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Anthony Dirrell vs. Avni Yildirim final press conference quotes & photos Former champion Anthony Dirrell and 168-pound contender Avni Yildirim exchanged words at a heated final press conference on Thursday before they battle this Saturday for the vacant WBC Super Middleweight World Championship in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes from the Armory in Minneapolis.
Sergiy Derevyanchenko vs. Jack Culcay in IBF title eliminator on April 13 Derevyanchenko is one of the best fighters in the middleweight division, as we saw recently in his battle against Jacobs. This will be a good chance to see whether Derevyanchenko can bounce back from his disappointing less to Daniel in a fight against another very talented fighter in 33-year-old Culcay from Germany.
Tensions high for DeGale vs. Eubank Jr. fight James DeGale MBE and Chris Eubank Junior squared off face-to-face today ahead of their highly-anticipated fight this Saturday night at The O2, promoted by Premier Boxing Champions and Poxon Sports, exclusively live in the U.K on ITV Box Office in the U.S on Showtime.
Eubank Jnr has no chance of beating DeGale, says his sparring partner! The American sparring partner flown across the Atlantic by Eubank Jnr to help him prepare for his Saturday night grudge fight is predicting that DeGale will be victorious at the O2.
Joshua wants Luis Ortiz if Fury or Wilder won't fight him By Trevor McIntyre: Anthony Joshua states that if he can't get fights against Deontay Wilder or Tyson Fury, after he defeats Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller, then he's going to go after the highly ranked, well-respected #3 WBC Luis 'King Kong' Ortiz for his next fight.
Peter Quillin vs. Caleb Truax & Sergiy Derevyanchenko vs. Jack Culcay on April 13 Former world champions will go toe-to-toe as Peter "Kid Chocolate" Quillin faces Minnesota-native Caleb "Golden" Truax in a 12-round IBF super middleweight title eliminator that headlines Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes Saturday, April 13 from The Armory in Minneapolis.
Riakporhe - Mccarthy Easier Fight Than Hyde Richard Riakporhe is expecting an easier night's work when he makes the first defence of his WBA Inter-Continental Cruiserweight title against Belfast's highly-touted Tommy McCarthy at the East of England Arena on Saturday March 2, live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US.
Watch: Mikey Garcia breaks down Anthony Joshua vs. Jarrell Miller The undefeated fighter gives his take on a meeting between a pair of heavyweights who also have yet to lose.
Chris Eubank Snr: I'm petrified of what will happen if Jnr loses to James DeGale British boxing legend Chris Eubank Snr aired serious concerns on Thursday over his son's future if he cannot defeat James DeGale this weekend, admitting that he was "petrified of what the outcome could be" in the all-British super-middleweight grudge fight.
Errol Spence faces Mikey Garcia in movie theaters on 3/16 On March 16, IBF Welterweight Champion Errol Spence Junior will defend his title against unbeaten four-division world champion Mikey Garcia. For the highly-anticipated bout, broadcast live from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX, Garcia will move up to try and capture a title in a fifth-weight class against Spence.
Joe Joyce says he'll punch Bermane Stiverne's face in By Jeff Aranow: Heavyweight contender Joe Joyce says he's going to treat former WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne this Saturday on February 23, like he did Ian Lewison in beating him by an eighth round knockout.
Could a Pacquiao vs. Spence fight be on the horizon? Al Haymon's welterweight stable is deep, but where will the chips fall to make the fights?
Joe Joyce-Bermane Stiverne upgraded to WBA eliminator With Manuel Charr-Fres Oquendo finally off the table, perhaps for good this time, "regular" champ Charr's next mandatory opponent will be decided by this Saturday's bout between Joe Joyce and Bermane Stiverne.
Caleb Plant Joins Ray Mancini for Dirrell vs. Yildirim this Sat. on FS1 Today, FOX Sports announces newly crowned IBF Super Middleweight World Champion Caleb Plant joins International Boxing Hall of Famer Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini and host Chris Myers to call FS1 PBC FIGHT NIGHT: ANTHONY DIRRELL VS. AVNI YILDIRIM on Saturday, Feb.
Photos: Brandon Rios, Humberto Soto - Face To Face in Tijuana Brandon Rios says his clash with Humberto Soto is the final hurdle between him and a fourth World title fight as they clash at the Auditorio Municipal Fausto Gutierrez in Tijuana, Mexico on Saturday February 23, live on DAZN in the US and on Sky Sports in the UK.
Joe Joyce in line for Manuel Charr WBA shot, Fres Oquendo mandatory off World Boxing News has been informed a fight between WBA 'regular' champion Manuel Charr and mandatory Fres Oquendo is off. Charr had been due to defend against Oquendo for some time, although representatives of the 'Diamond Boy' confirmed the news on Thursday.
Kenny Bayless Headed To Canastota For Boxing Hall Of Fame's 30th Anniversary Celebration The International Boxing Hall of Fame announced today top referee Kenny Bayless will be in Canastota for the Hall of Fame's 30th Anniversary celebration during the 2019 Hall of Fame Weekend, June 6-9th. "This will be my 10th year attending the International Boxing Hall of Fame Weekend.
Fighting against drugs in boxing: The dangers of Cocaine It is known by all that an undefined percentage of boxers suffers some drug addiction at some point in their career. Many of them come from difficult origins and from days in which they had to struggle hungry to overcome challenging adversity.
Dirrell conflicted about boxing, considering retirement - after one more fight Former super middleweight world titlist Anthony Dirrell is ready to hang up the gloves after a long career. Before that, he wants to win another title Saturday night when he faces Avni Yildirim for a vacant belt.
Hearn says Joshua vs. Usyk happens in 2020 By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn plans on putting together a fight between Oleksander Usyk and Anthony Joshua in 2020. Hearn says that the four belt cruiserweight champion Usyk, 32, will be moving up to have his first fight at heavyweight in May against possibly former WBA champion Alexander Povetkin.
Kendrick Ball Jr. headlines in Worcester on March 15 Worcester boxer Kendrick "Peppa" Ball, Junior is living the dream and closing in on some of his goals in the ring.
Lara: Castano Has Been Talking, But He Hasn't Fought Anyone Erislandy Lara accepted the fight with Brian Castano because it represents in a certain way an important and necessary challenge that will allow him to put his name back on the list for big fights. Lara will challenge Argentinean Brian Castaño for the WBA "regular" super welterweight title on March 2 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
Abel Sanchez On Heavyweight Hope Joe Joyce: He's Going To Be A George Foreman Type Of Fighter Unbeaten British heavyweight hope/contender Joe Joyce has been compared to one of the greatest, strongest and hardest-hitting heavyweights in boxing history by his trainer Abel Sanchez. Sanchez, who is excited about how far Joyce, still only 7-0, can go, told Kevin Iole of Yahoo!
Dmitriy Salita backs Jarrell Miller to follow Mike Tyson and Riddick Bowe Jarrell Miller's co-promoter Dmitriy Salita has backed Jarrell Miller to join Mike Tyson and Riddick Bowe as New York's finest. 'Big Baby' challenges Anthony Joshua for the heavyweight crown this summer and Salita is sure an upset is on the cards.
Paulie Malignaggi perfectly breaks down James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr There has been plenty of talk in the build up to Chris Eubank Jr vs James DeGale that the loser could face retirement.
Sebastian Eubank joins Chris Jr on big O2 card It will be a family affair when Sebastian Eubank fights on the card to support his older brother Chris Eubank Junior in his huge super-middleweight showdown against James DeGale on Saturday 23rd February at The O2, promoted by Premier Boxing Champions and Poxon Sports, exclusively live in the U.K on ITV Box Office in the U.S on Showtime.
Chris Van Heerden Talks Ring Return, Top Rank Link Up And Aims To Regain World Title Former IBO Welterweight Champion Chris van Heerden is all set for a big year after inking a deal with world boxing juggernauts Top Rank.
Eubank Jr: DeGale respects & fears me Chris Eubank Jr is in the best shape of his life heading into his huge super-middleweight showdown with foe James DeGale on Saturday 23rd February at The O2, promoted by Premier Boxing Champions and Poxon Sports, exclusively live in the U.K on ITV Box Office in the U.S on Showtime.
