Tag Archives: Anthony Joshua

Robert Helenius stuns Adam Kownacki to earn shot at Joshua’s WBA title | Sport

It’s back to the drawing board for heavyweight contender Adam Kownacki after he was handed his first career defeat in shocking fashion on Saturday night at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. Kownacki came up short in a WBA title eliminator for an eventual shot one of Anthony Joshua’s three championship belts, suffering …

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Eddie Hearn ‘ready to conclude’ deal for Joshua-Fury December showdown | Sport

Eddie Hearn has revealed he is “ready to conclude a deal” for a December showdown between Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury to determine the undisputed world heavyweight champion. Fury wrenching the WBC title from Deontay Wilder in a spectacular display last month means he and fellow Briton Joshua, the WBA, …

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Anthony Joshua would be underdog against Tyson Fury, says Eddie Hearn | Sport

Promoter Eddie Hearn has said “we’d be clowns” if he failed to agree a deal for Anthony Joshua to fight the new WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, adding that his camp relish the prospect of their fighter going into the fight as underdog. Following Fury’s dominant seventh-round stoppage victory over …

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Tyson Fury expects Deontay Wilder rematch rather than Joshua showdown | Sport

Tyson Fury knocks down Deontay Wilder in the fifth.

Tyson Fury is “almost sure” he will face Deontay Wilder for a third time rather than Anthony Joshua in an all-British four-belt unification fight that would crown an undisputed heavyweight champion for the first time in two decades. Fury administered a shocking beatdown of the favoured American knockout merchant to …

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