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January 21, 2020
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Recalling The Sonny Liston vs. Cleveland Williams Wars

Recalling The Sonny Liston vs. Cleveland Williams Wars

It’s mindboggling to think how these two superb, and avoided, fighting machines were matched together twice

January 20, 2020
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Anthony Joshua poised to face Kubrat Pulev

Anthony Joshua poised to face Kubrat Pulev

Unified Heavyweight titlist Anthony Joshua likely will face Kubrat Pulev, after a deadline to make a deal was extended.

January 20, 2020
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Oscar Rivas closing in on multi-fight deal with Top Rank

Oscar Rivas closing in on multi-fight deal with Top Rank

Heavyweight contender Oscar Rivas is close to finalizing a multi-fight promotional deal with Top Rank, according to The Montreal Journal.

January 20, 2020
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Tyson Fury: No interest in fighting Oleksandr Usyk

Tyson Fury: No interest in fighting Oleksandr Usyk

Fury told iFL TV: “No. Usyk ain’t on the list, he’s a no-name, no-one’s interested and it doesn’t make any money."

January 20, 2020
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Efe Ajagba returns Mar. 7th

Efe Ajagba returns Mar. 7th

Nigerian Heavyweight prospect Efe Ajagba will return to the ring on Mar. 7th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, USA

January 19, 2020
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Filip Hrgovic vs. Martin Bakole could be in the making

Filip Hrgovic vs. Martin Bakole could be in the making

Bakole has the power, size and the chin to show whether Hrgovic has the talent to compete in the upper tier of the division.

January 19, 2020
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Oscar Rivas wants Andy Ruiz Jr. or Daniel Dubois

Oscar Rivas wants Andy Ruiz Jr. or Daniel Dubois

Oscar Rivas says he wants to fight former unified heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. or Daniel Dubois next in 2020.

January 19, 2020
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Anthony Joshua presents Belts to Nigerian President

Anthony Joshua presents Belts to Nigerian President

Joshua met with the President just six weeks after he beat fellow boxer Andy Ruiz to reclaim his IBF, WBA and WBO titles.

January 18, 2020
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The war on poverty changed a young George Foreman’s life

The war on poverty changed a young George Foreman’s life

For a junior high school dropout, there did not seem to be much opportunity other than low-paying work or outright thievery

January 18, 2020
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Kownacki: After Helenius, I want the Wilder vs. Fury Winner!

Kownacki: After Helenius, I want the Wilder vs. Fury Winner!

The opponent on the other side is veteran Robert Helenius, who will enter the ring as a significant underdog.

January 18, 2020
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Helenius: I've fought guys like Kownacki - I can beat him!

Helenius: I've fought guys like Kownacki - I can beat him!

Helenius’ team will travel to the US a couple of weeks before the fight. They will prepare for the match and train in a local boxing gym in Brooklyn.

January 17, 2020
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Parker's trainer expects Usyk to perform better next time

Parker's trainer expects Usyk to perform better next time

The United Kingdom's Dereck Chisora has been mentioned as the leading candidate to be Usyk's next opponent.

January 17, 2020
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WBA Eliminator: Adam Kownacki vs. Robert Helenius, March 7th

WBA Eliminator: Adam Kownacki vs. Robert Helenius, March 7th

Unbeaten sensation Efe Ajagba faces a yet-to-be-named opponent in the co-main event and rising heavyweight Frank Sánchez meets Joey Dawejko

January 17, 2020
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How Deontay Wilder revived the Heavyweight Division

How Deontay Wilder revived the Heavyweight Division

There was no guarantee that Wilder would be the guy to help drag the division out of its dark ages.

January 17, 2020
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Joe Joyce may have warm-up bout before Dubois

Joe Joyce may have warm-up bout before Dubois

Joe Joyce might have a warm-up fight before facing Daniel Dubois in a clash of unbeaten British Heavyweights in April.

January 17, 2020
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Muhammad Ali born 78 years ago

Muhammad Ali born 78 years ago

Three time Heavyweight Champion Muhammad Ali was born Cassius Clay in Louisville, Ky., on Jan. 17, 1942.

January 17, 2020
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What did Deontay Wilder say about Wladimir Klitschko sparring KO’s?

What did Deontay Wilder say about Wladimir Klitschko sparring KO’s?