Anthony Joshua predicts brutal ending for Jarrell Miller during rap Joshua will defend his WBA, WBO and IBF titles when he takes on the Brooklyn boxer, nicknamed 'Big Baby', in New York at Maddison Square Gardens on June 1.
Champion Lee Noble receives touching letter from World Boxing Council World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman sent a touching letter to Lee Noble as the British fighter continues his cancer struggle. Noble, a former English title challenger, is facing his toughest battle to date after being told be doctors the outcome was bleak.
James DeGale brands George Groves rumors 'Fake News' James DeGale has blasted reports he asked for George Groves to be removed from the ITV broadcast as untrue. 'Chunky' addressed media speculation that Groves would not be part of the team of pundits for the fight on Saturday night. The former two time super middleweight ruler was unequivocal with his words.
Andre Ward gives Jacobs advice in how to beat Canelo By Mike Smith: Furture Hall of Fame fighter Andre Ward has some advice in how IBF middleweight champion Danny Jacobs can beat WBA/WBC champion Saul Canelo Alvarez in their fight on ay 4 on DAZN.
Anthony Joshua predicts brutal eighth-round KO of loudmouth Jarrell Miller Brit star obliterated 'Big Baby' with his savage lyrics in an interview on Sway's Universe.
Sugar Ray Leonard vs. Wilfred Benitez Boxing news about Sugar Ray Leonard vs. Wilfred Benitez by Boxing News at Boxing.com. Ultimate Source for Latest Boxing News.
Chris Eubank ‘petrified’ son will lose must-win fight against James DeGale Senior suggests Junior may struggle with mental approach to crucial bout, putting likelihood of victory at ‘50-50’.
Eubank Sr. is "Petrified" That His Son Might Lose To DeGale Cast doubt on whether his son can defeat James DeGale this weekend just two days before the British super middleweight rivals collide at the O2 Arena. DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr traded several barbs at Thursday's heated press conference, regularly talking over one another.
Manny Pacquiao Says He's 'Really Discouraging' Son from Being a Boxer Manny Pacquiao said he doesn't want his 18-year-old son, Jimuel, to become a boxer. The eight-division world boxing champion told ABS-CBN News he's trying to push his son in a different athletic direction. "We are really discouraging him. In our home we don't have any gloves or boxing equipment," Pacquiao said Wednesday.
DeGale vs Eubank Jr: Final press conference quotes James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr had some harsh words at their final presser.
Eubank Sr. 'petrified' of the outcome in his son's fight with DeGale Says he’s not convinced his son will win this weekend.
James Degale Vs. Chris Eubank Jr. Final Press Conference Quotes And Photos Former two-time super middleweight champion James DeGale and former world title challenger Chris Eubank Junior faced off at the heated final press conference on Thursday for their 12-round showdown that headlines SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING this Saturday, February 23 live on SHOWTIME from The O2 in London.
DeGale vs Eubank: Flight Of The Egos DeGale vs Eubank is an all-England crossroads showdown with major implications for both fighters. Ronnie McCluskey breaks it down.
When is DeGale vs Eubank Jr, what TV channel and live stream is it on? James DeGale fights Chris Eubank Jr this Saturday night - find out how to watch all of the action from London.
Quillin vs. Truax, Derevyanchenko vs. Culcay - Event Details I miss watching peter quillin fight.
DeGale-Eubank Jr: Final Press Conference Ahead of this Saturday's super middleweight fight between former titleholder James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr., the two fighters held their final press conference, which can be viewed in full above. Check out some excerpts of what the two rivals had to say before they clash this weekend.
Parker pulls out of Chisora negotiations for April 20 fight By Scott Gilfoid: Former WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker and his promoter David Higgins have pulled out of negotiations for fight againt former heavyweight world title challenger Dereck Chisora for a fight on April 20 in London, England.
Eubank Snr admits he is petrified son will lose mental battle with DeGale Despite rating Chris Jr alongside the likes of Floyd Mayweather, Sr has hit out at his son's psychological ability to win Saturday's fight.
Reagen Dessaix previews clash with former IBO World Champion Blake Caparello this coming Friday night in Melbourne By Chris Glover Brisbane Light Heavyweight Reagan Dessaix takes a jump up in as he takes on former IBO World Light Heavyweight Champion Blake Caparello at The Melbourne Pavillion this coming Friday…
Eubank Jr, DeGale both 'can't afford to lose' James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr will be fighting to keep their careers alive on Saturday as it is hard to see a future for the loser.
Paddy Gallagher and Freddy Kiwitt clash on Friday night - Live on IFL TV Paddy Gallagher was a picture of health as he successfully made weight for Friday night's WBO European welterweight title clash with Freddy Kiwitt.
Anthony Joshua talks fights with Miller, Wilder, and Fury on The Breakfast Club Check out some excerpts from the interview below… Joshua on why he's fighting Jarrell Miller instead of Wilder, Fury, and Ortiz, if he wants to be universally recognized as the best heavyweight:. "It's a good question.
Pacquiao doesn't want son to become a boxer Manny Pacquiao has crafted a legendary career, winning world titles in a record eight divisions, but he doesn't want his son Jimuel to follow in his footsteps.
Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk Will Be in 2020, Says Hearn Eddie Hearn expects Anthony Joshua to fight cruiserweight king Oleksandr Usyk next year. It is anticipated that undisputed cruiserweight champion Usyk will make the step up to the heavyweight division in 2019.
George Groves removed and then reinstated for James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr broadcasting duties George Groves has been reinstated by ITV as a broadcast member for the fight between James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jnr at the O2 Arena on Saturday night having earlier in the day been removed from the programme.
Eubank Sr fears for son's future with DeGale defeat Chris Eubank Jr and James DeGale go head to head at the O2 Arena on Saturday for the vacant IBO super-middleweight title.
DeGale v Eubank Jr: Official running order, undercard for O2 Arena The final running order has been officially announced for the British super middleweight grudge match between James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr. DeGale and Eubank battle it out in London for the vacant IBO title at 168 pounds, live on ITV Box Office in the United Kingdom.
DeGale v Eubank Jr: Britons trade insults as Eubank Snr admits he is 'petrified' Chris Eubank Jr says victory over James DeGale is critical for his career while his father admits he is "petrified" about the outcome.
Eubank and DeGale deny trying to get bitter rival Groves axed from ITV commentary team Freshly retired Saint is the ideal man to add colour to the ITV show having beaten both super-middleweight rivals.
Michael McKinson pushing towards the major names at welterweight World-ranked Michael McKinson realises he may be forced to call out the welterweight's divisions big names as he continues his march to world titles. 'The Problem' has already raced to a record of 15-0 and defends his WBC International Silver crown against the dangerous Ryan Kelly on the MTK Global show in Brentwood on March 9 - live on iFL TV.
Katie Taylor: $1m Serrano super-fight more important than home contest Katie Taylor is willing to give up on her dream of ever boxing in Ireland to pursue a super-fight which could net her a first $1m purse.
Chris Eubank Snr refuses to back his son ahead of James DeGale fight The domestic grudge match takes place at London's O2 Arena on Saturday night.
Sparring partner lauds condition of Kai Robin Havnaa "It was great sparring with Kai," said Badstad. "I had a great time in Arendal with him and his uncle Erling. We had many good, tough rounds together that I think we can both be happy with going into our fights next Saturday. "From my point of view, Kai is in the best shape ever.
Groves axed from ITV commentary team for DeGale vs Eubank Jnr George Groves has been pulled off ITV’s commentary team for Saturday night’s grudge match between James DeGale and Chris Eubank - sparking a huge row over who is to blame.
Subriel Matías faces Hugo Roldán in undefeated battle on March 2 The world ranked Subriel Matías, from the Maternillo neighborhood of Fajardo, Puerto Rico will have another interesting test in his young career on Saturday, March 2nd, when he faces the also undefeated Hugo "Ñato" Roldán of Argentina, in a Junior Welterweight clash, scheduled for 10 rounds at the Tomás Donés Coliseum in Fajardo, Puerto Rico.
