By Rich Cheney: Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn is reportedly saying his fighter Anthony Joshua has no problems fighting Deontay Wilder next if the fight can get made. Hearn saying ‘if’ the Joshua-Wilder fight can be made is a pretty hint that the negotiations will probably stall out immediately as soon as they star. What… Continue Reading Hearn says Joshua has no problems fighting Wilder next
By Rich Cheney: It’s becoming increasingly apparent that IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is ducking a fight against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder. Joshua’s promoter, the wily Eddie Hearn, seems to be his enabler, allowing him to duck Wilder instead of taking the fight. The boxing public is getting sick of Joshua’s ducking, as is… Continue Reading Why is Joshua ducking Wilder?
Heavyweight contender Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller (19-0-1, 17 KOs) is predicting now that he’ll knockout IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs) when the two of them trade blows in the future. Miller, 29, sees a whole lot of flaws in Joshua’s game that he thinks he can take advantage of, starting with his… Continue Reading Jarrell Miller: I will stop Anthony Joshua
Tyson Fury was one of the many people in the boxing world that was impressed with the way Deontay Wilder dispatched his mandatory challenger Bermane Stiverne last Saturday night in a 1st round knockout at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) put Stiverne down 3 times in the round before… Continue Reading Tyson Fury: Whatever Deontay Wilder hits he destroys
Alexander Povetkin (32-1, 23 KOs) and Christian Hammer (22-4, 12 KOs) won’t be fighting in a WBO heavyweight final eliminator as originally thought. WBO president Paco Valcarcel told ESPN that Povetkin vs. Hammer is not going to be a WBO heavyweight final eliminator, as was talked about recently. Povetkin-Hammer could be a WBA title eliminator,… Continue Reading Povetkin-Hammer won’t be WBO final eliminator
Promoter Eddie Hearn says he plans on making 2 separate offers to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder for fights against Dillian Whyte and another for Anthony Joshua. Hearn told IFL TV he still wants Wilder to fight Whyte, and he’s going to try and get him to take that fight with the latest sweetener of… Continue Reading Hearn to make 2 offers to Deontay Wilder for Whyte and Joshua
Eddie Hearn says he’s already had a couple of conversations with former heavyweight champion Tyson Fury about a big fight against IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua in 2018 or 2019. Speaking with IFL TV, Hearn revealed the news of his conversations with the 29-year-old Fury (25-0, 18 KOs) for a fight with Joshua. Fury is… Continue Reading Hearn says he’s had conversations with Fury about Joshua fight