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September 30, 2020
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Tyson Fury Deontay Wilder third fight likely delayed until 2021

Tyson Fury Deontay Wilder third fight likely delayed until 2021

he long delayed third fight between WBC Heavyweight Champ, Tyson Fury, and former champ, Deontay Wilder, will have to wait a little longer.

September 29, 2020
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Kem Ljungquist vs. Senad Gashi on Oct 17 in Germany

Kem Ljungquist vs. Senad Gashi on Oct 17 in Germany

Team Sauerland’s unbeaten Danish Heavyweight Kem Ljungquist (10-0, 5 KOs) will face the toughest test of his professional career

September 29, 2020
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Murat Gassiev vs. Kevin Johnson in play for October 31 in Sochi

Murat Gassiev vs. Kevin Johnson in play for October 31 in Sochi

"The return of Murat Gassiev is planned for October 31 in Sochi. The rival is Kevin Johnson," a Gassiev team member advised Tass.

September 28, 2020
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‘We just don’t know’ – Eddie Hearn says Naill Kennedy will prove real deal jury

‘We just don’t know’ – Eddie Hearn says Naill Kennedy will prove real deal jury

Boxing Garda Niall Kennedy 13-1-1 (8 KOs) could prove judge, jury and executioner when he faces Alen Babic 4-0 (4 KOs) on Sunday, according to Eddie Hearn.

September 28, 2020
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Ryabinskiy discusses Povetkin vs Whyte II

Ryabinskiy discusses Povetkin vs Whyte II

Andrey Ryabinskiy has been a key player in the resurgence of Alexander Povetkin as the Russian hammered his way to the brink of a heavyweight title shot.

September 28, 2020
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Anthony Joshua and Joe Joyce to spar ahead of crunch fights

Anthony Joshua and Joe Joyce to spar ahead of crunch fights

Anthony Joshua and Joe Joyce will link up as sparring partners to prime each other for their high-stakes heavyweight clashes.

September 27, 2020
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Alen Babic talks about his alter-ego ‘The Savage’

Alen Babic talks about his alter-ego ‘The Savage’

Alen Babic is promising to deliver another savage knockout when he meets Ireland's Niall Kennedy on October 10th

September 26, 2020
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Buster Douglas to Referee "Battle In The Bahamas"

Buster Douglas to Referee "Battle In The Bahamas"

The now-retired boxer hasn’t strayed too far from the boxing world, as it was revealed he’ll be a part of celebrity boxing fight night

September 26, 2020
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Tyson Fury: Whyte is taking Povetkin rematch ‘too soon’

Tyson Fury: Whyte is taking Povetkin rematch ‘too soon’

Whyte was KOd by the Russian on August 22, but instantly activated his rematch clause and will be back in the ring with him on November 21.

September 26, 2020
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Filip Hrgović KO's Alexandre Kartozia

Filip Hrgović KO's Alexandre Kartozia

Croatian heavyweight Filip Hrgović has continued his 100% win record after knocking out Alexandre Kartozia in the 2nd round

September 25, 2020
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Usyk's co-promoter: "We believe Anthony Joshua will vacate WBO title"

Usyk's co-promoter: "We believe Anthony Joshua will vacate WBO title"

Joshua holds the WBA (Super), IBF and WBO titles at present, and Usyk will be the mandatory challenger for the latter with victory over Chisora.

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 25, 2020
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Zhan Kossobutskiy 14-0 (13 KOs) to face McKenzie Morrison 17-0-2 (15 KOs) in October

Zhan Kossobutskiy 14-0 (13 KOs) to face McKenzie Morrison 17-0-2 (15 KOs) in October

Kossobutskiy will be fighting on October 17th in Dusseldorf, Germany, he will be up against unbeaten American James McKenzie Morrison

September 24, 2020
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Povetkin promoter: After Whyte rematch, we will pursue Tyson Fury

Povetkin promoter: After Whyte rematch, we will pursue Tyson Fury

Andrey Ryabinsky, promoter for WBC interim-heavyweight champion Alexander Povetkin, says full champion Tyson Fury will certainly become a target in 2021.

