From the land of warriors, Joshua, Adesanya rule boxing world
From the family roots of world heavyweight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua in Sagamu, to the lineage of the Ultimate Fighting Championship...
Anthony Joshua’s new opponent to emerge this week
A new opponent for Anthony Joshua’s June 1 heavyweight fight in New York will be announced this week, promoter Eddie Hearn says, reports Reuters.
Joshua’s opponent, Miller, fails second drug test
Jarrell Miller has returned a second “adverse finding” from a drugs test and will now be replaced as Anthony Joshua’s next opponent, says Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn. Miller was denied a licence for the 1 June bout after a first adverse finding from a sample taken on 20 March. Hearn said Miller had “failed a…
Joshua-Miller fight off after New York denies license
Jarrell Miller was denied a license to box by the New York State Athletic Commission (NYSAC) over a failed drug test on Wednesday, scuppering his planned June 1 bout with world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua.
How Glo explores Nigerian tenacity in sequel TVC
On February 1, indigenous telecommunications brand, Globacom, unveiled a Television Commercial (TVC) about Anthony Joshua, the world heavyweight championship, which ignited a fire of patriotism in Nigerians all over the world.
City's Mendy vows to stay out of trouble
Benjamin Mendy has promised to stick to the rules at Manchester City as the French star returned to action following a turbulent season. Mendy's first season with City was ended by a cruciate ligament injury and, having helped France win the World Cup, he has once again struggled with fitness and on-field issues this term.…
Anthony Joshua to spar with Dacres for Jarrell Miller fight
Anthony Joshua is sparring British amateur heavyweight, Solomon Dacres ahead of his bout with Jarrell Miller, reports talksport.com. The WBA, IBF and WBO king is set to make his U.S. debut at MSG in New York on June 1 and is now in training, preparing for the contest. Dacres is a boxing amateur who works…
Joshua, Wilder undisputed heavyweight title fight handed fresh hope
Deontay Wilder reiterated his desire to face Anthony Joshua and claimed that “cooperation” is the key to sealing the undisputed world heavyweight title fight.
Nigerians fighting their way to glory outside of Nigeria
Nigeria has always had a history when it comes to combat sports. The towering legend of Dick Tiger was impossible to escape, Hogan ‘Kid’ Bassey held a featherweight title as far back as 1957, and in the last three decades the likes of David Izonritei, Ike Ibeabuchi and Samuel Peter have shaken up the heavyweight division.
Joshua’s camp announces breakthrough in talks with Wilder
Anthony Joshua’s Manager, Eddie Hearn says he is optimistic about the chances of his ward facing Deontay Wilder in a highly anticipated heavyweight unification fight later this year.