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July 24, 2019
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Murat Gassiev injured, move to heavyweight postponed

Murat Gassiev injured, move to heavyweight postponed

Former cruiserweight titleholder Murat Gassiev was scheduled to make his official move to heavyweight on July 27 in a fight against Joey Dawejko on DAZN

July 24, 2019
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Reporter Tried To Get Both Pulev and Arum Sanctioned

Reporter Tried To Get Both Pulev and Arum Sanctioned

As BoxingScene.com previously reported, the California State Athletic Commission lifted the suspension of heavyweight contender Kubrat Pulev,

July 24, 2019
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Dillian Whyte Tests Positive For Banned Substance

Dillian Whyte Tests Positive For Banned Substance

Sources have confirmed that an "A" sample taken from Dillian Whyte tested positive for one or more banned substances prior to fight against Oscar Rivas

July 23, 2019
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Efe Ajagba Says Jab Was The Key in Beating Demirezen

Efe Ajagba Says Jab Was The Key in Beating Demirezen

This past Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Efe Ajagba (11-0, 9 KOs) scored a unanimous decision over Ali Eren Demirezen (11-1, 10 KOs)

July 23, 2019
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Usyk: Joshua Would Be Much Harder For Me Than Andy Ruiz

Usyk: Joshua Would Be Much Harder For Me Than Andy Ruiz

Former undisputed cruiserweight world champion Oleksandr Usyk views Anthony Joshua as a much tougher fight than Andy Ruiz.

July 22, 2019
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Andy Ruiz: I'm More Comfortable With Joshua Rematch in U.S.

Andy Ruiz: I'm More Comfortable With Joshua Rematch in U.S.

Heavyweight contender Andy Ruiz is still negotiating the details of his rematch with Anthony Joshua.

July 21, 2019
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Q&A time with Croatian Heavyweight Filip Hrgovic

Q&A time with Croatian Heavyweight Filip Hrgovic

Croatian heavyweight boxer Filip Hrgovic is currently in Miami preparing for his first ever fight in Mexico next month.

July 20, 2019
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Efe Ajagba Forced To Go Distance, Decisions Demirezen

Efe Ajagba Forced To Go Distance, Decisions Demirezen

The previously unbeaten Turkish heavyweight gave Ajagba the toughest fight of the Nigerian knockout artist’s two-year pro career.

July 20, 2019
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Deontay Wilder and Rocky Marciano: Two very different people who are connected more than you think

Deontay Wilder and Rocky Marciano: Two very different people who are connected more than you think

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and the late Rocky Marciano do not look alike in any way, but who would know

July 20, 2019
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'My time, my era', says Daniel Dubois

'My time, my era', says Daniel Dubois

His comments came just a few days after he claimed the vacant British heavyweight title against Nathan Gorman last weekend

July 20, 2019
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FABIO WARDLEY interrupted his trainers to ask whether they would head for burgers after fight

FABIO WARDLEY interrupted his trainers to ask whether they would head for burgers after fight

And upon hearing a positive response, Dillian Whyte's protege then went on to claim a sixth-round KO victory over Mariano Strunz.

July 20, 2019
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Dillian Whyte picks himself up off canvas to outpoint Oscar Rivas

Dillian Whyte picks himself up off canvas to outpoint Oscar Rivas

The 31-year-old Brixton ace dominated the Colombian in the WBC interim title bout until he was flattened by an uppercut in round nine.

July 20, 2019
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Dereck Chisora knocks Artur Szpilka out on his feet

Dereck Chisora knocks Artur Szpilka out on his feet

Dereck Chisora scored one of the most haunting knockouts of the year, concussing Artur Szpilka on his feet before pummeling him to the floor

July 20, 2019
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thesun.co.uk

Dave Allen rushed to hospital after David Price battered him

Dave Allen rushed to hospital after David Price battered him

Heavyweight Dave Allen was taken to hospital after a brutal ten round beating by British rival David Price.

