Nothing easy about Joshua-Klitschko American TV deal

[ad_1] In less than three weeks, Anthony Joshua will defend his world title against former longtime champion Wladimir Klitschko in one the biggest heavyweight fights in years. Wembley Stadium in London, where the fight will take place April 29, sold out quickly and will have a British boxing-record crowd of some 90,000 on hand. The […]

Flanagan manager sizes up Lomachenko

[ad_1] The manager of WBO world lightweight champion Terry Flanagan is keen to begin talks over a fight with super-featherweight king Vasyl Lomachenko. Flanagan (33-0-KO13) made a routine fifth defence of his crown against Petr Petrov in Manchester on Saturday — winning comfortably on points — but a few hours later was outshone by the […]

Klitschko to AJ: I am Everest

[ad_1] Wladimir Klitschko has warned Anthony Joshua he will be facing his Everest when they fight at Wembley Stadium on April 29. The 41-year-old is bidding to win Joshua’s IBF heavyweight title and the WBA belt last held by Tyson Fury in front of what is expected to be a post-war record crowd of 90,000 […]

Alvarez moving to middleweight after next bout

[ad_1] Junior middleweight world titleholder Canelo Alvarez said on Tuesday that he will campaign as a full-fledged 160-pound middleweight following his showdown with Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Alvarez’s comments came during a teleconference with boxing reporters to discuss his showdown with Mexican rival Chavez on May 6 (HBO PPV) — Cinco de Mayo weekend — […]