Timothy Bradley (29-0-0, KOs 12) entered as the No.3 welterweight in the world while Ruslan Provodnikov (22-1-0, KOs 15) entered as the No.46. Bradley vs Provodnikov is for for the WBO welterweight title. The bout took place on 03/16/2013 – March 16th, 2013 in the Home Depot Center, Carson, California, USA.