Articles by author: Declan Taylor(54 results)

George Groves Baits Eubank Jr: I Would Have Beaten Your Dad!

GEORGE GROVES has stepped up his war of words with Chris Eubank Jnr by insisting he would have beaten up his dad in his heyday. Groves finally faces Eubank at the Manchester Arena on Saturday in the W...Read More

Brook: First Rabchenko, Then July or August Fight, Then Khan!

KELL BROOK has targeted a December showdown with Amir Khan after climbing back from ‘rock-bottom’. Brook has not boxed since he lost his IBF world title to Erroll Spence at his beloved Bramall Lane on...Read More

Billy Joe Saunders Willing To Move Up, Face Caleb Truax in April

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS wants an April showdown with James DeGale’s conqueror Caleb Truax. The American pulled off a huge shock when he outpointed DeGale to rip the IBF super-middleweight belt from his gra...Read More

Saunders Dares Lemieux To Accept Big Bet on Fight Outcome

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS is ready to put a quarter of his £1.5m payday on the line in a charity bet with David Lemieux. The WBO middleweight champion has travelled here to freezing Montreal to put his belt ...Read More

Saunders Took Precautions To Avoid Possible Lemieux Spies

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS has been hiding out in Toronto to avoid any of David Lemieux’s spies. Saunders defends his WBO middleweight title in Montreal on Saturday when he takes on local hero Lemieux at the ...Read More

James DeGale: I Hope David Benavidez is Next in March or April

JAMES DeGALE feared his boxing career was over after injury left him unable to even button his shirt. The IBF super-middleweight champion has been out of action since his January clash with Badou Jack...Read More

Chris Eubank Jr: If Groves Wins - It Could Happen in January!

CHRIS EUBANK JNR has told George Groves not to flush their “British superfight” down the drain this weekend. Eubank is on a collision course with Groves after he crushed previously undefeated Turk Avn...Read More

Eubank Jr: No Judges, I Don't Plan on Letting Yildirim Last Twelve

CHRIS EUBANK JR has been told to expect Hell in Stuttgart tonight. The Brit takes on undefeated Turk Avni Yildirim in the quarter final of the World Boxing Super Series at the Hanns-Martin-Schleyer Ha...Read More

Hughie Fury Vows To Stop Parker After Canelo-Golovkin Scoring

HUGHIE FURY says he will not leave his world heavyweight title showdown against Joseph Parker down to judges who can “ruin people’s lives”. Fury, cousin of former world champion Tyson, was stunned whe...Read More

Haye: Not Holding Breath on Bellew, I Have Four Fights Left

DAVID HAYE is targetting a heavyweight mega fight with Anthony Joshua next year. before hanging up his gloves for good. Haye has not boxed since his defeat to Tony Bellew in March when he ruptured his...Read More

Billy Joe Saunders "Living Like a Monk" To Get in Top Form

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS used to get chased round Sheffield by the police during his days as a tearaway amateur. Now he says he is living a prison lifestyle in the Steel City after relocating there on a per...Read More

Canelo: I Can Beat Saunders With One Hand and Eyes Closed!

BILLY JOE SAUNDERS (24-0, 12 KOs) has been told to shed the pounds if he wishes to secure a world title unification with Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs). The Mexican superstar was in London tod...Read More

David Haye: Tony Bellew Will Be Stretched Out Unconscious

DAVID HAYE last night shrugged off an injury scare and then roared: “I have got my war face on.” The Hayemaker’s heavyweight grudge match with Tony Bellew at the 02 Arena on Saturday night was thrown ...Read More

Mayweather: Do I want to sign DeGale? Abso-f*****g-lutely

FLOYD MAYWEATHER is ready to launch a sensational bid to sign James DeGale and the charm offensive has already started. The Londoner battled to a majority draw with Badou Jack in a Fight of the Year c...Read More

DeGale Says He's Been Waiting 3 Years To Get His Hands on Jack

JAMES DEGALE says he feels “frozen in time” ahead of tonight’s world title clash in sub-zero New York. The IBF super-middleweight champion started training for his unification bout with WBC top dog Ba...Read More

Groves: If Golovkin Comes To 168 - I Would Do a Job on Him!

Carl Froch this week dismissed coming out of retirement to face Golovkin next year. But Groves says he is ready to step into the ring with the Kazakh KO king. He said: “If there’s a massive fight to b...Read More

Golovkin-Eubank Moves Closer After 'Very Positive' Talks in London

THE WORLD middleweight title showdown between Gennady Golovkin and Chris Eubank Junior moved a step closer today after 'very positive' make-or-break talks in London. ...Read More

Golovkin vs. Eubank Deal Hangs in The Balance Over Sky Money

CHRIS EUBANK JR’s dream of facing Gennady Golovkin (35-0, 32KOs) hangs in the balance today. The British champion’s promoter Eddie Hearn has already agreed a deal with Golovkin’s manager Tom Loeffler ...Read More

UKAD Refuses To Comment on Tyson Fury Doping Allegations

TYSON FURY has denied he’s a drugs cheat. A report over the weekend claimed Fury is being investigated after traces of banned anabolic steroid nandrolone were allegedly found in a urine sample taken l...Read More

Haye Admits Precautions Needed To Prevent Briggs Presser Brawl

DAVID HAYE reckons only a cage will stop him coming to blows with Shannon Briggs in the build-up to their September showdown. ...Read More