Andy Raymond talks Fox Sports, domestic scene and more
  IN many ways, Andy Raymond is the voice of Australian boxing.   For the best part of a decade, Raymond has diligently served the domestic boxing audience on Fox Sports, providing a service as both a fledgling ring announcer as well as a play-by-play commentator.   Over time,... Read more
Michael Katsidis signs for Tommy Coyle test in ‘Point of No Return’
  MICHAEL Katsidis will make the fourth British appearance of his career when he travels to England to challenge IBF International lightweight titlist Tommy Coyle on October 25th.   Katsidis, 34, is riding a two-fight win streak against modest opposition since making his return to the ring in March,... Read more
Live Stream Preview: May vs. Mokoginta ($9.99 PPV)
  TONIGHT from the Italian Club in Western Australia, promoter Ty Colman of CDL Promotions presents a six fight card headlined by promising super featherweight prospect Nathaniel May (6-1, 4 KOs), who will face rugged Indonesian James Mokoginta (25-13-2, 13 KOs) over ten rounds for the vacant WBO Asia... Read more
Quick Grabs: Mundine vs. Rabchenko Press Conference
  Brian Amatruda (Promoter/Big Time Boxing):   “This is a genuine make or break fight for Anthony. His career either ends on November 12th, or it’ll be his resurrection.”   “They say he’s crazy for calling out Floyd Mayweather. But the reality is that if he wins, he’s the... Read more
Mundine vs. Rabchenko confirmed for November 12th
  ANTHONY Mundine will roll the dice on his professional career when he takes on unbeaten and big-punching Belarusian Sergey Rabchenko for the WBC silver light middleweight title on November 12th at Melbourne’s Hisense Arena in one of the most anticipated events to be staged in Australia’s sporting capital... Read more
Trout survives Dawson in near catastrophic upset
  DANIEL Dawson was one punch away from scoring one of the biggest upsets in boxing this year, flooring the elusive Austin Trout twice en route to dropping a unanimous points decision at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in California.   Trout, 28, (now 27-2, 14 KOs) went into... Read more
Our Experts Decide: Austin Trout vs. Daniel Dawson
  A truly remarkable period for Australian boxing in the US ends this weekend, when Australia’s former world title challenger Daniel Dawson faces an uphill challenge against returning former WBA light middleweight champion Austin Trout from the Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California.   The twelve round non-title... Read more
Daniel Dawson – “I cannot lose this fight”
  DANIEL Dawson knows he is in for the fight of his life.   In this exclusive interview with Aus-Boxing, The 36 year-old West Australian discusses his biggest challenge to date, his fight with former WBA light middleweight champion and one of the biggest names in the sport, Austin... Read more
Dirrell dethrones Bika in scrappy rematch
  IT may have taken a combined twenty four rounds to separate them, but there was no doubting who was the victor in the rematch.   Unbeaten Anthony Dirrell (27-0, 22 KOs) became the second cancer surviver in as many weeks to win a world title, following fellow American... Read more
Jason Moloney shines on debut, Ibrahim Balla tested over six
  FORMER amateur star Jason Moloney made a winning start to his professional career, starching overmatched veteran Ngaotawan Sithsaithong in front of an enthusiastic crowd at The Melbourne Pavilion, winning in one-sided fashion as expected.   Despite being placed on the five-fight card as the co-feature, it was clear... Read more
VIDEO: Nigel Benn on Bika vs. Dirrell rematch
  IN the latest of our sit-downs with former unified super middleweight champion Nigel Benn, the legendary Brit talks about tomorrow’s WBC super middleweight title fight between Australia’s Sakio Bika and Anthony Dirrell.   Dirrell, 29, floored Bika, 35, in their first fight and after twelve rounds left with... Read more
Our Experts Decide: Sakio Bika vs. Anthony Dirrell
  AUSTRALIA will have it’s fourth world title fight in as many weeks when Australia’s own Sakio Bika takes on American Anthony Dirrell in a rematch of their hard-fought twelve round draw. The twelve round fight takes place from the StubHub Center in Carson, California tomorrow afternoon (AEST).  ... Read more
Live Stream Preview: Breese vs. Tagi ($9.95 PPV)
  TONIGHT from the Melbourne Pavilion, promoter Barry Michael presents a five fight card headlined by Victorian super middleweight champion Ryan Breese (4-0, 2 KOs) taking on Fijian Opeti Tagi (17-10, 9 KOs) over ten rounds for the vacant WBC Asia Council Continental bauble.   Tagi, 32, is a... Read more
Team Fletcher talk Jacobs loss, Geale and future fights
  REBUILDING off a loss is common practise in boxing.   For some, it’s back to the drawing board as all components of a fighters make up come under the review. In many instances comes a change of trainer – or even a change of management – in some... Read more
Potential Froch unification looms for Bika
  THE stakes may have been dramatically raised for Australian Sakio Bika ahead of his world title defence against American Anthony Dirrell this weekend, with a world title unification bout against Englishman Carl Froch closer than ever to becoming a reality.   Leading English promoter Eddie Hearn has confirmed... Read more
Jarrod Fletcher finished in five by Danny Jacobs
