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'Best of era': Tyson Fury hailed after beating Deontay Wilder in boxing classic
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'Best of era': Tyson Fury hailed after beating Deontay Wilder in boxing classic

Tyson Fury believes he is the greatest heavyweight of his era after producing a scintillating display to beat Deontay Wilder in a boxing classic.

Tyson Fury, Deontay Wilder kept apart after sparks fly at press conference
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Tyson Fury, Deontay Wilder kept apart after sparks fly at press conference

Fury puts his World Boxing Council heavyweight belt on the line in Las Vegas on Saturday when he meets Wilder for the third time

Muhammad Ali's grandson Nico Ali Walsh wins on professional boxing debut by first-round stoppage
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Muhammad Ali's grandson Nico Ali Walsh wins on professional boxing debut by first-round stoppage

Walsh delivered a hammering right to knock down Jordan Weeks in their middleweight bout, then struck quickly once fighting resumed and forced a halt to the bout after 1:49 at Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Tyson Fury says heavyweight title showdown against Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia on 14 August
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Tyson Fury says heavyweight title showdown against Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia on 14 August

Saudi Arabia staged the 31-year-old Joshua's rematch against Andy Ruiz, when the Briton regained his WBA, IBF and WBO titles in December 2019, putting him on a collision course with Fury, who became the WBC champion shortly afterwards.

Anthony Joshua-Tyson Fury world heavyweight fight set for Saudi Arabia, says promoter Eddie Hearn
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Anthony Joshua-Tyson Fury world heavyweight fight set for Saudi Arabia, says promoter Eddie Hearn

Hearn, who represents Joshua, said the fight is likely to take place on 7 or 14 August. He said 14 August is his preferred date because the Olympic Games in Tokyo will have finished, making the Joshua-Fury fight a bigger “global spectacle.”

Middleweight boxing great Marvelous Marvin Hagler dies at 66, announces wife
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Middleweight boxing great Marvelous Marvin Hagler dies at 66, announces wife

One of the great middleweights in boxing history, Hagler died Saturday at the age of 66. His wife, Kay, announced his death on the Facebook page for Hagler's fans.

Teófimo López takes down pound-for-pound king Vasiliy Lomachenko in terrific performance
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Teófimo López takes down pound-for-pound king Vasiliy Lomachenko in terrific performance

Prior to the fight, Teófimo López talked a big game. Vasiliy Lomachenko simply said ‘we’ll see in the ring’. On Sunday, López was simply too good, too young and too big for Lomachenko.

Vijender Singh eyes pro bout in next couple of months as promoter Top Rank restarts action in US
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Vijender Singh eyes pro bout in next couple of months as promoter Top Rank restarts action in US

Vijender Singh said he has had a word with Top Rank and plans are afoot for a fight at least by October.

Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder III could be held by end of the year, says Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum
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Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder III could be held by end of the year, says Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum

Bob Arum told Fury 'owes' Wilder a third fight after claiming the WBC belt off the American with a seventh-round stoppage in February.

Boxing set for 9 June return in Las Vegas as promoter Bob Arum plans to stage five bouts at MGM Grand
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Boxing set for 9 June return in Las Vegas as promoter Bob Arum plans to stage five bouts at MGM Grand

Promoter Bob Arum said Thursday he plans to stage a card of five fights on 9 June at the MGM Grand, the first of a series of fights over the next two months at the Las Vegas hotel.

Coronavirus pandemic: UFC to fight on, tournament president Dana White says sports world is 'panicking'
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Coronavirus pandemic: UFC to fight on, tournament president Dana White says sports world is 'panicking'

The UFC is determined to fight on amid the coronavirus pandemic. While leagues and organisers across sports cancelled or delayed competition this week, the UFC proceeded with its plans to hold a fan-free event Saturday night in Brasilia, Brazil. Next weekend, the promotion still plans to stage a full fight card with fans inside London's O2 Arena.

Hot summer ahead for heavyweight division with Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder, Anthony Joshua vs Kubrat Pulev
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Hot summer ahead for heavyweight division with Tyson Fury vs Deontay Wilder, Anthony Joshua vs Kubrat Pulev

Boxing's heavyweight division will be heating up even further this summer, highlighted by a third fight between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder and Anthony Joshua defending his belts against Kubrat Pulev in London

Vijender Singh sets sights on bigger things with bout against two-time Commonwealth Games champion Charles Adamu
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Vijender Singh sets sights on bigger things with bout against two-time Commonwealth Games champion Charles Adamu

Vijender Singh would take on the two-time Commonwealth champion Charles Adamu on 22 November in a 10-round fight at the Caesars Palace Bluewaters in Dubai in an event called the Rotunda Rumble 2.

Vijender Singh doesn't expect stiff challenge in upcoming clash against Ghana's Charles Adamu, says 'he is slower than me'
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Vijender Singh doesn't expect stiff challenge in upcoming clash against Ghana's Charles Adamu, says 'he is slower than me'

Vijender Singh said 'I don't expect him to put up too much of a challenge because I have noticed he is slower than me. So, despite his experience, I think I will have the edge.'

Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh to fight Commonwealth champion Charles Adamu on 22 November
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Star Indian boxer Vijender Singh to fight Commonwealth champion Charles Adamu on 22 November

Vijender Singh, managed by the legendary Bob Arum's Top Rank Promotions and IOS Boxing, made his US debut earlier this year in July, recording an 11th successive win, beating Mike Snider.

Veteran boxing promoter Bob Arum asks Manny Pacquiao to fight Floyd Mayweather or retire
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Veteran boxing promoter Bob Arum asks Manny Pacquiao to fight Floyd Mayweather or retire

Manny Pacquiao, who won a bruising 12-round battle with Keith Thurman to capture the WBA welterweight crown in July, has not scheduled his next fight.

Tyson Fury overcomes bloody cut over eye to beat Otto Wallin and set up Deontay Wilder rematch
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Tyson Fury overcomes bloody cut over eye to beat Otto Wallin and set up Deontay Wilder rematch

With blood streaming down his face, Fury dominated from the middle rounds on in what was supposed to be little more than a tune up fight for his scheduled February rematch with Wilder.

WBC champion Jose Ramirez defeats WBO title holder Maurice Hooker in world super lightweight unification bout
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WBC champion Jose Ramirez defeats WBO title holder Maurice Hooker in world super lightweight unification bout

Ramirez, who took the vacant WBC title in the 140-pound division in March 2018, had some blows in the opening round that sent Hooker stumbling into the ropes

Vijender Singh set to make United States professional circuit debut on 13 July against Mike Snider
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Vijender Singh set to make United States professional circuit debut on 13 July against Mike Snider

Indian boxing star Vijender Singh will make his debut in the US professional circuit on 13 July against local favourite Mike Snider in Newark, New Jersey.

Tyson Fury defeats Germany's Tom Schwarz in second-round technical knock-out, talks up rematch with WBC champion Deontay Wilder
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Tyson Fury defeats Germany's Tom Schwarz in second-round technical knock-out, talks up rematch with WBC champion Deontay Wilder

Fury said after his win on Saturday that his camp is planning one more fight, either in late September or early October, before a rematch with Wilder early in 2020