Opinion | Jan 13 2017

Top 10 fights for 2017

George Gigney lists the top 10 fights for 2017
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Easily the biggest fight that can be made in the sport, these two elite superstars have been circling each other for a while.

  1. Anthony Joshua vs David Haye (heavyweight)

Both favourites in their upcoming fights against Wladimir Klitschko and Tony Bellew respectively, should they both win a showdown between them would shatter UK records.

  1. Amir Khan vs Kell Brook (welterweight)

Negotiations for this domestic superfight are reportedly going well. There is a chance these two bitter rivals could finally meet this year.

  1. Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev II (light-heavyweight)