August 26, 2020

Former heavyweight boxing champion Deontay Wilder is "recovering well" after a failed scuba diving attempt earlier this week almost resulted in him drowning.

The Alabama native, absent from boxing since losing his WBC heavyweight title to Tyson Fury by a seventh round TKO back in February and later citing a heavy ring-walk costume as a reason for his first defeat, has been using his spare time to relax and partake in some recre...

July 22, 2020

Floyd Mayweather is set to fight in another exhibition bout in Japan later this year against unbeaten karate prospect Riku Tanaka.

The 43-year-old boxing legend, whose professional record stands at 50-0, last fought on 31 December 2018 in a laughable exhibition against kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa, knocking the much smaller boxing debutant down three times en route to a first round TKO.

And after making a reported $9million for ju...

July 10, 2020

A couple of weeks ago, we visited Cuban heavyweight boxer Luis Ortiz at the Palace Renaissance Nursing Home in Miami, Florida for an interview about his next fight.

Honestly, we couldn't get much sense out of him. One minute he'd be talking about fighting Deontay Wilder again, and the next he'd reminisce about the times he fought John L. Sullivan and Jack Johnson.

After asking no less than eight times if we were his sons and com...

July 9, 2020

Following the debunking of claims that Tyson Fury's gloves were tampered with prior to his seventh round stoppage of Deontay Wilder, the American shockingly revealed that a bleak horoscope on the day of the fight may have been to blame for his crushing defeat.

Wilder first fought Britain's Tyson Fury in December 2018 in a thrilling bout that saw the 'Bronze Bomber' struggle to land for much of the fight, but he did ma...

July 3, 2020

Canelo Alvarez has sensationally offered Billy Joe Saunders a share of his exclusive "Mexican Super Beef" supplements in order to prepare the British boxer for a potential fight in September.

"I heard Billy complaining that he will not be ready to fight within three months, and I don't blame him," Canelo told reporters. "As a boxer, you can only fit so much training into each day before you get tired and have to stop. But you k...

June 23, 2020

Feuding WAGs Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy are set to face each other in the boxing ring live on pay-per-view in Eddie Hearn's back garden, it has emerged.

Coleen Rooney, wife of former England and Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney, and Rebekah Vardy, wife of current England and Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy, have been at each other's throats since last year.

Rooney accused Vardy of leaking Instagram stories from her...

June 20, 2020

Former heavyweight champion of the world Andy Ruiz Jr has been appointed as 'Franchise Champion' by fast food chain, Taco Bell.

Ruiz Jr stunned Anthony Joshua to become heavyweight champion of the world back in 2019, before losing his belts in a rematch in which he appeared sluggish and even more out of shape than usual.

But despite the 30-year-old's mild fall from grace, Taco Bell have given the "Destroyer" something...

May 30, 2020

Heavyweight boxing legend Mike Tyson has rejected a fight with former world title challenger Luis Ortiz, stating he has no desire to fight an old man.

Tyson recently announced he will be returning to the sport of boxing at the age of 53 and has since been challenged by the likes of Tyson Fury, Evander Holyfield and Shannon Briggs.

The former world champion is yet to respond to any of those challenges, but upon hearing that forme...

May 13, 2020

Following in the footsteps of Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield and other old legends, Muhammad Ali is the latest boxer to announce a comeback, despite being dead since 2016.

The boxer many consider to be the greatest of all time died at the age of 74 back in June 2016, but after seeing Mike Tyson's explosive comeback video, in which the former heavyweight champion hits some pads pretty hard and fast for a 53-year-old, Ali thinks h...

May 5, 2020

Mexican world champion boxer Saúl 'Canelo' Álvarez spent Cinco de Mayo generously donating thousands of boxes of clenbuterol worth approximately $1million to hospitals and clinics in his home country, it has emerged.

Widely used by bodybuilders and athletes, clenbuterol is an anabolic agent that helps the body increase its metabolism, boosts muscle growth and works as a weight loss agent.

Despite the dru...

Please reload

MOST RECENT

Please reload

Social
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon
RSS Feed
RSS Feed

Copyright © 2020 The Sport Rag Ltd. All rights reserved.