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  • Thurman outpoints Porter to defend WBA welterweight belt

    Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter did their best to ensure the wait won't be anywhere near so long for the next such boxing telecast. Thurman defended his WBA welterweight title Saturday night with a 12-round unanimous decision over Porter. Thurman won on all three cards 115-113.

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  • Joshua knocks out Breazeale to defend IBF heavyweight title

    LONDON (AP) — Anthony Joshua defended his IBF heavyweight title by knocking out Dominic Breazeale in the seventh round Saturday, ending his American challenger's unbeaten record.

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  • Keith Thurman can seize momentum with Mayweather, Pacquiao retired

    Few fighters have the mainstream potential of Thurman. He’s charismatic, engaging, gifted with power in both hands, as Shawn Porter found out on Saturday night.

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  • Fury says he is injured, rematch vs Klitschko postponed

    LONDON (AP) — World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury was forced on Friday to postpone his rematch with Wladimir Klitschko after hurting his left ankle while training for the fight.

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  • Imperious Joshua retains world boxing title

    Anthony Joshua cruised to a seventh round victory over Dominic Breazeale in a first world title defence on Saturday night. The 26-year-old Briton floored his American challenger twice in the seventh round as he retained his International Boxing Federation (IBF) heavyweight title and extended his…

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  • Injured Fury postpones rematch with Klitschko

    (Reuters) - World heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has announced the postponement of his much-anticipated re-match with Ukrainian Wladimir Klitschko after the British boxer suffered an ankle sprain on a run. Fury was due to defend his WBA and WBO heavyweight crowns in against Klitschko in Manchester…

    Reuters
  • Anthony Joshua ready for all-comers

    Anthony Joshua feels ready to take on any of the world’s elite heavyweights after a seventh round victory over Dominic Breazeale on Saturday. In a first defence of his International Boxing Federation (IBF) heavyweight title, Joshua floored his American challenger twice in a comfortable victory at…

    AFP
  • Chris Eubank Jr vs Gennady Golovkin: Terms 'virtually agreed' for London mega-fight

    Chris Eubank Jr and Gennady Golovkin are on the cusp of agreeing to fight in London, according to Eddie Hearn. Eubank, 26, is set to defend his British middleweight title against Tom Dorran at the O2 Arena in London on Saturday (25 June). "There's been lots of conversations, contracts have been…

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  • Joshua eyes title defence as step towards undisputed goal

    Life has not changed much for Anthony Joshua since winning a version of the world heavyweight title and he sees Saturday's first defence as merely a stepping stone towards his ultimate goal. The 2012 Olympic gold medallist will be trying to claim his 17th knockout victim from as many professional…

    AFP
  • Keith Thurman vs Shawn Porter: How to watch live, preview, quotes, odds and prediction

    Keith Thurman puts his WBA welterweight title and his undefeated record on the line against Shawn Porter at the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn on Saturday 25 June. Thurman vs Porter is available to watch live on Sky Sports 1 from 2am [Sunday 26 June]. Saturday will give us the biggest indication as to…

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  • Breazeale expected to give Joshua better fight than Martin

    Dominic Breazeale isn't expected to freeze in the ring against IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua like Charles Martin did two months ago. Breazeale also isn't expected to last much longer on Saturday in London than Martin's two-round knockout. Joshua has yet to be beaten or go the distance…

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  • Anthony Joshua vs Dominic Breazeale: How to watch, preview, quotes, odds, undercard and prediction

    British boxing favourite Anthony Joshua returns to London's O2 Arena on Saturday night (25 June) to mount the very first defence of his IBF world heavyweight title in front of an adoring home crowd. In the United Kingdom, Joshua vs Breazeale is available to order and watch live via Sky Sports Box…

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  • Joshua overpowers Breazeale to retain IBF title

    Britain's Anthony Joshua put on a devastating display to retain his IBF heavyweight crown with a seventh round knockout of American Dominic Breazeale at London's O2 Arena on Saturday. Unbeaten Joshua dominated from the start but the 30-year-old Breazeale proved a courageous opponent, absorbing some…

    Reuters
  • Drug cheats deserve lifetime bans, says Joshua

    (Reuters) - Boxers who fail doping tests should be banned for life, according to Britain's IBF world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. Joshua became the first boxer to hold the Olympic super-heavyweight crown and a version of the world heavyweight title simultaneously with his triumph at the O2…

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