Heavyweight Boxing News & Features

October 17, 2019
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Zhang Zhilei vs. Sergey Kuzmin Nov. 30 in Monte Carlo

Zhang Zhilei vs. Sergey Kuzmin Nov. 30 in Monte Carlo

“Big Bang” Zhang (20-0, 16 KO), who from 2007-2009 claimed two bronze medals at the world amateur championships and silver in Beijing

October 17, 2019
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Chisora: David Price ‘doesn’t use his advantages,’ fight will be a war

Chisora: David Price ‘doesn’t use his advantages,’ fight will be a war

“Price is a big puncher, if he lets the right hand go. He’s a big guy but he doesn’t use his advantages. ... everything goes out of the window"

October 16, 2019
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newsie.co.nz

NZ Heavyweight Patrick Mailata In Action This Weekend

NZ Heavyweight Patrick Mailata In Action This Weekend

New Zealand's next great heavyweight hope Patrick “The Magic Show” Mailata (2-0-0) takes to the ring this weekend

October 16, 2019
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Joe Joyce-Marco Huck Purse Bid Results

Joe Joyce-Marco Huck Purse Bid Results

Big offers shook the EBU offices in Rome, Italy, at today’s purse bid as Marco Huck, 34, and Joe Joyce, 34, are set to collide for the European title.

October 15, 2019
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The Reader’s Notebook: John L. Sullivan

The Reader’s Notebook: John L. Sullivan

John L. Sullivan, also known as the "Boston Strong Boy", was an Irish-American boxer recognized as the first lineal heavyweight champion of gloved boxing

October 15, 2019
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Ruiz Jr vs Joshua 2: Deontay Wilder says Andy Ruiz Jr has champion's mindset

Ruiz Jr vs Joshua 2: Deontay Wilder says Andy Ruiz Jr has champion's mindset

Deontay Wilder believes Andy Ruiz has a new-found dedication after defeating Anthony Joshua as the Mexican displayed his slimmer physique for the rematch.

October 15, 2019
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Joseph Parker planning ring return after suffering spider bite

Joseph Parker planning ring return after suffering spider bite

Former WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker has recovered from a suspected spider bite that forced his withdrawal from his clash with Dereck Chisora

October 15, 2019
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thesun.co.uk

Muhammad Ali dreamt of fighting at Buckingham Palace

Muhammad Ali dreamt of fighting at Buckingham Palace

Heavyweight Champion Muhammad Ali dreamt of boxing at Buckingham Palace — and wanted the Queen to see him fight.

October 15, 2019
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Povetkin's Promoter: Hunter a Very Dangerous Opponent

Povetkin's Promoter: Hunter a Very Dangerous Opponent

Alexander Povetkin and his handlers have reached an agreement to face Michael Hunter, according to Povetkin's promoter Andrei Ryabinsky of World of Boxing.

October 15, 2019
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Alexander Povetkin, Michael Hunter reach “agreement” for Ruiz-Joshua II undercard

Alexander Povetkin, Michael Hunter reach “agreement” for Ruiz-Joshua II undercard

By the looks of things, Andy Ruiz Jr. vs. Anthony Joshua II won’t be the only heavyweight show in Diriyah on December 7th.

October 15, 2019
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South Philadelphia Heavyweight Sonny Conto Right at Home in the Columbus Day Parade

South Philadelphia Heavyweight Sonny Conto Right at Home in the Columbus Day Parade

Sonny Conto took time out from preparing for his hometown bout on Oct. 18 to appear in the annual Columbus Day Parade in South Philadelphia.

October 15, 2019
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Ortiz pays Wilder the ultimate compliment, then issues threat

Ortiz pays Wilder the ultimate compliment, then issues threat

Luis Ortiz has threatened to dethrone Deontay Wilder at the second attempt when the pair collide on November 23 in Las Vegas.

October 14, 2019
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What’s next for Oleksandr Usyk after heavyweight debut?

What’s next for Oleksandr Usyk after heavyweight debut?

