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Hearn doubts DeGale will fight again after loss to Truax

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Eddie Hearn considers James DeGale’s once promising pro career on the brink of implosion following his upset loss to Caleb Truax last Saturday night in London, UK. Hearn has doubts whether DeGale (23-2-1, 14 KOs) has enough interest in boxing for him to carry on with his career and come back […]

Hearn: Parker’s demands are unrealistic for Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Eddie Hearn is still unhappy with WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker’s asking price for his revenue split for the unification fight against Anthony Joshua in early 2018. … Read

Povetkin ready to earn Joshua fight against Hammer

By Scott Gilfoid: Alexander Povetkin will be fighting Christian Hammer next week on December 15 for the WBA heavyweight mandatory spot to face WBA champion Anthony Joshua. The 38-year-old Povetkin (32-1, 23 KOs) says he’s hoping he can get the fight with AJ, as he wants to challenge for the world title.… Read

Parker says to Joshua: 65 percent and rematch not enough to unify?

By Marcus Richardson: WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker is looking to shame IBF/WBA champion Anthony Joshua into agreeing to his 35-65 offer for a unification fight in early 2018. Parker wants 35 percent of the money for a fight with AJ, but thus far he’s had no luck in getting him and his promoter Eddie […]

Eubank Jr. talks GGG-Brook: Hearn knew Kell would get battered

By Marcus Richardson: In an interview, Chris Eubank Jr. really tears into promoter Eddie Hearn over the battering Kell Brook took last year when he moved up in weight to challenge IBF/IBO/WBA/WBC middleweight champion Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin in in London. … Read

Hearn says Haye not an option for Joshua unless he beats Bellew

By Marcus Richardson: David Haye isn’t in the running for a title shot against IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua at the moment, but he could change all that if he beats Tony Bellew in their fight on May 5. … Read

Hearn says Jamie McDonnell has NOT vacated his WBA 118lb. title

By Scott Gilfoid: The World Boxing Association jumped the gun earlier on Monday, reporting that WBA World bantamweight champion Jamie McDonnell (29-2-1, 13 KOs) had vacated his title. That’s not the case. McDonnell’s promoter Eddie Hearn is saying that the 31-year-old McDonnell has NOT vacated his WBA title. The WBA made a mistake, according to […]

Hearn to announce new date for Bellew vs. Haye 2 tomorrow

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn will FINALLY announce the new date for the Tony Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) vs. David Haye (28-2, 26 KOs) heavyweight rematch on Tuesday, December 5. Haye and Bellew have a lot to gain from their rematch. … Read

Wilder: ’50-50 with Joshua or NO fight’

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua and his promoter Eddie Hearn are going to have to give WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder his asking price of a 50 percent cut of the revenue for them to get a big unification fight against him in 2018. Wilder made it clear on Monday that it’s either […]

Hearn turns down Yafai vs. Inoue fight for SuperFly2

By Marcus Richardson: Eddie Hearn has reportedly turned down an offer for his fighter WBA super flyweight champion Khalid Yafai (23-0, 14 KOs) to face WBO champion Naoya Inoue for the SuperFly2 card on February 24 in Los Angeles. California. … Read

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