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
Newly crowned IBF light welterweight champion Sergey Lipinets (13-0, 10 KOs) could be facing former 4 division world champion Adrien “The Problem” Broner (33-3, 24 KOs) in the near future, according to the latest boxing news. Lipinets’ manager Alex Vaysfeld reportedly wants his first defense to come against the 28-year-old Broner next March. Lipinets won… Continue Reading Lipinet’s manager wants Broner fight in March
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
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