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From The42 'The war has just begun' - Wilder vows he will 'rise again' after Fury defeat Bronze Bomber

'The war has just begun' - Wilder vows he will 'rise again' after Fury defeat

Breaking his social media silence, Wilder looks to be eager for a trilogy fight against WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury.

From The42 Confirmation of Braekhus and McCaskill fight could have knock-on effect for Taylor Date Set

Confirmation of Braekhus and McCaskill fight could have knock-on effect for Taylor

The fight will be on the undercard of the Regis Prograis and Maurice Hooker main event.

From The42 Wilder urged to accept rematch pay-off that would open the door for Fury-Joshua Unification Bout

Wilder urged to accept rematch pay-off that would open the door for Fury-Joshua

Promoter Frank Warren is hoping the American fighter takes the offer.

From The42 Ireland's youngest pro boxer James Power relocates to LA to pursue American dream Going Back To Cali

Ireland's youngest pro boxer James Power relocates to LA to pursue American dream

The 18-year-old Cork man joins Jason Quigley and the McKenna brothers on Sheer Sports’ books.

From The42 Fury outclasses Wilder with seventh-round stoppage to win heavyweight title And The New... This post contains videos

Fury outclasses Wilder with seventh-round stoppage to win heavyweight title

Fury wins WBC showdown in Vegas as Wilder’s corner throw in the towel.

From The42 Fury and Wilder each weigh in well over a stone heavier than for original fight Massive This post contains videos

Fury and Wilder each weigh in well over a stone heavier than for original fight

Fury will take into the ring a 42-pound advantage over Wilder, if indeed it is an advantage at all.

From The42 2019 European medallist Regan Buckley retires from boxing aged 22 Shock

2019 European medallist Regan Buckley retires from boxing aged 22

The Bray man cited financial reasons, and his not being selected for March’s Tokyo 2020 qualifiers, as cause to hang up his gloves.

From The42 Portlaoise's former world champion Doheny to return to action in Dubai The Power

Portlaoise's former world champion Doheny to return to action in Dubai

The 33-year-old Portlaoise man will look to dust off some cobwebs before making another world-title tilt later in the year.

From The42 McKenna brothers join forces with legendary trainer Freddie Roach What A Move

McKenna brothers join forces with legendary trainer Freddie Roach

The Hall-of-Fame trainer will take the Smithborough siblings under his wing at his Wild Card gym in Hollywood.

From The42 'Monster' Inoue to make US debut in unification clash with fellow three-weight world champion Going Mainstream

'Monster' Inoue to make US debut in unification clash with fellow three-weight world champion

The Japanese star will face Johnriel Casemiro of the Philippines at the Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, on 25 April.

From The42 13-strong Irish boxing team announced for 2020 Olympic qualifier London Calling

13-strong Irish boxing team announced for 2020 Olympic qualifier

Tickets to Tokyo are on the line in London in March.

From The42 World champion Warrington splits with Warren and re-signs with former promoter Hearn Back To The Future

World champion Warrington splits with Warren and re-signs with former promoter Hearn

‘I am happy to say that we delivered for Josh on every level and helped him realise his goals in the sport,’ said Warren in a statement.

From The42 'The one thing they never did was hit me... They knew I'd hit them back' Divil A Fear

'The one thing they never did was hit me... They knew I'd hit them back'

Katelynn Phelan, 19, took her inspiration not from Bray, but from Brooklyn, and wants to blaze a trail down a road less travelled.

From The42 Anthony Joshua set for homecoming fight Future Plans

Anthony Joshua set for homecoming fight

The heavyweight champion is close to agreeing a deal to compete at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

From The42 Serrano on Taylor: 'She's average... She's not no superhero like everyone paints her to be' Shots Fired

Serrano on Taylor: 'She's average... She's not no superhero like everyone paints her to be'

‘There’s nothing really to her,’ said the Puerto Rican puncher, who is set to meet her Irish adversary this spring.

Conlan to continue Madison Square Garden tradition in clash with Colombian

The unbeaten Irish featherweight will face Belmar Preciado in front of a sea of green at MSG on Tuesday, 17 March.

From The42 Katie Taylor's 'Super Bowl of women's boxing' may land closer to home than expected 50 50

Katie Taylor's 'Super Bowl of women's boxing' may land closer to home than expected

Taylor and longtime rival, seven-weight world champion Amanda Serrano, could clash in London for the Irishwoman’s undisputed title.

From The42 Sensational Cully seizes Irish title inside a round, while Olympian Joyce beats former world champ One And Done This post contains videos

Sensational Cully seizes Irish title inside a round, while Olympian Joyce beats former world champ

Hometown hero Sean McComb also picked up a career-best victory.

From The42 Donovan underlines European title credentials with dazzling display Closing In

Donovan underlines European title credentials with dazzling display

‘Lilywhite Lightning’ moved to 12-0(7KOs) as he inflicted a first stoppage defeat over an opponent who had previously fought Ryan Burnett.

From The42 Disappointment for Dubliner Keeler as Andrade dominates Irish 'warrior' in Miami title fight Hard Luke

Disappointment for Dubliner Keeler as Andrade dominates Irish 'warrior' in Miami title fight

‘Cool Hand’ Keeler’s bid to become the WBO welterweight champion ended in defeat.

