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Unbeaten Aussies Abroad

Heavyweight Lucas Browne (20-0, 18KOs) and Light Heavyweight Blake Caparello (19-0-1, 6KO) will fly the flag for Australia this weekend when each take to the ring in overseas bouts. 310 more words


Hooper Dominates Brave Casey

After weeks of antagonising comments over social media, Damien Hooper got his revenge on Joel Casey lastnight at Jupiter’s Casino on the Gold Coast.

Casey, 30, was vocal in calling out the 2012 Olympian, but it was 22 year old Hooper who proved much too good, putting on a dominant and career best performance before ending the bout in the 7th round. 120 more words


Rod Salka: Ignoring Critics, Aiming for Danny Garcia

By Tim Smith
The criticism came through loud and clear, from the usual sources and some unexpected precincts. It was an immediate reaction to the announcement that Rod Salka would be fighting Danny Garcia, the WBC and WBA junior welterweight champion. 1,307 more words


Brothers In Arms: A List of Notable Boxing Brothers

Photo of Anthony Peterson vs. Jermaine White: Tom Casino / SHOWTIME

From Showtime Boxing Analyst Steve Farhood
Next Saturday, IBF junior welterweight titlist Lamont Peterson, 32-2-1, and lightweight Anthony Peterson, 33-1, will be featured in nationally televised bouts at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. 424 more words


IBR on The Cruelest Sport

“This complexity can only help Golovkin, born in Kazakhstan but now living in Stuttgart, Germany. It keeps him on the public’s tongues and thumbs, spawning arguments on social media that rage far longer than the ten or so minutes it took for him to dispatch Geale. 60 more words


Fighting Words: The Legend of Gennady Golovkin

Last night, I was fortunate enough to be present at Madison Square Garden as Kazakh middleweight Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (30-0, 27 KO) defended his WBA middleweight title against tough Australian contender Daniel Geale (30-3, 16 KO). 1,029 more words


Fighting Words: The Undercard at MSG

Last night I had the good fortune of being present at Madison Square Garden (in solid seats, no less) for the Gennady Golovkin vs. Daniel Geale middleweight title fight, which was broadcast on HBO. 1,388 more words