Tag: Boxing

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez’s team have contacted Dmitry Bivol about world title fight, Russian’s promoter confirms | Boxing News

Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez’s team have contacted Dmitry Bivol about a world title fight after plans for the Mexican’s undisputed clash with Caleb Plant fell apart. Canelo was expected to put his WBC, WBA and WBO super-middleweight belts at stake against IBF title holder Plant, but ESPN confirmed that the rival champions were unable to agree

Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury will avoid Arslanbek Makhmudov who is the world’s ‘most feared heavyweight’, says promoter Camille Estephan | Boxing News

Arslanbek Makhmudov is the “most feared heavyweight in the world” and his knockout power could put “anyone to sleep”, says his promoter Camille Estephan. The unbeaten Russian, nicknamed ‘The Lion’, resumed his destructive pursuit of a world heavyweight title fight by dispatching Pavel Sour in just over 30 seconds in Mexico last week. Makhmudov has

Stevie McKenna studies the brutal body shots of Gennadiy Golovkin and says he’s an opponent’s worst nightmare | Boxing News

Stevie McKenna has revealed how he studies Gennadiy Golovkin’s brutal fighting style and the explosive Irish talent believes he is a “nightmare” for opponents. McKenna has stopped all of his eight opponents, blasting aside Damian Haus with a body shot in the opening round of his most recent fight in May. The unbeaten 24-year-old trains

Anthony Joshua vs. Oleksandr Usyk fight date, time, PPV price, odds & location for 2021 boxing match

Unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua continues his quest to become undisputed heavyweight champion by putting his WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO heavyweight titles on the line against former undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England on September 25.  Joshua expected to have his long-awaited showdown with WBC champion Tyson Fury to

Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury will finally fight in 2022, says Bob Arum: ‘My hope is that the fight goes to the UK’ | Boxing News

Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury remains “an easy fight to make” for next year and could be rearranged to take place in the UK, says promoter Bob Arum. Joshua will next defend his IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight titles against Oleksandr Usyk, live on Sky Sports Box Office on September 25, before Fury meets Deontay