Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 14 °C Saturday 11 July, 2020

#Heavyweight

# heavyweight - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Tyson Fury plans to emulate Klitschko by dominating heavyweight division until 40

‘Why walk away when I’m still young?’ says the undefeated 31-year-old.

# heavyweight - Saturday 29 February, 2020

'The war has just begun' - Wilder vows he will 'rise again' after Fury defeat

Breaking his social media silence, Wilder looks to be eager for a trilogy fight against WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury.

# heavyweight - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Wilder urged to accept rematch pay-off that would open the door for Fury-Joshua

Promoter Frank Warren is hoping the American fighter takes the offer.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

'The biggest heavyweight fight of the last 50 years,' Fury labels rematch with Wilder

This weekend sees the pair face off once again in Las Vegas.

# heavyweight - Monday 23 December, 2019

Fury and new trainer an 'excellent match' ahead of Wilder rematch

Andy Lee feels a change in trainer will lead to a different mindset for Tyson Fury when he faces Deontay Wilder again in 2020.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Joshua questions his own public offer to spar Fury, but remains keen to learn and lend a hand

The chance to spar with Tyson Fury ahead of his rematch with Deontay Wilder is one Anthony Joshua believes would benefit both Britons.

# heavyweight - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Andy Ruiz Jr branded an 'elephant' and a 'disgrace'

Frank Warren has heavily criticised the fighter after he came in overweight for his title rematch against Anthony Joshua.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Whyte to be reinstated by WBC as mandatory challenger to Wilder-Fury II winner

The British heavyweight contender had been provisionally suspended after a failed drug test.

# heavyweight - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Whyte 'should' face winner of Wilder-Fury following doping clearance

Promoter Eddie Hearn feels the star deserves to have his mandatory challenger status restored.

# heavyweight - Monday 9 December, 2019

'It's a life of discipline, dedication and f*****g headaches' - Anthony Joshua

The star regained the IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight titles on Saturday.

# heavyweight - Sunday 8 December, 2019

Joshua welcomes unification clash with Wilder and trilogy bout against Ruiz

Anthony Joshua reclaimed the WBA, WBO and IBF belts by overcoming Andy Ruiz Jr last night.

# heavyweight - Friday 6 December, 2019

Joshua sheds weight as Ruiz piles on ahead of controversial rematch in Saudi Arabia

The heavyweight fighters meet again for the IBF, WBA and WBO titles in Riyadh on Saturday night.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Dillian Whyte bout added to undercard of Joshua-Ruiz rematch

The British heavyweight will take on Mariusz Wach of Poland in Saudi Arabia on 7 December.

# heavyweight - Sunday 24 November, 2019

World champion Wilder knocks out Ortiz to retain heavyweight belt and stay undefeated

Deontay Wilder stunned his opponent with a powerful right hand at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

'I'd smash him for free' - Tyson Fury hits back at UFC boss Dana White

Fury has dismissed comments made by White over his suitability to compete in mixed martial arts.

# heavyweight - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Fury not ruling out WWE return after debut win in Saudi Arabia - but Wilder next in February Dual Duties This post contains videos

Fury not ruling out WWE return after debut win in Saudi Arabia - but Wilder next in February

After his appearance at WWE Crown Jewel, Tyson Fury will now prepare for a rematch against Deontay Wilder.

# heavyweight - Thursday 19 September, 2019

'I'm gonna cut Fury's eye back open' - Wilder threatens heavyweight rival

Deontay Wilder says Tyson Fury’s ordeal with a cut during his win over Otto Wallin will make him vulnerable.

# heavyweight - Sunday 15 September, 2019

Fury wants to face 'bum' Wilder in February after surviving scare

Fury wants to face 'bum' Wilder in February after surviving scare

After coming through against Otto Wallin, Fury again called out Deontay Wilder.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Ruiz Jr to 'make more history' against Joshua in contentious Saudi rematch

Ruiz goes into the bout trying to defend the IBF, WBA and WBO titles.

