Fighting

Oscar De La Hoya's boxing return will NOT be an exhibition fight

Oscar De La Hoya’s boxing return will NOT be an exhibition fight with ‘The Golden Boy’ to take on ex-UFC star Vitor Belfort in eight two-minute rounds at 180lbs… as legend looks sharp in training footage with less than two months to go Oscar De La Hoya’s return 13 years after his retirement will not be an exhibition The 48-year-old will take on former UFC champion Belfort in LA on

KSI confirms his next two boxing fights with Jake Paul showdown in the works

KSI has confirmed who he wants to fight in his next two boxing matches. YouTube star KSI, real name Olajide Olatunji, was one of the first social media sensations to step foot in the boxing ring, knocking out Joe Weller and defeating Logan Paul via split decision. Despite his success, he has since moved away from the sweet science to focus on his burgeoning music career. However, after the release

Paige VanZant "doesn't miss the UFC" ahead of second bare-knuckle boxing fight

Paige VanZant has explained she "doesn't miss the UFC at all" as she prepares for her bare-knuckle boxing rematch with Rachael Ostovich. The blonde bombshell was one of the most popular stars in MMA before taking her talents to BKFC, where she reportedly earns a sizable amount more than she did in the UFC. She is known for her ability to market her model-good looks while also maintaining a fearsome

Anthony Joshua names five opponents he could face after Usyk including Wilder

Don’t miss a thing by getting the Daily Star’s biggest headlines straight to your inbox! Anthony Joshua has named the five opponents he could face after his upcoming clash with Oleksandr Usyk, and the current unified heavyweight champion has some big names in his sights. Earlier this year, Joshua had been expected to face fellow Brit Tyson Fury in a fight that was widely considered the biggest in British boxing

Anthony Joshua says Oleksandr Usyk is 'just as good' as Tyson Fury: 'What I need – people that are serious'

Anthony Joshua has aimed a dig at Tyson Fury by insisting his next challenger Oleksandr Usyk will “definitely step up”. 🚫THE UNAVOIDABLE FOE👁️👁️ The paths of @anthonyjoshua and @usykaa had to meet eventually… 📺September 25th Sky Sports Box Office pic.twitter.com/QMc8BLgSd6 Joshua’s IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight championships are at stake at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on September 25 against Usyk, live on Sky Sports Box Office. He retains hope of

Joshua to face Usyk at Tottenham's stadium on September 25

Anthony Joshua will face WBO mandatory challenger Oleksandr Usyk on September 25 after showdown with rival Tyson Fury collapsed… as heavyweight star becomes first boxer to fight at Tottenham Hotspur’s state-of-the-art stadium Anthony Joshua has announced his next fight as he faces Oleksandr Usyk  The British heavyweight will put his four world title belts on the line in London  Joshua will be the first boxer to fight at Tottenham’s state-of-the-art

Dillian Whyte set to face undefeated Jermaine Franklin after Andy Ruiz denial

Heavyweight Dillian Whyte is set to face undefeated American Jermaine Franklin after Andy Ruiz's lawyer confirmed that a fight against his client will not take place. The 'Body Snatcher' defeated Alexander Povetkin in a rematch last March, and has now reignited his bid to become world champion, but could first look to America to expand his profile and put himself in position for a challenge at the WBA heavyweight title.

Canelo Alvarez could face Dmitry Bivol after Caleb Plant negotiations slow

Canelo Alvarez could be forced to pursue a new opponent in Dmitry Bivol after negotiations with Caleb Plant hit a snag. The pound-for-pound king is looking to become undisputed champion at super-middleweight, with Plant holding the only belt not owned by the Mexican. But according to ESPN's Mike Coppinger Alvarez could be forced to fight undefeated Russian Bivol after the initial deadline for a fight contract with Plant to be

Khabib's protege Islam Makhachev tipped to take on Conor McGregor

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s protege Islam Makhachev is tipped to take on Conor McGregor in a ‘dream fight’ to settle ‘leftover business’ between both camps – with tensions still high after a huge melee broke out in the crowd in 2018 Conor McGregor took on Khabib in 2018 but lost after fourth-round submission  A brawl had broke out between both camps after the fight outside the Octagon  Khabib’s protege Islam Makhachev has

Anthony Joshua shows off phenomenal physique ahead of Oleksandr Usyk fight

Unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua left his 12.5m Instagram followers in awe, after sharing a photo of his impressive physique during a training session a few days ago. Joshua is set to face undefeated Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk on September 25, and it appears the former Olympic gold medallist has started his training camp for the bout, after he spent several months relaxing and travelling with close friends and team members.