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November 20, 2019

Did Anthony Joshua quit? Ahead of the sequel, experts are still split

Anthony Joshua’s stoppage by Andy Ruiz Jr has been analysed by Sky Sports experts who questioned whether the British star could have continued the fight?

November 20, 2019

Wilder vs Ortiz 2: Evgeny Romanov is last man to KO the Bronze Bomber

One supporter wrote underneath a video of Romanov downing Wilder: "That was 10 years ago. I'd love to see him fight him today."

November 20, 2019

Remembering Max Baer

At this time of his life, Baer was somewhat of a playboy, partying and renowned for not taking his training seriously.

November 20, 2019

Ali would have been ‘so proud’ to see heavyweight title fight in Saudi Arabia, says daughter

Daughter: Muhammad Ali would have been “so proud” to see the Unified Heavyweight Championship “The Clash on the Dunes” taking place in Saudi Arabia.

November 20, 2019

Fox Sports takes aim at the Heavyweight Division

Fox Sports on Saturday will conclude its 2019 pay-per-view fight schedule with the Deontay Wilder-Luis Oritz heavyweight championship rematch

November 20, 2019

Deontay Wilder is risking millions upon millions this Saturday

Luis Ortiz pounded the undefeated Bronze Bomber to the brink of being knocked out seven months ago and could do more this time

November 20, 2019

Frank Sanchez to train wiith Eddy and Chepo Reynoso

Cuban heavyweight contender Frank Sanchez is going to start a new chapter in his professional life by confirming a huge change in his corner

November 20, 2019

Joseph Parker frustrated with Matchroom

Kiwi boxer Joseph Parker has taken a swipe at new promoter Eddie Hearn, as he reflects on the most inactive year of his professional career.

November 19, 2019

Ryan King is Australia’s Youth Super Heavyweight Boxing Champion

Ryan King has been crowned Australia’s Youth Super Heavyweight Champion at the Australian Under 19’s Boxing Championships at the Gold Coast.

November 19, 2019

Deontay Wilder explains why he wanted rematch against Ortiz

"One, he is one of the best in the world," Wilder told DAZN News during a recent media session to promote the fight.

November 19, 2019

Wilder expects Ruiz to be just as hungry in Joshua rematch

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder expects Andy Ruiz to be just as hungry for his upcoming rematch with Anthony Joshua.

November 19, 2019

Ortiz ready to flip Wilder script: I know the damage I can do!

My desire and hunger to prove I’m the better fighter is playing a big role in me mentally. He’s the best heavyweight in the world

November 19, 2019

Transcript of Otto Wallin on BoxingInsider Radio – Tyson Fury Fight aftermath

Otto Wallin appeared on BoxingInsider.com Radio this week. BoxingInsider Radio airs every Tuesday Night on iTunes, Spotify, and BoxingInsider.com

November 19, 2019

Boxer briefs with Muhammad Ali name printed, face backlash

Inspired by former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, the newly released boxer briefs has faced criticism for including the boxer’s name.

November 18, 2019

Lennox Lewis reveals his most satisfying victory

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis has opened up on which of his many victories gave him the most satisfaction.

November 18, 2019

‘Oleksandr Usyk still frontrunner for Dereck Chisora’ – David Haye

Dereck Chisora’s manager David Haye says Oleksandr Usyk is still in the lead position for Dereck’s next fight rather than Joseph Parker.

November 18, 2019

No Escape: Heavyweight prospect Fabio Wardley is fully in

The world is built on unheralded superstars whose names we might not know, who keep things ticking over in the background for our benefit.

November 18, 2019

Junior Fa climbs heavyweight ladder, but how far away is he?

Junior Fa scored his 19th victory on Saturday night over Devin Vargas, but it certainly didn’t come easily.

November 18, 2019

Luis Ortiz talks Deontay Wilder then and now

Luis Ortiz believes Deontay Wilder is a much better fighter than he was in March 2018 but lacks the edge needed to turn practice into perfect.

November 18, 2019

George Foreman feared potential fight with Mike Tyson

Iron Mike has also revealed that he was scared of Big George at the time, despite becoming the youngest heavyweight champion in the division

November 17, 2019

'Prince’ Charles Martin may perhaps nevertheless be king

“I am a winner with a champion’s mentality and a champion’s spirit. I am not a normal individual. I understood what I was experienced to do, and I did it.'

