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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

August 16, 2020
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Alen Babic battles Shawndell Winters on Dillian Whyte-Alexander Povetkin bill

Alen Babic battles Shawndell Winters on Dillian Whyte-Alexander Povetkin bill

Croatia's explosive heavyweight contender Alen Babic will battle Shawndell Winters on the Dillian Whyte-Alexander Povetkin bill.

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 15, 2020
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Whyte vs Povetkin set for WBC ‘Diamond’ title

Whyte vs Povetkin set for WBC ‘Diamond’ title

No doubt that this title probably won’t be enough to satiate Whyte in his pursuit of a full world title

August 15, 2020
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What if Deontay Wilder had accepted DAZN's $100 Million

What if Deontay Wilder had accepted DAZN's $100 Million

On March 12, 2019, Wilder, Haymon, and Finkel met with DAZN executive chairman John Skipper in New York and were offered two alternative packages.

August 15, 2020
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Andy Ruiz expected to return against Chris Arreola at end of 2020

Andy Ruiz expected to return against Chris Arreola at end of 2020

Former Unified Heavyweight Champion Andy Ruiz Jr is set to fight for the first time since losing to Anthony Joshua when he takes on Chris Arreola

August 14, 2020
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Niall Kennedy misses out on Martin Bakole and Dave Allen Fight Camp bouts

Niall Kennedy misses out on Martin Bakole and Dave Allen Fight Camp bouts

Niall Kennedy was in the picture for a major fight on the big Matchroom pay-per-view next Saturday but, again, no luck for the Irish Heavyweight

August 14, 2020
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Jeremiah Milton's highly anticipated pro debut set for August 20

Jeremiah Milton's highly anticipated pro debut set for August 20

"I've never been one to choose the hype over the grind, when things change that's when you lock in and focus on the work that needs to be done"

August 14, 2020
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Joseph Parker vs. Junior Fa talks intensify, fight inches closer

Joseph Parker vs. Junior Fa talks intensify, fight inches closer

It will be our first show in New Zealand and we're planning a great fight for him," Hearn said to IFL TV

August 13, 2020
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Pulev: I hope Povetkin wins

Pulev: I hope Povetkin wins

IBF mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev is hoping Alexander Povetkin knocks off Dillian Whyte on August 22nd at Matchroom's Fight Camp in Brentwood, UK

August 12, 2020
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Otto Wallin reflects on 11 turbulent months

Otto Wallin reflects on 11 turbulent months

The last time the world saw heavyweight Otto Wallin fight, he was giving lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury all he could handle

August 12, 2020
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Travis Kauffman makes a promise for upcoming Otto Wallin fight

Travis Kauffman makes a promise for upcoming Otto Wallin fight

Although he hasn’t fought since 2018, Travis Kauffman is confident he can take down Sweden’s Otto Wallin.

August 12, 2020
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Joseph Parker set for October ring return, claims Eddie Hearn

Joseph Parker set for October ring return, claims Eddie Hearn

Joseph Parker seems likely to return to the ring in October, with promoter Eddie Hearn close to finalizing a "great fight" for the former WBO Champion

August 12, 2020
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The Cuban Heavyweight Beast who could be World Champion

The Cuban Heavyweight Beast who could be World Champion

There’s a heavyweight in the vested ranks with boxing in his blood. Erislandy Savon is forging a career path for himself a considerable shadow

August 12, 2020
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Adrian Granat eager to return, plans to make comeback in October

Adrian Granat eager to return, plans to make comeback in October

Swedish Heavyweight Adrian Granat plans to make a comeback to professional boxing next month after surprisingly retiring 2 years ago

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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Arum: Fury-Wilder Will Happen, Even in 2021

Arum: Fury-Wilder Will Happen, Even in 2021

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum, who co-promotes WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, is confident that nothing will derail the trilogy fight with Deontay Wilder.

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

August 8, 2020
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George Foreman reveals Surprising Fact on Joe Frazier and Ken Norton

George Foreman reveals Surprising Fact on Joe Frazier and Ken Norton

Rivals form and ultimately compete against one another to find out who the best is but sometimes, although rare, fighters won’t fight out of friendship

August 8, 2020
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Three-time amateur world champ hunts fast-track heavyweight title shot

Three-time amateur world champ hunts fast-track heavyweight title shot

A three-time world amateur champion, Magomedrasul Majidov from Dagestan was quickly snapped up by Eddie Hearn when turning pro.

August 7, 2020
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Tyson Fury’s Mind Games

Tyson Fury’s Mind Games

The undefeated two-time world champion not only specialises in the art of warfare inside the ring, but also thrives off of securing victories before

August 6, 2020
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MTK Global sign Kazakhstan amateur star Kamshybek Kunkabayev

MTK Global sign Kazakhstan amateur star Kamshybek Kunkabayev

MTK Global is delighted to announce the signing of talented Kazakhstan superstar Kamshybek Kunkabayev.

