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Joshua says he’ll freeze out Wilder’s career if he’s not realistic

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua has given WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder a stern warning in telling him to be realistic in the purse that he’s asking for or else he’ll freeze out his career and never fight him. … Read

WBC: Wilder-Ortiz, Arroyo-Cuadras, More!

I miss so much writing my weekly column, which I will certainly continue from now on. This year began with extreme demands for travel, meetings, and activities all over which is shaping 2018 as yet another unbelievable year for boxing.… Read

Whyte closing in on Deontay Wilder

By Tim Royner: Dillian Whyte is hoping that a win over Lucas ‘Big Daddy’ Browne this Saturday night will place him in the mandatory position for a title shot against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder. That’s the fight that Whyte (22-1, 16 KOs) and his promoter Eddie Hearn both want. … Read

Deontay Wilder preparing for Anthony Joshua

By Scott Gilfoid: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder looks to be preparing for his unification fight against IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. This week, Wilder knocked down a piñata with a picture of Joshua’s face attached to it. … Read

Eddie Hearn: “We’re looking strongly at Jarrell Miller for Joshua’s debut”

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn says unbeaten American heavyweight Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller is the likely next opponent for Matchroom Boxing heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua for his U.S debut later this year instead of WBC champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder. … Read

Joshua doesn’t want to hype Wilder fight until it’s signed

By Scott Gilfoid: IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says WBC champion Deontay Wilder is welcome to attend his March 31 fight against WBO champion Joseph Parker, but he’s not all that interested in hyping their fight afterwards. … Read

Dibella enjoying huge success with Deontay Wilder, Prograis & Baranchyk

DiBella Entertainment is coming off highly successful back-to-back weekends, from promoting the heavyweight championship of the world between Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz, to getting top-rated contenders Regis Prograis, Ivan Baranchyk, and Richard Commey in line for world title shots, as well as seeing several prospects continue to rise up the rankings with impressive victories.… […]

Hearn worried Deontay Wilder will lose before he makes Joshua fight

By Jeff Aranow: Eddie Hearn would like to build up the heavyweight clash between Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua a little bit more by having them both fight on the same card his summer in New York before matching them against each other later this year. However, Hearn is worried about Wilder’s ability to get […]

Roach: Joshua knocks out Deontay Wilder

By Scott Gilfoid: Trainer Freddie Roach rates Anthony Joshua as the best heavyweight in the world right now, and he says he would knockout WBC champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder if that fight ever happens. … Read

Parker’s promoter says Joshua making mistake discussing Deontay Wilder fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Joseph Parker’s promoter David Higgins thinks Anthony Joshua is asking for trouble in putting his focus on a unification fight against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder rather than focusing on the task at hand in the March 31st unification fight against Parker at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. … Read


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