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title Joshua vs. Takam next, Pulev out with injury

By Jim Dower: Kubrat Pulev’s shoulder injury has caused him not only to lose out on his previously scheduled October 28 fight against IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs), but he’s also lost his mandatory position with the International Boxing Federation, according to Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn. Read the rest of this entry »



title Hearn wants Deontay Wilder vs. Dillian Whyte early next year

By Scott Gilfoid: Deontay “Bronze Bomber” Wilder (38-0, 37 KOs) wants a unification fight against IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs), but he’s going to have to go through Dillian Whyte (21-1, 16 KOs) to get that fight. Read the rest of this entry »



title Jermell Charlo: If I could replace Sadam Ali for Cotto fight, I would

By Dan Ambrose: Jermell Charlo (30-0, 15 KOs) says he would replace welterweight Sadam Ali for his fight against WBO junior middleweight champion Miguel Cotto on December 2 if he could. Charlo (30-0, 15 KOs) says he would make Cotto’s final fight of his career worthy. Read the rest of this entry »



title Anthony Joshua to fight Carlos Takam on Oct.28

By Jeff Aranow: Matchoom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn has verified that he’s going to have IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) defend his title against #3 IBF Carlos Takam (35-3-1, 27 KOs) to salvage the October 28 card and to replace the injured IBF mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev (25-1, 13 KO). Read the rest of this entry »



title Joshua vs. Pulev is OFF for Oct.28!

By Jeff Aranow: Anthony Joshua’s title defense against his IBF mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev (25-1, 13 KOs) is now officially off or October 28 for the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Pulev, 36, suffered a right shoulder injury, according to ESPN. They were unable to salvage the fight unfortunately. Read the rest of this entry »



title Kubrat Pulev reportedly injured, Joshua fight in doubt

By Jeff Aranow: Former heavyweight world title challenger Kubrat Pulev (25-1, 13 KOs) is reportedly injured, and his October 28th fight with IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) is in doubt. Pulev may pull out of his fight against Joshua at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. Read the rest of this entry »



title David Lemieux vs. Billy Joe Saunders being finalized for Dec.16

By Scott Gilfoid: Knockout artist David Lemieux and WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders are in negotiations for a fight on HBO Boxing for December 16 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. Read the rest of this entry »



title Joe Joyce vs. Ian Lewison preview & prediction

By Scott Gilfoid: 2016 Olympic Super heavyweight silver medal winner Joe Joyce will be making his pro debut this Friday night against the capable Ian Lewison (12-3-1, 8 KOs) in a scheduled 10 round fight at the Indigo at The O2 in London, UK. Read the rest of this entry »



title Sullivan Barrera being overlooked is scandalous

By Gav Duthie: The World Boxing Organization are convening a committee to decide if they will accept a request from Kathy Duva to make the upcoming fight between Sergey ‘Krusher’ Kovalev 30-2-1 (26) v Vyacheslav Shabranskyy 19-1 (16) eligible for the vacant WBO title. Read the rest of this entry »



title Tony Yoka defeats Jonathan Rice

By Jim Dower: Making his second fight as a pro, 2016 Olympic super heavyweight gold medalist Tony Yoka (2-0, 1 KOs) had to struggle to defeat 30-year-old American Jonathan Rice (7-3-1, 4 KOs) by a 6 round unanimous decision on Saturday night at the Zenith de Paris, in Paris, France. Read the rest of this entry »



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