FRED Tukes will be looking to right the wrongs
BIG punching cruiserweight Mark Flanagan had
AUSTRALIAN powerhouse Lucas ‘Big Daddy’
THE bookmakers say it’s a one horse race,
AUSTRALIA’s Sakio Bika will return to
WHEN it comes to delivering big time opportunities,
Fred Tukes: “There is no doubt I beat Ben Capps the first time”
FRED Tukes will be looking to right the wrongs of his draw with Ben Capps after the pair agreed to square off once again. This time they will fight for the vacant IBO Oceania super welterweight title on Barry Michael’s “Under the Dome” card at the Royal Exhibition Building in Melbourneread more...
Sakio Bika presents Mark Flanagan with Knockout of the Year belt
BIG punching cruiserweight Mark Flanagan had his Knockout of the Year belt presented to him last week. The award, which was sponsored by former WBC super middleweight champion Sakio Bika and his pending documentary was awarded to Flanagan in front of an enthusiastic crowd at Bika’sread more...
Lucas Browne made WBA mandatory for Ruslan Chagaev
AUSTRALIAN powerhouse Lucas ‘Big Daddy’ Browne has been made the mandatory challenger for Ruslan Chagaev’s WBA ‘regular’ heavyweight title. Hatton Promotions has worked hard to get Browne the correct opportunities at the correct time since signing him in 2012read more...
Luke Jackson an unbackable favourite to dethrone Will Young
THE bookmakers say it’s a one horse race, but that hasn’t bothered Will Young’s camp. In a television interview in January Luke Jackson was quoted saying, “If I can’t beat WIll Young I may as well retire,” According to bookmaker’s odds, youread more...
Sakio Bika talks Adonis Stevenson – “I have to put everything on the line,”
AUSTRALIA’s Sakio Bika will return to the ring on April 4th to challenge the reigning WBC light heavyweight titleholder and lineal champion Adonis Stevenson in Quebec, Canada. Stevenson, 37, has not been beaten for the past five years and boasts an impressive record of 25 wins (21read more...
Sakio Bika vs. Adonis Stevenson set for April 4th in Quebec
WHEN it comes to delivering big time opportunities, there is no denying the pulling power of Al Haymon. Although he is loathed by many promoters, matchmakers and television executives alike, the fighters of the notorious boxing advisor love him and you can see why. Australia’sread more...
Kerry Hope signs with Xcite Fight Promotions
BRISBANE based promotional outfit Xcite Fight Promotions have announced the signing of former European middleweight champion Kerry Hope. The proud Welshman recently relocated to Brisbane and is now under the tutelage of accomplished trainer Gareth Williams. Sporting a record of 20 winsread more...
Rob Powdrill on life after Hooper win, Letizia rematch and more
REWIND four months back and very few outside of the boxing industry were familiar with kickboxing and Muay Thai veteran Rob Powdrill. One looping overhand right and tens of thousands of YouTube clicks later, boxing fans are suddenly very familiar with the Perth-based Powdrill. Powdrill,read more...
David Letizia on final fight, Rob Powdrill rematch and more
POPULAR Perth resident David Letizia made his professional debut almost twenty years ago. Tonight the former West Australian cruiserweight champion will end his seventeen fight career when he steps into the ring for the final time against Rob Powdrill (4-1, 1 KO) at Perth’s famedread more...
Q&A: One on One with Herman Ene Purcell
IT has just been over a week since Channel Nine’s ‘Footy Show Fight Night’ which had a spread of some of the most celebrated Rugby League and Union players lacing up the gloves and showcasing what they have in the ring. One of those men was Kangaroo and Origin great, Paulread more...