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Joshua vs. Wilder

Eddie Hearn says how Wilder can make $50 million

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn explains how WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder can make $50 million by agreeing to a $5 million tune-up fight followed by a $15 million flat fee to face AJ, and if victorious in that fight, a $30 million payday in the rematch.  → read full story

Whyte doubts Wilder will agree to deal for Joshua fight in April 2019

By Scott Gilfoid: Dillian Whyte thinks that WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder’s pride will get in the way of him accepting a deal to fight Anthony Joshua on April 13, 2019 at Wembley Stadium in London, England.  → read full story

Hearn says Deontay Wilder is jealous of Anthony Joshua

By Scott Gilfoid: Matchroom Sport promoter Barry Hearn believes that WBC heavyweight champion Deontay ‘Bronze Bomber’ Wilder feels jealousy towards his fighter Anthony Joshua because of the success that he’s having with his career and the money he’s making.  → read full story

Deontay Wilder wants 50-50 split for Anthony Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua and his promoter Eddie Hearn an forget about WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder accepting a flat fee for the April 13 unification fight between the two champions because it’s not going to happen.  → read full story

Deontay Wilder holding the WBA and heavyweight division to ransom

By Damian Poole: Sad news for some boxing fans this week as WBO, IBF, WBA(super) and IBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (21-0-20 KO’s) was order by the WBA to finalise a fight with the Russia, Alexander Povetkin (34-1-24 KO’s) within 24 hours as of Tuesday 26th June or be stripped of the belt.  → read full […]

Deontay Wilder furious, calls Anthony Joshua a “coward”

By Scott Gilfoid: Deontay Wilder says Anthony Joshua never wanted to fight him, and that’s he’s a “coward” for not facing him in a unification fight.  → read full story

Wilder reveals why Joshua fight didn’t happen

By Scott Gilfoid: Much to the disappointment to many boxing fans, Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua won’t be facing each other in 2018 in a big heavyweight unification fight.  → read full story

Hearn says Povetkin is likely next for Joshua

By Scott Gilfoid: Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn thinks Deontay Wilder and his management are playing games by not returning the contract for the Anthony Joshua fight, so he now is ready to move on and match AJ against WBA mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin for September.  → read full story

WBA orders Anthony Joshua to sign for Alexander Povetkin fight within 24 hours

By Scott Gilfoid: The World Boxing Association is ready to order champion Anthony Joshua to defend his WBA heavyweight title against mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin.  → read full story

Deontay Wilder ready to sign contract for Anthony Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and his team are prepared to make the fight with IBF/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua as long as minor changes are made in the contract for the fight.  → read full story

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