Oleksandr Usyk won in his first fight at heavyweight, so what now, and how soon could he be fighting for a world title?

October 14, 2019
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Worried fans don’t want David Allen allowed anywhere near Daniel Dubois

Worried fans don’t want David Allen allowed anywhere near Daniel Dubois

An interview with BT Sport over the weekend, David Allen worried fans with a call-out of British heavyweight wrecking machine Daniel Dubois

October 14, 2019
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Filip Hrgovic-Eric Molina in Play For The Ruiz-Joshua Card

Filip Hrgovic-Eric Molina in Play For The Ruiz-Joshua Card

"El Animal" revealed that he would face the experienced Erik Molina (27-5, 19 KO). "Drummer Boy" has already completed a penalty of suspension

October 14, 2019
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Alen Babic wants to blast his way up heavyweight rankings

Alen Babic wants to blast his way up heavyweight rankings

Alen Babic tells Sky Sports about leaving behind his job as a doorman to “smash” heavyweight rivals and has vowed to produce more

October 14, 2019
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Joseph Parker's manager reveals the effects a SPIDER BITE had on the New Zealander

Joseph Parker's manager reveals the effects a SPIDER BITE had on the New Zealander

Joseph Parker's manager has revealed the effects a spider had on him after he was forced to pull out of a fight with Dereck Chisora.

October 14, 2019
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Andy Ruiz Jr has undergone an impressive body transformation

Andy Ruiz Jr has undergone an impressive body transformation

Joshua had gone through the likes of Klitschko, Whyte, Parker, Povetkin and Carlos Takam, but he simply didn't have an answer for Ruiz Jr.

October 13, 2019
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Dave Allen wants to challenge Daniel Dubois for British title

Dave Allen wants to challenge Daniel Dubois for British title

The 27-year-old Allen (17-5-2, 14 KOs) has taken a few months off to clear his head following his 10th round stoppage loss to David Price

October 13, 2019
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Frank Warren tells Derek Chisora to 'kiss his backside'

Frank Warren tells Derek Chisora to 'kiss his backside'

Boxing promoter Frank Warren has told Derek Chisora to 'kiss his backside' after the heavyweight labelled him a 'dinosaur'.

October 13, 2019
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Photos: Usyk Goes Heavyweight, Stops Witherspoon - HUGE Gallery

Photos: Usyk Goes Heavyweight, Stops Witherspoon - HUGE Gallery

Former undisputed cruiserweight world champion Oleksandr Usyk (17-0, 12 KOs) turned in a commanding performance

October 13, 2019
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Oleksandr Usyk Arrives at Heavyweight

Oleksandr Usyk Arrives at Heavyweight

In his heavyweight debut, former undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk (17-0, 13 KOs) stopped late sub Chazz Witherspoon (38-4, 29 KOs)

October 12, 2019
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Hearn: Usyk Likely To Fight For Vacant WBO Heavyweight Title

Hearn: Usyk Likely To Fight For Vacant WBO Heavyweight Title

Eddie Hearn doesn’t envision Oleksandr Usyk having to go through the Andy Ruiz Jr.-Anthony Joshua winner to capture a heavyweight title.

October 12, 2019
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Cassius Chaney Knocks Santander Silgado Stiff In 1st Round

Cassius Chaney Knocks Santander Silgado Stiff In 1st Round

Heavyweight prospect Cassius Chaney viciously knocked out Santander Silgado in the first round Friday night in Hartford, Connecticut, USA.

October 12, 2019
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Tyrone Spong's October 2 VADA Test Comes Back Negative

Tyrone Spong's October 2 VADA Test Comes Back Negative

Tyrone Spong finally received the random drug test result he expected all along. Unfortunately for the unbeaten heavyweight, it won't matter

October 11, 2019
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Usyk weighs 215 for Heavyweight debut against Witherspoon

Usyk weighs 215 for Heavyweight debut against Witherspoon

The entire Usyk-Witherspoon will be streamed live on DAZN tomorrow night from the Wintrust Arena in Chicago, Illinois.

