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Top 5 fights already made for 2015

The bulk of this year's boxing calendar has been concluded, which means it's time to look ahead to next year. Luckily for fight fans, there's already a number of great fights on the docket. Here are the top 5 fights which have been made for 2015.  1. Sergey Kovalev vs. Jean Pascal - March 14th on HBO Credit: Will Hart - HBO Fresh off his dominant win over Bernard Hopkins...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder: Both heavyweights confident entering title showdown

It’s been a longtime since there was major buzz over a heavyweight fight in the United States, but on Jan. 17 that will all change as Bermane Stiverne will defend his WBC heavyweight belt against Deontay Wilder at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The bout, which will be shown live on Showtime Championship Boxing, has a lot of excitement with all involved from the fighters, to the promoters...
Via Fight Hub TV
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne promises Deontay Wilder a painful night when they meet

With their fight less than a month away, hard-hitting WBC World Champion Bermane "B. Ware" Stiverne and undefeated heavyweight contender Deontay "The Bronze Bomber" Wilder participated in a media teleconference call on Thursday to discuss their eagerly anticipated heavyweight world title fight. Since suffering his lone loss in July 2007, Stiverne (24-1-1, 21 KOs) has emerged as one...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bombs Away: Stiverne vs. Wilder Set for January 17th

BOMBS AWAY!    BERMANE STIVERNE TO DEFEND WBC HEAVYWEIGHT WORLD TITLE AGAINST UNBEATEN KNOCKOUT ARTIST DEONTAY WILDER SATURDAY, JAN. 17 LIVE ON SHOWTIME® FROM THE MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA IN LAS VEGAS   IBF Bantamweight World Champion Leo Santa Cruz To Defend Title   “ALL ACCESS: Stiverne vs. Wilder” Premieres Friday, Jan. 9 at  10:45 p.m. ET/PT  LAS VEGAS (Dec. 13, 2014...
Via BadCulture
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Stiverne vs. Wilder lands on Showtime, will get All Access treatment

Hard-hitting Bermane Stiverne (24-1-1, 21 KOs), of Las Vegas, is set to face unbeaten knockout specialist Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32 KOs), of Tuscaloosa, Ala., on Saturday, Jan. 17. The potentially explosive bout between the two big-punching heavyweights will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and be televised live on Showtime. SHOWTIME Sports® will offer the latest...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Al Bernstein: Stiverne vs. Wilder could reinvigorate heavyweight boxing in U.S.

Hall of Fame Boxing announcer Al Bernstein says the heavyweight division will receive a jolt in the United States when Bermane Stiverne faces Deontay Wilder on January 17th in Las Vegas. He calls this fight “pivotal in a changing paradigm in the heavyweight division.” Bernstein, who will be on the broadcast team for this fight, said, “The heavyweight division has, for the most...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder preview & prediction

Fight Pick & Preview - Stiverne vs. Wilder: My opinion is that in the wake of Vitali Klitschko's retirement and faced with Wladimir Klitschko's continued dominance of the heavyweight division, the WBC decided to take their green strap across the Atlantic and cultivate some action as the de facto world heavyweight championship of North America. How else to explain how everyone...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 4 reasons why Anthony Joshua is the heavyweight to watch in 2015

Tyson Fury's comfortable out-boxing of Dereck Chisora earned him mandatory status for a shot at Wladimir Klitschko's heavyweight throne. It was a clean and unemotional display, not one we have often seen from Fury, but although he may be closest to his world title shot, he is not the UK heavyweight this writer will be keeping an eye on in 2015. That man is Anthony Joshua, and here...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Future Super Fight: Deontay Wilder vs. Anthony Joshua

Previewing a Potential Wilder vs. Joshua Heavyweight Showdown: It's no secret the Heavyweight division has been in desperate need of new blood for some time. It's not Wladimir Klitschko's fault that every next-best-yet challenger, whether it's Kubrat Pulev, Alexander Povetkin or David Haye, puts on a pitiful showing against him. Yet, the division's lack of excitement reflects poorly...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Heavyweight Boxer Deontay Wilder Fights a Fan (Video)

Wilder is a hot-head who usually saves the drama for opposing fighters. Wilder promised to fight a fan if his Facebook page reached 5,000 likes… He has lived up to that promise.
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November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Boxer Deontay Wilder Fights a Fan (Video)

Deontay Wilder is one of the best knockout artist in boxing and he promised to fight a fan if his Facebook page reached 5,000 likes… He has lived up to that promise. It’s good to see Wilder having some fun but now it’s time for him to focus on locking up a fight with heavyweight champion Bermane Stiverne.
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Boxer fights fan after getting 5,000 Facebook followers

A while back, boxer Deontay Wilder, also known as ‘the Bronze Bomber,’ promised that if he gains 5,000 followers on Facebook, he would fight a fan. The undefeated heavyweight got to 5,000 and kept his promise, and as you can see, the “fan” was no match…
Via Low Brow Sports
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Deontay Wilder fights fan after 5,000 Facebook likes

American heavyweight hopeful, Deontay Wilder, is looked at as the biggest hope to revive the heavyweight division in the United States, so fighting a fan might not be the best thing to draw interest in his career. After making a promise that if he accumulated 5,000 Facebook likes that he would fight a fan, Wilder showed he was a man of his word and did just that. Wilder lived up...
Via Fight Hub TV
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Boxer Deontay Wilder fights 'fan' after reaching 5,000 Facebook followers