WBC open up on where Wilder v Fury II stands, consider second purse bid Mauricio Sulaiman is considering whether to order another purse bid for the Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury rematch. The World Boxing Council President admits he was unaware of a deal Fury was preparing to sign with ESPN this week. Negotiations have been made ever more delicate by Fury finding his own United States network.
James Toney vs. Mike McCallum III Boxing news about James Toney vs. Mike McCallum III by Boxing News at Boxing.com. Ultimate Source for Latest Boxing News.
Andrade Warns Saunders: I'll Follow Your Fat Ass Up To 168! As previously reported, Billy Joe Saunders and Shefat Isufi will go head to head for the vacant WBO super middleweight title on April 13.
Boxeo Telemundo celebrates 30th anniversary this weekend "Boxeo Telemundo," the #1 Spanish-language boxing program in the U.S., celebrates 30 years on the air, setting a historic milestone as the longest-running sports program in Spanish-language television. The show returns to Telemundo with the first event of the year this Friday, February 22 at 11:30 p.m.
Michael Elliott: Perfect timing for pro debut Michael Elliott believes the stars have aligned for him to make his long-awaited debut on Friday as he prepares to step into the ring at York Hall. Elliott will face Lewis van Poetsch on a packed MTK Global show live on iFL TV, and he's glad that he's waited until now to turn professional, having initially planned to do so last year.
Chris Eubank Snr 'petrified' his son won't beat James DeGale Chris Eubank Snr has shockingly admitted that he is concerned that his son might come up short against in his world title fight with James DeGale at the O2 Arena on Saturday night.
Giovanni Cabrera Mioletti back in action at Battle on the Boat 120 Undefeated super featherweight Giovanni Cabrera Mioletti is returning to the Emerald Queen Casino. The fast-rising star will square off against Recky Dulay in a 10-round main event at Battle at the Boat 120 on Saturday, March 23 at theTacoma, Wash. casino.
Jay Harris put forward as European title mandatory Unbeaten Commonwealth flyweight champion Jay Harris has criticised the opposition of European champion Vincent Legrand after the Welsh star was made mandatory for his title.
DeGale vows to deal with "deluded moron" Eubank Jr The British pair will settle their feud this weekend and both know a defeat will likely spell the end of their career.
Parker Withdraws From Talks For Chisora Showdown in April Weeks after having to move past a planned Anthony Joshua-headlined April 13 show at Wembley Stadium in London, efforts to put together a worthy lineup for a rumored April 20 card at London's O2 Arena are so far proving equally futile.
DeGale vs. Eubank Jr. - Ten pre-fight talking points By Ian Aldous: After more than six years in the making, this Saturday night, James DeGale and Chris Eubank Junior will finally share a ring.
Eubank Jr vs DeGale: Chris Eubank Sr says he is 'petrified' of the outcome of son's fight Chris Eubank Sr admitted he is.
Liam Williams: Mullender Is Getting Boring Now LIAM WILLIAMS BELIEVES his March 8 British title challenger Joe Mullender is overplaying his hand ahead of their highly-anticipated showdown with continual claims that he will simply drag the champion into a punch-up.
Euro News: Dominic Boesel Defends, Laggoune vs. Opetaia, More EBU light heavyweight champ Dominic Boesel defends the title against Italian Orial Kulaj on April 13 in Halle an der Saale on a SES promotion. It´s a voluntary defence by Boesel, who have a very capable official challenger waiting in the shape of Igor Michalkin.
Anthony Crolla: Vasyl Lomachenko bout offers a chance to silence Twitter trolls Former world champion Anthony Crolla says he will silence doubters if he makes history and beats Vasyl Lomachenko.
Chris Eubank Jr's brother to star on undercard of James DeGale fight Chris is not the only Eubank son to follow in their famous father's footsteps and climb through the ropes.
Josh Adewale ready to impress in Friday bout Josh Adewale has fired a warning at opponent Victor Edagha - urging him not to be negative and to come to win when the two men meet at York Hall on Friday. Middleweight prospect Adewale competes in his second professional contest when he competes on the MTK Global show live on iFL TV.
Payano: March 9 First Step Towards Regaining Bantamweight Title Juan Carlos Payano never again wants to relive his disastrous 1st round knockout to unbeaten pound-for-pound entrant Naoya Inoue. In fact, he's so eager to put the fight in the rearview mirror that he's even returning to the ring quicker than his prior conqueror.
Erislandy Lara praises young sparring partners ahead of Castano fight Former junior middleweight titleholder Erislandy Lara returns to the ring on Saturday, March 2, when he faces WBA "world" titleholder Brian Castano in a Showtime-televised main event from Brooklyn's Barclays Center.
Bob Arum wants to do Wilder-Fury rematch Tyson Fury recently signed a co-promotional deal with Top Rank, and the biggest question immediately was clear: what does this mean for a rematch with Deontay Wilder, a PBC/Al Haymon fighter? It's true that Top Rank and Haymon rarely do business together, but certainly not unheard of or anything like that.
Vergil Ortiz Jr to return on Canelo-Jacobs card Junior welterweight prospect Vergil Ortiz Jr will return to action on May 4, when he'll face an opponent to be named on the Canelo Alvarez vs Daniel Jacobs undercard at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Hamed v Eubank, Nani mocks Rio, and Jossy's Giants cameos This week’s roundup also features Wales v England memories, Sir Charles Barkley and Francis Benali.
Joshua: I Don't Think Fury Did Deal To Jeopardize Wilder Rematch NEW YORK - Anthony Joshua was as surprised as anyone when he learned Monday that Tyson Fury signed a co-promotional agreement with Bob Arum's Top Rank Inc.
Billy Joe Saunders explains how James DeGale can beat Chris Eubank Jr DeGale and Eubank know their careers are on the line when they clash in London on Saturday night.
Fury/Wilder II: Arum Says "Tremendous" Offer Will Be Sent To Wilder, Along With Finkel And Haymon In speaking with ESPN yesterday, Arum said a "tremendous" offer will be sent to Wilder, as well as to Haymon and Shelly Finkel, and that the plan is for Fury and Wilder to defend their respective titles against as yet unannounced opposition, on ESPN this spring / early summer, and then fight the big rematch, on pay-per-view, around September time.
How to watch James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr: live stream and TV channel information James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr meet in a IBO super middleweight world title fight at the O2 Arena on Saturday night.
WATCH LIVE: DeGale vs Eubank Jr. - Press Conference Live Stream With little over a few days until he steps between the ropes at The O2 to confront his bitter rival Chris Eubank Jr, Two-Time IBF World Champion James DeGale MBE today exhibited his lean and sculpted physique, hand speed and power-punching to a captivated audience at a packed media work out at Stonebridge ABC in Wembley.
Bob Arum: Tyson Fury Will Be My Gypsy George Foreman Bob Arum can't say for sure who Tyson Fury will fight next. Or when. Or where. The accomplished promoter does know that he couldn't ask for a more entertaining, interesting heavyweight to work with as his company, Top Rank Inc., and ESPN attempt to become players in boxing's reborn glamour division.
Joseph Parker's Team "Pull The Pin" On Dereck Chisora Fight "We Are Not Going To Roll Over And Take Short Camp For Short Money". It would have been an interesting, possibly very exciting fight, but it seems New Zealand's Joseph Parker and Dereck Chisora of the UK will not be facing one another; not this spring anyway.
Anthony Crolla to Challenge Vasyl Lomachenko on April 12 in Los Angeles - Boxing Social Anthony Crolla will face pound-for-pound superstar Vasyl Lomachenko in his next fight. The Manchester lightweight is mandatory for the WBA world title and has been given the opportunity of a lifetime.
Gilberto Ramirez to make 175-pound debut on Lomachenko-Crolla In a recent article on BoxingScene.com, Jake Donovan reported that a purse bid had been avoided and that Vasiliy Lomachenko would defend his WBA/WBO lightweight titles against his WBA mandatory challenger Anthony Crolla. The fight will take place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles and will stream live on ESPN+.
