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December 15, 2019

Tyson Fury praises Anthony Joshua's performance in Andy Ruiz Jr win

Both Wilder and Fury, who will meet each other in a rematch on February 22, watched Joshua’s fight against Ruiz Jr, studying his performance closely.

December 15, 2019

Frank Warren targets putting Daniel Dubois into mandatory position

Dubois is making a name for himself in the heavyweight division with a 13-0 record including a fifth-round stoppage of Nathan Gorman in July.

December 15, 2019

Fujimoto shocks with patriotic new haircut and tells Dubois “I’m Ready!”

Proud Japanese Heavyweight Kyotaro Fujimoto has unveiled a patriotic new hairdo at an airport in Tokyo as he begins his journey to London.

December 15, 2019

Wladimir Klitschko again teases potential comeback

Wladimir Klitschko has once more caught the attention of the boxing public by dropping comeback hints on social media.

December 15, 2019

Today in 1973: Jerry Quarry takes out Earnie Shavers

Today in 1973 at Madison Square Garden in New York, heavyweight contenders Jerry Quarry and Earnie Shavers met in an important bout

December 14, 2019

Jarrell Miller slams Joshua

Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller is calling Anthony Joshua and his promoter Eddie Hearn hypocrites for the way that AJ fought against Andy Ruiz Jr.

December 14, 2019

Michael Moorer, proud southpaw heavyweight champion, gives advice for life

During a visit with Lifestyles for the Disabled, the former heavyweight champion shared how sticking to his convictions helped him achieve his goals.

December 14, 2019

Nick Webb wins Ultimate Boxxer 6 Heavyweight Tournament

A scintillating evening of entertainment at Ultimate Boxxer 6 saw Nick ‘Wild’ Webb crowned champion in the first ever heavyweight tournament

December 14, 2019

Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder rematch ‘set in stone’ for Feb.22 in Las Vegas – Arum

He says there will be an announcement coming soon, and he expects it to be like a “circus” when that happens. It’s going to be a big event.

December 14, 2019

Joshua warned by Pulev

Joshua and Pulev are granted a 30-day negotiation period to come to terms, or else the bout will be subject to a purse bid hearing in mid-January.

December 13, 2019

'A sportsman suffers a lot when he doesn't get support to succeed' - Ex-Indian Heavyweight Champion

Former Indian heavyweight boxing champion Kaur Singh represented the country in the Los Angeles Olympics in 1984, as well as the Asian Games.

December 13, 2019

Joshua ‘hits back’ after outcry over picture with Crown Prince

ANTHONY JOSHUA has hit back at criticism of him posing for a photo with Saudi Arabia's controversial Prince Mohammad bin Salman.

December 13, 2019

Tyson Fury rated #1 in new Ring Magazine heavyweight rankings

Fury, 31, is likely being given credit by Ring Magazine for his competitive fight with Wilder in December 2018.

December 13, 2019

Onoriode Ehwariemi Headlines: GOtv Boxing Night 20 brings WBF Heavyweight bout to Nigeria

The 20th edition of GOtv Boxing Night will be headlined by a World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental heavyweight title bout

December 13, 2019

Andy Ruiz junior vows to ‘prove the haters wrong once again’

uiz expressed gratitude to his “true fans” for their love and support, and appreciated his haters as well.

December 12, 2019

Daniel Dubois gives back, provides new gloves for Dale Youth Club

HEAVYWEIGHT STAR Daniel ‘Dynamite’ Dubois paired up with Ringside to provide brand new pairs of boxing gloves to children from the famous Dale Youth Club.

December 12, 2019

Anthony Joshua given heavyweight headache

ANTHONY JOSHUA has been given a heavyweight headache after he was ordered to agree world title defences against Kubrat Pulev AND Oleksandr Usyk.

December 12, 2019

Nick Webb focused on Ultimate Boxxer 6: "Fighting live on BT Sport can take my career back to where it needs to be"

Nick Webb has spoken of the hardships that fighters go through as he prepares for this Friday in the heavyweight version of Ultimate Boxxer 6

December 12, 2019

Lennox Lewis puts down Wilder's claims he could KO Mike Tyson

Lennox Lewis has stated that he 'doesn't see' Deontay Wilder being able to beat Mike Tyson in his prime.

