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Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua aims to retire in five years' time
IBF heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua reveals that he intends to retire from boxing in five years' time.
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David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye: 'I'm biggest threat to Anthony Joshua'
Former heavyweight world champion David Haye claims that he is the biggest threat to IBF title holder Anthony Joshua.
Dec 5, 18:26
Paulie Malignaggi looks on during a training session in preparation for his upcoming fight against Zaab Judah on December 3, 2013
Paulie Malignaggi talks up Conor McGregor boxing bout
Two-weight world champion Paulie Malignaggi talks up a bout between himself and two-weight UFC champion Conor McGregor, who has been given a boxing licence.
Dec 3, 10:13
World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew with his belt on September 12, 2016
Tony Bellew: 'David Haye seems very rattled'
Tony Bellew says that David Haye is "very rattled" after his opponent appeared to aim a punch at him during their press conference on Wednesday.
Nov 30, 13:55
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WBC Silver super-lightweight champion Ohara Davies hits back at critics
British boxer Ohara Davies hits back at his critics after landing the WBC Silver super-lightweight title on Saturday night.
Nov 29, 11:16
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
Anthony Joshua welcomes Wladimir Klitschko presence at Eric Molina bout
Anthony Joshua says that it is "no problem at all" if Wladimir Klitschko wants to attend his IBF heavyweight title clash with Eric Molina.
Nov 28, 15:20
Nick Blackwell in action on May 30, 2015
Nick Blackwell 'in stable condition' after being hospitalised
Former boxer Nick Blackwell is back in hospital following a sparring session, seven months after calling time on his career after being placed in an induced coma.
Nov 27, 21:06
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye to fight Tony Bellew at heavyweight in March
Tony Bellew will make the step up to heavyweight to fight David Haye at the O2 Arena on March 4.
Nov 25, 15:05
Nathan Cleverly during a training session on August 12, 2013
Nathan Cleverly expects rematch with Juergen Braehmer in 2017
WBA 'regular' light-heavyweight champion Nathan Cleverly says that he expects a rematch with Juergen Braehmer to be his next fight.
Nov 23, 12:58
Dereck Chisora during a press conference on July 30, 2013
BBBofC keen to avoid face off between Dillian Whyte, Dereck Chisora
The British Boxing Board of Control requests that Dillian Whyte and Dereck Chisora are kept apart ahead of their showdown in Manchester on December 10.
Nov 21, 18:06
George Groves celebrates defeating David Brophy at The O2 on April 9, 2016
George Groves "deeply concerned" for hospitalised Eduard Gutknecht
George Groves passes on his best wishes to defeated opponent Eduard Gutknecht, who was taken to hospital following Friday's title bout.
Nov 19, 10:40
Sergey Kovalev celebrates his unanimous decision win against Bernard Hopkins after their IBF, WBA, & WBO Light Heavyweight title fight on November 8, 2014
Sergey Kovalev: 'I will go to war with Andre Ward'
Unified world light-heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev says that he and Andre Ward "will go to war" when they meet in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
Nov 18, 18:24
Carl Froch celebrates his win over George Groves during the IBF & WBA World Super Middleweight Title Fight at Wembley Stadium on May 31, 2014
Carl Froch responds to Gennady Golovkin's "clown" jibe
Carl Froch describes Gennady Golovkin as a "hype job" after being called a "clown" by the unified world middleweight champion.
Nov 18, 12:56
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Dave Allen keen to face Luis Ortiz in December
British heavyweight Dave Allen says that he wants to face Luis Ortiz at the Manchester Arena on December 10.
Nov 14, 18:29
Gold medalist Katie Taylor of Ireland walks to the medal ceremony for the Women's Light (60kg) Boxing final bout on Day 13 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on August 9, 2012
Opponent named for Katie Taylor debut
Ireland's Katie Taylor will face Karina Kopinska when she makes her professional debut at the SSE Arena on November 26.
Nov 14, 17:44
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Luis Ortiz: 'I wanted to knock Malik Scott out'
Luis Ortiz admits that Malik Scott's gameplan frustrated him following his points victory over the American.
Nov 13, 09:15
England's Nicola Adams reacts after winning the bout against Canada's Mandy Bujold during the Womens Fly semi-final boxing match at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, on August 1, 2014
Nicola Adams 'set to turn professional'
Two-time Olympic champion Nicola Adams is reportedly expected to announce her decision to turn pro in the coming weeks.
Nov 10, 14:26
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
Anthony Joshua open to facing Luis Ortiz next year
IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua plans to take on Luis Ortiz at some point next year if he is successful in his bouts with Eric Molina and Wladimir Klitschko.
Nov 9, 21:57
US boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., and Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines fight during their welterweight unification boxing bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 2, 2015
Bob Arum: 'Floyd Mayweather Jr, Manny Pacquiao rematch could happen'
Promoter Bob Arum says that the rematch between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao has a "75%" chance of happening in 2017.
Nov 9, 13:44
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
Anthony Joshua: 'I considered Dillian Whyte rematch for December'
Anthony Joshua says that he considered handing a rematch to Dillian Whyte on December 10 before the decision was made to fight Eric Molina.
