Fighting

Dana White warns Jon Jones could be kicked out of UFC after charges against star

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! UFC star Jon Jones has been warned by Dana White he could be kicked out of the championship following his arrest last month in Las Vegas. Jones was arrested and brought into custody in September, and was charged with misdemeanour battery domestic violence and injuring or tampering with a vehicle. Following the charges UFC President

McGregor in ugly row with Khabib's manager - 'When you die I celebrate'

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! Conor McGregor has become embroiled in an ugly row with the manager of Khabib Nurmagomedov, telling him "When you die I celebrate." The UFC star kicked off the exchanges with Ali Abdelaziz by tweeting a shot of Nurmagomedov’s face from a now infamous incident in April 2018, when McGregor threw a steel object through the

‘No risk, no reward’: Why Tszyu’s next fight could come at a huge cost

Tim Tszyu’s next fight is a huge risk not only to himself but his promoters, who stand to lose $1 million as a result of it being relocated from the Gold Coast to Sydney. Tszyu has a guaranteed shot at a world title after the WBO ruled he is the mandatory challenger for the super welterweight belt current held by Brian Castano. But rather than sit back and wait for

Tyson Fury's latest comments cast doubt over future meeting with Anthony Joshua

Tyson Fury's latest retirement hint has casted doubt over future meetings with Dillian Whyte and Anthony Joshua. In an historic display in Las Vegas, Fury defended his belts with another scintillating victory over bitter foe Deontay Wilder. And he was forced to recover from two knock downs by the American, to eventually put the fight to bed in the penultimate period. But he has now cast doubts over a future

Tyson Fury's promoter issues Kate Abdo apology after his "f*** her" outburst

Tyson Fury's promoter Bob Arum has apologised to Kate Abdo following his foul-mouthed outburst at last week's pre-fight press conference. To avoid the risk of the two heavyweight giants swinging punches three days before the bout actually took place, both camps had agreed beforehand that there would be no staged staredown. Instead, the pair had their bitter altercation over microphones, spending 30 minutes insulting one another and verbally sparring over

Joshua should allow Usyk v Fury unification bout, insists Warren

Frank Warren claims Anthony Joshua ‘shouldn’t go through’ with his rematch against Oleksandr Usyk and should allow the Ukrainian to face Tyson Fury in huge unification showdown instead Oleksandr Usyk and Tyson Fury hold all the major belts in heavyweight division The Gypsy King retained his WBC title by beating Deontay Wilder on Sunday The Ukrainian became the new unified heavyweight champion last month  But Anthony Joshua has triggered his

Tommy Fury is set to face Jake Paul with agreement 'quite close'

Tommy Fury is finally set to face Jake Paul as Frank Warren reveals Love Island star and YouTuber are ‘quite close’ to an agreement to settle their rivalry in November or December An agreement between Tommy Fury and Jake Paul to fight is ‘quite close’  The social media stars and boxing novices have held a bitter feud for months  Fury, 22, and Paul, 24, clashed backstage in Ohio, feuding rumours

Why Haye's desire to fight Fury is more a fantasy than a reality

Past his Haye-day! The former champion might believe he’s Tyson Fury’s ‘kryptonite’ – and there’s plenty of bad blood… but at 40 and without a pro fight since 2018, facing the Gypsy King is more fantasy than reality David Haye has again reiterated his desire to fight WBC champion Tyson Fury  The Gypsy King retained his belt with a stunning KO win over Deontay Wilder  Fury will most likely take

Wilder has no plans to retire from boxing, says trainer Malik Scott

Deontay Wilder will NOT retire from boxing despite suffering back-to-back defeats by Tyson Fury, says trainer Malik Scott… with Bronze Bomber linked with fighting Anthony Joshua Deontay Wilder has no plans to retire from boxing, says his trainer Malik Scott Bronze Bomber was knocked out for a second time by Tyson Fury on Saturday There have been calls for Wilder to hang up his gloves after successive defeats But the

Deontay Wilder power sends ripples through Tyson Fury's body in new footage

Tyson Fury knocked out Deontay Wilder to retain his WBC heavyweight title on Saturday night, having been forced to pull himself off the canvas twice during a dramatic battle in Las Vegas. Fury put the American down to the point of no return in the 11th round of an all-time classic at the T-Mobile Arena, where both men emerged with credit aplenty for playing their part in such a thrilling