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AJ: Wilder fight “has to happen”

Deontay Wilder vs Anthony Joshua

Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) has admitted that a potential super-fight between the divisions two heavyweight champions "has to happen", Joshua, who holds the IBF, WBA and WBO belts called out WBC champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) in the aftermath of Joshua's points win over Joseph Parker two weeks

‘We Want It’ Deontay Wilder accepts Anthony Joshua’s Challenge

Anthony Joshua - Deontay Wilder

Deontay Wilder has finally accepted the terms to challenge Anthony Joshua in the UK for a 60/40 purse split in a fight to decide the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world, since Anthony Joshua beat Joseph Parker on Saturday night, winning a unanimous points decision at the Principality Stadium in

Carl Froch vacates IBF super-middleweight title

Carl Froch has decided to vacate one of his super-middleweight world titles; he has relinquished the IBF version of the belt which will now see James DeGale fight for the vacant title on April 25th at the O2 Arena in London. Froch won the belt in May 2012 when he beat

Carl Froch: Chavez Jr or Retire

Carl Froch has indicated that if his promoter Eddie Hearn is unable to secure a fight against Julio Chavez Jr in Las Vegas, he could walk away from Boxing and retire. Since his knockout win against George Groves in May, the 37-year-old has thought about retiring since that stunning stoppage. Froch insists that

David Price on Anthony Joshua: I Would Try To Take His Head Off!

David Price believes Eddie Hearn will be making a big mistake should he match his fighter Anthony Joshua with the Liverpudlian heavyweight. Price was ringside to watch the Olympic gold medalist make light work of Russian fighter Denis Bakhtov with a second-round stoppage on Saturday night which saw him capture

Tony Bellew and Nathan Cleverly Rivalry Explored

15th October 2011, Liverpool England, Tony Bellew vs Nathan Cleverly. Cleverly boxes a little neater and comes away with a thin decision victory. Bellew cries, Cleverly celebrates. When they rematch later this year it will have been three years since they first took each other on in a tense and tight

Kell Brook has world title shot in sight

Kell Brook received some good news this afternoon from the IBF, the governing body has ruled that current champion Shawn Porter can fight for strap against Paulie Malignaggi on the agreement that the winner will need to face Brook next. The Sheffield fight has maintained his steady progress rising up the

Froch-Groves II sells out in under an hour

Tickets for the rematch of Carl Froch vs. George Groves has been sold out, 60,000 tickets went on sale at lunchtime and all of them were sold within an hour. That will better the 57,000 that saw Ricky Hatton beat Juan Lazcano in 2008, a post-war record for a British

Froch vs Groves II Agreed

Carl Froch and George Groves are set to do it all over again as both parties having agreed to the terms, if the first fight is anything to go by, we’re in for a treat! Carl Froch beat George Groves in the first encounter after referee Howard Foster prematurely ended the

IBF orders Carl Froch to rematch George Groves within 90 days

The IBF has ordered champion Carl Froch to rematch George Groves within 90 days, or be stripped of his world super-middleweight title by the International Boxing Federation.. On Tuesday we reported that George Groves had approached the IBF in hope of forcing through a rematch with the Cobra, his argument was