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From The42 Fury not ruling out WWE return after debut win in Saudi Arabia - but Wilder next in February Dual Duties This post contains videos

Fury not ruling out WWE return after debut win in Saudi Arabia - but Wilder next in February

After his appearance at WWE Crown Jewel, Tyson Fury will now prepare for a rematch against Deontay Wilder.

From The42 'Like a mouse and a cat' - Linardatou confident she can bully challenger Taylor up at 140 pounds Shots Fired

'Like a mouse and a cat' - Linardatou confident she can bully challenger Taylor up at 140 pounds

The Greek champion defends her title against the Irish icon this Saturday.

From The42 'You don't like getting those calls at 6 o'clock in the morning, but it's definitely going to help the sport' Leading The Way This post contains videos

'You don't like getting those calls at 6 o'clock in the morning, but it's definitely going to help the sport'

Katie Taylor’s fight on Saturday will be the first in female pro boxing history to undergo a full Voluntary Anti-Doping Agency testing program.

From The42 'If it wasn't for Katie, there's no way I'd be pro' - England's Harper moving closer to fighting her idol The Dream

'If it wasn't for Katie, there's no way I'd be pro' - England's Harper moving closer to fighting her idol

‘If somebody told me a couple of years ago I’d be boxing on a Katie Taylor bill, I’d never have believed them.’

From The42 Olympic boxing trials new judging system to 'regain trust' Transparency

Olympic boxing trials new judging system to 'regain trust'

Judges will press a button when they mark blows and their decisions will be immediately shown on a screen.

From The42 Nigel Benn forced to call off his ring return aged 55 due to shoulder injury Small Mercies

Nigel Benn forced to call off his ring return aged 55 due to shoulder injury

Benn had been scheduled to fight fellow former super-middleweight world champion Sakio Bika on 23 November.

From The42 'I would want her out of the game. I'm hoping this is her last fight' - Irish Olympic champion on Taylor Advice

'I would want her out of the game. I'm hoping this is her last fight' - Irish Olympic champion on Taylor

Michael Carruth believes that the world champion should hang up her gloves while she’s at the top.

From The42 Taylor defeats Prograis in enthralling World Boxing Super Series final Boxing

Taylor defeats Prograis in enthralling World Boxing Super Series final

The Scot prevailed adds the WBA super-lightweight title to his IBF gold.

Former unified world bantamweight champion Ryan Burnett retires aged 27

The Belfast native confirmed his retirement in a statement on Friday evening.

From The42 Pound-for-pound rival and potential foe joins Katie Taylor in Hearn's promotional stable First Lady

Pound-for-pound rival and potential foe joins Katie Taylor in Hearn's promotional stable

Cecilia Braekhus [35-0, 9KOs] has signed a multi-fight deal with the English promoter.

From The42 'She fled the whole division... Katie Taylor needs me - I don't need Katie Taylor' - Serrano Arch Nemeses This post contains videos

'She fled the whole division... Katie Taylor needs me - I don't need Katie Taylor' - Serrano

The Puerto Rican is frustrated that Taylor has temporarily moved up in weight as the wait goes on for their women’s superfight.

From The42 John Joe Nevin finally seals fight that could ignite his pro career Breakthrough

John Joe Nevin finally seals fight that could ignite his pro career

The former Olympic silver medallist will fight for a WBA rankings belt next month.

From The42 American boxer Patrick Day dies from brain injury sustained in the ring last weekend Another Tragedy

Frampton and Valdez to co-headline Vegas doubleheader ahead of potential showdown

‘The Jackal’ is back following an 11-month absence.

From The42 American boxer Day in 'extremely critical condition' after suffering brain injury Concern

American boxer Day in 'extremely critical condition' after suffering brain injury

Day suffered a traumatic brain injury in his super welterweight fight with Charles Conwell on Saturday.

From The42 Kildare's Dennis Hogan set for middleweight world title fight Chance

Kildare's Dennis Hogan set for middleweight world title fight

The Brisbane-based boxer had previously been tipped for a re-match with Jaime Munguia.

From The42 Barnes goes out on his shield in four-round Belfast war with European champion Outgunned

Barnes goes out on his shield in four-round Belfast war with European champion

The Irish boxing icon was stopped by Swansea’s Jay Harris in a thrilling main event at Ulster Hall.

From The42 Andy Lee-trained prospect Donovan scores frightening first-round KO on pro debut Off The Mark This post contains videos

Andy Lee-trained prospect Donovan scores frightening first-round KO on pro debut

The 20-year-old Top Rank starlet took less than 80 seconds to flatten his Mexican opponent.

From The42 Welterweight champ Spence in serious condition but 'expected to survive' following car crash Intensive Care

Welterweight champ Spence in serious condition but 'expected to survive' following car crash

The unbeaten American sensation was ejected from his Ferrari in a rollover crash on Thursday morning.

From The42 Ireland bow out of World Championships with no medals after spirited last-eight defeats Disappointment

Ireland bow out of World Championships with no medals after spirited last-eight defeats

Amy Broadhurst was bested by the scourge of Irish boxing, Mira Potkonen, while Christina Desmond lost to Busenaz Surmeneli.

