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Deontay Wilder agrees to Anthony Joshua fight in UK

By Scott Gilfoid: Deontay Wilder has agreed to a unification fight against Anthony Joshua to take place in the UK, and contract will be sent out this week to the WBC champion to sign, according to promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Boxing.… Read

Daniel Jacobs vs. Maciej Sulecki close for April 28

By Dan Ambrose: Former IBF middleweight belt holder Daniel ‘Miracle Man’ Jacobs (33-2, 29 KOs) has a fight in the works against unbeaten junior middleweight contender Maciej Sulecki (26-0, 10 KOs) for April 28 on HBO Boxing at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. … Read

Amir Khan hoping to resurrect career

By Tim Royner: It’s been 2 long years since Amir ‘King’ Khan last fought, and he’s hoping to resurrect his career with the help of Eddie Hearn. The British promoter plans on initially having the 31-year-old Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) fight in the UK on April 21 at the Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. Khan […]

Amir Khan lists 5 big names he wants to fight

By Tim Royner: Amir Khan’s comeback opponent for April 21 is yet to be decided by him and his team, but he says he has 5 notable fighters that he wants to face during his comeback. Unfortunately, Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) might not face any of those guys if he gets beaten before he gets […]

Khan won’t be fighting Broner next says Hearn

By Scott Gilfoid: Promoter Eddie Hearn states that Amir Khan (31-4, 19 KOs) won’t be fighting Adrien Broner in his first fight back on April 21 at the Echol Arena in Liverpool, England. Hearn says he’s given a list of 12 names to Khan and his trainer Virgil Hunter to pick from for his comeback […]

Khan expected to announce signing with Matchroom

By Scott Gilfoid: Amir Khan will be holding a press conference on Wednesday at 12:00 p.m. at the Dorchester Hotel, Mayfair, in London, England, and he’s expected to reveal that he’s signed with British promoter Eddie Hearn and his Matchroom Sport stable. … Read

Hearn interested in managing Tyson Fury

By Jeff Aranow: If Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn gets his way, he’ll soon be guiding the career of former heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury (25-0, 18 KOs). Hearn is very interested in taking over the management of the 29-year-old Fury’s career, and getting him back in fighting once again. Fury hasn’t fought in 2 […]

Bellew leaving it up to Hearn to plan next fight

By Stanley White: Tony Bellew (29-2-1, 19 KOs) won’t be fighting former 2 division world champion David “Hayemaker” Haye (28-3, 26 KOs) on December 17 like he previously planned, as the former heavyweight champion fell during training and injured a bicep.… Read

Hearn wants Jacobs vs. Lemieux in March

By Jim Dower: Promoter Eddie Hearn hopes to match his new Matchroom Sport fighter Daniel Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs) against former IBF middleweight champion David Lemieux (38-3, 33 KOs) next March after Jacobs fights on November 11 against Luis Arias (19-0, 9 KOs) on HBO Boxing.… Read

Danny Jacobs signs with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom

By Allan Fox: In a real surprising move, former WBA World middleweight champion Daniel Jacobs (32-2, 29 KOs) has signed with British promoter Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Sport promotions. Jacobs is known in the U.S. following his close 12 round unanimous decision loss to middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin last March on HBO PPV.… Read


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