Joshua puts record straight after wild Miller claims he abused TUE system to take testosterone AJ has revealed how he went from weed-smoking layabout to disciplined boxer who cares about his diet and training.
Paddy Barnes To Return, March 17 At MSG Theater Paddy Barnes will return to the ring next month. The former WBC flyweight world title challenger has been out of action since losing at the hands of Cristofer Rosales back in August. Barnes was stopped inside four rounds at Windsor Park in Belfast, exclusively live on BT Sport, and missed out on a December return due to time constraints.
Locked and Loaded: Spence / Garcia Boxing news about Locked and Loaded: Spence / Garcia by Robert Ecksel at Boxing.com. Ultimate Source for Latest Boxing News.
Anthony Joshua could have Oleksandr Usyk as his mandatory challenger in 2020, says Eddie Hearn Anthony Joshua expects to be mandated to fight Oleksandr Usyk next year, according to promoter Eddie Hearn.
Anthony Sims Jr. Aims For First Pro Title in 2019 Unbeaten Indiana Super-Middleweight contender Anthony Sims Jr is targeting his first professional title in 2019. 'The Magician' begins his campaign at 168lbs in a scheduled ten round contest with Argentina's Mateo Damian Veron at the East of England Arena in Peterborough on March 2, shown live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US.
Gill vs Dominguez; Sims Jr vs. Veron on March 2 LIVE on DAZN Jordan Gill is determined to turn Peterborough into a regular fixture for Matchroom Boxing. 'The Thrill' headlines his first ever show at the East of England Arena on March 2 when he takes on Mexico's Emmanuel Dominguez for the WBA International Featherweight title, live on Sky Sports in the UK and DAZN in the US.
ESPN Boxing: The Island of Misfit Toys? Boxing news about ESPN Boxing: The Island of Misfit Toys? by Paul Magno at Boxing.com. Ultimate Source for Latest Boxing News.
Hearn: Miller Used Smart Ploy, Wants Joshua To Fight Like Maniac Anthony Joshua came face-to-face with Jarrell Miller for the first time at a press conference in New York. The pair will clash for Joshua's WBA Super, IBF, WBO and IBO world titles on June 1 at Madison Square Garden.
Anthony Crolla is certain he has what it takes to see off Vasyl Lomachenko "These are the kind of fights that I'm in it for" says the 32-year-old after the deal was struck this week.
Lomachenko Would Drop Down For Gervonta Davis, Jabs Lopez WBA and WBO lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko tried a new way to communicate with his fans. For the first time ever, the Ukrainian boxer had an Instragram live stream, in which he answered some questions about Gervonta Davis, his future fight and even discussed plans for retirement.
Canelo vs. Jacobs 3-city international tour starts next week By Mike Smith: Saul Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs will start their three-city international news tour next week to promote their May 4 fight on DAZN at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The fight is already highly anticipated by the boxing public, who can't wait to see these two warriors clash.
Subriel Matias vs. Hugo Roldan in Battle of Unbeatens on March 2 World ranked Subriel Matias, from the Maternillo neighborhood of Fajardo, Puerto Rico will have another interesting test in his young career on Saturday, March 2nd, when he faces the also undefeated Hugo "Nato" Roldan of Argentina, in a junior welterweight clash, scheduled for 10 rounds at the Tomás Donés Coliseum in Fajardo, Puerto Rico.
Edner Cherry withdraws from Showtime fight vs. Ricardo Nunez after being hospitalized Edner Cherry has withdrawn from his scheduled March 2 junior lightweight fight vs Ricardo Nunez, industry sources told The Ring. Cherry was training last week when he grabbed his chest and lost consciousness, according to sources. Defibrillator paddles were utilized before Cherry was rushed to a local hospital.
Arum: ESPN cut off GGG negotiations because "they didn't like his attitude" By Chris Williams: Bob Arum of Top Rank says the negotiations between Gennady Golovkin and ESPN were halted because the network "didn't like his attitude", and felt it "wasn't worth the trouble" to try and sign him. However, Arum says Golovkin is always welcome to come back and restart the negotiations.
How Messy Did Things Just Get at Heavyweight? Every era could have had a fight it didn't. It's true even of the most fondly recalled. Ask most longtime boxing fans about the greatest eras at heavyweight and it won't take long for the 1970s or 1990s to dominate the conversation. Both featured rare depth and countless memorable encounters.
Anthony Joshua Talks Boxing, Tyson and Wilder Boxing news about Anthony Joshua Talks Boxing, Tyson and Wilder by Marc Livitz at Boxing.com. Ultimate Source for Latest Boxing News.
Mikey Garcia: Errol Spence Will Get The Best of Me Mikey Garcia has promised to give the best of himself when he moves up by two weight divisions challenge IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence. The four division world champion is looking to capture another belt - against a fellow undefeated champion, who is heavily favored to win.
Arum wants Spence vs. Crawford later this year By Chris Williams: Top Rank boss Bob Arum says he's going to make a financial offer to IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Junior for a unification match-up against his fighter WBO champion Terence Crawford for a match in the fall if both guys win their next fights.
Lee Selby: 'I tricked my own body to believe I was eating' EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY DANIEL MATTHEWS: Battles with the scales are a painful byproduct of any fighter's life. But Selby's recent tales of sacrifice - in boxing, as in life - have been darker than most.
Bermane Stiverne and Joe Joyce battle it out on Saturday on SHOWTIME and ITV Box Office Undefeated British Heavyweight sensation Joe Joyce came face-to-face with Bermane Stiverne ahead of their Commonwealth Title clash today, but it erupted between the Former World Champion and the British fighter's manager.
Joe Joyce warns Jarrell Miller against provoking Anthony Joshua Miller and Joshua face off at Madison Square Gardens on June 1, with their first press conference on Tuesday in New York proving to be a fiery affair. Miller heavily shoved Joshua as they faced off.
Gilberto Ramirez Claims That He Never Vacated WBO Title There appears to be some confusion with respect to the WBO super middleweight title. Earlier this week, it was announced by the World Boxing Organization that Billy Joe Saunders and Shefat Isufi were ordered to collide for the vacant title at 168-pounds.
The Met adds an elegant touch to 'The Sweet Science' Philadelphia' 'newest' fight venue, The Met Philadelphia, will add a prominent amount of class to 'The Sweet Science' when it hosts boxing this Saturday.
Artur Beterbiev-Sven Fornling possible for May 4th Artur Beterbiev's planned matchup with Sullivan Barrera has fallen through for a second time, and as a result, it looks as though Beterbiev will defend his IBF title against #4 Sven Fornling in Stockton on May 4th.
Promoter Bob Arum: Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder likely to meet later this year but both may fight before that Promoter Bob Arum said on Wednesday that the likelihood is that Tyson Fury will meet Deontay Wilder later this year, possibly in September, but unlikely before both heavyweights meet other opponents first.
Abel Sanchez rejected Luis Ortiz for Joe Joyce By Trevor McIntyre: Trainer Abel Sanchez admits that he said no to the idea of unbeaten contender Joe 'Juggernaut' Joyce facing former heavyweight world title challenger Luis 'King Kong' Ortiz for his next fight this Saturday night on February 23 at the O2 Arena in London, England.
Joe Joyce Warns Miller That an 'Angry' Joshua is More Dangerous Olympic silver medal winner Joe Joyce has warned heavyweight contender Jarrell Miller that angering Anthony Joshua may have been a mistake. On Tuesday in New York City, Joshua and Miller came face to face at their kickoff press conference and tempers erupted several times.
PICTURED: Stiverne goes off at Joyce presser over manager comments Undefeated heavyweight Joe Joyce and former heavyweight world champion Bermane Stiverne sounded off at the final press conference on Wednesday. The two talked up their 12-round showdown that opens a SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING doubleheader this Saturday live on SHOWTIME from The O2 in London.
Fury's new co-promoter Arum makes offer to Wilder for rematch The pair of heavyweights are both determined to face off again after their epic and controversial split-decision draw in California at the back-end of last year.
