The British boxer, 30, said he was “hungry, determined and focused” as he appeared alongside Ruiz in a press conference in Diriyah, close to the Saudi capital Riyadh.    
This fight certainly coins the term ‘irrelevant referee’!
The 34-year-old Wilder landed a devastating right hand to end the fight .
Yet his opponent says the WBC world heavyweight champion employs some tactics that are ‘illegal and borderline criminal’.
The former world heavyweight boxing champion says he made the comments to fulfil the role of being an outsider.    
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.

World Boxing Bloodied but unbowed, Fury ‘ready for war’ against Wilder

The British heavyweight needed 47 stitches after his bout with Otto Wallin last weekend.

World Boxing Joshua bids to rediscover ‘passion’ before Ruiz rematch

The 29-year-old has revealed he wants to add new members to his backroom team ahead of his training for the bout.

World Boxing ‘Wow, wow, wow!’ Philippines goes wild for ‘force at 40’ Pacquiao

Pacquiao floored the WBA champion 10 years his junior, and went on to win by split decision. 

World Boxing Fury batters Schwarz, eyes Wilder rematch

The win saw Fury improve to 28-0-1 with 20 knockouts and will heighten demand for a rematch against undefeated WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder.

World Boxing Joshua takes shock defeat on the chin

The 29-year-old British pugilist went down to one of the biggest upsets in the history of the heavyweight division.

World Boxing Ruiz shocks Anthony Joshua for three heavyweight world titles

Anthony Joshua’s bid to make a splash in his US debut ended in misery for the three-belt heavyweight world champion with a stunning loss to underdog Andy Ruiz at Madison Square Garden on Saturday.

World Boxing What can we do: Pacquiao lets son chase boxing ‘dream’

Boxing icon Manny Pacquiao said Friday he has reluctantly allowed his eldest son to follow in his footsteps after the younger Pacquiao chastised his parents for “killing” his dream of ring glory.

World Boxing Fury to fight before Wilder rematch: WBC

Tyson Fury has informed the World Boxing Council he plans to fight an as-yet-unnamed opponent before any rematch with reigning heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, the WBC said Tuesday.

World Boxing Joshua vows to ‘strip Miller of his soul’ in US heavyweight bout

Anthony Joshua has promised Jarrell Miller he will “strip him of his soul” when he defends his world heavyweight titles as he responded to taunts from his US challenger he was a “posh” champion.

World Boxing Pacquiao tells son: ‘You don’t need to box’

Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao said Wednesday he has urged his eldest son to stay out of the ring after the 19-year-old’s forays into fighting made young man’s mother cry.

World Boxing Fury’s new ESPN deal casts shadow over Wilder rematch

Tyson Fury has signed a multi-year, multi-fight agreement with United States broadcaster ESPN which could threaten the British heavyweight’s prospects of a world title rematch with Deontay Wilder.

World Boxing China’s Xu stuns Rojas to win featherweight battle

Chinese boxer Xu Can registered a stunning upset of Jesus Rojas with a 12-round unanimous decision victory in a featherweight title fight on Saturday.

World Boxing ‘Like a fine wine’: Philippines cheers Pacquiao victory

Raucous cheers erupted from Philippine boxing fans in Manila who jumped in joy to celebrate the victory of Manny Pacquiao against Adrien Broner on Sunday, comparing their 40-year-old idol to a “fine wine”.

World Boxing For relaxed Mayweather, Japan fight ‘all about entertainment’

US boxing legend Floyd “Money” Mayweather said Saturday his focus was on entertaining the fans during his New Year’s Eve fight with Japanese kickboxing prodigy Tenshin Nasukawa near Tokyo.




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