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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.
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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.
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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
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 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
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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
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
Big ginger Canelo Alvarez sends a smouldering look down the camera on February 29, 2016
Who will contest the next Las Vegas super-fight?
With the world middleweight showdown between Saul Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin now in the record books, who will contest the next super-fight to take place in Las Vegas?
Sep 28, 09:55
US boxer Bernard Hopkins speaks during a press conference in Washington,DC on March 11, 2014
Bernard Hopkins: 'Anthony Joshua not a superstar yet'
Former two-weight world champion Bernard Hopkins believes that Anthony Joshua is not a superstar yet ahead of the Englishman's fight against Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev in October.
Sep 14, 10:39
Deontay Wilder in action against Audley Harrison during their heavyweight fight on April 27, 2013
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder arrested on drugs charges
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder is arrested on possession of marijuana after being stopped by police in Alabama.
Jun 15, 16:14
Tony Bellow on the pitch at the League Cup semi-final between Manchester City and Everton on January 6, 2016
Tony Bellew 'would prefer' to face Joseph Parker
Tony Bellew targets a potential bout with WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker at the end of the year once he has fully recovered from injury.
Jun 4, 15:34
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: 'April bout with Anthony Joshua already in place'
Tyson Fury claims that boxing promoter Eddie Hearn has already booked Wembley Stadium for an all-British heavyweight bout against Anthony Joshua in April 2018.
May 8, 15:39
Anthony Joshua celebrates winning the IBF world heavyweight belt on April 9, 2016
Anthony Joshua vows to build on Wladimir Klitschko win
Anthony Joshua vows to learn from his heavyweight title victory over Wladimir Klitschko in order to continue his improvement further.
Apr 30, 20:31
Deontay Wilder in action against Audley Harrison during their heavyweight fight on April 27, 2013
Deontay Wilder calls for "mega fight" with Anthony Joshua
WBC champion Deontay Wilder urges Anthony Joshua to sign up for a winner-takes-all "mega fight" after the Briton beat Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.
Apr 30, 10:50
Wladimir Klitschko works out at Jordan Brand's Terminal 23 in New York April 22, 2015
Wladimir Klitschko "interested" in Anthony Joshua rematch
Wladimir Klitschko says that he is interested in an immediate rematch with Anthony Joshua after suffering a dramatic 11th-round stoppage defeat at Wembley on Saturday.
Apr 30, 10:36
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Anthony Joshua: "I'm only going to improve"
Anthony Joshua says that he is "only going to improve" after maintaining his perfect professional record with an 11th-round stoppage of Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday.
Apr 30, 10:28
Tony Bellow on the pitch at the League Cup semi-final between Manchester City and Everton on January 6, 2016
Tony Bellew rules out retirement
Tony Bellew confirms that he will continue his boxing career, fuelling speculation that the Liverpudlian could be heading for a rematch with David Haye.
Apr 22, 22:18
Anthony Joshua in an opening training session on December 6, 2016
Eddie Hearn: 'Anthony Joshua eyeing 10 more years'
Eddie Hearn says that Anthony Joshua has set his sights on remaining in the ring for another decade, but first he faces a 'career-defining fight' with Wladimir Klitschko.
Apr 21, 18:30
Promoter Eddie Hearn (l) and James DeGale (r) speak at a press conference to announce that Matchroom Boxing has signed James DeGale at Trinity House on April 10, 2014
Eddie Hearn backs Tony Bellew to fight again in 2017
Promoter Eddie Hearn says that Tony Bellew will "100%" fight again in 2017 after his recent triumph over David Haye at London's O2 Arena.
Mar 14, 16:39
David Haye and his afro at a press conference on March 30, 2016
David Haye targets return in six to nine months
Former heavyweight champion David Haye vows to return within six to nine months after undergoing surgery on a torn Achilles following his shock defeat to Tony Bellew.
Mar 7, 17:52
World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew with his belt on September 12, 2016
Tony Bellew: 'Retirement an option following David Haye win'
Tony Bellew is unsure whether he will return to the ring following his win over David Haye, admitting that it will take "something special" to tempt him.
Mar 6, 11:12
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew: 'I broke my hand in David Haye fight'
WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew reveals that he broke his right hand in the early stages of his heavyweight victory over David Haye on Saturday night.
Mar 5, 13:44
Tony Bellew in action during his WBC Silver Light Heavyweight match against Isaac Chilemba on March 30, 2013
Tony Bellew: 'David Haye went beyond the call of duty'
Tony Bellew says that David Haye "went beyond the call of duty" after deciding not to throw in the towel earlier during their memorable clash at the O2 Arena.
Mar 5, 11:11
Deontay Wilder (L) connects on WBC heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne during their title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on January 17, 2015
Deontay Wilder ordered to negotiate Bermane Stiverne rematch
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder is ordered to face mandatory challenger Bermane Stiverne in his next fight.
Feb 27, 13:26
Deontay Wilder in action against Audley Harrison during their heavyweight fight on April 27, 2013
Result: Deontay Wilder stops Gerald Washington in five rounds to retain WBC heavyweight title
Unbeaten Deontay Wilder retains his WBC world heavyweight title thanks to a fifth-round stoppage of fellow American Gerald Washington in Alabama.
Feb 26, 10:36
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: 'No comeback in next 10 years'
Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury claims that he will not come out of boxing retirement within the next 10 years.
Jan 24, 20:25
Dereck Chisora during a press conference on July 30, 2013
Dereck Chisora: 'I would stop Dillian Whyte in rematch'
British heavyweight Dereck Chisora says that he would knock out Dillian Whyte should he agree to a rematch of their thrilling December bout.
Jan 17, 18:11
Deontay Wilder in action against Audley Harrison during their heavyweight fight on April 27, 2013
Deontay Wilder's opponent named for next defence of WBC heavyweight title
Deontay Wilder will defend his WBC heavyweight title against Andrzej Wawrzyk in Alabama on February 25.
Dec 28, 18:23
Dereck Chisora during a press conference on July 30, 2013
Dillian Whyte, Dereck Chisora bout to go ahead as planned
The heavyweight bout between Dillian Whyte and Dereck Chisora will go ahead as planned but the British title will not be on the line.
Dec 8, 18:29
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
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
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
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
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
Promoter Eddie Hearn (l) and James DeGale (r) speak at a press conference to announce that Matchroom Boxing has signed James DeGale at Trinity House on April 10, 2014
Eddie Hearn: 'Anthony Joshua happy to face Wladimir Klitschko'
Promoter Eddie Hearn says that he has approached Wladimir Klitschko's team regarding a possible clash with Anthony Joshua on November 26.
Sep 24, 10:15
Deontay Wilder in action against Audley Harrison during their heavyweight fight on April 27, 2013
Deontay Wilder expected to be sidelined until 2017
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder is likely to be sidelined until 2017 after sustaining several injuries during Saturday's win over Chris Arreola.
Jul 18, 12:11