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August 4, 2021
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Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk Sells Out in 24 Hours

Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk Sells Out in 24 Hours

Over 100,000 fans were waiting in the StubHub ticket queue to secure a seat for the fight between two gold medallists from London 2012

August 2, 2021
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Michael Hunter: Hearn, Sauerland Talked Triller Out Of Hrgovic Purse Bid

Michael Hunter: Hearn, Sauerland Talked Triller Out Of Hrgovic Purse Bid

The heavyweight contender was criticized in the spring for turning down an IBF heavyweight eliminator against highly regarded Croatian Filip Hrgovic

July 9, 2021
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Fury-Wilder III to be postponed

Fury-Wilder III to be postponed

Fury (30-0-1, 21 KOs) and Wilder (42-1-1, 41 KOs) were scheduled to meet on July 24 at T-Mobile Arena to complete their series of entertaining fights.

May 17, 2021
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Arbitrator rules Deontay Wilder entitled to third fight with Tyson Fury

Arbitrator rules Deontay Wilder entitled to third fight with Tyson Fury

The decision comes one day after Fury announced that a deal was struck for an undisputed heavyweight championship with Anthony Joshua

May 14, 2021
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Daniel Dubois teams up with Shane McGuigan as he splits with trainer Mark Tibbs

Daniel Dubois teams up with Shane McGuigan as he splits with trainer Mark Tibbs

The heavyweight contender only appointed Tibbs as his head trainer back in February and was yet to have a single fight under his tutelage.

May 2, 2021
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Andy Ruiz Survives Early Scare, Outboxes Chris Arreola For Decision Win

Andy Ruiz Survives Early Scare, Outboxes Chris Arreola For Decision Win

Andy Ruiz Jr. overcame a knockdown and additional trouble Saturday night to avoid ending up on the wrong end of a huge upset.

May 1, 2021
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Joseph Parker Dropped Early, Edges Dereck Chisora

Joseph Parker Dropped Early, Edges Dereck Chisora

In a crossroads heavyweight clash, former WBO champion Joseph Parker (29-2, 21 KOs) won a twelve round split decision over Derek Chisora (32-11, 23 KOs).

April 24, 2021
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ROBERRY! DAVID ADELEYE GIFTED DECISION OVER KAMIL SOKOLOWSKI

ROBERRY! DAVID ADELEYE GIFTED DECISION OVER KAMIL SOKOLOWSKI

David Adeleye has advanced to 6-0 following following a shocking score card of 58-57 in his favour against Kamili Sokolowski.

April 21, 2021
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Eddie Hearn strikes record-breaking DAZN deal, ending exclusive Sky partnership

Eddie Hearn strikes record-breaking DAZN deal, ending exclusive Sky partnership

The five-year contract ends Matchroom's almost decade-long exclusive broadcast relationship with Sky Sports in the UK

April 20, 2021
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Eddie Hearn Takes Over From Dad Barry Hearn As Matchroom Chairman

Eddie Hearn Takes Over From Dad Barry Hearn As Matchroom Chairman

Eddie Hearn will become Chairman of the Matchroom Sport Group of Companies as Barry Hearn OBE steps aside after almost 40 years

April 20, 2021
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Anthony Joshua vs. Tyson Fury Likely in Saudi Arabia

Anthony Joshua vs. Tyson Fury Likely in Saudi Arabia

The Undisputed Heavyweight Championship will be taking place in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia with potential dates, July 24, July 31, or August 7th.

