There are a lot of boxing fans and members of the media crowning Anthony Joshua as the next Mike Tyson, but what happens if he loses to Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday? What then? Stranger things have happened in the past. Joshua could very well lose this fight to Wladimir. In looking at Joshua’s ability, he… Continue Reading Joshua-Klitschko: What if Anthony loses?
Former world title challenger Lucas Matthysse will be back fighting in less than 2 weeks from now against Emmanuel Taylor on May 6 on the undercard of the Saul Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. fight on HBO PPV at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. This is the 34-year-old Matthysse’s first fight… Continue Reading Watch: Lucas Matthysse: I never thought of retiring
Promoter Bob Arum thinks it’s ridiculous that former light heavyweight champion Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (30-1-1, 26 KOs) is asking for neutral judges for his June 17 rematch with IBF/WBA/WBO light heavyweight champion Andre “SOG” Ward (31-0, 15 KOs) at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Kovalev feels that he rightfully won his… Continue Reading Arum says Kovalev should let Nevada Commission pick judges for Ward fight
IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin is injured and that is the reason why the contract with WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders hasn’t been signed. This is what Saunders’ promoter Frank Warren is reporting. The delay in the singing of the contract has some thinking that Golovkin and his promoter Tom Loeffler’s main priority is… Continue Reading Golovkin injured?
Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn has put former 2-division world champion David Haye in an impossible situation as far as his two fighters IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and Tony Bellew. As far as Hearn is concerned, Haye, 36, cannot fight Joshua for the time being given his 11th round knockout loss to Bellew earlier… Continue Reading Hearn says Haye can’t fight Joshua, only Bellew right now
Jorge Linares says he wants to fight the best in the world following his 12 round unanimous decision win over Britain’s Anthony Crolla last Saturday night at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, UK. It was such a masterful performance from Linares (42-3, 27 KOs) in beating Crolla that some of the boxing media are already… Continue Reading Jorge Linares vs. Mikey Garcia needs to marinate
Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) says he’s got too much experience for challenger Errol Spence Jr. (21-0, 18 KOs) to beat him, and he says he’s going to smash the American’s face in when the two of them fight on May 27 at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England. Brook rates Spence highly as a fighter.… Continue Reading Brook: I’m going to smash Errol Spence’s face in