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Tyson Fury says a rematch with Deontay Wilder has been confirmed for February 22nd 2020. Photograph: Steve Marcus/Getty

Tyson Fury claimed a highly-anticipated rematch against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has been signed to take place on February 22nd next ye(...)

 Tyson Fury poses with boxing promoter Bob Arum  and referee Kenny Bayless after defeating Tom Schwarz  at MGM Grand Garden Arena  in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photograph:  Steve Marcus/Getty Images

Tyson Fury did exactly what he was supposed to do against an overmatched opponent: he wasted no time and he closed the show. The 30-year-old from Man(...)

Anthony Joshua takes on Andy Ruiz Jr in New York on Saturday night. Photograph: Timothy A Clary/AFP/Getty

There was a laid-back energy to Anthony Joshua as he charmed and held court with the mostly American media corps backstage at the historic Beacon thea(...)

Deontay Wilder celebrates after knocking out Dominic Breazeale in the first round in New York. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder says he has agreed a rematch with Cuba’s Luis Ortiz. American Wilder beat Ortiz with a 10th-round knockout i(...)

Deontay Wilder lands a straight left  on  Dominic Breazeale during their the WBC heavyweight title at Barclays Center on  in New York City on Saturday night. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty Images

It was a return to business as usual for Deontay Wilder on Saturday night in Brooklyn. After being pushed to the limit in a white-knuckle split draw (...)

Andy Ruiz Jr will challenge Anthony Joshua for his four heavyweight world titles in New York on June 1st. Photograph: Yong Teck Lim/Getty

Anthony Joshua never imagined his American debut at Madison Square Garden on June 1st would be like this: defending his four world heavyweight titles (...)

Deontay Wilder after knocking out Luis Ortiz to defend his heavyweight boxing title at the Barclays Center in New York. Photograph: Sam Hodgson/The New York Times

Deontay Wilder could hardly have done a better job of selling himself to Anthony Joshua, his promoter, Eddie Hearn, and a potential pay-per-view audie(...)

Deontay Wilder knocked Luis Ortiz out in the 10th round in New York. Photograph: Timothy A.Clary/AFP

All the valid questions surrounding Deontay Wilder – about his pedigree, his technique, the level of his competition and the legitimacy of his claim t(...)

Anthony Joshua’s IBF and WBA heavyweight title defence against Kubrat Pulev has been confirmed for Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on October 28th. Photograph: PA

Anthony Joshua’s IBF and WBA heavyweight title defence against Kubrat Pulev has been confirmed for Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on October 28th. Th(...)