December 12, 2019

Anthony Joshua's next opponent being debated by IBF and WBO

Anthony Joshua's next title defence against Kubrat Pulev or Oleksandr Usyk is set to be decided, with the IBF and WBO expected to agree

December 11, 2019

Adam Kownacki gets Fighter of the Year Award from RING 8

Adam Kownacki was genuinely touched, he said, at receiving the Fighter of the Year Award at the annual Ring 8 (NY) gala

December 11, 2019

Ultimate Boxxer 6 Heavyweights on Dec 13 in Manchester, live on BT Sport 1

Ultimate Boxxer is an exhilarating night of boxing and the latest version will see eight professional heavyweight fighters put it all on the line

December 11, 2019

Wilder’s team fearful of fighting Anthony Joshua in UK

DEONTAY WILDER'S team are worried about taking the Anthony Joshua fight in the UK after fellow heavyweight Dillian Whyte's scandal.

December 11, 2019

Tyson Fury argues prime Mike Tyson would have 'Smashed' any Heavyweight

Tyson Fury has sent out the ultimate tribute to Mike Tyson by saying a prime version would easily have swept through the heavyweight division.

December 10, 2019

Joshua vs. Pulev in April 2020, then Usyk later in year – Hearn

If that’s indeed the case, then the other mandatory Oleksandr Usyk will probably take on Dereck Chisora in March on DAZN and Sky Sports.

December 10, 2019

Today in 1982: The controversial Mike Weaver-Michael Dokes fight

It was on this day in 1982 in when defending WBA heavyweight champ Weaver, making the third defence of the title he had ripped from John Tate in 1980

December 10, 2019

Daniel Dubois pays respects to Chelsea Pensioners

“It’s humbling. In training it’s easy to think the world is on your shoulders, but today is a nice reminder of how lucky I am.”

December 10, 2019

Heavyweight momentum warrants generational perspective

Until the top three heavyweights actually fight each other, it’ll be impossible to convincingly say which man is better.

December 10, 2019

Andy Ruiz Jr reveals how his partying got out of control

Andy Ruiz Jr has admitted he 'ate everything' and drank too many 'Coronas' ahead of his loss to Anthony Joshua.

December 9, 2019

Efe Ajagba: Nigerian Contender with world’s fastest victory

He holds the record for the fastest victory in history after his opponent, Curtis Harper was disqualified for leaving the ring 1 second after the bell.

December 9, 2019

Rocky Marciano lived the American Dream

How could a first-generation, Italian American and the son of a non-union, native Italian shoemaker rise to become the heavyweight champion of the world

December 9, 2019

Deontay Wilder offered $20 Million to face Arslanbek Makhmudov in Canada

An offer of $20 million has been made for Deontay Wilder to face rising prospect Arslanbek Makhmudov in Montreal, Canada.

December 9, 2019

Anthony Joshua could face Dillian Whyte next

Unified world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua could face fellow British fighter Dillian Whyte next, say the BBC Radio 5 Live Boxing team.

December 9, 2019

Sky Sports Box Office ‘breaks PPV record’

While official figures have not yet been disclosed, Sky Sports Box Office reportedly drew around 1.6 million purchases for Saturday’s fight.

December 9, 2019

Tony Bellew sees Oleksandr Usyk as ‘big danger’

Tony Bellew has told talkSPORT that Oleksandr Usyk is a serious impending threat to the heavyweight elite.

December 9, 2019

Mike Tyson ‘would have been knocked out’ by Muhammed Ali, claims Larry Holmes

Former heavyweight champion Larry Holmes claims that Muhammad Ali would easily have beaten Mike Tyson.

December 9, 2019

WBC Champion Deontay Wilder blasts 'Hesitant' Anthony Joshua

Deontay Wilder has hit out at Anthony Joshua’s “dance and grab and jab and hold” approach following the Briton’s rematch victory over Andy Ruiz Jr

December 9, 2019

Who will Andy Ruiz Jr. fight next?

While Ruiz may clamor to right the ship and fix what cost him, there's little chance he gets another crack at Joshua next.

December 8, 2019

Filip Hrgović rolls through Eric Molina

Undefeated Croatian Filip Hrgović 10-0 (8) needed just three rounds to blast out former two-time title challenger Eric Molina 27-6 (19)

December 8, 2019

Photos: Anthony Joshua Avenges Andy Ruiz Loss - HUGE Gallery

In front of thousands of rabid fans at the Diriyah Arena in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Joshua exacted his revenge against Ruiz

December 8, 2019

Who's next for Anthony Joshua?