September 24, 2020
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Frank Warren: Wilder trilogy will not be held behind closed doors

Frank Warren: Wilder trilogy will not be held behind closed doors

Frank Warren, who co-promotes WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, has ruled out the possibility of the Wilder trilogy fight being behind closed doors

September 24, 2020
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David Haye: Oleksandr Usyk doesn’t understand size matters at heavyweight

David Haye: Oleksandr Usyk doesn’t understand size matters at heavyweight

Despite being a supremely talented fighter, one punch can change everything at heavyweight, says Haye.

September 24, 2020
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Tony Yoka ready for the biggest fight of his career

Tony Yoka ready for the biggest fight of his career

Crossroads Showdown: The Olympic champion will indeed face Johann Duhaupas at the Paris La Défense Arena in France.

September 23, 2020
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Oleksandr Usyk vs. Derek Chisora confirmed for October 31

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Derek Chisora confirmed for October 31

Eddie Hearn: "It's an absolute firecracker and a fight that's so important to the heavyweight division over the next few months"

September 22, 2020
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Filip Hrgovic vs. Alexandre Kartozia set - Pala is now out

Filip Hrgovic vs. Alexandre Kartozia set - Pala is now out

Filip Hrgovic (10-0, 8 KOs) will have a new opponent on Saturday night as he will now face off against Greece’s Alexandre Kartozia (8-1-1, 7 KOs)

September 22, 2020
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Alexander Povetkin on not being considered WBC's mandatory

Alexander Povetkin on not being considered WBC's mandatory

“If WBC doesn’t make me mandatory for Tyson Fury, it means that they have reasons for that! I respect their decision anyway,” Povetkin explained.

September 22, 2020
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Andy Ruiz can accomplish even more

Andy Ruiz can accomplish even more

Veteran trainer Eddy Reynoso is hoping that his newest student, former unified heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz, returns to his winning ways in 2020.

September 21, 2020
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Murat Gassiev's return to be announced

Murat Gassiev's return to be announced

"Murat's fight will take place in Russia. This will be announced before October 1," the agency's source said.

September 21, 2020
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Heavyweight Justis Huni in deep end with pro debut

Heavyweight Justis Huni in deep end with pro debut

An Olympic gold medal, then a heavyweight title; Justis Huni has set the bar pretty high as he prepares to take some giant leaps in his boxing career.

September 20, 2020
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Hearn: Whyte taking Povetkin rematch so quickly is extremely dangerous

Hearn: Whyte taking Povetkin rematch so quickly is extremely dangerous

Eddie Hearn, promoter for heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte, admits his fighter is taking a very dangerous risk

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 19, 2020
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Niall Kennedy hoping to get boxing career back on track

Niall Kennedy hoping to get boxing career back on track

Popular puncher Kennedy (13-1-1) will take on Croatia’s ‘Savage’ Alen Babic over eight rounds in Newcastle next month.

September 19, 2020
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Ajagba: Time away from ring was frustrating

Ajagba: Time away from ring was frustrating

“Even though I haven’t been in the ring, I have done everything to stay in shape,” Ajagba told BoxingScene.com

September 19, 2020
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Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce likely to be postponed again

Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce likely to be postponed again

According to promoter Frank Warren, Joe Joyce vs Daniel Dubois is more than likely to be pushed back from it’s targeted October 24th date

September 18, 2020
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Chinese Heavyweight Zhang signs promotional deal with Matchroom

Chinese Heavyweight Zhang signs promotional deal with Matchroom

Zhang Zhilei has signed a promotional deal with Matchroom – a deal that sees Eddie Hearn appointed as the sole promoter of the Chinese star.

September 18, 2020
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The Case for Rocky Marciano

The Case for Rocky Marciano

You wouldn’t think, not even for a second, that you would have to defend a world champion boxer who retired with an unblemished record of 49-0 (43 KO’s)

September 18, 2020
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Joe Louis, longest-reigning heavyweight champ, was born in Alabama

Joe Louis, longest-reigning heavyweight champ, was born in Alabama

Joe Louis, the longest-reigning heavyweight champion in boxing, was born Joe Louis Barrow in a modest sharecropper’s home in Lafayette, Ala., in 1914.

