Blake Caparello: “Winning this fight will open a lot of doors”
  DON’T mistake Blake Caparello’s quiet demeanour for a lack of confidence.   On the eve of his high-stakes meeting with former two-time super middleweight title challenger Andre Dirrell at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, the Melburnian knows he is at the business end of his working... Read more
Our Experts Decide: Andre Dirrell vs. Blake Caparello
  BLAKE Caparello will look to upset the odds against the favoured Andre Dirrell this weekend.   The defensively astute Caparello (22-1-1, 6 KOs) faces former two-time super middleweight title challenger Dirrell (24-2, 16 KOs) at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City in a ten round non-title fight... Read more
Jeff Horn survives knockdown, retires Randall Bailey on stool
  THE Australian public already knew that Jeff Horn had the potential to do great things.   On Wednesday night in front of a near-capacity crowd at the Brisbane Convention Centre, Horn kept his firm grip on the mantle of being Australian boxing’s next big thing, retiring a dangerous... Read more
Jeff Horn and Randall Bailey promise violence
  YOU won’t find many similarities between Australia’s Jeff Horn and his American counterpart Randall Bailey.   But if there is one thing that the two fighters share, it is their tendency to create violent finishes. Bailey, now 41, captured his first world title after just nineteens fights, a... Read more
Our Experts Decide: Jeff Horn vs. Randall Bailey
  JEFF Horn will make the first appearance in his home state in over two years on Wednesday night.   The undefeated Horn (13-0-1, 8 KOs) will put his welterweight world rating on the line against lively former IBF welterweight champion Randall Bailey live on Fox Sports from 7.00pm... Read more
Lucas Browne passes independent polygraph test
  LUCAS Browne’s fight to clear his name has taken another turn with the heavyweight passing a polygraph test.   A statement was released overnight by Hatton Promotions, which highlights the details of the results.   Hatton Promotions wishes to confirm that on April 15th, Lucas Browne undertook an... Read more
Les Sherrington on Zac Dunn: “He looks like a very good young talent”
  LES Sherrington sees a win over the undefeated Zac Dunn as his route back to the world scene.   The seasoned Gold Coast resident will face the hard-hitting Dunn (20-0, 16 KOs) on April 30th at the Melbourne Pavilion and will challenge the Melburnian for his recently acquired... Read more
Shannon O’Connell recaps War in the Bool victory
  SHANNON O’Connell took a step towards a world title challenge with a comprehensive win on Saturday night.   The Logan-based pocket dynamo picked up the vacant WBC Silver super bantamweight title with a thorough six round beatdown over Anrey Onesongchaigym at the Warrnammbool Stadium in regional Victoria.  ... Read more
Daniel Geale vs. Renold Quinlan confirmed for June 24th
  2015 wasn’t the best year for former unified middleweight champion Daniel Geale.   However, if things run according to schedule, Geale’s 2016 campaign could be much better.   Geale (31-4, 16 KOs) is slated make his debut as a fully fledged super middleweight on June 24th, when he... Read more
Dave Hall on Susie Ramadan training camp for War in the Bool
  AS far as Dave Hall is concerned, if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.   We caught up with the head of Burn Boxing and Fitness to discuss Ramadan’s latest training camp.   Ramadan, a former IBF and WBC titleholder, will break an eighteen month hiatus tonight when... Read more
Weigh-In Results: Shannon O’Connell 55.45 vs. Anrey Onesongchaigym 55.25
  AUSTRALIA’s Shannon O’Connell and Susie Ramadan made weight ahead of their respective fights tonight.   O’Connell, 33, and Ramadan, 36, will make their first appearances for the year against imports Anrey Onesongchaigym and Hongfah Tor Buamas, topping an eight-fight card at the Warrnambool Stadium.   The Brisbane-based O’Connell... Read more
Lynden Hosking talks War in the Bool, branching out to Melbourne
  FORMER Olympian Lynden Hosking is out to make his mark, this time as a promoter.   The talented former amateur, who represented Australia at the Atlantic Olympics before picking up a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games in Kuala Lumpur, will promote his second event in five months... Read more
Susie Ramadan discusses comeback, motivation for third title tilt
  FORMER IBF and WBC titleholder Susie Ramadan is determined to capture an elusive third world title.   The 36-year-old Preston resident will break an eighteen month absence from the ring on Saturday night when she returns against seasoned Thai Hongfah Tor Buamas at the Warnambool Stadium in regional... Read more
Shannon O’Connell on rough 2015, challenging for WBC Silver title
  SHANNON O’Connell possesses an intestinal fortitude like few others in Australian boxing.   The colourful Brisbane-based firebrand will look to put a forgettable twelve month spell behind her when she faces the well-travelled Anrey Onesongchaigym for the vacant WBC Silver super bantamweight title.   The ten-round WBC affiliated... Read more