Manny Pacquiao hits Brisbane, promoter promises big event
BOXING royalty arrived in Australia today as Manny Pacquiao begins his promotional tour for his fight with Jeff Horn. The eight division titleholder made a brief appearance at Brisbane Airport on Monday afternoon, greeting an enthusiastic media gathering before making a prompt exit. The 38-year-old gave little in terms... Read more
Manny Pacquiao vs. Jeff Horn confirmed for July 2nd
THE worst kept secret in world boxing has finally been confirmed. Former schoolteacher and undefeated starlet Jeff Horn has landed a once in a lifetime opportunity to challenge legendary eight division titleholder and reigning WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao on Sunday July 2nd at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane. Four... Read more
Jack Brubaker on future plans: “I’m gunning for Jeff Horn”
A marquee twelve month period catapulted Jack Brubaker towards the top of the welterweight division domestically. After just fourteen fights as a professional, the proud Cronulla resident is seen as the consensus number two welterweight behind undefeated starlet Jeff Horn, followed closely by Commonwealth welterweight ruler Kris George. Brubaker... Read more
Darragh Foley reacts to 2016 campaign, Miami training camp
ARTICULATE, charismatic and controversial would all be fitting words to describe the unique nature of Darragh Foley’s personality. The confident and brash Irishman has an impressive track record for producing excitement more often than not when he laces up his gloves. However, this also transfers through to his ability... Read more
Tim Tszyu looks to continue his steady rise
TIM Tszyu was always destined to take part in the family business. At the ripe young age of 22, the eldest son of legendary Hall of Famer and former lineal light welterweight ruler Kostya Tszyu, has ditched the amateur trade in order to pursue a promising career in the... Read more
Ben Savva on building momentum, targeting Jack Brubaker fight
BEN Savva has overcome a rocky start to his professional career to establish himself as a darkhorse in a stacked welterweight division. The relocated Englishman, who now calls Sydney home, will make the first defence of his recently acquired OPBF Silver welterweight strap against Filipino import Joel Dela Cruz... Read more