Boxing

Evidence of competitive Boxing can be traced back to ancient civilisations in Rome, Greece and Egypt. Professional Boxing however was formed in the early twentieth century and is now an Olympic sport. Some of sport’s most iconic figures have come from professional Boxing, none more illustrious than Mohammed Ali, who arguably became the most significant figure in Boxing history. Other important Boxing fighters include Mike Tyson, Carlos Monzon, Roberto Duran, Marvin Hagler and Oscar De La Hoya.

Last updated: 30 November, 2011

Boxing Articles

I’m a boxing fan, get me out of here!

I’m a boxing fan, get me out of here!

by , 7 Feb 2018

One thing the Australian public seem to love above all else in sport is authenticity – a genuine competition, built on legitimate emotion. It’s apparent across the entire sporting spectrum.

Jeff Horn at Madison Square Garden: Coronation or crucifixion

Jeff Horn at Madison Square Garden: Coronation or crucifixion

by , 31 Jan 2018

While the usual machinations over getting the deal done play out between the camps of Terence Crawford and Jeff Horn – and expect them to drag it out – it is timely to review what’s at stake.

Crawford won’t underestimate Horn: Rushton

Crawford won’t underestimate Horn: Rushton

by , 30 Jan 2018

Glenn Rushton doesn’t expect Terence Crawford’s team will make the same mistake a litany of other boxers have when they’ve stepped into the ring with Jeff Horn: underestimating him.

The day I smashed Kostya Tszyu

The day I smashed Kostya Tszyu

by , 26 Jan 2018

Remember Kostya Tszyu? Of course ya do. Kostya Tszuyu! The great man!

Jeff Horn promoter dismisses chances of Mundine matchup

Jeff Horn promoter dismisses chances of Mundine matchup

by , 19 Jan 2018

Jeff Horn’s promoter Dean Lonergan has ruled out any fight with Anthony Mundine in the short term, saying it would be a clear “step backwards”.

Mundine plays weight game for Horn fight

Mundine plays weight game for Horn fight

by , 18 Jan 2018

An ageless and dangerous Anthony Mundine wants any bout against Jeff Horn to be above the super welterweight limit.

Anthony Mundine vs Tommy Browne highlights: Boxing live round-by-round updates, blog

Anthony Mundine vs Tommy Browne highlights: Boxing live round-by-round updates, blog

by , 17 Jan 2018 Video

Fight Result: Anthony Mundine has scored a spectacular 2nd round KO over fellow Australian Tommy Browne at the Star City Casino in Sydney.

Anthony Mundine vs Tommy Browne live stream: How to watch Star of the Ring II online and on TV

Anthony Mundine vs Tommy Browne live stream: How to watch Star of the Ring II online and on TV

by , 17 Jan 2018

Anthony Mundine will make his return to the ring tonight against Tommy Browne in the event dubbed ‘Star of the Ring II‘. The fight will take place at The Star in Sydney. This is The Roar’s ultimate guide to watching the event on TV and online in Australia.

When does Anthony Mundine vs Tommy Browne start? Star of the Ring II fight start time, venue, boxer profiles

When does Anthony Mundine vs Tommy Browne start? Star of the Ring II fight start time, venue, boxer profiles

by , 16 Jan 2018

Anthony Mundine will return to the ring for the first time in the best part of a year tomorrow night when he faces off against Tommy Browne in a high-stakes domestic fight.

Lucas Browne’s shot at redemption

Lucas Browne’s shot at redemption

by , 16 Jan 2018

The greatest redemption story in Australian sport is perhaps about to be written. It’s certainly the best story of 2018.


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