Adam Kownacki doesn’t dodge any questions about the first loss of his professional boxing career. In fact, he answers them before you even ask
The fifty-four year-old once sat at the top table of heavyweight boxing, when in October of 1993, he became WBO World heavyweight champion
Heavyweight contender Robert Helenius, who holds the WBA's 'gold' title at the weight, is waiting for news from the WBA with respect to final eliminator
Former heavyweight titleholder Joseph Parker and Junior Fa are negotiating — or at least arguing — but don’t seem close on a deal
The original unveiling date of October 2020 is being pushed to spring 2021, according to the Cincinnati Parks Foundation
Carlos Takam, the veteran heavyweight, gloves up the night of July 9, in the main event on ESPN, topping a Top Rank card with dance partner Jerry Forrest.
Dillian Whyte is just about six weeks away from arguably the most important fight of his career to date, when he takes on Alexander Povetkin on Aug. 22
The American Heavyweight prospect has been presented as a future great by Showtime, but are the tools there?
Back in February, Fury dropped Wilder twice and stopped him in the seventh round to capture the WBC world title.
Before Fury: "Nobody has a natural killer instinct as I do, ain't anybody could ever knock me out. I'm very confident in what I say and I speak what I do."
If it’s unfair to try and take away Hart’s distinction as a genuine world heavyweight champion, it’s equally unjust to try and take away his greatest win
The Phoenix-based Nigerian heavyweight rode out Mailata’s early power surge, connecting with quick left uppercuts out of a southpaw stance.
The British rivals have been holding talks about a domestic clash in August, with Hughie Fury willing to take a smaller percentage of the fight purse
American heavyweight contender Michael Hunter and Matchroom Boxing are parting ways after the promotional outfit opted not to renew his contract
Heavyweight Peter Kadiru has been added to the July 18 open-air show on the floating stage at Elbauenpark in Magdeburg, Germany.
In a recent social media post, Marsellos Wilder, the younger brother of Deontay Wilder, made a sensational claim that Fury may have loaded his gloves
In Dempsey's dream, Willard knocked him out. It wasn't until a newsboy selling papers assured him he'd won that the Dempsey felt like the champion.
DiBella said on Saturday afternoon. “I’ve heard that Carlos Takam is in the mix and we have approved him."
Frank Warren, co-promoter of WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, believes his boxer is the best of his generation.
Lazarides lost a close decision to Erkan Teper in 2017 - but had his opponent down in the tenth and final round and felt robbed of the win.
Undefeated Australian heavyweight Demsey McKean urged Joseph Parker to accept a clash with him in what would likely be the biggest all Oceania fight ever
WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury is standing firm that Deontay Wilder is the second best fighter in the heavyweight division.
Ruiz has been inactive since December 2019, when he lost his world titles by way of a twelve round unanimous decision at the hands of Anthony Joshua
Recently, co-promoter Nisse Sauerland said that they’re looking to plot a course toward a mandatory title shot for Hrgovic
Tyson took victory by technical knockout yet, two decades later, Savarese still maintains he should have been allowed to fight on.
Apti Davtaev and Lucas Browne both want their heavyweight fight to be rescheduled as soon as possible.
World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman says Dillian Whyte has the right to enforce his mandatory shot.
“Franchise” champions don’t have to fight mandatory challengers. It’s unclear if “franchise” champions can actually defend their titles
David Higgins, manager of Parker, is planning to have his boxer return to the ring in August or September - and Queenstown in New Zealand is the preferred
Fans will need to wait until October before they get a chance to see the mouth-watering heavyweight match between Oleksandr Usyk and Dereck Chisora.
Niall Kennedy is desperate to get back in the ring, with a first-ever pro defeat to avenge and father time against him.
