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Anthony Joshua gets £20m for shock defeat, Andy Ruiz £5m for winning

Andy Ruiz Jr might have produced one of the biggest upsets in heavyweight history on Saturday, but his pay cheque was distinctly lightweight, compared to Anthony Joshua’s. The Mexican stunned Britain’s WBA, IBF and WBO champion to shake up heavyweight boxing’s established order in dramatic style. Ruiz is understood to have made

Manchester United miss out on Champions League after draw with Huddersfield Town

Manchester United have been held to a 1-1 draw by Huddersfield Town in Sunday's Premier League clash at the John Smith's Stadium, a result which leaves Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side with Europa League football next season. Scott McTominay put United in front during the opening stages of the contest, but Isaac


Jarrell Miller believes Anthony Joshua will 'crack like an egg' when they resume hostilities at the first press conference for their New York fight. The Brooklyn heavyweight is relishing another fiery confrontation with Joshua after their world title fight was confirmed for Madison Square Garden on June 1. Miller and


Atletico Madrid suffered a shock exit from the Copa del Rey as Girona claimed a 3-3 second-leg draw to advance to the last eight on away goals. Atletico made the perfect start through Nikola Kalinic's opener. Valery Fernandez and Cristhian Stuani struck to swing the tie Girona's way before Angel Correa's equaliser. Antoine

Wilder draws with Fury to retain WBC heavyweight title

American Deontay Wilder retained his WBC heavyweight title after a split decision draw with Britain’s Tyson Fury at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Saturday. The hard-hitting Wilder knocked Fury down twice but the Briton controlled much of the fight behind his long jab, precise footwork and stout defense. Fury had twice


Oleksandr Usyk could be ready for Anthony Joshua after two fights at heavyweight, warned his manager Egis Klimas. The undisputed cruiserweight champion defended his world titles with an eighth-round knockout of Tony Bellew on Saturday night, and is expected to soon join Joshua in the top division. His manager Klimas admits Usyk

Joshua beats Povetkin to remain world champion

Anthony Joshua delivered a devastating knockout blow to Alexander Povetkin. Then told Deontay Wilder he’s his No.1 target for April 13. Joshua has Wembley Stadium booked for his next fight that night and after retaining his WBA, IBF, IBO and WBO belts he wants the chance to become the undisputed heavyweight champion