Joshua versus Wilder bout may happen late this year, says Hearn
Eddie Hearn believes Anthony Joshua versus Deontay Wilder could happen towards the end of 2019, but insists there’s still a long way to go with regards to potential negotiations, reports metro.co.uk. Joshua and Wilder have failed with their attempts to make an undisputed heavyweight mega-fight for all four world title belts over recent months. Despite…
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.
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.
Fury, Wilder’s rematch ‘to be announced on Monday’
A blockbuster rematch between heavyweight fighters Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder is set to be announced on Monday. The pair will meet for a second time after taking a share of the spoils in a controversial draw in December and will now have a chance to fight for a definitive result. Fury was adjudged to…
It’s time for heavyweight boxing champions to make history in Africa
The World Boxing Council (WBC) postponed the purse bid for Deontay Wilder’s rematch with Tyson Fury until yesterday. Meanwhile, despite his promoters booking Wembley Stadium a half year in advance, Anthony Joshua has failed to secure an opponent for today at the 90,000-seater venue. Let us look at the panorama – a unique cocktail of…
WBC officially orders Whyte, Breazeale heavyweight fight
The World boxing Council (WBC) has voted unanimously in favour of a title elimination fight in the heavyweight division under the WBC rules, reports talksport.com. The fight will see Dillian Whyte against American heavyweight, Dominic Breazeale, with the winner getting the mandatory chance to face the winner of the Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury rematch.…
Joshua’s camp puts 10-day deadline on search for next opponent
Anthony Joshua’s team have put a 10-day deadline on their search for his next opponent, with chances of a Deontay Wilder showdown fading fast after talks broke down again, reports dailymail.co.uk.
Khan predicts Joshua will lose to Wilder, Fury
Anthony Joshua would lose against heavyweight rivals, Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury, believes Amir Khan, reports express.co.uk.
Joshua-Wilder deal a non-starter, says Hearn
Barry Hearn joined The Brian Moore Show this week to discuss Anthony Joshua’s future and the heavyweight division in 2019. The Matchroom head honcho revealed talks between Joshua and Deontay Wilder had failed to ignite despite several attempts. Hearn, alongside son Eddie, held hopes of securing an undisputed unification for April 13. Wilder, though, is…