Our Experts Decide: Horn vs. Zerafa
THE spotlight of the mainstream sporting public will be on regional Victoria on Saturday night. Former WBO welterweight ruler Jeff Horn will test the legitimacy of his middleweight credentials, facing former Commonwealth titleholder Michael Zerafa for regional title honours at Bendigo Stadium. We asked our panel of experts for... Read more
Michael Zerafa prepared for career-defining moment
IF confidence is a measure of success, Michael Zerafa has been wrongly labelled as an underdog. Just days away from the biggest night of his career, the former Commonwealth titleholder is enjoying every moment of the build-up ahead of his showdown with Jeff Horn on Saturday night. “The nerves... Read more
Jeff Horn asks Zerafa to put ‘money where his mouth is’
JEFF Horn has middleweight supremacy on his mind. The 31-year-old from Brisbane has accomplished a lot in his professional boxing career but he’s far from finished. The former WBO welterweight champion of the world has his sights set on the big names of the middleweight division and another world... Read more
Luke Jackson signs three-fight promotional deal
IT has been a year of transition for Luke Jackson. The former world title challenger, who now resides out of Sydney, has marked his change of state by signing a three-fight promotional deal with white collar firm, Corporate Fighter. Having worked as a personal trainer out of their Surry... Read more
Terence Crawford backs Pacquiao-Horn result
THOSE in the know believe that Terence Crawford has the highest IQ amongst active titleholders in the sport. For that reason, when the former lineal light welterweight ruler and reigning WBO welterweight titleholder speaks, many if not all listen with attentive ears. The undefeated switch-hitter was a guest on... Read more
Lynden Hosking talks ‘Battle of Bendigo’
THE thought of promoting an event headlined by Jeff Horn never crossed the mind of Lynden Hosking. After less than four years on the scene as a promoter, his company Hosking Promotions has formed one half of the ‘Battle of Bendigo’ showcase on August 31st, where Jeff Horn meets... Read more
Jeff Horn dismisses ‘boy with a man’s name’ Tszyu
ANTICIPATION towards an eventual fight between Jeff Horn and Tim Tszyu is beginning to build. With a potential clash between Australia’s two biggest active names brewing in recent months, a fight that was once seen as a novelty, is started to be seriously entertained by both parties. Speaking on... Read more
Team Tszyu recap dominant Ritchie win
ON the eve of his pay-per-view debut in May, Tim Tszyu was an unproven prospect carrying the weight of expectation. Just two fights later, the prodigiously talented 24-year-old has truly arrived, graduating as a bonafide star at Sydney’s ICC Theatre on Wednesday night. Tasked with the challenge of unseating... Read more
Our Experts Decide: Tszyu vs. Ritchie
THE eyes of the wider sporting audience will be transfixed on Sydney’s ICC Exhibition Centre on Wednesday night. Prodigious talent and unbeaten professional Tim Tszyu (13-0, 10 KOs) will test the merit of his fast rise against world rated Victorian Dwight Ritchie (19-1, 2 KOs) for a slew of... Read more
Team Tapia on Quinlan: “It’s a hard fight, but a good fight”
A breakout moment in the career of Mateo Tapia could take place on a marquee night for Australian boxing. With the wider mainstream public tuning in on Wednesday night to see a litmus test for Tim Tszyu on Main Event, the unbeaten Tapia could steal the show in his... Read more
Tim Tszyu unfazed by ‘nervous’ Ritchie
TIM Tszyu’s dream is slowly becoming a reality. Tszyu (13-0, 10 KOs) is headlining his second consecutive pay-per-view card of 2019 when he takes on Victorian Dwight Ritchie (19-1, 2 KOs) on the stacked No Limit Boxing card on August 14th in Sydney. This newfound status as one of... Read more
Ben Damon sees ‘life-changing’ opportunity for Tszyu-Ritchie winner
RARELY in Australian boxing do we see two fighters meet at the pinnacle of their professional careers. But in a matter of days the exception will become the rule as world rated pair Tim Tszyu and Dwight Ritchie collide in an unofficial world title eliminator at Sydney’s ICC Exhibition... Read more