AUSTRALIA’S Lucas “Big Daddy” Browne has relinquished his Commonwealth heavyweight title with immediate effect.
Browne became the first fighter from Down Under to hold the crown in 122 years when he stopped Canada’s Eric Bahoeli in April 2014. Continue reading
LUCAS BROWNE has laid down the gauntlet to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, telling the American to name the time and place for a fight.
Browne, who remains the mandatory challenger for Ruslan Chagaev’s WBA crown, began goading Wilder following the Alabama-native’s below par performance against Eric Molina earlier this month. Continue reading
LUCAS “BIG DADDY” BROWNE believes he would have ripped the WBC heavyweight crown away from Deontay Wilder if he had been the American’s opponent this weekend. Continue reading
CAMERON HAMMOND’S WBA Oceania title clash with Jess Ravudi will double up as an eliminator the Commonwealth welterweight crown.
The 25-year-old from Moree, New South Wales is looking to return with an explosive performance following six months on the side lines. Continue reading
RICKY HATTON-TRAINED siblings Anthony and Sonny Upton impressed once again as they defeated overseas opponents at the historic York Hall in Bethnal Green, London on Saturday night (May 16). Continue reading
Zhanat Zhakiyanov won the WBA International title and scored his 12 successive stoppage when he halted Argentina’s Hector Guzman in the sixth round in Vratsa, Bulgaria on Saturday night (May 9).
The Ricky Hatton-trained bantamweight looked set to have an early night when he dropped Guzman with a wide-arching left hook in the opening round. But things nearly turned around when Zhakiyanov suffered a flash knockdown from a counter right a round later. Continue reading
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 Under. Continue reading
HATTON PROMOTIONS would like to clarify the situation regarding Lucas Browne’s mandatory fight with WBA heavyweight champion Ruslan Chagaev. Continue reading
RISING Aussie star Cameron Hammond is promising to dust off the cobwebs with an explosive performance when he returns to the ring next month.
The 2012 Olympian has had some time off due to injury, but is raring to go again and is looking to stamp his mark on the welterweight division. Continue reading
HATTON PROMOTIONS’ light-middleweight prospect Pauly Upton took his unbeaten run to eight fights with a deserved points victory over the experienced Chris Jenkinson on Saturday night.
The oldest of the Upton siblings had to keep a cool head against a foe determined on making things difficult and was rewarded with a 60-53 on the card of referee John Latham. Continue reading