy. ***** ARGENTINEAN SUPER STAR LUCAS MATTHYSSE RENEWS CONTRACT WITH  GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS     Photo Credit: Esther Lin  LOS ANGELES (Jan. 23) – WBC Silver Super Lightweight Champion Lucas “La Máquina” Matthysse (36-3, 34 KOs) has renewed his promotional contract with Golden Boy Promotions, it was announced today. The Argentinean star first got his start in 2004 entering the professional boxing scene with a powerful technical knockout. Since then Matthysse, has had a promising career winning by knock out 34 times…

Broner A Late Problem For Taylor, Matthyse Wins By Count

CINCINNATI, OH – In front of a raucous hometown crowd, Adrien Broner defeated Emmanuel Taylor  by unanimous decision with final scores 115-112, 116-111, 116-111. Broner punctuated the win with a last minute knockdown that left Taylor with his leg folded back and on his wallet. Coming off a devastating loss against Marcos Maidana and a less than stellar victory against Carlos Molina, Broner needed a clear cut victory to not only remind fans and critics what the fuss was about while Taylor looked to elevate his career to the next level with a win over his notable opponent. Taking a note from the Maidana fight, Taylor emerged aggressive in the early rounds taking the fight to Broner…

[Live Stream] Broner vs Taylor Weigh-In 11AM PT

CINCINNATI, OH – Today, Adrien Broner and Emmanuel Taylor take the scales ahead of their Saturday night clash. The weigh-in begins at 11am PT and get viewed here LIVE. Also taking the scales on the stream, Lucas Matthysse who faces Roberto Ortiz and former champion Andre Berto who faces Steve Upsher. # # # ABOUT “BRONER VS. TAYLOR” Broner vs. Taylor, a 12-round super lightweight bout, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6 and is promoted by Golden Boy Promotions and R&R Promotions in association with Star Boxing. In the co-main event, Lucas Matthysse faces Roberto Ortiz in a 12-round super lightweight bout promoted by Golden Boy Promotions in association with Arano Boxing and Pepe…

[Photos/Quotes] Broner vs Taylor Open Workout

  Credit: Stephanie Trapp / SHOWTIME Mark Zerof – Hogan Photos/Golden Boy Promotions CINCINNATI, Ohio (Sept. 3, 2014) – It’s homecoming time for Cincinnati favorite Adrien “The Problem” Broner. Former three-division world champion Broner and super lightweight contender Emanuel “Tranzformer” Taylor held a media workout on Wednesday to kick-off fight week for this Saturday’s SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® tripleheader on Saturday, Sept. 6 at U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati. Broner (28-1, 22 KOs) and Taylor (18-2, 12 KOs) will meet in the 12-round super lightweight main event. Broner spoke to his fans in attendance at Fountain Square Plaza and then opted to work out at a local gym rather than the sweltering outdoors in downtown Cincy….