Wilder KOs Breazeale in 1st round to defend heavyweight belt
NEW YORK (AP) — Deontay Wilder believes they are coming, the mega matchup with Anthony Joshua and the rematch with Tyson Fury.
Until then, he moved onto some business with Dominic...
No Fury or Joshua, but Wilder promises to punish Breazeale
NEW YORK (AP) — Whatever disappointment Deontay Wilder may have had in not next fighting Anthony Joshua or Tyson Fury is gone.
Now the heavyweight champion can't wait to get in the ring with...
Wilder hopes to ‘demolish’ Breazeale in title fight
Deontay Wilder is on a mission — and not afraid to talk about it — as he prepares to defend his piece of the heavyweight title Saturday against Dominic Breazeale in New York.
Wilder is talking trash and ready for Breazeale at Barclays
NEW YORK (AP) — Not to be outdone by the other heavyweight titleholder, Deontay Wilder showed he can be a champion at trash talk, too.
A month after Anthony Joshua and Jarrell Miller squared...
Wilder-Fury 2 off for now, according to WBC
The WBC heavyweight title rematch between champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury is off for now.
The two fought to a draw in December and were negotiating a rematch. But WBC President...
Wilder to defend heavyweight title against Stiverne Nov. 4
NEW YORK (AP) — Deontay Wilder will defend his piece of the heavyweight title Nov. 4 against Bername Stiverne, after original opponent Luis Ortiz was scratched because of a positive drug test.
Wilder will make the defense at Barclays Center in Brooklyn against the same fighter he won the WBC version of the title from in January 2015.
Joshua to fight Molina in 2nd defense of heavyweight title
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Anthony Joshua will make the second defense of his IBF world heavyweight title in a fight against American challenger Eric Molina on Dec. 10.
Joshua's promoters announced the fight on Tuesday. It will take place at the Manchester Arena in northern England, a rare fight outside London for the unbeaten British boxer.
Promoter: Joshua-Klitschko proposed heavyweight fight is off
LONDON (AP) — Anthony Joshua's proposed world heavyweight title fight with Wladimir Klitschko in December will not go ahead.
Promoter Eddie Hearn says Klitschko has a "minor injury."
Hearn had announced earlier this month that terms had been "virtually" agreed for a fight between Joshua and Klitschko.
Anthony Joshua to make 2nd defense of IBF title in November
LONDON (AP) — British fighter Anthony Joshua says he will make the second defense of his IBF heavyweight title in November in the northern English city of Manchester.
Joshua's challenger at the Manchester Arena on Nov. 26 will be announced at the end of September.
In a statement, Joshua says "it has taken a bit of time to officially announce the fight. We want this to be a spectacular show, all the way up the card, and it takes time to get these things right."