From The42 Usyk gets new opponent for heavyweight debut this Saturday after Spong fails test Sky Is Blue

Usyk gets new opponent for heavyweight debut this Saturday after Spong fails test

Chazz Witherspoon will step in to face the Ukrainian sensation.

From The42 Bogeywoman awaits again as Broadhurst and Desmond power on to medal fights at Worlds Sensational

Bogeywoman awaits again as Broadhurst and Desmond power on to medal fights at Worlds

The Dundalk and Cork women were in sensational form in Ulan-Ude.

From The42 Ireland's former world champ TJ Doheny to make sudden return on Usyk card this weekend Off The Laois

Ireland's former world champ TJ Doheny to make sudden return on Usyk card this weekend

The Portlaoise southpaw is back on the hunt for world titles.

From The42 David Price steps in for spider-bitten Parker to face Chisora in all-British clash Replacement

David Price steps in for spider-bitten Parker to face Chisora in all-British clash

The towering Liverpudlian replaces the injured Kiwi for this month’s Matchroom show at London’s O2 Arena.

From The42 Double disappointment for Ireland as Walsh and Smith lose split decisions at Worlds No Cigar

Double disappointment for Ireland as Walsh and Smith lose split decisions at Worlds

Smith came within a whisker of upsetting the reigning champion, while Walsh lost out to the hometown hero.

From The42 Joe Ward suffers pro debut defeat after freak injury cuts him down in New York Nightmare Start This post contains videos

Joe Ward suffers pro debut defeat after freak injury cuts him down in New York

The Westmeath native appeared to suffer a serious knee injury.

From The42 Desmond shrugs off public warning to dump out England's Commonwealth champion at Worlds Sensational Upset This post contains videos

Desmond shrugs off public warning to dump out England's Commonwealth champion at Worlds

The Macroom woman is through to the last 16 in Siberia.

From The42 Ceire Smith marches into World Championships last 16 Cavan A Blast

Ceire Smith marches into World Championships last 16

The Cavan woman will face the world champion in the next round.

From The42 Andy Lee steps in to train Jason Quigley ahead of comeback fight Coach's Corner

Andy Lee steps in to train Jason Quigley ahead of comeback fight

The former middleweight world champion is in Quigley’s corner as he bids to bounce back from a disappointing defeat.

From The42 Joseph Parker forced to withdraw from Chisora fight due to 'spider bite' Web Stinger

Joseph Parker forced to withdraw from Chisora fight due to 'spider bite'

Yet another Parker has fallen foul of our arachnid friends.

From The42 Nigel Benn to fight former world champion in comeback fight at the age of 55 Concerning

Nigel Benn to fight former world champion in comeback fight at the age of 55

The former two-weight beltholder will face Sakio Bika in Birmingham on 23 November.

From TheJournal.ie Garda suspended over video mocking Travelling community Disciplinary Inquiry

Garda suspended over video mocking Travelling community

The video was filmed ahead of a charity boxing match against a member of Dublin Fire Brigade.

From The42 'I'm gonna cut Fury's eye back open' - Wilder threatens heavyweight rival Threat

'I'm gonna cut Fury's eye back open' - Wilder threatens heavyweight rival

Deontay Wilder says Tyson Fury’s ordeal with a cut during his win over Otto Wallin will make him vulnerable.

From The42 'I think the fight was just too close... I definitely have to beat her a lot more convincingly' - Taylor Run It Back

'I think the fight was just too close... I definitely have to beat her a lot more convincingly' - Taylor

Eddie Hearn doesn’t think Katie Taylor will ‘let him’ hold off a Delfine Persoon rematch for much longer, but Amanda Serrano will be next.

From The42 European kingpin Walker moves to within a fight of a World Championship medal for Ireland King Kurt

European kingpin Walker moves to within a fight of a World Championship medal for Ireland

Mongolia’s third seed Tsendbaater Erdenebat, the reigning Asian Games and Asian Championships gold medallist, awaits in the last eight.

From The42 Taylor braced for 'huge 12 months' as opponent Linardatou and team cry foul in awkward presser Dirty Laundry This post contains videos

Taylor braced for 'huge 12 months' as opponent Linardatou and team cry foul in awkward presser

The champion’s manager claimed she stepped off in the plane in tears due to the lack of rematch clause in her contract.

From The42 Taylor to headline 21,000-capacity Manchester Arena in bid to become two-weight world champion Landmark

Taylor to headline 21,000-capacity Manchester Arena in bid to become two-weight world champion

The Irish icon will top a bill across the water, with tickets available on StubHub from midday on Tuesday.

From The42 Kurt Walker advances on mixed day for Irish at World Championships Lords Of The Ring

Kurt Walker advances on mixed day for Irish at World Championships

There was disappointment for Kirill Afanasev, meanwhile.

From The42 Fury wants to face 'bum' Wilder in February after surviving scare

Fury wants to face 'bum' Wilder in February after surviving scare

After coming through against Otto Wallin, Fury again called out Deontay Wilder.

From The42 Imperious Nevin books World Championships last-16 tie with home favourite Slick

Imperious Nevin books World Championships last-16 tie with home favourite

He’ll face Russia’s number eight seed Gleb Bakshi in the last 16 on Monday.