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Hearn Fires Back at Wilder Over Critical Joshua Comments

As had previously reported, WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder was not overly impressed with Anthony Joshua's performance on Saturday night in Saudi Arabia. Joshua outboxed Ruiz o

Joshua in Line To Fight at Tottenham Stadium - Usyk or Pulev

Anthony Joshua’s next fight looks likely to be at the new 62,000-seater Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London against either Oleksandr Usyk or Kubrat Pulev. Joshua regained his WBA, WBO, IBO and IBF hea

Andy Ruiz: 3 Months of Partying, Celebrating Got Best of Me!

For all 15 minutes of his post-fight press conference, Andy Ruiz was saying sorry. He apologised to his father, his apologised to trainer, Manny Robles, he apologised for being overweight. This was no

Wilder: Joshua Was On His Bike, His Mentality Was To Survive!

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder had backed Andy Ruiz to repeat on Saturday night in Saudi Arabia. That didn't happen, with Anthony Joshua outboxing Ruiz over twelve rounds to reclaim the WBO,

Joshua vs. Usyk Must Happen Within 180 Days, Says WBO Prez

Anthony Joshua may well be in a celebratory mood –– but he has already had a potential future challenge thrust upon him. The 30-year-old boxed the Mexican, who slipped to 33-2 (22 KOs) in defeat, in S

Hearn: They Want To Make Saudi Arabia The Home of Boxing

So far, so good. Eddie Hearn has been so impressed by fight week in Saudi Arabia that he believes that it could soon rival Las Vegas as the home of the big fights. Saudi Arabia is understood to have p

Chavez Jr. Files Lawsuit Against NSAC To Preserve Jacobs Fight

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is prepared to do battle in a courtroom to ensure he retains his currently scheduled fight in the ring. The second-generation boxer has filed an official lawsuit against the Nev

Dillian Whyte Officially Cleared By UKAD, Charge Withdrawn

Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte has been cleared by UK Anti-Doping [UKAD], who issued a statement on Friday to reveal certain details regarding their overall decision in the matter. As BoxingScene

Joshua Much Lighter, Ruiz Much Heavier For Rematch

Looks weren’t deceiving. A noticeably lighter Anthony Joshua indeed weighed in at 10-plus pounds less Friday for his rematch against Andy Ruiz Jr. than he did for their first fight. England’s Joshua o

UFC's White Aims To Meet With Haymon, Finalize Mayweather Deal

UFC President Dana White revealed on The Jim Rome Show, that he's got a verbal agreement with Floyd Mayweather Jr. to come together for some type of event in October or November of next year. Last mon

Canelo-Saunders: WBO Ruling Clears Path For Potential 2020 Clash

For better or for worse, Billy Joe Saunders has a pathway to emerge as the winner of the Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez sweepstakes. The unbeaten two-division and reigning World Boxing Organization (WBO) super

Glowacki-Okolie: WBO To Order Vacant Cruiserweight Title Fight

The World Boxing Organization (WBO) is ready to crown a new cruiserweight champion. Months of turmoil surrounding its 200-pound title has finally reached a point of clarity, as the Puerto Rico-based s

Teixeira Named WBO 154-Pound Champ After Munguia Vacates

Patrick Teixeira couldn’t have picked a better time to turn in the best performance of his career. Four days after handing Carlos Adames his first loss and picking up an interim title, the Brazilian j

Dillian Whyte Admits He Thought About Retirement From Boxing

Dillian Whyte says he has become so frustrated as his career stalled after an irregular doping test that he considered walking away from the sport. Whyte faces Mariusz Wach on Saturday in the London h

Wilder-Ortiz Rematch Generates Over $4 Million: 7,403 Tickets Sold

Deontay Wilder’s long-awaited return to Las Vegas marked a quicker night in the ring and a far more lucrative run at the box office. The unbeaten heavyweight from Tuscaloosa, Alabama racked up his 10t

Wilder-Ortiz Rematch - PPV Buys To Land Just North of 275,000

Multiple industry sources have informed that the Nov. 23 Fox Sports four-fight Pay-Per-View telecast—topped by Wilder’s repeat knockout win over Luis Ortiz—from MGM Grand Garden Arena

Hearn Explains Current Status of Dillian Whyte-UKAD Situation

Eddie Hearn has called on UK Anti-Doping to issue a statement about Dillian Whyte and end the saga of the heavyweight’s adverse doping test, which has now drifted on for five months. It was revealed t

Arum: Andy Ruiz "Hit The Lottery" After $700K Buyout

Bob Arum presided as Andy Ruiz’s promoter throughout the height of the heayweight’s career. Then, earlier this year, Ruiz bought out his contract for $700,000, and parted ways with Top Rank. After Rui

Joshua Rejects Talk of Retirement - Win or Lose Against Ruiz

Anthony Joshua has dismissed any suggestions that he will retire from boxing win or lose after his rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr on Saturday, insisting he has not yet reached the end of the 15-year “sente

Wilder: I Really Don't Care Whether Mayweather Comes Back!

Deontay Wilder wasn’t bothered by Floyd Mayweather’s comeback announcement the Thursday before his rematch against Luis Ortiz. The timing of Mayweather’s announcement drew criticism because it deflect