Free Live Stream: Punches at the Park 6
HOSKING Promotions are bringing boxing back to the people. We are delighted to confirm that Aus-Boxing, in conjunction with Hosking Promotions will live stream the highly anticipated “Punches at the Park 6” card Saturday on night free of charge on our Facebook Page, with a full production show complete... Read more
Kris George declares: “Jack hasn’t fought anyone that punches like me”
IT is difficult to see Kris George’s name without seeing the phrase, ‘Fear My Heart’. While cliches and catch phrases are often associated with fighters, you’ll be hard pressed to find a sentence more fitting to the Toowoomba-based mauler than the one above. With a limited amateur background and... Read more
Sakio Bika admits: “I’m injury free for the first time in two years”
SUNDAY afternoon might be the last time Sakio Bika fights on Australian shores. If this is truly the case, the Cameroon native will go out in style, promoting one of the best cards of the year while featuring in the main event. Bika will face durable Serbian Geard Ajetovic... Read more
Wade Ryan to play familiar role of spoiler against Tim Tszyu
HAS gloves, will travel. Once again, Wade Ryan has lived up to his road warrior mentality. The criminally underestimated Ryan, who has held state and regional titles in his five years as a professional, has been hand picked to test the mettle of highly regarded prospect Tim Tszyu over... Read more
Tim Tszyu looking for first professional belt, Australian title honours
MOST fighters wouldn’t be looking to compete in a ten round fought in just their seventh professional outing. But most fighters aren’t Tim Tszyu. The prodigiously talented Tszyu (6-0, 5 KOs) will move down in weight to face rugged spoiler Wade Ryan (14-5, 3 KOs) for his first professional... Read more
12 Things You Didn’t Know About Gary Corcoran
GARY Corcoran has landed an unlikely shot at WBO world welterweight champion Jeff Horn. This has prompted many critics from around the globe to question just who the aptly titled ‘Hellraiser’ is. The English know Corcoran (17-1, 7 KOs) well, especially after his thrilling battle against Liam Williams for... Read more
Bob Trigg and Luke Boyd promise explosive shoot-out
A lack of size typically equates to a lack of opportunity for smaller fighters in Australia. This changes on Sunday afternoon, when reigning Australian bantamweight champion Robert “Bob” Trigg faces former Olympian Luke Boyd for the vacant Australian super bantamweight strap at the Star Casino as part of the... Read more
Hogan outguns Nonaka, targets world title in 2018
DENNIS Hogan is all but guaranteed a world title shot after outgunning Yuki Nonaka. Hogan (now 26-1-1, 7 KOs) outworked Nonaka (31-9-3, 10 KOs) for the WBO number two ranking at light middleweight over ten one-sided rounds at the Brisbane Convention & Entertainment Centre on Saturday night. The 32-year-old... Read more
Weigh-In Results: Dennis Hogan 69.60 vs. Yuki Nonaka 69.70
DENNIS Hogan is a step closer to a second world title shot after making weight last night. Hogan, 32, and Nonaka, 39, both weighed inside the light middleweight limit, with the Brisbane-based Irishman tipping the scales at 69.60 kilograms. Meanwhile, the WBO #7 world rated Nonaka weighed in at... Read more
Dennis Hogan recalls first world title shot, transition to Glenn Rushton
INSELPARKHALLE in Wilhelmsburg, Germany is a place that will be forever etched in the mind of Dennis Hogan. To most, it was the location of Hogan’s lone career blemish, being an unsuccessful world title challenge against interim WBA middleweight titleholder Jack Culcay, who defeated Hogan by unanimous decision in... Read more
Alex Leapai looks to reclaim spot as Australia’s best heavyweight
THERE was a time where Alex Leapai stop atop of the heavyweight division in Australia. Fresh off an upset win over the undefeated Denis Boytsov in Germany, Leapai earned an unlikely shot at long-ruling lineal heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko. That highly publicised Cinderella story marked the pinnacle of what... Read more
Rohan Murdock discusses ‘untapped potential’, intention to sign with Duco
NO opponent has hurt Rohan Murdock more than injury and inactivity. Widely touted as the dark horse in a stacked super middleweight division, the formerly world rated Queenslander – who has tasted defeat just once in 20 professional appearances – has been forced to sit on the sidelines and... Read more
Sam Banney laments recent loss, aims to dethrone Chevalier
IF setbacks pave the way for comebacks, Sam Banney is on the verge of something big. The dexterous Banney, a stablemate of WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn at Glenn Rushton’s Stretton Boxing Club, is looking to secure the biggest win of his fledgling professional career when he challenges the... Read more
Ibrahim Balla continues rebuild against unbeaten Tanzanian
NOBODY likes to lose – least of all boxers – so when Ibrahim Balla came up short against Filipino Neil John Tabanao in June last year, he was shattered. The talented 27-year-old from Werribee in Melbourne’s western suburbs, who was undefeated in nine fights at the time, had a... Read more
Alex Leapai wants Lucas Browne in 2018: “It’s a fight that needs to happen”
FORMER world title challenger Alex Leapai is already eying off future opponents ahead of his comeback fight against Thomas Peato at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre on October 13. The Samoan-born heavyweight has undefeated former WBA regular titleholder Lucas Browne in his sights and says that a fight... Read more
