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Joshua Could Lead Boxing Like Tiger Woods Led Golf, Says Hearn

IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua can be a "flag-bearer" for boxing in the way Tiger Woods was for golf, according to his promoter. Joshua was widely acclaimed for his stunning 11th-ro...Read More

Hearn Expects Joshua To Beat Down Klitschko, Eyes Wilder in Vegas

Matchroom Sport promoter Barry Hearn is expecting IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) to do a real job on Wladimir Klitschko, when the two boxers collide on April 29th at Wembley. T...Read More

Hearn Wants Probe To Determine if Ogogo Had "Pre-Fight" Injury

On October 22nd in Birmingham, there was a big shocker when huge underdog Craig Cunningham dropped and stopped undefeated Olympic medal winner Anthony Ogogo in the eight round. ...Read More

Anthony Joshua vs. Bermane Stiverne Eyed By Hearn For Nov.

Hearn wants Joshua to make a voluntary defence against former WBC champion Bermane Stiverne (25-2-1, 21KOs), who still stands as the only fighter to go the full distance with current WBC king Deontay ...Read More

Frank Warren To Hearn: Joshua is Number 1? Let Him Prove It!

Those of us in need of a little respite from England’s travails and a European Championship that has been less than gripping, as of yet, will be relieved to have some boxing back on the box this weeke...Read More

Peter Fury Reacts To Hearn Over 'Crazy' Joshua-Fury Comments

Peter Fury, uncle and trainer of WBA/IBO/WBO heavyweight champion Tyson Fury (25-0, 18KOs), thinks Barry Hearn, founder of Matchroom Sport, is making 'crazy' comments with his recent claim that IBF he...Read More

Hearn: A Cruiser Knocked Fury on His Ass, He's Made For Joshua

Barry Hearn, founder of Matchroom Sport, views IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (16-0, 16KOs) as the number one heavyweight in the world. Joshua is back in action on Saturday night at the O2 Ar...Read More