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Whyte-Joshua set for December 12th

Whyte-Joshua set for December 12th

🕔20:40, 5.Aug 2015

Unbeaten British heavyweights Dillian Whyte (15-0, 12 KO’s) and Anthony Joshua (13-0, 13 KO’s) will settle the score once and for all on December 12th at the O2 Arena in London – given that they both win their respective fights

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Crolla: Campbell clash is inevitable

Crolla: Campbell clash is inevitable

🕔14:44, 4.Aug 2015

UK lightweight Anthony Crolla (29-4-3, 11 KO’s) would be the WBA World champion right now if it wasn’t for a mind-boggling draw decision that allowed the Columbian Darleys Perez (32-1-1, 20 KO’s) to keep his belt when the pair fought

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Whyte seeks to fight on Joshua-Cornish undercard

Whyte seeks to fight on Joshua-Cornish undercard

🕔17:04, 3.Aug 2015

After a first-round knockout of Irineu Beato Costa Junior (17-5, 15 KO’s) on Saturday, undefeated heavyweight prospect Dillian Whyte (15-0, 12 KO’s) is looking ahead to his future. Whyte is expected to fight domestic rival Anthony Joshua (13-0, 13 KO’s)

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Coyle: Campbell was better than me in every department

Coyle: Campbell was better than me in every department

🕔15:53, 2.Aug 2015

“I’m gutted. I genuinely thought I had enough to upset the odds tonight but credit where credit is due, Luke Campbell is a special, special talent and as I said, he will go on to become world champion.” Tommy Coyle

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Whyte destroys Costa Junior with first-round KO

Whyte destroys Costa Junior with first-round KO

🕔17:59, 1.Aug 2015

Unbeaten heavyweight prospect Dillian Whyte (15-0, 12 KO’s) wasted no time to make a statement against Brazilian Irineu Beato Costa Junior (17-5, 15 KO’s) and ended his evening in the very first round. Whyte, 27, dropped his man down twice

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Crolla granted Perez rematch

Crolla granted Perez rematch

🕔19:21, 30.Jul 2015

Anthony Crolla has been granted a rematch with Darleys Perez for the WBA World lightweight champion following their controversial fight in Manchester on July 18. Crolla produced a superb performance with the Colombian at the Manchester Arena and looked to

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Khan: I will beat Kell Brook easily

Khan: I will beat Kell Brook easily

🕔13:57, 28.Jul 2015

It seems like things are moving forward for a possible showdown between Amir Khan and Kell Brook for 2016. “Eddie sent me a text and I invited him to Bolton,” Khan told The National. “We had a meeting at my

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Quigg-Frampton in the works for two-fight deal

Quigg-Frampton in the works for two-fight deal

🕔13:10, 28.Jul 2015

Matchroom Sports head Eddie Hearn appears to be doing his best to make a fight between his WBA Word super-bantamweight champion Scott Quigg (31-0-2, 23 KO’s) and Cyclone Promotions’ IBF champ Carl Frampton (21-0, 14 KO’s) finally come to fruition.

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Boxing: The Week in Review

Boxing: The Week in Review

🕔22:18, 23.Jul 2015

Every week, there are numerous topics that even hardcore fans, not to mention casual fans, cannot keep up with. Every week, I’ll be here to help you catchup with the sport of boxing, going over the previous weekend’s results, as

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Donaire calls out Quigg: I’ll travel to Manchester

Donaire calls out Quigg: I’ll travel to Manchester

🕔21:49, 21.Jul 2015

Matchroom Sport promoter Eddie Hearn stated on Sunday that his fighter, WBA World super-bantamweight champion Scott Quigg, would likely fight Nonito Donaire over bantamweight titlist Guillermo Rigondeaux. It appears Donaire caught wind of the statement, as he issued one of

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Rigondeaux wants Quigg after Lomachenko rejects

Rigondeaux wants Quigg after Lomachenko rejects

🕔18:39, 19.Jul 2015

It appears that talks between bantamweight titlist Guillermo Rigondeaux (15-0, 10 KO’s) and WBO World featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko (4-1, 2 KO’s) have fallen through, at least for now. Last week, it was reported that Gary Hyde, Rigondeaux’s manager, issued

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Joshua-Whyte agree to grudge match in fall

Joshua-Whyte agree to grudge match in fall

🕔21:58, 9.Jul 2015

Everyone loves a grudge match. And if you thought English soccer fans were rowdy, just wait until these two settle their unsettled rivalry. Anthony Joshua will fight Dillan Whyte for the British heavyweight title. Joshua is undefeated as a professional

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Brook-Rios: It’s not even gonna happen

Brook-Rios: It’s not even gonna happen

🕔23:06, 5.Jul 2015

Before you make any assumptions that one is ducking the other, and you may already have those assumptions when reading this, don’t have them. First and foremost, both Kell Brook, the IBF welterweight champion, and Brandon Rios, want to fight

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Murray added to July 18 card

Murray added to July 18 card

🕔13:46, 30.Jun 2015

Martin Murray has been added to the bill at the Manchester Arena on July 18, live on Sky Sports as the St Helens man continues his assault on the super-middleweight division. Murray made his bow at the weight at the

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Frampton And Quigg Continue To Bicker, Fight Remains In Limbo

Frampton And Quigg Continue To Bicker, Fight Remains In Limbo Updated

🕔08:30, 19.Apr 2015

Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport announced a few weeks ago, amid much fanfare, that negotiations between his own company and Cyclone Promotions had stalled while trying to get WBA World super-bantamweight champion Scott Quigg (30-0-2, 22KO’s) and corresponding IBF titlist

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Haymon Via Warrior’s Win Pursed Bid For Dirrell-DeGale 3.1M

Haymon Via Warrior’s Win Pursed Bid For Dirrell-DeGale 3.1M

🕔13:59, 10.Mar 2015

Looks like good old Al Haymon really wanted James DeGale-Andre Dirrell to happen over the airways of his new PBC on NBC. Now for those that may not know, Haymon has been staging his fights under boxing licenses of other

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Eddie Hearn Eyes Kell Brook vs Frankie Gavin

Eddie Hearn Eyes Kell Brook vs Frankie Gavin

🕔12:58, 30.Jan 2015

Head of Matchroom Sports Eddie Hearn had plenty to say regarding his newest recruit after a press conference. The announcement of the arrival of British and Commonwealth welterweight champion Frankie Gavin (21-1, 13KO’s) into his ever-expanding collection of fighters. Gavin

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Kell Brook’s Opponent to be Named at Press Conference on January 22

Kell Brook’s Opponent to be Named at Press Conference on January 22

🕔12:17, 17.Jan 2015

The date for Kell Brook’s first defense of his IBF world welterweight title will be announced on Monday. The Sheffield star will fight for the first time as a world ruler in his hometown at the Motorpoint Arena after ripping

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Kell Brook to Announce Next Opponent at Press Conference in Sheffield on January 19

Kell Brook to Announce Next Opponent at Press Conference in Sheffield on January 19

🕔06:59, 13.Jan 2015

Kell Brook will make the first defense of his IBF world welterweight title at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield in March, and he and promoter Eddie Hearn will announce the opponent and date at a press conference in Sheffield next

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Floyd Moore Confident of Prizefighter Victory

Floyd Moore Confident of Prizefighter Victory

🕔08:38, 2.Dec 2014

Floyd Moore says he’ll be flying out of the traps to KO his Prizefighter Lightweights III rivals on Saturday night at York Hall Bethnal Green, live on Sky Sports, before jetting off on holiday the next day. Moore, from Fareham

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