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Joshua Ready For Wilder But Hearn Issues Delay Warning

Britain’s Anthony Joshua believes his long-awaited clash with fellow world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will take place as it would be “silly not to”. But promoter Eddie Hearn has warned a deal must be agreed quickly if the American is to be Joshua’s next opponent. Joshua successfully defended his IBF, WBA and WBO belts with brutal a seventh-round stoppage of …

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Anthony Joshua Finishes Alexander Povetkin In The 7th Round

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Anthony Joshua put all the marbles on the line against the dangerous Alexander Povetkin at Wembley. A step up from the Carlos Takam’s of the world, the Russian was nonetheless expected to ultimately lose. While he did succumb to the undefeated Olympic gold medallist, he caused some panic for AJ fans. Joshua appeared to be in control in the opener, …

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90% Of Bettors Backing Povetkin To Strip Joshua Of Title

Nine out of every 10 bets placed with Betway are in favour of Alexander Povetkin stripping Anthony Joshua of his three world titles at Wembley on Saturday night. It will be the British fighter’s first bout at Wembley since he stopped Wladimir Klitschko in April 2017. Just 10% of punters are lumping on WBA, WBO and IBF world heavyweight champion …

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Anthony Joshua Focused On Povetkin As Mega-Bouts Loom

Anthony Joshua insists he won’t be distracted by thoughts of potential mega-bouts against Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury as the world heavyweight champion prepares to defend his titles. Joshua will put his WBA Super, IBF, WBO and IBO belts up for grabs against Russia’s Alexander Povetkin on September 22. It will be the British fighter’s first bout at Wembley since …

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Dillian Whyte Earns Unanimous Decision Win Over Joseph Parker

Briton Dillian Whyte’s once-unlikely dream of a tilt at a world heavyweight title after a violent and troubled childhood moved a step closer on Saturday with a unanimous points win over New Zealand’s former world champion Joseph Parker. Whyte, who has been defeated just once in his professional career in 2015 by present champion Anthony Joshua, withstood a late rally …

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Anthony Joshua Sees Himself Fighting For Another 10 Years

Anthony Joshua has claimed that his upcoming showdown with the veteran Alexander Povetkin will mark the beginning of ‘Chapter Two’ in his career. We have finally arrived at a very interesting time for the heavyweight division in the sport of boxing. After years where it did seem as though things had gone slightly stale, the rivalry that exists between unbeaten …

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Classic Bouts: Tyson Fury Vs. Steve Cunningham

In this week’s edition of Classic Bouts, we look at Tyson Fury’s first bout on American soil, one that saw him come within a hair of losing his unbeaten record. Last week in Classic Bouts, we took a closer look at Floyd Mayweather’s surgical win over the late Diego Corrales and this week, we take a jump up to the bigger men as heavyweights collide. …

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Anthony Joshua & Deontay Wilder Agree To Unification Bout

Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua have agreed terms for a heavyweight unification bout which will take place at a British venue later this year, ESPN reported on Monday. Shelly Finkel, one of Wilder’s co-managers, told ESPN that World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Wilder had accepted an offer by Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn for a fight in autumn. “We have agreed …

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Cheatsheet: Top-5 Boxing Stories This Week

We take a look at five of the most noteworthy stories that happened in the last week to keep you up to date with the world of boxing. #1 – Katie Taylor’s Father Injured In Bray Boxing Club Shooting Bray Boxing Club played host to some pretty horrific scenes on Tuesday morning as a masked gunman stormed the club during …

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Deontay Wilder’s Team Hopeful For Anthony Joshua-Bout By Year’s End

Unbeaten heavyweight knockout artist Deontay Wilder’s team are apparently confident that a fight with Anthony Joshua will be signed before year’s end. After a period of some relative disinterest in boxing’s heavyweight division, it does appear in recent times that things are well and truly picking up, with several super-fights waiting on the horizon. Of course, the shadow of the …

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Wilder Manager – “Deontay Is Ready To Sign And Come To The UK To Fight…”

Deontay Wilder is ready to travel across the Atlantic to face Britain’s Anthony Joshua in a bout to determine the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world, the American’s co-manager said Monday. Joshua called out Wilder immediately after a 12-round points win over New Zealand’s Joseph Parker in Cardiff on Saturday that saw him add the World Boxing Organisation belt to …

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