You’re an idiot, Mundine

A fired up Anthony Mundine has launched a stunning tirade against fellow Aussie boxers Danny Green and Daniel Geale, calling them monkeys. “The Man” got hot under the collar when asked on if he was interested in rematches with either of his fellow countrymen. “I’m the gorilla, I’m the silverback, they’re the monkeys who are … [Read the full story]

Tarver puts Danny Green in his place

American veteran Antonio Tarver turned back the years and turned out the lights on Danny Green, taking away the Australian’s IBO cruiserweight boxing title with a ninth-round stoppage at the Sydney Entertainment Centre on Wednesday. Tarver 42, added the title to his four light-heavyweight titles. The savvy American showed all the skill and nous accumulated … [Read the full story]

Antonio Tarver declares war on Danny Green

Four-time world boxing champion Antonio Tarver says he is ready to break Danny Green’s will and then knock him out in their IBO cruiserweight title fight on July 20. The American declared war on Danny Green after he arrived in Sydney to prepare for his title challenge to Australia’s IBO cruiserweight champion. “We came prepared … [Read the full story]

The Green Machine ain’t retiring yet

“Look, unless something radical happens, I’m back.” With that simple statement, IBO cruiserweight world champion Danny Green declared his intention to fight again, ending speculation he was about to retire. Green considered walking away from the sport after undergoing emergency surgery in January to remove an abscess the size of a softball on his appendix … [Read the full story]

Don’t you know I’m Danny Green

Boxer Danny Green struggled with excruciating abdominal pain, which later required emergency surgery to remove a softball-sized abscess and his appendix, but he has denied his behaviour at Busselton Hospital on New Year’s Eve warranted police intervention. Green, 37, rejected suggestions he was behaving erratically and said he was unaware police had been called. He … [Read the full story]

Green V Flores – will it be another ‘sham’

When Danny Green knocked Paul Briggs out in July, in 19 seconds of the first round, Australian boxing fans were furious, and rightly so. The Western Australian Professional Combat Sports Commission later deemed the fight to be a “sham contest”, declaring Briggs failed to fully disclose the complete picture of his suspect health. Although Green … [Read the full story]

Mundine turned down pleading Briggs

Besieged boxer Paul Briggs pleaded with world champion Anthony Mundine for a one-off fight night to save him from financial ruin. But Mundine knocked him back, fearing the out-of-condition Briggs could suffer permanent injury if the pair fought. Mundine’s manager Khoder Nasser confirmed the approach, saying Mundine feared for Briggs’ safety. Nasser told Briggs: “You’re … [Read the full story]