Richard Schaefer Makes Outrageous Claim About How Good Joe Joyce Is Respected boxing promoter Richard Schaefer is well known for being a man who can spot talent in professional boxing. In years gone by Schaefer is credited by many as having been the leading force in building Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions.
Artur Beterbiev vs. Sven Fornling possible for May 4 on ESPN in Stockton, CA By Jeff Aranow: A fight between IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev and #4 IBF Sven Fornling is being talked about for May 4 on ESPN in Stockton, California, according to Mike Coppinger. Beterbiev-Fornling still hasn't been made official by Top Rank Boxing, but it's possibility.
Jarrell Miller jokes he has seen Tyson Fury 'hump a donkey seven times' as AJ's opponent hits back at sparring KO claims Miller equated Fury's claims that he dropped him seven times in sparring to a ludicrous and disturbing claim of bestiality.
Hearn hopes Fury's £80m TV deal could open door to Joshua vs Wilder Eddie Hearn is hopeful Tyson Fury's £80million deal with ESPN could reopen the door to a blockbuster clash between Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder.
Abel Sanchez: Golovkin Will Look For Great Fights, Not Belts Abel Sanchez, head trainer for former middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin, says his boxer is not going to return with the goal of hunting down the four world titles that he previously held.
Joshua Stops Reporter In His Tracks When He Brings Up $50 Million Wilder Offer The famous $50 million offer tabled to Anthony Joshua for a showdown and a chance to unify the belts with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder just won't seem to go away.
Fury's promoter Arum insists Wilder rematch can happen on ESPN PPV because American is a 'free agent' TYSON FURY’S promoter Bob Arum insists rematch with Deontay Wilder can happen on ESPN PPV because the American is a “free agent.” The eagerly-anticipated bout was thrown into doub…
Errol Spence Jr Makes An Interesting Suggestion To Manny Pacquiao Errol Spence Jr, the IBF welterweight champion is regarded by many as one of the best fighters in the sport today pound for pound. While pound for pound is always debated by many fans given the difficult nature of the concept in the first place, Spence is probably in most people's top five pound for pound lists today.
Errol Spence Recalls Sparring Floyd Mayweather IBF welterweight world champion Errol Spence Jr is gearing up for his latest defence next month when he takes on fellow pound for pound rated star Mikey Garcia.
WBC Prez: Wilder, Fury Owe Rematch To The Fans The WBC remain "confident" the rematch between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will occur, but will consider ordering purse bids if it's put in jeopardy.
New Tyson Fury co-promoter Bob Arum confirms 'tremendous' Deontay Wilder offer Fans are demanding a rematch between the pair after their December showdown ended in a controversial draw.
Gray Matter: Give Hi-Tech Lomachenko and Million Dollar Crolla a break This won't go three rounds! I won't be watching! Oh take a pill for Christ's sake! As you'll no doubt be aware pound-for-pound king Vasiliy Lomachenko will defend The Ring, WBA and WBO lightweight championships against Anthony Crolla on April 12 at the Staples Centre in Los Angeles.
Fury's potential opponents at heavyweight Now that heavyweight lineal champion Tyson Fury has signed a deal with Top Rank, who are the opponents out there for him? And which pairing are the most realistic given the current landscape of the boxing industry?
Deontay Wilder v Tyson Fury rematch: WBC 'confident' the fight will take place Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder "owe it to the fans" to make a rematch happen, WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman says.
Anthony Joshua closer to Deontay Wilder showdown after Fury joins Top Rank in £80m deal, insists promoter Hearn Gypsy King announced a new £80million contract w…
WBC confident Wilder-Fury rematch will happen Fury signing with ESPN has cast significant doubt over the likelihood of him fighting WBC champion Wilder as planned this summer, but the sanctioning body remains determined that arguably the world's most eagerly-awaited fight will imminently happen.
Pulev to headline ESPN card on March 23 Kubrat Pulev's first fight with Top Rank will headline a March 23 card on ESPN.
Arum hoping for Wilder-Fury rematch on ESPN Top Rank's Bob Arum is hopeful he can get heavyweight world titlist Deontay Wilder to face Tyson Fury in a rematch, which could air on ESPN+.
Anthony Joshua seems at home in Big Apple as he takes subway to MSG The Brit has travelled across the pond and will make his debut stateside on June 1 when he defends his heavyweight belts against New York's unbeaten Miller at Madison Square Garden.
Anthony Joshua's Promoter Makes Bold Claim About What Lennox Lewis Did Promoter of Anthony Joshua, Eddie Hearn has been going to bat with former undisputed heavyweight world champion Lennox Lewis a lot in the media in recent times. The beef between the two stems from Lewis been critical of Joshua not taking on either Tyson Fury or Deontay Wilder as of yet in his career.
Hearn willing to offer Deontay Wilder deal to fight on DAZN By Chris Williams: Eddie Hearn says he's willing to offer WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder a two-fight deal with DAZN after the unbeaten champion revealed last Tuesday night that he's a promotional free agent, and can fight on any network.
Bob Arum Reaches Out To Al Haymon With New Offer For Wilder vs Fury Rematch Indeed, it turns out the legendary Hall of Fame promoter and passionate boxing nut Bob Arum can get in touch with his heated rival Al Haymon after all. Haymon advises WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder. In recent weeks promoter Arum has had less than complimentary things to say about the powerful adviser in the media.
Chris Eubank shows off bizarre dance moves and sings Kumbaya as son Jr prepares for DeGale The 52-year-old busted out his moves ahead of Saturday's domestic dust-up at the 02 Arena.
UFC Champion Jon Jones Reacts To Miller's Shove Of Anthony Joshua Many claimed that the push from Jarrell Miller to Anthony Joshua in New York was staged this week but the promoter of the event Eddie Hearn has been passionately claiming that it was not staged at all.
From violence to compassion: The duality of Terence Crawford Terence Crawford was raised a fighter and found his way mostly due to his time in a ring, but it's his time as a father that has created a unique balance that challenges him each and every day.
Crawford and Khan to fight on ESPN PPV April 20 Terence Crawford and Amir Khan will fight April 20, it was announced on Tuesday. The location has yet to be determined.
Charr vs. Oquendo Finito Boxing news about Charr vs. Oquendo Finito by Robert Ecksel at Boxing.com. Ultimate Source for Latest Boxing News.
Santa Cruz-Rivera, Fox Tripleheader Peaks at 1.75 Million Viewers Leo Santa Cruz's latest televised win saw a significant ratings drop from the last two Premier Boxing Champions on Fox telecasts, but only a slight dip from his previous network appearance.
Anthony Joshua Makes Drug Claims Against Jarrell Miller Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and Jarrell Miller got as personal as they both possibly could this week at their first fight press conference. The bout is scheduled for June 1st in New York but clearly the bad blood is already there months out already.
Joyce-Stiverne: Press Conference Quotes Joe Joyce and Bermane Stiverne will collide this weekend on Showtime.
Toe 2 Toe podcast: Anthony Sims Jr joins as a guest Welcome to the Ringside Toe 2 Toe podcast, an online offering from Sky Sports bringing you the latest news and views from the world of boxing.
Joe Joyce vs. Bermane Stiverne quotes for this Sat. on SHOWTIME Undefeated heavyweight Joe Joyce and former heavyweight world champion Bermane Stiverne sounded off at the final press conference on Wednesday for their 12-round showdown that opens a SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING doubleheader this Saturday live on SHOWTIME from The O2 in London.
Anthony Joshua Predicts How He'll Beat Jarrell Miller Anthony Joshua has shown a more mean and ruthless side to his personality this week when brought face to face with American Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller again. Joshua clearly despises him and thinks little of his fight game or him as a person outside the ring.
Jarrell Miller Reveals Anthony Joshua Rematch Clause Jarrell Miller will challenge heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua on June 1st in his home town of New York at Madison Square Garden. The two took to the stage yesterday in some scenes that have blown up in the boxing world following some very heated verbal and at one point a physical pushing exchange from Miller to Joshua.
Arum makes 'tremendous' offer to Deontay Wilder for Tyson Fury rematch A heavyweight rematch between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury was expected, but Fury’s unexpected signing with Top Rank has muddied the waters.
