Category: Boxing

Tokyo 2020: Boxing officials from Rio 2016 to be banned from 2020 Olympics – BBC News
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Tokyo 2020: Boxing officials from Rio 2016 to be banned from 2020 Olympics – BBC News

Media playback is not supported on this device Michael Conlan makes his feelings clear after his controversial defeatNone of the 36 referees and judges used at the Rio 2016 boxing competition will be allowed to officiate at Tokyo 2020, an International Olympic Committee task force has said.Several judges and referees were sent home from Rio…

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Andy Ruiz: Boxing champion throws faster jabs at nutritionist ahead of Joshua rematch – Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG
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Andy Ruiz: Boxing champion throws faster jabs at nutritionist ahead of Joshua rematch – Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG

9 hours ago 4184 views by  Rahaman Abiola – Andy Ruiz has shown hunger for glory after he was spotted throwing jabs at his trainer in a more faster note- The Mexican-American will be defending his belts when he meets Anthony Joshua in a rematch of their 2018 fight- The heavyweight star has been tipped…

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Boxing news: Evander Holyfield targets fourth fight with Riddick Bowe as heavyweight legend wants shock – talkSPORT.com
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Boxing news: Evander Holyfield targets fourth fight with Riddick Bowe as heavyweight legend wants shock – talkSPORT.com

Evander Holyfield is targeting a shock return to boxing at the age of 57 for a fourth bout with former rival Riddick Bowe. The two men fought three times in the 90’s (1992, 93 & 95), with Bowe emerging victorious twice, and Holyfield has now said he wants the pair to meet again in Japan.…

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Boxing news: Anthony Joshua reveals new ‘killer’ mindset ahead of Andy Ruiz Jr rematch – talkSPORT.com
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Boxing news: Anthony Joshua reveals new ‘killer’ mindset ahead of Andy Ruiz Jr rematch – talkSPORT.com

READY By Michael Benson 19th November 2019, 9:59 am Anthony Joshua has explained his new ‘killer’ mindset for the Andy Ruiz Jr rematch on December 7 in Saudi Arabia. In a video posted to his YouTube channel, AJ gave fans an insight into his Sheffield training camp as he prepares for a potentially career defining…

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GOtv Boxing Night Mini Holds Today – Daily Sun

All is set for the maiden edition of GOtv Boxing Night Mini, which holds today at the Rowe Park Sports Complex, Yaba, Lagos. The event is a smaller version of the hugely successful GOtv Boxing Night, which has had 19 editions. Five bouts are scheduled for the event, which will see some household names in action.…

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Rowe Park agog for boxing Night Mini showdown – Guardian
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Rowe Park agog for boxing Night Mini showdown – Guardian

All roads lead to the Rowe Park Sports Complex, Yaba, Lagos, this evening for the first edition of GOtv Boxing Night Mini. Boxing fans, who spoke at Yaba, Ojuelegba and Surulere areas of Lagos during the week expressed delight that the boxing show will afford them the opportunity of watching some of the country’s top…

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I will never switch to boxing –Adesanya – The Punch
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I will never switch to boxing –Adesanya – The Punch

Kelvin Ekerete Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya, says he has no intention of switching to boxing. Top UFC fighters from Jorge Masvidal to Stipe Miocic want to make the crossover to boxing, but newly-crowned Adesanya has no intention of leaving the cage. The Last Stylebender in a recent edition of Ebro said he…

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Mike Tyson: Boxing legend forecasts result of his fight against Floyd Mayweather – Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG
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Mike Tyson: Boxing legend forecasts result of his fight against Floyd Mayweather – Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG

7 hours ago 4177 views by  Rahaman Abiola Mike “Iron” Tyson and Floyd “Money” Mayweather are unarguably two big names to have graced the boxing stage with grandeur of championship, social prestige and the financial strength to prove it. The two boxing legends have, however, been entangled in public spat over greatest-of-all-time debate after Mayweather…

