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Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
James Toney urges Anthony Joshua to fight in United States
Former three-weight world champion James Toney wants Anthony Joshua to put his "big-boy pants" on and travel to the United States to test his skills.
Nov 22, 20:46
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Promoter David Higgins reveals demands for Anthony Joshua, Joseph Parker bout
Duco Sports representative David Higgins reiterates that Joseph Parker will not take less than 35% of the purse for a unification clash with Anthony Joshua.
Nov 22, 12:29
World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew with his belt on September 12, 2016
Tony Bellew keen for interim bout before David Haye rematch
Tony Bellew says that he would prefer to fight a different opponent in his next fight after David Haye pulled out of their December 17 bout through injury.
Nov 21, 14:42
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Dillian Whyte calls for showdown with Tony Bellew
British heavyweight Dillian Whyte says that he is willing to face Tony Bellew on December 17 after the withdrawal of David Haye due to injury.
Nov 20, 17:28
Tyson Fury looks on during a press conference ahead of his fight with Wladimir Klitschko at the Manchester Arena on April 27, 2016
Tyson Fury calls for fight with Tony Bellew after David Haye injury
Former heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury says that he would like to face Tony Bellew after David Haye was forced to undergo surgery on a bicep injury.
Nov 20, 16:54
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye vows to face Tony Bellew after arm surgery
David Haye insists that his rematch with Tony Bellew will still take place in March or May after being forced to pull out of their December 17 clash through injury.
Nov 20, 16:11
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye 'pulls out of Tony Bellew rematch'
David Haye pulls out of his heavyweight rematch against Tony Bellew due to an arm injury which will require surgery.
Nov 20, 15:30
Tyson Fury looks on during a press conference ahead of his fight with Wladimir Klitschko at the Manchester Arena on April 27, 2016
Tyson Fury, David Price open to fight in 2018
Former rivals Tyson Fury and David Price take to social media to discuss a potential heavyweight clash in 2018.
Nov 16, 12:50
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye, Tony Bellew rematch 'under serious threat'
Former world heavyweight champion David Haye may be denied a rematch against Tony Bellew next month as he has reportedly suffered an injury in training.
Nov 12, 14:11
George Groves celebrates defeating David Brophy at The O2 on April 9, 2016
Kalle Sauerland: 'George Groves, Chris Eubank Jr unlikely to be stadium bout'
Promoter Kalle Sauerland says that the showdown between WBA super-middleweight champion George Groves and Chris Eubank Jr is unlikely to take place in a stadium.
Nov 9, 12:14
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Eddie Hearn: 'Anthony Joshua to begin Deontay Wilder talks'
Eddie Hearn hopes to see movement on a showdown between Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder by the end of the week, while Joseph Parker is also being lined up for 2018.
Nov 8, 18:35
Deontay Wilder in action against Audley Harrison during their heavyweight fight on April 27, 2013
Deontay Wilder: 'Anthony Joshua bout would be biggest ever'
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder claims that a 2018 unification bout with Anthony Joshua would be "the most massive heavyweight fight in history".
Nov 7, 19:00
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua vows to "eat" Deontay Wilder in 2018 bout
Anthony Joshua will accept Deontay Wilder's challenge of a 2018 world title unification fight, promoter Eddie Hearn reveals.
Nov 5, 11:50
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Carlos Takam targeting Anthony Joshua rematch
Carlos Takam wants Anthony Joshua to grant him a rematch following their bout on Saturday night which ended in a 10th-round stoppage of the French fighter.
Oct 29, 10:15
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua targets WBC, WBO belts following Carlos Takam stoppage
Anthony Joshua is eager to fight for the WBC and WBO belts in 2018 following his 10th-round stoppage of Carlos Takam on Saturday night.
Oct 29, 09:55
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua weighs in at career heaviest for Carlos Takam bout
Anthony Joshua believes that he is now 'starting to find his natural weight' after tipping the scales at 18st 2lbs - a stone heavier than title challenger Carlos Takam.
Oct 27, 14:53
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua aims to dominate heavyweight division for next decade
Anthony Joshua admits that he is entering his fight with Carlos Takam lighter than hoped, but is confident of victory as he seeks domination in the heavyweight division.
Oct 26, 18:15
Anthony Ogogo celebrates a win over Gary Boulden after their Middleweight bout at Craven Park Stadium on July 13, 2013
Anthony Ogogo: 'I was racially abused at Norwich City EFL Cup match'
British middleweight boxer Anthony Ogogo reveals that he was racially abused during Norwich City's EFL Cup defeat at Arsenal on Tuesday night.
Oct 25, 19:37
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua expecting to be taken 10-12 rounds by Carlos Takam
Undefeated heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is expecting to be taken the full 12 rounds in Saturday's title bout with Carlos Takam.
