Angelo Di Carlo talks Law’s progress, title fight with MacKenzie
  QUEENSLAND promoter Angelo Di Carlo has promoted some of the best domestic dust-ups seen in recent years. His shows, which until recently were a staple at the Mansfield Tavern, were a cant-miss in terms of evenly matched fights with an electric atmosphere.   Although the venue may have... Read more
O’Connell vs. Nongkipahuyuth for WIBA title, June 14 in Melbourne
  AFTER challenging for multiples world titles both home and abroad in the featherweight and super featherweight divisions, Australia’s ‘Shotgun’ Shannon O’Connell will finally fight for a world title in her preferred super bantamweight division.   O’Connell, 31, will challenge credible Thai Sriphrae Nongkipahuyuth, 21, ten years her junior,... Read more
Our Experts Decide: MacKenzie vs. Law & Ammann vs. Flanagan
  THIS week Australian boxing has two solid Australian title fights taking place, both in Queensland and both on separate bills. The first is on Wednesday night, when highly-touted Kye MacKenzie puts his Australian super featherweight title on the line against a resurgent Waylon Law.   The other takes... Read more
Live Stream Preview: No Excuses 7 – Rising Stars ($9.95 PPV)
  TONIGHT at 7:00 PM (AEST) from the Nerang PCYC, Australia’s premier live streaming service Live Boxing will be providing exclusive live coverage for tonight’s non televised card.   The four-fight card will be headlined by talented super-middleweight prospect Rohan Murdock (13-1, 10 KOs), who was looking to continue... Read more
Zac Dunn – “It will all unfold at the right time”
  THE opponent may have changed, so too the title up for grabs, but it will be business as usual for promising Victorian super-middleweight prospect Zac ‘Dynamo’ Dunn, who is in action tonight in a ten round regional title fight against South Korean Kyung-Suk Kwak.   Dunn, 23, is... Read more
WBA announce Golovkin vs. Fletcher as mandatory defence
  FOR the last twelve months there has been a consistent message from the camp of Jarrod ‘Left Jab’ Fletcher, that he’ll fight anyone in the world in the middleweight division.   Believing in their charge, the team behind Fletcher has been working to secure the biggest and best... Read more
World rating awaits for winner of Dib vs. Elliot clash
  BOXING returns to the Emporium Function Centre in Bankstown on May 31st with ‘No Fear’, an explosive evening of local professional boxing talent headlined by Billel ‘Babyface’ Dib, who will face Brent ‘Ginger Ninja’ Elliott for the vacant WBO Oriental super featherweight title and top-fifteen world rating up... Read more
Brave Mundraby retires after four against Galahad
  ON paper it looked like it would be a tough night at the office for Australia’s Fred Mundraby.   After four one-sided rounds, it was exactly that as a brave Mundraby endured a beating before retiring on his stool against England’s Kid Galahad in their Commonwealth super bantamweight... Read more
Live Stream Preview: Kidd vs. Ford ($1.00 PPV)
  AUSTRALIAN boxing’s premier live streaming website Live Boxing is a socially-fueled video streaming service that gives fight fans across Australia the opportunity to stream local fight nights live into their living room, making the days of missing off-TV cards a distant memory.   In the past two months,... Read more
Mike Perez injured, HBO scrap Geale-Macklin card
  HEAVYWEIGHT contender Mike Perez has injured his shoulder only weeks before his scheduled WBC heavyweight title eliminator against Bryant Jennings, forcing broadcaster HBO to scrap the entire card – including the high stakes middleweight clash between Daniel Geale and Matthew Macklin.   “I was floored when I got... Read more
Boxing Bits: Mundine in Melbourne, Fletcher bypassed for title
  MUNDINE IN MELBOURNE   WITH the loss to Joshua Clottey behind him, former two-division titlist Anthony Mundine has been in Melbourne for the past week, entering negotiations with a local promoter for what could perhaps be a return to the nation’s sporting capital later in the year –... Read more
Soliman hits the road for world title tilt
  SAM ‘King’ Soliman flies out of Melbourne on Thursday for the final leg of his preparation before taking on middleweight titlist, Felix Sturm in Germany on Saturday May 31st for the IBF middleweight championship.   “The countdown to the biggest fight of my 23 year career has just... Read more
VIDEO: Sam Soliman – “Sturm got tailed last time we fought”
  SAM Soliman is three weeks away from the biggest night of his professional career.   The IBF middleweight title contender spoke candidly in an exclusive interview with Aus-Boxing, only days before he leaves for Germany to face Felix Sturm.         Read more
Fred Mundraby – “I want to show my desire to win”
  KID Galahad is arguably one of the best prospects in Europe. In a handful of fights, the Qatar-born but Sheffield based Galahad has picked up the British, European and WBC International super bantamweight titles, while also remaining unbeaten.   If everything goes according to plan, Galahad, 24, will... Read more
Best I’ve Faced: Billy Dib
  IN a professional career that has taken him across the globe, Billy ‘The Kid’ Dib has encountered some of the biggest names in the sport.   Having been signed to Golden Boy Promotions at an early stage of his career, Dib gained experience from fighting on the biggest... Read more
Katsidis vs. Earl rematch confirmed for July 4th
