After an undercard bout that had American police searching for the winner's uncle following a post-fight attack, Russell dominated a South American rival in his first world title contest.
Promoter says McGregor on board for Mayweather match
Fight promoter Dana White says he has an agreement with mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor fpr a proposed megafight, but boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather remains unsigned.
The curious case of boxing
Boxing fitness is the gift that keeps on giving. One of the oldest sports known to mankind, here are five secret immediate benefits of boxing fitness that boxers won’t reveal.
Joshua urges Nigerians to support Ekundayo’s Commonwealth title bid
The Nigerian-British boxing hero made the call while receiving the Ooni of Ife’s official congratulatory letter on his recent dramatic victory in the world heavyweight fight against Wladmir Klitschko.
Anthony Joshua: Riding on the AJ train
“Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep” – Romans 12:15 The essence of the above verse of Scripture is not that sorrow is something desirable, but that in order to refer to another as kin, you must be willing to share in his/her inevitable highs and lows. Amusingly enough, Nigeria,…
Alvarez sleepwalks through Chavez, Golovkin next
Saul "Canelo" Alvarez cruised to a unanimous decision over Julio Chavez Jr. in a 12-round mismatch Saturday then announced in the ring that his next fight would be against Gennady Golovkin.
Merchandising sports the F1 way and Joshua’s good luck
Another big money spinner from the weekend was Anthony Joshua’s victory against Wladimir Klitschko in front of 90,000 fans at the Wembley Stadium in London.
Buhari to invite Anthony Joshua to Nigeria
The Federal Government says it will soon invite, Anthony Joshua, the newly crowned unified World Heavyweight Boxing Champion to the country.
'I'll beat Joshua with one arm tied behind my back'
Shortly after his thrilling 11th-round stoppage of Wladimir Klitschko at London's Wembley on Saturday, Joshua 'called out' fellow British heavyweight Fury by saying: "Fury, where are you at, baby?"