IBF Mandatory Kubrat Pulev remains joint-favourite to be named as Joshua's next opponent, alongside WBO Mandatory Oleksandr Usyk.

December 8, 2019

‘Simplicity is genius’: Joshua boxed smart to reclaim titles

Joshua got his game plan spot on, using his lighter frame to outmanoeuvr Ruiz, relying on his longer reach to stay clear of trouble

December 8, 2019

Dillian Whyte exclusive: How ‘hell and madness’ could not derail heavyweight hopes

Dillian Whyte proclaimed “I’ve always been innocent” after re-entering the heavyweight mix and putting the troubles of the past five months behind him.

December 7, 2019

Makhmudov KO's Peter in round one (French coverage)

Follow updates from the NABF Heavyweight Showdown between Arslanbek Makhmudov and Samuel Peter in Montreal, Quebec, Canada on TVA.

December 7, 2019

Is Anthony Joshua the best heavyweight in boxing?

What's next for Joshua now that he has his belts back? And is Andy Ruiz still a player at heavyweight?

December 7, 2019

Anthony Joshua beats Andy Ruiz in Saudi Arabia

Joshua: 'First of all, I want to thank God. I want to say, man, the first time was so nice, I had to do it twice'

December 6, 2019

Marco Huck vs Joe Joyce: European clash in Germany Jan. 2020

Former cruiserweight world champion Marco Huck and Olympic silver medalist Joe Joyce have agreed terms on their mandated European heavyweight title clash.

December 6, 2019

Joseph Parker eyes a long shot at WBO heavyweight title

Joseph Parker's management have put heat on the WBO to push the Kiwi heavyweight's cause for another world title fight.

December 6, 2019

The past 12 months have been a roller coaster for Dillian Whyte.

“It’s been really frustrating the past few years,” Whyte (26-1, 18 KOs) told DAZN News. “A few times I thought about walking away and hanging my gloves up"

December 6, 2019

Andy Ruiz vs. Anthony Joshua rematch and the Heavyweight Division

Ruiz’s defeat of Joshua in June was the biggest boxing upset of the decade. The stakes for Saturday’s rematch in Saudi Arabia are high

December 6, 2019

Michael Hunter views Alexander Povetkin as “tough task”

Michael Hunter (18-1, 12 KOs) understands he’s got a hard fight in front of him in Alexander Povetkin (35-2, 24 KOs) this Saturday night

December 6, 2019

Can Andy Ruiz repeat or will Anthony Joshua find redemption?

Six months ago Andy Ruiz Jr. authored one of the biggest upsets in heavyweight history by knocking out Anthony Joshua.

December 5, 2019

''Bring them belts back” - Dillian Whyte wants AJ to win

Straight from Saudi Arabia, Dillian Whyte has shared his words of wisdom for fellow heavyweight and compatriot Anthony Joshua.

December 5, 2019

Sauerland: Tough task to find opponents for Filip Hrgović

Filip Hrgović (9-0, 7 KOs) came face to face with Eric Molina (27-5, 19 KOs) for the first time at today’s ‘Clash On The Dunes’ press conference

December 5, 2019

Anthony Joshua teases big changes ahead

Ahead of his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr., though, the former heavyweight champion says he’s hitting harder than ever.

December 5, 2019

Andy Ruiz Jr denies becoming complacent

Ruiz celebrated winning the WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight belts by buying five cars – including two types of Mercedes G-Class

December 5, 2019

Meet the heavyweight Ultimate Boxxers for UB6

Here’s a rundown of the eight contenders taking part in the forthcoming Ultimate Boxxer 6 tournament taking place on December 13.

December 5, 2019

Deontay Wilder says Anthony Joshua will be fighting his demons

Anthony Joshua's "biggest and ultimate rival" weighs in on Saturday's heavyweight title rematch in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

December 5, 2019

George Foreman: 'Anthony Joshua has so many options'

'Big George', now 70, told Telegraph Sport from his home near Houston, Texas: “I never did believe in going straight into a rematch."

December 5, 2019

Can the Boxing Purists ever make Peace with Deontay Wilder?

The comedian Rodney Dangerfield was famous for his catchphrase, “I don’t get no respect.” Deontay Wilder can relate.

