Anthony Joshua: Deontay Wilder or Tyson Fury ‘not a problem’ says Barry Hearn

Anthony Joshua will face the winner of December’s fight between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury “subject to terms, without a problem in the world”, says Matchroom Sport chairman Barry Hearn. Joshua retained his world heavyweight titles with a seventh-round stoppage of…

Boxer discovers teenage child not his after DNA test

Former IBO Lightweight Champion, Emmanuel “Game Boy”, Tagoe says he is scandalized after DNA results proved that a son he had been fathering for 14 years is not his. The Ghanaian boxer was dragged to an Accra Circuit Court by…

Joshua focused on Povetkin as mega-bouts loom

Anthony Joshua insists he won’t be distracted by thoughts of potential mega-bouts against Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury as the world heavyweight champion prepares to defend his titles. Joshua will put his WBA Super, IBF, WBO and IBO belts up…

Isaac Dogboe stops Otake in round one

Ghana’s Isaac “Royal Storm” Dogboe, Saturday night (USA), stopped Japanese veteran Hidenori Otake in the first round to successfully retain his WBO super bantamweight title. Otake (31-3-3, 14 KO) had never been stopped in his career, but he was outgunned…

Royal Storm out to wash away the Samurai spirit

It is difficult to get to the top but staying at the top is even more difficult. This is what is at stake as Isaac ”Royal Storm” Dogboe goes into the ring on Saturday to defend his WBO Super-Bantamweight crown…

Dogboe predicts KO win, wants unification fight next

After impressing Bob Arum in his last outing in America, Isaac Dogboe wants to make another statement on this weekend’s Top Rank card. On Saturday night, the 23-year-old makes his first defence of the WBO Super-Bantamweight crown he won from…

Richard Commey takes out Yardley Cruz in two rounds

Ghana’s Richard Commey (27-2, 24 KOs) pulled off a quick victory, putting away Yardley Cruz (24-11, 14 KOs) in a lightweight contest Saturday night. In an under card at New York’s Nassau Coliseum in the USA, the IBF lightweight title mandatory…

Anthony Joshua to face Povetkin in September

Anthony Joshua will defend his world heavyweight titles against Russian Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium on 22 September. The 28-year-old unified the WBA, IBF and WBO world heavyweight titles with a unanimous points win over New Zealander Joseph Parker in…

Mayweather sued for Ghana, Nigeria no-show

Nigerian company Zinni Media is seeking at least $2 million in damages in a lawsuit against Floyd Mayweather Jr. According to TMZ Sports, Zinni Media alleges that Mayweather agreed to make five appearances in Nigeria and Ghana in June 2017. While Mayweather…

WBC to honour Azumah Nelson in Accra

The World Boxing Council (WBC) is set to honour Africa’s greatest boxer Azumah Nelson on his 60th birthday which falls on July 19. WBC will however present the accolade to the three-time world boxing champion at the next edition of…

Starr Sports

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED © 2019 | EIB DIGITAL