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Luis Ortiz vs. Jarrell Miller Could Top First Matchroom Card in U.S.

Last year, Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport had discussed his strategy to have his UK based company enter the American market. As part of his plan to invade America, he signed up Cuban heavyweight punch...Read More

Joshua Coming To America, as Hearn Begins Build To Wilder Fight

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is bringing IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) to the United States to build his profile with the American public. Hearn's target fight is a...Read More

DeGale: Mayweather Came To My Room, I Doubt I'll Work With Him!

IBF super middleweight champion, James DeGale, had a surprise visitor at his hotel room last Saturday night in Brooklyn, New York. Over the weekend, at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, DeGale fought to a t...Read More

Haye, Bellew Could Lose Licenses if Further Violence, Says Hearn

According to promote Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport, Tony Bellew and David Haye have been warned by the British Boxing Board of Control to avoid the possibility of violence during this week's filming ...Read More

DeGale: Mayweather Talks Rubbish, Has Big Ego, All About Him

IBF super middleweight champion James DeGale has fired back at some of the recent statements being made by Floyd Mayweather Jr. Last Saturday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York - DeGal...Read More

Eddie Hearn Discusses The Status of Kell Brook vs. Amir Khan

Eddie Hearn, who promotes IBF welterweight world champion Kell Brook (36-0, 25 KOs), is hoping to finalize a deal for a May fight with Amir Khan (31-4, 19 KOs). Brook's next ring outing is being posit...Read More

Lawrence Okolie Inks Promotional Pact With Eddie Hearn

Lawrence Okolie has signed a promotional deal with Matchroom Boxing. The 24 year old’s decision to turn over is the latest step in a remarkable rise, having been inspired by Anthony Joshua’s London 20...Read More

Hearn Calls Mayweather's Robbery Claim 'Rubbish', Still Eyes DeGale-Smith

New York - A majority draw in last Saturday's fight between Badou Jack (20-1-3, 12 KO’s) and James DeGale (23-1, 14 KO’s) may have played into promoter Eddie Hearn’s hands. Jack was the incumbent WBC...Read More

Joshua vs. Klitschko - U.S. TV Deal By Month's End, Says Hearn

New York - Budding Superstar Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KO’s) is on a scheduled collision course with the former reigning heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko (64-4, 53 KO’s). The two are set to squa...Read More

Video: Hearn Reacts To Mayweather, Talks Jack vs. DeGale

Eddie Hearn Video Interview - BROOKLYN – The No. 1 and No. 2-ranked super middleweights in the world met in a unification to determine the world’s best 168-pound fighter Saturday on SHOWTIME. After t...Read More

Hearn: Whyte Doesn't Want Chisora; What About Wilder-Whyte?

NEW YORK – If Dillian Whyte won’t accept an immediate rematch with Dereck Chisora, promoter Eddie Hearn hopes to make a Deontay Wilder-Whyte fight for later this year. London’s Whyte (20-1, 15 KOs) ha...Read More

Hearn Prefers Khan Over Pacquiao or Spence For Brook's Return

New York - The next move for Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KO’s) will depend on weight, according to his promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sports. Brook is coming off a stoppage loss to Gennady Golovkin (36-0,...Read More

Eddie Hearn Wants Luis Ortiz To Fight Jarrell Miller Next

NEW YORK – Promoter Eddie Hearn pitched Luis Ortiz’s next fight to Showtime’s Stephen Espinoza on Thursday. England’s Hearn, group managing director for Matchroom Sport, wants the powerful Cuban south...Read More

Video: Hearn on Brook-Khan, Pacquiao, Spence, Joshua, Wilder

Eddie Hearn Video Interview - BROOKLYN - Fight week activities continued, with promoter Eddie Hearn touching on a number of subjects as he promoted the super middleweight title unification showdown be...Read More

Hearn Plans April 22 Liverpool Card With Price, Fielding, Farrell

Eddie Hearn is planning a return to the city which played host to one of his greatest nights as a promoter. The Matchroom chief, 37, witnessed one of the greatest nights in the sport last year when To...Read More

Manny Pacquiao vs. Kell Brook in Talks For The Fall, Says Hearn

According to promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport, IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) could be next in line to face Manny Pacquiao after the Filipino superstar has fought Jeff Horn...Read More

Hearn Wants Ohara Davies vs. Derry Mathews For Haye-Bellew

Eddie Hearn has made an offer to Derry Mathews for the fight against Ohara Davies. The Matchroom chief revealed that the 33-year-old has been handed the chance to take on the WBC Silver super-lightwei...Read More

Hearn Held Nicola Adams Talks, Not Focused on Women's Boxing

Eddie Hearn is not looking to sign any more female fighters. The Matchroom chief held talks with double Olympic champion Nicola Adams about the possibility of her turning over under him....Read More

BoxingScene Awards 2016: The Best of The Rest

Every year, movie fans wait with breathless anticipation for the big ones. What will be Best Picture? Who was this years’ finest actor? Will Meryl Streep get her annual nomination?...Read More

Hearn: Eubank Sr. Wanted 'Fee' To Attend My Dad's Birthday Party

THERE is no love lost between Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn and the Eubank family. Formerly associates, Eubank Snr spent a large part of his fighting career in partnership with Eddie’s father, Barry,...Read More