Boxing News At Five | Dec 13 2019

Boxing News at Five: Hunter says he would stop Fury, Conlan on course for Magdaleno title fight

Michael Hunter says his ideal heavyweight fight would be against Tyson Fury, and Michael Conlan could be set for a WBO title shot next summer
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EVER-IMPROVING heavyweight contender Michael Hunter says of all the surrounding heavyweights, fellow contenders and champions, it is Tyson Fury he would most like to face in the coming year.

Hunter and former heavyweight champion Fury shared a ring as amateurs and the American, though defeated, believes he saw enough in the rounds they spent in one another’s company to give him plenty of confidence ahead of a second meeting as pros.

“If I could choose to fight any of the top guys, it would be Fury,” he told Sky Sports. “I’ve already been in the ring with him as an amateur.


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