December 5, 2019

Hrgovic, Molina ready for battle

The experienced American Molina has already fought twice for the World Heavyweight title, facing both Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua

December 5, 2019

Wladimir Klitschko says Anthony Joshua should never have lost to Andy Ruiz Jr.

Anthony Joshua will bounce back from his defeat earlier this year and become a dominant force in the heavyweight division again, Wladimir Klitschko said.

December 5, 2019

Kyotaro Fujimoto has left the jokes behind as he gets serious

“This fight is very important for me. I’ve come a long way to get here and I believe it is going to be a very tough fight.”

December 4, 2019

Dillian Whyte seeking to hurt foe quick on Saturday

“The last few months have been tough and I have been using the gym as a distraction to keep myself occupied."

December 4, 2019

Povetkin – Hunter, Whyte – Wach, Hrgovic – Molina Press Conference Quotes

Alexander Povetkin: “I am really glad to be here and very excited to be on a card like this fighting Michael Hunter."

December 4, 2019

Ruiz vs. Joshua 2: Both Careers

The men who have scored some of the wildest victories in boxing history don't have great track records

December 4, 2019

Kyotaro Fujimoto not giving Daniel Dubois any special attention

“This fight is very important for me. I’ve come a long way to get here and I believe it is going to be a very tough fight."

December 4, 2019

Arum: Andy Ruiz "Hit The Lottery" after $700K buyout

“Let’s be honest. Andy Ruiz beating Anthony Joshua and becoming the heavyweight champion was something that nobody could have foreseen"

December 4, 2019

Hearn explains current status of Dillian Whyte-UKAD situation

Eddie Hearn has called on UK Anti-Doping to issue a statement about Dillian Whyte and end the saga of the heavyweight’s adverse doping test

December 4, 2019

Michael Hunter confident that he can stop Alexander Povetkin

Michael Hunter is confident of getting a stoppage victory when he meets Alexander Povetkin in a WBA Title Eliminator at the Diriyah Arena in Saudi Arabia

December 3, 2019

Filip Hrgovic targeting the top dogs in heavyweight division

Filip Hrgović (9-0, 7 KOs) has arrived in Saudi Arabia ahead of his WBC International Heavyweight Title clash with Eric Molina (27-5, 19 KOs) on Saturday

December 3, 2019

Zhilei Zhang to return in early 2020 after defeating Andriy Rudenko

Zhilei has now skyrocketed to the top of the heavyweight division, beating Rudenko by way of unanimous decision. The score was 99-91, 98-92, 97-93.

December 3, 2019

Fujimoto heads to America in search of secret to beating Dubois

Kyotaro Fujimoto has left the jokes behind as he gets serious ahead of his December 21st battle with Daniel Dubois.

December 3, 2019

Dillian Whyte backs Derek Chisora to upset Oleksandr Usyk

Dillian Whyte says Derek Chisora can pull off a sensational win over Oleksandr Usyk and would be open to a third battle

December 3, 2019

Anthony Joshua has everything to lose in Andy Ruiz rematch

Joshua is trying to salvage his lost pride this week, and already he is dialling up the bravado. “I’m going to whoop him, show how great I am,” he said.

December 3, 2019

Eric Molina discusses the Heavyweight Division

In a career that has spanned over a decade, Heavyweight contender Eric Molina (27-5, 19 KOs) has seen just about everything in the sport of boxing.

December 2, 2019

Michael Hunter: "This is my big shot" vs. Alexander Povetkin

Michael Hunter called out Alexander Povetkin immediately after dropping and decisioning previously unbeaten Sergey Kuzmin in September.

December 2, 2019

Pressure is all on Anthony Joshua, says Andy Ruiz Jr

"We've got to see where he's at because all the pressure is on him. The pressure isn't on me because I followed my dream," Ruiz said

December 2, 2019

Unbelievable, amazing, and spectacular – first aerial shots of Diriyah Arena

In less than a week Saudi Arabia will host what is regarded as one of the biggest sporting events to ever be staged in the Middle East

December 2, 2019

Recalling The Joe Frazier-Jumbo Cummings Fight: No Smoke, No Fire

Frazier’s hooks had no smoke. Slung as though traversing through treacle, the formerly lethal punch did catch Cummings but Jumbo ate what did land

December 2, 2019

Arum predicts Wilder vs. Fury 2 rematch does 2 million+ PPV buys

Tyson Fury’s promoter is predicting the rematch with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will do over 2 million+ pay-per-view buys on February 22.

