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#Boxing

# boxing - Yesterday’s News

Joseph Parker close to getting his wish as heavyweight unification with Joshua moves nearer

Anthony Joshua is edging closer to a World heavyweight title unification bout.

# boxing - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Tyson Fury still looks far from fitness with hearing set for December

There is no guarantee Fury will receive a boxing licence even if he is cleared by UKAD, and he still looks some way off fitness.

Carl Frampton and wife Christine to visit children in Kenya for Trócaire Christmas appeal

The Belfast boxer will spend four days in the East African country just over a week after his 10-round war with Horacio Garcia.

Groundbreaking, big-money pro boxing tournament to take place at Dublin's National Stadium

The winner of the Prizefighter-style tournament will receive €25,000, as well as €5,000 for their amateur boxing club.

# boxing - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Cork's Spike O'Sullivan lands huge fight as co-main event on HBO next month

The Rebel bruiser will fight world-ranked American contender Antoine Douglas in Quebec next month.

# boxing - Monday 20 November, 2017

Tony Bellew-David Haye rematch postponed until March or May due to 'freak accident'

It’s understood Bellew and Haye will now meet in the new year.

# boxing - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Frampton sees out enjoyable war with Garcia to return to winning ways in Belfast

Frampton earned a unanimous decision victory but endured some hairy moments versus a teak tough Mexican.

# boxing - Friday 17 November, 2017

Michael Conlan's homecoming fight to take place at Belfast's SSE Arena next summer Close Calls This post contains videos

Michael Conlan's homecoming fight to take place at Belfast's SSE Arena next summer

The 4-0 pro boxer confirmed the news to The42 on Close Calls earlier today.

Monaghan's teenage boxing sensation to make pro debut at Madison Square Garden

Aaron McKenna will make his paid bow on a future Hall of Famer’s undercard in two weeks’ time.

# boxing - Thursday 16 November, 2017

'Canelo is going to be ringside in Belfast, but he’ll be leaving disappointed'

Old friends Carl Frampton, Jamie Conlan and Paddy Barnes star on a bumper world title bill in their home city this Saturday.

# boxing - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

'I'll be voting for him to eat some kangaroo testicles': Brook excited by rival Khan's jungle stint

Kell Brook admits he’s looking forward to watching arch rival Amir Khan on ‘I’m a Celeb.’

It's on: Katie Taylor to defend world title versus American champ McCaskill next month

The Irishwoman will make her first defence in London’s York Hall on Wednesday 13 December.

# boxing - Monday 13 November, 2017

'Two rounds': De La Hoya reveals he's been training for potential comeback v McGregor

Oscar De La Hoya admits he has been training for five months with an eye toward luring Conor McGregor back into the ring.

'Still got it': Tyson Fury eyeing April ring return as he posts footage of gym work Comeback Trail This post contains videos

'Still got it': Tyson Fury eyeing April ring return as he posts footage of gym work

Fury recently vowed to ‘play with’ Anthony Joshua, and it seems his comeback is finally taking shape.

# boxing - Friday 10 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Boxing company co-founded by Daniel Kinahan to receive 'large up-front investment' after buyout Takeover

Boxing company co-founded by Daniel Kinahan to receive 'large up-front investment' after buyout

MTK has signed a number of big name boxers since it was established.

# boxing - Thursday 9 November, 2017

'Scared is too strong, but I think Joshua is fearful of fighting me. We gonna smoke him out'

Deontay Wilder talks The42 through his spectacular weekend win, ‘peasant’ Dillian Whyte, AJ’s lack of self-confidence and his grá for Tyson Fury.

# boxing - Monday 6 November, 2017

'I was locked up for a full year. My youngest was three months when I got out of prison'

Craig O’Brien has found his calling on the straight and narrow.

# boxing - Sunday 5 November, 2017

'I declare war upon you': Deontay Wilder destroys Stiverne and challenges Joshua Boxing This post contains videos

'I declare war upon you': Deontay Wilder destroys Stiverne and challenges Joshua

It took less than three minutes for Deontay Wilder to knock out Bermane Stiverne in their WBC heavyweight title fight.

