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Damien Hooper promises to repay Hatton’s faith

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

Zhakiyanov, Hammond March On; Hooper KO´d

There were mixed emotions for Hatton Promotions’ fighters in Chandler, Brisbane on Saturday as Zhanat Zhakiyanov and Cameron Hammond continued to their journeys towards world title opportunities while Damien Hooper suffered a shock setback.

Kazakhstani terror Zhakiyanov remained on course for a possible clash with WBC bantamweight champion Shinsuke Yamanaka by laying out the experienced Filipino Roberto Lerio in the second round. Continue reading

Cameron Hammond and Damien Hooper back in action next month

HATTON PROMOTIONS’ Olympic boxing sensations Cameron Hammond and Damien Hooper will look to continue their climb to the top when they return to action next month.

The highly-rated Aussies appear on an action-packed card at the Sleeman Sports Complex in Chandler, Queensland on November 8 and are hoping for extend their unbeaten records. Continue reading

Damien Hooper beats Casey

Damien ‘Super’ Hooper looked like a pupil of the Ricky Hatton school of body punching as he crushed bitter rival in the seventh round of their fight at the Jupiter’s Hotel & Casino in Broadbeach, Australia.

Hooper, a 2012 Olympian, has been watching tapes of his promoter’s fights for some time and appears to have picked up a few pointers. Continue reading

Damien Hooper dominates Josh Webb

FAST-RISING Australian light-heavyweight Damien “Super” Hooper put on a clinic against countryman Josh Webb, before stopping him at the end of third round in Perth on Friday night (June 20).

The 2012 Olympian boxed cleverly behind a solid jab early on before making his foe eat right hands. Continue reading

Damien “Super” Hooper extends his unbeaten record to seven fights

Aussie light-heavyweight sensation Damien “Super” Hooper extended his unbeaten record to seven fights with a clear-cut six round unanimous decision over tough southpaw and natural cruiserweight Young-Don Um on Wednesday night.

The 2012 London Olympian went out looking to score another knockout – none of his previous professional opponents had heard their final bell – and peppered his opponent with a variety of solid shots. Continue reading