April 18, 2021
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Jermaine Franklin Out of Shaw Ring City Clash

Jermaine Franklin Out of Shaw Ring City Clash

The 6-foot-2, 235-pound Franklin and 6-4, 240-pound Shaw were due to meet in the 10-round main event of the Ring City USA card on Thursday

April 17, 2021
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Andrey Fedosov KOs Majidov in 1st Round

Andrey Fedosov KOs Majidov in 1st Round

Andrey Fedosov threw himself right into the middle of the heavyweight mix with an explosive opening round destruction of the undefeated former amateur star

April 16, 2021
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Daniel Dubois to Face Bogdan Dinu on June 5th

Daniel Dubois to Face Bogdan Dinu on June 5th

Daniel Dubois will make his long-awaited return to the ring on Saturday June 5 with a challenge for the vacant WBA Interim heavyweight title

April 10, 2021
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Efe Ajagba Blasts Out Howard In 3rd

Efe Ajagba Blasts Out Howard In 3rd

Heavyweight Efe Ajagba looked to show progress Saturday night and did just that stopping Brian Howard with a booming punch

April 10, 2021
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Retired South African Heavyweight Bennie Knoetze dies in a motor accident

Retired South African Heavyweight Bennie Knoetze dies in a motor accident

One of South Africa’s better heavyweights, Bennie Knoetze, who fought as a professional from March 1980 to September 1987, was killed in an accident

March 27, 2021
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Fabio Wardley Tested, Knocks Eric Molina Out in Fifth Round

Fabio Wardley Tested, Knocks Eric Molina Out in Fifth Round

Heavyweight Fabio Wardley recorded the best win of his career as he knocked out double world-title challenger Eric Molina

March 19, 2021
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Derek Chisora collides with Joseph Parker on May 1st

Derek Chisora collides with Joseph Parker on May 1st

Britain's heavyweight contender finally settles his rivalry with Parker after their planned fight was postponed in October 2019

March 15, 2021
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CONFIRMED Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury CONTRACTS SIGNED

CONFIRMED Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury CONTRACTS SIGNED

Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury has now been officially confirmed by promoter Eddie Hearn with a date and venue to be announced in the coming weeks.

March 4, 2021
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Joseph Parker parts company with head trainer Kevin Barry

Joseph Parker parts company with head trainer Kevin Barry

“I’m hugely proud to have played a part in New Zealand and Samoa crowning their first heavyweight world champion,” Barry said.

January 12, 2021
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Dillian Whyte-Alexander Povetkin Rematch: March 6th

Dillian Whyte-Alexander Povetkin Rematch: March 6th

Eddie Hearn has confirmed that March 6 is the date for the much-anticipated Dillian Whyte-Alexander Povetkin rematch.

December 18, 2020
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Michael Hunter Takes Out Shawn Laughery in Four

Michael Hunter Takes Out Shawn Laughery in Four

The second-generation heavyweight contender had his way with overmatched Shawn Laughery, scoring two knockdowns en route to a 4th round knockout.

December 17, 2020
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Joseph Parker vs. Junior Fa set for Feb. 27

Joseph Parker vs. Junior Fa set for Feb. 27

Both Parker and Fa sit in the WBO heavyweight top 10, meaning the winner could be in line for a title shot

December 12, 2020
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Hughie Fury beats Mariusz Wach despite ugly cut

Hughie Fury beats Mariusz Wach despite ugly cut

Hughie Fury contended with an ugly cut to outclass Poland's Mariusz Wach in a unanimous points win at Wembley Arena.

December 12, 2020
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Martin Bakole Edges Sergey Kuzmin

Martin Bakole Edges Sergey Kuzmin

Make it five in a row for heavyweight contender Martin Bakole. The once beaten British residence had a relatively rough time against Sergey Kuzmin

December 5, 2020
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Daniel Dubois Suffered Double Fracture to Eye Socket

Daniel Dubois Suffered Double Fracture to Eye Socket

Daniel Dubois suffered two fractures to his left eye socket when losing his triple heavyweight title fights to Joe Joyce last Saturday.

December 2, 2020
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1000 FANS TO ATTEND JOSHUA VS PULEV

1000 FANS TO ATTEND JOSHUA VS PULEV

Fight fans will have the opportunity to watch unified king Joshua fight on home soil for the first time in over two years

November 27, 2020
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Tony Yoka takes decision over Christian Hammer

Tony Yoka takes decision over Christian Hammer

Contender Tony Yoka went a 10-round distance for the first time but got a clear win over veteran Christian Hammer.

