Dangerous game: Joshua fights Ruiz, with others on his mind

New York 05/31/19, 10:54

In front of Anthony Joshua for his U.S. debut will be Andy Ruiz Jr.On Joshua's mind will be more than the defense of his four heavyweight titles Saturday night.As honest as he is undefeated, Joshua says the likes of Tyson Fury, Deontay Wilder and a few other potential opponents aren't ...

No Fury, no Joshua, but Wilder fired up to fight Breazeale

Sports 05/17/19, 10:54

Whatever disappointment Deontay Wilder may have had in not fighting Anthony Joshua or Tyson Fury next is gone.Now the heavyweight champion can't wait to get in the ring with Dominic Breazeale."It's going to be an amazing night for me and a sad night for him," Wilder said.FILE - In this ...

Column: Heavyweights step up, just not against each other

Sports 05/14/19, 14:58

Tyson Fury, the big British heavyweight who breaks into song at the most unexpected moments and would be fun to meet for a beer, will be fighting next month. So will his countryman, Anthony Joshua, who will venture across the pond to make his Garden debut.And then there's Deontay Wilder, ...

Wilder-Fury 2 off for now, according to WBC

Sports 02/26/19, 17:00

The WBC heavyweight title rematch between champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury is off for now.The two fought to a draw in December and were negotiating a rematch. But WBC President Mauricio Sulaiman said Tuesday he received confirmation from Fury that the challenger would look elsewhere for his next bout."Deontay ...

Wilder hoping for a rematch with Fury ‘ASAP’

Sports 12/04/18, 17:51

WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder says he wants a rematch with Tyson Fury "ASAP."Wilder said in a conference call Tuesday that he's "ready and willing to give Tyson Fury the opportunity ASAP." The two heavyweights fought to a split-decision draw Saturday night in Los Angeles in one of the bigger ...

Wilder keeps heavyweight title, fights Fury to split draw

Sports 12/02/18, 02:02

Tyson Fury dominated long stretches of his heavyweight title bout against Deontay Wilder with shifty technique and graceful defense.He still ended up flat on the canvas in the 12th round, his eyes rolling backward while Wilder celebrated above him.Fury somehow gathered his wits, rose and made it to the final ...

World may be ending, but the NFL is back, baby!

Sports 11/28/18, 12:01

Michigan exited the national championship picture with an embarrassing thud, but coach Jim Harbaugh isn't going anywhere.AP college football writer Ralph Russo tells PodcastOne Sports Now that Harbaugh's job is safe, despite the rout at Ohio State. But Russo wonders how he'll close the gap on Buckeye coach Urban Meyer, ...

Column: Wilder and Fury step up in heavyweight title fight

Sports 11/28/18, 02:29

Just how well Deontay Wilder's heavyweight title defense Saturday night against Tyson Fury in Los Angeles will do at the box office is a question mark. For all the power in his right hand, Wilder is still trying to build his brand and Fury is largely an enigma in the ...

Heavyweights Wilder, Fury scuffle at promotional appearance

Sports 10/03/18, 20:32

Heavyweights Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury have wrapped up their three-city publicity tour for their upcoming bout by nearly coming to blows again.The unbeaten stars' news conference in downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday got physical when Wilder and Fury exchanged shoves after pushing their heads together during some nose-to-nose trash ...

‘We want Wilder’: Team Joshua eager to fix unification fight

Sports 09/23/18, 08:08

No sooner had Anthony Joshua brutally dispatched another pretender to his heavyweight titles than attention turned to who the British fighter would face next as he seeks to clean up boxing's most glamorous division.An eagerly anticipated fight on Dec. 1 will go a long way to clearing that up.Deontay Wilder, ...

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