Boxing

New Zealand no.1 light welterweight, Queenstowner Richie Hadlow, boxes Australia's newly-crowned champion in Perth this Saturday. Hadlow, 29, who'll fight David Haynes in the latter's home city, will be joined in Australia by fellow Fight Science Amateur Boxing Club fighter,...

Knockout event all round

With more than $40,000 raised, the presentation of a historic belt to a previous contender, and one of the best amateur boxing bouts Queenstown has seen, Thriller 2016 was a knockout. About 1250 people packed into the Queenstown Events Centre...
A last-minute decision has left two wannabe Queenstown boxers thrilled. Danielle Sherman thought her gloves were off after injury forced her opponent, Megan Mathews, to withdraw from next weekend's Thriller charity boxing event. However, the bout's back on, with local marketing...
Two Queenstown Thriller boxing contenders have been dealt a blow. A knee injury has forced Megan Mathews to withdraw – meaning her bout with fellow Canadian Danielle Sherman has been canned. Organiser Simon Green says the pair are gutted. Mathews got the...
The gloves are off as Thriller in the Chiller announce contenders for this year's charity boxing event. Ten hopefuls are vying for a knockout performance. Louise Scott speaks to one couple hooked on training Steve Gillard's first sparring session resulted...
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