November 17, 2019

Luis Ortiz puts final touches on career-best physique for Wilder

The final touches have been applied to his training camp, and Luis Ortiz couldn’t be more thrilled with the results.

November 17, 2019

Anxious Joseph Parker waits to hear his fighting future

Parker is now back in New Zealand, maintaining his fitness and eager to get back in the ring after a frustrating 2019 has seen him fight just once.

November 16, 2019

All because Jim Beattie answered a boxing ad

Jim Beattie, who recently died at 77, was a 6-foot-9 heavyweight who had one of the most interesting stories

November 16, 2019

How Evander Holyfield blew $300 million

Holyfield, known as “The Real Deal”, fell victim to reckless spending, bad business deals and even worse financial advice.

November 16, 2019

Pulev: Unless he's lazy, Ruiz will beat Joshua again

Whether against the winner of the Andy Ruiz Jr.-Anthony Joshua rematch or another contender, Kubrat Pulev kept himself in position for his world title

November 15, 2019

Dubois aims to put Fujimoto to sleep in dramatic fashion

“He says he wants to change his life and make a name for himself. That’s not a problem. On December 21st, I’ll make him famous.”

November 15, 2019

Deontay Wilder training camp ends as fight week begins

The Deontay Wilder (41-0-1, 40 KOs) Training Camp for his rematch versus Luis Ortiz (31-1, 26 KOs) ended on Wednesday after starting in late September.

November 15, 2019

Jarrell Miller plans to fight Tyson Fury by signing with Top Rank

JARRELL MILLER is set to sign with US promotion Top Rank in order to secure a showdown with Tyson Fury.

November 15, 2019

George Foreman shares the key to his boxing success

“The one time I didn’t have fear, I fought Muhammad Ali in Africa,” Foreman said, referring to the Rumble in the Jungle in 1974

November 15, 2019

Andy Ruiz enters crunch time in training for Anthony Joshua rematch

It is crunch time at Camp Ruiz, with heavy duty sparring doing down, as the crew counts down to Nov. 24, when they head to Saudi Arabia

November 14, 2019

Kash Ali hopes to clear up any controversy in David Price rematch

Kash Ali hopes to clear up any controversy in a rematch with David Price, as he prepares to return from a ban following their infamous fight

November 14, 2019

Junior Fa relies on his mind as much as his body

Heavyweight boxing prospect Junior Fa will attempt to continue his rise up the rankings when he fights former Olympian Devin Vargas on Friday, Nov. 15.

November 14, 2019

Wilder: They're just trying to find some way to market Tyson Fury

“That’s the reason he’s doing it, for promotion,” Deontay Wilder (41-0-1, 40KOs) claimed when asked about the scripted pro sport during a recent conference

November 14, 2019

Ellerbe: Smartest move Wilder made was turning down DAZN

Last week WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (41-0-1) held a media workout in Alabma for his upcoming rematch against Luis Ortiz (31-1).

November 14, 2019

Fujimoto: Beating Daniel Dubois will change my life

Japanese Heavyweight Kyotaro Fujimoto today unveiled his secret weapon for defeating Daniel Dubois on December 21st

November 14, 2019

The 'murder' of Sonny Liston: New documentary makes claims

Former heavyweight champion Sonny Liston is perhaps best known as the man sprawled across the canvas and looking upwards at Muhammad Ali

November 14, 2019

If Chisora Fights Usyk instead of Parker, he’s taking a “Retirement Fight,” says the New Zealander’s manager Higgins

Who would YOU rather see British heavyweight warhorse Dereck Chisora fight next: Oleksandr Usyk or Joseph Parker?

November 14, 2019

Ringside Report looks back at WBO Heavyweight Champion Herbie Hide

The facts are simple, Herbie Hide, 49-4, 43 KO’s, was a WBO world heavyweight champion at a time when there were giants in the field

November 13, 2019

Dube seeks funding ahead of WBF Africa title match

Thamsanqa Dube is looking for sponsorship ahead of his WBF Africa title fight against Shaffiq Kiwanuka on the 29th of November in Uganda.

November 13, 2019

What’s next for Martin Bakole?