Anthony Joshua Reacts To Tyson Fury's ESPN News Earlier this week it was announced that lineal heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury had done a deal to have his fights in the US shown exclusively on ESPN moving forward in what was described as a long-term deal.
Anthony Joshua still wants future fight with Deontay Wilder if he cannot agree Tyson Fury rematch Anthony Joshua still wants a future fight with Deontay Wilder, if the WBC champion can no longer agree a rematch with Tyson Fury, says promoter Eddie Hearn.
Oscar De La Hoya Responds To Floyd Mayweather's Ryan Garcia Offer Oscar De La Hoya who is the promoter of rising undefeated star Ryan Garcia has taken his time to respond to a public offer levelled at his young prospect by one Floyd Mayweather in recent days.
Hearn talks Demetrius Andrade facing GGG or Canelo vs. Jacobs winner By Sean Jones: Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn has high hopes of his fighter WBO middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade fighting Gennady Golovkin or the winner of the Saul Canelo Alvarez vs Danny Jacobs fight, which will be taking place on May 4.
Chris Eubank Sr opens up on his new life as a cop in America Eubank will be ringside on Saturday to watch his son, Chris Eubank Jr, take on James DeGale.
Chris Eubank Jr on why his career is on the line against James DeGale Eubank Jr is preparing for a grudge match with British rival James DeGale at the O2 Arena on Saturday night.
Chris Eubank Jr slammed after arriving on This Morning in £210,000 bright orange McLaren The 29-year-old will face the former two-time IBF king at the 02 Arena on Saturday.
Hearn: With Fury's Deal, Wilder Should Now Shift Focus To Joshua Eddie Hearn, who promotes IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, is actually feeling good about Tyson Fury's decision to sign a co-promotional deal with Top Rank.
Anthony Joshua brushes off Jarrell Miller testosterone claims before fight Jarrell Miller used a press conference with Anthony Joshua to claim the British heavyweight had used testosterone to help with weight gain.
JD NXTGEN: Anthony Sims Jr to make Joshua Buatsi wait for fight after moving to super-middleweight Anthony Sims Jr says Joshua Buatsi must wait for a future fight, but expects a likely showdown with Chris Eubank Jr at super-middleweight.
World Champion Richard Commey Is Spot On About Lomachenko vs Crolla Following the news that pound for pound boxing star Vasyl Lomachenko will next face former world champion Anthony Crolla of Manchester, UK in his next bout, certain areas of the boxing world have been very critical of the fight.
Kell Brook vs. Hector Saldivia Boxing news about Kell Brook vs. Hector Saldivia by Boxing News at Boxing.com. Ultimate Source for Latest Boxing News.
Jarrell Miller rips Anthony Joshua's resume, says he's had a bunch of easy fights During yesterday's kick off press conference in New York, Jarrell Miller breaks down his thoughts on Anthony Joshua's resume, and explains why he thinks he's more than earned his shot at this title opportunity… " does certain things well. He gets hit pretty well too.
Tyson Fury's Trainer Hits Back At Anthony Joshua's Belittling Of His Fighter Heavyweight champion of the world Anthony Joshua is on the front foot at the moment and not just in the boxing ring. You can tell he's been patiently sitting back and listening to the various comments about him in recent times in terms of criticism received for not facing either Tyson Fury or Deontay Wilder next up.
Anthony Joshua Snaps After Personal Insults About His Mother Heavyweight champion of the world Anthony Joshua dropped the corporate and nice guy act this week with a man he clearly can't wait to lay his fists upon - Jarrell Miller.
Anthony Joshua: "Jarrell Miller Got Caught On PEDs, I Can't Really Respect That" Has Jarrell Miller succeeded in placing himself firmly underneath the skin of heavyweight champ Anthony Joshua? Maybe.
Stiverne threatens to 'kick the s out' of Joyce's manager DANIEL MATTHEWS: The final press conference between Bermane Stiverne and Joe Joyce descended into chaos as the Haitian heavyweight threatened his opponent's manager.
Chris Eubank Jr and Sr Make A TV Entrance That Only They Could Chris Eubank Jr and his father have pulled out all the stops today on TV in promotion of this weekend's showdown with James DeGale fight at the 02 Arena in London.
Rob Brant vs. Jeff Horn possible for winter fight By Mike Smith: Former WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn could be moving up to middleweight to challenge WBA 'regular' 160 lb champion Rob Brant in this winter in Brisbane, Australia.
Watch: Anthony Joshua Security Throws Water At A Reporter Heavyweight champion of the world Anthony Joshua is in New York this week announcing his upcoming bout against Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller on June 1st at Madison Square Garden.
Joe Joyce could land world title fight early after Fury's £80m Top Rank deal as Brit prepares for Stiverne clash Saturday sees Joyce enter only his eighth pro fight against ex-WBC world champ Bermane Stiverne.
Photos: Erislandy Lara Putting in Work For Brian Castano Fight Former super welterweight world champion Erislandy "The American Dream" Lara will look to reclaim a piece of the 154-pound crown when he challenges WBA champion Brian Castaño on Saturday, March 2 live on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center, the home of BROOKLYN BOXING, and presented by Premier Boxing Champions.
Ingemar Johansson vs. Joe Erskine Boxing news about Ingemar Johansson vs. Joe Erskine by Boxing News at Boxing.com. Ultimate Source for Latest Boxing News.
Joshua: Miller is slow and got caught with PEDS, I can't respect him During yesterday's press conference, heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua talks to the media about what he thinks of Jarrell Miller as a fighter and what he makes out of all of Miller's brash talk about him. Check out what he had to say… Joshua on Miller and all his trash talking:.
Update On Gennady Golovkin's Career - Things Gone Quiet Usually when things go quiet in boxing that's a good sign. A good sign in that the real players behind the scenes and the people that actually count are working on a deal and that something is super close to being announced for a fighter.
Bermane Stiverne Loses It With Joe Joyce's Manager At Press Conference This week heavyweight prospect Joe Joyce will take on former heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne as part of the James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr bill taking place in the UK. It's a decent card to be fair. In terms of this heavyweight fight on it, it will certainly represent a step up for the big hitting Joyce compared to what he's faced so far.
Crolla: I Earned Lomachenko Shot, He's Not Unbeatable As previously reported on BoxingScene.com, Vasiliy Lomachenko will put his WBA and WBO lightweight titles on the line against Anthony Crolla in Los Angeles on April 12.
Oleksandr Usyk Set For Huge 2019 Heavyweight Debut - New Player In Division While the boxing world is on fire at the moment and the heavyweight division is in particular - there is another giant coming to it soon. All the talk at the moment is about the likes of Deontay Wilder, Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury of course.
EXCLUSIVE: Joe Joyce fears Joshua v Wilder / Fury fights could be dead Joe Joyce took time out to speak to WBN this week ahead of his big heavyweight collision with Bermane Stiverne. 'The Juggernaut' battles the former WBC champion live on ITV Box Office from London this Saturday night. In the wake of Tyson Fury signing a massive ESPN deal, Joyce was asked his thought on the rematch with Deontay Wilder.
Anthony Joshua: Why he could benefit from Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder falling through - BBC Sport With fears that the Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder rematch may fall through, Mike Costello and Steve Bunce discuss why Anthony Joshua could look better by comparison.
Anthony Joshua Drops Corporate Act When Asked About Tyson Fury Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua really showed himself in a genuine light this week at his latest fight announcement against Jarrell Miller on June 1st at MSG. Many have criticized the ferocious fighter of being to media trained outside of the ring with some calling him things like 'Fake J." Absolute garbage.
Gary O'Sullivan, Josh Denzel make DeGale v Eubank Jr. predictions Former Chris Eubank Junior opponent Gary O'Sullivan joined Love Island star Josh Denzel in giving their predictions for this Saturday's big fight. Eubank Junior battles James DeGale at The O2 in London in a highly-anticipated grudge match.
Anthony Joshua Promoter Reacts To Deontay Wilder Saying He's A Free Agent Promoter of Anthony Joshua, Eddie Hearn has warmed to the news this week that WBC heavyweight champion of the world Deontay Wilder reportedly said he is a free agent for his fights in terms of what TV network they are shown on.