November 21, 2020
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Alen Babic Drops Tom Little Twice, Takes Him Out in Third

Alen Babic Drops Tom Little Twice, Takes Him Out in Third

In a heavyweight clash, Alen Babic (6-0, 6 KOs) broke down and stopped Tom Little (10-9, 3 KOs) in three rounds.

November 19, 2020
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Joseph Parker v Junior Fa Postponed

Joseph Parker v Junior Fa Postponed

Newshub understands Fa has pulled out of the bout after abnormalities were found in his blood tests.

November 16, 2020
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Tyson Fury to Return in 2021

Tyson Fury to Return in 2021

Fury previously announced that he would be returning to the ring in a UK homecoming on December 5, but this is now not happening.

November 16, 2020
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Martin Bakole vs. Sergey Kuzmin / Hughie Fury vs. Mariusz Wach Confirmed.

Martin Bakole vs. Sergey Kuzmin / Hughie Fury vs. Mariusz Wach Confirmed.

Two exciting Heavyweight matchups have been added to the undercard of Anthony Joshua’s Unified World Title defence against Kubrat Pulev

November 15, 2020
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Tyson Fury suggests he will NOT be fighting on December 5

Tyson Fury suggests he will NOT be fighting on December 5

‘The Gypsy King’ was set to face Agit Kabayel on December 5 before turning his attention to an undisputed heavyweight title clash with Anthony Joshua.

November 15, 2020
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Dave Allen announces shock retirement from boxing aged 28

Dave Allen announces shock retirement from boxing aged 28

The Doncaster heavyweight last fought in February and has stated that he 'doesn't want to get punched anymore'.

November 7, 2020
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Luis Ortiz stops Alexander Flores in first round

Luis Ortiz stops Alexander Flores in first round

Ortiz landed a recorded 3 of 10 punches, but the finisher was a body shot that sent Flores (who landed 0 of 1 punches) to the canvas

November 7, 2020
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Zhang Zhilei clips Devin Vargas for Knockout in Fourth

Zhang Zhilei clips Devin Vargas for Knockout in Fourth

The two-time Olympian and 2008 Olympic Silver medalist made a splash in his first official fight under the Matchroom Boxing banner

November 4, 2020
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Tony Yoka vs. Christian Hammer, November 27 in Nantes, France

Tony Yoka vs. Christian Hammer, November 27 in Nantes, France

Yoka will step up in class as he faces Germany’s Christian Hammer atop a November 27 show, which will air live on Canal+ from H Arena in Nantes, France.

November 3, 2020
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Povetkin vs. Whyte rematch postponed

Povetkin vs. Whyte rematch postponed

The two heavyweights were set to go again at the SSE Arena, Wembley after Povetkin's shocking knockout victory in August.

November 2, 2020
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Anthony Joshua vs. Kubrat Pulev could be outside UK

Anthony Joshua vs. Kubrat Pulev could be outside UK

The venue for Anthony Joshua's heavyweight title defence against Kubrat Pulev could yet be moving to another country

November 2, 2020
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Tyson Fury chooses unbeaten Agit Kabayel

Tyson Fury chooses unbeaten Agit Kabayel

Fury decided against fighting Deontay Wilder for a third time and will instead take on the unbeaten German in London next month

October 29, 2020
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Dave Allen vs Christopher Lovejoy off after Don King interferes

Dave Allen vs Christopher Lovejoy off after Don King interferes

Don King claims that Lovejoy (19-0, 19 KO) is “meant” to fight Trevor Bryan the WBA Interim Champion and is under contract.

