Deontay Wilder would be willing to travel for a major heavyweight title fight, says promoter Lou DiBella
Deontay Wilder has been targeted by British heavyweight rivals in recent months Deontay Wilder is willing to leave America for a “major fight” after being linked with a WBC title defence in Britain, says promoter Lou DiBella. The American dismissed an offer to defend his WBC heavyweight belt against... Read more
NXTGEN: Josh Kelly knocked out Tom Whitfield in the first round
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NXTGEN: Josh Kelly served up a swift knockout and Natasha Jonas made a dazzling debut in Newcastle
Josh Kelly dazzled in Newcastle as he stopped Tom Whitfield with a succession of hooks Josh Kelly justified his growing hype with a whirlwind knockout win and Natasha Jonas and Anthony Fowler also impressed on the NXTGEN bill. The second instalment of the NXTGEN series headed to Newcastle and... Read more
NXTGEN: Natasha Jonas started her professional career with a first round stoppage win
Natasha Jonas stopped Monika Antonik in the first round of her professional debut Natasha Jonas marked her professional debut with an impressive first-round stoppage of Monika Antonik in Newcastle. The former Team GB fighter has joined Katie Taylor in the paid ranks and fuelled talk of a future showdown... Read more
NXTGEN: Stuart Hall wins on packed card in the north east
Stuart Hall earns a points victory on his return against Jose Aguilar Stuart Hall kept alive his hopes of another world title fight after a comfortable points win over Jose Aguilar in Newcastle. The 37-year-old former IBF bantamweight champion failed to reclaim his old title in a points defeat... Read more
NXTGEN: Josh Kelly hopes to become a new boxing hero for the north east
Josh Kelly will be targeting his third professional victory on tonight’s NXTGEN bill, live on Sky Sports Josh Kelly wants to become a new boxing hero for the north east as he attempts to boost his reputation on tonight’s NXTGEN bill in Newcastle. The talented 23-year-old can display his... Read more
Promoter Eddie Hearn fears that Deontay Wilder will reject offer of Dillian Whyte fight
Deontay Wilder is expected to defend his WBC belt before the end of the year Deontay Wilder could make the next defence of his WBC title in September or October, but promoter Eddie Hearn fears he will reject the offer of a Dillian Whyte fight. The unbeaten American heavyweight... Read more
NXTGEN: Watch four fights on our live stream and Facebook ahead of Sky Sports 2 show
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The boxing community came together this week to show solidarity for those affected by the Grenfell Tower disaster. Lawrence Okolie, Reece Bellotti and Charlie Edwards joined hundreds of young boxers in west London as the sport came together following the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower. Read more