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Joshua vs. Wilder

Holyfield says Wilder deserves 50-50 split with Joshua

By Scott Gilfoid: As far as Evander Holyfield is concerned, WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder deserves a 50-50 purse split for a fight against IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua.  → read full article

The Joshua-Wilder Inevitability

By Alex Leffew: Both sides have cried foul in a protracted negotiating process that has left the boxing public engaged in a bitter and belligerent battle of words on social media.  → read full article

BJ Flores vs. Trevor Bryan this Sat. for interim WBA heavyweight title

By Jeff Aranow: BJ Flores (34-3-1, 21 KOs) will be fighting #4 WBA Trevor Bryan (19-0, 13 KOs) this Saturday night for the interim World Boxing Association heavyweight title at the Celebrity Theater in Phoenix, Arizona.  → read full article

Bellew and Frank Warren discuss Joshua’s $50 million offer for Wilder fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Tony Bellew and promoter Frank Warren verbally jousted on Monday on the subject of whether a $50 million contract was sent by WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder’s management to Anthony Joshua for a unification fight.  → read full article

Hearn tells Deontay Wilder, “cut the bull, just sign now” for Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Eddie Hearn is visibly frustrated at WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder for his relucatance to sign for a unification fight against IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua for a big money unification fight on April 13 at the 100,000 seat retrofitted Wembley Stadium in London, England.  → read full article

Joshua says Wilder can’t enter ring for Povekin fight unless he signs contract for April 13

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua says WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder can’ enter the ring before or after his next fight against Alexander Povetkin on September 22 unless he signs the contract for their April 13 fight next year at Wembley Stadium in London, England.  → read full article

Luis Ortiz: Wilder will KO Joshua in three rounds!

By Scott Gilfoid: Luis Ortiz doesn’t like Anthony Joshua’s chances against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder when the two eventually face each other in the future.  → read full article

Joshua: Wilder has until January to sign the contract for April

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua has given Deontay Wilder a six-month deadline of January to sign the contract for the $15 million flat fee offer given to him for a fight on April 13, 2019 at Wembley Stadium in London, UK.  → read full article

Breazeale hopes to spoil Joshua vs. Wilder plans

By Scott Gilfoid: Dominic Breazeale (19-1, 17 KOs) is hoping to put a wrench in the plans for a big money unification fight between WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) and IBF/WBA/WBO champion Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs).  → read full article

Hearn WON’T improve his $15M offer to Wilder to fight Joshua in April

By Scott Gilfoid: Eddie Hearn once again is saying that he WON’T be improving the $15 million flat fee offer to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (40-0, 39 KOs) to face Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) next year on April 13 at Wembley Stadium in London, England.  → read full article

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