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Hearn says he expects decision on Joshua’s next fight by next week

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn is expecting a decision to be made by next week about AJ’s next fight, which will be against one of these fighters: Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller, Dillian Whyte, Tyson Fury or Deontay Wilder.  → read full article

Hearn offers Wilder and Fury 60-40 splits for Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua’s wily promoter Eddie Hearn has revealed that he’s offered both Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury a 60-40 deal for them to face his franchise fighter Anthony Joshua on April 13 at Wembley Stadium in London, England, according to Talksport.  → read full article

Warren confirms Hearn sent Fury an offer for Joshua fight

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Frank Warren has confirmed with Gareth A Davies that Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn did in fact send an offer last weekend directly to Tyson Fury for a fight against Anthony Joshua, but the offer was what he calls a “derisory” offer, and it wasn’t the 50-50 split that they want.  → […]

Kell Brook vs. Jessie Vargas negotiations underway for April 6

By Trevor McIntyre: Former two division world champion Jessie Vargas says negotiations have already started for a fight between him and former IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook for April 6.  → read full article

Kell Brook offered fight against Jeff Horn

By Scott Gilfoid: Kell Brook has been offered a fight against former WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn, who is willing to come to England and face him in May if he agrees to the fight.  → read full article

Hearn: PPV is dead unless you’re Mayweather or Canelo Alvarez

By Dan Ambrose: Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn is convinced that pay-per-view is officially dead as far as boxing goes in the United States, other than for the biggest stars of the sport like Floyd Mayweather Jr.  → read full article

Hearn says Liam Smith will fight for World title in 2019

By Scott Gilfoid: Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn says he’s going to have former WBO junior middleweight champion Liam ‘Beefy’ Smith (26-2, 14 KOs) challenging for one of the world titles at 154 by the end of 2019.  → read full article

Hearn wants Algieri & Linares to challenge Maurice Hooker in 2019

By Allan Fox: Matchroom promoter Eddie Hearn plans on having Chris Algieri and Jorge Linares fight in separate contests on his January 18 DAZN card at Madison Square Garden in New York with the idea of matching the two of them later in 2019 against WBO light welterweight champion Maurice Hooker.  → read full article

Amir Khan vs. Kell Brook penciled in for early March

By Tim Royner: Amir Khan vs. Kell Brook has been tentatively penciled in for March of next year, according to Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn, but he’s still not certain the fight will take place.  → read full article

Kell Brook says Amir Khan told him their fight “is happening”

By Tim Royner: Kell Brook (37-2, 26 KOs) says he met up with Amir Khan (33-4, 20 KOs) last Saturday night at the Oleksander Usyk vs.  → read full article


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