Dillian Whyte’s recent claims regarding sparring knockouts by Wladimir Klitschko over Deontay Wilder are nothing new.

January 17, 2020
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Danish Heavyweight Kem Ljungquist aims to go 10-0 on January 25

Danish Heavyweight Kem Ljungquist aims to go 10-0 on January 25

Denmark’s Kem Ljungquist (9-0, 5 KOs) will feature on Team Sauerland’s historic co-promotion with Universum on January 25th

January 17, 2020
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Manuel Charr hints at fight announcement

Manuel Charr hints at fight announcement

Manuel Charr is yet to defend the WBA 'regular' heavyweight title, but the forgotten champion has recently hinted at a fight announcement

January 17, 2020
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Street in UK to be named after Richard Dunn

Street in UK to be named after Richard Dunn

Richard Dunn, from Bradford, took on Ali for the world heavyweight title in 1976 in Munich, Germany, and lasted four rounds before he was defeated.

January 17, 2020
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Adam Kownacki vs. Robert Helenius done for March 7th

Adam Kownacki vs. Robert Helenius done for March 7th

The Heavyweight match between Adam Kownacki and Robert Helenius is reportedly done for March 7th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.

January 16, 2020
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Pulev backs claim Joshua fight will land in Turkey

Pulev backs claim Joshua fight will land in Turkey

IBF Mandatory Contender Kubrat Pulev has backed a claim that he will fight Unified Champion Anthony Joshua in Istanbul in May.

January 16, 2020
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Eddie Hearn makes 'seven figure offer' for Andy Ruiz

Eddie Hearn makes 'seven figure offer' for Andy Ruiz

“We’ve made Andy Ruiz an offer,” Dillian Whyte’s promoter Eddie Hearn told Matchroom Boxing’s YouTube channel in a sit-down

January 16, 2020
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Tony Yoka in negotiations with Top Rank

Tony Yoka in negotiations with Top Rank

If the 6’7″ Yoka joins Top Rank’s stable, it would give promoter Bob Arum a key heavyweight to build on for the future.

January 16, 2020
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Team Usyk explains dismissive stance on Chisora

Team Usyk explains dismissive stance on Chisora

Usyk is one of two mandatory challengers in waiting for England’s Joshua, serving as the top contender for the World Boxing Organization (WBO)

January 16, 2020
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Charles Martin will reportedly face Gerald Washington

Charles Martin will reportedly face Gerald Washington

Martin, 33, became IBF world champion back in early 2016 when Vyacheslav Glazkov’s knee fell apart during their fight

January 16, 2020
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Niall Kennedy training for Paddy's Day Showdown in Boston

Niall Kennedy training for Paddy's Day Showdown in Boston

Kennedy, also known as “Boom Boom Bas”, now has a professional boxing record of 13-1-1 and is a fan favourite

January 16, 2020
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The Best Heavyweight Champion We Never Had

The Best Heavyweight Champion We Never Had

Negotiations finally began in 1924 for the bout which Harry Wills had been waiting for since 1919, Jack Dempsey and he both signed swiftly

January 16, 2020
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6th Annual BOX FAN EXPO May 2nd Las Vegas, NV, USA

6th Annual BOX FAN EXPO May 2nd Las Vegas, NV, USA

Great News for Boxing fans and the Boxing industry with the announcement of the sixth annual Box Fan Expo

January 16, 2020
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David Price eyes Lucas Browne clash for March or April

David Price eyes Lucas Browne clash for March or April

Olympic bronze medal winner David Price is looking to get back in the ring in the coming months, potentially March or April

January 16, 2020
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Sonny Conto continues run with stoppage in Atlantic City

Sonny Conto continues run with stoppage in Atlantic City

Conto has kept a busy schedule as he has been able to have hand raised those six times in an 11-month period.

January 15, 2020
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The role Atlanta played in Muhammad Ali’s storied return to boxing

The role Atlanta played in Muhammad Ali’s storied return to boxing

By 1970, Muhammad Ali’s boxing career was in decline. Convicted for draft evasion in 1967, Ali lost his license to fight in all 50 states

January 15, 2020
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Dave Allen explains trainer change and admits ‘fear’

Dave Allen explains trainer change and admits ‘fear’

The perennially popular ‘White Rhino’ has not fought since being stretchered out of the ring at the end of his defeat to David Price

January 15, 2020
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Tyson Fury fears eye could reopen

Tyson Fury fears eye could reopen

In his last fight against Otto Wallin, Tyson Fury suffered a bad cut over his right eye that required 47 stitches.

