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Joseph Parker parts ways with long-time trainer Kevin Barry

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John Murray: Life after boxing

John Murray was one of Britain’s most exciting fighters during the 2000s and 2010s with t

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Promoter Nisse Sauerland expects his big heavyweight hope Filip Hrgovic to eventually overwhelm dang

Davis plots jump to 140lbs to face Barrios

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Shields: I am the second greatest of all-time behind Ali

The self-styled ‘GWOAT’, Claressa Shields can’t be accused of lacking confidence and a deep-ro

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Joseph Parker parts ways with long-time trainer Kevin Barry

Former WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker has amicably parted ways with trainer Kevin Barry after an eight-year stint working together. Parker, who was steered to world title glory under the guidance of Barry against Andy Ruiz Jr back i...

Taylor-Ramirez undisputed bout set for May 22

IBF and WBA super lightweight champion Josh will meet WBO and WBC ruler Jose Carlos Ramirez in an undisputed showdown on May 22 in Las Vegas. Taylor, who captured the IBF super lightweight title against Ivan Baranchyk back in May 2019, adde...

Smith questions Saunders Power ahead of Canelo clash

Former WBA super middleweight champion Callum Smith says he isn’t sure whether compatriot Billy Joe Saunders has the power to get the respect of Mexican star Canelo Alvarez when they meet on May 8.  Smith, who lost his title to Canel...

Canelo promises ‘great show’ for Miami fans

Mexican star Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez hopes to turn Miami into another home for his blockbuster fight nights as he prepares to defend his WBC and WBA super middleweight titles against mandatory challenger Avni Yildirim on Sa...

Pacquiao, Porter outlined as potential Crawford foes

WBO welterweight champion Terence Crawford seems likely to face either Manny Pacquiao or Shawn Porter next, according to promoter Bob Arum.  Arum revealed that Crawford’s top priority is to face ring legend Pacquiao this year with a ...

Zhilei Zhang chasing British opponent

Towering Chinese heavyweight Zhilei Zhang hopes to raise his profile be facing a big-name British heavyweight, according to advisor Terry Lane. The 37-year-old returns to action against Jerry Forrest this weekend on the undercard of Saul ...

Johnson inks Queensberry promotional pact

British light-heavyweight banger Callum Johnson has signed a long-term promotional contract with Frank Warren’s Queensberry Promotions. The former British and Commonwealth champion started his career with Frank Warren, and has returne...

Hearn confident of avoiding Wilder obstacle

Eddie Hearn says he has been assured that legal issues between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will not hinder an undisputed heavyweight clash with Anthony Joshua this year.  Following Fury’s comprehensive stoppage win over Wilder in t...

Parker vows Fa knockout win

Former WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker says he wants to make a statement by knocking out former amateur foe Junior Fa on February 27.  Parker, who faces unbeaten rival Fa at the Spark Arena in New Zealand, says he wants to leave...

Molina predicts Joshua to KO Fury

Two-time heavyweight title challenger Eric Molina has tipped former ring foe Anthony Joshua to capture the undisputed crown by knocking out Tyson Fury if the pair meet this year. Molina, who was stopped in three rounds by Joshua in 2016, re...

Wilder blasts ‘coward’ Breland

Former WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has branded former trainer Mark Breland a ‘coward’ amid their ongoing public feud on the back of the American’s loss to Tyson Fury in 2020. Breland, who threw in the towel during Wilder...

Smith Jr: Vlasov KO is possible

Light heavyweight contender Joe Smith Jr believes that he can become the first man to knock out Russia’s Maxim Vlasov this weekend to capture the WBO 175lbs title in Las Vegas. Smith Jr, who stopped Eleider Alvarez back in August, is exci...

Lopez says Haney must earn undisputed title shot

Amid the confusion surrounding the WBC lightweight title picture, Teofimo Lopez says that Devin Haney must fight some top ten opponents to earn his shot at the undisputed crown.  Lopez currently holds the WBC ‘franchise’ belt along...

Ruiz trimming down for comeback charge

Former unified heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr is thriving under the guidance of Eddy Reynoso and has lost 25lbs since returning to the gym, says coach Jorge Capetillo. Ruiz has not fought since his unanimous decision defeat to Anthony Jo...

Barrett vows eye-catching display against Martinez

Zelfa Barrett has promised to put on a “spectacular performance” when he meets former world champion Kiko Martinez at The SSE Arena, Wembley on Saturday February 13. Barrett (24-1, 15 KOs) was last seen stopping I...

Eubank Jr lacks natural ability, says Smith

Former WBA super middleweight champion Callum Smith says that though fellow Brit Chris Eubank Jr has the pulling power to secure big fights, his natural ability will make it a struggle for him to beat the top names between 160-168lbs. ...

Porter hunting Crawford clash

Former world champion Shawn Porter says that he wants to face current WBO welterweight ruler Terence Crawford in order to cement his legacy in the sport of boxing. Crawford was last in the ring back in November, as he comfortably dismantled...

Fury feeling indestructible

As an undisputed mega-fight between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua edges closer to reality, WBC champion Fury says that he is feeling immortal on current form.  Fury, who dominated Deontay Wilder last time out in February 2020, believes...

Joshua inspired by Mayweather encounter

Unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says he was ‘honoured’ by the ringside appearance of ring legend Floyd Mayweather during his dominant title defence against Kubrat Pulev back in December. Joshua, who is now in negotia...

Kongo to face McKinson on Povetkin-Whyte 2 bill

Undefeated welterweights Chris Kongo and Michael McKinson will collide for the WBO Global Title on the undercard of Alexander Povetkin vs. Dillian Whyte 2 on Saturday March 6, live on Sky Sports Box Office. Bermonds...

Canelo uneasy with fighting Mexican rivals

Pound-for-pound king Canelo Alvarez says that he is not keen on the idea of facing fellow Mexican fighters in the future.  Canelo’s last all-Mexican showdown was his victory over Julio Cesar Chavez Jr in 2017, and the unified super m...