'I was ranked fifth in the world and working on a building site. This world title fight is everything'

There have been lean Christmases and broken hearts aplenty, but Jamie Conlan has paved an unlikely path to a shot at world glory.

# boxing - Saturday 4 November, 2017

'I'm really, really bad at trash-talking. She'll win that, but it's who wins in the ring that counts'

‘Britain’s latest world champion’ Katie Taylor laughs off another Sky slip as she prepares for a rapid first defence.

# boxing - Friday 3 November, 2017

'Tell Katie to heal up so we can get to it': McCaskill hellbent on shocking Taylor in December

Having called Katie Taylor out for the bones of a year, Chicago’s Jessica McCaskill is on the brink of landing her dream fight.

# boxing - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

'I mess up all the plans': Deontay Wilder accuses Joshua and Hearn of stalling inevitable fight

‘Nobody cares about who has more followers on social media, who gives a f***? This is boxing!’

'I look forward to the day I step into the ring with Jessica, seriously. She hasn't left me alone!' Put Up Or Shut Up This post contains videos

'I look forward to the day I step into the ring with Jessica, seriously. She hasn't left me alone!'

After a year of call-outs, Katie Taylor hopes Jessica McCaskill answers the call for a December world title showdown.

'The big homecoming, March or April. That's the plan: to unify the division in Ireland'

Katie Taylor intends to unify her division on home soil next spring.

# boxing - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Katie Taylor will headline in England in December for her first world title defence

Taylor will defend her title in the first women’s fight ever to headline a Sky Sports boxing broadcast.

# boxing - Monday 30 October, 2017

'I can’t wait for Anthony Joshua to be on my undercard!': Taylor has her belt, and no rival is safe

The new WBA World lightweight champion intends to fight all of the division’s big names.

# boxing - Sunday 29 October, 2017

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite sporting pics of the week

It’s been another entertaining and eventful seven days of sport.

Promoter Eddie Hearn calls for Anthony Joshua-Tyson Fury fight in 2018

Hearn says he expects Joshua will take on Deontay Wilder next summer.

From The Daily Edge Colin Farrell dropped in to wish Katie Taylor luck before her world title bout last night The Old One Two

Colin Farrell dropped in to wish Katie Taylor luck before her world title bout last night

Must have worked, because she’s now a world champ.

From TheJournal.ie President Higgins and Leo Varadkar pay tribute to 'Irish sporting legend' Katie Taylor World Champ

President Higgins and Leo Varadkar pay tribute to 'Irish sporting legend' Katie Taylor

The 31-year-old Bray boxer became a professional world champion last night.

# boxing - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Controversy as Joshua retains world heavyweight titles against warrior Takam

Takam says he wants a rematch.

Katie Taylor dominates Anahi Sanchez to win her first world title as a professional

Katie Taylor is champion of the world.

# boxing - Friday 27 October, 2017

Anthony Joshua hopes Africa calls after Carlos Takam bout

Britain’s world heavyweight champion has his eyes set on a fight in Nigeria.

'Katie Taylor will win her world title in 6-8 rounds' - Andy Lee

The former WBO middleweight title holder joined us on Close Calls to discuss the bout.

# boxing - Thursday 26 October, 2017

'It will be a dark and rainy night for Katie': Sanchez vows to destroy Taylor's title dream

Anahi Esther Sanchez defends her WBA World lightweight title against Katie Taylor on Saturday.

Gary Murray out of coma and 'recovering well' three weeks after fight with Paddy Gallagher

The Glaswegian was put in a medically-induced coma following his bout with Belfast’s Gallagher on 6 October.

British Olympian Muhammad Ali facing lengthy ban after testing positive for a steroid

The 21-year-old Yorkshireman has been provisionally suspended after failing a test in April.

'Sanchez is a good champion and that’s what Katie wanted - a real challenge'

Near sell-out crowd of between 70-80,000 expected in Cardiff’s Principality Stadium.

# boxing - Sunday 22 October, 2017

'117-110 was a disgrace. I thought Ormond won': Hearn wants rematch after Hyland decision

Paul Hyland Jr won a contentious points decision over Stephen Ormond in an enthralling all-Irish affair in Belfast.

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