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Hughie Fury next up for Kubrat Pulev in IBF eliminator

By Allan Fox: #5 IBF Hughie Fury (21-1, 11 KOs) is next up to potentially face #1 IBF Kubrat Pulev (25-1, 13 KOs) in an IBF heavyweight title eliminator after #3 IBF Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller (21-0-1, 18 KOs) declined to take the fight against the Bulgarian. The 23-year-old Fury is the next available contender […]

Hughie Fury could be next up for Kubrat Pulev in IBF title eliminator

By Scott Gilfoid: It’s looking like Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller won’ be taking the IBF heavyweight title eliminator against Kubrat Pulev after all, which puts Hughie Fury as the next possible option for the Bulgarian to fight. Hughie (21-1, 11 KOs) is ranked #5 by the International Boxing Federation. He’s the next option for the […]

Hughie Fury: What’s the Rush?

By Dan Fitz-Simons: Hughie Fury (21-1) with 11 KO’s will face a new opponent less than 3 months after winning the British heavyweight (BBB OF C) title by TKO over Sam Sexton. His Dad, Peter Fury, wants to keep him busy, so Hughie should be back in the gym in a week or so. Moreover, […]

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

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