# heavyweight - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Wexford heavyweight Niall Kennedy suffers first defeat of his career in Boston against Vargas

The Garda came up short against former American Olympic team captain Devin Vargas in Boston.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Wallin warns Fury has 'everything to lose' in Las Vegas Opportunity Knocks This post contains videos

Wallin warns Fury has 'everything to lose' in Las Vegas

The Swede knows he will be an underdog against the Briton, but insists it will be in for a rude awakening at the T-Mobile Arena.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Hearn: Whyte followed protocol before Rivas fight

The Briton was stripped of his interim heavyweight title amid a doping scandal, but his promoter is convinced he is innocent.

# heavyweight - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Whyte reportedly tested positive for banned substance, Hearn claims he was cleared to fight

The Brit claimed the WBC interim heavyweight belt with a unanimous-decision win over Oscar Rivas in London on Saturday.

# heavyweight - Monday 8 July, 2019

Tyson Fury says Wilder rematch set for next February

22 February 2020 is the date the British heavyweight announced yesterday.

# heavyweight - Monday 17 June, 2019

'He was a punching bag' - Wilder unimpressed by Fury's Vegas victory

The Briton’s second-round stoppage of Tom Schwarz did not impress his heavyweight rival.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Anthony Joshua is 'finished' after Ruiz humbling, says Tyson Fury Aj

Anthony Joshua is 'finished' after Ruiz humbling, says Tyson Fury

Fellow Brit Tyson Fury thinks AJ’s best days are behind him after he lost his world heavyweight titles.

# heavyweight - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

'Probably busy, he's just had his fight' - Joshua understands Wilder's MSG ringside snub

Deontay Wilder was invited to get a glimpse of a fellow champion up close, but will not attend this weekend.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

'I'm still trying to get me a body on my record' - Wilder reiterates desire to kill in the ring

The WBC champion has previously discussed this ‘strong language’ with The42.

# heavyweight - Sunday 12 May, 2019

'I think defeat sends him into depression and he never comes back to fight again'

Deontay Wilder would find a loss ‘humbling’ and would make him ponder his future in boxing, says WBC challenger, Dominic Breazeale.

# heavyweight - Monday 29 April, 2019

Joshua opponent to be revealed on Tuesday, says Barry Hearn

An announcement over who will replace Jarrell Miller in the opposite corner to Anthony Joshua on 1 June could be made on Tuesday.

# heavyweight - Monday 22 April, 2019

British heavyweight handed six-month ban for biting opponent

Kash Ali’s trainer says the Birmingham fighter ‘got off lightly’ for sinking his teeth into David Price.

# heavyweight - Friday 19 April, 2019

Miller out of Joshua fight after Hearn reveals second failed test

The promoter says a new opponent to face Anthony Joshua on 1 June will be announced next week.

# heavyweight - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Joshua opponent to be confirmed next week - Hearn

The promoter has drawn up a list of names to fight AJ in June, and an announcement will be made next week.

Joshua's opponent Miller to appeal failed drug test after denying any wrongdoing

American heavyweight Jarrell Miller plans to appeal the revoking of his boxing licence.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Joshua fight in doubt after Miller's 'adverse finding'

The pair are slated to meet at Madison Square Garden on 1 June.

# heavyweight - Sunday 31 March, 2019

'He was like a lunatic' - British boxer disqualified for biting opponent during fight Bite Night This post contains videos

'He was like a lunatic' - British boxer disqualified for biting opponent during fight

David Price slammed Kash Ali for biting him during their heavyweight fight last night.

# heavyweight - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Wilder ordered to fight Breazeale with Fury rematch off the table

The WBC has ordered Wilder to make a mandatory defence of his title with Tyson Fury planning a different route.

# heavyweight - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

'Where's your mum? I pay her rent now': Joshua and Miller get feisty at New York presser I'm Your Landlord This post contains videos

'Where's your mum? I pay her rent now': Joshua and Miller get feisty at New York presser

In the first media event ahead of their heavyweight title fight on 1 June, the pair traded insults at Madison Square Garden.

# heavyweight - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Bob Arum: Joshua desperately needs to fight in the United States Aj

Bob Arum: Joshua desperately needs to fight in the United States

While Anthony Joshua may hold the IBF, WBA and WBO titles, Americans view Tyson Fury as the number one heavyweight.

# heavyweight - Thursday 13 December, 2018

'I don't know what more I have to do to get that message across' - Joshua reiterates Wilder ambition

The WBA, IBF and WBO champion is booked in for a fight in London next April.

1 2