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Ruiz wants Joshua rematch in New York, Eddie Hearn warns of legal action

Joshua`s promoter Eddie Hearn, who said this week that both parties had signed up to the fight in Diriyah, near Riyadh, raised the threat of legal action if the Mexican-American refused the terms set out.

Aug 15, 2019, 21:04 PM IST

Rematch between Tyson Fury, Deontay Wilder will have to wait: WBC

Wilder and Fury fought to a thrilling split decision draw on December 1 in Los Angeles, the fight had both talking up a rematch as soon as it was over, but the WBC said fans would have to wait for the matchup.

Feb 27, 2019, 11:22 AM IST

Undefeated heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua to fight Jarrell Miller in New York on June 1

Joshua had been due to defend his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO heavyweight belts at London's Wembley Stadium on April 13 against an unnamed opponent, but that seemed unlikely for some time.

Feb 14, 2019, 11:23 AM IST

Boxing: Dominic Breazeale to fight Dillian Whyte for interim heavyweight title

The winner of the match, will challenge Deontay Wilder for the World Heavyweight Champion title.

Feb 13, 2019, 11:13 AM IST

Deontay Wilder retains WBC heavyweight title after draw with Tyson Fury

Hard-hitting Wilder knocked Fury down twice but the Briton controlled much of the fight behind his long jab and precise footwork while managing to mostly avoid the American`s powerful overhand right.

Dec 02, 2018, 12:34 PM IST

Boxing: Staples Center confirmed as venue for WBC Champion Deontay Wilder`s bout vs Britain`s Tyson Fury

Both boxers tweeted to confirm the bout, with former world champion Fury describing the contest as the "biggest heavyweight fight in modern day boxing history"

Sep 28, 2018, 12:02 PM IST

American Deontay Wilder agrees to fight Anthony Joshua in Britain

American Deontay Wilder has agreed to terms to fight Anthony Joshua in Britain later this year in about that would crown the first undisputed heavyweight champion since 2000, ESPN reported on Monday.

Jun 12, 2018, 08:33 AM IST

Joseph Parker a bigger all-round threat than Wilder, says boxer Anthony Joshua

Joshua holds the WBA, IBF and IBO crowns and boasts a perfect 20-0 record.

Mar 22, 2018, 13:03 PM IST

OUTRAGEOUS: Watch mid-fight dance during WBC heavyweight title bout

The world of boxing is a strange world, and the boxers, altogether different entertainers.

Jul 21, 2016, 00:16 AM IST

Deontay Wilder stops Johann​ Duhaupas to retain WBC heavyweight title

Unbeaten Deontay Wilder battered French challenger Johann Duhaupas en route to an 11th-round technical knockout on Saturday to retain his World Boxing Council heavyweight world title.

Sep 27, 2015, 09:23 AM IST

WBC champ Wilder takes on Duhaupus with Klitschko on horizon

Deontay Wilder defends his slice of the heavyweight world title against Johann Duhaupus on Saturday looking for another convincing win to keep him headed toward a unification bout with Wladimir Kli

Sep 25, 2015, 08:53 AM IST

Deontay Wilder wants big KO in heavyweight title defense

Deontay Wilder vowed to deliver the kind of savage knockout that helped forge his name when he makes his first defense of his World Boxing Council heavyweight world title Saturday against Eric Moli

Jun 12, 2015, 08:10 AM IST

Wladimir Klitschko says Britain's Tyson Fury his next title opponent

 World heavyweight boxing champion Wladimir Klitschko`s next title defence is likely to be a mandatory WBA bout against Briton Tyson Fury, the Ukrainian said in the early hours of Sunday.

Apr 26, 2015, 18:39 PM IST

Heavyweight Audley Harrison retires from boxing

Former boxing golden boy Audley Harrison is to retire for the second time in his career due to problems associated with head injuries sustained in the ring.

Mar 26, 2015, 19:06 PM IST

Tyson Fury sets eyes on Wladimir Klitschko after Christian Hammer win

British heavyweight Tyson Fury called out WBO champion Wladimir Klitschko after defeating Romanian Christian Hammer to retain his European title in London.

Mar 01, 2015, 18:13 PM IST

Deontay Wilder dethrones Bermane Stiverne in heavyweight clash

Deontay Wilder claimed the World Boxing Council heavyweight title with a dominating 12-round decision over Bermane Stiverne, becoming the first American to hold a major heavyweight crown since 2006

Jan 18, 2015, 13:35 PM IST