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…
Anthony Joshua storms Jamaica, keeps fit in gym
Anthony Joshua showed off his ever-imposing physique while on holiday in Jamaica as he continues to soak up the sun during his brief hiatus away from the ring. The IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight champions of the world overcame his most recent challenge back in September when he felled Alexander Povetkin in the seventh round…
I will dance like butterfly against Povetkin, Joshua vows
British-born Nigerian boxer, Anthony Joshua, has insisted he will have to ‘put on his dancing shoes’ after weighing in almost two stone heavier than Alexander Povetkin...
Joshua calls out Wilder after beating Parker on points
Britain’s Nigerian-born Anthony Joshua moved a step closer to becoming undisputed heavyweight champion of the world on Saturday after beating New Zealander Joseph Parker on a unanimous points decision.
Joshua hopeful lure of Las Vegas will tempt Klitschko to agree rematch
Anthony Joshua is hopeful the prospect of a heavyweight world title showdown in Las Vegas will tempt Wladimir Klitschko into a rematch.
Anthony Joshua and other painful misses for Nigerian sports
The victory of Anthony Olaseni Oluwafemi Joshua over Ukranian veteran world champion, Vladimir Klitschko, which saw to his retention of the International Boxing Federation...
Tyson Fury suspended after giving up WBO, WBA title belts
Meanwhile, promoter Eddie Hearn has said a deal is “very close” for British heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua to defend his IBF title against Klitschko, with the vacated WBA belt also on the line.
Rigondeaux beats James to retain WBA title
Guillermo Rigondeaux retained his WBA “super” super bantamweight belt when James “Jazza” Dickens retired at the end of the second round with a broken jaw, at the Ice Arena Wales ...