July 20, 2019
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Whyte: Why Would I Overlook Oscar Rivas?

Whyte: Why Would I Overlook Oscar Rivas?

A victory over Oscar Rivas on Saturday would win the WBC’s interim heavyweight championship and guarantee his long-awaited shot at Deontay Wilder.

July 18, 2019
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Lippe Morrison goes six, but stays perfect

Lippe Morrison goes six, but stays perfect

Not only was he boxing outside the United States, but the son of former WBO Champ Tommy “The Duke” Morrison was taken further than his previous bouts

July 18, 2019
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Derek Chisora: 'Artur Szpilka Is Good. Sautday Is Going To Be Buzzing'

Derek Chisora: 'Artur Szpilka Is Good. Sautday Is Going To Be Buzzing'

Veteran heavyweight Derek Chisora admitted he’s addicted to the sport ahead of his Saturday bout with Artur Szpilka.

July 18, 2019
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Hearn: I Don't Think Wilder, Fury Are Very Happy With WBC Ruling

Hearn: I Don't Think Wilder, Fury Are Very Happy With WBC Ruling

According to promoter Eddie Hearn, heavyweights Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury are likely steaming after the WBC's recent order.

July 18, 2019
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Efe Ajagba Is Ready To Make More Heavyweight Noise

Efe Ajagba Is Ready To Make More Heavyweight Noise

Ajagba, who has never gone beyond five rounds, will be will faced with his stiffest test so far when he faces undefeated Olympian Ali Eren Demirezen

July 17, 2019
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express.co.uk

Deontay Wilder brands Tyson Fury 'pathetic' over mental health image strategy

Deontay Wilder brands Tyson Fury 'pathetic' over mental health image strategy

Wilder has blasted Tyson Fury as “pathetic” for “beating a dead horse with the mental illness thing”, ahead of their WBC world heavyweight title rematch.

July 17, 2019
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Eddie Hearn threatens Andy Ruiz Jr with legal action over rematch

Eddie Hearn threatens Andy Ruiz Jr with legal action over rematch

EDDIE HEARN has warned Andy Ruiz Jr to agree a rematch with Anthony Joshua in the UK or face a "huge legal mess".

July 16, 2019
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Szpilka Warns That Chisora Better Not Look Ahead

Szpilka Warns That Chisora Better Not Look Ahead

.Artur Szpilka has refused to engage in any trash talk with Derek Chisora and has instead promised to let his fists do the talking

July 16, 2019
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Abel Sanchez: Dawjeko is Perfect Heavyweight Test For Gassiev

Abel Sanchez: Dawjeko is Perfect Heavyweight Test For Gassiev

The fight will be Gassiev's first in his new multi-fight agreement with Eddie Hearn's Matchroom Boxing USA. In the main event,

July 16, 2019
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Tyson Fury hits back at Dillian Whyte

Tyson Fury hits back at Dillian Whyte

Tyson Fury has declared that Dillian Whyte ‘couldn’t drop his granny’ after hearing his recent claims about their old sparring sessions.

July 13, 2019
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Gerald Washington Drills Robert Helenius With a Bomb in Eight

Gerald Washington Drills Robert Helenius With a Bomb in Eight

Gerald Washington landed the biggest punch of his pro career on a night where he needed it the most.

July 13, 2019
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Charles Martin Blasts Out Daniel Martz in Fourth Round

Charles Martin Blasts Out Daniel Martz in Fourth Round

Charles Martin will likely never make it back to the title stage (at least not based on merit) but seems to have a home on PBC undercards.

July 13, 2019
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Daniel Dubois Stops Nathan Gorman

Daniel Dubois Stops Nathan Gorman

DANIEL DUBOIS left domestic rival Nathan Gorman flattened in round five as he claimed the British title.