October 28, 2020
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Joseph Parker vs. Junior Fa moved to Dec. 12th

Joseph Parker vs. Junior Fa moved to Dec. 12th

The heavyweight boxing bout between Kiwi rivals Joseph Parker and Junior Fa has been given a miniscule date change

October 24, 2020
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Dave Allen to fight Christopher Lovejoy October 31st

Dave Allen to fight Christopher Lovejoy October 31st

Dave Allen will fight Christopher Lovejoy on the undercard of the blockbuster Heavyweight clash between Oleksandr Usyk and Derek Chisora at The SSE Arena

October 20, 2020
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Usyk vs Chisora: David Allen to receive new opponent

Usyk vs Chisora: David Allen to receive new opponent

David Allen will receive a new opponent on the Oleksandr Usyk-Derek Chisora bill after Christian Hammer tested positive for virus

October 16, 2020
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Luis Ortiz vs. Alexander Flores, November 7th

Luis Ortiz vs. Alexander Flores, November 7th

Top Heavyweight contender Luis "King Kong" Ortiz will headline a stacked night of heavyweight action when he takes on Alexander "The Great" Flores

October 6, 2020
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Daniel Dubois vs. Joe Joyce, Nov. 28th, Live on BT Sport

Daniel Dubois vs. Joe Joyce, Nov. 28th, Live on BT Sport

n an incredible reversal, the fight – the most significant domestic bout staged in the UK post-Lockdown and the biggest domestic Heavyweight clash in years

October 3, 2020
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Deontay Wilder, longtime co-trainer Mark Breland part ways

Deontay Wilder, longtime co-trainer Mark Breland part ways

Mark Breland, who has served as Deontay Wilder’s co-trainer for his entire 12-year professional career

October 2, 2020
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Daniel Dubois vs. Joe Joyce to be behind closed doors

Daniel Dubois vs. Joe Joyce to be behind closed doors

The titanic tussle between the two standout British Heavies will now be staged in either late November or early December, with full details to follow

September 25, 2020
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Yoka TKO's Duhaupas in 1st

Yoka TKO's Duhaupas in 1st

Tony Yoka made an emphatic statement by knocking out Johann Duhaupas inside one round of their heavyweight fight.

September 19, 2020
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Efe Ajagba wins but fails to impress

Efe Ajagba wins but fails to impress

Ajagba remains perfect as a pro, but it was far from an impressive performance, as he claimed a 10-round decision over Jonnie Rice

September 15, 2020
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Alexander Povetkin vs Dillian Whyte Rematch Nov. 21st

Alexander Povetkin vs Dillian Whyte Rematch Nov. 21st

The Alexander Povetkin vs Dillian Whyte rematch has been officially announced and will take place just three months after the first fight.

September 13, 2020
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Efe Ajagba vs. Jonathan Rice confirmed for Sep. 19

Efe Ajagba vs. Jonathan Rice confirmed for Sep. 19

An opponent has been secured for the unbeaten rising heavyweight, as Ajagba will face Los Angeles’ Jonathan Rice

September 3, 2020
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Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce clash pushed back a month?

Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce clash pushed back a month?

November 14 and 21 are the new dates being considered as trials to allow fans back into sporting events continue.

August 31, 2020
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Joshua-Pulev penciled in for December 12

Joshua-Pulev penciled in for December 12

The fight between unified heavyweight world titlist Anthony Joshua and mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev is being penciled in to take place on Dec. 12

August 31, 2020
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Filip Hrgović will return to the ring on September 26th

Filip Hrgović will return to the ring on September 26th

Croatian heavyweight sensation Filip Hrgović (10-0, 8 KOs) will return to the ring on September 26th against Ondrej Pala (33-5, 23 KOs) in Denmark

August 29, 2020
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Daniel Dubois KO’s Ricardo Snijders

Daniel Dubois KO’s Ricardo Snijders

Daniel Dubois blasted away eight months of cobwebs with the 15th win of his firecracker career Saturday night

August 22, 2020
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Dillian Whyte has Alexander Povetkin rematch clause

Dillian Whyte has Alexander Povetkin rematch clause

Whyte looked to be cruising against the 40-year-old Russian, having twice floored him in the fourth, only to be knocked out cold a round later.

