Brandon Ogilvie signs with Xcite Fight Promotions
  XCITE Fight Promotions are proud to announce the signing of world rated lightweight Brandon Ogilvie.   The 22-year-old Perth resident is considered as one of the brightest prospects in Australian boxing.   Trained out of Fox’s Boxing Den by Pete Fox and Brandon’s father Brad, “Brilliant” Brandon is... Read more
Riddick Bowe becomes the latest to endorse Browne title tilt
  FORMER undisputed heavyweight champion Riddick Bowe believes boxing fans will be hailing a new “Big Daddy” on March 5.   The Brooklyn-native, who ruled the roost in the land of the giants back in the early ’90s, beating the likes of Evander Holyfield, Bruce Seldon and Michael Dokes.... Read more
Jeff Horn gets Randall Bailey for March 2nd Homecoming
  FOR Jeff Horn, the reward for work well done is the opportunity to do more.   The 27-year-old Horn (13-0-1, 8 KOs) will fight on home soil for the first time in two years when he faces former IBF titleholder Randall Bailey (46-8, 39 KOs) at the Brisbane... Read more
Hasim Rahman backs Lucas Browne: “I think he’ll put Chagaev to sleep”
  TWO-TIME heavyweight champion Hasim Rahman is backing Lucas Browne to knock Ruslan Chageav out.   Browne travels to the Russian Republic of Chechnya to face the reigning WBA regular titleholder on March 5th.   Rahman believes the hard-hitting Aussie has enough in his locker to score a victory... Read more
Zac Dunn vs. Rogerio Damasco set for February 26th in Melbourne
  ZAC Dunn will open his year against Brazilian import Rogerio Damasco on Febuary 26th in Melbourne.   The team of Dunn, 24, has openly flirted with the possibility of a domestic showdown with Daniel Geale at some point this year, but have been unable to secure a television... Read more
David Haye obliterates Mark De Mori in one round blowout
  GONE in 130 seconds.   A returning David Haye flagged his world title ambitions to the rest of the heavyweight division with a near effortless one round finish of an overmatched Mark De Mori (now 30-2-2, 26 KOs) at London’s O2 Arena.   Haye (now 27-2, 25 KOs),... Read more
Weigh-In Results: David Haye 103.10 vs. Mark De Mori 110.40
  AS anticipated, Croatia-based heavyweight Mark De Mori outweighed David Haye at their official weigh-in.   The 33-year-old De Mori, who recently relocated from Perth to Split, looked firm ahead of the biggest fight of his professional career, which will take place tomorrow morning (EST) at the O2 Arena... Read more
Lucas Browne: “Williams and Benn have got me in the shape of my life”
  LUCAS BROWNE says he’s fitter than ever and ready to make history.   The 36-year-old contender aims to become his nation’s first ever world heavyweight champion when he squares off with WBA regular champion Ruslan Chagaev at the Colosseum Sport Hall in Grozny, Russia on March 5.  ... Read more
Luke Jackson confirms John Mark Apolinario for March 5th
  LUKE Jackson will take his first step towards a world rating on March 5th.   The 31-year-old Moonah resident will be challenged by seasoned former world title challenger John Mark Apolinario at the Hobart City Hall as part of a five-fight professional card presented by Fightcard Promotions.  ... Read more
Herman Ene Purcell on Paul Gallen: “I look at him as a fighter”
  SOME people have to wait lifetime for a second chance. Herman Ene Purcell waited just 23 months.   The 21-year-old is only weeks away from an unlikely rematch with a man who is known as many things; most notably as the captain for both the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks and... Read more
Support Damian Brierty campaign to cover Browne vs. Chagaev
  AUSTRALIAN photographer Damian Brierty is looking to cover a piece of Australian boxing history.   On March 5th, leading Australian heavyweight Lucas Browne will travel to the foreign surroundings of Grozny, Russia, where he will challenge Ruslan Chagaev for his version of the WBA heavyweight title at the... Read more
Five for 2016: George Kambosos Jr. vs. Darragh Foley
  1. George Kambosos Jr. (9-0, 5 KOs) vs. Darragh Foley (8-1-1, 6 KOs)   For months, this pair has traded barbs, insults and even threats.   If there is one thing that helps sell a fight more than anything else, it’s a genuine rivalry. And in the case... Read more
Five for 2016: Zac Dunn vs. Daniel Geale
  2. Zac Dunn (19-0, 15 KOs) vs. Daniel Geale (31-4, 16 KOs)   In both Zac Dunn and Daniel Geale, we have the prime ingredients for an intriguing crossroads battle.   Geale, 34, has established himself as one of Australia’s most accomplished pugilists in recent memory, travelling abroad... Read more
Five for 2016: Blake Caparello vs. Rohan Murdock
  3. Blake Caparello (22-1-1, 6 KOs) vs. Rohan Murdock (18-1, 14 KOs)   When he campaigned at light heavyweight, Blake Caparello had long been considered as the best fighter in his division, domestically. Now at super middleweight, he’s got another opportunity to prove just how good he is.... Read more
Five for 2016: Dennis Hogan vs. Rocky Jerkic
  4. Dennis Hogan (22-1-1, 7 KOs) vs. Rocky Jerkic (12-0, 9 KOs)   Rewind twelve months and this is a fight that neither team would have shown any interest in.   But in boxing, timing is everything, and this once unimaginable matchup could eventuate at some point this... Read more
Five for 2016: Jason Cooper vs. Jason Moloney
  5. Jason Cooper (14-3-1, 7 KOs) vs. Jason Moloney (5-0, 5 KOs)   It’s not often that the Australian public are treated to a big domestic fight between the little men.   But if the cards fall as many expect them to in 2016, we could see a... Read more