Anthony Joshua outlines his battle plan for Andy Ruiz Jr while reflecting on a previous trip to the USA The post Why Anthony Joshua respects the short, chubby and carefree Andy Ruiz Jr appeared first on Boxing News.
Archives for May 2019
In her own words, Katie Taylor explains why she has no interest in jumping up in weight for the sake of her legacy as she prepares for unification in New York The post Katie Taylor says showdown with Claressa Shields is a ‘fantasy fight’ appeared first on Boxing News.
Two-Time World Champion Amir Khan and opponent Neeraj Goyat came face-to-face for the first time today in Delhi, India, to formerly announce their big-fight “Nations Connect” on Friday 12th July at the King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Photo: Courtesy of Super Boxing League “King” Khan from Bolton, England, of Pakistani heritage, faces… [Read More]
Brian McIntyre deserves a good deal of credit, being that Jamel Herring, with McIntyre training him, is undefeated, and now holds a 130 pound strap. On Memorial Day weekend, on ESPN, Herring handled Masayuki Ito, and scored a mild upset with his ace ring generalship. On what would have been his late daughters’ tenth birthday,… [Read More]
Matchroom Boxing have signed a three-fight promotional deal with heavyweight star Joseph Parker. Parker will fight for the first time with Matchroom Boxing USA on June 29 in Providence, Rhode Island on the undercard of the Demetrius Andrade’s WBO middleweight world title defense against Poland’s Maciej Sulecki, live on DAZN in the US and on… [Read More]
The WBO, WBA and IBF world heavyweight title fight between the champion, Anthony Joshua, and six-week replacement opponent, Andy Ruiz Jr. is now official. The biggest takeaway was Ruiz Jr.’s weight which was the highest it has been since 2012 when he fought Homero Fonseca. Ruiz weighed 268 lbs, which is four pounds more than… [Read More]
NEW YORK — Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr. breezed through the perfunctory heavyweight weigh-in on Friday, with both coming in heavier than their prior fights. Joshua (22-0, 21 knockouts), holder of the WBA/WBO/IBF belts, weighed in at a chiseled 247.8 pounds for his United States debut at Madison Square Garden, while Andy Ruiz Jr…. [Read More]
The story of the New York weigh-in as Anthony Joshua and Andy Ruiz Jr hit the scales The post Andy Ruiz Jr outweighs Anthony Joshua by more than 20 pounds appeared first on Boxing News.
Anthony Joshua vs. Andy Ruiz Jr. Anthony Joshua 247.8 pounds, Andy Ruiz Jr. 258 pounds Callum Smith vs. Hassan N’Dam Callum Smith 167.6 pounds, Hassan N’Dam 166 pounds Josh Kelly vs. Ray Robinson Josh Kelly 146.4 pounds, Ray Robinson 146 […] Read: Anthony Joshua vs. Andy Ruiz – Weigh-in results @Boxing News 24/7
Junior bantamweight contender Francisco Rodriguez would like to face any of the world titleholders in the division. For that to happen, the former IBF strawweight titleholder cannot afford to overlook his next opponent in a stay-busy fight. On Saturday, Rodriguez faces unbeaten, yet untested, David Barreto at the Auditorio Municipal in Linares, Mexico. The 10-round… [Read More]