It was a close encounter but Joseph Parker got off more on the outside than Andy Ruiz did in the inside and emerged as the latest heavyweight titleholder.
Wladimir Klitschko is out for the rest of 2016 after suffering a calf injury and won’t be fighting either Anthony Joshua or someone else on Dec. 10.
The WBO ordered on Thursday for Andy Ruiz and Joseph Parker to fight for the vacant WBO heavyweight title after Tyson Fury vacated the belt last week.
Tyson Fury’s license to box was revoked by the British Boxing Board of Control on Thursday, a day after he vacated his heavyweight titles.
Tyson Fury vacated his heavyweight titles on Wednesday, ending a bizarre and puzzling reign as champion that was harmed by his drug use and depression.
The WBO has given Tyson Fury 10 days to “show cause” why he shouldn’t be stripped of his WBO title for inactivity, breach of contract and flunking a drug test.
Peter Fury, Tyson Fury’s uncle and trainer, admitted he failed a VADA-administered drug test for “traces of cocaine” before his rematch with Wladimir Klitschko.
We’ve got a mixed bag as fans ask Dougie about the heavyweight division, Kovalev-Ward, and the inhuman distances boxers fought in the 1800s.
Tyson Fury admits he has problems with cocaine and alcohol and is suffering from mental illness in a revealing interview with Rolling Stone.
Heavyweight titleholder Deontay Wilder offered sympathy to fellow champion Tyson Fury, saying he hopes he “overcomes the hardship he’s going through.”