Jack Catterall grabs Josh Taylor by the throat as security pull rivals apart during chaotic press conference


It didn’t take long for things to kick-off… (Picture: Mark Robinson Matchroom Boxing) Josh Taylor and Jack Catterall were pulled apart by security after clashing in a tense press conference ahead of their April rematch. Taylor defended his undisputed super-lightweight titles against Catterall two years ago on hugely controversial night in Glasgow. The defending champion […]

Radical changes could be made to Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk fight to ensure there is ‘no controversy’


Fury and Usyk will meet on 18 May (Picture: Getty) The World Boxing Council [WBC] has proposed some major changes to the historic Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk fight to ensure ‘there is no controversy’. Fury, who holds the WBC title, takes on unified IBF, WBO and WBA champion Usyk on 18 May to crown […]

Wayne Rooney holds talks with Misfits Boxing and fight a ‘serious option’


Wayne Rooney fancies stepping between the ropes (Picture: Getty Images) Wayne Rooney has held talks with Misfits Boxing over a potential fight, which is seen as a ‘serious option’ for the Manchester United and England legend. The 38-year-old is out of work after a brief and disastrous stint as Birmingham City manager came to an […]

Hamzah Sheeraz targeting Chris Eubank Jr showdown and Saudi Arabia call if he passes Liam Williams test


Sheeraz takes on Williams in the capital on Saturday night (Picture: Getty) Hamzah Sheeraz believes another statement knockout victory over Liam Williams this weekend can pave the way for a showdown with Chris Eubank Jr. The middleweight star has blasted his way through 18 opponents to date, stopping his last 12 with his toughest test […]

‘There is a cult against him!’ – Frank Warren responds to Tyson Fury injury conspiracy theories


Fury’s promoter has hit back at anyone questioning his fighter (Picture: Getty) Tyson Fury’s promoter Frank Warren insists there is a ‘cult against’ The Gypsy King after shooting down conspiracy theories over his fight with Oleksandr Usyk being postponed. Last Friday, the undisputed heavyweight title showdown scheduled for 17 February was shelved after Fury suffered […]

‘The writing was on the wall’ – John Ryder announces retirement from boxing after 14-year career


Ryder bows out with a record of 32 wins and seven defeats (Picture: Getty) Former world title challenger John Ryder has announced his retirement from boxing, hanging up his gloves after a 14-year professional career. The Londoner, 35, challenged pound-for-pound great Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez for the undisputed super-middleweight title last May, going 12 rounds with […]

Fighter who left Tyson Fury with gruesome cut reveals how ‘The Gypsy King’ and his team reacted to injury


Agron Smakici was the man who did the damage (Picture: Getty/Queensberry) The man who cut Tyson Fury leading to his fight with Oleksandr Usyk being postponed insists there is no ill-feeling over the incident and hopes to be invited back for The Gypsy King’s next fight camp. Fury and Usyk were set to meet on […]

Oleksandr Usyk missed birth of his baby before Tyson Fury cancelled their fight


Oleksandr Usyk was meant to face Tyson Fury on February 17 (Picture: Getty) Oleksandr Usyk missed the birth of his baby daughter while training for his fight against Tyson Fury before the British star postponed their bout in Riyadh. Fury and Usyk were set for a highly-anticipated battle in Saudi Arabia for the undisputed heavyweight […]

Fighter who left Tyson Fury with horrific injury insists he ‘doesn’t feel bad’


Fury suffered a severe cut above his right eye (Picture: Getty) The man who opened up a horrific cut on Tyson Fury leading to his world title fight against Oleksandr Usyk being postponed has denied using his elbow on ‘The Gypsy King’. The fight to crown heavyweight boxing’s first undisputed champion in 25 years was […]

Tyson Fury vs Oleksandr Usyk rescheduled for 18 May with huge penalty for a withdrawal


Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk are still set to meet this year (PIcture: Getty Images) The heavyweight world title fight between Tyson Fury and Oleksandr Usyk has been rearranged for 18 May, with a huge penalty for either man if they pull out of the bout. The pair were due to fight for the undisputed […]