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Oleksandr Usyk vs. Carlos Takam could be moved to May 17

By Tim Royner: Eddie Hearn confirms he has an agreement between Oleksander Usyk and Carlos Takam to face each other next in a fight on DAZN on May 17 or May 18.  → read full story

Hearn: “Yarde shouldn’t be boxing Kovalev”

By Trevor McIntyre: Promoter Eddie Hearn believes #1 WBO contender Anthony Yarde shouldn’t be fighting WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev due to his inexperience against world level fighters.  → read full story

Hearn dares Wilder to KO Joshua to end his Matchroom empire

By Scott Gilfoid: In an interview with IFL TV that turned into a big rant, Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn spend 40 minutes yakking about how WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder’s co-manager Shelly Finkel recently said that once Deontay knockouts out Anthony Joshua, his Matchroom empire be over.  → read full story

Hearn worried Joshua-Wilder fight could be ruined if one or both lose

By Jeff Aranow: Eddie Hearn admits that he’s at the end of his rope with him being 100 percent frustrated at his inability to setup a championship fight between heavyweight champions Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder for all the belts.  → read full story

Hearn wants WBC to order Wilder-Breazeale winner to face Whyte

By Trevor McIntyre: Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn says they’ve sent a legal letter to the WBC to have them to have Dillian Whyte installed as the mandatory challenge to immediately face the winner of the May 18 fight between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and mandatory challenger Dominic Breazeale.  → read full story

Hearn reacts to Wilder rejecting DAZN deal

By Allan Fox: Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn is upset seemingly about WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder reportedly have rejected a multi-fight deal that was offered to him by DAZN, which would have led to him facing IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua in two fights.  → read full story

Devin Haney met with Eddie Hearn on Friday to talk promotional deal

By Jim Dower: Unbeaten lightweight contender Devin Haney (21-0 13 KO) met with Matchroom Boxing USA/DAZN promoter Eddie Hearn on Friday to discuss a promotional deal with the company.  → read full story

Hearn targeting Deontay Wilder vs. Anthony Joshua fight for Nov. or Dec.

By Tim Royner: Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn is optimistic that DAZN will be able to sign WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder to a contract for him to fight IBF/WBA/WBO champion Anthony Joshua later this year in November or December, according to Sky.  → read full story

Hearn: Winner of Rosado vs. Sulecko likely for Andrade

The Middleweight clash between Gabriel Rosado and Maciej Sulecki on Friday night (March 15) at the Liacouras Center, Philadelphia live on DAZN in the US and Sky Sports in the UK, has extra spice added to it as promoter Eddie Hearn announced that the winner is likely to face WBO kingpin Demetrius Andrade in June.  → […]

Hearn to offer Gervonta Davis $5M for Tevin Farmer fight

By Chris Williams: Eddie Hearn says he’s going to be offering Gervonta ‘Tank’ Davis a massive payday of $5 million to fight IBF super featherweight champion Tevin Farmer (28-4-1, 6 KOs) in a unification fight on DAZN.  → read full story


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