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#Boxing

# boxing - Yesterday’s News

From The42 Wilder retains heavyweight title with ferocious first-round KO of Breazeale This Is 40 This post contains videos

Wilder retains heavyweight title with ferocious first-round KO of Breazeale

Deontay Wilder needed just over two minutes to overcome Dominic Breazeale with his 40th career knockout.

From The42 Sensational 'Monster' Inoue wrecks unbeaten champ Rodriguez as Taylor joins Scottish boxing greats Freak Of Nature This post contains videos

Sensational 'Monster' Inoue wrecks unbeaten champ Rodriguez as Taylor joins Scottish boxing greats

Emmanuel Rodriguez was no match for Naoya Inoue in Glasgow as the Japanese became the new IBF bantamweight champion.

# boxing - Friday 17 May, 2019

From The42 Ireland's former world champ Burnett returns from debilitating injury with 6th-round stoppage On His Way Again

Ireland's former world champ Burnett returns from debilitating injury with 6th-round stoppage

Burnett shook off the cobwebs and moved to 20-1(10KOs) as he awaits his return to the world stage.

From The42 'They were worried about getting an extra inch on the soles of his feet... I was like, 'Ye're f****d!'' By Hook Or By Crook

'They were worried about getting an extra inch on the soles of his feet... I was like, 'Ye're f****d!''

Kildare’s Dennis Hogan was prevented from achieving Irish sporting history in Mexico. The whole thing was dodgy, but there may be a golden lining…

# boxing - Thursday 16 May, 2019

From The42 Breazeale 'super upset' by unrepentant Wilder's barbaric claims about killing him in the ring Morbid

Breazeale 'super upset' by unrepentant Wilder's barbaric claims about killing him in the ring

‘There is no way you can get behind a heavyweight champ who wants to take another man’s life or put them in a coma.’

# boxing - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

From The42 Hyland Jr to challenge European champion in Milan Opportunity

Hyland Jr to challenge European champion in Milan

He will face Francesco Patera who inflicted a first career defeat upon Lewis Ritson, Hyland’s sole conqueror.

From The42 'I'm still trying to get me a body on my record' - Wilder reiterates desire to kill in the ring Strong Language

'I'm still trying to get me a body on my record' - Wilder reiterates desire to kill in the ring

The WBC champion has previously discussed this ‘strong language’ with The42.

From The42 Ireland's Burnett first in line to face Super Series champion after tournament-ending injury Back On Track

Ireland's Burnett first in line to face Super Series champion after tournament-ending injury

The 26-year-old hasn’t fought since November but may be back in the bantamweight world-title picture sooner than expected.

# boxing - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

From The42 Frampton to headline in Boston before potential winter world-title shot One Last Push

Frampton to headline in Boston before potential winter world-title shot

‘The Jackal’ will headline in Beantown with a view to sealing a showdown with Top Rank stablemate Oscar Valdez.

From The42 Conlan finally gets revenge chance against Russian who 'beat' him at Rio 2016 Payback

Conlan finally gets revenge chance against Russian who 'beat' him at Rio 2016

The Irishman will face Olympic rival Vladimir Nikitin at Belfast’s Falls Park this August.

# boxing - Monday 13 May, 2019

From The42 Irish youngster McKenna to have 8th professional fight in California next month Sucking Diesel

Irish youngster McKenna to have 8th professional fight in California next month

‘The Silencer’ [7-0, 4KOs] takes to the ring just over a week after his older brother, Stevie, has his second pro bout.

# boxing - Sunday 12 May, 2019

From The42 'I think defeat sends him into depression and he never comes back to fight again' Mind Games

'I think defeat sends him into depression and he never comes back to fight again'

Deontay Wilder would find a loss ‘humbling’ and would make him ponder his future in boxing, says WBC challenger, Dominic Breazeale.

From The42 Pacquiao to fight Thurman in WBA welterweight showdown Supremacy

Pacquiao to fight Thurman in WBA welterweight showdown

The 40-year-old will meet the American at a yet-to-be determined venue on 20 July.