Oct 23, 14:55
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua to face Carlos Takam due to Kubrat Pulev's late withdrawal
Anthony Joshua will face Carlos Takam in his IBF heavyweight title fight due to Kubrat Pulev's withdrawal with a shoulder injury.
Oct 16, 21:35
Norwich's Leon McKenzie scores against Manchester City during their Premier League match on February 28, 2005
Leon McKenzie: 'I had to reinvent myself after experiencing depression'
Footballer-turned-boxer Leon McKenzie admits that he had to reinvent himself after experiencing depression.
Oct 10, 20:52
George Groves celebrates defeating David Brophy at The O2 on April 9, 2016
Promoter Kalle Sauerland eyes stadium fight for George Groves, Chris Eubank Jr
Promoter Kalle Sauerland says that he would consider hosting a potential bout between George Groves and Chris Eubank Jr at a London football stadium.
Oct 9, 15:54
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua: 'I expect to suffer defeats in my career'
World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says that he expects to lose at some stage of his professional career.
Oct 9, 13:09
Tyson Fury looks on during a press conference ahead of his fight with Wladimir Klitschko at the Manchester Arena on April 27, 2016
Tyson Fury will not apply for British Boxing Board of Control licence
Tyson Fury says that he will not reapply for a licence to fight from the British Boxing Board of Control and will take his "money and business" elsewhere.
Oct 4, 20:01
Tony Bellow on the pitch at the League Cup semi-final between Manchester City and Everton on January 6, 2016
Tony Bellew: 'David Haye doesn't respect me'
Tony Bellew claims that David Haye still does not hold any respect for him, despite the Liverpudlian's stoppage victory in their first bout in March.
Oct 4, 18:19
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye questions motivation of Tony Bellew
David Haye questions why Tony Bellew is willing to step into the ring with him for a second time after the Liverpudlian emerged victorious from their first contest.
Oct 4, 18:07
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WBC president: 'Luis Ortiz has tested positive for banned substance'
World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman claims that Luis Ortiz has failed a drugs test before his heavyweight clash against Deontay Wilder.
Sep 29, 20:45
Tony Bellow on the pitch at the League Cup semi-final between Manchester City and Everton on January 6, 2016
Tony Bellew, David Haye rematch confirmed for December
The highly-anticipated rematch between Tony Bellew and David Haye will take place at London's O2 Arena on Sunday, December 17.
Sep 29, 12:02
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua targets unification bout in early 2018
IBF and WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua intends to face the winner of the bout between Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz early next year, according to Eddie Hearn.
Sep 28, 22:17
Luke Campbell (L) in action against Levis Morales during their Lightweight contest at The Hull Arena on March 7, 2015 in Hull, England
Luke Campbell: 'My father died two weeks before Jorge Linares fight'
Luke Campbell reveals that he has been mourning his father Bernard, who died two weeks before his son's WBA lightweight title defeat by Jorge Linares.
Sep 24, 22:51
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Joseph Parker turns attention to Anthony Joshua
Joseph Parker is prepared to take on Anthony Joshua in a unification title fight after overcoming Hughie Fury on points in Manchester.
Sep 24, 09:09
Andre Ward reacts as his unanimous decision defeat of Edwin Rodriguez is announced for the WBA super middleweight championsip at Citizens Business Bank Arena on November 16, 2013
Andre Ward announces immediate retirement from boxing
Undefeated light-heavyweight champion Andre Ward stuns the boxing world by announcing his retirement at the age of 33.
Sep 21, 19:30
oxing gloves hang on the wall at the Urbina Westside Boxing Gym where Israel Vasquez Two-time Junior Featherweight World Champion had a workout session on September 29, 2009 i
Boxing legend Jake 'The Raging Bull' LaMotta dies at the age of 95
Legendary boxer Jake 'The Raging Bull' LaMotta dies at the age of 95.
Sep 20, 17:02
Tony Bellow on the pitch at the League Cup semi-final between Manchester City and Everton on January 6, 2016
Eddie Hearn: 'David Haye, Tony Bellew rematch not yet finalised'
Eddie Hearn expects an announcement to be made "in the next week or so" regarding a rematch between David Haye and Tony Bellew for later this year.
Sep 19, 17:40
Valencia's Britihs coach Gary Neville gestures from the sideline during the UEFA Champions League football match Valencia CF vs Olympique Lyonnais at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on December 9, 2015.
Gary Neville mocks Rio Ferdinand over career move into boxing
Gary Neville pokes fun at Rio Ferdinand after the Manchester United legend announces plans to become a professional boxer.
Sep 19, 11:52
Rio Ferdinand announces his new career as a boxer on September 19, 2017
Rio Ferdinand 'not taking boxing challenge lightly' after confirming career change
Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand confirms that he is embarking on a career in boxing.
Sep 19, 09:23