It's got to be an even playing field. Watch top fighters as they power through each fight, delivering strong jabs, fierce uppercuts and great knockouts. You see boxing promoters at their events: Black Lives Matter signs. What Tunde does have is a gift for the pads. "It happened twice early on in my amateur career," he recalls. Amala and stew!" I thought AJ ducked you? I was being so polite, because I was so excited to be there. "And I'm happy that white people now are in this. A fight against unbeaten Brit Lyndon Arthur is set to be announced for late 2020, but the pair train like this every week. ", Topics: Mike Tyson, Boxing News, blm, Boxing, Fight News. But it didn't work. Last updated 7:02 PM, Sunday November 01 2020 GMT. "The Black Lives Matter movement really skyrocketed over the George Floyd murder by a police officer," recounts Yarde. The latest boxing news and results from SPORTbible. He is not a cage fighter. The American has previously said that it was the Brit who was 'dodging' him - but Wilder's latest wording reads otherwise. In other words, if he mops the floor with Hall, you might see him back in the octagon one last time. "A lot of kids are mentally drained, mentally depleted. Global challenges as well as personal ones have also been a central theme for Yarde's year. "I don't believe that. Yes, all lives matter - but that's not what we're putting emphasis on. 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. WBC, IBF, WBO, WBA. Deontay Wilder accuses Tyson Fury of CHEATING with weight in his glove in last fight as American demands third clash . The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). But, 45-year-old Silva says it became clear it wasn't going to happen and he moved on -- he's now fighting Uriah Hall on Halloween night in what could be the last fight of his Hall of Fame career. Alex Reid in Boxing. I highly believe you put something hard in your glove. His unusual path into the pro game is mirrored by that of his coach, Ajayi. Anthony Yarde: Inspired By Mike Tyson, The Boxer Fighting To Change Lives. Ajayi concurs, explaining simply: "I think the time has come now where, if you've got a conscience, then you will say: what's happened to black people and the way black people have been treated - that can't go on no more. "Anything else is just noise to distract from the fact that Wilder bottled it after being humiliated in February. His 21 pro fights have yielded 20 wins, 19 inside the distance, testament to his remarkable fight-ending power.

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"The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. "When everyone was disrespecting the pads - and they were disrespected - they would say: 'Nah, Floyd don't do that, it's just for the cameras,'" he says. But he does explain, in language anyone can follow, why the BLM movement is both vitally important and long overdue.

“It’s impossible for a brand new ten ounce glove to keep a smooshed in form or to have loose space. This might be the best example of what his trainer and manager, Tunde Ajayi, refers to as Yarde's incredible ability to take a positive from any negative situation. © 2020 EHM PRODUCTIONS,INC. "And the reports my mum got back were astounding. So people want to go and get what they want by any means necessary, that ends up causing conflict. https://t.co/GaJIN7ak6v. Jamaican patty! Waiting for your permission to load the comments. Being a man of my word, I gave you the title shot. Yarde laughs, as he's clearly made a decision not to carry the bitterness from his experience. "That brings on an animalistic mentality. The boxer has been incredibly articulate on Black Lives Matter, the campaign sparked into life by horrific incidents that have taken place in the US but resonate worldwide. Eventually, he was allowed to visit a family friend's boxing club. Breaking news about the biggest fights as well as 24/7 headlines about the world's favourite boxers. Wilder also included a lengthy comment with the video when posting on Instagram. We're putting emphasis on black lives that are being taken due to negativity and just pure foolishness; racism.". “But you still couldn’t keep this king down. "I'm gonna get you one day," the trainer warns. Floyd, Breonna Suspects Got It, Why Can't I?!? Both dismiss the trap some boxers fall into when they get towards the top of the sport; that of only going into training camp when a specific fight date is set.

Just 14 months earlier the pair had drawn - with Fury miraculously climbing off the canvas in the 12th round after a devastating haymaker. MMA, boxing and wrestling are all facing a major issue: a cracked combat sports pipeline The coronavirus didn't just stop the fights in the combat sports world, it froze the lifeblood of the industry. The Gypsy King shocked the world when he battered Wilder from pillar to post to win the WBC heavyweight title when the American was pulled out by his corner in the seventh round. Get TMZ breaking news sent right to your browser! “Y’all tried the same method the second time, but this time you scratched flesh out of my ears which caused my ears to bleed. So I said before the fight: the only way I was going to win was by knockout," Yarde explains. Showing 10 Event Results Updated Mon, Oct 26 2020. News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. So, the first day there we couldn't train. Anderson Silva has some business advice for Conor McGregor -- forget about a rematch with Khabib ... and focus on getting a deal done with Manny Pacquiao!! In other words, if he mops the floor with Hall, you might see him back in the octagon one last time. But it's about how you deal with things, how you bounce back. His resilience has been tested by the tragic deaths of several close family members due to coronavirus. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED, Download the TMZ App on the Apple App Store, Download the TMZ App on the Google Play Store.