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Kubrat Pulev’s top 5 advantages against Wladimir Klitschko

A year and a half ago, I evaluated Bulgarian heavyweight Kubrat Pulev as part of our "Klitschko Readiness Rating" series. At that time I gave him a grade of B, reflecting my view that Pulev had the potential to be a viable opponent for Dr. Steelhammer, but had not yet realized that potential. Since then, Pulev handily defeated a Tony Thompson who was better than anyone...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko vs. Kubrat Pulev set for Sept 6 in Hamburg

Wladimir Klitschko will defend his titles on September 6th against the Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev. The fight will be taking place at the o2 World Hamburg, Germany. Klitschko vs. Pulev has been highly anticipated for quite some time, and it represents Klitschko taking on the highest rated challenger in the heavyweight division. Kubrat "The Cobra" Pulev from Sofia is 33 years...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Boxing legend Wladimir Klitschko is ready to knockout Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev

K2 Promotions won a purse bid Tuesday to stage a bout between heavyweight icon Wladimir Klitschko and mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev. The 38-year-old Klitschko (62-3, 53 KOs) is tentatively slated to defend The Ring, WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight belts against Pulev (20-0, 11 KOs) on September 6 at the O2 World Arena in Hamburg, Germany. “I think it’s a very good fight...
Via Sports by Colin
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyson Fury talks David Haye, Kubrat Pulev and Dereck Chisora

It isn't just a 6' 9", 250-pound frame that distinguishes Tyson Fury as potentially the biggest superstar in British sport.After 21 consecutive pro wins, the trigger tongued traveller is on the cusp of challenging for the world heavyweight title and don't expect the build-up to slip beneath the radar. Everybody, it seems, harbors an opinion on Fury's fighting...
Via Ringnews24
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Can Kubrat Pulev become world champion?

In his latest bout Kubrat Pulev defeated Tony "The Tiger" Thompson in one of the most boring fights I have ever watched in my entire life. Pulev had so much hype surrounding him coming up to this fight especially after his performance against unbeaten Belarusian Alexander Ustinov finishing him in a superb display in the 11th round defending his IBF International Heavyweight...
Via Ringnews24
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Abell replaces Williams to fight Kubrat Pulev on December 14

Kubrat Pulev (18-0, 9 KOs) has to adapt for a new opponent! The IBF its mandatory challenger to Heavyweight World Champion Wladimir Klitschko should have stepped into the ring against Sherman Williams. However, Williams did suffer an injury to his right hand in his final preparations and is therefore unable to fight Pulev on December 14.
Via Ringnews24
December 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Kubrat Pulev & Tony Thompson quotes: Each man confident of victory

A heavyweight blockbuster on August 24 with major implications for the state of the division, as Kubrat Pulev (17-0, 9 KOs), the European Heavyweight Champion and number one rated challenger by the IBF, will take on Tony Thompson in a final eliminator to decide who will be the next mandatory. Thompson (38-3, 26 KOs) has already challenged twice for the World Heavyweight Championship...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Kubrat Pulev vs. Tony Thompson preview & prediction

After spending four-plus years taking the safe route to lucrative bouts with Wladimir Klitschko, Tony "The Tiger" Thompson is finally acting like a real heavyweight contender and showing his stuff against opponents who aren't the World Heavyweight Champion. Or that is one way of looking at Thompson's career in the wake of two back-to-back knockout wins over British...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
August 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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