September 26, 2011 | CHRIS MANNIX
Former WBA heavyweight champion Nikolai Valuev of Russia—who, at 7 feet and 328 pounds, was the biggest man ever to hold the title and was known as the Beast from the East—last week joined an expedition to the...
November 16, 2009
December 29, 2008 | Chris Mannix
LAST SATURDAY'S WBA heavyweight title fight in Zurich between Nikolay Valuev and Evander Holyfield had all the elements of a Barnum & Bailey production. There was a sideshow attraction (Valuev, a seven-foot Russian...
December 15, 2008 | Chris Mannix
and his brother, , between them hold three pieces of the heavyweight crown, but it will be a while before either gets a crack at the fourth. That's because WBA champion has shunned overtures from both Klitschkos...
December 15, 2008
Oscar De La Hoya took a humiliating (and possibly career-ending) beating from Manny Pacquiao • Is heavyweight Nikolay Valuev ducking the Klitschko brothers?