September 17, 2020
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Guido Vianello vs Kingsley Ibeh rescheduled for Oct. 3

Guido Vianello vs Kingsley Ibeh rescheduled for Oct. 3

The 26-year-old Vianello, an Italian now based in Las Vegas, last fought on June 9, which was Top Rank’s first show back in their Vegas “bubble”

September 16, 2020
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Ajagba eager to impress, defeat Rice in Top Rank debut

Ajagba eager to impress, defeat Rice in Top Rank debut

Nigerian Heavyweight boxer, Efe Ajagba, says he is ready to make his much touted debut on Top Rank on ESPN on Saturday against experienced Jonnie Rice

September 16, 2020
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Anthony Joshua 'Needs to Fight This Year, Fans or No Fans'

Anthony Joshua 'Needs to Fight This Year, Fans or No Fans'

Anthony Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn has vowed that the WBA (Super), WBO and IBF heavyweight champion will fight before the end of 2020

September 15, 2020
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Wilder remains as WBC 1 ranked, Whyte drops to 5

Wilder remains as WBC 1 ranked, Whyte drops to 5

Dillian Whyte, who coming in was the WBC's mandatory challenger and interim-champion, was brutally knocked out in the fifth round by Alexander Povetkin.

September 15, 2020
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Niall Kennedy lands high-profile fight with Alen Babic

Niall Kennedy lands high-profile fight with Alen Babic

Gorey boxer Niall Kennedy has landed a chance to jumpstart his career after securing a fight with Alen Babic in October.

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 14, 2020
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'Prince' Charles Martin closer than ever to world title return

'Prince' Charles Martin closer than ever to world title return

'Prince' Charles Martin is keeping an eye on Kubrat Pulev's fitness as the next-highest ranked contender to Anthony Joshua's world title.

September 14, 2020
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Steward impressed by Tyson Fury's new state of the art gym

Steward impressed by Tyson Fury's new state of the art gym

World-renowned trainer Sugar Hill Steward has compared Tyson Fury’s new state of the art gym to the legendary Kronk Gym made famous by his uncle

September 14, 2020
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Povetkin vs Whyte rematch targeted for November 21 or 28

Povetkin vs Whyte rematch targeted for November 21 or 28

A rematch between Alexander Povetkin and Dillian Whyte looks set to go ahead in late November after their first fight returned good pay-per-view returns

September 13, 2020
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Opinion: Fury vs Joshua – Reintroducing the great heavyweight saga

Opinion: Fury vs Joshua – Reintroducing the great heavyweight saga

In Fury vs. Joshua, the United Kingdom is in danger of missing out on what could be one of the greatest heavyweight sagas in the modern era.

September 13, 2020
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Opinion: Muhammad Ali-Ken Norton 2 should have been a draw

Opinion: Muhammad Ali-Ken Norton 2 should have been a draw

This fight report originally appeared in the December 1973 issue of The Ring Magazine. It is being re-presented on the fights 47th anniversary

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 11, 2020
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Fury-Wilder 3 planned for Dec. 19th in Vegas with fans

Fury-Wilder 3 planned for Dec. 19th in Vegas with fans

Despite offers from Macau and Australia, Bob Arum is looking to keep Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder 3 in the States.

September 11, 2020
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Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce - Latest details

Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce - Latest details

The heavyweight clash between Joe Joyce and Daniel Dubois could take place behind closed doors on pay-per-view if crowds are not allowed back into venues i

September 11, 2020
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WARNED Kubrat Pulev co-promoter threatens legal action against Anthony Joshua

WARNED Kubrat Pulev co-promoter threatens legal action against Anthony Joshua

Kubrat Pulev’s co-promoter Ivaylo Gotzev has warned Anthony Joshua’s team that they will take legal action if their fight does not happen next.

