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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 story

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 story

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 story

Bellew: I’ll find a way to defeat the monster [Usyk]

By Tim Royner: Tony Bellew says he’s got to find a way to defeat the fighter he calls “the monster’ next Saturday night when he challenges unified cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk on November 10 at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England.  → read full story

Jarrell Miller not interested in Dillian Whyte fight

By Tim Royner: Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller says he doesn’t want a fight against Dillian Whyte right now, because his sights are set on fighting WBA ‘regular’ heavyweight champion Manuel Charr (31-4, 17 KOs) after he takes care of 41-year-old former two-division world champion Tomasz Adamek (53-5, 31 KOs) next month on October 6 on […]

Anthony Joshua inks with Matchroom Boxing for three more years

By Scott Gilfoid: Anthony Joshua has signed a new three-year deal with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing in continuing to stay with the same promoter he’s been with since he first turned pro in 2013.  → read full story

Amir Khan’s next fight to be announced a week from now

By Trevor McIntyre: Matchroom Sport plans on announcing Amir Khan’s next fight next week for July.  → read full story

Kell Brook says he’ll be fighting in July

By Scott Gilfoid: Kell Brook says he’ll back in the ring in July against a still to be determined opponent.  → read full story

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. to possibly sign 3-fight deal with Hearn

By Dan Ambrose: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. reportedly is in talks with Matchroom Boxing promoter Eddie Hearn to possibly sign a 3-fight deal to fight on DAZN, according to BoxAzteca.  → read full story

Hearn says Brook vs. Khan fight could take place in 2019

By Tim Royner: Barry Hearn says the proposed mega-fight between Amir Khan and Kell Brook could be delayed until 2019, as both are interested in chasing world titles in their respective weight classes.  → read full story


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