Promoter Eddie Hearn backs Oleksandr Usyk to beat Deontay Wilder if they clash

Following his victory over Anthony Joshua, Oleksandr Usyk’s next target is Deontay Wilder and Eddie Hearn thinks the Ukrainian wins ‘comfortably’. It has not been long since Usyk beat Joshua by split decision in August, but it seems both men are now moving on to their next challenge. Mark Robinson/Matchroom Usyk has now beaten Joshua […]

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Usyk reveals Bellew and Chisora reached out about how to help Ukraine

Oleksandr Usyk received huge support for joining in the fight against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, including from two former opponents. Since beating Anthony Joshua by split decision in their rematch to defend his unified heavyweight world titles, Usyk has returned to his home country of Ukraine. Instagram: @usykaa Usyk returned to Ukraine nine days after […]

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Anthony Joshua told by Robert Garcia the one change he must make in order to keep him as trainer

Anthony Joshua’s new trainer Robert Garcia has revealed that he’s told him he must leave the UK to train with him in America if they are to continue working together. The new pairing are 0-1 in their endeavours after losing the Oleksandr Usyk rematch on August 20, with AJ now plotting his comeback. Mark Robinson/Matchroom […]

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Judge who scored rematch with Usyk in favour of Joshua confronted after fight

Almost everyone thought Oleksandr Usyk beat Anthony Joshua on Saturday night – apart from one of the three people whose opinion ultimately counts. Usyk was brilliant in the rematch where he defended his unified heavyweight world titles, as well as adding the Ring Magazine belt to his collection by seeing off AJ. Usyk proved too […]

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Oleksandr Usyk brands Vladimir Putin ‘very weak’ after Anthony Joshua win

Oleksandr Usyk hit out at Vladimir Putin at the press conference after his win over Anthony Joshua on Saturday night. Ukraine’s WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight world champion retained his titles and proudly boasted victory for his country, which is currently at war with Russian invaders. Getty Usyk is the WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight […]

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Fury accepts Usyk call out but says ending retirement for undisputed fight will be expensive

Despite all his talk of retirement, it seems an undisputed clash with Oleksandr Usyk may be enough to tempt Tyson Fury back to boxing. After watching Usyk once again brilliantly out box Anthony Joshua on Saturday night to win a points decision, Fury has offered out the Ukrainian to fight. Mark Robinson/Matchroom Usyk was too […]

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Joshua LOSES to Usyk in rematch in heavyweight classic

Anthony Joshua has lost his heavyweight world title rematch against Oleksandr Usyk in Saudi Arabia. The Brit was much improved from their first encounter as he once again took the unbeaten Ukrainian the distance. But Usyk’s ring craft just proved too much for Joshua as he clinched victory for the second time on points – […]

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‘I’ll twist his head clean off’ – Conor McGregor takes aim at Carl Froch

Conor McGregor unexpectedly took aim at Carl Froch on Saturday night while the former boxing world champion was on punditry duty for the Oleksandr Usyk vs Anthony Joshua rematch. The MMA superstar took to Twitter to rip into Froch, though it’s not exactly clear what provoked him to do so. Getty Images – Getty McGregor […]

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Joshua vs Usyk 2 LIVE: Exclusive talkSPORT info for title fight in Saudi Arabia

The highly-anticipated heavyweight rematch between Anthony Joshua and Oleksandr Usyk takes place tonight. Britain’s Joshua was outclassed by Ukrainian rival Usyk in their first fight at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in September 2021, losing his world heavyweight titles in the process. Mark Robinson/Matchroom Usyk and Joshua are ready to face off once again The rematch […]

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Legacy on the line for AJ with career at a crossroads against Usyk in toughest test

Anthony Joshua faces his biggest crossroads fight when he steps into the ring as an underdog for the first time against Oleksandr Usyk in Saudi Arabia with his career on a knife edge. It’s true that every time a boxer reaches this elite level, winning or losing one fight has huge consequences. But this is […]

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