August 22, 2020
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Alen Babic KO's Winters in 2nd

Alen Babic KO's Winters in 2nd

Alen Babic blasted aside Shawndell Winters in the second round as the Croatian heavyweight extended an explosive start to his professional career.

August 18, 2020
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Daniel Dubois faces new opponent

Daniel Dubois faces new opponent

DANIEL DUBOIS will defend his WBO International Heavyweight title against Ricardo Snijders at BT Sport studios on Saturday August 29.

August 16, 2020
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Travis Kauffman (32-4, 23 KOs) is retiring from boxing

Travis Kauffman (32-4, 23 KOs) is retiring from boxing

Travis Kauffman (32-4, 23 KOs) announced he is retiring from boxing. Just days ahead of his 35th birthday

August 15, 2020
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Otto Wallin stops Travis Kauffman in fifth

Otto Wallin stops Travis Kauffman in fifth

Sweden’s Wallin (21-1, 14 KOs, 1 NC) won by technical knockout in his first fight in the 11 months since he lost to Tyson Fury

August 11, 2020
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Martin Bakole off August 22nd Matchroom Card

Martin Bakole off August 22nd Matchroom Card

Martin Bakole, who was due to face Sergey Kuzmin (who pulled out earlier) on the August 22nd Matchroom Fight Camp card will not be fighting

August 10, 2020
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Mike Tyson-Roy Jones Jr. Exhibition pushed to Nov. 28

Mike Tyson-Roy Jones Jr. Exhibition pushed to Nov. 28

The exhibition bout between boxing legends Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. will be pushed back from its Sept. 12 date to Nov. 28

July 29, 2020
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Tony Yoka vs. Johann Duhaupas on September 25 in Paris

Tony Yoka vs. Johann Duhaupas on September 25 in Paris

2016 Olympic gold medal Tony Yoka (7-0, 6 KOs) will continue his heavyweight run on September 25, when he faces Johann Duhaupas (38-5, 25 KOs) in Paris

July 26, 2020
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Trevor Bryan to make first defence of his interim WBA Heavyweight belt against Christopher Lovejoy

Trevor Bryan to make first defence of his interim WBA Heavyweight belt against Christopher Lovejoy

“I’m bringing some life back into the business again for the love of the people,” 88 year old Don King

July 25, 2020
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Joe Joyce Defeats Michael Wallisch

Joe Joyce Defeats Michael Wallisch

The decisive moments came in the third, where a second knockdown was followed swiftly with a big right hand to the chin that wobbled the big German.

July 18, 2020
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Agit Kabayel beats Evgenios Lazaridis

Agit Kabayel beats Evgenios Lazaridis

Agit Kabayel became the new World Boxing Association (WBA) Continental Heavyweight Champion after beating Evgenios Lazaridis by a unanimous decision.

July 12, 2020
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Otto Wallin Takes on Travis Kauffman on August 15th

Otto Wallin Takes on Travis Kauffman on August 15th

For six years, the name Otto Wallin was an obscure one. Yet in the span of 36 minutes, the Swedish born fighter became a bonafide contender.

July 9, 2020
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Carlos Takam guts out decision win over Jerry Forrest

Carlos Takam guts out decision win over Jerry Forrest

Carlos Takam came in on short notice and it showed as tonight’s Heavyweight fight with Jerry Forrest unfolded

July 9, 2020
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Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce to fight behind closed doors this summer

Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce to fight behind closed doors this summer

Frank Warren reveals the rest of his summer plans, with bitter rivals Daniel Dubois and Joe Joyce taking centre stage

June 27, 2020
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Jarrell Miller fails another PED test; out of July 9 fight with Jerry Forrest

Jarrell Miller fails another PED test; out of July 9 fight with Jerry Forrest

BoxingScene.com has confirmed that the besmirched Miller tested positive for an unspecified substance in an exam administered by the NSAC

June 25, 2020
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Dillian Whyte vs Alexander Povetkin set for August 22nd

Dillian Whyte vs Alexander Povetkin set for August 22nd

The long-delayed heavyweight tussle between Dillian Whyte and Alexander Povetkin is finally back on track.

