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Hearn: Wilder isn’t worth a 60/40 purse split for Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn admitted today that the reason he’s not offering WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder a percentage deal for a fight against AJ is because he feels he doesn’t rate it. All he rates is a flat fee offer, according to Hearn. Wilder is not going to accept Hearn’s […]

Joshua wants Wilder for face-to-face

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua says his fight instincts kick in when he hears the likes of Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder trash talking him. Joshua says he wants a “face to face” with those two to fight them. Unfortunately, it doesn’t look like either of those guys will be facing Joshua soon.… Read

Klitschko: Deontay Wilder would be dangerous fight for Joshua

By Scott Gilfoid: Wladimir Klitschko says WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) would be a dangerous fight for IBF/WBA/WBO champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) right now if that fight were to happen. The combination of the 6’7″ Wilder’s speed and power would be potentially devastating to Joshua, who has has […]

Hearn says Fury asked for 50-50 deal for Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Tyson Fury asked for a 50-50 purse split for a fight against IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, according to Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn. He says Fury wants four easy tune-up fights against poor opposition, and then he wants a fight against Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) for a 50 percent cut of […]

Anthony Joshua and the $100 million dollar fight

By Damian Poole: I’m going to keep this article as short as possible. But I want to cover all the news surrounding the unification fight between Anthony Joshua – Deontay Wilder and all the misleading information that’s been posted around by Wilder’s managers.… Read

Hearn: Joshua wants Wilder fight in September at Wembley

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua’s eager promoter Eddie Hearn says his fighter wants to face WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) at Wembley Stadium in London, England this September. … Read

Deontay Wilder’s co-manager Finkel hints at 60-40 split counter offer for Joshua

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn’s flat fee $12.5 million offer made to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder is not what he and his co-manager Shelly Finkel are looking to get for a big unification fight against IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. They want a MUCH better deal than that, which could come out to a […]

Hearn gives Wilder $12.5M take-it-or-leave-it offer for Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: It doesn’t look like the fans are going to be seeing a unification fight between WBC heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and WBC champion Deontay Wilder in 2018. Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn has given Wilder’s manager Al Haymon a $12.5 million take it or leave it offer for a fight, and if they […]

Deontay Wilder offered 20% purse for Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Deontay Wilder has reportedly been offered a flat fee of 20 percent for his unification fight against IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, according to Boxingtalk. If this offer is true, then it’s a big hint that Joshua and his management don’t fancy the fight with Deontay. Wilder not even getting a percentage […]

Joshua says he’s making Deontay Wilder a “very good” offer

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua says he’s ready to give WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) a very good offer for a fight between them that he feels he should readily accept. … Read

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