January 15, 2020
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Andy Ruiz return is eyed for date in May or June

Andy Ruiz return is eyed for date in May or June

Besides the defeat to Joshua, the Mexican boxer lost a very close twelve round decision to former WBO world champion Joseph Parker in 2016.

January 15, 2020
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Team Usyk: Next fight should happen March or April, for WBO title

Team Usyk: Next fight should happen March or April, for WBO title

A springtime ring return and the opportunity to fight for the heavyweight title. The two are not separate goals in 2020 for Oleksandr Usyk

January 14, 2020
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Tyson Fury: Anthony Joshua has to prove himself at the top level again

Tyson Fury: Anthony Joshua has to prove himself at the top level again

"He needs to prove himself again and I don’t mean prove yourself by hitting and running from a little fat guy all over the ring"

January 14, 2020
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'No Way But To Fight' Chronicles George Foreman's Life

'No Way But To Fight' Chronicles George Foreman's Life

In the boxing ring he was known as "Big George." But today, most people know George Foreman for his business ventures.

January 14, 2020
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Joe Frazier birthday celebration

Joe Frazier birthday celebration

The 76th birthday of “Smokin” Joe Frazier, the late heavyweight boxing champion, was recently commemorated by members of the Philadelphia boxing community.

January 13, 2020
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Andy Ruiz Jr 'gone on vacation' as trainer airs concerns

Andy Ruiz Jr 'gone on vacation' as trainer airs concerns

A severely overweight Ruiz was beaten by Anthony Joshua in their rematch in Saudi Arabia in early December, meekly surrendering the belts

January 13, 2020
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Wilder vs Fury 2: Tyson Fury vows to KO Deontay Wilder

Wilder vs Fury 2: Tyson Fury vows to KO Deontay Wilder

Tyson Fury: "I'm looking for the big right hand to nail Wilder. Goodnight. I'm looking for the knockout."

January 13, 2020
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Team Parker to Usyk: We're the A-side

Team Parker to Usyk: We're the A-side

If Joshua decides to vacate the WBO title, then Parker is ready to face Usyk for the title - with the proper financial terms in place.

January 10, 2020
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Anthony Joshua, Kubrat Pulev have until January 31 to reach deal

Anthony Joshua, Kubrat Pulev have until January 31 to reach deal

“I have just been told that the Pulev and Joshua camps have asked until January 31 to negotiate,” and IBF rep informed Sky Sports.

January 10, 2020
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Tyson Fury: I'm in a grueling camp, it's repetitive every day

Tyson Fury: I'm in a grueling camp, it's repetitive every day

Unbeaten lineal heavyweight champion Fury (29-0-1, 20 KOs) faces Wilder (42-0-1, 41 KOs) for the WBC heavyweight championship in Las Vegas Feb. 22

January 10, 2020
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Big Baby Miller to return on Wilder-Fury II Card?

Big Baby Miller to return on Wilder-Fury II Card?

Jarrell Miller, 23-0-1(0) has served his ban and he has hopefully kept himself in reasonable shape or better

January 10, 2020
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Andy Ruiz still not back in the gym

Andy Ruiz still not back in the gym

“I don’t know. That’s for Andy to decide,” Robles said when asked if he will carry on working with Ruiz

January 9, 2020
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Alexander Povetkin has interest in facing Dillian Whyte next

Alexander Povetkin has interest in facing Dillian Whyte next

"Povetkin has been interested in the fight against Whyte even before he became the mandatory to fight Anthony Joshua"

January 9, 2020
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Mike Tyson claims Wladimir Klitschko would be Champion in any era

Mike Tyson claims Wladimir Klitschko would be Champion in any era

Klitschko, 43, became a dominant force in the heavyweight division from the mid-2000s until his stunning defeat against Tyson Fury in 2015.

January 9, 2020
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Oleksandr Usyk: ‘Tyson Fury will be the most difficult’

Oleksandr Usyk: ‘Tyson Fury will be the most difficult’

Usyk is currently the mandatory challenger for Anthony Joshua’s WBO title, but he doesn’t see the Unified Champion as his toughest test.