# boxing - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

From The42 Lomachenko to face England's Campbell for WBC title, 'likely' in UK, in lightweight plot twist Petition Approved

Lomachenko to face England's Campbell for WBC title, 'likely' in UK, in lightweight plot twist

The WBC has approved Lomachenko’s request to fight for their vacant title in an unusual move for boxing.

From The42 Michael Conlan set for outdoor summer fight in Belfast Homecoming

Michael Conlan set for outdoor summer fight in Belfast

The former Irish Olympian could face his Rio 2016 ‘conqueror’, Vladimir Nikitin, in August.

From The42 Amateur boxing's crisis-hit governing body warns of legal action if barred from Tokyo Olympics Going Down Swinging

Amateur boxing's crisis-hit governing body warns of legal action if barred from Tokyo Olympics

AIBA said in a statement to AFP that it will ‘defend its legitimate right’ to organise boxing in Tokyo.

# boxing - Sunday 5 May, 2019

From The42 Canelo Alvarez unifies middleweight titles with unanimous points win over Jacobs Convincing

Canelo Alvarez unifies middleweight titles with unanimous points win over Jacobs

The Mexican won a super middleweight title in December and returned to middleweight last night.

# boxing - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

From The42 Andy Ruiz Jr to replace Jarrell Miller for heavyweight world-title clash with Joshua Replacement This post contains videos

Andy Ruiz Jr to replace Jarrell Miller for heavyweight world-title clash with Joshua

Ruiz’s sole career defeat came against former ‘AJ’ opponent Joseph Parker in a majority decision.

# boxing - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

From The42 Wilder to fight Fury in 2019 and Joshua in 2020, claims manager Big Three

Wilder to fight Fury in 2019 and Joshua in 2020, claims manager

Shelly Finkel believes the Fury rematch is easier to make, but a Joshua-Wilder fight ‘will happen’.

# boxing - Monday 29 April, 2019

From The42 Ryan Burnett signs with US giants Top Rank as he begins quest for another world title Ryan's Time

Ryan Burnett signs with US giants Top Rank as he begins quest for another world title

Former bantamweight champion takes on Jelbirt Gomeira on 17 May.

From The42 Joshua opponent to be revealed on Tuesday, says Barry Hearn Replacement

Joshua opponent to be revealed on Tuesday, says Barry Hearn

An announcement over who will replace Jarrell Miller in the opposite corner to Anthony Joshua on 1 June could be made on Tuesday.

# boxing - Saturday 27 April, 2019

From The42 TJ Doheny recovers from two knockdowns but falls just short in sensational unification clash What An Effort This post contains videos

TJ Doheny recovers from two knockdowns but falls just short in sensational unification clash

The Portlaoise man and Danny Roman went to war in a memorable scrap in Inglewood, California.

# boxing - Friday 26 April, 2019

From The42 WBO re-score controversial Hogan fight a draw but refuse the Kildare man a world-title rematch Hogan's Stand

WBO re-score controversial Hogan fight a draw but refuse the Kildare man a world-title rematch

The Kilcullen boxer recently lost his light-middleweight world-title bout on controversial scores.

# boxing - Thursday 25 April, 2019

From The42 Road warrior TJ Doheny primed to join Irish greats on Friday night Unification

Road warrior TJ Doheny primed to join Irish greats on Friday night

Portlaoise’s ‘Power’ faces fellow world champion Danny Roman in a world-title unification clash on Friday night.

# boxing - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

From The42 World Boxing Super Series semis, including Josh Taylor/'Monster' Inoue doubleheader, to air on Sky Cracking Fights

World Boxing Super Series semis, including Josh Taylor/'Monster' Inoue doubleheader, to air on Sky

The concept has been a massive hit with boxing fans, and now has a TV home which can bring it to a mainstream audience.