Jeff Horn backs Dennis Hogan to win world title
DENNIS Hogan has received support in his bid for a world title shot from Australia’s only reigning world champion ahead of the WBO eliminator that could decide his future. WBO welterweight champion Jeff Horn says there is no reason Hogan can’t emulate his performance when he ripped the world... Read more
Trent Broadhurst gets Dmitry Bivol for world title challenge in Monaco
FEW fighters have been earmarked for world championship fights in this country like Trent Broadhurst. A prodigious talent since bursting onto the amateur scene as a teenager, Broadhurst, now 29, has been gifted the opportunity of a lifetime on November 4th, when the Queenslander challenges highly touted Russian firebrand... Read more
Kye MacKenzie rallies for Kambosos: “We’re both striving for the same thing”
HEAVY is the head that wears the crown. An imaginary line is forming in the lightweight division, with a handful of prospective opponents volunteering their services to the camp of George Kambosos (12-0, 6 KOs). But with confirmation of Kambosos’ next appearance arriving earlier this week – an October... Read more
Rohan Murdock puts super middleweight division on notice
WHEN Gold Coast super middleweight Rohan Murdock steps back into the ring at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre on October 14th, there will be only one result that counts. “I definitely want a knockout,” says Murdock, who will be facing experienced Tanzanian Said Mbelwa (43-24-5, 28 KOs) over... Read more
Oscar Valdez and Michael Conlan discuss Team Moloney training
BIG wraps continue to surround undefeated twins Andrew and Jason Moloney. The world rated duo have hit the road again alongside promoter Lynden Hosking and manager Tony Tolj in their latest attempt to secure training alongside some of the best fighters available. In the past week, the IBF #4... Read more
The world stage looms for Luke Jackson
LUKE Jackson is ready to take on the world’s best. The Hobart native is considered by many to be one of Australia’s best prospects and after a successful and lengthy amateur career, he has his eyes firmly fixed on fighting for a world title.  Before undertaking such a task though,... Read more
Sakio Bika confirms opponent, Ultimate Fight Night new date
SAKIO Bika has confirmed his latest assignment ahead of his headline slot on the highly anticipated Ultimate Fight Night. Bika (33-7-3, 22 KOs) will make his second appearance in four months against well-travelled veteran Geard Ajetović (30-16-1, 15 KOs) at Sydney’s famed Star City Casino on October 22nd as... Read more
Andrew Moloney survives knockdown, rallies to beat Tabugon
ANDREW Moloney faced his first chin check as a professional. To the delight of his team and avid supporters, he passed the test, surviving a third round knockdown to rally for an impressive fourth round stoppage over dangerous Filipino livewire Raymond Tabugon (now 20-8-1, 10 KOs) at the Melbourne... Read more
Dean Lonergan confirms likely Brisbane venue for Horn vs. Pacquiao rematch
ONLY mere formalities seperate Jeff Horn and Manny Pacquiao from confirming an eagerly anticipated rematch. Representatives of both Horn, 29, and Pacquiao, 38, have been locked in discussions for weeks as the two teams look to secure a lucrative rematch for Horn’s WBO welterweight championship, which the Australian took... Read more
Weigh-In Results: Andrew Moloney 52.10 vs. Raymond Tabugon 52.15
UNDEFEATED twins Andrew and Jason Moloney continue their ascension towards world title bids in Melbourne tonight. Former Commonwealth Games gold medallist Andrew Moloney (13-0, 8 KOs) will look to make a statement in his super flyweight debht as a professional against the well travelled Raymond Tabugon (20-7-1, 10 KOs)... Read more
Andrew Moloney looks to emulate Jeff Horn title glory
AN unbeaten streak of thirteen consecutive wins wasn’t enough to keep Andrew Moloney at bantamweight. Over three years, the former Commonwealth Games gold medallist blitzed through all of his opposition with ease, picking up state title honours in just his second fight. After five fights he was Australian champion... Read more
Jason Moloney admits desire to face the best: “We never take any shortcuts”
IF quality is measured by opposition, unbeaten prospect Jason Moloney may have one of the best resumes in the country. The world rated super bantamweight is quickly compiling a list of victims that is surpassing divisional torchbearers from a previous era, the lauded Hussein brothers, Nedal and Hussein. Much... Read more
Ibrahim Balla on move up in weight: “I’m now doing featherweight comfortably”
IBRAHIM Balla has long been touted as one of the best products to emerge from the infamous Australian Olympic team that competed in London in 2012. Blessed with the ability to render opponents unconscious with glancing blows, and a natural poise befitting to someone of his frame. The humble... Read more
Brock Jarvis on career development, giving exciting performances
THEY say you are only as good as the company you keep. If this is truly the case, Sydney-based pocket dynamo Brock Jarvis finds himself in a great position. The softly spoken prospect has been given the privilege of learning from boxing royalty in the form of Jeff Fenech,... Read more
Sakio Bika headlines stacked card on October 28
A stacked card featuring nothing but title fights is headed to Sydney on October 28th. Former WBC super middleweight champion Sakio Bika (33-7-3, 22 KOs) will headline a memorable night at Sydney’s Olympic Park precinct against a yet-to-be-named opponent. The card will also feature a salivating co-main event between... Read more