  FORMER two-time WBO lightweight interim titlist and Australia’s own Michael Katsidis ‘The Great’ will take on former rival in England’s Graham Earl, in a rematch which is sure to provide as many fireworks as the first fight. The highly anticipated match up will take place in Toowoomba on... Read more
Browne wants Leapai next after Bahoeli bruising
  LUCAS Browne has made history and now he is after a clash with fellow Aussie Alex Leapai.   Browne recovered a from a third round head clash to record an entertaining fifth round stoppage of Eric Bahoeli and become the first Australia to win the Commonwealth heavyweight title... Read more
Klitschko halts Leapai in five one-sided rounds
  ALTHOUGH the rounds were the same, for Alex Leapai and Lucas Browne – their fortunes were very different.   On the partizan ground of Oberhausen, Leapai found the going tough as he was thoroughly beaten by long-reigning lineal heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko for five-one sided rounds, before proceedings... Read more
Browne floors Bahoeli three times in five round thriller
  THE drought has officially been broken.   It may have only gone five rounds, but it was dramatic and enthralling viewing as Lucas ‘Big Daddy’ Browne overcame a nasty cut to defeat a courageous Eric Bahoeli in five thrilling rounds.   Browne, 35, looked very nervous as he... Read more
Live Blog: Leapai vs. Klitschko & Browne vs. Bahoeli
  Aus-Boxing will have a live blog for round-by-round updates for the historic heavyweight title fights, first from Sheffield, England where Lucas Browne faces off against Eric Bahoeli for the vacant Commonwealth heavyweight title. We will then provide round-by-round updates for Alex Leapai’s challenge for world title glory when... Read more
VIDEO: Lucas Browne – “At some point Leapai and I will have to clash”
  ALL eyes will be on Australia’s two heavyweight hopes as they line-up separately in two fights of great magnitude.   From Oberhausen, Germany, Alex Leapai will challenge lineal heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko for his WBO/WBA/IBF/IBO heavyweight titles, while Lucas Browne will challenge Eric Bahoeli for the vacant Commonwealth... Read more
VIDEO: Browne and Bahoeli make weight for Commonwealth title clash
  THE time for talking is almost done as Australian Lucas Browne and his Canadian opponent Eric Bahoeli successfully made weight at last night’s official weigh-in.   Browne, 35, is looking to become the first Australian in 122 years to lift the Commonwealth heayvweight title.   A win would... Read more
VIDEO: Leapai and Klitschko weigh-in and staredown
  FORMER heavyweight champion Shannon Briggs continued his embarrassing campaign for a fight with unified heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, this time by interrupting the official weigh-in for the fight between the world champion and Australian challenger Alex Leapai.   It is the second time this week the 42-year-old has... Read more
VIDEO: Shannon Briggs invades Klitschko-Leapai press conference
  THIS week, the spotlight has been entirely on lineal heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko and his title defence against Alex Leapai, which takes place in Oberhausen this weekend.   For many, it’s an opportunity to see one of the most dominate and humble heavyweight champions of the modern era... Read more
Our Experts Decide: Leapai vs. Klitschko & Browne vs. Bahoeli
  THE heavyweight division in Australia is thriving, on April 27th, Australian boxing history will be made when Alex ‘Lionheart’ Leapai and Lucas ‘Big Daddy’ Browne fly the flag abroad. Leapai will challenge undisputed lineal heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko for his unified WBO/WBA/IBF/IBO world title belts in Germany. On... Read more
Leapai Confident Ahead of Mission Impossible in Oberhausen
  THE odds appear insurmountable, the task unforgiving and with a ten-year championship reign riding against him, it appears as if Alex Leapai has bitten off substantially more than he can chew in the shape of Wladimir Klitschko. But if you ask the driver by day, boxer by night... Read more
Lucas Browne hoping for Sheffield support
  LUCAS Browne is hoping Sheffield fight fans get behind him when he faces Eric Martel Bahoeli next Saturday, despite him defeating one of the city’s favourite sons.   Browne, 35, set up his Commonwealth heavyweight shot by stopping the Steel City’s own Richard Towers in Hull last November,... Read more
Johnathon Banks – “Leapai is going to be in a totally different world”
  AHEAD of what most boxing experts see as a routine title defence for unified heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko against Alex Leapai on April 27th in Oberhausen, Klitschko’s head trainer Johnathon Banks has reiterated this as he speaks confidently about his fighter’s preparation.   “We’re looking good and it’s... Read more
Heavyweight history of upsets says Alex Leapai can win
  AUSTRALIA’s Alex Leapai will be a implausible underdog when he fights Wladimir Klitschko for his four heavyweight world title belts. The great Klitschko holds the IBF, WBO, WBA Super and IBO belts and has not been beaten in a decade, while Leapai is a former footballer from Queensland... Read more
Boxing Bits: Leapai lands in Germany, Dib prepares for relaunch & More
  LEAPAI LANDS IN GERMANY FOR DATE WITH DESTINY   Alex Leapai along with Noel Thornberry and his team have safely arrived in Germany, only days before his historic heavyweight world title tilt against divisional kingpin Wladimir Klitschko.   Leapai, 34, finished his final preparations in Brisbane last week... Read more