October 11, 2019
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Eddie Hearn says better sparring partners will help Anthony Joshua in Andy Ruiz rematch

Eddie Hearn says better sparring partners will help Anthony Joshua in Andy Ruiz rematch

Hearn says their team ‘struggled’ to find good sparring partners for Joshua’s first fight with Ruiz.

October 11, 2019
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"Wilder is Easiest For Usyk" Tony Bellew

"Wilder is Easiest For Usyk" Tony Bellew

Former cruiserweight world champion Tony Bellew is backing Oleksandr Usyk to become a heavyweight champion.

October 11, 2019
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Rydell Booker on his upcoming fight with Kubrat Pulev

Rydell Booker on his upcoming fight with Kubrat Pulev

Perhaps best known for fighting James Toney – way back in 2004 – ultra-experienced heavyweight Rydell Booker gets a big chance against Kubrat Pulev

October 11, 2019
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Heavyweight line-up named for Ultimate Boxxer

Heavyweight line-up named for Ultimate Boxxer

The eight heavyweight fighters who will go head to head in Ultimate Boxxer 6 on Friday, December 13 have now been confirmed.

October 11, 2019
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Dillian Whyte offers Anthony Joshua advice ahead of Andy Ruiz Jr rematch

Dillian Whyte offers Anthony Joshua advice ahead of Andy Ruiz Jr rematch

Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte has advised Anthony Joshua to go back to what he does best in his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr.

October 10, 2019
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Martin Bakole To Return October 19th in Newcastle, UK

Martin Bakole To Return October 19th in Newcastle, UK

The heavyweight, who recently inked a promotional deal with Eddie Hearn and Matchroom Boxing, was last in action back in August.

October 10, 2019
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Efe Ajagba to face Jack Mulowayi October 26th

Efe Ajagba to face Jack Mulowayi October 26th

Unbeaten heavyweight sensation Efe Ajagba will enter the ring against once-beaten Jack Mulowayi in a 10-round bout

October 10, 2019
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Darmani Rock vs. Maurenzo Smith Set For October 19

Darmani Rock vs. Maurenzo Smith Set For October 19

October 19th Undefeated Heavyweight Darmani Rock will headline in an eight-round bout against Maurenzo Smith

October 10, 2019
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thesun.co.uk

Tyrone Spong charged after PET COUGAR escaped from his house

Tyrone Spong charged after PET COUGAR escaped from his house

TYRONE SPONG is facing TWENTY-THREE charges relating to an escaped pet cougar - in the same week he was dumped from a fight with Oleksandr Usyk.

October 10, 2019
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Joshua Excited To See Usyk Move Up, He'd Be Eager To Fight

Joshua Excited To See Usyk Move Up, He'd Be Eager To Fight

Former heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua was excited when he found out Oleksandr Usyk had made a decision to move up in weight.

October 9, 2019
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Deontay Wilder is Firm: Same Plan - Ortiz, Fury, Then Unification

Deontay Wilder is Firm: Same Plan - Ortiz, Fury, Then Unification

According to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, he still intends to follow the same career plan.

October 9, 2019
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Eddie Hearn Reflects On His First Year With DAZN

Eddie Hearn Reflects On His First Year With DAZN

“It has been madness,” Hearn said. “It is a year of my life that I will never get back, it has probably aged me about 20 years"

October 9, 2019
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Joey Dawejko: ‘Matchroom did me dirty, I signed Usyk contract!’

Joey Dawejko: ‘Matchroom did me dirty, I signed Usyk contract!’

The man attributed with knocking out Anthony Joshua in sparring, Joey Dawejko, has hit back at Matchroom in the wake of the Oleksandr Usyk announcement.

October 8, 2019
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Pariah: The Lives and Deaths of Sonny Liston: Showtime, 11/15

Pariah: The Lives and Deaths of Sonny Liston: Showtime, 11/15

Overcoming insurmountable odds that life threw his way, Liston became the heavyweight champion of the world when he knocked out Floyd Patterson in 1962.