September 10, 2020
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Oleksandr Usyk stalked by Frank Sanchez who is aiming for ‘small window’ of opportunity

Oleksandr Usyk stalked by Frank Sanchez who is aiming for ‘small window’ of opportunity

Frank Sanchez is aiming for an “intriguing” clash with Oleksandr Usyk which he hopes could have a world title on the line.

September 9, 2020
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Murat Gassiev Heavyweight Debut Possible for November in Russia

Murat Gassiev Heavyweight Debut Possible for November in Russia

Former unified cruiserweight world champion Murat Gassiev may return to the ring for a comeback fight in November in Russia.

September 9, 2020
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Joseph Parker: I know I could do damage in Whyte rematch

Joseph Parker: I know I could do damage in Whyte rematch

In the aftermath of his loss to Povetkin, Parker actually called his former foe to check on his physical state after suffering a brutal knockout.

September 8, 2020
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Nathan Gorman vs Richard Lartey moved from Sept 12 to Oct 10

Nathan Gorman vs Richard Lartey moved from Sept 12 to Oct 10

The Ghanaian’s medicals have not been supplied in time for him to enter the fighter bubble tomorrow and as such the fight will be moved

September 8, 2020
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Heavyweight Johnny Fisher signs with Matchroom Boxing

Heavyweight Johnny Fisher signs with Matchroom Boxing

Johnny Fisher has signed a multi-fight promotional deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing and will plan to make his highly-anticipated professional debut

September 7, 2020
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Jared Anderson: I showed I can box, I'm not just a puncher

Jared Anderson: I showed I can box, I'm not just a puncher

Anderson said, “We’re ready for everybody. We’re building up. My promoter Bob {Arum} is moving me perfectly.

September 7, 2020
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Eddie Hearn: Whyte can’t lose to Povetkin and still be a PPV fighter

Eddie Hearn: Whyte can’t lose to Povetkin and still be a PPV fighter

Dillian Whyte needs to beat Alexander Povetkin in their possible November rematch for him to remain as a pay-per-view fighter, according to his promoter

September 5, 2020
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Jared Anderson drops, stops Rodney Hernandez in 4th

Jared Anderson drops, stops Rodney Hernandez in 4th

It took a little longer than any of his first five fights, but heavyweight prospect Jared Anderson produced another knockout Saturday night.

September 5, 2020
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Tyson Fury: Deontay Wilder has always been the most dangerous

Tyson Fury: Deontay Wilder has always been the most dangerous

“The only thing I’m concentrating on right now is fighting Deontay Wilder for a third time and being victorious"

September 5, 2020
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Heavyweight Boxing is being Shaken Out of Its Lockdown

Heavyweight Boxing is being Shaken Out of Its Lockdown

The heavyweight division is being shaken out of its Covid-induced slumber with a series of matchups announced.

September 4, 2020
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Time running out for the world’s most controversial heavyweight KO artist

Time running out for the world’s most controversial heavyweight KO artist

Much has been written by WBN on the fact that undefeated heavyweight Christopher Lovejoy was rated as highly as tenth by the World Boxing Association.

September 3, 2020
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Dillian Whyte makes a strong statement on Andy Ruiz Jr.

Dillian Whyte makes a strong statement on Andy Ruiz Jr.

Dillian Whyte suffered a brutal fifth-round KO against Alexander Povetkin in his match on August 22.

September 3, 2020
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Junior Fa says he was too 'smart' for Joseph Parker

Junior Fa says he was too 'smart' for Joseph Parker

Junior Fa says he was too "smart" for Joseph Parker in their final amateur fight and intends to deliver another humbling defeat to the former WBO champion.

September 3, 2020
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Luis Ortiz to fight Scott Alexander on FOX November 7

Luis Ortiz to fight Scott Alexander on FOX November 7

BoxingScene.com has learned that the heavyweight contender and Scott Alexander have agreed to fight November 7.

September 3, 2020
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Babic rips Hrgovic: His upcoming fight is a disgrace!

Babic rips Hrgovic: His upcoming fight is a disgrace!

Heavyweight prospect Alen Babic has fired back at Croatian rival Filip Hrgovic and his promoter, Nisse Sauerland.

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.