January 9, 2020
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Kownacki-Helenius likely for March 7 at Barclays Center

Kownacki-Helenius likely for March 7 at Barclays Center

The completion of the deal depends upon approval from FOX, which would televise Kownacki-Helenius as the headliner

January 9, 2020
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Joseph Parker to return on Feb. 29 in Frisco, Texas

Joseph Parker to return on Feb. 29 in Frisco, Texas

Parker's trainer Kevin Barry has confirmed to BoxingScene.com that the New Zealander will return on February 29th in Frisco, Texas.

January 9, 2020
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Daniel Dubois set to headline April 18 in UK

Daniel Dubois set to headline April 18 in UK

DANIEL DUBOIS is set to headline another UK showdown on April 18 that will be beamed across the pond to the massive US market.

January 9, 2020
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Gold hope Justis Huni heads big year

Gold hope Justis Huni heads big year

Twenty-year-old Queensland super heavyweight Justis Huni has become the most talked-about Australian amateur in recent times

January 9, 2020
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Dillian Whyte tabs Alexander Povetkin as preferred foe

Dillian Whyte tabs Alexander Povetkin as preferred foe

Dillian Whyte has tabbed Alexander Povetkin as the preferred option for a planned return in the month of April.

January 8, 2020
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George Foreman ranks the 4 best Heavyweights today

George Foreman ranks the 4 best Heavyweights today

Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury will rematch next month in Las Vegas and Anthony Joshua is set to likely take on Kubrat Pulev next.

January 8, 2020
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How Anthony Joshua overcame Andy Ruiz Jr anxiety

How Anthony Joshua overcame Andy Ruiz Jr anxiety

Anthony Joshua has explained how "absorbing information" allowed him to recover from the "stormy times" of his shock loss to Andy Ruiz Jr.

January 8, 2020
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Wilder-Fury rematch officials: Nevada to satisfy both sides

Wilder-Fury rematch officials: Nevada to satisfy both sides

The Nevada State Athletic Commission is to draw up a list of potential referees and judges for the Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury heavyweight title match

January 8, 2020
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'Prince' Charles Martin aiming for Heavyweight title in 2020

'Prince' Charles Martin aiming for Heavyweight title in 2020

America's Martin is not currently ranked by any of the governing bodies, and his plan relies upon Joshua giving up either his IBF or WBO titles.

January 7, 2020
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Michael Hunter: Contenders getting smaller

Michael Hunter: Contenders getting smaller

In the last few years, a lot of mid-sized heavyweights have been making waves in the division's premier weight class

January 7, 2020
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Fabio Wardley welcomes talk of David Allen fight

Fabio Wardley welcomes talk of David Allen fight

"I think it would be the ideal fight for me. I think it would be a nightmare for Dave, to be honest"

January 7, 2020
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Joshua-Ruiz rematch DAZN's most-streamed 2019

Joshua-Ruiz rematch DAZN's most-streamed 2019

The Heavyweight Championship Anthony Joshua-Andy Ruiz Jr. rematch was the event streamed most by DAZN subscribers in 2019.

January 7, 2020
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Tyson Fury: "You have an off day, you get knocked out.”

Tyson Fury: "You have an off day, you get knocked out.”

“You look at team sports – if you’re having an off day, the other guys will carry you, maybe you get substituted”

January 7, 2020
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Tyson Fury laughs off WBO president’s claims he should fight unknown 6-0 Uzbek

Tyson Fury laughs off WBO president’s claims he should fight unknown 6-0 Uzbek

TYSON FURY was in stitches after he was urged to set up a fight with a relatively unknown boxer with a 6-0 record.

January 7, 2020
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Tyson Fury blasts WBO president

Tyson Fury blasts WBO president

Tyson Fury has let rip at WBO president Francisco ‘Paco’ Valcarcel over their decision to install Oleksandr Usyk at the top of their heavyweight rankings.

January 6, 2020
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WBO president wants Tyson Fury to face Bakhodir Jalolov

WBO president wants Tyson Fury to face Bakhodir Jalolov

Jalolov, who comes from Uzbekistan, has amazing hand speed, excellent power, and is an outstanding combination puncher.

January 6, 2020
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Hearn waits for clarification on Joshua's next mandatory foe

Hearn waits for clarification on Joshua's next mandatory foe

Joshua is slated to make his next ring return in April or May, and there is not opponent placed in at the moment

January 6, 2020
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Mike Tyson bringing one-man show to del Lago Resort & Casino

Mike Tyson bringing one-man show to del Lago Resort & Casino

“In the show, Tyson unveils never-before-told stories, peeling back layers of tragedy and public turmoil while unfolding his tale of triumph and survival."