October 8, 2019
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Witherspoon Warns Usyk: Heavyweight is a Different Game

Witherspoon Warns Usyk: Heavyweight is a Different Game

Witherspoon (38-3 29 KOs) second cousin of former two-time World Heavyweight ruler Tim Witherspoon, is unbeaten in five years

October 8, 2019
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Oleksandr Usyk will face Chazz Witherspoon in Chicago

Oleksandr Usyk will face Chazz Witherspoon in Chicago

The Ukrainian bruiser makes his heavyweight debut Saturday night, when he takes on Chazz Witherspoon at the Wintrust Arena in Chicago, live on DAZN.

October 8, 2019
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When Ali met Marciano

When Ali met Marciano

October 8, 2019
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Top 10 Heavyweight Boxers of the 1990s

Top 10 Heavyweight Boxers of the 1990s

“The President” is another in a long line of what might have been heavyweights. He had only 20 fights but he won a classic slug-fest over David Tua

October 8, 2019
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Kubrat Pulev will take on Rydell Booker

Kubrat Pulev will take on Rydell Booker

As he awaits his mandated shot at the IBF heavyweight title currently held by Andy Ruiz, experienced veteran Kubrat Pulev looks to keep himself busy.

October 8, 2019
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David Price steps up to face Dereck Chisora

David Price steps up to face Dereck Chisora

David Price has replaced Joseph Parker as Dereck Chisora's next opponent after the former WBO champion pulled out through illness.

October 8, 2019
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Lennox Lewis – Tommy Morrison: one of Lewis’ most underrated performances

Lennox Lewis – Tommy Morrison: one of Lewis’ most underrated performances

In 1995 when Lewis, still rebuilding after his crushing loss to Oliver McCall the year before, met dangerous power-puncher Tommy Morrison in Atlantic City

October 8, 2019
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David Price Feels Rejuvenated, Ready For Bigger Things

David Price Feels Rejuvenated, Ready For Bigger Things

Heavyweight contender David Price feels rejuvenated after his stoppage win over David Allen back in July.

October 8, 2019
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Erkan Teper Inks Pact With EC Boxing

Erkan Teper Inks Pact With EC Boxing

Former EBU heavyweight champ Erkan Teper has signed a long term contract with EC Boxing in Hamburg.

October 8, 2019
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The real Tyson Fury is quiet, shy, and introverted

The real Tyson Fury is quiet, shy, and introverted

Tyson Fury is quiet, shy, and a bit of an introvert, according to an Irish boxer who knows him well.

October 8, 2019
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dailymail.co.uk

Dillian Whyte plots comeback

Dillian Whyte plots comeback

Dillian Whyte could be back in the ring before the New Year and is still optimistic about beating his current situation

October 8, 2019
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Klitschko Backs Anthony Joshua To Get Revenge on Andy Ruiz

Klitschko Backs Anthony Joshua To Get Revenge on Andy Ruiz

Wladimir Klitschko is backing his former foe turned friend, Anthony Joshua, to get revenge by winning his upcoming rematch with Andy Ruiz.

October 8, 2019
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Spong: This Is Manipulative Attempt To Remove Me From Usyk Fight

Spong: This Is Manipulative Attempt To Remove Me From Usyk Fight

The unbeaten heavyweight was surprised to read from an outside party about his having tested positive for a banned substance

October 7, 2019
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Tyrone Spong fails drug test, fight vs. Oleksandr Usyk called off

Tyrone Spong fails drug test, fight vs. Oleksandr Usyk called off

Usyk was supposed to make his heavyweight debut against Spong, a former kickboxing star, on Saturday night (DAZN) in a scheduled 12-round fight

October 6, 2019
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Wladimir Klitschko Could Return To Boxing, According To Trainer

Wladimir Klitschko Could Return To Boxing, According To Trainer

After leaving the sport in 2017, Klitschko is reportedly in good shape and could possibly come out of retirement.