July 13, 2019
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Joe Joyce Forced To Go Distance, Decisions Bryant Jennings

Joe Joyce Forced To Go Distance, Decisions Bryant Jennings

Olympic silver medal winner Joe Joyce (10-0, 9 KOs) was able to overcome an early scare, and went the distance for the first time in his career

July 13, 2019
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Jermaine Franklin Fortunate in Split Decision Over Jerry Forrest

Jermaine Franklin Fortunate in Split Decision Over Jerry Forrest

Most of the rounds had Forrest landing more punches and being more accurate with his punches when the two would exchange blows.

July 12, 2019
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BJ Flores pulled from ShoBox fight against Otto Wallin

BJ Flores pulled from ShoBox fight against Otto Wallin

Veteran cruiserweight/heavyweight BJ Flores was slated to face Otto Wallin in a heavyweight bout tonight on ShoBox

July 12, 2019
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Hughie Fury Defeats Injured Sam Peter By TKO In Foul-Filled Fight

Hughie Fury Defeats Injured Sam Peter By TKO In Foul-Filled Fight

Samuel Peter probably should’ve been disqualified Friday for continuously fouling Hughie Fury in an odd contest

July 11, 2019
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Andy Ruiz on Joshua Rematch: I Call The Shots, We're The A-Side!

Andy Ruiz on Joshua Rematch: I Call The Shots, We're The A-Side!

Unified heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz says he's already training for the rematch with Anthony Joshua

July 10, 2019
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Wilder: Tyson Fury fights weak opposition but claims he’s the best

Wilder: Tyson Fury fights weak opposition but claims he’s the best

Wilder claims that Fury’s resume is thin and that he doesn’t get the scrutiny he deserves for his choice in most opponents.

July 10, 2019
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Dillian Whyte Will Be Aiming For a Brutal Knockout of Oscar Rivas

Dillian Whyte Will Be Aiming For a Brutal Knockout of Oscar Rivas

Dillian Whyte is risking a lot when he takes on undefeated top rated fighter Oscar Rivas, who is coming off a dramatic knockout of Bryant Jennings.

July 10, 2019
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Photos: Dave Allen Grinds Hard For David Price Showdown

Photos: Dave Allen Grinds Hard For David Price Showdown

Dave Allen will face David Price in a huge domestic Heavyweight showdown on the undercard of Dillian Whyte’s clash with unbeaten rival Oscar Rivas

July 10, 2019
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Filip Hrgovic Looks Forward To Fighting in Mexico

Filip Hrgovic Looks Forward To Fighting in Mexico

Filip Hrgovic (8-0, 6 KOs) will face Mario Heredia (16-6-1, 13 KOs) at the Centro de Usos Múltiples in Hermosillo, Mexico, on Saturday August 24

July 10, 2019
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Underdog Gorman looking for Ruiz-style upset against Dubois

Underdog Gorman looking for Ruiz-style upset against Dubois

Gorman believes his hand speed will be too much in a clash against big-punching Dubois, who has defeated all but one of his opponents by knockout.

July 10, 2019
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Martin Bakole signs with Matchroom Boxing

Martin Bakole signs with Matchroom Boxing

Martin Bakole, born in Congo and now fighting out of Scotland, has signed a deal with Matchroom Boxing, and will return to action on their Aug. 2

July 10, 2019
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Joseph Parker right back in the mix, targets rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr.

Joseph Parker right back in the mix, targets rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr.

Former world heavyweight champion Joseph Parker has targeted a rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr. following his latest win over Alex Leapai.

July 9, 2019
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Bryant Jennings cleared to face Joe Joyce on Saturday

Bryant Jennings cleared to face Joe Joyce on Saturday

Bryant Jennings has been medically cleared to fight 2016 Olympic super heavyweight silver medalist Joe Joyce this Saturday

July 9, 2019
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Otto Wallin vs. BJ Flores - Both Promising Victory

Otto Wallin vs. BJ Flores - Both Promising Victory

Otto Wallin says he has too many physical advantages, while former world title challenger BJ Flores says he has too much experience

July 9, 2019
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Whyte tells Rivas: I'm the most underestimated in the world

Whyte tells Rivas: I'm the most underestimated in the world

"I have a look to see where I’m at numbers wise to see where I’m at with this training camp compared to other camps"

July 9, 2019
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Who's Trevor Bryan?