Many people seemed to write off Martin Bakole’s credentials following his defeat to Michael Hunter at York Hall in October 2018.

November 13, 2019

Deontay Wilder: My mindset is way stronger than Anthony Joshua’s

The heavyweight megafight between Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua never came to pass before one of them was handed a loss

November 13, 2019

Joshua vs. Ruiz Jr.: New documentary 'A Heavyweight Upset'

Relive Anthony Joshua's shocking first fight with Andy Ruiz Jr in a new Sky Sports documentary called 'A Heavyweight Upset', On Demand now.

November 12, 2019

The last undisputed world heavyweight champion: 20 years ago today

On November 13, 1999 Lennox Lewis defeated Evander Holyfield in Las Vegas to become the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world.

November 12, 2019

Dillian Whyte to reemerge in Saudi Arabia?

This was according to cryptic comments from Matchroom promoter, Eddie Hearn, when questioned this weekend about the Ruiz-Joshua undercard

November 12, 2019

Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield discuss their infamous rematch

Evander Holyfield has sat down with Mike Tyson on the latter's podcast and discussed the infamous ear bite.

November 12, 2019

“If I LOSE to Luis Ortiz” – Deontay Wilder discusses WORST case scenario

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (41-0-1, 40 KOs) says he’s NOT worried at all about him taking a loss in his upcoming rematch

November 12, 2019

Hearn: Wilder would take franchise title to duck Joshua or Whyte

Hearn believes WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder would accept the WBC's new position of 'franchise' champion in order to avoid a mandatory fight.

November 12, 2019

Daniel Dubois: Fear is an Asset, a Weapon

Daniel Dubois says that he has used fear of failure as a drive to success so far as a professional. “For my whole career fear has been an asset for me"

November 12, 2019

Junior Fa, Hemi Ahio headline in Salt Lake City

New Zealand's undefeated prospect Junior Fa headlines against Devin Vargas, while stablemate Hemi Ahio takes on Joshua Tufte in Salt Lake City, UT, USA

November 11, 2019

Kubrat Pulev: I must fight the winner of Ruiz vs. Joshua!

California, Kubrat “The Cobra” Pulev (28-1, 14 KOs) retained is mandatory status under the IBF, when he won a unanimous decision over veteran Rydell Booker

November 11, 2019

Anthony Joshua showcases new slim physique

Preparing for his December rematch with surprise conqueror Andy Ruiz Jr, Anthony Joshua appears to have shed some mass

November 11, 2019

Deontay Wilder destroys Luis Ortiz in 3 or 4 rounds – John Fury

Fury sees the 40-year-old Ortiz (31-1, 26 KOs) as being past his best, and not the fighter he used to be 10 years ago.

November 11, 2019

WBF Africa Title: Kiwanuka vows to KO Dube

Kiwanuka, who takes on Zimbabwe’s Thamsanqa in a battle for the vacant World Boxing Federation Africa title, was as usual very bold in his intentions

November 9, 2019

Pulev: Booker's a good boxer, but I'm at a different level

Heavyweight Contender Kubrat Pulev has been impressed by what he has seen while studying Rydell Booker.

November 9, 2019

Legendary Boxing Night with Mike Tyson and Sylvester Stallone

Stallone invited Mike Tyson to be interviewed about the night when undefeated champion Anthony Joshua got dethroned by Andy Ruiz

November 9, 2019

Deontay Wilder only focused on Ortiz rematch

We are two weeks away from WBC Heavyweight Champion, Deontay Wilder, putting his belt back up on the line in a rematch with Luis Ortiz in Las Vegas.

November 8, 2019

Kubrat Pulev vs Rydell Booker Odds & Picks

Mandatory at Risk: Kubrat Pulev vs Rydell Booker has high stakes in determining the heavyweight title picture for the new year.

November 8, 2019

Andy Ruiz Jr prepares for rematch in Saudi Arabia

It was his fast hands that surprised spectators back in June. His victorious fight over the summer shocked the world.