January 6, 2020
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‘Joshua isn’t #1 in the World’ – Adam Smith

‘Joshua isn’t #1 in the World’ – Adam Smith

Anthony Joshua fans might not like that Sky Boxing's Adam Smith isn’t ready to call him #1, but that’s the way he is.

January 5, 2020
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Wilder vs Fury 2 press conference will happen, according to PBC

Wilder vs Fury 2 press conference will happen, according to PBC

“He’ll do plenty of press for the fight,” Smith told me, when I asked if there was anything to this rumor.

January 5, 2020
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Haye admits he knew 35 seconds into Bellew rematch that career was over

Haye admits he knew 35 seconds into Bellew rematch that career was over

Former two division world champion David Haye has revealed that he knew his career was over in the very first round of his 2018 rematch with Tony Bellew.

January 4, 2020
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Adam Kownacki vs. Dominic Breazeale possible for March 7

Adam Kownacki vs. Dominic Breazeale possible for March 7

A fight between big heavyweights Adam Kownacki and Dominic Breazeale is close to being done for March 7 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY, USA

January 4, 2020
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Jarrell Miller reported to return in February

Jarrell Miller reported to return in February

Belizean-American Heavyweight Jarrell Miller is in Belize and he had some news which he shared at a press conference

January 4, 2020
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Joseph Parker to fight in late February

Joseph Parker to fight in late February

Former WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker will be fighting in late February against an opponent still to be determined

January 4, 2020
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Filip Hrgovic talks career, Wilder, Povetkin, Chisora, Ruiz, More

Filip Hrgovic talks career, Wilder, Povetkin, Chisora, Ruiz, More

After three wins in 2019 he rounded off the year in Saudi Arabia, as part of the Ruiz-Joshua II undercard,

January 3, 2020
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Ehwarieme eyes world title after WBF Intercontinental victory in Lagos

Ehwarieme eyes world title after WBF Intercontinental victory in Lagos

Nigeria’s Onoriode “Godzilla” Ehwarieme, has declared his readiness to win the vacant WBF Heavyweight title soon.

January 3, 2020
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Daniel Dubois vs. Joe Joyce negotiations underway

Daniel Dubois vs. Joe Joyce negotiations underway

Joyce had been set to face Marco Huck for the vacant continental belt on January 11 at the TUI Arena in Hannover, Germany, but the German was ruled out

January 3, 2020
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Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr. 2 BREAKS UK Pay-Per-View Record

Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr. 2 BREAKS UK Pay-Per-View Record

It wasn’t the exciting clash fans were used to with AJ. Although the 30 year-old showed maturity in order to overcome a shocking loss

January 3, 2020
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Why Lucas Browne will never fight in Australia again

Why Lucas Browne will never fight in Australia again

Since suffering a knockout loss to popular Englishman Dave Allen in April, Browne (29-2, 25 KOs) has struggled to secure a meaningful fight,

January 3, 2020
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Five Boxing Heavyweights on the Cusp in 2020

Five Boxing Heavyweights on the Cusp in 2020

The heavyweight division is enjoying a surge of renewed interest and excitement right now and it's only getting better

January 3, 2020
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Joseph Parker confirmed for return on US bill next month

Joseph Parker confirmed for return on US bill next month

Joseph Parker is set to return with a fight in America next month according to his manager David Higgins.

January 2, 2020
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Anthony Joshua could see 14 or 15 fights left in career

Anthony Joshua could see 14 or 15 fights left in career

In a recent interview with Sky Sports, Joshua revealed that he believes his career has at least 14 to 15 fights left.

January 2, 2020
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Dillian Whyte looking at Andy Ruiz or Povetkin

Dillian Whyte looking at Andy Ruiz or Povetkin

Eddie Hearn, promoter for top rated heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte, is looking at dates in April for the boxer's potential return.

January 2, 2020
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Salita Promotions signs Heavyweight Gunnar Kolbeinn Kristinsson

Salita Promotions signs Heavyweight Gunnar Kolbeinn Kristinsson

Kristinsson (11-0, 5 KOs) from Gardabaer, Iceland, is the only active male fighter in his homeland and just the third in the country’s history.

