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Hearn is Firm: I Want Wilder-Whyte Next, Never 50-50 For Joshua!

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs), is standing firm. He wants WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) to fight Dillian Whyte nex...Read More

Anthony Joshua: 'Desperate' Wilder Needs Our Fight More Than Me

When Anthony Joshua got off the canvas and stopped Wladimir Klitschko on April 29, it didn’t just make him boxing’s best active heavyweight. That performance provided the most memorable moments of Jos...Read More

Joshua: I'll Fight Wilder Next Year, But Might Not Happen Next

Anthony Joshua offered reassurance Friday for those beginning to think Joshua-Deontay Wilder won’t happen sometime in 2018. The unbeaten British knockout artist said during a conference call that ther...Read More

Joshua: Wilder Needs to Stop Crying, Feeling Sorry for Himself

Anthony Joshua joked Friday that he was going to follow Deontay Wilder’s lead by making emotional statements on social media when Kubrat Pulev pulled out of their fight Monday. “When I heard Pulev pul...Read More

Wilder Urges: No More Hype, Joshua Fight Needs To Happen Now!

Hard-punching Deontay Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) is increasingly confident a world title unification fight with equally dangerous Anthony Joshua will take place in the United States next year. The WBC heav...Read More

Buster Douglas Backs Wilder Over Joshua, Shakes Head at PED Use

Former undisputed heavyweight champion James 'Buster' Douglas paid a visit to Mexico City to take part in a media event with the World Boxing Council and their organization president Mauricio Sulaiman...Read More

DiBella: Wilder vs. Whyte To Get Joshua is Stupid, Whyte Irrelevant!

Promoter Lou DiBella, who works with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs), feels it's absurd that his boxer would have to face Dillian Whyte to earn a unification with IBF, IBO, WBA ...Read More

Hearn Talks Possibility of Joshua Fighting Overseas in Early 2018

Eddie Hearn, promoter for IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs), is going to explore the possibility of having his star fight on foreign soil - like the United States. Joshu...Read More

Hearn: I'd Like Wilder To Fight Whyte - Winner Gets Joshua Shot

Joshua was preparing to face Kubrat Pulev for his first fight since his dramatic 11th-round stoppage of the great Wladimir Klitschko in April, but a shoulder injury saw the Bulgarian pull out this wee...Read More

Hearn: Wilder, Parker Do Not Warrant a 50-50 Split With Joshua!

Matchroom Sports promoter Eddie Hearn, who handles IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs), sees no reason to do unification with WBC champion Deontay Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) in...Read More

Bermane Stiverne Signs Contract For Deontay Wilder Rematch

Josh Dubin and James Prince, who manage former heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne, have confirmed to BoxingScene.com that their fighter has officially signed a contract for his mandatory rematch wi...Read More

Wilder: Anthony Joshua Don't Sound Confident About Us Fighting!

Deontay Wilder has criticised Anthony Joshua for a lack of confidence after the Briton suggested he may not be ready for a heavyweight unification bout until 2019 or 2020. Wilder is the WBC champion i...Read More

Whyte: Wilder May Face Audley Harrison Again Instead of Me!

Dillian Whyte believes WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will do whatever he can to avoid a potential fight between the two of them. Whyte has been pushing to get Wilder in the ring, since winni...Read More

Stiverne Management: 'No Deal' Reached To Fight Deontay Wilder

BoxingScene.com had been advised that a deal has NOT been reached for Bermane Stiverne to challenge WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder on November 4th, in a Showtime televised main event from the...Read More

Luis Ortiz: Wilder Fears Me, I Was Going To Explode His Face!

Luis Ortiz never thought that a visit to the doctor two years ago would have such dire repercussions in the present. The Cuban heavyweight was diagnosed with hypertension and eight months ago began to...Read More

Photos: Deontay Wilder in Beast Mode, Training To Crush Stiverne

Deontay Wilder Training Camp Photos Gallery - WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder will defend his title against mandatory challenger Bermane Stiverne on Saturday, Nov. 4 live on SHOWTIME in ...Read More

Wilder: I Don't Even Want Stiverne Rematch, But Has to Happen

Deontay Wilder understands why fans are frustrated. The unbeaten WBC heavyweight champion doesn’t want a rematch with Bermane Stiverne, either. That’s why Wilder went out of his way to make an optiona...Read More

Wilder-Stiverne: Ticket Prices Adjusted for Card at Barclays 11/4

Tickets prices to the November 4 boxing card at Barclays Center in Brooklyn have been adjusted to reflect the change in Deontay Wilder’s opponent. Wilder was supposed to defend his WBC heavyweight tit...Read More

Hearn: Wilder Turned Down $3 Million Offer To Face Whyte

According to promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport, WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) turned down an offer of $3 million, plus the money from US television, to make a voluntary ...Read More

Larry Holmes: Joshua Should Face Wilder in UK - Not in America

Larry Holmes has warned Anthony Joshua and Eddie Hearn to abandon plans to fight Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas and to instead bring the American to the United Kingdom. Joshua and his promoter have discu...Read More