Our Experts Decide: Takashi Miura vs. Billy Dib
  FORMER IBF featherweight champion Billy Dib will headline Australian boxing’s return to free-to-air television on Friday night (AEST).   Dib, 29, will look to break Australia’s losing trend when challenging for the WBC super featherweight title against the belt’s current holder, Takashi Miura, 30, from the Ota-City General... Read more
Billy Dib: “I have proven in the past that I won’t shy away from a fight”
  THE Ota-City General Gymnasium in Tokyo will be the scene for a truly significant night for Australian boxing.   Former IBF featherweight champion Billy Dib will attempt to earn the coveted WBC super featherweight title when he challenges Takashi Miura on Friday night, live on free-to-air television via... Read more
Dennis Hogan talks Tyrone Brunson win, title eliminators and more
  DENNIS Hogan moved closer to a likely world title eliminator, edging a lively Tyrone Brunson over ten rounds to keep his unbeaten record in tact last weekend.   Hogan, 30, who was fighting in the US for the second consecutive time was given a harder than expected challenge... Read more
A Trip of a Lifetime For Boxing’s East End Boys
  EVERY once in a while an opportunity of a lifetime arises for every one of us.   Whether it’s an opportunity to advance in a chosen career path, meeting an idol, or learning from valuable and respected people.   To Brian Butler and his pupils from the East... Read more
Father and Son ‘Move Forward’ Together
  BRENDON Smith has announced that his next promotion will be on June 27th.   Moving forward every fight card will carry a very significant and symbolic name. The upcoming June card at Rumours International will be named ‘TGW & Smithy Bring the Big Fights 10’.   “I will... Read more
Mundine vs. Trout official, May 9th in Texas on PBC
  IT may have been the worst kept secret in Australian boxing, but it was confirmed earlier today that both Anthony Mundine and Austin Trout have signed for their May 9th date in Texas.   Mundine, 39, will make the first defence of his recently acquired WBC Silver light... Read more
Brian Amatruda talks Channel 9 series, rebuilding talent
  LEADING domestic promoter Brian Amatruda is starting to develop a solid track record for re-establishing fighters and putting them back on track.   The Melbourne-based Amatruda, who currently owns the countries only purpose-built boxing venue, The Melbourne Pavilion, has recently signed a promotional pact alongside Jeff Fenech, bringing... Read more
Jack Asis on upset IBO title win: “Dreams really do come true”
  TEARS flowed and emotions were at fever pitch as Jack Asis claimed a fairytale victory against Kye MacKenzie in Newcastle on to claim the vacant IBO super featherweight title.   “This is my dream,” said Asis in a press release issued by Smithy’s Promotions. “Throughout my whole career... Read more
Miguel Cotto vs. Daniel Geale, set for June 6th in New York
  DANIEL Geale has been given an unlikely opportunity to become the first Australian crowned as the lineal middleweight world champion.   Geale, 34, has signed to face WBC middleweight champion and future Hall of Famer Miguel Cotto on June 6th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.... Read more
Team MacKenzie on Asis loss: “A rematch would be our first option”
  A fight of the year candidate took place in front of an enthusiastic local crowd at Wests New Lambton last Saturday night in Newcastle.   Contrary to everyone’s beliefs, Filipino livewire Jack Asis scored a career-best win and a major upset, stopping previously unbeaten prospect Kye MacKenzie in... Read more
Trent Broadhurst on Berridge rematch: “We agreed to everything”
  TALENTED Queensland light heavyweight Trent Broadhurst at one time was labelled as one of the best young prospects in the country.   After a series of setbacks with injuries and a knockout loss to fearsome Kiwi, Robert Berridge, the 26-year-old Broadhurst sat down with Aus-Boxing to touch on... Read more
Kye MacKenzie discusses Jack Asis title challenge, meteoric rise
  THEY say that a happy fighter is often a dangerous fighter.   And for that reason alone, fast-rising super featherweight prospect Kye MacKenzie (14-0, 12 KOs) goes into the biggest fight of his career in Newcastle on Saturday night full of confidence and as a heavy favourite.  ... Read more
From the bottom of the world to the top for Jack Asis
  JACK Asis’ dream of winning a world title nears reality.   Asis (32-18-5, 17 KOs) has walked a hard road to reach this Saturday night’s IBO super featherweight title bout against unbeaten Australian Kye ‘Frenzy’ MacKenzie (14-0, 12 KOs).   The likable Filipino, who is now based out... Read more
Stevenson proves too slick for Bika, cruises to unanimous points win
  DESPITE putting Sakio Bika on the canvas on four separate occasions, lineal light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson was unable to dent the will of his iron-chinned challenger.   Fighting in front of a raucous crowd at the Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec City, Canada, Stevenson did not disappoint as... Read more
Live Blog: Adonis Stevenson vs. Sakio Bika
  Aus-Boxing will have live round-by-round coverage of Sakio Bika’s herculean attempt at dethroning lineal light heavyweight champion and WBC titleholder Adonis Stevenson from the Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec City, Canada.   Their twelve-round world title fight is scheduled to take place at approximately 5:00 AM (AEST). However, this... Read more
Diana Prazak eager to replicate championship credentials in BKB
  DIANA Prazak has always been about breaking boundaries.   From her heart-warming journey that lead her from being an overweight chain smoker to becoming a legitimate female prize fighter and arguably Australia’s finest female pugilist.   However, this time around the former two-time world titleholder is looking to... Read more
Our Experts Decide: Adonis Stevenson vs. Sakio Bika
  THE storied journey of Sakio Bika’s professional career will run another chapter on Sunday morning (AEST).   Bika, 35, will look to score the first major upset of 2015 when he faces lineal light heavyweight champion and WBC titleholder Adonis Stevenson, 37, from the Pepsi Coliseum in Quebec... Read more
Sakio Bika’s fighting chance to cement a dual world title legacy
  The historic path of Australian boxing is generously lit with bright memories of brilliant performances.   Comparing eras, weights and circumstances is as troublesome a gamble as lining up a Melbourne Cup field, but by any form guide there came a glittering performance in June 1989.   Jeff... Read more
Jeff Fenech on new Channel 9 deal, bringing boxing back to free-to-air
  TO some people, Jeff Fenech was the face of all things good about the golden era of Australian boxing.   A feel good story about the boy from Marrickville who went on to arguably become the finest pugilistic product the country has seen.   However, in the decades... Read more