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Billy Joe Saunders May Return To Action in September or October

Promoter Eddie Hearn of Matchroom has revealed that he's been in discussions with the management of former two division world champion Billy Joe Saunders with respect to a comeback. Saunders was last seen in action back in May of 2021, when he suffered the first loss of his career -...
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Billy Joe Saunders 'Could Have Been Better…He Cut Corners,' Says Former Trainer

Mark Tibbs feels that his former trainee Billy Joe Saunders left a lot on the table as it relates to the latter’s boxing career. The London-based Tibbs, a former fighter himself, trained the two-division champion Saunders ahead of his super middleweight unification bout against Canelo Alvarez last May, which Alvarez won by 8th round knockout. Tibbs' family and Saunders go way back, with Tibbs’ father, Jimmy, having trained Saunders for the first half of his professional career. Before returning to the Tibbs clan, Saunders trained under Ben Davison.

Jake Paul backed by Billy Joe Saunders in feud with UFC boss Dana White

Former world champion boxer Billy Joe Saunders has backed YouTuber Jake Paul in his row with UFC boss Dana White.Paul, 24, has frequently criticised White for the way he treats his fighters - particularly when it comes to the financial splits they receive.And earlier this week the internet sensation turned fighter challenged the head of the UFC by insisting he would quit boxing and take on Jorge Masvidal in the octagon if White adhered to a list of demands.He then went on to add: “1) Increase min fighter pay per fight to $50k (it’s $12k now).“2) Guarantee UFC fighters 50%...
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Billy Joe Saunders denies stabbing man through hand during mass brawl

Billy Joe Saunders, a recent opponent of Canelo Alvarez, has denied any involvement in a mass brawl that occurred in Warwickshire, England recently. That brawl involved members of the Traveller community, a group Saunders belongs to, and resulted in three people requiring hospitalization. The brawl reportedly featured one individual being...