Who's Trevor Bryan?

Tyson Fury has said he is targeting Trevor Bryan for his next fight, but just who is the unbeaten American?

July 8, 2019
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David Price: I can knock anyone out

David Price: I can knock anyone out

Heavyweight David Price worked out for the media at the Rotunda ABC in Liverpool ahead of his clash with Dave Allen at The O2 in London on July 20.

July 8, 2019
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Fury wants Trevor Bryan next if Jarrell Miller unavailable

Fury wants Trevor Bryan next if Jarrell Miller unavailable

Tyson Fury says he’s hoping to face either Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller or Trevor Bryan next on October 5

July 8, 2019
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Joyce On Fast Track For World Heavyweight Title Challenge

Joyce On Fast Track For World Heavyweight Title Challenge

The fast rising Heavyweight isn’t messing around and defends his WBA Gold crown against former world title challenger Bryant Jennings this Saturday

July 8, 2019
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Saginaw's Jermaine Franklin on track to bring the title to Michigan

Saginaw's Jermaine Franklin on track to bring the title to Michigan

Jermaine Franklin’s heavyweight opponent has loaded up on trash talk, a typical boxing move before a televised bout.

July 8, 2019
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Andy Ruiz Jr. Throws First Pitch at Los Angeles Dodgers Game

Andy Ruiz Jr. Throws First Pitch at Los Angeles Dodgers Game

Ruiz recorded a seventh-round technical knockout of previously undefeated Anthony Joshua on June 1st to win the Unified Heavyweight Championship.

July 8, 2019
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Adam Kownacki: Solid Case For A Title Shot

Adam Kownacki: Solid Case For A Title Shot

Heavyweight Contender Adam Kownacki joked that a bout between him and Ruiz would amount to a battle of the “dad bods.”

July 8, 2019
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Luis Ortiz: After Wilder Loses - Just Call Me Champ

Luis Ortiz: After Wilder Loses - Just Call Me Champ

Whenever it takes place, the promise from the challenger is that the public won’t have to worry about what to call Wilder.

July 7, 2019
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Frank Warren: Dubois-Gorman Winner Would Beat Joshua

Frank Warren: Dubois-Gorman Winner Would Beat Joshua

Promoter Frank Warren has a big heavyweight showdown lined up for this coming Saturday night, for the British title at the O2 Arena in London.

July 7, 2019
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Fury Announces He Has Signed For Wilder Rematch February 22

Fury Announces He Has Signed For Wilder Rematch February 22

The 30-year-old lineal heavyweight champion, who fought to a draw with Wilder last December 1, agreed to a deal to fight the WBC champion again February 22

July 7, 2019
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Evgeny Romanov to face Elvis Moyo in Russia August 24th

Evgeny Romanov to face Elvis Moyo in Russia August 24th

Reports coming out of Zimbabwe that Elvis Moyo will be travelling to Russia in to face Romanov on August 24th.

July 6, 2019
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Lukas Rozanski Knocks Out Izu Ugonoh in Four Rounds

Lukas Rozanski Knocks Out Izu Ugonoh in Four Rounds

Rising heavyweight Lukas Rozanski (11-0, 10 KOs) knocked out Izu Ugonoh (18-2, 15 KOs) in the fourth of a scheduled ten rounder.

July 6, 2019
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Deontay Wilder slams Tyson Fury’s Las Vegas debut as ‘circus’

Deontay Wilder slams Tyson Fury’s Las Vegas debut as ‘circus’

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has attacked Tyson Fury’s Las Vegas debut calling it "a circus" which he hated.

July 5, 2019
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Weigh-In from Poland: Izu Ugonoh vs. Lukasz Rozanski

Weigh-In from Poland: Izu Ugonoh vs. Lukasz Rozanski

Showdown In Poland. Live Weigh-In from Poland for tomorrow night's clash between Izu Ugonoh and Lukasz Rozanski

July 5, 2019
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Will Ukraine Corruption KO Klitschko’s Political Ambitions?

