American Wilder eager for ‘Rocky’ moment in Russia

By Frank Pingue Undated, Apr 21 : It may not be the same plot as the Cold War-themed “Rocky IV” movie but Deontay Wilder is deterimined to emerge victorious when he becomes the first reigning American heavyweight champion to travel to Russia to defend his title. Wilder will defend his WBC title against Russia’s Alexander […]

Ruthless Joshua claims IBF world heavyweight crown

By Ian Chadband LONDON, Apr 10 : Britain’s Anthony Joshua lived up to his billing as the new superstar of heavyweight boxing when he stopped Charles Martin in the second round with a demonstration of brutal power to claim the American’s world IBF title . Joshua became the first boxer in history to hold the […]

Bradley takes ‘way different’ approach for Pacquiao bout

By Mark Lamport-Stokes LOS ANGELES, Mar 16 : American Timothy Bradley says he will rely on a “way different” strategy built on a highly detailed game plan when he defends his WBO welterweight title against Filipino Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas next month. The two boxers will be meeting for a third time, Bradley having […]