Andrew Wake | 05.05.15 02:02
AUSSIE prospect Damien "Super" Hooper got his career back on
track with a dominant display against Filipino Marlon Alta in
Eatons Hill, Queensland on Sunday.
The light-heavyweight, who represented his country at the 2012
Olympic Games, had suffered his first professional setback against
Rob Powdrill last November, but was determined to return in
Hooper was in charge from the first bell to last as he peppered
Alta with his jab before bringing a solid hook into play. In fac...
Andrew Wake | 05.05.15 01:59
Jason Cunningham faces Brett Fideo over six rounds.
Andrew Wake | 05.05.15 01:54
Andy Townend faces Femi Fehintola for the vacant English
super-featherweight title on Stefy Bull's show in Doncaster.
Andrew Wake | 02.05.15 01:49
Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao tipped the scales a day
before their massive clash in Las Vegas.
Both boxers were under the welterweight limited, with Mayweather
coming at 146lbs and Pacquiao a pound lighter.
Andrew Wake | 30.04.15 10:51
VIP Boxing Promotions presents UPTON V JENKINSON, Oldham
18th April 2015.
Andrew Wake | 30.04.15 10:45
The third episode of an intimate four-part documentary
series chronicling the life of perennial pound-for-pound champion
Floyd Mayweather as he navigates his collision course with Manny
Andrew Wake | 30.04.15 10:42
Manny Pacquiao says he wants his mega fight with Floyd
Mayweather Jnr to be enjoyable and inspiration to people across the
The humble Filipino idol has re-established himself since his
devastating 2012 defeat at the hands of Juan Manual Marquez and
believes the stage is set for one of the greatest fights of all
However, as well as cement his legacy, he wants people to view
his place in such a big match-up as evidence that anyone can
achieve greatness if they try.
Andrew Wake | 30.04.15 10:13
Despite Manny Pacquiao halting 38 of his 57 opponents, trainer
Floyd Mayweather Snr insists the Filipino star is not much of a
hitter and is made for his son.
The veteran cornerman has seen his fighters fail to defeat
Pacquiao in the past but is sure Mayweather Jnr has the tools for
On paper, Pacquiao actually appears to have the edge in power,
but he hasn't halted any of his nine opponents and is naturally the
"Whatever happens on Saturday, it's going ...
Andrew Wake | 30.04.15 07:21
DAMIEN HOOPER has promised to repay Ricky Hatton's faith
in him with a stunning performance against Marlon Alta on a special
Australia v Philippines promotion in Eaton's Hill, Queensland this
Sunday (May 3).
The 2012 Olympian suffered a shock knockout defeat to Rob
Powdrill last November, but Hatton has stuck by him and still
believes he can go onto be another world champion from Down
Sunday's bill, which is promoted by Angelo Di Carlo, is an
unusual one ...
Andrew Wake | 29.04.15 03:37
HATTON PROMOTIONS would like to clarify the situation regarding
Lucas Browne's mandatory fight with WBA heavyweight champion Ruslan
Lucas was made mandatory by an official notification of the WBA
Championship Committee on the 24th February this year.
However Chagaev's team explicitly stated that they wished their
boxer to make an optional defence first on the 24th of April 2015
in Germany as they had a TV commitment confirmed for this specific