Boxing

Joshua, Fury Bout Deal Signed 

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
After months of arduous negotiations between competing promoters and rival champions, the contract for a two-fight deal between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua to unify the heavyweight titles has finally been signed. We 39;d like to get a site deal confirmed in the next month, said Eddie Hearn, ...

UFC: Blachowicz Defeats Israel AdesanyaThe

Sunday, March 7, 2021
Jan Blachowicz beat the previously undefeated Adesanya by unanimous decision (49-46, 49-45, 49-45) to retain his light heavyweight title in the main event of UFC 259. Adesanya, the UFC middleweight champion, was attempting to become just the fifth fighter in UFC history to hold two titles concurr ...

Kamaru Usman Beats  Burns To Set New Record

Sunday, February 14, 2021
Kamaru Usman, popularly known as the Nigerian Nightmare Usman defeated Burns, his former teammate, via TKO at 34 seconds of the third round to defend his UFC welterweight title in the main event of UFC 258 in Las Vegas. Usman landed a right hand as he was switching stances to floor Burns, then sl ...

Buhari Hails New Featherweight Champion, Ridwan Oyekola, “The Scorpion’’

Wednesday, December 30, 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with new World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Featherweight Champion, Ridwan Oyekola, ldquo;The Scorpion rsquo; rsquo;. In a congratulatory message issued by his spokesman, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Tuesday, the president joined all Nige ...

Boxing: Joshua-Fury World Title Belts Could Be Dropped To Make 2021 Fight

Thursday, December 17, 2020
Promoters Eddie Hearn and Frank Warren have agreed world title belts could be dropped in order to make Tyson Fury versus Anthony Joshua a reality in 2021. Both sides started negotiations this week for the rival world heavyweight champions to meet next, after Joshua stopped Kubrat Pulev in nine ro ...

How Anthony Joshua Defeated Pulev To Raise Fury Clash Hope 

Sunday, December 13, 2020
Unified world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua mixed power and patience as he knocked out Kubrat Pulev to bolster hopes that a historic fight against Tyson Fury could soon be a reality. The British heavyweight drilled his mandatory challenger to the canvas twice in round three in a chaotic flu ...

Boxing: Anthony Joshua Knocks Out Pulev To Retain Heavyweight Titles

Sunday, December 13, 2020
Anthony Joshua has retained his IBO, WBA, IBF and WBO World Heavyweight titles as he knocked out Kubrat Pulev in the 9th round. The champion dictated the fight from the beginning to the end, landing heavy punches on his Bulgarian opponent. Three uppercuts in quick succession set up Kubrat Pule ...

Israel Adesanya Beats Paulo Costa To Retain Ufc Middleweight Title 

Sunday, September 27, 2020
In a bout billed as one of the biggest in recent middleweight history, the charismatic Israel Adesanya made it look easy. Adesanya dominated Paulo Costa, culminating in a TKO at 2 minutes, 59 seconds of the second round in the main event of UFC 253 on Saturday night in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emir ...

Israel Adesanya Becomes First MMA Fighter To Land Puma Deal

Friday, September 18, 2020
UFC champion Israel Adesanya is making some history ahead of his middleweight title defense next weekend. The undefeated Adesanya has signed a multiyear deal with Puma, the company announced Thursday. He will be the face of Puma 39;s Oceania division but will also be a part of its global mark ...

Mike Tyson Set For Boxing Comeback With Jones Clash

Friday, July 24, 2020
Former world heavyweight champion, Mike Tyson who retired in 2005, will make a comeback at age 54, fighting Roy Jones Jr. on 12 September in Los Angeles. Iron Mike Tyson made the announcement on his Legends Only League website, and that it will be an eight-round exhibition bout against Jones, a 5 ...
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