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Tyson Fury would beat Anthony Joshua, says David Price as he discusses heavyweight division, including Deontay Wilder

David Price believes Anthony Joshua is the current leading heavyweight in world boxing, but favours Tyson Fury to beat him. The British contender, who nearly fought AJ in 2016, rates the unified champion as number one at present, however insists the ‘Gypsy King’ could claim the position when all is said and done. Price told […]

Eddie Hearn reacts to Deontay Wilder vs Dominic Breazeale, insists WBC king's team ‘don’t want’ Anthony Joshua bout

Eddie Hearn says Deontay Wilder will be fighting a man Anthony Joshua already “destroyed” when he steps into the ring with Dominic Breazeale. The WBC heavyweight champion announced his next bout – and also the broadcaster for his next bout – at a press conference on Tuesday. Wilder opted to stick with current broadcaster Showtime, […]

American ‘expected to reject’ $100million+ DAZN broadcast deal

Deontay Wilder is reportedly expected to reject a huge offer from Anthony Joshua’s US broadcaster DAZN that would see the pair meet in 2019. It’s claimed the free agent was offered a deal that would see him earn upwards of $100million to fight mandatory challenger Dominic Breazeale, then Anthony Joshua twice if all went to […]

Fresh DAZN talks ‘went well’ as Wilder promises knockout of Dominic Breazeale

Deontay Wilder’s co-manager Shelly Finkel has revealed initial talks with US broadcaster DAZN “went well” ahead of a potential signing. The streaming service want to recruit the American so they can put together an undisputed title fight with Britain’s Anthony Joshua at the end of 2019. On Tuesday, Wilder’s team met with DAZN Executive Chairman […]

Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder FINALLY on course for unification fight in late 2019, says Eddie Hearn

A monumental unification title fight between Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder is tantalisingly close with ‘a clear desire from both sides to make the fight’, according to promoter Eddie Hearn. Ever since beating Wladimir Klitschko in 2017, a fight between the two unbeaten heavyweights to determine who the best in the world is has been […]

Deontay Wilder reportedly set for shock DAZN talks that could revive Anthony Joshua fight

Deontay Wilder will attend a meeting with DAZN chiefs next week regarding a potential broadcast deal, according to reports. Despite being aligned with adviser Al Haymon (whose fighters generally appear on Showtime/Fox) the WBC heavyweight world champion is a network free agent and is now weighing up his options. According to Ring Magazine journalist Mike […]

‘Wilder vs Breazeale is a JOKE fight – he should NOT be mandatory!’ – Dillian Whyte baffled by WBC decision

Dillian Whyte is fuming with the WBC for ordering Deontay Wilder to defend his world heavyweight title against Dominic Breazeale – branding the fight ‘a joke’. The British fighter has been left out in the cold and without an immediate route to a heavyweight world title shot after the WBC’s decision on Wednesday. Whyte is […]