talkSPORT brings you all the newest boxing information from Tuesday, November 12…
Eubank crosses the pond
Chris Eubank Jr is focusing on a showdown with WBC middleweight title holder Jermall Charlo in 2020.
Eubank Jr will make his American debut subsequent month when he takes on Matt Korobov in New York within the first of his two-fight take care of Showtime.
The 30-year-old, who spent his teenage years coaching within the States, has not fought since beating James DeGale in February to turn out to be a two-time IBO champion.
“I’m trying to cease a man every time I get into the ring,” Eubank advised Showtime via WBN.
“Regardless of who it’s. And Matt Korobov, a hell of a fighter. I imagine he beat (Jermall) Charlo within the combat he had with him final time 12 months.
“However I’m going to return out right here and cease him. I’ll make an actual assertion out right here in America.”
The Brighton-based middleweight then needs the undefeated Charlo in 2020.
“That’s the purpose,” stated the Brighton native. “We’re co-main eventing, so it’s positively a combat that may be constructed.
“I imagine I’m a far superior fighter to that man. I’m positive I’ll have the ability to showcase my abilities towards him within the subsequent six months.”
Numbers don’t lie
Eddie Hearn has revealed the rematch between KSI and Logan Paul did extra pay-per-views within the UK than Anthony Joshua’s shock defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr.
Britain’s Olajide Olatunji emerged victorious, via split decision, from his six-round cruiserweight contest on Sunday towards fellow YouTube persona Paul in Los Angeles.
The much-hyped principal occasion didn’t get below method till nicely after 5am, and in keeping with Matchroom boss Hearn, who promoted the bout, it went on to turn out to be DAZN’s most-viewed PPV combat ever.
UFC president Dana White has been warned to maintain Tyson Fury’s title out of his mouth by his father, John.
Fury uploaded a video of himself contained in the octagon with Darren Until over the weekend, as he continues to speak about getting into the MMA world.
White responded by saying Fury would get “smashed” by the promotion’s high heavyweights, which didn’t go down nicely with Fury Snr.
“How does he learn about smashing anyone when Tyson comes from a smashing household, you recognize what I’m saying?” John Fury stated to iFLTV.
“Once I can in all probability smash Dana White with one punch, you recognize what I’m saying? So how can he write my son off like that? You possibly can’t write a person off with Tyson’s capacity or coronary heart or will to win, and he is aware of that. He’s speaking silly.”
“Let him speak to me like that. I’ll combat him,” Fury added.
“Match me up with him tonight, you recognize what I’m saying? As a result of I imagine I’m the most effective 54-year-old man on the earth. I’m the fittest, I do know that, and I’m the most effective 54-year-old man on the planet. I’m going to show it anytime, anyplace, without spending a dime or for cash. So let him take that in your pipe and smoke it.
“I imply that, mate. Hold my son’s title out of your mouth. If it’s not good, don’t discuss him.”
Fury totally targeted
Frank Warren insists Tyson Fury’s give attention to boxing hasn’t wavered and he’s totally dedicated to his rematch with Deontay Wilder, regardless of his WWE and UFC antics.
The pair are scheduled to fulfill for a second time on February 22 following their controversial draw on the finish of 2018, though the American should first come via his combat towards Luis Ortiz on November 23.
“He’s a type of individuals that should have one thing happening,” stated Warren of Fury, dismissing considerations over his exploits exterior of the boxing ring.
“The wrestling for him stored him within the health club, it stored him working. He has his e book happening. He has bought a Christmas single popping out with Robbie Williams. He isn’t sat round – that’s the kind of man he’s.
“He’s a consummate entertainer, however he is aware of what he needs on the finish of the day and that’s the rematch with Deontay Wilder.
“It’s a huge, huge combat, it’s a huge cash combat, and we hope now that Deontay doesn’t screw up and destroy the day.
“It’s all now right down to Deontay Wilder. He’s preventing Luis Ortiz. He wins that combat, hopefully comes via unscathed, then the combat is on.
“Tyson has finished every little thing he has needed to do and he is able to roll on the 22nd.”