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?
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
There is an unconfirmed report that the Dominic Breazeale’s fight against Eric Molina (26-4, 19 KOs) WON’T be a final WBC heavyweight eliminator match, according to Talk Boxing. The fight will be just a regular WBC eliminator bout. It seems that someone with the World Boxing Council made a mistake with the press release sent… Continue Reading Dominic Breazeale vs. Eric Molina NOT a WBC 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
By Manuel Perez: Bermane “B-Ware” Stiverne (25-2-1, 21 KOs) is still bothered by his earlier loss to Deontay “Bronze Bomber” Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) from 2 years ago in losing a 12 round unanimous decision in January 2015. (Photo credit: Ed Diller/DiBella Entertainment) Stiverne, 39, attributes the loss to his wrong-headed decision to drop weight… Continue Reading Stiverne: Wilder is going to feel my pain
WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder says he wants to KO Bermane Stiverne this Saturday night in their rematch at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo credit: Ed Diller/DiBella Entertainment) Stiverne (25-2-1, 21 KOs) is the only fighter that has gone the distance with Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) since he turned pro in 2008,… Continue Reading Wilder looking to KO Stiverne