Current IBF champion Anthony Joshua and former champion Vladimir Klitschko are set to go glove to glove at London's Wembley Arena on April 29th. They met recently to stir up some hype in advance of the big fight next spring.
Former heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury has accepted a backdated two-year doping ban, meaning he is free to fight again. Fury immediately took to Twitter to propose a comeback fight with Anthony Joshua.
After a double hip replacement and being shot in a kebab shop in 2015, naturalized German Manuel Charr has become the first heavyweight champion since Max Schmeling in the 1930s. It's a high spot in an eventful life.
German boxer Manuel Charr has won the heavyweight title after beating Russian Alexander Ustinov in a unanimous decision. Charr had gone through a two-year recovery after being shot in the stomach and hip dysplasia.
Anthony Joshua has knocked down ex-champ Wladimir Klitschko in the 11th round to retain his heavyweight crown in front of 90,000 at Wembley in London. It was Britain's largest attendance for a boxing event since 1939.
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