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Anthony Joshua calls out Deontay Wilder after breezing past Joseph Parker

Anthony Joshua called for a heavyweight unification fight with Deontay Wilder, saying it was "not time to sit back and enjoy the ride", after beating Joseph Parker in Cardiff on Saturday.

Deontay Wilder: I want a body on my record

The World Boxing Council has vowed to investigate heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder after he was quoted as saying he wanted to cause a death in a boxing ring.

Anthony Joshua tells heavyweight rival Deontay Wilder to ‘stop the fantasy’

Anthony Joshua has urged Deontay Wilder to be "realistic" about who is the bigger draw card should the heavyweight champions meet in a blockbuster unification fight.

Jose Ramirez claims super lightweight belt

Jose Ramirez claimed the vacant World Boxing council super lightweight world title on Saturday with a 12-round unanimous decision over fellow American Amir Imam, AFP reports.

Deontay Wilder: I will knock out Anthony Joshua

Deontay Wilder, World Boxing Council heavyweight champion, has boasted that he will knock Anthony Joshua.

Manny Pacquiao eyes next fight in Malaysia

Philippine boxing idol Manny Pacquiao said his next opponent would be either world champion Lucas Matthysse or Danny Garcia in Malaysia in May or June, after rejecting an undercard offer to face Mike Alvarado.

Holyfield: I want Anthony Joshua, Deontay Wilder fight‎

Former World Heavyweight Boxing champion, Evander Holyfield, has advised Anthony Joshua, the current International Boxing Federation (IBF), World Boxing Association (WBA) and International Boxing Organisation (IBO) heavyweight champion and Deontay Wilder, the current World Boxing Council heavyweight title holder to agree to a fight while the money is there.

Deontay Wilder calls out Anthony Joshua after another TKO

American heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder tempted Britain’s Anthony Joshua with a fight after knocking out Cuba’s Luis Ortiz in the 10th round on Saturday.

Deontay Wilder: Anthony Joshua afraid to fight me

World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight champion America’s Deontay Wilder says Anthony Joshua, the British world heavyweight champion with Nigerian heritage, does not have the “confidence” to fight him.
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Video: Undefeated dwarf boxer Wanheng Menayothin one win from Floyd Mayweather record

A tiny Thai boxer dubbed the ‘dwarf giant’ is one win away from matching Floyd Mayweather’s illustrious 50-0 record.

Anthony Joshua laughs off Joseph Parker’s drug taunts

Britain's Anthony Joshua dismissed a claim by New Zealand's Joseph Parker he is the "king of steroids" ahead of their world heavyweight title unification bout.

It’ll take more than a human to stop me – Anthony Joshua replies Joseph...

Britain’s Anthony Joshua dismissed a claim by New Zealand’s Joseph Parker he is the “king of steroids” ahead of their world heavyweight title unification bout.

Anthony Joshua afraid of fighting Deontay Wilder – Promoter Lou DiBella

American promoter Lou DiBella has accused Nigerian-born British world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua of running away from fighting Deontay Wilder.

WBC champion Deontay Wilder wants ‘Ultimate Fight’ with Anthony Joshua

World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has stated that his ultimate goal is to fight International Boxing Federation (IBF) and World Boxing Association (WBA) title holder Nigerian-born Anthony Joshua.

Golovkin retains titles in thrilling draw with Alvarez

Gennady Golovkin retained his three world titles Saturday, fighting to a draw with Mexican star Canelo Alvarez in a showdown for middleweight supremacy that lived up the hype.

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