November 8, 2019

Dad's final message to Junior Fa - 'Just keep fighting'

The message was don't stop – keep fighting – and the 30-year-old Junior, undefeated over 18 fights, intends to do just that

November 8, 2019

Chisora Impressed by Joshua after sparring session

Manager David Haye, says Dereck Chisora was very impressed with the recent body of work by former world champion Anthony Joshua

November 8, 2019

Kubrat Pulev, Rydell Booker - Face To Face

Pulev is angling for a shot at the winner of the Ruiz - Joshua rematch, while Booker is 4-1 since coming back to the ring following 12 years in prison.

November 8, 2019

Flores KOs Heredia in heavyweight clash

Heavyweight Alex “The Great” Flores (18-2-1, 16 KOs) scored a sixth round knockout against Mario “Chabelo” Heredia (16-8-1, 13 KOs)

November 7, 2019

Blow for Joseph Parker as Dereck Chisora sets his sights on Usyk instead

Chisora was scheduled to face Parker in London last month but the New Zealander pulled out because of illness following a suspected spider bite.

November 7, 2019

Alexander Flores looks to impress against Heredia

Flores, who resides in the Los Angeles suburb of Rowland Heights, has not fought since losing by knockout to Joseph Parker on Dec. 15 in New Zealand.

November 7, 2019

Sky's Smith: Joshua told me he'll fight 5-10 years - even if Ruiz wins

According to Sky Sports’ Adam Smith, Anthony Joshua will continue to fight for another five to ten years - even if he loses his next fight.

November 7, 2019

"Tongan Tyson" Hemi Ahio joins stablemate Junior Fa in Salt Lake City

Known as the ‘Tongan Tyson’ in New Zealand, he’s a huge puncher with fast hands and an exciting come-forward style

November 7, 2019

Oleksandr Usyk vs Dereck Chisora could be for WBO world title

Speaking ahead of today’s 10th anniversary of his famous win over Nikolay Valuev, David Haye discussed Oleksandr Usyk vs Dereck Chisora

November 7, 2019

Exclusive: Eric Molina talks about his Dec. 7th fight with Filip Hrgovic

Having put a long number of months of “frustration” behind him, 37 year old Molina is ready to put on the fight people will remember him for.

November 7, 2019

Haye vs Valuev: 10 years on from the night David slayed Goliath

Exclusive interview: Haye ramped up the rhetoric against the Russian 'Frankenstein' but admits he had to overcome his own doubts

November 6, 2019

Fury tells Wilder: On Feb 22 I'll finish what I started!

Deontay Wilder, the current unbeaten WBC Heavyweight champion, has claimed that Fury is scared to fight him again.

November 6, 2019

25 years ago today, George Foreman became the oldest Heavyweight Champion in History

George Foreman, now just a couple months shy of his 46th birthday, scaled at 250 pounds even for the fight

November 5, 2019

Andy Ruiz looking to feel light on his feet for Joshua rematch

Ruiz pulled of a massive upset when he dropped Joshua four times to secure a seventh round stoppage at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

November 5, 2019

WBA 98th Convention starts Friday

China has been a great ally for the WBA and this will be revealed once again during six intense working days in the wonderful city north of Nanchang.

November 5, 2019

Michael Hunter: I'll be pushing for a knockout against Povetkin

Michael Hunter will be hunting for another knockout win when he faces former heavyweight challenger Alexander Povetkin.

November 5, 2019

Luis Ortiz promises 100% he won’t GAS out against Deontay Wilder

Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz has worked on his conditioning and he believes he 100% will NOT fade in the later rounds of his rematch with Deontay Wilder

November 4, 2019

Alex Flores looking ahead to November 7th in Arizona

Alex “The Great” Flores, will be looking ahead, not in the past, when he enters the ring November 7 against Mario “Chabelo” Heredia in Tucson, AZ, USA

November 4, 2019

Anthony Joshua gets advice from Evander Holyfield

Boxing legend Evander Holyfield has advised Anthony Joshua to get in the appropriate sparring partners to try and replicate what he will face

November 4, 2019

Jermaine Franklin. The Next American Heavyweight Champion?

The sport of boxing is more popular when an American is the heavyweight champion of the world. You've heard it before.

November 4, 2019

Usyk's WBO title shot

Promoter Eddie Hearn confirms the possibility of a fight between Ukrainian heavyweight Oleksandr Usyk and Briton Dereck Chisora, Segodnya reports.

