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Parker may need to fight Hughie Fury next, not Bellew

By Scott Gilfoid: Tony Bellew has been talking a lot lately about how WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker’s people have contacted him to discuss a fight between them, but it appears that he’ll have to defend against Hughie Fury instead. Fury, 22, is still Parker’s mandatory challenger despite having suffered a back injury that caused […]

Wilder’s promoter interested in Bellew fight

By Scott Gilfoid: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder’s promoter Lou Dibella is DEFINITELY interested in a fight between his tall 6’7” knockout artist fighter and heavyweight upstart Tony Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) after the two of them had words last Saturday night before the Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitshko fight. Bellew was mouthing off about […]

Bellew and Wilder involved in altercation at Joshua-Klitschko weigh-in

By Scott Gilfoid: Tony Bellew started yapping at WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder at Friday’s Anthony Joshua vs. Wladimir Klitschko weigh-in, which boxing fans felt was premeditated on Bellew’s part. The big punching 6’7” Wilder appeared to get EXTREMELY angry at one point during the war of words. Fortunately for Bellew, there was a small […]

Bellew calls out Parker; Helenius talks Chisora – News

By Scott Gilfoid: Tony Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) is apparently interested in fighting WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker (22-0, 18 KOs) daring the big 6’4″ unbeaten knockout artist to put his name on a contract for a fight. Parker, 25, seems only too willing to oblige the 34-year-old Bellew, as he told him to send […]

Bellew: Joshua will KO Wladimir in 4; Wilder wants Parker in July – News

By Scott Gilfoid: Former WBC cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew is picking Anthony Joshua to destroy Wladimir Klitschko in 4 rounds this Saturday night in their mega-fight this Saturday night at Wembley Stadium in London, England. Bellew does have some concerns about the fight as far as Joshua not being able to get a quick knockout. […]

Hughie Fury suffers injury, pulls out of Joseph Parker fight

By Scott Gilfoid: 22-year-old Hughie Fury (20-0, 10 KOs) has suffered a back injury and he won’t be able to fight for a world title next month against WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker on May 6 in Auckland, New Zealand. You’ve got to feel sorry for the 25-year-old Parker, because he’s wasted all this time […]

Joshua wants to fight another 10 years; Bellew update – UK News

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua wants to fight another 10 years beyond his fight against Wladimir Klitschko in a little over a week from now. According to Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn, the 27-year-old Joshua wants to fight 10 more years before he wraps up his boxing career. Obviously, Joshua has the size […]

Bellew retiring in 3 more fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Tony Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) is saying he has 3 fights left in his boxing career before he walks away from the sport and retires for good. Bellew just turned 34-years-old last November, and his immediate goal is to win a heavyweight world title in his next fight after his fractured right […]

Huck-Briedis to fight for full WBC cruiserweight title

By Scott Gilfoid: As I predicted, the World Boxing Council has designated that Marco Huck and Mairis Briedis will fight for the full WBC cruiserweight title this Saturday night on April 1 following change of title status for champion Tony Bellew. Due to Bellew’s hand injury that he sustained in his win over David Haye […]

Tony Bellew officially appointed emeritus champion

Tony Bellew conquered the WBC vacant cruiserweight championship on May 29, 2016 by knocking out number 1 contender Ilunga Makabu in three rounds in Liverpool, United Kingdom. Mandatory contender Mairis Briedis reached a step aside agreement with Bellew to allow him a voluntary defense vs. B. J. Flores on October 15, 2016.… Read

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