Mike Tyson, the former world heavyweight champion who retired in 2005, said Thursday he will make a comeback at age 54, fighting Roy Jones Jr. on September 12 in Los Angeles.
Panamanian Roberto “Hands of Stone” Duran was released from hospital Thursday after being treated for coronavirus, the six-time boxing world champion announced via social media.
Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury have agreed in principle to meet in two blockbuster fights, according to Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn.
Australian city Sydney has made an audacious bid to host a blockbuster heavyweight rematch between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder, with promoters eyeing Boxing Day for the trilogy superfight.
Tyson Fury has set his sights on emulating Wladimir Klitschko’s sustained dominance as the British fighter warned he can remain a world champion until he retires.
Tyson Fury is mentally stronger than Anthony Joshua and would overcome his British rival in similarly commanding fashion to how he defeated Deontay Wilder, according to the WBC heavyweight champion’s coach Andy Lee.

Sport British boxing chiefs issue guidelines for return to ring

Boxers fighting in Britain would be required to wear masks during ring walks and would be banned from using a spit bucket under proposals to allow for a resumption of the sport, it was reported on Wednesday.

World Boxing World champion Anthony Joshua in self-isolation after meeting Prince Charles

In a series of Twitter posts on Tuesday, the boxer thanked all those involved in trying to combat the coronavirus.

World Boxing Wilder to face Fury for another rematch in July

The news comes a little over a week after Britain’s Fury stopped Wilder in the seventh round of their heavyweight title rematch in Las Vegas.

World Boxing Wilder will reportedly seek rematch with Fury

He also says a miscalculation with his ring-walk costume proved costly in the first defeat of his career.

World Boxing Fury batters Wilder in TKO heavyweight triumph

Fourteen months after their dramatic split-decision draw, the Briton dominated the American champion

World Boxing Wilder v Fury: We ask local experts to give their predictions

It’s almost time for the thrilling WBC heavyweight rematch in Las Vegas … and observers are predictably divided over what the result will be.

World Boxing Wilder, Fury ready for Vegas rematch

The most-anticipated heavyweight showdown in nearly two decades will transfix the boxing world on Saturday.

World Boxing Fury chasing knockout in Wilder rematch

The British heavyweight said he expected the fight to flip expectations of either a knockout for the hard-hitting Wilder or a points win for Fury.

World Boxing ‘Hungry’ Joshua says no celebration if he beats Ruiz

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.    

World Boxing WATCH: TKO … or Tray Knock-Out! Outrageous kickboxing video surfaces

This fight certainly coins the term ‘irrelevant referee’!

World Boxing WATCH: Wilder crushes Ortiz to retain WBC heavyweight title

The 34-year-old Wilder landed a devastating right hand to end the fight .

World Boxing Wilder ready to risk all against ‘King Kong’ Ortiz

Yet his opponent says the WBC world heavyweight champion employs some tactics that are ‘illegal and borderline criminal’.

World Boxing Racism the catalyst for outspoken remarks, says Fury

The former world heavyweight boxing champion says he made the comments to fulfil the role of being an outsider.    

World Boxing Fight Mayweather or retire, Arum tells Pacquiao

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.

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