Category Archives: BOXING NEWS

Ngannou vs. Fury: ‘Coach’ Mike Tyson’s lucrative deal part of Saudi Arabia’s expensive marketing plan

Amy Kaplan / Icon Sportswire, IMAGO During a scheduled press conference in London, England last month, Tyson Fury appeared at ease as he squared off against Francis Ngannou for the first time.  “You’re one good-looking son of a b—h,” the WBC heavyweight champion told Ngannou, the chiseled former UFC heavyweight champ whom Fury is scheduled […]

Keyshawn Davis To Fight Jose Pedraza On December 9th In Pembroke Pines, Florida – Boxing News 24

By Brian Webber: Lightweight prospect Keyshawn Davis is getting his wish, facing Jose Pedraza in a ten round clash on December 9th on the undercard of WBO featherweight champion Robeisy Ramirez vs. Rafael Espinoza. This is a Top Rank-promoted card in Pembroke Pines, Florida. It’s a risky fight for the 24-year-old Keyshawn (10-0, 6 KOs), […]

Canelo Alvarez Vs. Jaime Munguia Is Possible For May, Then David Benavidez In September – Boxing News 24

By Sean Jones: Canelo Alvarez could face Jaime Munguia next May, followed by David Benavidez in September on Showtime PPV. Salvador Rodriguez of ESPN MX is reporting that Canelo (60-2-2, 39 KOs) is looking at Munguia (42-0, 33 KOs) and Benavidez (27-0, 23 KOs) for his two fights next year to complete his three-fight deal […]

Tyson Fury on promoter’s decision pre-Ngannou bout: ‘I would never ever ever have done that’

BOXING TYSON FURY PRESSER, Boxing World Heavyweight Champion Tyson Fury is seen during a press conference, PK, Pressekonferenz at Brisbane Domestic Airport in Brisbane, Thursday, May 25, 2023. Tyson Fury is visiting venues in Brisbane to stage a possible World Heavyweight title fight. | DARREN ENGLAND / AAP, IMAGO Tyson Fury is gearing up for […]

Jermall Charlo Complains: “Showtime Boycotting Me, No Press Conference” – Boxing News 24

By Craig Daly: Jermall Charlo complained today about Showtime failing to give him a press conference or to announce his fight for next month against Jose Benavidez Jr. on November 25th on PPV at the Michelob Ultra Arena in Las Vegas. Assuming Charlo doesn’t pull out of the fight, he’ll be facing the 31-year-old Benavidez […]

Ryan Garcia’s Shortlist For Early 2024: Teofimo, Gervonta & Haney – Boxing News 24

By Adam Baskin: Ryan Garcia has a three-fight shortlist of big-name fighters he wants to face in the first quarter of 2024, provided he wins his warm-up fight against Oscar Duarte on December 2nd on DAZN in Houston, Texas. It’s important that Ryan (23-1, 19 KOs) not overlook Duarte (26-1, 21 KOs) because this guy […]

Ryan Garcia Faces Oscar Duarte At Toyota Center In Houston, TX On December 2nd On DAZN – Boxing News 24

By Dan Ambrose:  Ryan Garcia met today with his opponent lightweight contender  Oscar Duarte for their kickoff press conference for their twelve round 140-lb clash on December 2nd in the main event on DAZN at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. It was revealed today that Ryan’s fight with Duarte (26-1, 21 KOs) will be […]

Bob Arum On Anthony Joshua: “No One In The United States Knows” Him – Boxing News 24

By Jake Tiernan: Promoter Bob Arum sees it as not a big deal that Anthony Joshua wants to fight on Tyson Fury’s undercard in December because he says that AJ isn’t well-known with U.S fans. Arum says it’s a “Brit thing” about the struggling former two-time heavyweight champion Joshua (26-3, 23 KOs) wanting to be […]

WBC President Says Tyson Fury Must Defend After Usyk Fights – Boxing News 24

By Jake Tiernan: WBC president Mauricio Sulaiman has confirmed that Tyson Fury must make a title defense of his heavyweight belt with their organization after he gets done with his fights with Francis Ngannou and IBF/WBA/WBO champion Oleksandr Usyk. Fury & Usyk have a bilateral rematch clause in their contract, which guarantees there will be […]

Keith Thurman Gets Title Shot Instead Of Boots Ennis: Is It Fair? – Boxing News 24

By Brian Webber: Inactive 34-year-old Keith “One Time” Thurman is expected to fight Eimantas Stanionis for the WBA “regular” welterweight title on December 9th instead of Jaron “Boots” Ennis. While Thurman may be old, balding, inactive, and has skills that have eroded badly, he’s well-known to older boxing fans who remember his heyday from 2015 […]