September 3, 2020
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Efe Ajagba: Anthony Joshua, leaving Nigeria, and winning in one second

Efe Ajagba: Anthony Joshua, leaving Nigeria, and winning in one second

Anthony Joshua's long-held dream of fighting in Africa could be aided by the rising threat of another Nigerian heavyweight who plans to knock him out

September 2, 2020
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Wilder should retire If he doesn’t take Fury rematch, says Hearn

Wilder should retire If he doesn’t take Fury rematch, says Hearn

Eddie Hearn is hoping former WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will change his mind about wanting to face Tyson Fury

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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David Adeleye crushes Phil Williams

David Adeleye crushes Phil Williams

23-year old David Adeleye grabbed the third win of his career in as many fights with a win over Phil Williams.

August 29, 2020
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Huck shuts out Lewandowski

Huck shuts out Lewandowski

Marco Huck (42-5-1, 28 KOs) took a one-sided won a ten round unanimous decision over 335lb Dennis Lewandowski (13-5, 6 KOs) on Saturday night

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 27, 2020
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Jared Anderson Returns on September 5th

Jared Anderson Returns on September 5th

Anderson will take on nine-year pro and noted spoiler Rodney Hernandez in a bout scheduled for eight or six rounds Sept. 5 at the MGM Conference Center

August 27, 2020
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Alen Babic wants Filip Hrgovic

Alen Babic wants Filip Hrgovic

Babic on Hrgovic: "We are opposites, we are so opposite, I will never be like him. He has nice cars, I drive a 15-year-old SEAT Ibiza"

August 27, 2020
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Oleksandr Usyk vs. Derek Chisora in line for Oct. 31, says Hearn

Oleksandr Usyk vs. Derek Chisora in line for Oct. 31, says Hearn

Matchroom Boxing head Eddie Hearn has revealed that a showdown between Oleksandr Usyk and Derek Chisora is on track to take place on Halloween.

August 26, 2020
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Povetkin's Team Wants Whyte Rematch in Russia

Povetkin's Team Wants Whyte Rematch in Russia

Alexander Povetkin's manager, Andrey Ryabinskiy, wants to bring Dillian Whyte to Russia for their proposed rematch.

August 26, 2020
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Dubois Even More Confident of Blasting Out Whyte

Dubois Even More Confident of Blasting Out Whyte

This coming Saturday night, undefeated heavyweight puncher Daniel Dubois will face late replacement Ricardo Snijders at the BT Sport studios in London.

August 26, 2020
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Fury: I Won't Overlook Wilder

Fury: I Won't Overlook Wilder

WBC Heavyweight Champion Tyson Fury is not going to overlook his upcoming opponent, Deontay Wilder, when they collided for a third time on a tentative date

August 26, 2020
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Povetkin Rejects Talk of 'Lucky Punch'

Povetkin Rejects Talk of 'Lucky Punch'

The Olympic gold medal winner is heading straight forward to a rematch with Whyte, who is exercising an immediate rematch clause for a year-end showdown.

August 25, 2020
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Whyte's Career is On The Line in Povetkin Rematch

Whyte's Career is On The Line in Povetkin Rematch

Former cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew believes his friend, Dillian Whyte, will be staking his career when he faces Alexander Povetkin in a rematch.

August 25, 2020
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Hearn: Joshua wants to fight this year and he will

Hearn: Joshua wants to fight this year and he will

Eddie Hearn, promoter for Unified Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua, says the British superstar is dead set on fighting in 2020.

August 25, 2020
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Larry Holmes, Don King and a suitcase with a million dollars

Larry Holmes, Don King and a suitcase with a million dollars

“It was a suitcase with a million dollars in small bills. It was just like out of a movie,” Panella said, before revealing Holmes turned down the money

August 24, 2020
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WBC confirms nothing in the way of Joshua- Fury unification

WBC confirms nothing in the way of Joshua- Fury unification

Dillian Whyte’s loss this past weekend has conveniently removed a major hurdle for what would be an undisputed heavyweight title unification

August 24, 2020
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Fury: Hearn was trying to protect Joshua by putting Whyte in the way

Fury: Hearn was trying to protect Joshua by putting Whyte in the way

WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury is now without any mandatory obligations, after Alexander Povetkin knocked out Dillian Whyte on Saturday night

August 23, 2020
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Kevin Johnson knocks out Yoan Pablo Hernandez, derails comeback

Kevin Johnson knocks out Yoan Pablo Hernandez, derails comeback

The hyped comeback of former world champion Yoan Pablo Hernandez is now over before it ever got started, after the boxer lost by knockout in Germany.