June 25, 2020
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Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce set for Oct. 24

Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce set for Oct. 24

BRITISH boxing’s Heavyweight super-fight between unbeaten KO Kings ‘Dynamite’ Daniel Dubois and ‘Juggernaut’ Joe Joyce will now take place at The 02

June 24, 2020
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Tyson Fury reportedly drops Daniel Kinahan as negotiator

Tyson Fury reportedly drops Daniel Kinahan as negotiator

WBC / Lineal Heavyweight Champion Tyson Fury has reportedly dropped Daniel Kinahan as his negotiator in the midst of mounting criticism

June 22, 2020
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Manuel Charr inks with EC Boxing: I want Andy Ruiz, then Tyson Fury

Manuel Charr inks with EC Boxing: I want Andy Ruiz, then Tyson Fury

WBA "regular" Heavyweight Champion Mahmoud "Manuel" Charr (31-4) has joined forces with EC Boxing in Hamburg.

June 17, 2020
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Agit Kabayel returns July 18th in Magdeburg, Germany

Agit Kabayel returns July 18th in Magdeburg, Germany

Top Heavyweight Agit Kabayel, has been through a tough year without fighting and now finally getting back in the ring.

June 17, 2020
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Jarrell Miller to fight Jerry Forrest on July 9 in Top Rank debut

Jarrell Miller to fight Jerry Forrest on July 9 in Top Rank debut

Jarrell Miller will insert himself back into the heavyweight picture on July 9 when he makes his Top Rank debut in Las Vegas against Jerry Forrest

June 15, 2020
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WBC confirms Dillian Whyte has taken legal action against governing body

WBC confirms Dillian Whyte has taken legal action against governing body

The WBC have confirmed that Dillian Whyte has taken legal action against the governing body about the date of his mandatory WBC heavyweight title fight.

June 5, 2020
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Pete Rademacher, 1956 Olympic boxing champion, dies at 91

Pete Rademacher, 1956 Olympic boxing champion, dies at 91

Pete Rademacher, who won a gold medal at the 1956 Olympics and fought Floyd Patterson for the Heavyweight title, has died. He was 91.

May 16, 2020
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Eddie Hearn reveals big plan to stage events, including Whyte-Povetkin

Eddie Hearn reveals big plan to stage events, including Whyte-Povetkin

Eddie Hearn says he is planning to stage a series of fight nights in the garden of the house where he grew up in Essex.

May 5, 2020
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Andy Ruiz hires Eddy Reynoso as new trainer

Andy Ruiz hires Eddy Reynoso as new trainer

Eddy Reynoso, who is known for training Ring Magazine middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez, will train the heavyweight contender

April 28, 2020
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Boxing returns in Poland on June 12 as Mariusz Wach fights Kevin Johnson

Boxing returns in Poland on June 12 as Mariusz Wach fights Kevin Johnson

The heavyweight clash will take place at a hotel in Konary, but amid the coronavirus pandemic no fans will be in attendance.

April 17, 2020
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Eddie Cotton dies at the age of 72 after contracting the coronavirus

Eddie Cotton dies at the age of 72 after contracting the coronavirus

Retired referee Eddie Cotton, who was the third man in the ring for a career that spanned nearly a quarter century, died Friday at age 72.

April 8, 2020
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Barry Hearn has minor heart attack

Barry Hearn has minor heart attack

Matchroom founder and chairman Barry Hearn is back home recovering after his son, promoter Eddie Hearn, says he suffered from a minor heart attack

April 1, 2020
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Former Irish Heavyweight Champion Coleman Barrett battling COVID-19

Former Irish Heavyweight Champion Coleman Barrett battling COVID-19

“Hopefully he will come through it. He is a strong man so we are hoping and praying for him. He was critical yesterday (Monday)"

March 31, 2020
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Boxing Monthly Magazine to be discontinued

Boxing Monthly Magazine to be discontinued

It was learned yesterday that Boxing Monthly, a London-based fight publication that has been around for decades, will soon be discontinued.