Joshua vs Miller: Jarrell Miller wants Anthony Joshua to fight like a 'maniac', says Eddie Hearn Jarrell Miller tried to get Anthony Joshua.
Euro News: Patrick Nielsen, Beterbiev-Fornling, Helenius, More Danish super middleweight Patrick Nielsen, 29-3, has signed with Peder Forsmnan´s Sports Management and the debut for his new promoter is set for May 25 in Aarhus. Nielsen lost a close, disputed decision to Arthur Abraham in April of 2018 and has been inactive since then and there have been talks of a rematch but the fight never materialized.
People All Saying The Same Thing Following Lomachenko vs Crolla News One of boxing's true nice guys and former world champion Anthony Crolla of Manchester has landed himself a huge opportunity to take on one of the very best fighters in the world today. Pound for pound. Dan Rafael confirmed this week that Crolla will challenge pound for pound supremo Vasyl Lomachenko next up:.
Lennox Lewis Makes Good Point About The Joshua vs Miller Stage Altercation Former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world Lennox Lewis has found himself back in the conversation in the modern landscape in the sport recently. Largely for his very public criticism of fellow UK fighter and current heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua.
Lennox Lewis questions Jarrell Miller push, Anthony Joshua vendetta talk Lennox Lewis has questioned why Jarrell Miller felt the need to push Anthony Joshua as the pair went face-to-face in New York. Miller wasted no time putting his hands on Joshua in front of the world's media ahead of their June 1 clash at Madison Square Garden.
The Moment Anthony Joshua Rang The New York Stock Exchange Bell Anthony Joshua has been coming in for an awful lot of necessary flack lately but say what you want about him, the man is a huge star in the sport of boxing in the UK and worldwide and very soon - should be in the US too. An iconic moment took place this week with Joshua and his team ringing the famous New York stock exchange bell.
Amir Khan Gives His View On Shamima Begum Situation - Admits Mistake Boxer Amir Khan is currently gearing up for one of the biggest tests of his professional boxing career against pound for pound star Terence Crawford next up. He's currently awaiting the official date and venue to be fully confirmed following a press conference in the UK recently announcing that the fight will take place in the US.
Boxing World React To Anthony Joshua and Jarrell Miller Altercation Anthony Joshua signalled the beginning of his US debut this week at a press conference in New York where the heavyweight champion came face to face with challenger Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller. The two had met on stage previously in New York before the build up to Joshua vs Povetkin last year - so were already acquainted with one another so to speak.
February 20, 1993: Chavez vs Haugen He took on the role of villain with Chavez, years before the match even, and for the two fighters and the record-setting crowd in Mexico City, there was somehow more on the line than just the WBC super lightweight title. If Haugen had beaten Chavez it would have only put more poison in the veins.
Arum: We Are Sending Out Tremendous Offer To Deontay Wilder In the wake of growing concern over Tyson Fury's alignment with Top Rank and ESPN potentially ruining plans for a rematch with Deontay Wilder, Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum is doing his best to assure the public of the exact opposite to be true.
David Haye: One Jarrell Miller shot could be lights out for Anthony Joshua Former two-weight world champion and retired British legend David Haye has warned compatriot Anthony Joshua not to underestimate Jarrell Miller. Joshua faces Miller in his American debut on June 1 and Haye sees Miller as a contender for an upset. Miller is a huge outsider with UK bookmakers.
F, think I'm a bit late! - Amir Khan airs time-delayed views on ISIS Bride Amir Khan waded in on the debate over 'ISIS Bride' Shamima Begum, albeit in a belated fashion from his American base. The Briton is over in the US preparing to face Terence Crawford on April 20 at Madison Square Garden on ESPN PPV.
Hagler calls for one world champion per weight division Hagler was the undisputed top dog of the 160lbs category from 1980 until 1987 when he retired after a controversial points defeat to Sugar Ray Leonard having made 12 successful defences of his crown.
Anthony Crolla to challenge Vasyl Lomachenko for WBA and WBO belts Lomachenko had already pencilled in a unification about against Richard Commey, but the latter's hand injury has opened the door for 'Million Dollar' Crolla.
Deniz Ilbay Faces Eniz For IBO Intercontinental Title Deniz Ilbay will face Jonathan Jose Eniz for the IBO Intercontinental Welterweight title on March 2 at SØR Amfi in Arendal.
Salita: Shields-Hammer Will Take Women's Boxing To Next Level Now that the Claressa Shields-Christina Hammer fight has been rescheduled, promoter Dmitriy Salita cannot wait to witness what it does for women's boxing. Showtime announced last Tuesday that Shields and Hammer will meet April 13 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Amir Khan faces toughest comeback challenge in Terence Crawford In little over two months' time, Amir Khan will step out to the ring in Madison Square looking to complete his comeback with what would be, a phenomenal victory. Rather than fighting his long-term rival Kell Brook, Khan will instead be fighting American Terence Crawford.
Humble to Grumble: Anthony Joshua gains bad attitude for US audience As media gathered for the press conference at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Tuesday, a distinct change was apparent in Anthony Joshua. No longer was Joshua his cool, casual self. 'AJ' had garnered a new persona for his new United States audience.
Anthony Joshua: Jarrell Miller shoves Joshua in fiery press conference - BBC Sport Anthony Joshua's first press conference with Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller gets off to fiery start after the American shoves the Briton ahead of their fight on 1 June in New York.
Joshua On Miller: June 2nd He'll Be Irrelevant And I'll Move On To Wilder, Fury Or Luis Ortiz As fans probably know, things got pretty tense at yesterday's presser for the June 1st Anthony Joshua / Jarrell Miller clash in New York.
What Anthony Joshua did to provoke Jarrell Miller push Miller and Joshua clashed at the New York press conference on Tuesday night ahead of their fight in June.
Dave Allen insists he's fine after growing concern over 'testing few days' British heavyweight Dave Allen has gone through a 'testing few days' after assuring fans he's fine on social media. Fears grew for the fighter over the last 72 hours following a cryptic late-night tweet during a clear low point. Allen took to Instagram and Twitter to confirm he's all good after recently enjoying a night out with Ricky Hatton.
Brandon Rios Feels Honored To Headline DAZN's Mexico Debut Brandon Rios gets to check off two items from his bucket list by the time he steps into the ring this weekend. The former lightweight titlist and current welterweight hopeful will collide with Humberto Soto this Saturday at Auditorio Municipal in Soto's hometown of Tijuana, Mexico.
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Frank Warren makes James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr prediction Neither DeGale nor Eubank can afford to lose on Saturday as they clash in London.
Tyson Fury to PAUSE on Wilder RematchArum serving up that Top Rank DIET⁉️ Suddenly cast as a co-promoter of an unbeaten heavyweight he describes as a "generational talent," Bob Arum on Monday admitted it might make the most sense to delay his fighter Tyson Fury's rematch with Deontay Wilder until later this year. "We envision this can reach 1 to 2 million homes.
Amir Khan makes Twitter blunder over Shamima Begum The 19-year-old will not be allowed to return to the UK after being stripped of British citizenship.
Joshua: Miller Is Slow, Not A Puncher, Got Caught On PEDs NEW YORK - Jarrell Miller spent nearly half an hour Tuesday trashing Anthony Joshua during an interview session with a small group of reporters prior to their press conference at Madison Square Garden.
Vasyl Lomachenko / Anthony Crolla OFFICIAL For April In L.A It's official: pound-for-pound best and WBA/WBO/Ring Magazine lightweight ruler Vasyl Lomachenko will defend against Anthony Crolla on April 12th in Los Angeles. Promoter Eddie Hearn has confirmed the fight is a done deal and will take place at The Staples Centre.
All you need to know about James DeGale vs Chris Eubank Jr DeGale and Eubank Jr meet in a crossroads fight that will leave the loser licking his wounds.
Hearn confirms Crolla vs Lomachenko fight agreed in April 12 world title bout Manchester ace Anthony Crolla has put himself in position to challenge for his old world title after suffering two back-to-back defeats against Jorge Linares in 2016 and 2017.