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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WHYTE NOISE Dillian Whyte STUNNED by Alexander Povetkin

WHYTE NOISE Dillian Whyte STUNNED by Alexander Povetkin

Povetkin tucked up and unloaded with a savage lead uppercut that instantly left Whyte out cold on the canvas.

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 22, 2020
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Dillian Whyte vs. Alexander Povetkin: Stats & Stakes

Dillian Whyte vs. Alexander Povetkin: Stats & Stakes

Whether we remember it as a great era or not, one word easily applies to the years since Tyson Fury ended the Klitschko lock on the heavyweight division:

August 21, 2020
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“I’d Quit Boxing” – Alen Babic says he will retire if he loses

“I’d Quit Boxing” – Alen Babic says he will retire if he loses

The Croatian is planning to add another name to his record. And if he fails, he said that he will end his career.

August 20, 2020
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“Only In America” – Don King Turns 89

“Only In America” – Don King Turns 89

King is an iconic figure who has (or had) so many critics/secret admirers wishing they had his brains, his moxy, his style, his sheer enegry and his flair.

August 20, 2020
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Press Conference: Alen Babic and Shawndell Winters steal the show

Press Conference: Alen Babic and Shawndell Winters steal the show

Babic and Winters are set to collide in a bad-tempered heavyweight bout on the undercard to Whyte vs Alexander Povetkin

August 20, 2020
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Dave Coldwell: Dillian Whyte must be smart and brutal

Dave Coldwell: Dillian Whyte must be smart and brutal

“He just asked me if I’d be up for helping him in the corner, just being a second pair of eyes and to help his coach out,” said Coldwell.

August 20, 2020
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Team Pfeifer furious over being pulled from Dubois fight

Team Pfeifer furious over being pulled from Dubois fight

Until the official announcement was made to inform him otherwise, Erik Pfeifer was convinced that he had a deal in place for a fight with Daniel Dubois.

August 19, 2020
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Former Cruiserweight Titlist Yoan Pablo is back at Heavyweight

Former Cruiserweight Titlist Yoan Pablo is back at Heavyweight

Former IBF cruiserweight titleholder Yoan Pablo Hernandez will make a surprise return to boxing, up at heavyweight, against Kevin Johnson

August 19, 2020
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Efe Ajagba to make Top Rank Debut in September

Efe Ajagba to make Top Rank Debut in September

Given today’s heavyweight landscape, with a year of development, we should have him ready for title contention.”

August 19, 2020
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Dave Allen: If Wardley boxes me within 12 months - He gets knocked out

Dave Allen: If Wardley boxes me within 12 months - He gets knocked out

Heavyweight contender Dave Allen is very confident in his ability to shock unbeaten prospect Fabio Wardley - if they collide in the next twelve months.

August 18, 2020
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Parker hopes increased offer will get Junior Fa fight finalized

Parker hopes increased offer will get Junior Fa fight finalized

For several months, Fa and his handlers rejected an offer of a $300,000 guarantee with a share of the pay-per-view.

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 17, 2020
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Joshua thinks Povetkin could upset the odds

Joshua thinks Povetkin could upset the odds

Eddie Hearn: "I spoke to AJ who doesn’t like this fight for Whyte. He thinks that this is a banana skin and that Povetkin could upset the odds"

August 17, 2020
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The Most Important Heavyweight Fight in 2020

The Most Important Heavyweight Fight in 2020

Dillian Whyte will stake his WBC mandatory status against Alexander Povetkin on Saturday night at Matchroom's Fight Camp in Brentwood, UK

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