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Furys on high as TV figures show millions saw Hughie glory

Peter Fury has hailed millions tuning in to watch son Hughie seize the British heavyweight title by knockout as “pretty amazing.” Hughie (21-1-KO11) rose to the occasion at the Macron Stadium with aplomb – producing a pair of deadly right hands to drop and then finish defending champion Sam Sexton and send his supporters into […]

Hennessy says Hughie Fury will look for heavyweight eliminators

By Scott Gilfoid: Hughie Fury’s promoter Mick Hennessy says the 23-year-old will be giving up his British heavyweight title fight and going after eliminators and final eliminators following his 5th round knockout win over British heavyweight champion Sam Sexton (24-4, 9 KOs) last Saturday night at the Bolton Whites Hotel in Bolton. … Read

Hughie Fury vs. Sam Sexton – Results

By Scott Gilfoid: Former heavyweight world title challenger Hughie Fury (21-1, 11 KOs) scored a rare knockout victory in stopping the burly British heavyweight champion Sam Sexton (24-4, 9 KOs) in the 5th round on Saturday night to win the British strap at the Bolton Whites Hotel in Bolton.… Read

Sam Sexton vs. Hughie Fury – Weigh-in results

By Scott Gilfoid: British heavyweight champion Sam Sexton (24-3, 9 KOs) weighed in at 235 pounds on Friday for his defense against challenger Hughie Fury (20-1, 10 KOs) on Saturday night at the Macron Stadium, Bolton. Hughie has made it clear that if he wins the title, he won’t defend it against Joe Joyce. Hughie […]

Hughie Fury says he’ll be ready for Joshua soon after Sexton fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Hughie Fury (20-1, 10 KOs) expects to be ready for a world title shot against IBF/WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua soon after he fights British strap holder Sam Sexton (24-3, 9 KOs) this Saturday night in a 12 round affair at the Bolton Whites Hotel in Bolton, UK. … Read

Hughie Fury rejects staged hype: ‘I was taught respect’

Hughie Fury and father and trainer Peter have delivered scathing assessments of manufactured ‘hype’ ahead of Saturday’s British heavyweight title clash with Sam Sexton. After controversially missing out on becoming a world champion in September when losing a majority decision to Joseph Parker, Hughie takes on domestic champion Sexton at Bolton’s Macron Stadium – live […]

Joe Joyce not on the radar for Hughie Fury says trainer

By Trevor McIntyre: Hughie Fury (20-1, 10 KOs) won’t be facing unbeaten prospect Joe Joyce (4-0, 4 KOs) next if he beats British heavyweight champion Sam Sexton (24-3, 9 KOs) this Saturday night on May 12 at the Bolton Whites Hotel in Bolton, UK. … Read

Sexton vs. Fury: Q&A with the British heavyweight champion

By Ian Aldous: On Saturday May 12th, Sam Sexton (24-3) will defend his newly-won British heavyweight championship against world-rated contender, Hughie Fury (20-1). The battle for the prestigious belt once held by Hughie’s cousin, Tyson, will be shown live on Channel 5 in the UK, from the Premier Suite, Macron Stadium in Bolton. Last week, […]

Sexton: I must beat Hughie Fury to get world title shot

Reigning British Heavyweight Champion Sam Sexton says he’ll beat Hughie Fury and target a World title shot against the winner of this weekend’s mega clash against Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker.… Read

The Comeback Kid: Hughie Fury vs. Sam Sexton

By Dan Fitz-Simons: On May 12th, Hughie Fury (20-1-0) will take on Sam Sexton (24-3-0) for the British (BBof C) heavyweight title in Bolton, UK. Sexton, the 33-year old British champion, is ranked # 58 in the world and # 9 in the UK by Boxrec. He’s been around the heavyweight division for 13 years […]

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