October 6, 2019
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Heavyweight Photos: Jermaine Franklin vs. Pavel Sour

Heavyweight Photos: Jermaine Franklin vs. Pavel Sour

Fighting less than an hour from his hometown of Saginaw, Mich., Franklin (20-0, 13 KOs) scored knockdowns in the sixth and 10th rounds.

October 6, 2019
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Dereck Chisora doesn’t want Joe Joyce says Sam Jones

Dereck Chisora doesn’t want Joe Joyce says Sam Jones

Joe Joyce’s manager Sam Jones says he thinks Dereck Chisora has no interest in facing Joe ‘The Juggernaut’ Joyce on October 26

October 5, 2019
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Jermaine Franklin Scores Two Knockdowns, Decisions Pavel Sour

Jermaine Franklin Scores Two Knockdowns, Decisions Pavel Sour

Heavyweight contender Jermaine Franklin (20-0, 13 KOs) scored two knockdowns and won a ten round unanimous decision over Pavel Sour (11-2, 6 KOs)

October 5, 2019
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Eddie Hearn: Dave Allen must get tough again or walk away

Eddie Hearn: Dave Allen must get tough again or walk away

It’s been unusually quiet on the Dave Allen front. The likeable heavyweight moved into a period of reflection after losing to David Price in July

October 5, 2019
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nzherald.co.nz

David Tua to be inducted into Boxing Hall of Fame

David Tua to be inducted into Boxing Hall of Fame

Ask anyone to name a famous Samoan or Kiwi sports hero and there is almost no doubt that this name will come up - David Tua.

October 5, 2019
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Wilder Gives Credit To Dubois, Not Usyk

Wilder Gives Credit To Dubois, Not Usyk

Wilder says he doesn’t feel Oleksandr Usyk will be a threat to his world title; however, he feels Daniel Dubois will be a worthy challenger

October 5, 2019
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Tyson Fury receives offer for open mic on WWE

Tyson Fury receives offer for open mic on WWE

Tyson Fury made some headlines last night on the FOX premiere of WWE SmackDown from Los Angeles, jumping the guardrail and being held back by security

October 4, 2019
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Holyfield helps typhoon victims in Japan

Holyfield helps typhoon victims in Japan

Holyfield, 56, put his powerful muscles to work here on Oct. 3 helping clean up debris left from a recent powerful typhoon that caused major damage

October 4, 2019
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Wilder on Fury Ticket Sales: Now We Know I Sold The PPV!

Wilder on Fury Ticket Sales: Now We Know I Sold The PPV!

WBC heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder believes there is no doubt that he's the bigger name when compared to his division rival, Tyson Fury.

October 3, 2019
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Peltz celebrates 50 years in the fight game

Peltz celebrates 50 years in the fight game

“I just thought I was doing something I love to do,” said Peltz, 72. “You never imagine this when you are 22.”

October 3, 2019
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thesun.co.uk

Charr not interested in facing ‘brother’ Derek Chisora

Charr not interested in facing ‘brother’ Derek Chisora

He told SunSport: “First of big respect to my brother Derek Chisora, I wish him the best of luck in his future.

October 3, 2019
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Wilder's 'Sixth Sense' Tells Him Joshua is Not Ready

Wilder's 'Sixth Sense' Tells Him Joshua is Not Ready

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder believes that he knows the "secret" reason that led to Anthony Joshua's shocking loss to Andy Ruiz

October 3, 2019
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Luis Ortiz: I’m ready to be a champion

Luis Ortiz: I’m ready to be a champion

“I”m happy and thank God for the rematch and I thank Wilder for having the courage to give me this rematch”

October 3, 2019
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worldboxingnews.net

‘Don’t write me off vs Oleksandr Usyk’, says Tyrone Spong

‘Don’t write me off vs Oleksandr Usyk’, says Tyrone Spong

Born in Surinam, but now representing The Netherlands via Miami in Florida, Spong was plucked from obscurity to battle Usyk on his top division debut.

October 2, 2019
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Why Was Chisora vs. Parker Cancelled?

Why Was Chisora vs. Parker Cancelled?

