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De La Hoya: Joshua should be fighting in US not UK

Oscar De La Hoya has offered to make Anthony Joshua a star in the United States, as one of heavyweight boxing’s most exciting talents prepares for the biggest fight of his career this weekend. IBF champion Joshua takes on Wladimir Klitschko for the vacant WBA (Super) and IBO belts – as …

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Fury withdraws from Parker WBO heavyweight title bout

Hughie Fury’s WBA heavyweight title fight with holder Joseph Parker has been cancelled after the Briton suffered an injury. Fury, the cousin of former heavyweight champion Tyson, was scheduled to face Parker in his opponent’s native New Zealand on May 6. But Duco Events, Parker’s promotion company, confirmed Fury had …

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Pacquiao-Horn bout slated for July at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium

After months of negotiations, world welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao and Jeff Horn have agreed to a fight. Pacquiao will defend his WBO welterweight title against the Australian at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium on July 2, Horn’s promoter Duco Events announced on Saturday. While Pacquiao’s promoter, Top Rank, said the deal has yet to be made official, …

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Mayweather-McGregor bout disastrous for UFC – De La Hoya

Oscar De La Hoya believes a potential mega-money fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Conor McGregor would be disastrous for UFC. UFC president Dana White recently suggested the bout is inevitable following months of posturing from the pair. McGregor has vowed to knock out the retired Mayweather, who went 49-0 in his …

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