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Rousey back in spotlight after Holm UFC knockout

Ronda Rousey with her family.

9:16 AM   Ronda Rousey has returned to the public eye a fortnight after her savage loss to Holly Holm in their UFC title fight in Melbourne.

Fury cites Ali in Klitschko plot

Challenger Tyson Fury, center, is watched by world champion Wladimir Klitschko, left, during the Official Weigh-In in Essen, Germany, prior their heavyweight boxing fight, Friday, Nov. 27, 2015. The title clash will take place in Duesseldorf's LTU arena on Saturday. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

Ian Chadband 12:45 PM   Ali beat favourite Liston, Spinks beat favourite Ali. And big-talking underdog Tyson Fury reckons he'll end the 11-year heavyweight reign of Wladimir Klitschko.

Danny Green opens up

Clear-eyed approach: Danny Green would relish a rematch with Anthony Mundine.

Daniel Cherny   Danny Green can tell when they're real. He can feel their pulse racing, and see it in their eyes..

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Olympic Games near miss inspires Canberra boxer

Canberra boxer Dave Toussaint ready for his fight on Saturday night.

Lee Gaskin   One lousy point was all that stopped Canberra boxer Dave Toussaint from fulfilling his Olympic Games dream.

Perth heavyweight boxer Mark de Mori set to take on David Haye

Mark de Mori

Simon White   Perth heavyweight boxer Mark de Mori has finally secured the big-time, big-money fight he has been dreaming about - a clash with British former WBA champion David Haye.

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Watts lets fists do talking by beating Stridsman

Shelley Watts celebrates after defeating Isabelle Ratna.

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Shelley Watts has successfully defended her 60kg Australian Boxing title on the Gold Coast.

Green focused on Konrad, not Mundine

Danny Green in action.

AAP   Boxing war-horse Danny Green says any talks about his long-awaited rematch with Anthony Mundine are on the back-burner until he takes care of German Konni Konrad in Melbourne next month.

Watts determined to break drought

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - AUGUST 02:  Shelley Watts (R) of Australia and Laishram Devi of India compete in the Women's Light (57-60kg) Final Bout at SSE Hydro during day ten of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on August 2, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland.  (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Phil Lutton   The Commonwealth Games champ wants more gold and the scalp of one of the world's best fighters

Green sounded out for world title fight in Germany

On attack: Danny Green  fights Roberto Bolonti  in Melbourne in August.

Daniel Lane   Anthony Mundine isn't the only big fight on Danny Green's radar with revelations he's being sounded out to fight German southpaw Juergen Braehmer for his WBA light-heavyweight belt.

Jeff Fenech: 'Ban boxing before allowing Green-Mundine rematch'

Australia boxing legend Jeff Fenech says the sport should be banned if a Danny Green and Anthony Mundine rematch is sanctioned.

Australian boxing legend Jeff Fenech says the sport should be banned in Australia if a proposed rematch between Danny Green and Anthony Mundine is sanctioned.

Green's verbal blow at Mundine

Danny Green taunted Anthony Mundine after he lost his title fight.

Brendan Foster   Danny Green wasted no time launching a verbal blow to his long-time rival Anthony Mundine after he lost his WBC Silver super welterweight title fight to American Charles Hatley on Wednesday night.

Mundine undecided on boxing future

Uncertain future: Anthony Mundine.

Ronny Lerner   Anthony Mundine was still undecided about continuing his glittering boxing career the morning after suffering a comprehensive defeat to American Charles Hatley at the Melbourne Convention Centre.

Mundine should retire - but this is boxing

Anthony Mundine of Australia is knocked down by Charles Hatley of the US during their fight on Wednesday night.

Phil Lutton   Anthony Mundine took a heavy beating but won't be able to resist a shot at Danny Green.

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Mundine loses to American Hatley

Anthony Mundine of Australia is knocked down by Charles Hatley of the US during their fight on Wednesday night.

Anthony Mundine has lost his WBC Silver super welterweight boxing title fight against American Charles Hatley.

Tuck knocked out during boxing debut

Former Richmond Tigers player Shane Tuck and Lucas Miller in the ring on Wednesday night.

Former Richmond AFL player Shane Tuck has been taken to hospital after being knocked out during his professional boxing debut.

Mundine dedicates fight to Hughes

Mundine: 'I'm thinking of Phil's family'.

Daniel Cherny   Anthony Mundine has dedicated his Wednesday night fight against American Charles Hatley to the family of late Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes.

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Mundine trumps dad in boxing longevity

What makes Anthony Mundine's record of family longevity more remarkable is the fact that he didn't become a professional boxer until after he turned 25 and had played seven seasons of senior rugby league.

Anthony Mundine says he wants to have a maximum of five more fights after remarkably spending more time as a professional boxer than his famous fighting dad Tony.

Khan looks forward to fight with Pacquiao

Itching for a fight: Amir Khan.

British boxer Amir Khan said on Tuesday his team was negotiating a fight with Manny Pacquiao in what would be the Filipino great's final bout before taking to full-time politics.

Green to fight Konrad but eyeing Mundine

Danny Green says a return bout with Anthony Mundine is long overdue.

Veteran boxer Danny Green says arch-rival Anthony Mundine owes it to the Australian sporting public to give them the rematch they want.

Perth boxer Danny Green to announce fight in Melbourne on December 2

Danny Green has pulled out of his fight with Konni Konrad because of injury.

Simon White   Perth boxer Danny Green will on Thursday announce the next fight in his comeback - a bout against a yet-to-be-named opponent in Melbourne on December 2.

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