Fighting

Tyson Fury's game plan for undisputed world title clash with Anthony Joshua

Tyson Fury's trainer insists the newly-crowned heavyweight world champion will not change his tactics for a potential clash with Anthony Joshua. Fury stunned Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas 10 days ago by adopting an aggressive front-foot style to dominate the American and relieve him of his world title. Much of the credit for the Brit's change of tactics went to new trainer SugarHill Steward who took over from Ben Davison

Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will fight for a third time

The third fight is on! Tyson Fury’s promoter CONFIRMS Deontay Wilder has activated the clause that allows the defeated American to try and win his titles back from the Gypsy King Deontay Wilder has triggered rematch clause and will fight Tyson Fury again Fury’s promoter in the US, Bob Arum, says fight will be in the ‘middle of July’ British fighter took Wilder’s WBC heavyweight title in Las Vegas last

Anthony Joshua vs Kubrat Pulev date and venue confirmed as rivals sign deal

Anthony Joshua will make the next defence of his world heavyweight titles against Kubrat Pulev at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on June 20. Bulgarian boxer Pulev is Joshua's mandatory challenger for his IBF world heavyweight title, and the Brit will also place his WBA and WBO titles on the line. Joshua won back his titles by beating Andy Ruiz Jr on points in their rematch in December. It will be

Deontay Wilder to sack coach who threw in the towel against Tyson Fury

Deontay Wilder will part company with coach Mark Breland after he threw in the towel in the seventh round of his defeat by Tyson Fury.  Breland has been widely praised for his decision as Wilder took a beating in the corner of the ring having been dropped twice earlier in the fight But head trainer Jay Deas later said he disagreed with the move – and Wilder has backed up

Cerrone challenges troll to fight at his home after McGregor loss

Donald Cerrone has invited a troll to challenge him at his home after the UFC star was criticised for his performance against Conor McGregor. Cerrone was stopped in just 40 seconds by McGregor last month as the Irishman returned to the octagon for the first time in 14 months. Since then fans have suggested the fight was fixed – something Cerrone has vehemently denied. And following the latest round of

Wilder's trainer 'left crying outside changing room' after Fury defeat

Deontay Wilder has been slammed for his treatment of trainer Mark Breland, who was left in tears after been banished from the defeated American's dressing room following his loss to Tyson Fury . Wilder was clattered to a seventh-round defeat after an inspired performance by Fury in Las Vegas on Saturday night, but claimed he was hindered by the 40lb outfit he wore in tribute to Black History Month. Under

Tyson Fury's wife Paris says she 'wanted to leave' him during depression battle

Tyson Fury's wife Paris admitted she 'wanted to leave' him at one point during his battle against depression, drink and drugs. Fury is on top of the world after defeating Deontay Wilder last weekend to become WBC champion for a second time. Having won the WBC world title from Wilder, Fury is now hoping to fight fellow Brit Anthony Joshua , who holds the other four heavyweight belts, in a

Mikey Garcia must beat Jessie Vargas well to land big fights at welterweight

So Mikey Garcia goes again at welterweight a year after his one-sided loss to Errol Spence in his first outing at 147 pounds. Already a four-weight world champion Garcia wanted to augment legendary status by stepping up two divisions to take on Spence. Having proved a leap too far Garcia has hand picked fellow Mexican Jesse Vargas to put himself back in the frame. He is asking himself the same

Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder rematch confirmed for this summer in USA

Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will face off again in the summer, Frank Warren has confirmed. The Gypsy King’s promoter says the showdown is likely to take place in the USA. Fury stopped Wilder in the seventh round of their high-profile heavyweight fight last month. The first bout in 2018 resulted in a controversial draw. Wilder had 30 days to call a rematch and the American ace has now formally

Wilder exercises right to face Fury again in July

2013 BWAA Nat Fleischer Award winner for excellence in boxing journalism ESPN.com boxing writer since 2005 Five years at USA Today Former heavyweight world titleholder Deontay Wilder has officially exercised his right to an immediate third fight with Tyson Fury. Top Rank chairman Bob Arum, Fury’s co-promoter, told ESPN on Sunday that the plan is for the fight to take place July 18 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in