Friday, August 2, 2019

Tag "Tyson Fury"

    ‘He wasn’t a true champion’ — Wilder, Fury react to Joshua’s shocking loss to Ruiz

‘He wasn’t a true champion’ — Wilder, Fury react to Joshua’s shocking loss to Ruiz

The internet went agog in the early hours of Sunday following Anthony Joshua’s shocking defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr on his debut in the United States.Ruiz, who stunned the British fighter with a “TKO” in the seventh round to become Mexico’s first ever world heavyweight champion, walked away from Madison Square Garden with all of Joshua’s titles — including the [...]

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    ‘Grow up and fight somebody’ — Tyson Fury sends message to Anthony Joshua

‘Grow up and fight somebody’ — Tyson Fury sends message to Anthony Joshua

Tyson Fury, British heavyweight boxer, has once again directed a scathing media attack at Anthony Joshua, his fellow Briton and the unified world heavyweight boxing champion, to “grow up and fight somebody” of note to defend his heavyweight titles.The 30-year-old former champion, who was stripped of his WBC title, which was then won by the 29-year-old Joshua, after he knocked [...]

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    Fury vs Wilder: Thrilling bout ends in split draw

Fury vs Wilder: Thrilling bout ends in split draw

Tyson Fury survived two knockdowns to earn a draw in an enthralling fight at the Staples Center in New York.In a fight billed as the biggest boxing contest in the country for over a decade, Fury, known also as the gipsy king, fought doggedly to impress the judges, denying Deontay Wilder a knockout for the first in 40 fights.The evasive, [...]

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    Heavyweight boxing: Wilder and Fury clash at press conference

Heavyweight boxing: Wilder and Fury clash at press conference

Three days before their heavyweight bout, boxers Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder clashed at a chaotic press conference.Ahead of the Heavyweight fight to determine a worthy challenger for the heavyweight's new king, Anthony Joshua, both boxer could be seen throwing words at each other while fielding questions, before the customary head shot descended into chaos, courtesy of Wilder.The 33-year old [...]

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    Fury calls Joshua ‘disgrace to boxing’ for not fighting Wilder in US

Fury calls Joshua ‘disgrace to boxing’ for not fighting Wilder in US

Tyson Fury says Anthony Joshua is a "disgrace" to boxing for not fighting Deontay Wilder in the US.The British boxer says his countryman is scared of fighting Wilder, adding that the heavyweight division deserves better from him.Joshua holds the World Boxing Association (WBA), World Boxing Organization (WBO), International Boxing Organisation (IBO) and International Boxing Federation (IBF) titles.He failed to reach [...]

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    Joshua: It’s me versus the world right now, I’ve got to fight them all

Joshua: It’s me versus the world right now, I’ve got to fight them all

Anthony Joshua says he is ready to fight any opponent that comes his way, be it Joseph Parker, Deontay Wilder or Tyson Fury.The WBA and IBF heavyweight champion however said he is keen to fight Fury, who awaits a ruling on an existing drug ban."It’s Anthony Joshua versus the world right now, I have got to fight them all," Joshua told Skysports [...]

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    Joshua needs big fights, not ‘joker’ Fury, says Holyfield

Joshua needs big fights, not ‘joker’ Fury, says Holyfield

Four-time heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield has advised reigning world champion Anthony Joshua not to fight Tyson Fury, who he described as a "joker".He said Joshua should be careful in choosing his next opponent.Holyfield, 54, said Fury is not the fighter Joshua should be squaring up against if he truly desires glory."Joshua has to think about his image. He doesn’t need [...]

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    Tyson Fury to Anthony Joshua: I’m more Nigerian than you

Tyson Fury to Anthony Joshua: I’m more Nigerian than you

Briton Tyson Fury says he is more of a Nigerian than Anthony Joshua as he seeks to fight the heavyweight champion for a shot at the unified world title.Joshua was born in Watford, England to a family of Nigerian descent.While all points to a rematch between Joshua and Wladmir Klitschko in December, a persistent exchange of words between AJ and Fury [...]

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    Anthony Joshua not ready to fight me, says Tyson Fury

Anthony Joshua not ready to fight me, says Tyson Fury

As boxing sensation, Anthony Joshua, revels in his defeat of Vladimir Klitschko, speculation is rife regarding the identity of his next opponent.British boxer, Tyson Fury, who defeated Klitschko before he was banned for drug use has put himself forward.But he says Joshua and his team are not ready to book a fight with him.Fury claims that super promoter Eddie Hearns [...]

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    Fury upsets Klitschko to clinch heavyweight title

Fury upsets Klitschko to clinch heavyweight title

British heavyweight boxer, Tyson Fury, has defeated former champion Vladmir Klitschko to seal the world heavyweight title, in a 12 round duel.The victory came by a unanimous decision in Dusseldorf, Germany.According to UK Guardian, many spectators at the venue called it for Fury, including the ringside teams from Sky and HBO.Those unofficial verdicts were backed up by the judges, [...]

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