Articles by author: Chris McKenna(496 results)

Fury: I'm Facing Wilder Because Joshua Has No Guts, No Nuts!

TYSON FURY says he will fight Deontay Wilder because Anthony Joshua hasn’t got the ‘nuts’ to face the American. The former world heavyweight champion claims a deal is almost done for him to challenge ...Read More

Whyte Says Joshua Was a 'Punk' in Jarrell Miller Confrontation

DILLIAN WHYTE called Anthony Joshua a “punk” for the way he handled a confrontation with American heavyweight Jarrell Miller. WBA, IBF, IBO and WBO heavyweight champion Joshua was at a press conferenc...Read More

Hearn To Make "Huge" Offer To Wilder, For Whyte Bout in NYC

DEONTAY WILDER will be offered in excess of £6m [$7.6 million] to face Dillian Whyte in November. Whyte’s promoter Eddie Hearn will table the bid to the WBC champion after his man’s explosive points w...Read More

Joshua vs. Usyk Showdown is Future Possibility, Says Hearn

ANTHONY JOSHUA could be set for a clash with cruiserweight king Oleksandr Usyk in April. The Ukrainian has emerged as a possible opponent for the Brit’s Wembley date next year if a deal cannot be agre...Read More

Conor Benn: I Need To Prove I'm a Level Above Peynaud

CONOR BENN has vowed never to overlook an opponent again after his career almost came crashing down against . The rising welterweight star had to pick himself off the canvas twice when he faced the un...Read More

Parker: Wasn't Aggressive Enough in Loss, Won't Repeat Mistake

JOSEPH PARKER regrets not going all out to knock out Anthony Joshua but has vowed to go for broke against Dillian Whyte. The Kiwi fighter lost his WBO heavyweight title when he was outpointed by Joshu...Read More

Joseph Parker: If I Perform Well, Fans Will Want Joshua Rematch

JOSEPH PARKER wasn’t exactly jumping for joy after his defeat to Anthony Joshua. But a trampoline and some family time soon put the spring back in his step. Now the Kiwi is looking to bounce back agai...Read More

Tyson Fury: Joshua Will Not Fight Deontay Wilder at Any Cost

TYSON FURY taunted Anthony Joshua by labelling him a ‘disgrace’ for not fighting Deontay Wilder. The former world heavyweight champion hit out a the current WBA, IBF, IBO and WBO title holder for turn...Read More

Bellew: Haye Should Be Honest - He Lost His Money, Needs More

TONY BELLEW is motivated to beat David Haye by the school bullies who tell his kid he is going to get knocked out. The Liverpool heavyweight faces Haye in a rematch at the O2 on Saturday. Bellew is pr...Read More

Hearn Cautions That Joshua-Wilder Has 2-3 Weeks To Get Done

EDDIE HEARN has set a three-week deadline to strike a deal for Anthony Joshua to face Deontay Wilder this year. The WBA, IBF, IBO and WBO champion’s promoter wants more information from Wilder’s team ...Read More

Bellew Fears That it May Take a Death For Boxing To Tackle PEDs

TONY BELLEW believes boxing will not begin to properly punish drug cheats until someone dies in the ring. The former world cruiserweight champion yesterday delivered a devastating attack on the sport’...Read More

Frampton Hopes To Get Valdez, Selby or Warrington Next

CARL FRAMPTON admitted he cannot wait to fight at Windsor Park in August. The featherweight star put in a stunning display to outbox former four-weight world champion Nonito Donaire in Belfast last ni...Read More

Amir Khan: I Want Adrien Broner, That Would Be a Great Fight

AMIR KHAN is targeting a summer clash with American motor-mouth Adrien Broner. Khan returned to the ring after two years out with a 39-second destruction of the hapless Canadian Phil Lo Greco on Satur...Read More

Khan: I Hoped Canelo Would Get Longer Ban, A Few Years at Least

The Mexican middleweight still insists eating contaminated meat was the reason traces of Clenbuterol were found in the samples he gave in February. But he was forced to scrap his May 5 rematch with Ge...Read More

Hearn: If Khan Wins, He Could Fight Crawford, Spence, Brook

AMIR KHAN will have to prove he is not a shot fighter on Saturday as he eyes up a big December pay day. The former light-welterweight world champion returns to the ring for the first time in two years...Read More

Khan: I'm Going To Shock The World, People Will Say 'Amir is Back!'

AMIR KHAN insists he can become a great golden oldie like Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. The Bolton fighter returns to the ring this weekend for the first time in two years when he takes on Cana...Read More

Joshua-Wilder: Hearn Will Sit Down With Team Wilder Next Week

ANTHONY JOSHUA’s promoter is set for crunch talks with Deontay Wilder’s team in New York next week for a September 15 showdown at Wembley. Eddie Hearn is planning a meeting with the American’s represe...Read More

Frampton Tabbed Sport Psychologist To Prepare For Donaire

CARL FRAMPTON is ready to prove the doubters wrong and has enlisted the help of a sports psychologist for the battle. The former two-weight world champion takes on four-weight ruler Nonito Donaire in ...Read More

James DeGale: If I Can't Do This Then I Will Call it a Day!

JAMES DEGALE knows the stakes are high in Las Vegas with his career on the line. The British super-middleweight bids to win back the IBF title in a rematch with Caleb Truax in the city where fortunes ...Read More

Truax: I Beat Up DeGale Pretty Good And I'm Still The Underdog

CALEB TRUAX once boxed just to pay off his university tuition fees. Now he is on the cusp of big pay days that will change his life forever if he can hand British super-middleweight star James DeGale ...Read More