Articles by author: Nick Parkinson(292 results)

Hughie Fury: I'd Take April Date With Joshua in a Heartbeat

HUGHIE FURY says Anthony Joshua looks “vulnerable” and hopes to challenge the world heavyweight champion next year. British champ Fury faces local hero Kubrat Pulev in Bulgaria on Saturday in a final ...Read More

Callum Smith: I Beat The Best, Leaves Me at The Very Top of 168

CALLUM SMITH wants to face the 12-stone division’s very best after knocking out George Groves on Friday. Scouser Smith captured the WBA world super-middleweight title with a seventh-round win over Lon...Read More

Tyson Fury: No Publicity Stunt, 100% The Plan is To Fight Wilder!

TYSON FURY will confront Deontay Wilder in the ring when they announce their huge heavyweight showdown on Saturday – assuming he completes his Italian job first. The former WBA, IBF, IBO and WBO world...Read More

Fury: Golovkin, Ward, Joshua, Wilder - I'll Sort Them All Out!

TYSON FURY has compared himself to Muhammad Ali and Floyd Mayweather Jr ahead of his comeback on Saturday. The Gypsy King has been out since he toppled Ukraine’s Wladimir Klitschko on points to claim ...Read More

Amir Khan: Knockout Loss To Canelo Made Me a Serious Fighter!

AMIR KHAN has been boosted by career advice from Dennis Wise ahead of his boxing comeback. The pair became friends during their time in the hit TV series I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! Khan, 31, ...Read More

Anthony Joshua: I Will 100% Break Parker's Spirit and Mentality!

ANTHONY JOSHUA plans on being a cool, calm and calculated “sniper” against Joseph Parker. The Briton wants to gradually break down Parker before taking him out in Saturday’s world heavyweight title un...Read More

Joshua: This is Not About Weight, My Skill-Set Will Beat Parker

ANTHONY JOSHUA has dismissed calls for him to slim down and is refusing to confirm he will be lighter for Joseph Parker. Joshua looks leaner than he was before stopping late substitute opponent Carlos...Read More

Brook: Me vs. Khan is Like Mayweather-Pacquiao - But in Britain

KELL BROOK insists he is not a broken boxer after busting both eye sockets in his last two fights. The former world champion makes his debut as a light-middleweight against Belarusian Sergey Rabchenko...Read More

Callum Smith Expects Braehmer To Present Some Problems

CALLUM SMITH insists he is not looking beyond Juergen Braehmer to a domestic dust-up with George Groves. The Scouse scrapper faces Braehmer, 39, in Nuremberg on Saturday in a semi-final of the World B...Read More

Groves Feels at His Best, Rededicated, Aims To Handle Eubank

GEORGE?GROVES is back in love with boxing – and thinks that means heartache for Chris Eubank Jnr. The WBA world champion makes a second defence in the World Boxing Super Series semi-final at the Manch...Read More

Anthony Joshua Expects To Confirm Parker Unification This Week

ANTHONY JOSHUA this week expects to get confirmation he will face Joseph Parker on March 31. Cardiff’s Principality Stadium is the frontrunner to host WBA-IBF-IBO world heavyweight champion Joshua’s a...Read More

Hearn: I See Chance For Joshua vs. Fury By End of 2018

ANTHONY JOSHUA was a knockout hit in 2017 but will be an even bigger star if he fights Tyson Fury next year, says promoter Eddie Hearn. The IBF, IBO and WBA world heavyweight champion is the bookies’ ...Read More

Selby: Santa Cruz Won't Face Frampton in Belfast - But I Will!

LEE SELBY is hoping for a better 2018 after hard times both inside and outside the ring this year. The Welshman’s fight against Argentina’s Jonathan Barros in Las Vegas in January was cancelled at les...Read More

Frampton Feel "Rejuvenated" Training With Moore, Explains Why

CARL FRAMPTON now believes less is more when it comes to his training. Belfast’s two-weight world champion is working with new trainer Jamie Moore after splitting?with?mentor?Barry McGuigan, whose son...Read More

Groves Wants To Emulate Ward's Path To Being a P4P Fighter

GEORGE GROVES hopes winning the World Boxing Super Series will see him rated among boxing’s pound-for-pound elite. Londoner Groves makes a first defence of his WBA world super-middleweight title again...Read More

Pulev's Promoter: Joshua is Not Facing an Old, Finished Fighter!

ANTHONY JOSHUA is set for another big British stadium fight with Cardiff’s Principality Stadium set to be confirmed for his October 28 defence against Kubrat Pulev. The WBA-IBF-IBO world heavyweight c...Read More

DeGale: Mayweather-McGregor a Mismatch, But a Great Event

JAMES DeGALE thinks Conor McGregor against Floyd Mayweather is a mismatch – but he will not be able to stop himself flying to Las Vegas to watch it. Despite odds falling last week, bookies still make ...Read More

McGregor: Mayweather Mismanaged Money, It Brought Him Back

CONOR McGREGOR insists he has the power to back up his trash talking and pull off a huge shock against Floyd Mayweather Jr on August 26. It will be the first time the Irish mixed martial arts fighter ...Read More

Eubank Jr. Aims To KO Abraham, Knock Off Groves and DeGale

CHRIS EUBANK JR is hoping to fight George Groves within a year after promising to stop Arthur Abraham on Saturday. Victory over the Armenian will earn Eubank a place in the new World Boxing Super Seri...Read More

Buatsi Confident Joshua Will Guide Him Proper To a World Title

JOSHUA BUATSI missed out on the top prize at the Olympics and is determined to make sure it does not happen again in the professional ranks. The light-heavyweight from Croydon makes his professional d...Read More