August 5, 2020
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Lennox Lewis furious as dreadlock stigma extends to Jamaican schools

Lennox Lewis furious as dreadlock stigma extends to Jamaican schools

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis has revealed his disappointment over a deadlock ban being overseen in Jamaican schools.

August 5, 2020
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Undefeated Heavyweight Destroyer Efe Ajagba Signs with Top Rank

Undefeated Heavyweight Destroyer Efe Ajagba Signs with Top Rank

“I made this decision to become a better boxer and to advance my career. That’s why I signed with James Prince and Top Rank,” Ajagba said

August 5, 2020
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Andy Ruiz set for talks to fight WBA ‘Regular’ champion Manuel Charr

Andy Ruiz set for talks to fight WBA ‘Regular’ champion Manuel Charr

Manuel Charr says he wants to fight Andy Ruiz next and questioned why the American heavyweight would turn down a world title fight.

August 4, 2020
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Gerry Cooney Hits 64

Gerry Cooney Hits 64

After big KO wins over faded names Ron Lyle, Jimmy Young and Ken Norton, Cooney was all over the place; a genuine household name everywhere in America.

August 4, 2020
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Dillian Whyte wants protege Fabio Wardley to target fight against Dave Allen

Dillian Whyte wants protege Fabio Wardley to target fight against Dave Allen

Fabio Wardley wants to fight Dave Allen to continue his impressive rise in the heavyweight division, says his manager Dillian Whyte.

August 2, 2020
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What did George Foreman do after Retiring from Boxing

What did George Foreman do after Retiring from Boxing

In the 1990s, Foreman developed a knack for sales and by the end of the decade, he had made a lot of money.

August 2, 2020
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Ali’s Communist Twin Who Turned Down Millions to Stay Amateur

Ali’s Communist Twin Who Turned Down Millions to Stay Amateur

Teófilo Stevenson, born in Puerto Padre in 1952, took the heavyweight gold medals at the Munich, Montreal and Moscow Olympic Games in 1972, 1976 and 1980

August 1, 2020
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Fabio Wardley blasts out Simon Vallily in third round

Fabio Wardley blasts out Simon Vallily in third round

For the English heavyweight title, rising prospect Fabio Wardley (9-0, 8 KOs) blasted out Simon Vallily (17-3-1, 7 KOs) in the third round of action.

July 31, 2020
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Joshua vs. Pulev targeted for December 5 or December 12

Joshua vs. Pulev targeted for December 5 or December 12

Joshua was originally due to defend his Unified Heavyweight Championship against the Bulgarian at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in North London, UK in June

July 30, 2020
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Fabio Wardley's fake moustache triggers exchange with Simon Vallily

Fabio Wardley's fake moustache triggers exchange with Simon Vallily

The rivalry between unbeaten prospect Fabio Wardley (8-0, 7 KOs) and Simon Vallily (17-2-1, 7 KOs) escalated on Thursday ahead of their showdown

July 30, 2020
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What happened to heavyweight Nkosi Solomon after shock debut loss?

What happened to heavyweight Nkosi Solomon after shock debut loss?

It’s been almost two years since heavyweight Nkosi Solomon was introduced to the boxing world in a flood of publicity after signing with Eddie Hearn.

July 30, 2020
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Whyte Taking a Huge Risk

Whyte Taking a Huge Risk

Eddie Hearn, promoter for heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte, is concerned with the boxer's upcoming fight with former champion Alexander Povetkin.

July 29, 2020
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Darmani Rock vs. Carlos Negron set for November 7

Darmani Rock vs. Carlos Negron set for November 7

Fans who have been keeping any eye on heavyweight prospect Darmani Rock have been waiting for the 24 year old Philly fighter to take a step up in class

July 29, 2020
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Usyk-Chisora likely to be rescheduled for October

Usyk-Chisora likely to be rescheduled for October

David Haye, who manages Chisora, told Sky Sports News on Wednesday that Usyk-Chisora likely will take place sometime in October.

July 29, 2020
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Anthony Joshua to wait until December to defend his Unified Championship against Kubrat Pulev

Anthony Joshua to wait until December to defend his Unified Championship against Kubrat Pulev

Joshua’s defence against Pulev of his Unified Heavyweight Championship has now been pushed back from October to December 5 or 12.

July 29, 2020
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Mike Tyson’s net worth in 2020

Mike Tyson’s net worth in 2020

With a professional record of 50 wins and six defeats, and two no contests, many consider Iron Mike one of the greatest heavyweights ever

July 29, 2020
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Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury urged to 'get the job done'

Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury urged to 'get the job done'

Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury's brief conversation on holiday in Marbella was "awkward" and they reminded each other not to ruin their collision course

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 27, 2020
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Dillian Whyte's protege Fabio Wardley battles Simon Vallily on Saturday

Dillian Whyte's protege Fabio Wardley battles Simon Vallily on Saturday

Fabio Wardley's blistering speed and destructive power have propelled him up the heavyweight rankings

July 27, 2020
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Oleksandr Usyk not worried about being undersized at Heavyweight

Oleksandr Usyk not worried about being undersized at Heavyweight

Usyk (17-0, 13 KOs) has always used his maneuverability, speed, and ring IQ to win his fights since he turned professional in 2013 at cruiserweight.