Will Ukraine Corruption KO Klitschko’s Political Ambitions?

Klitschko is proud of Kiev, the city he runs, but his record is mixed, and now he’s angling for higher office.

July 4, 2019
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Chisora Hopes For a Fireworks Filled Contest With Szpilka

Chisora Hopes For a Fireworks Filled Contest With Szpilka

Heavyweight contender Derek Chisora is hoping for a real brawl with Polish boxer Artur Szpilka, when the two boxers collide in the coming weeks.

July 4, 2019
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Deontay Wilder says Dillian Whyte has to blame himself for not getting WBC title shot

Deontay Wilder says Dillian Whyte has to blame himself for not getting WBC title shot

By now we should all be well aware that Dillian Whyte is unhappy with the WBC because they haven’t enforced a mandatory title shot for him.

July 4, 2019
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David Price: This is My World Title Fight

David Price: This is My World Title Fight

Olympic bronze medal winner David Price is taking his upcoming bout so seriously, that he views his contest with David Allen as a world title fight.

July 2, 2019
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David Haye: Anthony Joshua should reconsider Andy Ruiz Jr rematch

David Haye: Anthony Joshua should reconsider Andy Ruiz Jr rematch

The former two-weight world champion is unsure whether an immediate second fight is the best thing for Joshua

July 2, 2019
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Jermaine Franklin, Jerry Forrest Predicting Knockout on ShoBox

Jermaine Franklin, Jerry Forrest Predicting Knockout on ShoBox

Both Jermaine Franklin and Jerry “Slugger” Forrest are predicting knockouts when the two face off in the main event of ShoBox: The New Generation

July 2, 2019
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Ruiz-Joshua II Venue Choice Down To MSG Or Principality Stadium

Ruiz-Joshua II Venue Choice Down To MSG Or Principality Stadium

“We really hope to announce something by (this) week,” Hearn told BoxingScene.com. “It’s down to Madison Square Garden (in New York City) or Principality"

July 2, 2019
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Klitschko: I'm at Peace With My Decision

Klitschko: I'm at Peace With My Decision

Former unified heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has made it clear that he's got no intention of returning to the ring.

July 2, 2019
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Tyson Fury to fight on September 7th / 21st at MSG in New York

Tyson Fury to fight on September 7th / 21st at MSG in New York

Promoter Bob Arum says Tyson Fury will be fighting next on either September 7th or 21st in New York at Madison Square Garden

June 30, 2019
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Joseph Parker stops Alex Leapai

Joseph Parker stops Alex Leapai

Former heavyweight world titlist Joseph Parker, looking to work his way back into a title fight, got in a good workout

June 29, 2019
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WBA #7 Junior Fa dropped, but beats Dominick Guinn

WBA #7 Junior Fa dropped, but beats Dominick Guinn

Dominick Guinn (37-12-1, 26 KOs) faced off against undefeated New Zealander Junior Fa (17-0, 10 KOs) in a bout late Friday evening in New Zealand

June 28, 2019
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Tyson Fury Ready For Jarrell Miller, Tears Apart Eddie Hearn

Tyson Fury Ready For Jarrell Miller, Tears Apart Eddie Hearn

Undefeated heavyweight contender Tyson Fury has no problem with facing Jarrell Miller next or in the future.

June 28, 2019
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Lippe-Morrison to fight in Costa Rica next month

Lippe-Morrison to fight in Costa Rica next month

When undefeated heavyweight knockout artist Trey Lippe-Morrison resumes his professional boxing career next month, he'll be on foreign soil.