December 2, 2019

Duva: Zhang Zhilei proved that he belongs in heavyweight mix

“Being away from the ring for 14 months, I enjoyed how I felt during the fight,” said Zhilei. “I like such an opponent that could bring the challenge"

December 2, 2019

Alexander Povetkin vs. Michael Hunter – preview & prediction

This fight could steal the show on Saturday. It’s interesting that a lot of boxing fans are looking passed the Povetkin vs. Hunter fight

December 2, 2019

Filip Hrgovic's trainer: The goal, focus is the world title

The Croatian boxing sensation has been in Miami preparing under the tutelage of Diaz and is looking to make a statement Dec. 7th

December 2, 2019

Cassius Chaney blasts out Nick Jones in three rounds

Heavyweight prospect Cassius Chaney knocked out Nick Jones in round three Wednesday night at the Castleton Banquet and Conference Center in New Hampshire.

December 2, 2019

Joshua taking tips from Klitschko ahead of Ruiz rematch

Britain's Anthony Joshua has been taking advice on his training regime and diet from former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko

December 1, 2019

Deontay Wilder makes boxing great again

Undefeated boxing champ Wilder has been generating buzz around the boxing world after his classy KO win over Luis Ortiz.

December 1, 2019

Gerry Cooney vs. Deontay Wilder: “Pulverizing Power Versus Pulverizing Power!”

Rewind to 1982, and though he was never a world champ, towering Irish-American Gerry Cooney was in many ways similar to Wilder.

November 29, 2019

Andy Ruiz: “We are meditating, we are preparing”

“It’s amazing man,” said WBA, IBF, and WBO world heavyweight titlist Andy Ruiz, commenting on Saudi Arabia’s newly constructed Diriyah Arena

November 29, 2019

Trainer: "Hell No" - Other Heavyweights can't beat Ortiz

Ortiz still plans on fighting, and although Caicedo has ceded the heavyweight thrown to Wilder, the same can’t be said for the rest of the division.

November 29, 2019

Anthony Joshua talks retirement

Anthony Joshua has vowed to keep fighting until he 50 even if he loses his rematch to Andy Ruiz in December.

November 29, 2019

Johann Duhaupas compares Filip Hrgovic to Vitali Klitschko

Heavyweight Johann Duhaupas has compared Filip Hrgović (9-0, 7 KOs) to legendary three-time Heavyweight Champion Vitali Klitschko.

November 28, 2019

Hughie Fury Vows: Fans will see a hungrier fighter!

Hughie Fury has promised that you'll see a "hungrier" version of him when he takes on the Czech Republic's Pavel Sour at the Casino de Monte-Carlo

November 28, 2019

Mike Tyson claims that he only ever watched one of Muhammad Ali’s fights

Mike Tyson made a surprising admission that he only ever watched one of Muhammad Ali's fights, despite praising the influence of the legendary boxer.

November 28, 2019

Otto Wallin back in training. Negotiating with networks.

Otto Wallin (20-1-1) is back in training under Joey Gamache at the Mendez Gym in New York City and expects to have his next fight in February of 2020.

November 28, 2019

Amron Sands: My next fight will definitely be in New York

LOOKING ahead to the promise of future prospects, Amron Sands and his team plans to seek more opportunities in the Northern United States.

November 28, 2019

A Policeman, a Boxer, and a Gentleman: A Profile on Jason Gavern

Unlike most officers, he has shared the ring with the some of the most known heavyweight boxers, such as Deontay Wilder, Anthony Joshua, and Tyson Fury.

November 28, 2019

Africa Heavyweight Championship: Kiwanuka and Dube to face off this Friday

Uganda’s Shafik Kiwanuka and Zimbabwe’s Thamsang Dube will face off this Friday 29th November at the International University of East Africa

November 28, 2019

Zhang: The Heavyweight division is wide open

‘Big Bang’ had been previously touted to fight in Monaco but a visa issue prevented him from tackling Alexander Ustinov here in November last year.

November 28, 2019

Tyson Fury: Joshua’s career will be over if he loses to Ruiz

As the venerable Adonis, Anthony ‘The Wannabe Notorious’ Joshua prepares for his rematch against Andy ‘Dad Bod’ Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia