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Frank Warren on Tyson Fury vs Dillian Whyte and how fans can get tickets
The biggest stage for the biggest star in heavyweight boxing.Tyson Fury will return home to fight under the Wembley arch in a blockbuster showdown with British rival Dillian Whyte.What a homecoming this will be for the WBC champion after he went to America and took apart Deontay Wilder.Now Fury will get to fight in front of 90,000 fans at the iconic stadium.We are delighted to get this clash over the line after our record purse win recently and tickets will go on sale on Wednesday.I don’t expect them to last long as this is going to be an incredible occasion for fans across the world and capture the imagination of the country.It will also be the first fight card we have staged at Wembley Stadium since Frank Bruno became world champion by beating Oliver McCall in 1995.Of course, to stage Fury against Whyte we had to win the WBC purse bid and we won another major one this week too.Zach Parker will get home advantage for his big night against Demetrius Andrade after we won the purse bid to stage the super-middleweight clash.Now we are looking to put the WBO ‘interim’ title fight on at Pride Park - the home of Parker’s beloved Derby County.This is going to be a very tough fight for unbeaten Parker against former WBO middleweight champion Andrade.The American will bring over an unblemished record and a reputation for being hard to beat.But Parker is confident he can cause the upset and put himself right in line for a shot at undisputed super-middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez.On Thursday, the purse bids took place and yet again Queensberry Promotions sealed the deal.We put in a bid of $1,834,050 (£1,372,378) and beat Matchroom Sport, the other bidders, who submitted an offer of $1,750,00 (£1,309,087).That is what is known
Sir Alex Ferguson's son Darren quits as Peterborough boss one week before Man City clash
Peterborough United manager one week before the FA Cup fifth round tie against Manchester City.The son of legendary Manchester United manager Sir Alex resigned via a phone call with club chief Darragh MacAnthony on Sunday.It came after Peterborough suffered a 1-0 defeat in the Championship to Derby County on Saturday, which left the side without a single win over the last two months.And with his side second from bottom in the table and five points from safety, the 50-year-old decided to call time on his third spell with the club.Ferguson re-joined Peterborough two years ago before guiding the side to an impressive second-place finish in League One last season.But things have been far from straightforward this season, having won just five matches out of 31 this season.And Peterborough announced their manager’s resignation with a brief statement on Sunday night.It read: "Peterborough United can confirm that the co-owners have accepted the resignation of manager Darren Ferguson following a phone call made by Darren to Darragh MacAnthony on Sunday."Ferguson’s decision to walk away came after he openly criticised his side’s display against Derby.Do you think Darren Ferguson made the right decision to step-down? Let us know in the comments section.Want to be on the ball with all of the latest football news?Well then sign up for the brilliant Daily Star football email newsletter!From the latest transfer news to the agenda-setting stories, get it all in your email inbox - don't miss a thing.It only takes a matter of seconds.Simply type your email address into the box at the top of this article and hit 'subscribe'.And that's it, job done.
Wayne Rooney accidentally shares raunchy paintings in snap of son’s birthday at £20m home
Wayne Rooney accidentally showcased an erotic piece of art he has hanging in his house after posting a photo of his son on social media.The former England and Manchester United skipper took to Instagram on Wednesday to upload a snap of his four-year-old, Cass, opening his birthday presents.Cass looked to be having the time of his life, wearing birthday cake sunglasses and clutching a brand new Power Ranger toy, though followers couldn't help but notice the nude paintings on the wall behind him.The huge artwork appears to feature various angles of the female form, with pretty much 'everything' on show."Happy 4th Birthday Cass," Rooney told his 15 million followers, who flooded in with well-wishes, with the post racking up over 42,000 likes.Wayne and his wife Coleen, along with their sons Kai, Klay, Kit and Cass moved into their brand new £20million Cheshire mansion just before Christmas.The family have all featured in the recently-released Amazon documentary 'Rooney', which details Wazza's rise to global superstardom as a youngster, his struggles with mental health as well some of the more controversial moments of his career.Is Wayne Rooney good enough to manage in the Premier League? Let us know what you think in the comments section below...Since retiring as a player, the 36-year-old has ventured into management and has been turning heads at Derby County, in spite of their torrid financial situation.The club are currently 23rd in the Championship, but would be in mid-table had they not been deducted 21 points after entering administration back in September.Rooney's handling of things at Pride Park saw boyhood club Everton consider him for the vacant managerial position following Rafa Benitez's sacking last month, but