“I feel like after lockdown I’m a lot stronger and fitter and more focused. I’m ready to fight. There’s a goal that I want"
The 31-year-old Miller, who regularly weighs in the neighborhood of 300 pounds for his fights, last gloved up on Nov. 17, 2018, grabbing a stoppage
Within days of being unofficially confirmed, an a Heavyweight super-fight is already generating the biggest buzz in Boxing in nearly a half century
WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has made it clear that he will not be forced by the World Boxing Council, or anyone else, to make a mandatory defence
The 40 year-old Wach controlled the action and was never really threatened by Kevin “Kingpin” Johnson, a journeyman fighter from New Jersey
Despite skepticism of the show never seeing the light of day, Mariusz Wach and Kevin Johnson are set to move forward with their heavyweight collision.
Fifteen years ago at the MCI Center in Washington, D.C., McBride sent Tyson to the canvas -- and eventually into retirement.
Jared Anderson withstood Johnnie Langston’s initial attack Tuesday night and spent the rest of their heavyweight bout battering his exhausted opponent.
'The Gladiator' from Rome has won all seven pro fights since representing his nation at the 2016 Olympics.
Frank Warren: "Exciting times, everybody looks to us as far as the heavyweight division is concerned"
“I was there and the trip was unbelievable, I felt safe, I went to a good restaurant, we hung out. Yeah, they don’t allow alcohol, which is good"
"Kubrat seems to think that AJ is very afraid of him and that's why it's taking so long. I happen to agree"
It’s a little bit audacious — A lot, actually — to think that a 20-year-old first-year pro could teach the lineal heavyweight champion anything
WBC Heavyweight Champion Tyson Fury is looking to break all boxing revenue records after his upcoming bouts.
Undefeated Heavyweight contender Filip Hrgovic is ready for all comers, according to his promoter Nisse Sauerland.
Whyte doesn’t want to wait for Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder to fight a third time before he gets his title shot, let alone longer.
Otto Wallin wants a big-name battle with Anthony Joshua or Dillian Whyte after proving his "world-class abilities" against Tyson Fury
Oleksandr Usyk says Derek Chisora’s plan to unleash relentless aggression from the opening bell will be rendered useless
Fury and Wilder are signed to do a third fight sometime — it was originally meant to be July 18, then Oct. 3, but all plans are on hold
Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte is not concerned with Derek Chisora's recent threat of traveling over to Russia to help prepare Alexander Povetkin.
The former IBF Heavyweight champion hopes Kownacki can come back and thrive after suffering a fourth-round, technical-knockout loss to Robert Helenius
The Wexford fighter suffered a first career defeat last time out having been stopped by former Olympian Devin Vargas in Springfield, MA, USA
Ahead of their first meeting, Ali was seen as the huge underdog in the fight as he was still on the rise as a young and promising fighter.
The Italian Heavyweight, a police officer in his homeland before turning professional, left Italy in 2018 to pursue his dreams of becoming a world champion
"He wants big fights and he feels like he's ready to fight big fights," said Margules, the President of Warriors Boxing, to Sky Sports.
"I started boxing when I was fourteen. I turn thirty-seven next month. Boxing has given me everything"
DiBella doesn’t like Ruiz moving away from Robles, who he rates as a good coach, and moving over to Reynoso’s camp.
On 31 March 1878, John Arthur ‘Jack’ Johnson, the man who would come to be known as ‘The Galveston Giant’, was born in Texas
“If I get knocked out by Deontay Wilder, it won’t be on, will it?” Fury said. “There will be another fight with Wilder"
Abel Sanchez believes Gassiev will prove the better Heavyweight than Usyk, thanks to speed and power which he compares to Evander Holyfield
Often referred to as the hardest hitting heavyweight never to have won even a version of the world title
Angelo Di Carlo is known within Oceania and world boxing as one of boxing’s good guys. Di Carlo has been a mainstay in Australian boxing
There is a tentative date in July, which is likely not going to happen as planned. The newest date may come down in late July or early August.
“He beat Bryant Jennings in his last outing... a world class heavyweight who took Wladimir Klitschko twelve rounds. Daniel Dubois has beaten nobody"
This July, a film will begin shooting, the story to tell the tale of former WBA heavyweight champ Gerrie Coetzee’s life in and out of the ring.