Nov 5, 12:41
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
Anthony Joshua: 'Eric Molina will be a good challenge'
Anthony Joshua predicts that Eric Molina will be "a good challenge" when the two meet for the IBF heavyweight title in Manchester on December 10.
Nov 4, 15:29
Ovill McKenzie during the Commonwealth And Vacant British Light-Heavyweight Championship bout against Tony Bellew at Echo Arena on July 16, 2011
Ovill McKenzie announces retirement from boxing
Former British cruiserweight champion Ovill McKenzie retires from boxing after it was discovered that he had a heart condition.
Nov 4, 14:57
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Dillian Whyte: 'I have beaten up Dereck Chisora in sparring'
Dillian Whyte says that he is looking to knock out Dereck Chisora on December 10 after claiming to have beaten up his rival in previous sparring sessions.
Nov 2, 12:58
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
WBA sanctions Anthony Joshua, Wladimir Klitschko fight for 2017
The WBA announces that Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko will compete for its vacant 'super' title next year, providing Joshua defeats Eric Molina on December 10.
Nov 2, 09:15
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
Anthony Joshua to defend world heavyweight title against Eric Molina on December 10
Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF world heavyweight title against Eric Molina on December 10 in Manchester.
Nov 1, 15:04
Martin Murray celebrates after wining a match against Ukraine's Max Bursak during their middleweight WBC boxing match, on June 21, 2014
Martin Murray handed Dmitry Chudinov test in Monte Carlo
British super-middleweight Martin Murray will face Dmitry Chudinov in Monte Carlo next weekend after the recent withdrawal of Arthur Abraham.
Nov 1, 12:38
Hughie Fury during the Tyson Fury media session at the Eddie Davies Football Academy on June 17, 2014
Hughie Fury ready to face Deontay Wilder in March
Hughie Fury says that he will be ready to face Deontay Wilder in March should the WBC heavyweight champion choose him as his next opponent.
Nov 1, 10:12
Callum Smith in action with Nikola Sjekloca during their WBC International Super Middleweight Championship at Liverpool Echo Arena on November 22, 2014
Callum Smith happy to wait on Badou Jack, James DeGale winner
British super-middleweight Callum Smith says that he is happy to remain patient to face the winner of the unification clash between Badou Jack and James DeGale.
Oct 29, 09:46
Martin Murray celebrates after wining a match against Ukraine's Max Bursak during their middleweight WBC boxing match, on June 21, 2014
Martin Murray hits out at Arthur Abraham withdrawal
Martin Murray hits out at the decision of Arthur Abraham, who was withdrawn from their Monte Carlo encounter which was scheduled for November 12.
Oct 26, 14:59
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
Eric Molina keen to face Anthony Joshua in December
Eric Molina says that he is still waiting to find out whether he will face IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua in December.
Oct 26, 13:43
Wladimir Klitschko looks on during a head-to-head press conference with Tyson Fury at Manchester Arena on April 27, 2016
Wladimir Klitschko 'could have fought' Anthony Joshua in December
Wladimir Klitschko's manager Bernd Boente reveals that the former heavyweight champion would have been fit to fight Anthony Joshua in December.
Oct 25, 10:49
Wladimir Klitschko looks on during a head-to-head press conference with Tyson Fury at Manchester Arena on April 27, 2016
Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko bout falls through
Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn confirms that the proposed heavyweight title bout between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko will not take place in December.
Oct 24, 21:10
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
WBA remains silent on Anthony Joshua, Wladimir Klitschko sanctioning
The WBA is still to announce whether it will sanction a mega-fight between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko.
Oct 22, 09:29
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
Anthony Joshua, Wladimir Klitschko WBA ruling delayed
"Legal matters" are behind the WBA's decision to delay an announcement on whether to sanction a high-profile title fight between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko.
Oct 21, 22:24
British and Commonwealth Welterweight Champion Frankie Gavin during a press conference on October 29, 2013
Frankie Gavin, Sam Eggington fight goes ahead despite issues with weight
Frankie Gavin will still face Sam Eggington in Birmingham this weekend, despite failing to make weight on Friday.
Oct 21, 16:01
Carl Frampton celebrates defeating Scott Quigg on February 27, 2016
Carl Frampton announces world-title rematch with Leo Santa Cruz
Carl Frampton announces that he will defend his WBA world featherweight title in a rematch with Leo Santa Cruz.
Oct 20, 15:03
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Dale Evans: 'I want to win British welterweight title to honour Mike Towell'
Welsh boxer Dale Evans says he wants to win the British welterweight title as a tribute to Mike Towell, who died aged 25 after a bout between the two.
Oct 19, 20:10
World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew with his belt on September 12, 2016
Tony Bellew open to future showdown with Andre Ward
WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew suggests that he would not turn down a chance to face Andre Ward should the American step up to the 200lbs division in the future.
Oct 19, 13:55
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
Eddie Hearn confirms Anthony Joshua will fight in December
Promoter Eddie Hearn says that IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will fight on December 10, regardless of whether he faces Wladimir Klitschko.
Oct 19, 13:41
US boxer Bernard Hopkins speaks during a press conference in Washington,DC on March 11, 2014
Bernard Hopkins announces plans for final fight
Former two-weight world champion Bernard Hopkins will face Joe Smith in Los Angeles on December 17 in what will be his final fight of a legendary career.
Oct 18, 10:45