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Hearn says Joshua could face Jarrell Miller in Aug. or Sep. in New York

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has a fight with WBO champion Joseph Parker on March 31, but if he wins that fight he could be meeting Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller (20-0-1, 18 KOs) in August or September in New York, says Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn. Miller has to win his next […]

Hearn says Anthony Joshua vs. Jarrell Miller in New York in summer a possibility

By Tim Royner: Anthony Joshua could be facing American heavyweight Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller this summer if Jarrell wins impressively in his April 28th fight against former title challenger Johann Duhaupas (37-4, 24 KOs) at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. … Read

David Lemieux vs. Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan possible for Canelo-GGG 2 card on May 5th

By Dan Ambrose: Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn says Golden Boy Promotions are interested in adding a middleweight contest between former IBF 160 lb. champion David Lemieux (38-4, 33 KOs) and Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan (27-2, 19 KOs) for the undercard of Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez vs. Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin 2 card on May 5th on HBO […]

Hearn says Anthony Joshua weighs 241 lbs.

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Eddie Hearn says IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (20-0, 20 KOs) is weighing 241 pounds right now ahead of his fight next month against WBO champion Joseph Parker (24-0, 18 KOs) on March 31 at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales.… Read

Jaime McDonnell vs. Naoya Inoue in the works for May in Japan

By Tim Royner: WBA World bantamweight champion Jaime McDonnell could be facing former WBO super flyweight champion Naoya Inoue next rather than fighting Liborio Solis, who he was given a controversial 12 round win over in their first fight in November of 2016. … Read

Hearn wants Paul Butler to fight Emmanuel Rodriguez for vacant IBF 118 lb. title

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn wants #4 IBF Paul Butler (26-1, 14 KOs) to face unbeaten #3 IBF Emmanuel Rodriguez (17-0, 12 KOs) for the vacant IBF World bantamweight title that Ryan Burnett (18-0, 9 KOs) vacated this week. … Read

Hearn wants Tony Bellew vs. Andre Ward after Haye rematch

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn says he wants to put together a fight between former WBC World cruiserweight champion Tony Bellew and former 2 division world champion Andre “SOG” Ward (32-0, 16 KOs) after the rematch against David Haye (28-3, 26 KOs) on May 5th at the O2 Arena in London, UK.… Read

Jeff Horn targeting Amir Khan fight

By Tim Royner: WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn (18-0-1, 12 KOs) says he’s interested in fighting Amir ‘King’ Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) if he can comeback from his loss to Saul Canelo Alvarez. Khan has a comeback fight scheduled against Phil Lo Greco on April 21 in Liverpool, England.… Read

Conor Benn re-signs with Matchroom Boxing for 2 years

By Marcus Richardson: Welterweight prospect Conor Benn (11-0, 8 KOs) has signed a new 2-year contract with Matchroom Boxing in the UK. The 21-year-old Benn will be fighting next on April 21 on Sky Sports at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. … Read

Daniel Jacobs vs. Maciej Sulecki close for April 28

By Dan Ambrose: Former IBF middleweight belt holder Daniel ‘Miracle Man’ Jacobs (33-2, 29 KOs) has a fight in the works against unbeaten junior middleweight contender Maciej Sulecki (26-0, 10 KOs) for April 28 on HBO Boxing at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. … Read

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