Kubrat Pulev (28-1, 14 KOs) requires an official confirmation of the date of his fight against Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs). The fight is about to take place on December 5 in London, but the date of this confrontation has already been postponed several times. “I am offended that Joshua does not want to confirm the date of the fight. We heard about December 5 and are preparing for this date, but I want to be sure,” Pulev said.
WBC lightweight champion Devin Haney (24-0, 15 KOs) is due to return to the ring on October 3 in the United States. This was announced by the American's promoter Eddie Hearn. Haney's rival will likely be Yuriorkis Gamboa (30-3, 18 KOs).
Eddie Hearn the promoter of WBC Heavyweight Champion Dillian Whyte (27-1, 18 KOs) disagrees with the team of Tyson Fury (30-0-1, 21 KOs) that a belted “King of the Gypsies” can neglect mandatory defense in the prospect of a unification fight against WBA, WBO and IBF champion Anthony Joshua (23-1, 21 KOs).
Ryan Garcia (20-0, 17 KOs) and Luke Campbell (20-3, 16 KOs) have agreed to fight for the interim WBC lightweight title. The promotional bids, scheduled for Tuesday, was postponed for a week at the last minute.
Eddie Hearn plans to host his first night of boxing in New Zealand in October. Former World Heavyweight Champion Joseph Parker (27-2, 21 KO), who has worked with Matchroom Boxing for a while, will be in the main event of the evening.
Dana White said that he kept it in touch with Floyd Mayweather Jr.. The topic of their negotiations is the American boxing fight against one of the UFC stars.
It seems that Tyson Fury's team (30-0-1, 21 KOs) has no consensus on the sporting future of the King of the Gypsies. In his next performance the Briton will have to fight Deontay Wilder (42-1-1, 41 KOs), but the promoters of the two champions cannot agree on when this duel should take place. Bob Arum, due to the lack of an opportunity to organize a fight with the audience, is ready to wait until next year, and Frank Warren insists on closing the trilogy no later than December.
Contracts for the fight of Vasyl Lomachenko (14-1, 10 KOs) and Teofimo Lopez (15-0, 12 KOs) may soon be signed. The bout for the title of undisputed lightweight champion is scheduled for October 3 in the United States.
Gervonta Davis (23-0, 22 KOs) is training hard ahead of his October 24 fight against Leo Santa Cruz (37-1-1, 19 KOs). A new portion of his sparring video has appeared on the network, judging by which, no one spares himself at the training.
Two years ago Jorge Linares (47-5, 29 KOs) met Vasyl Lomachenko (14-1, 10 KOs) in the ring. Linares lost in the tenth round, but before that he was able to send the Ukrainian to the floor. Today Jorge is convinced that we are witnessing the beginning of the end of the great champion's career.