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UFC 213: Australian MMA fighter Robert Whittaker faces off Cuban Yoel Romero for UFC Middleweight interim title

UFC 213: Robert Whittaker takes on Yoel Romero for middleweight interim title

UFC 213: Nunes vs Shevchenko 2 is held on July 8 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Robert Whittaker (19-4-0) can make history as the first Australian to win UFC title. Sydney-based fighter faces off Yoel Romero (12-1-0)...
Nadia Kassem partakes in UFC Auckland Lewis vs Hunt

Nadia Kassem vs JJ Aldrich added to UFC Auckland

UFC Fight Night 110 Lewis vs. Hunt fight card UFC returns to New Zealand on Sunday June 11. The event is the first promotion since 2014. Vector Arena in Auckland accommodates an international fight bill with...
Devastating leg kicks in muaythai by Australia boxer Robert Powdrillvideo

Throwback: Boxer Rob Powdrill chopping legs in Muay Thai

Leg kicks in Muay Thai, meet Rob Powdrill Perth boxer Rob Powdrill is a well-known name in the fighting circuits. He has been around for over 15 years, taking on some of the best as well...
Boxing great Manny Pacquiao talks about his career, upbringing and future aspirationsvideo

Pacquiao on Mayweather fight: I’ve never thought I lost

Boxing great Manny Pacquiao appears at The AFL Footy Show Manny Pacquiao is currently in Australia. He visits the Land Down Under in terms of the promotional tour for his WBO World welterweight title defense...
Alex James faces off Gaz Rees for the WMC Australian crusierweight title at the Domination 8 muaythai promotion in Perth, WAvideo

Throwback Muay Thai: Alex James vs Gaz Rees

Domination 8 Muaythai: Alex James challenges Gaz Rees for the WMC Australian crusierweight title The Australian championship belt in the cruiserweight class was contested five years ago in Perth, WA. The current title holder at that...
John Wayne Parr reflects back on his knockout victory against Shane Chapman at K-1 kickboxing in Japanvideo

John Wayne Parr reminisces fighting in front of over 10K people

Australian muaythai fighter John Wayne Parr reflects back on his knockout victory against Shane Chapman of New Zealand at the 2005 K-1 Max Eliminations in Japan. The cradle of the development of oriental martial arts,...
Manny Pacquiao visits Australia with the promotional tour ahead of his boxing encounter with Jeff Horn

Manny Pacquiao arrives to Australia, says can’t wait to fight Horn

Manny Pacquiao is fighting Jeff Horn on July 2 at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane The boxing great out of Philippines Manny Pacquiao (59-6-2, 38 KOs) landed in Brisbane on Monday. He visits Australia with the promotional...
Volkanovski vs Hirota tops up UFC Auckland fight card

UFC Auckland: Alex Volkanovski takes on Mizuto Hirota

Volkanovski vs Hirota added to UFC Fight Night 110: Lewis vs Hunt The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to New Zealand on Sunday June 11. UFC Fight Night 110: Lewis vs Hunt is held at 12.000 seat Vector...
Perth fighter April Okely living muaythai life

Girl Power: April Okely tops up Muay Thai roster

Muaythai substantive in everyday life of many Alongside professional fighting, Muaythai has indeed become an enjoyable workout for quite some time now. Not only men but also women travel to Thailand to learn the Art of...
Robert Whittaker defeats Jacare Souza at UFC on FOX

UFC on Fox: Whittaker TKO’s Souza, wants to fight Bisping

Robert Whittaker: Bisping owes me a fight New Zealand-born, residing in Australia, Robert Whittaker caused an upset last Saturday in Kanzas City. Ranked No.6 in the middleweight class went up against Ranked No.3 Ronaldo "Jacare"...
Street fight breaks out while muay thai fighter John Wayne Parr interviews the coach of UFC star Conor McGregor, John Kavanaghvideo

Street fight interrupts John Wayne Parr & John Kavanagh

The Notorious Talk The coach of the UFC star Conor McGregor, John Kavanagh is in Down Under on a promotional tour. During his visit he caught up with the Australian muaythai fighter John Wayne Parr. The...
Muaythai champion Nathan Corbett talks his fights and friendships with kickboxing stars Gokhan Saki and Tyrone Spong

The Night the Universe Took Three Greats out of Kickboxing

Glory 15 Kickboxing - 4/12/14 Istanbul, Turkey I was talking to Tyrone Spong about this today and he said that was all of our last night as kickboxers. Of course it wasn't the plan. Well...
Yodsanklai Fairtex is fighting Marco Tentori at Origins muaythai promotion in Perthvideo

Throwback Muay Thai: Yodsanklai Fairtex vs Marco Tentori

Yodsanklai vs Machine Gun Muaythai celeb out of Thailand, Yodsanklai Fairtex visited Perth in August 2015. That was his third journey to Australia since 2005. In the debut he fought and defeated John Wayne Parr on...
Australian fighter to partake in Girl Power kickboxing series on European television network SFR Sport 5

Australian kickboxer in Girl Power series on European TV

Blog: Girl Power out of Australia Girl Power is a series of female kickboxing tournaments live on SFR Sport 5. To date we have presented two shows, with ten more series ahead. The producer is...
Bellator Kickboxing 5 results: John Wayne Parr KO's Nando Calzettavideo

John Wayne Parr makes Knockout debut at Bellator Kickboxing

John Wayne Parr knocks out Nando Calzetta at Bellator Kickboxing 5. Australian muaythai fighter John Wayne Parr (96-32) has recorded the fight No. 128. He faced off Italian Nando Calzetta (45-10) at Bellator Kickboxing promotion...