Professional Boxing Australia confirm debut event lineup
  THE debut event for Professional Boxing Australia is just over a week away and the card is sure to get boxing fans excited with some of the best Aussie talent on show at North Sydney Leagues Club on August 8th.   Joining the mouth watering Australian light heavyweight... Read more
Australia’s newest boxing Jeff wants to excite
  IN the year Jeff Horn was born, Australian boxing stood on the courageous shoulders of two other men named Jeff.   27 years later as the sport searches for a new spark, the new Jeff is showing the potential to set boxing alight.   Queensland’s Horn is not... Read more
Jayde Mitchell: “Three years ago I weighed 130 kilograms”
  YES, you read the headline right.   Reigning Victorian super middleweight champion, Jayde “J-Mitch” Mitchell had pretty much given up hope of transitioning what was an outstanding amateur career into the professional ranks.   The 29-year-old from Rye on Victoria’s picturesque Mornington Peninsula sat down with Aus-Boxing to... Read more
Daniel Geale confirms move to super middleweight
  FORMER unified middleweight champion Daniel Geale has confirmed his intentions to continue his professional career as a super middleweight.   Speaking at the unveiling of Dave Sands Lane in Glebe, Geale gave credence to the legendary resume of the iconic Sands, while also discussing the future trajectory of... Read more
Michael Katsidis to continue ring renaissance in Toowoomba
  FORMER world champion Michael Katsidis has made the decision to resume his boxing career.   “I came home to Toowoomba to help a friend who did so much for me not only in the good times but more importantly in the low times,” said Katsidis in a press... Read more
Matt Clark expects Cameron Hammond to hammer Sedat Tasci
  MANAGER Matt Clark expects Cameron Hammond to turn on the style when faces Sedat Tasci in a battle of former Olympians next weekend.   Hammond defends his WBA Oceania welterweight crown against the teak tough Turk on David “Spike” Syphers’ show at the Crossing Theatre in Narrabri, New... Read more
Team Mundine discuss negotiations with Demetrius Andrade
  IN recent days, the camp of reigning WBO light middleweight champion Demetrius Andrade has claimed Anthony Mundine has reneged on a deal for a proposed fight.   However, these claims have been disputed by Mundine’s manager Ben Thompson, who has released a media statement on behalf of his... Read more
Lucas Browne vs. Omar Basile added to Channel 9 card
  LUCAS Browne will engage in a warm up contest against Argentina’s experienced Gonzalo Omar Basile next month before switching his attention to WBA heavyweight champion Ruslan Chagaev.   The heavy-hitting Aussie is the current mandatory challenger for Chagaev’s crown, but a series of uncontrollable issues have led to... Read more
Luke Jackson on Nouldy Manakane, Homecoming fight in Tasmania
  AFTER years spent fighting away from home, reigning Australian featherweight champion Luke Jackson will fight for the first time as a professional in front of his home fans in Tasmania.   Jackson, 30, will face former WBA world title challenger Nouldy Manakane at the City Hall in Hobart... Read more
Australian Professional Boxing showcased to the world
  AUSTRALIAN Professional Boxing is set to be showcased to the world with the launch of Professional Boxing Australia (PBA).   In conjunction with the governing body of boxing, Australian National Boxing Federation and under the auspices the NSW Combat Sports Authority, PBA’s prime objective is to showcase Australian... Read more
Luke Blackledge talks potential fights with Zac Dunn and Jake Carr
  WHEN it comes to willing challengers, Commonwealth super middleweight champion Luke Blackledge isn’t short of options.   In recent weeks, it has become known that the management of reigning IBO super middleweight champion Zac Dunn tabled an offer to the Briton, as well as an expression of interest... Read more
Jake Carr relinquishes Australian super middleweight title
  AUSTRALIAN super middleweight champion Jake Carr has announced that he will vacate his title with immediate effect, in an effort to expedite discussions for a Commonwealth title showdown with Englishman Luke Blackledge.   The undefeated Carr has had just ten professional bouts, but the experience of his current... Read more
Anthony Mundine issues open letter to Floyd Mayweather
  LAST week the team of Anthony Mundine confirmed the news that the long anticipated grudge match against American rival Austin Trout had been cancelled.   With no immediate opponent or fight date on the horizon, Mundine (47-6, 27 KOs) has thrown his name into the hat in an... Read more
Postponed Anthony Mundine vs. Austin Trout fight gets called off
  THE anticipated rescheduling of Anthony Mundine’s WBC Silver super welterweight title defence with Austin Trout has been called-off.   Negotiations to reschedule the fight in the US have been underway since May when Mundine was forced to withdraw from the original May 9th bout in Texas due to... Read more
Joel Brunker on Josh Warrington: “I am anticipating a war”
  JOEL Brunker has never shied away from the biggest challenges available.   The world-rated featherweight will travel abroad to face immensely popular Englishman Josh Warrington for his Commonwealth and WBC International featherweight titles on September 5th at the First Direct Arena.   For Brunker (28-1, 16 KOs), the... Read more