From The42 Miller deserves boxing ban but Joshua won't knock him while he's down Karma

Miller deserves boxing ban but Joshua won't knock him while he's down

The British heavyweight believes Jarrell Miller’s words have come back to bite him.

From The42 Dana White to finally 'make moves' in boxing after summer Crossing Codes

Dana White to finally 'make moves' in boxing after summer

Dana White isn’t impressed by how the best aren’t fighting the best in boxing, and hopes to change it later this year.

# boxing - Monday 22 April, 2019

From The42 British heavyweight handed six-month ban for biting opponent Disciplined

British heavyweight handed six-month ban for biting opponent

Kash Ali’s trainer says the Birmingham fighter ‘got off lightly’ for sinking his teeth into David Price.

From The42 Khan will not retire on Crawford loss with many big fights still out there, he says Not Done Yet

Khan will not retire on Crawford loss with many big fights still out there, he says

‘I don’t want to end my career like that… I definitely don’t.’

# boxing - Sunday 21 April, 2019

From The42 Terence Crawford stops Amir Khan to retain WBO welterweight title Too Good

Terence Crawford stops Amir Khan to retain WBO welterweight title

The Englishman was unable to continue because of an accidental low blow.

# boxing - Saturday 20 April, 2019

From The42 Horn: Crawford will state pound-for-pound case against Khan Legacy

Horn: Crawford will state pound-for-pound case against Khan

The WBO welterweight title holder gets a chance to impress against another former world champion.

# boxing - Friday 19 April, 2019

From The42 Miller out of Joshua fight after Hearn reveals second failed test Change Of Plan

Miller out of Joshua fight after Hearn reveals second failed test

The promoter says a new opponent to face Anthony Joshua on 1 June will be announced next week.

From The42 No drug-testing took place after Dennis Hogan's controversial world-title defeat, say WBO A Disgrace

No drug-testing took place after Dennis Hogan's controversial world-title defeat, say WBO

The WBO have also deployed an independent panel of judges to re-score the contest.

# boxing - Thursday 18 April, 2019

From The42 Joshua opponent to be confirmed next week - Hearn Decision Time

Joshua opponent to be confirmed next week - Hearn

The promoter has drawn up a list of names to fight AJ in June, and an announcement will be made next week.

From The42 Joshua's opponent Miller to appeal failed drug test after denying any wrongdoing Testing

Joshua's opponent Miller to appeal failed drug test after denying any wrongdoing

American heavyweight Jarrell Miller plans to appeal the revoking of his boxing licence.

# boxing - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

From The42 Hearn keen to ensure Serrano doesn't 'wriggle' out of women's superfight with Taylor Grudge Match

Hearn keen to ensure Serrano doesn't 'wriggle' out of women's superfight with Taylor

The promoter says Serrano has already signed a deal to fight Taylor, and is concerned by the confusion on the Puerto Rican’s end.

From The42 LeBron to produce docu-series on Canelo's middleweight unification clash with Jacobs Collaboration

LeBron to produce docu-series on Canelo's middleweight unification clash with Jacobs

ESPN’s 30 for 30 will meet HBO’s 24/7 when the sporting superstars team up on DAZN.

From The42 Taylor-Persoon undisputed showdown still on despite Miller's failed drug test Phew

Taylor-Persoon undisputed showdown still on despite Miller's failed drug test

The Anthony Joshua-headlined Madison Square Garden event will go ahead with or without Jarrell Miller.

From The42 Joshua fight in doubt after Miller's 'adverse finding' Testing

Joshua fight in doubt after Miller's 'adverse finding'

The pair are slated to meet at Madison Square Garden on 1 June.

# boxing - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

From The42 It's on: Katie Taylor lands dream fight with rival Persoon for undisputed lightweight championship All The Belts

It's on: Katie Taylor lands dream fight with rival Persoon for undisputed lightweight championship

Taylor has previously claimed that beating Persoon for all the marbles would be on a par with winning Olympic gold in 2012.

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