Build-up continues: Joshua better than before, but under pressure to deliver vs. Usyk

Ahead of his heavyweight title defence this weekend, Anthony Joshua – who holds three of the four belts at world level – warned mandatory challenger Oleksandr Usyk of what’s to come for the unbeaten Ukrainian, who many believe must box smart and go the distance to outlast AJ. Continue reading

Worth the wait? Finally, Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce is just a week away now

Daniel Dubois Predicts a "Devastating Finish" Against Joe Joyce - Boxing News

After the bout was postponed, rescheduled and repackaged on multiple occasions over the last seven months, we’ll finally have a definitive conclusion as heavyweights Daniel Dubois (15-0, 14 KOs) and Joe Joyce (11-0, 10 KOs) collide next week. Naturally, there’s plenty at stake for both. Continue reading

Oleksandr Usyk outpoints Derek Chisora, becomes new WBO inter-continental HW champion

Oleksandr Usyk outpoints Derek Chisora for unanimous decision victory in London - CBSSports.com

Oleksandr Usyk outpointed Derek Chisora to inflict the 37-year-old’s tenth professional career defeat in an entertaining main event matchup overnight, winning the WBO intercontinental heavyweight title on a night where Sky’s positive spin did little to help the British-based fighter against a far superior technical boxer who took his best punches and showcased his engine too. Continue reading