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‘Just really heartbreaking’: Australian misses out on boxing history by barest of margins

‘Just really heartbreaking’: Australian misses out on boxing history by barest of margins

Skye Nicolson was in tears as she came to terms a loss that came just as she appeared poised to become the first Australian female to earning a boxing medal.

  • by Adrian Proszenko

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Nicolson wins through to quarter-finals as draw opens up

Nicolson wins through to quarter-finals as draw opens up

Australian featherweight Skye Nicolson is just two wins away from reaching the gold-medal bout, with the first, third and fourth seeds having already been eliminated.

‘Where do I sign?’: Former world champ ready to fight Tszyu in Australia

‘Where do I sign?’: Former world champ ready to fight Tszyu in Australia

Former WBO super welterweight world champion Liam ‘Beefy’ Smith is prepared to fly to Australia to fight Tim Tszyu if the price is right.

  • by Adrian Proszenko
Tim Tszyu ‘really didn’t want this fight’, says Michael Zerafa

Tim Tszyu ‘really didn’t want this fight’, says Michael Zerafa

Michael Zerafa has shifted the blame for the cancellation of his highly anticipated fight with Tim Tszyu to his opponent, saying he tried to make the fight happen in Melbourne.

  • by Damien Ractliffe
‘Let’s go’: Former world champion ready to take up Tszyu’s challenge

‘Let’s go’: Former world champion ready to take up Tszyu’s challenge

One of Tim Tszyu’s target opponents has welcomed the prospect of stepping into the ring with the rising Australian after his demolition of Steve Spark.

  • by Adrian Proszenko
As it happened: Tim Tszyu earns third-round knockout victory against Steve Spark

As it happened: Tim Tszyu earns third-round knockout victory against Steve Spark

Steve Spark was hoping to pull off the biggest sporting upset this year, but Tim Tszyu showed why he is on track to contest for a world title.

  • by Adrian Proszenko
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The real reason Tszyu wouldn’t reschedule Zerafa bout

The real reason Tszyu wouldn’t reschedule Zerafa bout

Questions over why Tim Tszyu didn’t postpone his fight with Michael Zerafa can finally be answered ahead of his showdown with Steve Spark.

  • by Adrian Proszenko
The day Tim Tszyu took a back seat to Steve Spark

The day Tim Tszyu took a back seat to Steve Spark

Tim Tszyu has become the face of Australian boxing, but Steve Spark was the headline act when they were on a fight card together just four years ago.

  • by Adrian Proszenko
Tszyu wants to make Zerafa pay for pullout, lines up new opponent

Tszyu wants to make Zerafa pay for pullout, lines up new opponent

Tim Tszyu is furious that Michael Zerafa cancelled their anticipated showdown but has named a new opponent with a ‘Rocky Balboa’ story.

  • by Adrian Proszenko
‘It’s been a rollercoaster’: Huni opens up on Gallen, injury and missing the Games

‘It’s been a rollercoaster’: Huni opens up on Gallen, injury and missing the Games

Justis Huni has come down from the high of knocking out Paul Gallen to the low of missing the Olympics. There has, however, been good news on the injury front.

  • by Adrian Proszenko
Storm advice but there’s still a cloud over Tszyu-Zerafa bout

Storm advice but there’s still a cloud over Tszyu-Zerafa bout

Tim Tszyu is tired of the seemingly endless excuses coming out of the Michael Zerafa camp and implored the Victorian to make their anticipated bout a reality.

  • by Adrian Proszenko