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Usyk: Bellew Definitely My Best Opponent; He's Really Dangerous

The one-sided odds notwithstanding, Oleksandr Usyk considers Tony Bellew the most imposing opponent of his boxing career. “Definitely, yes,” Usyk said Thursday during a press conference in Manchester,...Read More

Malignaggi: Probably Very Difficult For Bellew To Beat Elite Usyk

Paulie Malignaggi admires Tony Bellew’s ambition. The Showtime and Sky Sports analyst just can envision Bellew beating Oleksandr Usyk on Saturday night. Handicappers have established the unbeaten Ukra...Read More

Carl Froch: Callum Smith Is Too Big, Too Strong For Golovkin

Gennady Golovkin has plenty of options. If the former middleweight champion copies Canelo Alvarez’s blueprint and moves up to super middleweight for his next fight, Carl Froch would advise against Gol...Read More

Bellew: I Could Have Earned More Money By Facing Dillian Whyte!

Liverpool’s Tony Bellew (30-2-1, 20 KOs) knows he has a huge task on his hands when he meets Oleksandr Usyk (15-0, 11 KOs) for the IBF, WBO, WBA and WBC cruiserweight belts at the Manchester Arena on ...Read More

Frank Warren Praises Bellew For Taking The Usyk Challenge

TONY BELLEW deserves a lot of credit going up against one of the best in the world tonight. I have to say, it would be a big shock if he pulls it off against Oleksandr Usyk at Manchester Arena....Read More

Bellew To Uysk: I'm The A-Side, You Get a Flat Fee, I Pay You

Tony Bellew got a bit fired up after reading various interviews where Oleksandr Usyk referred to himself as the A-side of Saturday's fight. Bellew will challenge Usyk for his WBO, WBA, IBF, WBC cruise...Read More

Frank Warren Could See Fury "Fighting" Wilder, Jabs Hearn

Frank Warren, promoter for Tyson Fury, is hinting that his man may very well go on the offensive very early in his upcoming showdown with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder. Fury will challenge W...Read More

Chudinov Needs New Foe, Tom Schwarz Returns, Zeuge Update

Danish light heavyweight Jeppe Morell, 9-2, has pulled out of the fight against former WBA champ Dmitri Chudinov, 21-3-2, - which was scheduled for November 24 in Copenhagen. Morell says to media in D...Read More

Arum: Golovkin Already Beat Canelo - He Should Face Ramirez!

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum sees no reason for middleweight contender Gennady Golovkin (38-1-1, 34 KOs) to jump over to streaming service DAZN for a trilogy fight with Saul "Canelo" Alvarez. ...Read More

IOC Has Numerous Concerns With AIBA, Not Just The President

The election of an Uzbek businessman accused of ties to organized crime as president of AIBA isn't the IOC's only problem with the amateur boxing association. Gafur Rakhimov, who is on a U.S. Treasury...Read More

Joe Joyce: After Hanks, I'll Be Ready For a Big Fight in Early 2019

2016 Olympic silver medalist Joe Joyce (6-0, 6 KOs) is planning to do a lot of damage when he faces his sixth opponent of 2018. Joyce will collide with heavyweight veteran Joe Hanks (23-2, 15 KOs) in ...Read More

Hearn: Wilder-Fury Has Only Sold 8,000 Tickets; Not A Good Look

If the Deontay Wilder-Tyson Fury fight produces impressive ticket and pay-per-view revenue, Eddie Hearn is willing to offer Wilder a larger purse split for a heavyweight title unification showdown aga...Read More

Bellew: Usyk Must Make a Statement To Land Joshua Fight

TONY BELLEW warned Oleksandr Usyk he has to beat him in style if he wants to land a fight with Anthony Joshua. The Liverpool fighter challenges the WBA, WBC, WBO and IBF cruiserweight champion at Manc...Read More

Nelson: If Bellew Beats Usyk - Biggest Upset EVER By British Boxer

Former cruiserweight world champion Sky Sports pundit Johnny Nelson agrees with the majority who view Tony Bellew as a tremendous underdog when he faces Oleksandr Usyk. Bellew, who returns to the crui...Read More

Badou Jack: I Want Stevenson, Alvarez, Beterbiev, Bivol - All of Them

Born on Halloween and nicknamed “The Ripper,” two-division champion Badou Jack will extend trick or treating through the next few months while surveying a sizzling landscape of activity within the 175...Read More

Spence: I'd Entertain Hurd Fight, But Charlo is Taking All His Belts

IBF, IBO and WBA junior middleweight champion Jarrett Hurd envisions a 154-pound clash with left-handed IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence in the distant future, but Spence doesn’t believe Hurd wi...Read More

Jarrell Miller: AJ is Scared of Wilder's Power, Give Me My Shot!

Top heavyweight contender Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller (22-0-1) returns to action on Saturday, November 17th in Kansas against fellow unbeaten Bogdan Dinu (18-0). The fight will top the latest DAZN str...Read More

Malignaggi on Spence-Garcia: Weight Classes Exist For A Reason

Paulie Malignaggi doesn’t think Mikey Garcia will be out-classed in any way when he encounters Errol Spence Jr. According to Malignaggi, the four-division champion simply will be too small to beat the...Read More

Deontay Wilder: I Won't Let This Gypsy Mess Up My Plans

Deontay Wilder considers December 1 the night he’ll really resonate with American sports fans that aren’t as aware of the hard-hitting heavyweight champion as they should be. The undefeated knockout a...Read More

Mundine Erupts Over Cheating Claims To Make Weight For Horn

Anthony Mundine has slammed Jeff Horn's camp for claiming the former boxing champion may be tempted to take prohibited substances to make weight for their November 30 fight. Mundine admitted it would ...Read More