Negotiations have failed....purse bid to be held on February 26th. Looks like the Bronze Bomber could be going to Russia. http://www.badlefthook.com/2016/2/21/11081698/wilder-vs-povetkin-fight-headed-to-purse-bid Wilder has already stated before that he does not want to go to Russia. I don't see Povetkins backers losing this. They have way too much money.