June 28, 2019
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On This Day: Mike Tyson loses his menace

On This Day: Mike Tyson loses his menace

The fight which was designed to underline Mike Tyson's status as uncrowned heavyweight champion of the world

June 28, 2019
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Junior Fa primed for challenge against Dominick Guinn

Junior Fa primed for challenge against Dominick Guinn

While Guinn isn't a household name, he does have a 35-12-1 record, and has fought the likes of Kubrat Pulev, Hughie Fury and Monte Barrett.

June 27, 2019
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Joseph Parker is still a major player

Joseph Parker is still a major player

Joseph Parker wipes sweat off his brow with his hand wraps under the unforgiving sun, ending his public workout with a devilish grin.

June 27, 2019
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Native son: South Philadelphia’s first Italian-American heavyweight contender is not a myth

Native son: South Philadelphia’s first Italian-American heavyweight contender is not a myth

His status as a legend is quickly burgeoning. He’s a cheerful, focused fighter trained by his father since childhood

June 27, 2019
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Alex Leapai promises to learn from Klitschko loss

Alex Leapai promises to learn from Klitschko loss

Australian Alex Leapai will draw on his experience against former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko to beat Joseph Parker this weekend.

June 27, 2019
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Muhammad Ali: Lord of the ring

Muhammad Ali: Lord of the ring

Young Clay joined the ranks of the world’s best amateur boxers in the light-heavyweight division. He won a gold medal at the 1960 Olympics

June 25, 2019
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Bryant Jennings Planning For Joe Joyce

Bryant Jennings Planning For Joe Joyce

Jennings, who previously challenged former heavyweight ruler Wladimir Klitschko, is looking to get back into contention

June 25, 2019
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Parker: I Know I Can Beat Ruiz A Lot Clearer If We Have Rematch

Parker: I Know I Can Beat Ruiz A Lot Clearer If We Have Rematch

If Ruiz does defeat Joshua in their immediate rematch, Parker “would love” to secure his own second fight with Ruiz.

June 25, 2019
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Andy Ruiz Jr. Says Anthony Joshua 'Not Good at Boxing'

Andy Ruiz Jr. Says Anthony Joshua 'Not Good at Boxing'

World heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr. has said Anthony Joshua is "not good at boxing" and predicted the same outcome in their rematch

June 25, 2019
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Klitschko rescued from burning yacht in Spain

Klitschko rescued from burning yacht in Spain

Former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has confirmed he was rescued from a burning yacht with his family in Spain.

June 24, 2019
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Hughie Fury vs. Sam Peter Set For Saudi Arabia

Hughie Fury vs. Sam Peter Set For Saudi Arabia

England’s first ever World Youth super-heavyweight champion, the 6ft 6in ‘Fists of Fury’ has already showcased his considerable skills in eight countries

June 23, 2019
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Tyson Fury next fight: Jarrell Miller or Kubrat Pulev?

Tyson Fury next fight: Jarrell Miller or Kubrat Pulev?

Having vanquished the outclassed Tom Schwarz, Tyson Fury next fight could be against Jarrell Miller or Kubrat Pulev.

June 23, 2019
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Ruann Visser sees off Justice Siliga in the first round

Ruann Visser sees off Justice Siliga in the first round

Ruann Visser made quick work of Justice Siliga‚ winning on a first-round knockout to retain his South African heavyweight crown

June 23, 2019
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Nathan Gorman: Daniel Dubois' Power Will Not Trouble Me

Nathan Gorman: Daniel Dubois' Power Will Not Trouble Me

They will meet with the British heavyweight title at stake and most pundits would probably predict any KO finish to be in favour of Dubois.

June 23, 2019
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Oleksandr Usyk fast-tracks to WBO’s mandatory position

Oleksandr Usyk fast-tracks to WBO’s mandatory position

The former undisputed cruiserweight king will be in line to face the winner of Ruiz-Joshua II for the Unified Heavyweight Championship

June 23, 2019
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Mistake almost killed Nikolai Valuev, giant forever faces brain tumor fears

Mistake almost killed Nikolai Valuev, giant forever faces brain tumor fears

Former world heavyweight champion and man mountain Nikolai Valuev opened up about his continued battle with a brain tumor.

