Originally posted on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 8/1/13
Several fights for the fall have been confirmed today, including one of the most hotly anticipated rumbles in the sport - Mike Alvarado vs. Ruslan Provodnikov. Additionally, a heavyweight fight looks to be set between Seth Mitchell and Chris Arreola. Check out the full details on both fight announcements along with some more boxing news, rumors and buzz. Alvarado vs. Provodnikov Credit: Chris Farina - Top Rank This is a fight which has been in the works for quite some time, and it's a fight that has fans salivating, as it's a can't miss barn-burner. The match has been set for October 19 in Denver, and HBO will televise the contest. Alvarado is coming off his win over Brandon Rios in their rematch, and Provodnikov is coming off a narrow loss to Timothy Bradley earlier in the year, in another wildly entertaining contest. These two guys are absolutely going to pummel one another, showcasing all of the trademark lack of defense and movement which keeps fans coming back for more these days,
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