American heavyweight boxer Deontay Wilder promised that if he got 5,000 Facebook followers he would do battle with a fan. Unfortunately for all of us, he was referring to a boring cooling fan and not a real human being. The deceiving tactic disappointed the heavy majority of the 5,000-plus people that clamored to follow him. [For the Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Heavyweight boxer fights a fan, wins bout in one punch (video)

Deontay Wilder is an undefeated heavyweight boxer with a 32-0 record from Alabama.  He was an Olympic bronze medalist for Team USA at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.  He made a bet with fans that if he reached 5,000 followers on Facebook, he would fight one of them. The milestone was achieved and Wilder is a man of his word.  He fought a fan and knocked the fan out in one punch. ...
Via Ring Kings
November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko-Bryant Jennings Fight Being Discussed For Spring

Bryant Jennings is about to step up to the big leagues. Literally! The Philadelphia born Jennings is the madatory challenger for the winner of the fight between titleholder Bermane Stiverne (24-1, 21 KOs) and undefeated current mandatory challenger Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32 KOs) according to Dan Rafael of ESPN.com. Rafael is reporting that Jennings could possibly bypass that challenge...
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November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Wladimir Klitschko-Bryant Jennings Fight Being Discussed For Spring

Bryant Jennings is about to step up to the big leagues. Literally! The Philadelphia born Jennings is the madatory challenger for the winner of the fight between titleholder Bermane Stiverne (24-1, 21 KOs) and undefeated current mandatory challenger Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32 KOs) according to Dan Rafael of ESPN.com. Rafael is reporting that Jennings could possibly bypass that challenge...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Bryant Jennings: I don’t care if it’s Bermane Stiverne or Deontay Wilder, I’ll become champion

Undefeated heavyweight contender Bryant "By-By" Jennings (19-0, 10 KOs) is waiting patiently as he is next in line to face the winner of Bermane Stiverne (24-1, 21 KOs) vs. Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32 KOs). Stiverne, who is the current WBC titleholder, will battle Wilder at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on January 17, 2015. Jennings, who's next in line, passed on a HBO date in November...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Stiverne – Wilder in Talks for MGM Grand Title Fight

Let’s just set the over/under for this one at 3 rounds. Bermane Stiverne and Deontay Wilder have some of the heaviest hands in the heavyweight division and it seems as though we will finally see which fighter is superior. According to ESPN’s Dan Rafael the hard hitting heavy weight matchup is finally booked: Two sources involved in the fight told ESPN.com that the fight is...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Greatest Knockout Records of All-Time

Photo by Jeandra LeBeauf Within today’s boxing landscape there are quite a few fighters with unblemished records and a plethora of knockouts. Three fighters stand out in particular: Gennady Golovkin (31-0, 28 KOs), Deontay Wilder (32-0, 32 KOs), and Ali Raymi (23-0, 23 KOs). Golovkin, widely considered the best middleweight in the world, is currently riding an eight fight KO streak...
Via BadCulture
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Top 5 potential fights for Anthony Joshua in 2015

Fans are continuing to speculate on Anthony Joshua’s (9-0, 9 KO’s) path to world glory, and just how good the unbeaten fighter is at this stage of his still-young pro career. With the Englishman being the focus of a huge amount of attention since picking up Olympic gold at London 2012 many boxing fans anticipate a big step-up for Joshua in 2015. The colossal heavyweight stands...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Malik Scott decisions Alex Leapai, wants Deontay Wilder rematch

Friday night in Crestmead, Queensland, Australia, contender "King" Malik Scott dominated  hometown favorite Alex Leapai en route to a 10 round unanimous decision. Out boxing and outhustling Leapai throughout the fight, Scott relentlessly tagged the shorter foe, continuously impressing the judges who scored the bout 100-90, 99-91 and 97-92. With the win, the Philadelphia native Scott...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Malik Scott decisions Alex Leapai, wants Deontay Wilder rematch

Friday night in Crestmead, Queensland, Australia, contender "King" Malik Scott dominated  hometown favorite Alex Leapai en route to a 10 round unanimous decision. Out boxing and outhustling Leapai throughout the fight, Scott relentlessly tagged the shorter foe, continuously impressing the judges who scored the bout 100-90, 99-91 and 97-92. With the win, the Philadelphia native Scott...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Malik Scott decisions Alex Leapai, wants Deontay Wilder rematch

Friday night in Crestmead, Queensland, Australia, contender "King" Malik Scott dominated  hometown favorite Alex Leapai en route to a 10 round unanimous decision. Out boxing and outhustling Leapai throughout the fight, Scott relentlessly tagged the shorter foe, continuously impressing the judges who scored the bout 100-90, 99-91 and 97-92. With the win, the Philadelphia native Scott...
Via Pro Boxing Fans
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The Week’s Boxing Schedule, Featuring Alex Leapai, Andrzej Fonfara And Tomoki Kameda

 Theattle hath a Mike Thython Thtatue? That’s crazy (and via our friends at r/boxing). Sadly, that’s about the craziest thing going on in boxing this week. Still, the previews for all of the week’s fights are below. Andrzej Fonfara Vs. Doudou Ngumbu, Saturday, Showtime, Chicago. Officially, this card is billed as The Homecoming, but is should probably called Doudou By Name...
Via Bloguin Best
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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