March 26, 2020
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Travis Kauffman quarantined after testing positive for COVID-19

Travis Kauffman quarantined after testing positive for COVID-19

“Please keep me and my family in prayers,” Kauffman (32-3, 23KOs) announced through social media. “Tested positive for COVID-19. This too shall pass.”

March 26, 2020
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Derrick Jefferson in medically induced coma due to coronavirus

Derrick Jefferson in medically induced coma due to coronavirus

Former heavyweight world title challenger Derrick Jefferson is reportedly in a medically included coma in a hospital due to coronavirus.

March 19, 2020
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Hearn on Joshua-Pulev status: We're still shooting for June 20

Hearn on Joshua-Pulev status: We're still shooting for June 20

"I can confirm that we only told Pulev that there is a chance that his fight will be postponed, but as of the moment, it is still scheduled for June 20”

March 17, 2020
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Dubois vs. Joyce moved to July 11

Dubois vs. Joyce moved to July 11

Frank Warren's company will continue to follow the government’s guidelines to ensure the health and safety of the paying public, staff and the participants

March 17, 2020
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Matchroom Boxing postpones all events in March & April

Matchroom Boxing postpones all events in March & April

Following advice from the Government and the BBBoC relating to COVID-19, Matchroom Boxing have postponed all events to be taking place in March & April

March 16, 2020
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Cancellations due to coronavirus continue

Cancellations due to coronavirus continue

Filip Hrgović vs. Jerry Forrest cancelled for April 17th , Oscar Rivas vs. Devin Vargas cancelled and more

March 11, 2020
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Heavyweight Zhilei can't leave China; Career stalled by coronavirus travel ban

Heavyweight Zhilei can't leave China; Career stalled by coronavirus travel ban

This was supposed to be the year Zhang Zhilei’s slow-moving boxing career progressed to the next level.

March 9, 2020
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Filip Hrgović faces Jerry Forrest on April 17th

Filip Hrgović faces Jerry Forrest on April 17th

Filip Hrgović (10-0, 8 KOs) will face Jerry Forrest (26-3, 20 KOs) on April 17 at the MGM National Harbor in Maryland, USA

March 9, 2020
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Arslanbek Makhmudov in Co-Promotional with Golden Boy, EOTTM

Arslanbek Makhmudov in Co-Promotional with Golden Boy, EOTTM

Standing at six feet five and a half inches tall, Makhmudov is a Russian monster who weighs as much as 260 pounds when stepping into the ring.

March 8, 2020
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Joe Goossen to train Kubrat Pulev ahead of Joshua title fight

Joe Goossen to train Kubrat Pulev ahead of Joshua title fight

The veteran heavyweight contender from Sofia, Bulgaria will enter his second career title fight under the guidance of top-shelf trainer Joe Goossen.

March 7, 2020
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Efe Ajagba beats down Razvan Cojanu in nine

Efe Ajagba beats down Razvan Cojanu in nine

It was pretty much all one-way action tonight in Brooklyn, as Nigerian heavyweight prospect Efe Ajagba beat down former world title challenger Razvan Cojan

March 7, 2020
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Frank Sanchez shuts down Joey Dawejko over 10 rounds

Frank Sanchez shuts down Joey Dawejko over 10 rounds

Cuban heavyweight prospect Frank Sanchez remained unbeaten, moving to 15-0 (11 KO) with a wide decision win over Philadelphia veteran Joey Dawejko.

March 7, 2020
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Hughie Fury stops Pavel Sour in three rounds

Hughie Fury stops Pavel Sour in three rounds

Manchester Arena - Heavyweight contender Hughie Fury (24-3, 14 KOs) stopped Pavel Sour (11-3, 6 KOs) in the third round.