Чемпион мира по версии WBO в первом тяжелом весе украинец Александр Усик по традиции на Крещение окунулся в прорубь:
Top American boxing trainer James Ali Bashir, who is a head trainer of WBO cruiserweight world champion Oleksandr Usyk and long-time assistant trainer of heavyweight great Wladimir Klitschko, revealed to BaylorIC TV that he is now working also with Ukrainian amateur prospect Vladisal (Vlad) Sirenko.
Eddie Hearn is looking to make a heavyweight clash between Luis Ortiz and Jarrell Miller and is hopeful of it headlining his first promoted show in the United States.
Hearn completed the signing of Cuban Ortiz last year before he then promoted his first overseas show as 'King Kong' faced Malik Scott in Monte Carlo, Monaco.
David Haye is planning to hang up his gloves for a second time within two years and has told his fans to "enjoy the ride while it lasts".
Haye is currently in training to face Tony Bellew, live on Sky Sports Box Office on March 4, after returning from a three-and-a-half-year retirement last year with back-to-back knockouts against Mark de Mori and Arnold Gjergjaj.
WBC heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder shared his thoughts on upcoming mega fight between Wladimir Klitschko and Anthony Joshua.
“I can imagine a win for any of these guys. It depends on perspective. My heart is for Joshua, but my min says Klitschko will beat him.” - Wilder said to Przeglad Sportowy.
The WBC has received official notification from WBC super middleweight champion Badou Jack, who has decided to move up in weight and compete in the light heavyweight division. Consequently, the WBC super middleweight championship of the world has been declared vacant.
World class trainer James Ali Bashir, who works with Oleksandr Usyk and Wladimir Klitschko, in his interview to BaylorIC TV shared his thoughts about PEDs in boxing.
Richard Schaefer's promotional company Ringstar Promotions has signed a professional contract with French Olympic heavyweight champion Tony Yoka.
According to the source, four major players in the world boxing marked wanted to sign Yoka - K2 Promotions, Top Rank, Al Haymon and Schaefer's Ringstar Promotions. Yoka has chosen the latest.