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2 of the world’s best boxers are desperate to fight Conor McGregor, proving the balance of power has swung wildly towards UFC and Dana White

Conor McGregor added another statement win to his record by finishing Donald Cerrone in 40 seconds at UFC 246 on January 18. The style of the victory restored McGregor’s global star appeal, which transcends mixed martial arts. McGregor is so valuable, and capable of building monstrously successful pay-per-view events, that […]
2 of the world’s best boxers are desperate to fight Conor McGregor, proving the balance of power has swung wildly towards UFC and Dana White
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Manny Pacquiao’s next opponent Keith Thurman has pushed back against Deontay Wilder’s controversial comments, saying boxing is ‘not about killing people’

Keith Thurman has pushed back against Deontay Wilder’s controversial comments last week, saying that boxing is “not about killing people.” Thurman defends his World Boxing Association (super) welterweight title against Manny Pacquiao in the summer. It is a fight that is amplifying the unbeaten Thurman to the wider sporting consciousness. […]
Manny Pacquiao’s next opponent Keith Thurman has pushed back against Deontay Wilder’s controversial comments, saying boxing is ‘not about killing people’
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Manny Pacquiao sacked his boxing coach of 16 years through a press release

Manny Pacquiao fired Freddie Roach through a press release. Pacquiao and Roach had enjoyed a massively successful 16 year partnership, but Roach learned about his dismissal at the same time as the rest of the boxing industry. Roach says the way he found out was “disappointing” but stressed that he […]
Manny Pacquiao sacked his boxing coach of 16 years through a press release
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning. 1. It’s going to be a big week for Australian dollar traders. It’s opened the week just shy of US77 cents, and can almost count on the US Independence Day holiday tomorrow for bit of a lift. But there’s also manufacturing PMI, ANZ job ads and building approvals […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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The best reactions to Jeff Horn’s stunning upset over Manny Pacquiao

Brisbane schoolteacher Jeff Horn shocked the boxing world at Suncorp Stadium yesterday by beating Filipino champion Manny Pacquiao in what came down to a judges’ decision, which he won unanimously — 117-111, 115-113 and 115-113. The match is being described as one of the biggest upsets in boxing history with […]
The best reactions to Jeff Horn’s stunning upset over Manny Pacquiao