November 3, 2019

Kiwi heavyweight Junior Fa primed for world title run in 2020

The undefeated slugger faces his toughest challenge as a professional later this month, when he meets former Olympic boxer American Devin Vargas in Utah

November 3, 2019

Heavyweight Nick Webb's performance has made a big impact

NICK WEBB’S latest knockout performance has got him noticed. And manager Scott Welch is hoping it now paves the way to bigger and better things

November 3, 2019

Larry Holmes Hits 70: The Greatest Living Heavyweight?

Born 70 years ago today in Cuthbert, Georgia, heavyweight legend Larry Holmes saw a long pro career begin with a points win over Rodell Dupree in 1973

November 3, 2019

Andy Ruiz Jr. wants to be 8 pounds lighter for rematch with Joshua

Unified Champion Andy Ruiz Jr. says he wants to be "a little bit lighter, a little faster" for his rematch with Anthony Joshua.

November 3, 2019

Luis "King Kong" Ortiz looks HUGE in recent workout photos

‘King Kong’ staged a Halloween extravaganza in Las Vegas on Thursday as Luis Ortiz proved he’s more than ready for Deontay Wilder.

November 2, 2019

Lennox Lewis recalls Mike Tyson 'trying to kill me' when they first met

Mike Tyson shot up through the ranks as a heavyweight as a teenager and Lennox Lewis has recalled the first time he met Iron Mike

November 2, 2019

Daniel Dubois wants to fight heavyweight kings

DANIEL DUBOIS has put away his sparring suitcase now he feels ready to ransack the heavyweight division.

November 2, 2019

Kubrat Pulev risks IBF Mandatory against Rydell Booker

Pulev and Booker will meet in a scheduled 10-round bout in the co-feature of the Top Rank Boxing on ESPN+ card on Nov. 9

November 2, 2019

Bakole scores 2nd round TKO over Hernandez: "I'm ready for anyone"

Martin Bakole says that he's planning to stay ready as he eyes up the heavyweight division's big names.

November 2, 2019

Muhammad Ali's robe from his 1965 rematch with Sonny Liston goes up for auction and the bidding starts at $75k

The terry cloth robe Muhammad Ali wore before his 1965 rematch with Sonny Liston in Lewiston, Maine is up for auction with an opening bid set at $75K

November 1, 2019

Deontay Wilder promises to dispatch Luis Ortiz “in devastating fashion”

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder 41-0-1 (40) has warned he will win his rematch against Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz 31-1 (26) “in devastating fashion”.

November 1, 2019

Kash Ali returns from boxing ban

Disgraced heavyweight Kash Ali makes his comeback against Poland's Artur Kubiak (2-3) eight months on from his sole career defeat to David Price.

November 1, 2019

Filip Hrgovic: Eric Molina is a hard fight, he rocked Deontay Wilder!

Filip Hrgović steps up to face former World Title challenger Eric Molina as part of a night of boxing at the Diriyah Arena in Saudi Arabia

November 1, 2019

What is the true age of Luis Ortiz?

Regarding the persistent rumor that the age of heavyweight contender Luis “King Kong” Ortiz is closer to 50 than 40, what evidence is there?

November 1, 2019

Hearn: Usyk, Parker Are Frontrunners For Chisora's Next Fight

According to promoter Eddie Hearn, heavyweight contender Derek Chisora could have a major fight in his next ring return

November 1, 2019

Tyson Fury details the two aims he has in boxing ahead of Deontay Wilder rematch

Tyson Fury insists he is a hugely different boxer now to when he beat Wladimir Klitschko to become heavyweight champion of the world.

November 1, 2019

Buster Douglas touts stunning victory over Mike Tyson in charity work for at-risk youth

Buster Douglas will mark the 30th anniversary of his upset boxing victory over Mike Tyson with a campaign aimed at inspiring others who face long odds.

November 1, 2019

James ‘Bonecrusher’ Smith - “Fighting strong in life″

Former world heavyweight boxing champion James ‘Bonecrusher’ Smith at a fundraiser scheduled next week for his planned Boxing Legends Hall of Fame.

November 1, 2019

Jarrell Miller's Redemption Tour Begins as Top Rank Deal Nears

The redemption tour is underway for Jarrell Miller. Whether or not the boxing world is ready to embrace his ring return