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Klitschko brothers don Ukrainian army gear against Russia

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Gleb Garanich/File Photo. In picture above: Ukrainian heavyweight boxing world champion Wladimir Klitschko who joined the Ukrainian Territorial Defence Forces and his brother, Mayor of Kyiv and former heavyweight boxing champion Vitaly Klitschko, speak with journalists during the opening of the first Ukrainian Territorial Defence Forces recruitment centre in central Kyiv, Ukraine, February Read More…

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Anthony Joshua triggers rematch clause against Usyk as Fury retains WBC title

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Steve Marcus, SkySports. Anthony Joshua quickly triggered the rematch clause in his fight contract against Oleksandr Usyk on the day his rival, Tyson Fury, retained his WBC heavyweight title. On Saturday, Tyson Fury sent Deontay Wilder to the canvas for a third time with a vicious right hand to the head in the Read More…

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Ukrainian Challenger Oleksandr Usyk beats Anthony Joshua by unanimous decision

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: DAZN/Getty Images, Getty Images. Oleksandr Usyk did exactly what he said he would do: follow an undisputed cruiserweight title success by becoming the unified heavyweight champion of the world by putting on a fantastic performance to dethrone Anthony Joshua via unanimous decision (117-111, 116-112, 115-113) to capture the IBF, WBA (super), and WBO Read More…

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Tyson Fury wants Anthony Joshua to beat Oleksandr Usyk

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tyson Fury is banking on Anthony Joshua beating Oleksandr Usyk because it would cost him millions if he loses. Joshua defends his WBA Super, IBF and WBO heavyweight crowns against Usyk at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday and Fury is keen for his big rival to win. The unbeaten WBC champ dreams of fighting Read More…

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Anthony Joshua praises John Fury for rant about collapsed unification bout

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Image, DAZN. “I would want to sit down with J.F, have a Guinness and talk fighting.” In an unexpected twist, Anthony Joshua and John Fury seem to be on the same page regarding the collapse of the all-British heavyweight unification title showdown with Tyson Fury. Fury’s father, John, has never been Read More…

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Marvin Hagler Dies At 66

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Getty Images. Former boxing middleweight champion, Marvin ‘Marvellous’ Hagler has sadly died at the age of 66. The cause of death is unknown. Hagler’s wife announced on Facebook that he’d passed away “unexpectedly” at his home in New Hampshire on Saturday. The former IBF/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Hagler (62-3-2, 52 KOs) is remembered for Read More…

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Tyson Fury casts doubts on whether Anthony Joshua fight will proceed

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: TalkSport. WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury 30-0-1 (21) has cast fresh doubt on whether his mooted four-belt unification bout with WBA, WBO and IBF counterpart Anthony Joshua 24-1 (22) will ever take place. The 32-year-old self-styled Gypsy King revealed the fight is no closer to being signed than it was a year ago Read More…

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Mike Tyson Warns: Joshua Can’t Afford To Telegraph Punches With Fury

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Boxing247. Former undisputed heavyweight champion Mike Tyson is really looking forward to the potential full division unification between Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury. The retired boxer is backing Fury to win. As the story goes, Fury’s father was a big fan of Tyson and named him after the Hall of Famer. During his breakdown Read More…

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Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury clash on the verge of being signed

Reading Time: 3 minutes Image Credits: Boxing247, GQ. Contracts for a tantalising four-belt heavyweight unification fight between WBA, WBO and IBF champion Anthony Joshua 24-1 (22) and WBC counterpart Tyson Fury 30-0-1 (21) are expected to be signed within two weeks. Fury’s US-based co-promoter Bob Arum says he is “95 per cent confident” of getting the deal over the Read More…

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Boxing promoters postpone boxing due to COVID-19 2nd wave

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Flykite Productions, organisers of the GOtv Boxing Night have announced indefinite postponement of the 22nd edition of the event, slated to hold on New Year Day. The show, billed to hold behind closed doors at the Mobolaji Johnson Indoor Sports Hall of the Rowe Park Sports Centre in Yaba, Lagos will now hold at a Read More…