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.
Frank Warren feels that if Daniel Dubois can get past Joe Joyce he would then be ready for Deontay Wilder by the close of 2020
The Polish heavyweight hopeful from the Greenpoint section of Brooklyn, New York suffered his first career defeat in his most recent ring adventure
“I’m going to fight on ‘til I’m 40 years old,” he told ESPN on Thursday. “I’ve been thinking about it, and there isn’t much else to do anyways"
Lennox Lewis has laid extreme praise on Larry Holmes just a short time after the American great was beaten in a controversial poll by Anthony Joshua.
Robert “Bobby” Lee died this week in Hawaii at the age of 99. The World Boxing Association (WBA) mourns the death of its former president
Promoter Eddie Hearn has revealed Dillian Whyte could kick-start a behind closed doors "fight camp" in a rescheduled bout against Alexander Povetkin
News of the first steps taken towards creating an undisputed heavyweight champion has already generated a buzz to the point of it sounding too good
Negotiations are underway for a potential blockbuster heavyweight title unification fight between champions Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia
In the sixth round of that bout, Klitschko dropped Joshua in sensational fashion. He had the British star in serious trouble - but he was unable to finish
He told Sky Sports that AJ really isn’t the most talented fighter out there, but he works harder than everyone else, and that has taken him to the top
The heavyweight clash will take place at a hotel in Konary, but amid the coronavirus pandemic no fans will be in attendance.
Former two-time heavyweight champion and the oldest man to life the top division crown, George Foreman has urged Mike Tyson not to return to boxing.
In 2003, Seamus McDonagh a cheerful shoeshiner from San Francisco, once found himself at the center of the professional boxing universe.
Rocky Marciano holds one of the greatest records in boxing after ending his career early as Undefeated Heavyweight Champion at age 31
Bellew believes that he could toy with former unified champion Andy Ruiz, who last year shocked the world when he stopped Anthony Joshua in seven rounds.
The previously unbeaten and top-rated heavyweight contender suffered a shocking 4th round knockout loss to Robert Helenius
A discussion took place a few days ago between Andrés Ruiz, the father of former unified heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz, and the outstanding trainer
Barry Hearn, founder of Matchroom, feels confident that a 2021 unification will take place between Heavyweight Champions Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury
Top Rank boss Bob Arum has admitted to WBN that a Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder III is not one hundred percent guaranteed to happen next.
Dillian Whyte’s fight against Russian veteran Alexander Povetkin could be rescheduled to take place in America, according to the Heavyweight’s brother
The next chapter in the rivalry between the pair of boxing behemoths is tentatively slated to take place in October live on PPV from Las Vegas, NV, USA
"I would really have liked to fight him, but they also told me back then that he didn't want to fight me. I don't know why."
Proud Kilimanjaro is the forgotten African heavyweight, as mighty as the mountain, who had his big opportunity against Lennox Lewis cancelled
The unretired George Foreman and recently crowned heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield fit the bill for TVKO’s debut for $34.95 a buy at the Trump Plaza
Former world heavyweight title challenger Fres Oquendo has confirmed to WBN a recent victory in a Federal case against WBA ‘regular’ champion Charr
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.
“I am happy to step in for Junior Fa and fight Joe Parker,” Sanchez told BoxingScene.com. “I won’t price myself out because I know I will win"
Deontay Wilder will visit one of the most acclaimed champions in heavyweight history before training camp for his third fight versus Tyson Fury.
Kubrat Pulev didn’t hold anything back in his latest outburst against Dillian Whyte after branding the British heavyweight a ‘coward’ on Thursday.
Tyson Fury has blasted Deontay Wilder for “letting himself down” after the American said that the Gypsy King “wasn’t the champion”.
Back in July 18, Whyte was nearly derailed by Parker in the final round of their clash but managed to survive to win a twelve round decision.
Dillian Whyte is paying very little attention to the recent challenge from heavyweight contender Dominic Breazeale.
World Boxing News finds it an astonishing fact that a heavyweight champion can win the ‘title’ and yet not defend it for more than two years.
Finland’s Helenius dropped the significantly favored Kownacki twice and stopped the popular Polish contender in the fourth round
Wilder (42-1-1, 41 knockouts) stated that he’s currently undergoing therapy and is hoping to return for the third fight against Fury later this year
Larry Holmes couldn’t do it. Earnie Shavers was unsuccessful in his attempt. So too were Ken Norton, Bernardo Mercardo, Michael Dokes, and James Douglas.
“Baby” Joe Mesi might have fought Mike Tyson at Ralph Wilson Stadium, delivering one of the most memorable sporting events in the history of Western NY
In the world of boxing, heavyweight fighters tend to receive the greatest amount of attention and fame
Oleksandr Usyk makes you laugh and strikes fear into your heart in equal measure, like an evil clown staring into your soul.
"I've been waiting for 10 years and I'm telling myself, 'it's only another year.' But can I really wait another year?
Bob Arum’s familiarity with Andy Ruiz Jr. is one of the primary reasons he is so confident Kubrat Pulev will knock out Anthony Joshua.
The man known as “The one and only” has racked up an impressive record of 13 consecutive wins to start his professional career.
The location for the Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder trilogy fight could very well depend on which country, region or state recovers quicker from the virus
As World Boxing News confirmed on Tuesday, Eddie Hearn’s persistent talk of a possible Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua clash is absolute nonsense.
Ruddock, largely unknown at the time, faced former WBA Heavyweight champ Dokes at Madison Square Garden and it proved to be the Canadian’s coming out party
A Heavyweight showdown between two legends from different eras, “Smokin’” Joe Frazier and Evander “The Real Deal” Holyfield. Who wins?
Top Rank President Todd DuBoef, who co-promotes Tyson Fury, has not been given any indication that Wilder would be willing to step aside
"I could either win or I'm gonna be laid out on my back. You know when you get carried out on a stretcher?"
There were negotiations for New Zealand showdown between Joseph Parker and Junior Fa, but the two sides were unable to agree on the money.
Exactly what is means to be Gold champ isn´t clear but the surprise win over Kownacki did earn the Nordic Nightmare a few more big fights.
Don King gambled that he would shave his infamous barnet if his man lost... but instead, he (briefly) became a player in the heavyweight game again
Frank Warren, who along with Top Rank co-promotes Tyson Fury, admits there is a possibility of the Deontay Wilder trilogy fight being moved away from Vegas
The Unified Heavyweight Champion opens up about the Andy Ruiz Jr. rematch and how he felt heading into the return bout.
How great was Heavyweight King Jim Jeffries? Born James Jackson Jeffries, “The Boilermaker” was an unbeaten heavyweight from 1895 to 1904.
The ‘Gypsy King’ won every round as he dethroned the WBC heavyweight champion on February 22, flooring him twice and forcing his corner to throw the towel
Breazeale: "I think I have the upper hand on him as far as strength and athletic ability, of course with size"
Kubrat Pulev said he will donate half of his purse from his world heavyweight title fight against Anthony Joshua to help medical workers fight COVID-19
“I said in interviews before the fight that there are two ways to take away power and one way is like how Tyson fought the first fight"
A new date for the event promoted by Matchroom Boxing and 258 Management in association with Top Rank and Epic Sports is currently being work on
Each mythical matchup assumes all fighters have equal access to today’s nutritional and training advantages.
Tillman was born and raised in the infamous South Central section of Los Angeles. The 1984 Olympic Summer Games were held in L.A.