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Hearn: Great Offer Made To Wilder, Reluctant To Face Whyte

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is hoping WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) will accept a very lucrative offer for a potential fight with Dillian Whyte (20-1, 15 KOs). Why...Read More

Hearn: Ward-Kovalev Stopped Too Early - But Kovalev Was Done

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport was getting flashbacks last weekend, while he was watching the rematch between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev. At the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Ward stopped Kov...Read More

Hearn: Ward-Kovalev Not Promoted Right, I Would've Smashed It!

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport was shocked with what he felt was a lack of proper promotion for last Saturday's rematch between Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev. Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) stopped Kova...Read More

Deontay Wilder Erupts, Tears Apart Hearn and Whyte Over Offer

A few days ago, promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport had revealed that he sent over a very large offer to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) for a potential fight with Dillian W...Read More

Natasha Jonas Inks With Eddie Hearn, Will Debut On June 23

Natasha Jonas has announced the date for her professional debut after inking promotional terms. The former footballer and Team GB star amateur, who won gold at the inaugural British championships and ...Read More

Bellew-Haye Rematch Would Be Best For December, Says Hearn

The rematch between British heavyweight rivals Tony Bellew and David Haye is being targeted for a date in December, says promoter Eddie Hearn. Bellew, who at the time was the WBC cruiserweight champio...Read More

Hearn on Crazy Scoring Incident: I've Never Seen Anything Like It!

Eddie Hearn has revealed the judge who farcically scored Lee Haskins the winner against Ryan Burnett had mistaken the two fighters' identities. Burnett won the IBF bantamweight title in only his 17th ...Read More

Joshua-Klitschko II - Hearn Says Nigeria a Frontrunner To Host

ANTHONY Joshua’s lucrative rematch with Wladimir Klitschko could be hosted in very unexpected location – if promoter Eddie Hearn is to be believed. Hearn, 38, all but confirmed AJ would step back into...Read More

Dillian Whyte To Make U.S. Debut, Title Shot Targeted in The Fall

Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte (20-1, 15 KOs) will make his debut in the United States in the summer, according to his promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport. Hearn is looking to build Whyte's n...Read More

Hearn: Joshua Wants Wilder, Parker, Whyte Rematch

IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) wants the biggest fights possible - and he's not ducking any of the big names at the weight. In April, a record crowd of 90,000 were pr...Read More

Hearn Aims To Place Katie Taylor on Garcia vs. Broner Card

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport is hoping to line up a fight for Katie Taylor (5-0, 3 KOs) on the undercard of Mikey Garcia’s eagerly-anticipated junior welterweight clash with four-time world...Read More

Klitschko To Make Decision Joshua Rematch "Within Two Weeks"

Former heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko says he'll decide whether to have a rematch with Anthony Joshua "within the next two weeks." Klitschko, who lost by an 11th round TKO in a pulsating bout...Read More

Tony Bellew vs. David Haye Rematch is Very Likely, Says Hearn

According to Eddie Hearn, promoter for Tony Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs), a rematch with David Haye is the biggest fight possible for the Liverpool star. Back in March, Bellew - who was the WBC cruiserweig...Read More

Joshua Buatsi Inks Pro Deal, Goes With Matchroom

Joshua Buatsi has turned professional and will make his debut next month. The 24-year-old Brit, who has finished his degree since winning his light-heavyweight bronze medal at the Olympic Games, links...Read More

Team Ortiz Feel Eddie Hearn is Afraid of Joshua Losing To Ortiz

On May 21st the news broke that former heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs failed a random urine test for dramatically elevated levels of testosterone. The 45-year-old Briggs and the 44-year-old Fres ...Read More

Brook Quit Vs. Spence Because He Was Worried He'd Go Blind

As much as Kell Brook wanted to keep fighting Saturday night, he remembered what his surgeon told him following his last fight. Dr. Mohammed Ali, who repaired Brook’s broken right orbital bone followi...Read More

Brook, Hearn Agree the Time is Right to Move Up to 154 Pounds

Now that he has lost the IBF welterweight title in the ring, not by giving it up, Kell Brook seems more agreeable to the idea of moving up to 154 pounds. The former champion told Sky Sports News on Su...Read More

Joshua Could Lose IBF Belt Prior To Klitschko II, Pulev Stands Firm

Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) could very well lose his IBF world title before a rematch with Wladimir Klitschko in the fall. Last April, before a crowd of 90,000 fans at Wembley, Joshua stopped Klitsc...Read More

Video: Eddie Hearn on Brook's Future, Groves Winning Belt, More

Eddie Hearn Video Interview - Kell Brook put in a valiant display but surrendered his IBF welterweight title following an 11th-round stoppage defeat to Errol Spence Jr at Bramall Lane. Fighting in fro...Read More

Video: Eddie Hearn Discusses Kell Brook's Eye Injury, The Future

Hearn Talks Brook Knockout Loss at Presser Video - Kell Brook put in a valiant display but surrendered his IBF welterweight title following an 11th-round stoppage defeat to Errol Spence Jr at Bramall ...Read More