July 26, 2020
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Alexander Povetkin: I don't see Dillian Whyte as my last chance

Alexander Povetkin: I don't see Dillian Whyte as my last chance

Although Povetkin (35-2-1, 24 KOs) will turn 41 years old on September 2, he’s not viewing his Aug. 22 fight against Dillian Whyte as his last hurrah.

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 24, 2020
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Joe Joyce-Michael Wallisch ESPN+ Weigh-In Report

Joe Joyce-Michael Wallisch ESPN+ Weigh-In Report

Joyce distributed a career heaviest 270 pounds across his 6’6” frame during Friday’s official weigh-in. Wallisch weighed 261 pounds - also a career-high

July 24, 2020
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Olympic Heavyweight Boxer Darius Fulghum’s Dreams are Still Alive

Olympic Heavyweight Boxer Darius Fulghum’s Dreams are Still Alive

“I’m pretty sure that goes through all my teammates’ minds as well,” Fulghum says. “Like, damn, we really should be in Tokyo right now"

July 23, 2020
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Mike Tyson will face Roy Jones Jr. in Exhibition Match

Mike Tyson will face Roy Jones Jr. in Exhibition Match

Mike Tyson will meet Roy Jones Jr. on September 12 in an eight-round exhibition bout, Tyson announced Thursday on ESPN’s First Take.

July 23, 2020
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Marco Huck vs Dennis Lewandowski on August 29th

Marco Huck vs Dennis Lewandowski on August 29th

Former WBO Cruiserweight Champion Marco Huck is all set to make his return to the ring in Braunlage, Germany on August 29.

July 23, 2020
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George Foreman makes an interesting point about Rocky Marciano

George Foreman makes an interesting point about Rocky Marciano

While athletes change from generation to generation the sport of boxing is one of the few, as a sport, that doesn’t change much.

July 22, 2020
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Remembering Great Hackney Heavyweight John L Gardner

Remembering Great Hackney Heavyweight John L Gardner

The London Borough of Hackney has produced many champions, both British and Commonwealth, also European and indeed some World champions too.

July 21, 2020
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Britain’s World Heavyweight title hopefuls over history

Britain’s World Heavyweight title hopefuls over history

Britain is blessed, at present, in terms of current world heavyweight champions with Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury holding all of the titles

July 21, 2020
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The Heavyweights: Ranking the best big men in boxing today

The Heavyweights: Ranking the best big men in boxing today

Boxing’s marquee division is in rude health currently with some serious talent atop the heavyweight table.

July 20, 2020
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Croatia's Alen Babic to get undercard slot on Whyte-Povetkin on Aug. 22nd

Croatia's Alen Babic to get undercard slot on Whyte-Povetkin on Aug. 22nd

Alen Babic looks set to return to the ring next month. The Croatian heavyweight has not yet fought this calendar year. Babic, 29, has a record of 3-0

July 20, 2020
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1931 Max Schemling-Young Stribling heavyweight title fight opened Cleveland Stadium

1931 Max Schemling-Young Stribling heavyweight title fight opened Cleveland Stadium

Cleveland Stadium was christened by a world heavyweight boxing title bout, the first of 64 years of events in that grand venue.

July 19, 2020
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UK Prime Minister: Stadium audiences back from October

UK Prime Minister: Stadium audiences back from October

Crowds could return to sports stadiums in the United Kingdom from October. That was the announcement of the country’s Prime Minister, Boris Johnson

July 19, 2020
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Tyson Fury, Anthony Joshua come face to face in chance meeting

Tyson Fury, Anthony Joshua come face to face in chance meeting

A chance meeting took place between British heavyweight rivals Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury, as the pair came face to face in Marbella, Spain

July 19, 2020
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Charr continues to bait Andy Ruiz: Accept my challenge, don't hide!

Charr continues to bait Andy Ruiz: Accept my challenge, don't hide!

EC Boxing’s newly signed heavyweight Mahmoud "Manuel" Charr has made it clear once again that he is willing to fight the big names of the division.

July 19, 2020
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Lucas Browne: I'm focused on Davtaev

Lucas Browne: I'm focused on Davtaev

“Right now, I’m signed to fight Apti Davtaev in the United States. Obviously with the pandemic going on, everything is up in the air"

July 18, 2020
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Jersey Joe Walcott was Camden’s ‘Rocky.’ A waterfront statue honoring him is taking shape.

Jersey Joe Walcott was Camden’s ‘Rocky.’ A waterfront statue honoring him is taking shape.

A statue honoring the famed boxer, sheriff, and city legend is on its way to being completed, and county officials plan to install it by Fall 2021

July 18, 2020
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Guido Vianello to Face Kingsley Ibeh on July 21st

Guido Vianello to Face Kingsley Ibeh on July 21st

Ibeh has emerged as a cult favorite, on the strength of appearances on consecutive Thursdays preceding Independence Day.

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.