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Andy Ruiz Jr. having his fun, but vows to be ready for Anthony Joshua rematch

Andy Ruiz Jr. looks like a guy who is having fun. He changed his life and the heavyweight boxing picture when he stopped Anthony Joshua in June and allowed himself …


Anthony Joshua-Andy Ruiz Jr. rematch set for Dec. 7 in Saudi Arabia

Anthony Joshua’s promoters say his world heavyweight title rematch against Andy Ruiz Jr. will take place in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia, on Dec. 7. The British fighter will be trying to …


Tim Dahlberg: Heavyweights are suddenly fun once again

Just when things were starting to make sense in boxing and the heavyweight division was shaping up nicely, a fat guy with blazingly quick hands wiped away most of the …


Anthony Joshua promoter says rematch with Andy Ruiz Jr. will happen

Anthony Joshua’s promoter says a rematch will take place between the British fighter and new world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr.


UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019, 10:35 p.m.

Spokane’s Chauncy Welliver says ‘hooray for the fat guys’ after Andy Ruiz’s upset heavyweight victory

Score one for the rotund. Andy Ruiz’s world heavyweight championship upset of Anthony Joshua was about as big as the Californian’s waistband.


UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019, 9:50 p.m.

Andy Ruiz stuns Anthony Joshua for heavyweight title at MSG

Andy Ruiz flattened Anthony Joshua twice in the seventh round and capped one of boxing’s biggest upsets to win his share of the heavyweight championship on Saturday night at Madison …


UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 9:20 a.m.

Andy Ruiz Jr. replaces Jarrell Miller as opponent for Anthony Joshua

Andy Ruiz Jr. will look to become Mexico’s first heavyweight champion after replacing Jarrell Miller as the opponent for unbeaten WBA, IBF and WBO titleholder Anthony Joshua. Miller was withdrawn …


Anthony Joshua looking for new opponent for debut fight in U.S.

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s debut fight in the United States won’t now be against Jarrell Miller, according to Joshua’s promoter Eddie Hearn, after a second alleged doping violation by …


UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 10:15 a.m.

Heavyweight champ Anthony Joshua to make U.S. debut against Jarrell Miller

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua will make his boxing debut in the United States when he defends his titles against Jarrell Miller in New York on June 1. Joshua says …


UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 4:59 p.m.

Anthony Joshua stops Alexander Povetkin in 7th round, keeps heavyweight titles

Anthony Joshua retained his IBF, WBO and WBA heavyweight titles with a seventh-round stoppage of Alexander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium. Joshua, who fought with a suspected broken nose from the …


Anthony Joshua weighs in 11 kilograms heavier than Alexander Povetkin

Anthony Joshua has weighed in about 11 kilograms heavier than Alexander Povetkin ahead of their heavyweight title fight in London. Joshua weighed in at 111.6 kilograms (246 pounds). That is …


Anthony Joshua back ‘home’ to face Alexander Povetkin for heavyweight titles

This was supposed to be the week Anthony Joshua completed his six-year journey from Olympic gold medalist to undisputed world heavyweight champion by beating Deontay Wilder. But the 28-year-old Briton …


Anthony Joshua ordered by WBA to fight Alexander Povetkin and ditch Deontay Wilder

Anthony Joshua has been given a 24-hour deadline to sign a deal to fight Alexander Povetkin or face being stripped of the WBA portion of his world heavyweight boxing titles. …


Terence Crawford tops pound-for-pound, top-10 boxing list

With several unification bouts in discussion and looming battles pitting champions moving up in weight to test other belt-holders, there’s a push in boxing to settle many of the debates …


Anthony Joshua pressed for time to secure unification fight

Deep in the bowels of Cardiff’s Principality Stadium, Anthony Joshua sat with his four world heavyweight belts in front of him and called on Deontay Wilder to get serious about …


UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 5:11 p.m.

Anthony Joshua beats Joseph Parker, becomes 3-belt heavyweight champion

Anthony Joshua is taken the distance for the first time before beating Joseph Parker by unanimous decision and becoming a three-belt world heavyweight boxing champion in Cardiff. Following a fight …


Anthony Joshua 6lbs heavier than Joseph Parker for heavyweight title bout

Anthony Joshua has weighed in six pounds (2.7 kilograms) heavier than Joseph Parker ahead of their world heavyweight unification title fight on Saturday in Cardiff. Joshua, the WBA and IBF …


Joseph Parker stands as big obstacle in Anthony Joshua’s path to greatness

One boxer’s unbeaten record must go when Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker meet in a world heavyweight unification fight in Cardiff on Saturday. WBA and IBF title holder Joshua is …


Anthony Joshua stops Carlos Takam in 10th round, retains heavyweight titles

They came to see another explosive knockout from Anthony Joshua, the flattening of a 36-year-old journeyman opponent called up at 12 days’ notice to fight heavyweight boxing’s new superstar.


1st Carlos Takam, then the world: Anthony Joshua has big plans for 2018

Anthony Joshua fights Carlos Takam on Saturday in a mandatory defense of his WBA and IBF heavyweight belts. Joshua is the biggest draw in heavyweight boxing after beating Wladimir Klitschko …


Anthony Joshua, with heavyweight title, may make boxing must-see TV

Anthony Joshua remained in the ring long after 90,000 of his supporters had filed out of Wembley Stadium, posing happily for pictures with his team and hugging just about everyone …


British heavyweight boxing star Anthony Joshua knocks out Wladimir Klitschko

Anthony Joshua survived the first knockdown of his young career, coming back to drop Wladimir Klitschko twice before stopping him in the 11th round Saturday night to retain his heavyweight …


Eric Molina bids to tame heavyweight champ Anthony Joshua as late call-up

He’s the accidental challenger with a checkered boxing record who, away from the ring, teaches kids with special educational needs at a high school. Eric Molina, in many ways, is …