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Boxing news: Deontay Wilder says the one area he’s ‘way stronger’ than Anthony Joshua is his mindset – talkSPORT.com
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Boxing news: Deontay Wilder says the one area he’s ‘way stronger’ than Anthony Joshua is his mindset – talkSPORT.com

Deontay Wilder is gearing up for his second clash with Luis Ortiz on November 23 with the WBC heavyweight title once again at stake. If Wilder can win and then beat Tyson Fury on February 22, he may have a direct route to the winner of Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr for virtually all…

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Boxing news: Tyson Fury says he is PROUD of Anthony Joshua and is ‘100 per cent’ sure he will fight fellow Bri – talkSPORT.com
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Boxing news: Tyson Fury says he is PROUD of Anthony Joshua and is ‘100 per cent’ sure he will fight fellow Bri – talkSPORT.com

Tyson Fury has told talkSPORT he is proud of what Anthony Joshua has achieved in his boxing career and says his fellow heavyweight should feel no shame over his defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr. In one of boxing’s biggest ever upsets, Joshua lost his WBA, IBF & WBO world heavyweight titles to Ruiz Jr at…

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Boxing news: Amir Khan reveals he’s made £60million from boxing career so far – talkSPORT.com
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Boxing news: Amir Khan reveals he’s made £60million from boxing career so far – talkSPORT.com

RICH By Michael Benson 11th November 2019, 4:47 pm Amir Khan has claimed that he’s made around £60million from his boxing career to date. The former unified world champion is approaching his 33rd birthday in December and admits his time in the sport is likely winding down. Getty Amir Khan has fought many big names…

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Boxing news: Anthony Joshua advice to KSI, Wilder talks Ruiz Jr bout, GGG fight teased – Express.co.uk
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Boxing news: Anthony Joshua advice to KSI, Wilder talks Ruiz Jr bout, GGG fight teased – Express.co.uk

Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. Boxing news – Express Sport brings you the latest ongoings in the boxing world.PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 10:00, Sat, Nov 9, 2019 Boxing News: Anthony Joshua gave KSI some words of advice ahead of his rematch with Logan Paul (Image: GETTY)KSI reveals Anthony Joshua advice ahead of Logan Paul…

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Boxing news: Anthony Joshua training update, Tyson Fury teases UFC bout, GGG’s next fight – Express
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Boxing news: Anthony Joshua training update, Tyson Fury teases UFC bout, GGG’s next fight – Express

Express. Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. Boxing news – Express Sport brings you the latest ongoings in the boxing world.PUBLISHED: PUBLISHED: 09:00, Sun, Nov 10, 2019 Boxing News: Anthony Joshua, Tyson Fury and Gennady Golovkin all feature in our latest boxing news (Image: GETTY / DARREN TILL / INSTAGRAM)Dereck Chisora lifts lid on…

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Andy Ruiz: Boxing champion told Anthony Joshua his knockout was “punch from God” – Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG
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Andy Ruiz: Boxing champion told Anthony Joshua his knockout was “punch from God” – Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG

6 hours ago 10367 views by  Rahaman Abiola – Andy Ruiz said he told Anthony Joshua his knockout was a “punch from God”- The Mexican stunned the world when he dethroned the British fighter in June 2018- The 30-year-old will defend his heavyweight belts when he meets Joshua again in Saudi ArabiaAndy Ruiz has made…

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Mike Tyson, boxing icon, beats UFC legend Frank Mir in computer simulation – Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG
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Mike Tyson, boxing icon, beats UFC legend Frank Mir in computer simulation – Latest News in Nigeria & Breaking Naija News 24/7 | LEGIT.NG

3 hours ago 6647 views by  Ibitoye Shittu – Mike Tyson took on UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir in a computer simulation- He managed to knock out the former UFC champion after fourth round of the big fight – Frank Mir is an American mixed martial artist and professional wrestlerAmerican boxing legend Mike Tyson has…

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