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Wilder’s promoter gives Anthony Joshua a 50-50 take it or leave it offer

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua has received a huge $50 million take-it-or-leave-it offer from Deontay Wilder’s promoter Shelly Finkel. The offer is a 50-50 split of the revenue, and it must be accepted by this Thursday for the fight to take place. Joshua recently said that if Wilder gives him a $50 million offer, he […]

Anthony Joshua vs. Deontay Wilder: Eddie Hearn heads to New York for talks with Al Haymon

By David Alexander: Eddie Hearn is heading to New York for talks with Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) as a long-awaited clash with Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) moves ever closer. The Matchroom boss will meet with Al Haymon and Shelly Finkel, the two main advisors to WBC heavyweight title holder Wilder, on Thursday to […]

Deontay Wilder’s management makes Anthony Joshua $50 million counter offer

By Scott Gilfoid: The management for WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has made a big $50 million counter offer to IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua and his promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Boxing for a unification fight, according to Dan Rafael of ESPN. … Read

Lou Dibella confirms Joshua vs Wilder fight not happening

By Damian Poole – Anthony Joshua (21-0-20 KOs) vs Deontay Wilder (40-0-39 KOs) looks to be in jeopardy after a recent interviews on YouTube with Lou Dibella. But first of all let’s elaborate how we got to this sorry state of affairs.… Read

WBC orders Dillian Whyte vs. Luis Ortiz eliminator

By Scott Gilfoid: The World Boxing Council has ordered a heavyweight eliminator between Dillian Whyte 23-1, 17 KOs) and former heavyweight world title challenger Luis ‘King Kong’ Ortiz (28-1, 24 KOs) to decide the second mandatory for WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder. … Read

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

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