January 2, 2020
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Carlos De Leon, former cruiserweight champ, passes away at age 60

Carlos De Leon, former cruiserweight champ, passes away at age 60

Carlos ‘Sugar’ De Leon barely saw the first few hours of the new year before passing away Wednesday morning at his home in Buffalo, New York.

January 1, 2020
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Adam Kownacki to headline March 7th PBC on FOX show

Adam Kownacki to headline March 7th PBC on FOX show

“Inside PBC Boxing” revealed yesterday that rising Brooklyn heavyweight Adam Kownacki will headline a March 7th PBC on FOX show at Barclays Center

January 1, 2020
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Murat Gassiev possible return on Feb.29

Murat Gassiev possible return on Feb.29

Reports are surfacing that Murat Gassiev could finally be back inside the ring on February 29 in his Heavyweight debut

January 1, 2020
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Hearn shocked there is no media tour for Wilder-Fury 2

Hearn shocked there is no media tour for Wilder-Fury 2

Eddie Hearn was shocked at the recent news that Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury would not come together for a media tour to promote their rematch.

December 31, 2019
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Hearn wants Oleksandr Usyk vs. Dereck Chisora on March 7

Hearn wants Oleksandr Usyk vs. Dereck Chisora on March 7

March 7th is the working date for a fight between former world title challenger Dereck Chisora (32-9, 23 KOs) and Oleksandr Usyk (17-0, 13 KOs)

December 31, 2019
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Joseph Parker's five best fights are a recipe for return

Joseph Parker's five best fights are a recipe for return

Now Parker is in a holding pattern again, hoping for fight early in 2020 to literally get the show back on the road.

December 31, 2019
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Arum confident Pulev will remove Joshua from the equation

Arum confident Pulev will remove Joshua from the equation

Arum said that the present heavyweight scene was the most exciting it had been since the heyday of Mike Tyson.

December 31, 2019
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Ruiz stunning upset of Joshua is 2019 Fight of Year

Ruiz stunning upset of Joshua is 2019 Fight of Year

It is not hard to come up with the most memorable fight of 2019, and maybe in recent memory. No, you don’t have to look any further

December 31, 2019
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Otto Wallin open to potential Dillian Whyte fight in 2020

Otto Wallin open to potential Dillian Whyte fight in 2020

Otto Wallin's promoter has confirmed the Swedish heavyweight would be interested in a fight against Dillian Whyte, with the WBC 'interim' title at stake.

December 30, 2019
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Trainer Manny Robles says he has been in touch with Andy Ruiz Jr

Trainer Manny Robles says he has been in touch with Andy Ruiz Jr

Andy Ruiz Jr went from hero to — well, not zero, that would be too harsh an assessment, but experienced a whip-saw change

December 30, 2019
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Nathan Gorman hungry to bounce back strong

Nathan Gorman hungry to bounce back strong

Still just 23, Gorman doesn’t and will not offer up his personal circumstances as an excuse for losing.

December 30, 2019
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How Gene Tunney brought down a boxing legend and an era

How Gene Tunney brought down a boxing legend and an era

He beat Jack Dempsey twice to become heavyweight champion – and his staid personal style foreshadowed the end of the Roaring ’20s

December 29, 2019
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Wilder vs. Fury trilogy terms explained

Wilder vs. Fury trilogy terms explained

It had been reported that a third fight would happen this summer, but Bob Arum, Fury’s US promoter, said it has to be triggered by the loser.

December 29, 2019
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Onoriode Ehwarieme destroys Ariel Bracamonte in Nigeria.

Onoriode Ehwarieme destroys Ariel Bracamonte in Nigeria.

After signing with iconic promoter Don King last year, Nigerian Heavyweight Onoriode Ehwarieme returned to his home-country with a bang on Saturday night

December 28, 2019
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Wilder vs Fury 2 undercard to be split between Top Rank and PBC

Wilder vs Fury 2 undercard to be split between Top Rank and PBC

Top Rank’s Bob Arum says that the plan is for the two sides to split the undercard, both on pay-per-view and the prelims.

December 27, 2019
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'The Tank' to square off with African Mulowayi

'The Tank' to square off with African Mulowayi

While in Copenhagen, Denmark, training on Christmas Day, Grand Bahamian Heavyweight Sherman ‘The Tank’ Williams unwrapped a gift of a contract