June 22, 2019
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Eddie Hearn believes Deontay Wilder will scrap Luis Ortiz rematch and fight Tyson Fury next

Eddie Hearn believes Deontay Wilder will scrap Luis Ortiz rematch and fight Tyson Fury next

Eddie Hearn does not believe Deontay Wilder will take the risk of fighting Luis Ortiz again and will instead bring forward his rematch with Tyson Fury

June 22, 2019
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Joe Joyce ‘I don’t really like boxing, but I enjoy doing it’

Joe Joyce ‘I don’t really like boxing, but I enjoy doing it’

Heavyweight Contender Joe Joyce has all the tools to become a world heavyweight champion, no question about it.

June 21, 2019
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Adam Kownacki talks Chris Arreola showdown and future world title plans

Adam Kownacki talks Chris Arreola showdown and future world title plans

Brooklyn based Adam Kownacki has begun to establish himself not only as a threat to the heavyweight champions, but also as an attraction in New York

June 21, 2019
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Richard Wright discovers Joe Louis’ dynamite

Richard Wright discovers Joe Louis’ dynamite

The author of ‘Native Son’ was strongly influenced by the Heavyweight Champion's success in the boxing world

June 21, 2019
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Unbeaten heavyweight signs with Frank Warren

Unbeaten heavyweight signs with Frank Warren

Jonathan Palata (5-0) has signed promotional terms with Frank Warren and will make his first appearance under the Queensberry Promotions banner at The O2

June 21, 2019
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Lennox Lewis: Andy Ruiz Should Make First Defense in Mexico

Lennox Lewis: Andy Ruiz Should Make First Defense in Mexico

Former undisputed heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis is still standing firm that Anthony Joshua should hook himself up with a new training team.

June 21, 2019
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Alexander Povetkin scheduled to fight in Saudi Arabia

Alexander Povetkin scheduled to fight in Saudi Arabia

Alexander, 30, who resides and practices in Los Angeles, has a professional boxing career record of 14 wins (8 by KOs), three defeats and two draws

June 21, 2019
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HEAVY DUTY Daniel Dubois: The heavyweight hope

HEAVY DUTY Daniel Dubois: The heavyweight hope

talkSPORT caught up with the promising fighter ahead of his next fight, against Nathan Gorman, on July 13

June 21, 2019
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Tyson Fury Voted The Best Heavyweight

Tyson Fury Voted The Best Heavyweight

The undefeated Tyson Fury has been voted the best heavyweight in world boxing by a thumping landslide.

June 19, 2019
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Former Heavyweight champ Jack Dempsey cut his teeth in Gold Camp

Former Heavyweight champ Jack Dempsey cut his teeth in Gold Camp

During his heyday in the 1920s when he reigned as the World Heavyweight champion, Dempsey was as famous as Babe Ruth and Charles Lindbergh.

June 19, 2019
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Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr. rematch expected to be finalized next week

Anthony Joshua vs Andy Ruiz Jr. rematch expected to be finalized next week

Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn is expecting to put the finishing touches on the immediate rematch between Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr.

June 19, 2019
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Hearn: Fury Won 'Exhibition'

Hearn: Fury Won 'Exhibition'

Eddie Hearn, promoter for heavyweights such as Anthony Joshua and Dillian Whyte, was never really impressed with Tom Schwarz.

June 19, 2019
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Abel Sanchez: Refocused Joshua Will Beat Ruiz

Abel Sanchez: Refocused Joshua Will Beat Ruiz

Ruiz’s former trainer was in his corner when Ruiz lost a decision to Joseph Parker in their fight for the then-vacant WBO title in December 2016.

June 19, 2019
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Wilder-Povetkin: Latest Court Ruling Should Finally Provide Closure

Wilder-Povetkin: Latest Court Ruling Should Finally Provide Closure

Deontay Wilder and Alexander Povetkin continue to have to relive their fight that never was, although the latest ruling should finally provide closure