Hearn Wednesday (10/2/2019) morning announced the cancellation of the Dereck Chisora ​​versus Joseph Parker duel planned to be held at the O2 Arena

October 2, 2019
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eveningtimes.co.uk

Nelson urges Hearn to give Martin Bakole a call

Nelson urges Hearn to give Martin Bakole a call

SCOTTISH boxing trainer Billy Nelson has urged Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn to give his man Martin Bakole a call as he seeks a heavyweight replacement

October 2, 2019
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Team Dawejko Pleads Case To Land Chisora Clash

Team Dawejko Pleads Case To Land Chisora Clash

Joey Dawejko has been itching to return to the ring after his latest bout, a 10-round win over divisional spoiler Rodney Hernandez this past July.

October 2, 2019
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Daniel Dubois: 3 opponents we would like to see next

Daniel Dubois: 3 opponents we would like to see next

It is clear by now that Daniel Dubois, undefeated British and Commonwealth heavyweight champion, is something of a prodigy.

October 2, 2019
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metro.co.uk

Andy Ruiz Jr urges Anthony Joshua to take a break after rematch

Andy Ruiz Jr urges Anthony Joshua to take a break after rematch

Joshua and Ruiz Jr go to war again later this year, with the British heavyweight gunning for revenge after his defeat to the new unified champion

October 2, 2019
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When Mike Tyson Almost KO’d His Charity Opponent

When Mike Tyson Almost KO’d His Charity Opponent

Mike Tyson came shockingly close to knocking out a charity opponent during a four-round exhibition fight in 2016.

October 2, 2019
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Team Parker Seeks To Reschedule Chisora Fight

Team Parker Seeks To Reschedule Chisora Fight

Make no mistake, having to withdraw from his scheduled clash versus Derek Chisora is merely prolonging the inevitable as far as Joseph Parker is concerned.

October 2, 2019
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Former WBA Heavyweight Champion Nikolai Valuev Is A Children's TV Presenter

Former WBA Heavyweight Champion Nikolai Valuev Is A Children's TV Presenter

In addition to his appearance as a politician, the 46-year-old has also appeared on TV as a children's presenter on popular Russian kids show

October 2, 2019
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Saginaw heavyweight Jermaine Franklin anxious for ‘homecoming’ fight

Saginaw heavyweight Jermaine Franklin anxious for ‘homecoming’ fight

“The bad part is that it might make me too anxious. I have to keep calm fighting in front of my friends”

October 2, 2019
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Evander Holyfield to fight exhibition in 2020

Evander Holyfield to fight exhibition in 2020

“I’m going to be doing an exhibition. I’m going to get back out there to show the people what I can do.”

October 1, 2019
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Nearly 45 years ago it was “Thrilla in Manila”

Nearly 45 years ago it was “Thrilla in Manila”

It’s quite simply one of the most epic heavyweight title fights in history. And almost 45 years ago, Muhammad Ali defeated Joe Frazier

October 1, 2019
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Ex-NFL WR Brandon Marshall calls out heavyweight stars while launching his boxing career

Ex-NFL WR Brandon Marshall calls out heavyweight stars while launching his boxing career

Marshall announced on Tuesday that he was launching a career in professional boxing. He’s already been training for his first fight that is set for May

October 1, 2019
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tvnz.co.nz

Joseph Parker pulls out of Dereck Chisora fight due to illness

Joseph Parker pulls out of Dereck Chisora fight due to illness

Parker, 27, was scheduled to fight Chisora on October 26 in London, but he's now out due to illness.

October 1, 2019
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worldboxingnews.net

Lennox Lewis: Don’t be afraid of change when you lose

Lennox Lewis: Don’t be afraid of change when you lose

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis says fighters should look into what improvements they can make once they suffer a damaging loss.

October 1, 2019
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Trainer: Tyson Fury's Cuts Are Healing Pretty Quickly

Trainer: Tyson Fury's Cuts Are Healing Pretty Quickly

Ben Davison, the head trainer for heavyweight contender Tyson Fury, has indicated that his fighter is healing quickly

October 1, 2019
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Deontay Wilder: I Was Very Buzzed By Luis Ortiz

Deontay Wilder: I Was Very Buzzed By Luis Ortiz

Deontay Wilder survived the scariest 45 seconds of his eleven-year career during his fight last year with Luis Ortiz.

