George Kambosos Jr. talks boxing on GEM, Rodynie Rafol and more
  WHILE it may not be the title fight he wanted, George Kambosos Jr. will still be the semi-main attraction on the GEM televised ‘Footy Fight Night’ on Saturday night.   Kambosos, 21, the undefeated and reigning Australian lightweight champion will face rugged Filipino Rodynie Rafol (12-5-2, 5 KOs)... Read more
Billel Dib – “I’m open to giving these guys a loss on their record”
  WORLD rated super featherweight Billel Dib is looking to make a statement when Australian boxing returns to free-to-air television for the first time in five years on Saturday night.   Dib, 25, will open his campaign for the year in a keep busy fight, a non-title six round... Read more
Jack Asis – “I have already said yes three times to fight Kye MacKenzie”
  IN recent times, very few local fighters have raised their hand when the opportunity has arisen to fight undefeated super featherweight Kye MacKenzie.   However, WBA #15 world rated super featherweight Jack Asis has reached out to Aus-Boxing, stating that his team is deep in discussions to fight... Read more
Meet Australia’s most avoided fighter: Faris Chevalier
  IF the list of fighters who have chosen against fighting Faris Chevalier is anything to go by, he might be the most avoided fighter in the country.   A Frenchman by birth, Faris Chevalier – a fighter who is aptly dubbed ‘The Fox’ – has been plying his... Read more
Five for 2015: International Fights
  EARLIER in the week, we looked at five perspective match ups that needed to be made domestically.   Given the strength of Australian boxing at the present time, Aus-Boxing sat down with MAIN EVENT’s Ben Damon to discuss the five best international match ups that we would like... Read more
Will Tomlinson signs for Francisco Vargas, March 12th in Texas
  WILL Tomlinson will look to move towards the pinnacle of the super featherweight division when he faces unbeaten Mexican Francisco Vargas on March 12th in San Antonio, Texas.   Having campaigned in the US for the best part of twelve months, Tomlinson, 28, has finally put pen to... Read more
Five for 2015: Domestic Fights
  AUSTRALIAN boxing enters 2015 with an endless amount of potential fights on the horizon.   With that in mind, Aus-Boxing looks at the five best domestic match ups that we would like to see made in the next twelve months.     1. Billy Dib (39-3, 23 KOs)... Read more
Aus-Boxing End of Year Awards for 2014
  Nigel Benn Fighter of The Year: Lucas Browne   With the bulk of Australia’s premier fighters losing at some point in 2014, the selection of Lucas Browne as the Fighter of the Year came down to consistency. Browne, 35, had a signature twelve months, becoming the first Australian... Read more
Anthony Mundine wants Cinco De Mayo date with Canelo Alvarez
  ANTHONY Mundine has thrown his name into the mix, in the hope of securing a date against Mexican superstar Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on May 2nd.   Alvarez, 24, had been long campaigning for a proposed mega fight with WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto – but with Alvarez’ promoter... Read more
Floyd Mayweather in talks for Australian Tour
  YOU read the headline correctly.   Aus-Boxing understands that undefeated pound-for-pound king and Forbes’ highest paid athlete Floyd Mayweather is in talks for an Australian tour later this month.   A group of wealthy Australian investors, including a prominent Australian boxing identity are in talks to bring Mayweather... Read more
Joel Brunker looks back on Selby loss, future plans and more
  EVERY fighter deals with loss differently.   For Joel Brunker, the much needed albeit short lived time away from boxing was well spent. The Richmond resident got married, went on holiday and used the break to reflect.   Now pencilled in for a hometown return, a refreshed and... Read more
Daniel Dawson signs for Glen Tapia, March 7th in Macau
  DANIEL Dawson will have his second consecutive fight abroad, signing to face talented US prospect Glen Tapia.   Having gone agonisingly close to scoring a major upset over Austin Trout last August, Dawson (40-4-1, 26 KOs) is looking to make amends against the Freddie Roach trained Tapia (22-1,... Read more
Jeff Fenech’s Moves Outside Of The Ring
  AUSTRALIAN boxing legend Jeff Fenech’s work inside the ring truly needs no introduction, but let’s give him one anyway.   During the early parts of his career, the man also known as the ‘Marrickville Mauler’ was one of the most feared bantamweights out there. After evolving into a... Read more
Sakio Bika re-issues challenge to Danny Green
  FORMER world champion Sakio Bika has re-issued his long standing challenge for a bout with Danny Green. In the wake of growing speculation that Green will embark on another comeback to the ring in 2015,  Bika has called out the popular Western Australian to face him in what... Read more
Wes Capper – “I’m living my dream”
  AUSTRALIAN middleweight Wes Capper is riding high on his start to his professional boxing career.   The 26-year-old plumber from Western Australia, caught up with Aus-Boxing over the Christmas and New Year break to discuss his rising career in the US, his relationship with training great, Miguel Diaz... Read more
London Calling for Les Sherrington in John Ryder showdown
  LES Sherrington will find himself on one of the biggest platforms this month, in the hope of causing a mild upset over highly regarded Englishman John Ryder on January 31st.   Sherrington, 32, will travel to London to fight in front on an expected 10,000 strong audience at... Read more
Luke Jackson on Will Young – “I’m a better fighter in every area”
  LUKE Jackson’s persistence and determination to secure an Australian title fight have paid off, with the Tasmanian securing a March 14th date with Australian featherweight champion Will Young.   Jackson, 30, will fight in his fourth state as a professional, travelling interstate to the hostile territory of Toowoomba,... Read more