Trent Broadhurst declares: “This isn’t going to a decision”
IF confidence is an indicator of execution, Trent Broadhurst could be primed for a career-best performance. Six months removed from an unsuccessful challenge at lauded WBA light heavyweight ruler Dmitry Bivol in Monte Carlo last November, Broadhurst (20-2, 12 KOs) looks back at the experience as a major learning... Read more
Blake Caparello in last chance saloon for Broadhurst
THE last chance saloon is a place seldom occupied by Blake Caparello. But on the back of a disappointing performance against former world title challenger Isaac Chilemba in March, where Caparello (26-3-1, 10 KOs) was unanimously outscored over twelve heats for the WBC International light heavyweight bauble, the Melburnian... Read more
Jack Brubaker controversially edges Tyrone Nurse
THE terms controversial and Australian boxing almost seem to go hand-in-hand. On a night that should’ve been a celebration of the sports depth domestically, the vast majority of the sporting public have been left lamenting the disappointing officiating from the Combat Sports Authority of New South Wales. As expected,... Read more
Jack Brubaker relishes underdog tag: “There’s no pressure on me”
IF there was an award for taking the hardest route to the top, Jack Brubaker would be rewarded in spades. The confident and popular Sydney-based welterweight has opted to face the most difficult challenge available, signing to face former two-time British light welterweight ruler Tyrone Nurse (35-3-2, 7 KOs)... Read more
Tim Tszyu outlines plan to be Australia’s busiest boxer
TIM Tszyu wants to be the busiest boxer in Australia. The undefeated prospect has revealed a list of names being targeted as future opponents as he looks to accelerate his progression to the sport’s biggest stages. The 23-year-old Tszyu turned professional just over 500 days ago but has already... Read more
Tyrone Nurse on Jack Brubaker: “I haven’t seen him at all“
CLASSY Englishman Tyrone Nurse has touched down in Sydney ahead of his fight with Australian Jack Brubaker at The Star on Thursday night. Nurse (35-3-2, 7 KOs) and Brubaker (13-2-1, 7 KOs) will take part in a final eliminator for the Commonwealth welterweight title – presently held by Australian... Read more
Jason Moloney primed for Kohei Kono statement
A series of impressive results has placed Jason Moloney on the fast-track to a world title opportunity. The 27-year-old pocket dynamo, who is rated as high as fourth by the WBA, will defend his affiliated bantamweight regional title for the second time in what many insiders are labelling as... Read more
Rohan Murdock signs three-year deal with DDP Sports
PROMOTIONAL outfit DDP Sports have announced the signing of Rohan Murdock. The fast-rising Brisbane-based company have signed the WBO #8 rated Murdock to a promotional deal that will see the Gold Coast-based boxer fight at least three times a year for the next three years. “This deal is huge... Read more
Potential Kambosos vs. MacKenzie fight heats up
LONG feuding rivals George Kambosos and Kye MacKenzie appear to be on an inevitable course to meet. On the back of an impressive US debut last weekend, news has emerged that Kambosos – previously fifth rated at lightweight by the WBA – was stripped of his WBA Oceania bauble... Read more
Kyron Dryden out to prove legitimacy of boxing credentials
KYRON Dryden has plans to put the Australian boxing scene on notice. The hard-hitting Novocastrian, known primarily for his antics as a social media entertainer, will look to legitimise his boxing credentials on May 24th, where he faces OPBF welterweight titleholder Ben Savva. The fight will take place at... Read more
Kambosos blitzes Forero, calls for best in division
IT was short-lived and it was entertaining, just as George Kambosos Jr. promised it would be. The confident Sydney-resident strutted into the Foxwoods Resort in Mashantucket boasting an unbeaten professional ledger along with two regional baubles to boot. Despite not offering either of his belts in a non-title fight... Read more
George Kambosos primed for statement in American debut
GEORGE Kambosos Jr. attempts to break into the lucrative American market with his highly anticipated US debut now within reach. The 24-year-old Sydney native faces hard-hitting albeit limited Panamanian Jose Forero (13-6-1, 11 KOs) as part of Lou DiBella’s signature ‘Broadway Boxing’ series at the Foxwoods Resort in Connecticut.... Read more