Fighting

Deontay Wilder finally breaks silence to tell Tyson Fury ‘it’s war’

Deontay Wilder has finally broken his silence to tell Tyson Fury that he is ready for “war” after the Brit stripped him of his WBC heavyweight title. Wilder, 34, suffered the first defeat of his career is Las Vegas last Saturday night as Fury delivered a boxing masterclass to win by TKO in the seventh round. However, he is expected to trigger a rematch clause meaning a trilogy is likely

Deontay Wilder confirms intention to regain title in Tyson Fury trilogy fight

Deontay Wilder has appeared to confirm his intention to fight Tyson Fury a third time as he vowed to "rise again" and "regain the title". Wilder lost his WBC heavyweight title to The Gypsy King after his corner threw in the towel in the seventh round of their rematch in Las Vegas last week. The dethroned champion has three weeks to trigger a clause in his contract which will allow

Harris trades Amazon Warehouse for American Dream in bid to deliver world title

Jay Harris hopes he can ditch the Amazon Warehouse for good and deliver a world title belt to his unborn child. Welsh flyweight Harris has enjoyed a remarkable turnaround just 18 months after coming close to quitting the sport. Opportunities dried up after he won the Commonwealth title and he had to be persuaded by family and friends not to give up on his dream. Overnight shifts at an Amazon

Deontay Wilder backtracks over firing his trainer ahead of Tyson Fury rematch

Deontay Wilder has confirmed he will keep his long-time trainer Mark Breland on his team for the rematch against Tyson Fury. Wilder was taking heavy punishment from Fury for seven rounds of their rematch in Las Vegas before Breland called an end to the fight by throwing the towel into the ring. Jay Deas, who is Wilder’s head coach, did not agree with the decision while the Bronze Bomber was

WWE superstar Seth Rollins makes Goldberg joke after Super ShowDown title change

Seth Rollins has weighed-in on Goldberg's surprise victory over "The Fiend" Bray Wyatt at WWE Super ShowDown on Thursday. The WWE Hall of Famer produced an upset to claim the title of Universal Champion for the second time in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. After a number of early spears, Goldberg sealed the victory with a Jackhammer to strip The Fiend of his title. Rollins had been among a number of WWE

Gordon Ramsay predicted Fury's seventh round knockout of Wilder

‘Get it done in seven rounds’: Gordon Ramsay predicted Tyson Fury’s seventh round knockout of Deontay Wilder after visiting heavweight champion in his dressing room before Las Vegas bout Gordon Ramsay has forged a friendship with Tyson Fury over the past year Ramsay visited Fury in his dressing room before his fight against Tom Schwarz The chef predicted Fury’s extra weight would give him better chance of victory Gordon Ramsay

Kai Yafai idolised boxing icon Roman Gonzalez - now he’s set for Texas showdown

Tyson Fury returned to the top of the heavyweight world last weekend – but now it's time for Britain's longest reigning world champion to get his defining night. Birmingham's WBA super-flyweight champion Kal Yafai once sat ringside in awe of boxing icon Roman 'Chocolatito' Gonzalez. But now he gets the chance to face the pound-for-pound superstar in the early hours of tomorrow in Texas. Yafai, 30, won the WBA belt

Cody Rhodes on his newfound confidence in AEW and preparing himself mentally for his matches

Cody Rhodes competed in the WWE from 2006-2016. But during his time in the land of sports entertainment, Rhodes never sniffed the main event scene. Instead, he was saddled with one bad gimmick after another, ranging from “Dashing” Cody Rhodes to Stardust. After asking for and receiving his release, it’s been an entirely different Rhodes.  He’s grown as a performer exponentially inside the ring since signing a contract with All

WWE address fears of coronavirus affecting WrestleMania 36 after Super ShowDown

WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon insists health and safety will always come first amid the outbreak of the coronavirus ahead of WrestleMania 36. WrestleMania is set to take place on April 5 at the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida but questions have risen as COVID-19, as the virus has become officially known, has spread in every continent bar Antarctica. The health and safety of not only our fan

Anthony Joshua vs Tyson Fury: Eddie Hearn fires £500m message to Gypsy King's dad

Eddie Hearn has responded to John Fury’s £500million demand for his son Tyson to fight Anthony Joshua. A fight between the Brits is currently the most-desired contest in boxing following Fury’s emphatic dethroning of Deontay Wilder last weekend. Fury claimed the WBC heavyweight title with a tactical masterclass at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand Garden Arena, which ended with him scoring a seventh-round technical knockout victory. The lineal heavyweight champion overwhelmed