From The42 'You start to realise: ‘Holy f***, I can’t keep reinventing myself... I can’t keep doing this’ Battling The Bottle

'You start to realise: ‘Holy f***, I can’t keep reinventing myself... I can’t keep doing this’

Eric Donovan sheds light on his war with alcohol and drug abuse ahead of his return to the professional boxing ring this Saturday.

From The42 Aaron McKenna's first fight of 2020 booked for March The Silencer

Aaron McKenna's first fight of 2020 booked for March

The 20-year-old will look to move to 11-0 at The Forum in Inglewood, California, in eight weeks’ time.

From The42 Harrington edged by rival Potkonen in Strandja decider Close One

Harrington edged by rival Potkonen in Strandja decider

The Dubliner didn’t appear impressed by the decision, but could well meet Potkonen again for higher stakes as the year progresses.

From The42 Harrington and Irish scourge Potkonen to square off for gold in potential Olympic precursor Cream Of The Crop

Harrington and Irish scourge Potkonen to square off for gold in potential Olympic precursor

The Finn holds two victories over former world champion Harrington since she eliminated Katie Taylor from Rio 2016.

From The42 Ireland's Jason Quigley prevails in California Winning

Ireland's Jason Quigley prevails in California

The Donegal native secured a third-round stoppage victory over Mexico’s Fernando Marin.

From The42 Shields expects Braekhus to take 'easier' fight with Taylor in undisputed champion triangle Game Of Thrones

Shields expects Braekhus to take 'easier' fight with Taylor in undisputed champion triangle

‘In my opinion, Katie Taylor is going to beat her, but she will not knock Cecilia Braekhus out. And Cecilia can live with that.’

From The42 Jono Carroll to face Scott Quigg in Manchester headliner Ireland V England

Jono Carroll to face Scott Quigg in Manchester headliner

The Dubliner will face Bury’s Quigg in a Matchroom Boxing main event live on Sky Sports on 7 March.

From The42 Spike O’Sullivan stopped in 11th round of gallant effort against Munguia Out On His Shield

Spike O’Sullivan stopped in 11th round of gallant effort against Munguia

The Cork man hurt Munguia in the third before the Mexican seized control of a gruelling fight.

From The42 The quiet man in Katie Taylor's corner Ross The Boss

The quiet man in Katie Taylor's corner

Ross Enamait used to work for an investment management company. Now, he trains one of his biggest fans: the undisputed lightweight champion.

From The42 Katie Taylor caps memorable 2019 with prestigious Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year award Ring Queen

Katie Taylor caps memorable 2019 with prestigious Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year award

The Bray woman was recognised as the world’s outstanding female boxer after a year in which she became an undisputed and two-weight world champion.

From The42 Quigley to continue on comeback trail with second fight in seven weeks Next Step

Quigley to continue on comeback trail with second fight in seven weeks

‘I’ve seen it in training and I’ve felt it myself: there is a change there and click of things back in place again.’

2018 world champion Harrington to return to the ring after seven-month injury lay-off

The Dubliner broke her thumb twice in 2019.

From The42 Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder rematch confirmed for early 2020 OFFICIAL

Tyson Fury-Deontay Wilder rematch confirmed for early 2020

The two fighters will compete against one another in Las Vegas this February.

From The42 'The hunger strikes had begun just as Barry McGuigan started training for his professional debut' EXTRACT

'The hunger strikes had begun just as Barry McGuigan started training for his professional debut'

Donald McRae looks at the early days of the acclaimed Irish boxer and the background from which he came.

From The42 Fury and new trainer an 'excellent match' ahead of Wilder rematch Corner Man

Fury and new trainer an 'excellent match' ahead of Wilder rematch

Andy Lee feels a change in trainer will lead to a different mindset for Tyson Fury when he faces Deontay Wilder again in 2020.

From The42 Chavez Jr quits on his stool after five rounds against Danny Jacobs NO MAS

Chavez Jr quits on his stool after five rounds against Danny Jacobs

“It wasn’t my debut at super-middleweight because this is so disrespectful,” said Jacobs.

From The42 Andy Lee's Top Rank prospect Paddy Donovan scores another knockout in Bolton Good Night This post contains videos

Andy Lee's Top Rank prospect Paddy Donovan scores another knockout in Bolton

The 20-year-old is now 3-0(2KOs) as a professional and will make his US debut in New York in March.

From The42 Brook to end 14-month ring absence in February fight with DeLuca Special K

Brook to end 14-month ring absence in February fight with DeLuca

The former world champion admitted experiencing some ‘dark times’ while away from the ring, but believes he still has more to give

From The42 Headstone finally erected for African-American boxing great who died in Galway in 1818 Breaker Of Chains This post contains videos

Headstone finally erected for African-American boxing great who died in Galway in 1818

Tom Molineaux died penniless and sick in Galway after a pioneering prizefighting career, and was buried in an unmarked grave.

From The42 Fury adds Andy Lee to training setup ahead of Wilder rematch Making Moves

Fury adds Andy Lee to training setup ahead of Wilder rematch

Lee, a cousin of Fury’s, will assist Sugar Hill as The Gypsy King prepares for a sequel with the American.