‘Let them do it’ – Tyson Fury backs Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield comebacks, so long as they don’t fight him or Anthony Joshua

26 May

Tyson Fury has declared that he is in favour of Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield making comebacks in 2020. The WBC heavyweight champion said he understands the mentality of the returning legends, having spent two-and-a-half years out of the ring himself. Fury explained on his Instagram Live: “I think everyone to their own thing. If […]

Boxing news: Derek Chisora sets sights on all-British bout with Anthony Joshua if pair defeat Oleksandr Usyk and Kubrat Pulev

26 May

Derek Chisora has set his sights on an all-British bout with Anthony Joshua – but only if the pair overcome Oleksandr Usyk and Kubrat Pulev respectively. Chisora, 36, was set to fight Usyk on May 23 before the coronavirus pandemic caused all boxing to be suspended, while WBA, IBF & WBO heavyweight champion AJ was […]

Boxing legend Mike Tyson to be offered ‘over €20million’ to fight in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship, with 43-year-old Wanderlei Silva named as potential opponent

26 May

Mike Tyson is set to be offered more than €20million to compete in the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship, according to reports. The 53-year-old boxing legend how been showing off his transformation and new physique as he aims to come out of retirement. A trilogy exhibition fight with old foe Evander Holyfield has been widely mooted, […]

Manny Pacquiao hits back at ‘envious’ Floyd Mayweather after seemingly misinterpreting ‘old man’ comments

25 May

Manny Pacquiao has branded Floyd Mayweather ‘envious’ in response to being called an ‘old man’ by his former rival. However, there appears to have been a miscommunication somewhere along the line as Mayweather’s comment was seemingly not intended to be an insult. When asked about Pacquiao still fighting, Mayweather said to FightHype: “It’s his prerogative […]

Austin ‘Ammo’ Williams angrily responds to Billy Joe Saunders after receiving criticism for controversial sparring video

25 May

America’s 5-0 middleweight prospect Austin ‘Ammo’ Williams has fired back at Billy Joe Saunders and Anthony Fowler after seeing their criticism of him last week The 24-year-old caused a stir on social media by posting a one-sided sparring video in which he dominated an overmatched foe in confident and cocky fashion. WBO super-middleweight title-holder Saunders […]

UFC Hall of Famer Tito Ortiz claims he’s been contacted about potential Mike Tyson fight, believes it can ‘double’ Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor numbers

25 May

Tito Ortiz has claimed he’s been contacted about potentially fighting Mike Tyson next. The 53-year-old boxing legend is considering a ring return for charity and the 45-year-old former UFC champion appears very interested in becoming his opponent. Ortiz told TMZ, “I got a phone call and someone started asking me, ‘What do you think about […]

Boxing news: Tyson Fury tells Dillian Whyte he’s not getting title shot any time soon as he leaves comment claiming he will target Anthony Joshua instead

25 May

Tyson Fury has told Dillian Whyte not to bank on getting a world title shot against him in the near future. Whyte is waiting as the WBC heavyweight champion’s mandatory challenger, with the fight due to be called in February 2021. The ‘Body Snatcher’ was previously set to get his shot midway through 2020, but […]

Mike Tyson displays stunning body transformation at 53 as he trains with UFC champion Henry Cejudo and Vitor Belfort

25 May

Mike Tyson has rebuilt his ripped physique since returning to training in recent weeks. The iconic former undisputed heavyweight champion revealed last month that he’s been working out during the coronavirus lockdown and will even get back in the ring for charity exhibitions. Since then, comeback talk has intensified with rumours of various potential opponents. Tyson […]

Boxing news: Tyson Fury promises to ‘give fans what they want’ and fight Anthony Joshua – as long as Kubrat Pulev and Deontay Wilder don’t spoil plans

23 May

Tyson Fury has vowed to ‘give the fans what they want’ and fight Anthony Joshua, but issued a stern warning to his British rival not to derail plans for the hotly-anticipated bout by losing to Kubrat Pulev. The potential all-British undisputed heavyweight world title fight is seen as the dream match-up by most boxing fans, […]

Evander Holyfield training with Wladimir Klitschko in preparation for potential Mike Tyson comeback fight as 57-year-old shows off incredible shape

23 May

Evander Holyfield has revealed heavyweight boxing legend Wladimir Klitschko is helping him train for his comeback and potential trilogy fight with Mike Tyson. The 57-year-old fighter has shown off his incredible shape, speed and fitness in a latest workout clip, which also features former world champion Klitschko. Holyfield hung up his gloves back in 2011, […]

‘Astonishing’ and ‘intimidating’ Mike Tyson was ‘frightening just to watch’, inspired Tyson Fury’s name and motivated Floyd Mayweather

23 May

You can almost feel the punches just by watching Mike Tyson’s recent training videos on Instagram – and that’s at 53. Imagine being in the ring with Tyson in his early twenties, back when he truly was the ‘Baddest Man on the Planet’. It’s why he’s so heavily glorified, and also why fans are so […]

Frank Warren EXCLUSIVE: I don’t think Matchroom want Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua fight

23 May

Frank Warren has told talkSPORT.com that he does not believe Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom want to make Tyson Fury vs Anthony Joshua. The Hall of Fame promoter questioned his British rival’s intentions as speculation continues to heat up surrounding the potential all-British undisputed heavyweight title bout. Some preliminary talks have already taken place between Hearn and […]

Billy Joe Saunders and Josh Taylor slam ‘bully’ 5-0 prospect Austin ‘Ammo’ Williams over controversial sparring video, American issues contrite response

22 May

America’s 5-0 middleweight prospect Austin ‘Ammo’ Williams has caused a stir on social media by posting a one-sided sparring video. World champions Billy Joe Saunders and Josh Taylor reacted negatively to the footage, in which Williams dominated an overmatched foe in confident and cocky fashion. You big useless Fraggle that poor man clearly can’t hold […]

Frank Warren EXCLUSIVE: Promoter details his plans for boxing behind closed doors, new Daniel Dubois vs Joe Joyce target date

22 May

Frank Warren has told talkSPORT.com plans are coming together for his fighters to return to action behind closed doors. The Hall of Fame promoter is one of a select few with TV deals who are strategising for the sport to make a comeback in July, subject to approval from the British Boxing Board of Control. […]

Watch 18-year-old Mike Tyson ruthlessly uppercut downed opponent in just his third professional fight, one of his most controversial KOs

21 May

Mike Tyson scored one of his most devastating knockouts against a helpless Don Halpin in just his third professional fight. In 1985, at just 18 years of age, Tyson began his career in fine fashion with two first-round stoppages. Next, ‘Iron Mike’ was scheduled to face Halpin – a more experienced journeyman who held a […]