Manny Pacquiao is Urging His Eldest Son To Stop Boxing Eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao said Wednesday he has urged his eldest son to stay out of the ring after the 19-year-old's forays into fighting upset members of the family.
Anthony Crolla: Terms agreed for Vasyl Lomachenko fight Great Britain's Anthony Crolla will face Vasyl Lomachenko in a WBA world title fight in Los Angeles in April.
Video: Lennox Lewis - Top 5 Notable Wins Lennox Lewis is the featured boxer in this edition of the Top 5 Notable Wins series, and with Lewis, he had a lot of high caliber victories that were all on or around the same level, so picking 5 was tricky.
The Travelin' Man goes to Mulvane, Kansas: Part Two In Part Two of Lee Groves' latest journal entry, the 'Travelin' Man' counts punches for a 'ShoBox' card headlined by Shohjahon Ergashev vs. Mykal Fox.
Anthony Crolla to fight Vasyl Lomachenko for WBA and WBO lightweight titles Anthony Crolla will fight Vasyl Lomachenko for the WBA and WBO lightweight titles in Los Angeles on April 12.
Chris Van Heerden Banks on Top Rank To Secure Title Shot Former IBO welterweight champion Chris Van Heerden is all set for a big year after inking a deal with top promoter Top Rank.
Ryan Garcia to face Jose Lopez on March 30 Lightweight prospect Ryan Garcia is set to return to action on March 30, with Golden Boy's Eric Gomez telling ESPN that the 20-year-old will face Jose Lopez on a card at Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California. The card will stream live on DAZN, and is also expected to feature a 108-pound title fight between Angel Acosta and Ganigan Lopez.
The Brilliance Behind Top Rank Signing Tyson Fury By Donavan Leonard: With the stroke of a pen, Tyson Fury has turned the heavyweight division on its head and handed ESPN and Top Rank the reins to one of the most powerful figures in boxing.
Joshua vs Miller: Anthony Joshua was irked by Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller - that could result in bad news for the challenger Anthony Joshua was pushed, prodded and provoked and his mask slipped, just hours after he lit up New York’s Stock Exchange. Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller is investing in his ability to unsettle the champion and is hoping for it to pay big dividends, writes James Dielhenn.
Coldwell: Fowler Will Not Be Denied in Fitzgerald Clash Dave Coldwell's eyes did not leave the ring earlier this month when observing Scott Fitzgerald destroy the outgunned Radoslav Mitev in two rounds. With the victory, Fitzgerald picked up some momentum heading into his March 30th showdown with Liverpool's Anthony Fowler, and Coldwell, Fowler's trainer, was ringside to compile a dossier on the win.
Leicester Show Rescheduled For 23rd March / Adams Ruled Out Of World Title Fight / Yarde Vs Reeves Replaces Adams Contest At Royal Albert Hall I breathe, eat, sleep Anthony Joshua. I have a screen saver of Anthony Joshua. I wake up and think about Anthony Joshua. I see my mother go through some stuff that none of you would survive. I grew up in a third world country. I see my family starving with no shoes on their feet.
Billy Joe Saunders: "it's A New Chapter For Me" I need to work on things and I think you might see something different from me in this fight." Elsewhere on the show at the Royal Albert Hall, Nicola Adams OBE will look to make history and be the first female crowned World Champion at the venue as she challenges for the WBO World Flyweight Title against Arely Mucino on International Women's Day.
In Jarrell Miller, Anthony Joshua finds perfect foil for US invasion The Joshua-Miller kickoff press conference features shoving, schoolyard insults, and everything else you'd expect for a heavyweight title fight.
Anthony Joshua Vs. Jarrell 'big Baby' Miller Press Conference DAZN and Matchroom USA formally announced the United States debut of Anthony Joshua to defend his WBA Super, IBF, WBO and IBO World Heavyweight titles against Brooklyn's Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller at Madison Square Garden on Saturday June 1, live on DAZN.
Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Anthony Crolla: Terms agreed for April 12 fight By Scott Gilfoid: Terms have agreed to between WBA/WBO lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko and former WBA champion Anthony Crolla for a fight on April 12 on Sky Sports in the UK and ESPN in the U.S at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, according to promoter Eddie Hearn.
Will Big Baby Miller succeed in getting under Anthony Joshua's skin? AJ is very experienced, mentally very strong, at the highest level, it's not easy to get into his head and to affect him." He's basically saying, it isn't easy to get into his head, and that's why Miller had to bring out a big caliber insult gun. Things settled some from there.
Jarrell Miller Focused: I Breathe, Eat and Sleep Anthony Joshua! Anthony Joshua promised to knock Jarrell Miller out as the pair clashed at a heated news conference at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. WBA, WBO, IBO and IBF heavyweight champion Joshua will make his United States debut against Miller in New York City on June 1 and sparks were flying from the off at a media event.
Jarrell Miller: 'Anthony Joshua is a sell-out, everything about him is fake' Everything about him is fake. I studied everything about him from the time he was punked in school, so they moved him to a posh school where he tried to be a bully. Here in New York we smell B.S. a mile away." While the Brooklyn-born Miller is the hometown kid trying to shock the world, it is Joshua who is being feted in the New York.
Vanes: I Regret Bad-Mouthing Haymon, I'd Go Back Immediately Junior middleweight Vanes Martirosyan is regretting his departure from Al Haymon's Premier Boxing Champions banner. Back in 2017, Vanes was a bit frustrated with career push and made a decision to part ways with Haymon. Vanes would eventually sign with veteran promoter Don King.
Vasiliy Lomachenko-Anthony Crolla official for April 12th in L.A. Thanks to a couple of delays, Vasiliy Lomachenko and Anthony Crolla have avoided a purse bid for their WBA-mandated title fight.
Errol Spence looking huge next to Mikey Garcia in Arlington, TX Mikey and Spence met on Tuesday in their press conference in Arlington, Texas. What's interesting about the news conference was how Spence and Mikey were kept far apart from one another. Even when they had a face off, they weren't close like normal fighters are.
Anthony Joshua shoved by Jarrell Miller at foul-mouthed and bad-tempered press conference – video Anthony Joshua's first press conference with Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller got off to a heated start when he was shoved by the American before a word had been said.
Vasiliy Lomachenko, Anthony Crolla agree to lightweight championship fight on April 12 Vasiliy Lomachenko's first title defense of 2019 is set. The Ring lightweight champion will put his belt on the line against Anthony Crolla on April 12 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, it was revealed Tuesday. The 135-pound title tilt will be streamed on ESPN+ one week before Terence Crawford fights Amir Khan on ESPN Pay-Per-View.
Finding a hero in Brixton He would periodically return to the club between those two stints and would constantly hear, "you were so talented," and a "waste of time." Kheron describes it as "banter, but daunting." So, when he returned to the gym, for real this time, the coaches "didn't care." Kheron had to prove himself in the gym.
Lomachenko to defend title vs. Crolla on April 12 Pound-for-pound king Vasiliy Lomachenko will defend his unified lightweight world title against mandatory challenger Anthony Crolla on April 12 at Los Angeles' Staples Center after their camps reached a deal Tuesday night.
Jarrell Miller shoves Anthony Joshua at press conference Joshua, for his part, maintained his composure and professionalism - at least for a moment - calming walking right back up to Miller with his hands behind his back so they could finish the photo op. Of course Miller wasn't done at that point, continuing to bark at Joshua with security standing between them.
Vasyl Lomachenko to Defend Lightweight Titles vs. Anthony Crolla in April Unified light heavyweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko will defend his WBA, WBO and The Ring titles against Anthony Crolla on April 12 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, per Dan Rafael of ESPN.
Marco Antonio Barrera-Erik Morales - The Reunion Marco Antonio Barrera and Erik Morales were never going to be Arturo Gatti and Micky Ward. Yes, they would engage in three classic battles that sit among the best trilogies ever seen in the squared circle, but there would be no respectful post-fight embraces, no photos in the hospital together, and no lasting friendship built out of war.