Parker’s plan: win - and get the hell out of Texas
He may be marooned in Texas, but Joseph Parker is closer to a return to boxing’s big time than you’d think.
Hughie’s Gypsy style has potential to cause Parker problems
Hughie Fury is a different beast from any that Joseph Parker has faced at this point in his career.
The lowdown on Israel Adesanya
Nigerian-born Kiwi Israel Adesanya is a world champ in one of the world’s toughest sports - but will the recoil over bloodsports stop his path to a Halberg?
Is UFC calling new world champ?
Hamilton’s new world MMA champion, Michelle Montague, must now be pondering turning pro, in her dream to become the first Kiwi woman in the UFC.
The lonely road of a boxing world champ
In the countdown to the fight for the WBO world light heavyweight belt, Kiwi boxer Geovana Peres reveals the solitary life she’s chosen to remain a world champion.
Soprano heavyweight hitting high notes in the ring
“Classy Claire” Hafner has found a way to meld her two professional passions - as a heavyweight boxer and an opera singer.
What boxing’s shock means for Joseph Parker
Sportsroom editor and part-time boxing promoter Steve Deane answers the burning questions following Andy Ruiz Jr’s shock seventh round stoppage of Anthony Joshua.
Silly death threats fail to sell lame title defence
Don’t worry If you blinked and missed the weekend’s WBC heavyweight world title fight over the weekend. You weren’t alone.
A tale of two Israels
Brash, bold, striking to behold - with fighting skills straight out of an X-Box - Adesanya had superstar stencilled all over him from the moment he wandered into a Rotorua gym.