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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

    Anthony Joshua defended his IBF heavyweight title by knocking out Dominic Breazeale in the seventh round Saturday, ending his American challenger's unbeaten record. It was only the second time in the 26-year-old Joshua's career than he has required more than three rounds to see off an opponent.…

    The Associated Press
  • 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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  • 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…

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  • Heavyweight champion Tyson Fury strongly denies claims he is under investigation for steroid use

    Tyson Fury and his promoter Hennessey Sport have vehemently denied "baffling" allegations of doping. The Sunday Mirror alleged on 26 June traces of banned anabolic steroid nandrolone were found in a sample collected from the fighter before he beat Wladimir Klitschko to win his world titles last…

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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…

    AFP
  • 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…

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    Joshua couldn't wait for KO

    Anthony Joshua admits he couldn't wait for the knock out during his IBF Heavyweight title fight against Dominic Breazeale.

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  • 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…

    The Associated Press
  • 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…

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