September 30, 2019
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Hearn Doubts Wilder Moves To Fury - Until Ruiz-Joshua is Over

Hearn Doubts Wilder Moves To Fury - Until Ruiz-Joshua is Over

Both Wilder and Ruiz are handled by Al Haymon's Premier Boxing Champions - making a fight between them very easy to make.

September 30, 2019
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Oleksandr Usyk: ‘No problems’ in move to heavyweight

Oleksandr Usyk: ‘No problems’ in move to heavyweight

Former undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk will finally make his much-anticipated move to the heavyweight division on Oct. 12th in Chicago

September 30, 2019
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thesun.co.uk

Seven potential opponents for heavyweight sensation Daniel Dubois

Seven potential opponents for heavyweight sensation Daniel Dubois

Unbeaten heavyweight Daniel Dubois picked up the Commonwealth title after knocking out Ebenezer Tetteh on Saturday night

September 30, 2019
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britishboxingnews.co.uk

David Price will keep proving people wrong

David Price will keep proving people wrong

David Price plans on using the criticism he receives as motivation from now on as he prepares to return to the ring in Liverpool, UK on November 23.

September 30, 2019
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thesun.co.uk

Andy Ruiz Jr considers 2020 Olympic Games

Andy Ruiz Jr considers 2020 Olympic Games

ANDY RUIZ JR has revealed he would be honoured to represent Mexico at next year’s Olympics after his rematch with Anthony Joshua.

September 30, 2019
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businesslive.co.za

Plant-based pugilism: why some boxers are laying off meat

Plant-based pugilism: why some boxers are laying off meat

A growing number of boxers are turning to plant-based diets as they look for a competitive edge in the sport

September 29, 2019
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Wilder expects Anthony Joshua will lose to Ruiz Again

Wilder expects Anthony Joshua will lose to Ruiz Again

The Bronze bomber knows more than most about KO’s in boxing, and he foresees another loss in Anthony Joshua’s immediate future.

September 29, 2019
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The British recognized Usyk the best foreign boxer

The British recognized Usyk the best foreign boxer

Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk has been recognized as the best foreign boxer by the British Boxing Board of Control.

September 29, 2019
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Tony Yoka Crushes Michael Wallisch in Three Rounds

Tony Yoka Crushes Michael Wallisch in Three Rounds

Yoka sent Wallisch down in the third. The German veteran managed to get back to his feet, but it wasn't long before he hit the deck again

September 28, 2019
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Deontay Wilder vs Luis Ortiz rematch officially announced

Deontay Wilder vs Luis Ortiz rematch officially announced

Deontay Wilder will defend his WBC heavyweight title in a rematch with Luis Ortiz on November 23 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

September 28, 2019
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worldboxingnews.net

Tom Schwarz wins second fight since Tyson Fury

Tom Schwarz wins second fight since Tyson Fury

German heavyweight Tom Schwarz is back in the win column again following his solitary reverse to Tyson Fury in Las Vegas last June.

September 28, 2019
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Vladimir Klitschko headlines stellar cast of speakers in Dubai

Vladimir Klitschko headlines stellar cast of speakers in Dubai

Wladimir Klitschko will headline a stellar cast of speakers at the first of its kind conference on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in sports

September 28, 2019
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Joshua Hopes To One Day Face Tyson Fury: It is a Massive Fight

Joshua Hopes To One Day Face Tyson Fury: It is a Massive Fight

Former heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua would love to eventually have a blockbuster stadium fight with countryman Tyson Fury.

September 28, 2019
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Canadian Hall of Fame Heavyweight Jack Meda dies at 73

Canadian Hall of Fame Heavyweight Jack Meda dies at 73

Jack Meda was never one to back down from a fight. You don't get to be a Canadian heavyweight boxing champion without having a lion's share of courage.