  AGAINST the odds, a fairytale story came to life at the Barclays Center.   Unfortunately for Australia’s Jarrod Fletcher, he was on the receiving end, going down in five one-sided rounds as Brooklyn’s Danny Jacobs became the first cancer survivor to capture a world championship.   Although the... Read more
Corey McConnell – “The fire was still there and I couldn’t kick it”
  CITING a lack of quality fights and outside commitments, Corey McConnell put his boxing career on hold.   Exactly one year and one day later, McConnell was standing in centre ring at the Crossing Theatre in Narrabri being crowned as the WBC International super featherweight champion, following an... Read more
Live Blog: Jarrod Fletcher vs. Danny Jacobs
  STARTING at 11:00am (AEST), Aus-Boxing will have live round-by-round coverage of Brisbane’s Jarrod Fletcher, who is looking to break the run for Australian’s losing streak when challenging for world titles in the US, when he faces big punching American Danny Jacobs for the WBA regular middleweight title from... Read more
VIDEO: Insight into Team Fletcher ahead of Jacobs clash
  Jarrod Fletcher’s camp, lead by manager Adam Wilcock of Fightcard Promotions has graciously allowed Aus-Boxing inside of their camp ahead the biggest fight of Fletcher’s career.   Fletcher, 30, and Jacobs, 27, will collide over twelve rounds for the WBA regular middleweight title from the Barclays Center in... Read more
VIDEO: Nigel Benn talks Fletcher-Jacobs
  IN yet another exclusive, Aus-Boxing was able to continue our sit down with boxing legend Nigel ‘The Dark Destroyer’ Benn to get his thoughts and opinion on the upcoming Fletcher vs. Jacobs fight which will be shown live in Australia through Main Event on Sunday for $29.95.  ... Read more
Sam Soliman to make first title defence against Jermain Taylor
  AFTER months of negotiations with multiple opponents, IBF middleweight champion Sam Soliman is set to make the first defence of his world championship abroad, having come to an agreement to face former undisputed middleweight champion Jermain Taylor.   While the announcement is yet to be made officially, it... Read more
Our Experts Decide: Jarrod Fletcher vs. Danny Jacobs
  AUSTRALIA will have it’s third world title challenge in as many weeks when Queensland’s Jarrod Fletcher gets his first tilt at the middleweight championship when he faces Brooklyn’s own Daniel Jacobs from the Barclays Center on Sunday afternoon (AEST).   Fletcher, 30, and Jacobs, 27, will face off... Read more
Jarrod Fletcher – “I like having the underdog tag”
  THE road less travelled has taken Jarrod Fletcher to many places.   From Melbourne to Beijing as a distinguished amateur and to both London and Monte Carlo as a professional. However, his latest destination may prove to be the most vital.   In a career that has spanned... Read more
Zappavigna wants war with Katsidis for November
  LAST time we saw Lenny Zappavigna in the ring, he had a seven round bloodbath with Japanese live wire Shuhei Tsuchiya in a can’t miss candidate for domestic fight of the year.   If Zappavigna and his team – headed by manager Mike Altamura – get their way,... Read more
Michael Zerafa targets Dwight Ritchie for Australian title
  UNBEATEN middleweight Michael Zerafa is looking to make his name stand out amongst a sea of talented contenders by grabbing the Australian middleweight title and fighting one of the most avoided contenders for it – fellow unbeaten Victorian Dwight Ritchie.   “I believe that Dwight and I are... Read more
Lucas Browne talks Rudenko win, future fights and more
  LUCAS Browne was forced to go the twelve round distance for only the third time in his professional career, fighting a highly entertaining tussle with the durable and iron-jawed Andriy Rudenko from the Civic Hall in Wolverhampton last weekend.   With the harder than expected victory now consumed,... Read more
Courageous Caparello downed in two by Kovalev
  BLAKE Caparello almost became an overnight sensation when he became only the second man to floor Sergey Kovalev in the first round of their world title bout.   However, only minutes later his opportunity to grasp boxing superstardom was lost as he became the latest fighter to fall... Read more
Live Blog: Sergey Kovalev vs. Blake Caparello
  Aus-Boxing will have a live blog for round-by-round updates from Atlantic City, where Australia’s unbeaten Blake Caparello (19-0-1, 6 KOs) will attempt to score the biggest upset in boxing this year he challenges WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev (24-0-1, 22 KOs).   Kovalev vs. Caparello is scheduled... Read more
Our Experts Decide: Sergey Kovalev vs. Blake Caparello
  ON Sunday afternoon from Atlantic City, undefeated Australian Blake Caparello will attempt to shock the boxing world when he challenges hard hitting undefeated WBO light heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev. Alongside reigning middleweight prodigy Gennady Golovkin, Kovalev is considered to be one of the most feared men in boxing.... Read more
Joel Brunker primed for final eliminator with Lee Selby
  AFTER years of waiting in the wings and having had multiple tilts fall through, Joel Brunker is only one win away from securing an ever elusive world title fight.   Brunker (27-0, 15 KOs), 28, will face fellow prospect Lee Selby (19-1, 7 KOs) on October 11th on... Read more