Larry Holmes is considered by most to be one of the greatest heavyweight boxers of all time. During his prime in the early 1980s, Holmes defended 19 times
Bob Arum remains hopeful that the third Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder fight can happen in November or December.
He will forever be known as Wladimir Klitschko's most unsatisfying world title win, a dire points decision in the most forgettable unification clash ever
Joshua’s promoter also acknowledges that the British superstar might not make that mandatory defense of his IBF Heavyweight title until November.
The 44-year-old has reportedly offered to spar with Usyk ahead of a rescheduled fight against Chisora, which is now set to be staged abroad
English Heavyweight title rivals Fabio Wardley and Simon Vallily came together for a special ePress conference with promoter Eddie Hearn
Moorer, a southpaw who had ruled the world, WBO at least, as a light-heavyweight, was having his seventh fight up at heavyweight.
Unbeaten Australian Heavyweight Demsey McKean believes he has the size and style to beat Joseph Parker as talks brew for a trans-Tasman showdown
He was, in his day, the youngest undisputed world heavyweight champion. He became the first heavyweight to regain the world title after losing it.
"There are a number of countries right now saying: 'We want to bring major sport back and show the world that we're open to business'"
Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte will refuse any possibility of having his WBC heavyweight title shot pushed back.
Deontay Wilder is taking a considerable Brit-bashing in the UK media as promoter Frank Warren continues to tout his young heavyweight for a fight.
Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis came along too late to have toured the vaudeville circuits, but he did figure in movies and television.
Add the Pula Arena in Pula, Croatia, to the venues interested in hosting the heavyweight bout between Unified Champion Joshua and Kubrat Pulev
South African Heavyweights have made numerous challenges for one other portion of a world heavyweight title and only three have succeeded
After skipping a month of updates due to the coronavirus crisis, the World Boxing Council has now released the heavyweight ratings for May 2020.
Wladimir Klitschko would almost certainly have unified the belts if his brother Vitali hadn't held the fourth. Their mother refused to let them fight.
Bob Arum can’t envision any scenario in which someone would be able to pay Deontay Wilder and Kubrat Pulev enough money to step aside
As Satish finds himself in an unusual circumstance like everyone else, he’s got one thing on his mind: an Olympic medal next year
He was a standout on both the New York and domestic heavyweight scene as an amateur, and it wasn’t hard to see him having some pro potential.
The latest talk about boxing comebacks will likely come to nothing, at best charity exhibitions where no meaningful blows are exchanged.
Today, May 11, marks the anniversary of Gerry Cooney’s most brutal career KO – the one he scored over former WBC heavyweight champ Ken Norton in 1981.
Mike Tyson was facing a long stretch in prison that would ultimately cut short one of the greatest careers in the sport.
Through a series of videos on Instagram and Twitter, the former heavyweight titleholder from New Zealand has become one of the coronavirus era’s stars
Fans of the heavyweight division have followed the chatter, because chatter is all there is to take in while live fights are on ice.
The contest was close to being sold out, for the initial date of April 11, when the coronavirus pandemic forced Warren to postpone the show.
Former WBO heavyweight champion champion Joseph Parker is being position to return to the ring in the month of August in New Zealand
Former heavyweight world champion and Hall of Famer George Foreman is confidently backing Tyson Fury to defeat Anthony Joshua.
It was a career cut short and then reimagined for Vitali Klitschko. Regarded far and wide as the best heavyweight in the world at the end of 2004
Promoter Eddie Hearn is not ruling out the possibility that Anthony Joshua's next bout will be held on foreign soil.
Former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko is willing to help Oleksandr Usyk in any way possible for his upcoming clash with Briton Derek Chisora
As Anthony Joshua’s IBF mandatory challenger, Pulev insists he’ll do everything to get his shot at the title.
“He’s still a big draw in the heavyweight division, but I think Andy Ruiz might be another Buster Douglas,” Whyte said.